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Previous UNLV football player Kenny Keys Jr. passes away

Kenney Keys Jr. (Photo: Inside the Rebels/Twitter)
 Kenney Keys Jr. (Picture: Inside the Rebels/Twitter) Kenney Keys Jr. (Picture: Inside the Rebels/Twitter ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. Former University of Nevada, Las Vegas football safety Kenny Keys Jr. passed away Friday, inning accordance with the Clark County Coroner’s Workplace.

Keys was born on Feb. 25, 1993, to Syvonne McNair and Kenny Keys Sr. He was the older sibling of fellow Rebel Kendal Keys, who is a senior at the university, at pass receiver for the Rebels.

” I was sad to understand the death of Kenny Keys,” UNLV Football Head Coach Tony Sanchez stated. “It undoubtedly hurts even more when you lose among your very own. Kenny was a fantastic Rebel who played his heart out on the field and was a highly appreciated teammate and person. We are ravaged about the loss of this young man and wish his household, particularly our own Kendal. He will be truly missed out on.”

The coroner listed his cause of death as a suicide.

UNLV’s website described Keys as a skilled and “intriguingly sized athlete.” Keys was listed as the starter totally free safety heading into his last season in 2015.

According to Inside the Rebels, Keys appeared in a total of 53 games between 2012 and 2016, including earning a medical red shirt in 2013. He finished his profession at UNLV with 206 deals with and 3 interceptions.

The university offered counseling services for trainee professional athletes and staff, Inside the Rebels reported.

” The Rebel Household’s hearts are heavy after finding out about the loss of previous UNLV football gamer Kenny Keys,” UNLV Director of Sports Desiree Reed-Francois stated. “Our ideas and prayers are with his more youthful brother Kendal and the entire Keys household. Numerous others on our existing team also played along with Kenny and have lost a pal and former colleague.”

A GoFundMe was developed by Kendal to assist spend for his older sibling’s funeral services. Anyone who wishes to contribute can

do so here. The Nevada Coalition for Suicide Avoidance works to connect individuals to essential resources in hopes that all neighborhoods will be free from suicide. For more information on the coalition, click here.

The Suicide Avoidance Lifeline can be reached by calling 1-800-273-8255.

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Best Choices: Kenny Chesney, Ricky Martin, Jack Hanna and more for your Las Vegas weekend


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The superstars are concerning Las Vegas to assist you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Throw on something green and go out to see among these unbelievable programs.

KENNY CHESNEY The c and w favorite added these 2 Acid rock Hotel reveals to his Journey Around the Sun Tour and the Friday and Saturday night concerts at the Joint will be a few the uncommon non-stadium dates. It’s an opportunity to obtain up close and personal with Chesney and all his hits. March 16-17, information at < a href=" https://hardrockhotel.com/las-vegas-entertainment/joint-kenny-chesney.php" target="_

blank” > hardrockhotel.com. BON JOVI Settling between Friday and Sunday Vegas Golden Knights games at T-Mobile Arena is the continuing legend of the This House is Not For Sale Trip, which has seen freshly revealed Rock & & Roll Hall of Popularity inductees Bon Jovi take a trip the world. The Jersey-born rockers have 2 brand-new songs–” When We Were United States” and “Walls”– in their repertoire from the re-release of “This Home” album but will undoubtedly crank out the hits, too. March 17, information at < a href=" http://www.t-mobilearena.com/events/detail/bon-jovi-1" target

=” _ blank” > t-mobilearena. com. JACK HANNA’S INTO THE WILD LIVE Iconic wildlife TV character Jack Hanna brings his amazing animals– which might include infant leopards and tigers, a two-toed sloth and a penguin– to The Smith Center, of all places, for a family-friendly experience Saturday at 7 p.m. March 17, information at < a href=" https://www.thesmithcenter.com/event/jack-hannas-into-the-wild-live/" target=" _blank “> thesmithcenter.com. Associated content

RICKY MARTIN: ALL IN The Grammy winner and international star go back to his Strip residency at the Park Theater at Monte Carlo this week through next weekend. Because his last journey to Vegas, Martin has co-starred in the acclaimed FX miniseries “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Criminal Offense Story,” showing there’s no limit to his talents. March 17-18, details at < a href="

https://www.montecarlo.com/en/entertainment/park-theater.html#/Overview” target=” _ blank” > montecarlo.com. FLANS The popular Latin ladies group from the 1980s and 1990s reunited more than 15 years ago and has actually recently embarked on the Asi Somos Tour, which hits your home of Blues at Mandalay Bay Sunday. March 18, information at houseofblues.com.

Kenny Davidsen marks five years at the Tuscany with a blowout musical celebration


You can catch Kenny Davidsen at the Tuscany, at Do not Inform Mother downtown and throughout Mondays Dark at The Space.


