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  • NAME Susan Stapleton
  • BIO Living in Las Vegas hasn’t made life any tamer for Susan Stapleton. She loves to discover all that’s new in Sin City, whether it keeps her up all night or not. The city’s bevy