Vegas-to-NYC trumpeter Kenny Rampton develops allure Outreach Effort

Considering that relocating to New york city City, jazz artist Kenny Rampton hasn’t been able to carry out in his native Las Vegas really often. However he’s made those uncommon home town gigs count– the past 2 have actually influenced him to produce a new organization committed to stirring interest in jazz music in Las Vegas.

The nonprofit Jazz Outreach Effort (jazzoutreachinitiative.org), which aims to promote the terrific American art type through education, live efficiency and advocacy, is rooted in many things: Rampton’s distinct musical growth in Las Vegas, his moms and dads’ roles as local music educators and the work of Jazz at Lincoln Center, the cultural institution for which he has played trumpet since 2010. But the stimulate genuinely occurred prior to the JALC Orchestra’s 2016 trip stop at the Smith Center, where Rampton participated in a Q&A with about 250 high-schoolers. Their earnest interest in playing jazz moved Rampton to tears.

“I saw myself in each of them,” he says throughout a recent call while on tour. “I keep in mind when I was that kid and appreciating someone in the real world doing it … and getting to talk with expert artists. I see how they’re looking at me and I understand I’m on the opposite of that coin. So I wish to make a positive distinction in their lives and motivate them to follow this course of being an artist.”

From there, Rampton looked for aid to encourage Las Vegas high school orchestras to get in Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Essentially Ellington jazz band youth competitors in NYC. When 18 applied– up from absolutely no the year previously– the head of education at JALC informed Rampton he had adequate bands to launch a local Ellington celebration in Las Vegas. After returning home to being in with UNLV’s Jazz Ensemble 1 throughout a February concert committed to Sir Duke– then hosting no less than 10 jazz workshops with regional high schools– Rampton knew he had to make it take place.

The only problem: He didn’t know how. “In speaking to some of my family members, we decided to start an organization to have something in location, [where] to transport funds through to make the fest occur,” he says. After putting loved ones as officers, JOI– called largely to develop an optimistic-sounding acronym– was born.

In a short amount of time, the Essentially Ellington Regional has actually been set for January 2018 at UNLV; Rampton has actually helped begin a jazz program at the Nevada School of the Arts, where he when studied; and work is being done on creating a performance and lecture series, where established native artists can pay it forward to a younger generation of players. Rampton is even hopeful about finding a location where students can carry out. “If we purposely create places and programs and celebrations, the music will begin to thrive more than ever,” he states. “That’s my goal: help the community and jazz to prosper in Las Vegas.”

Kenny King on his journey from Ring of Honor battling to the '' Bachelorette '.


CourtesyLas Vegas resident Kenny King is among the leading tourist attraction in the Ring of Honor pro fumbling company. He gained more fame this spring after appearing on the ABC dating reality program, The Bacherlotte. Photo Credit RING OF HONOR James Musselwhite

Celebrity preview: Kenny Chesney, 311, Paris Hilton, Ke$ha, ‘DWTS,’ DJs galore


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Kenny Chesney’s “Big Resurgence Tour” at The Joint on Friday, April 3, 2015, in the Hard Rock Hotel.

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Pleased Fourth of July Weekend! There will be fireworks and celebrations and pyrotechnics and parades up and down the Strip and throughout the valley from east to west. Temperatures for America’s 239th birthday will continue to be near 110 for the three-day vacation weekend, so stay cool and delight in the swimming pool.

Making fireworks of his own, country superstar Kenny Chesney returns to the Joint at the Acid rock Hotel for 2 programs added to his “Big Revival Trip”– he was here most recently in April. It’s the 8th time he’s played the Joint, which he assisted open six years ago. Kenny’s played the venue more than any other artist, excluding residencies. These two programs increase his total to 11. Also making it a Red, White and Boom weekend will be 311 at Mandalay Bay Beach tonight and Saturday. They play their”Blue Cd” in its entirety together with other hits. The fleet-of-foot”Dancing With destiny “cast and professional dancers waltz their method onto the Strip as the “Perfect Ten Tour “lands at the Venetian for rapid-moving routines tonight and Sunday. Period 19 champ Alfonso Ribeiro co-hosts with Melissa Rycroft tonight. Alfonso’s professional partner Witney Carson will dance with him onstage together with fan favorites Peta Murgatroyd and Emma Slater, while Season 20 and most recent champion Rumer Willis has been revealed for Sunday’s program. Anticipate barbed comedy from the very first ladies of fun as Kathy Griffin headlines at the Mirage and Kathleen Dunbar launches the summer season run of Bonkerz Comedy Club in the Sayers Club at SLS Las Vegas. Also bringing the laughs, Jay Leno at the Mirage and

Carlos Mencia at the Orleans. How could I let the opportunity pass to provide a shout-out on behalf of Editor at Huge John Katsilometes for his buddy Frankie Moreno at Golden Nugget and my friend Paris Hilton(hair courtesy of my pal Michael Boychuck )spinning and stunning at Tao on a break from her residencies in Ibiza. In honor of the Fourth of July, our Las Vegas PBS station (Channel 10 )shares”A Capital 4th” airing 8 p.m. Saturday as America’s favorite Independence Day celebration is transmitted from the West Lawn of the Capitol. As part of our dedication to sharing stories, Vegas PBS’ “Stories of Service” will certainly link

programs and online efforts tied to military service throughout media. For more information and resources for veterans, check out VegasPBS.org. The 21st Yearly Summerlin Patriotic Parade, with more than 25 huge inflatables consisting of Jurassic Adventure 30-foot T-Rex, Aladdin’s Magic Carpet and Indiana Jones Experience, will thrill 35,000-plus at Trails Park. Rockets Over the River returns for the 25th annual Independence Day party Saturday starting at dusk in Laughlin. The pyrotechnic screen reflects off the Colorado River along Laughlin Riverwalk. Likewise in Laughlin: The All-American Celebration at Colorado Belle today through Sunday. Fourth of July Atop Allure Launch slideshow”Las Vegas will certainly have fireworks seeing

from the Stratosphere as the bursts of rockets, spinners, Roman candle lights and starbursts light up the valley from Environment-friendly Valley Ranch on the east to Red Rock Resort on the west, with Chance Town fireworks with the Las Vegas Philharmonic between. On a quieter note, Bellagio Gallery of Art launches

its newest exhibit,” Picasso: Creatures and Imagination”, today. The highly anticipated exhibit showcases 43 works including 19 lithographs, 13 linocuts, 8 paintings and 3 uncommon plates. It will continue to be on view through Jan. 10. Now it’s time for us toadd color to the canvas and

light up the Royal Robin Rundown. Pleased 4th! FRIDAY, JULY 3 MUSIC Kenny Chesney is at the Joint for 2 nights. 311 at the Joint: 8/4/13 Introduce slideshow” 311 is at Mandalay Bay Beach for two nights. “Dancing With the Stars: Live! “is at Venetian Theater tonight and Sunday. American Trilogy is at South Point all weekend.

Charlie Murphy is at Golden Nugget. Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of The Grateful Dead Simulcast is at Brooklyn Bowl in the Linq Promenade all weekend. Sin City Sinners are at Lounge at the Palms. Madison Increasing is at Fremont Street Experience for two nights. COMEDY Kathy Griffin is at the Mirage. Kathleen

Dunbar is at the Sayers Club for two nights. Carlos Mencia is at Orleans Showroom for 2 nights. OF SPECIAL NOTE

Miguel at 1 OAK Introduce


“Tickets are on sale for Miguel at Drai’s Live! on Aug. 28. Picasso’s”Creatures and Creativity”opens at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art. The World Series of Poker continues at the Rio through July 14.
311 frontman Nick Hexum performs at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013.
A new Asian dining experience with Chinese, Japanese, Thai and Vietnamese cuisine

is at Wuhu Noodle in Silverton. First Friday Art Show, Music and Free Body Paint Demonstration is at Skin City Body Painting.

The Liberty Festival with fireworks, swimming

and horseshoe competition is at Petrack Park in Pahrump all weekend. PARTY PATROL 3rd Anniversary of XS With DJ Skrillex Launch slideshow”Afrojack Debuts at Hakkasan Introduce slideshow”

Skrillex is at Repetition Beach Club. Lil Jon is at EBC in the evening.

Zedd is

at XS in Encore.

Dave Fogg is at Tryst in Wynn. Afrojack is at Omnia and Fred

Matters at Heart of Omnia, both in Caesars Palace. Hernan Cattaneo and Shahar areat Marquee in
Miguel at 1 OAK on Friday, March 13, 2015, in the Mirage.
the Cosmopolitan. Borgore

and Thomas Gold are at Foxtail Nightclub in SLS.

SATURDAY, JULY 4 MUSIC Funky Meters is at Brooklyn Bowl for two nights.

Lit starts Downtown Grand’s Summer season Show Series on the rooftop swimming pool deck

. Dizzy Wright is at Mandalay Bay. Frankie Moreno is at Golden Nugget for two nights and returns July 7, 9 and 11-12.

Average White Band is at Cannery. Las Vegas Philharmonic performance and fireworks are at Chance Town Engelstad School. FUNNY Jay Leno is at the Mirage. OF SPECIAL KEEP IN MIND Rockets Over the River fireworks are at Laughlin Riverwalk.

Valley-wide fireworks seeing party is at the Stratosphere, which has its own spectacular Grucci display screen. The Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade is in Summerlin. PARTY PATROL DJ Paris Hilton atThe third anniversary of XS in the Encore with DJ Skrillex on Monday, Feb. 6, 2012.Rehab Introduce slideshow”Kaskade at Repetition Beach Club Introduce slideshow”2014 NYE: Hardwell, Calvin Harris, Tiesto at Hakkasan Introduce slideshow”Paris Hilton is at Tao Beach. DJGrammy-winning DJ Afrojack makes his debut at Hakkasan on Friday, March 21, 2014, in MGM Grand.Khaled is at Tao. Zedd is at

EBC with Rumer Willis.

Flosstradamus is at EBC in the evening

. Kaskade is at XS.

Jermaine Dupri is at Tryst.

Calvin Harris with Burns is at Omnia and Bee Fowl at Heart of Omnia. Moti is at Marquee.

MSTRKRFT kicks off the Summer Live Performance Series at Foxtail Pool at SLS. Lil

Wayne is at Life in SLS. The “Dancing With Destiny: Live!” cast

is at Azure pool in Palazzo. SUNDAY, JULY 5 CELEBRATION PATROL Kaskade is at EBC. Deadmau5 is at XS.

DMX is at Foxtail Bar. Ke$ha is at Rehabilitation in the Hard Rock Hotel.

Have a great Independence Day

weekend as you celebrate breaking away from Excellent Britain. What we lost on! Vegas DeLuxe returns Sunday with a guest column from”

Fantasy”at the Luxor. On Monday, reports and image galleries from the weekend, and we invite visitor writers


illusionist Dirk Arthur and Britney Spears impersonator Derrick Berry. Robin Leach of”Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous “fame has actually been a journalist for more than 50 years and has invested the past 15 years offering readers the inside scoop on Las Vegas, the world

‘s premier platinum play ground. Follow Robin Leach on Twitter at Twitter.com/ Robin_Leach. Follow Las Vegas Sun Entertainment+Luxury Senior citizen Editor Don Chareunsy on Twitter at Twitter.com/ VDLXEditorDon. The Joint The
DJ Paris Hilton at Rehab on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas.Joint, which holds 4,000

individuals, features 7 luxury suitesResident DJ Kaskade on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Encore Beach Club., a VIP studio level,

a modern sound system and a superior video system. It has actually received various honors consisting of”Finest Show Venue”in Las Vegas Review-Journal’s”Finest of Las Vegas”awards in 2010, 2011 and 2012,” No. 1 Hottest Club in America”award by Billboard Publication in 2011,” Finest Brand-new Significant Performance Location”at the 2010 Pollstar Awards, and”Best Live Music Venue”in AOL City’s Finest 2010 awards. The Joint has actually been the venue for performances by Paul McCartney, Prince, The Killers, Bon Jovi, Kenny Chesney, Arcade Fire, Avenged Sevenfold, Guns N’Roses, Rise Versus, Paramore, Muse, Drake and No Doubt

. The place hosted Vegas’s first rock n

‘roll residency, “Supernatural Santana: A Journey through the Hits,”and in

February 2012, Vegas’s first acid rock residency,”Mötley Crüe

in Sin City.

“In 2011, the venue invited “Tiësto In Concert,” a groundbreaking live show

produced specifically

for The Joint including the world’s No. 1 electronic DJ and producer Tiësto.

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4455 Paradise Roadway Las Vegas, NV 89169 702-693-5000 Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino Mandalay Bay Resort &

Casino is an unique destination resort set on 120 lavish acres on the

Las Vegas Strip.

The resort provides 3 distinct hotel experiences

: Mandalay Bay, a AAA Four Diamond award-winning hotel, with 3,211 luxurious rooms and suites reflecting a contemporary tropical atmosphere; 4 Seasons Hotel, a AAA Five Diamond hotel-within-a-hotel, offering 424 rooms and suites; and the stand-alone all-suite THEhotel which will certainly be revamped and rebranded Delano Las Vegas in late 2013. Mandalay Bay boasts an 11-acre tropical swimming pool paradise, featuring actual sand, a wave swimming pool and the only climate-controlled, poolside gaming in the city. Other equipment highlights consist of world-class home entertainment at the 12,000-seat Mandalay Bay Occasions Center, award-winning dining

by celebrity chefs and restaurateurs , Shark Reef Aquarium and the 1.7-million-square-foot Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Mandalay Bay’s offerings also consist of BATHHOUSE Health spa , Residence of Blues Concert Hall and restaurant, and The Shoppes at Mandalay Place, a collection of distinct shops and dining establishments. In 2013, Mandalay Bay will certainly become the home of a resident Cirque du Soleil production based upon the music and choreography of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. 3950 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89119 702-632-7777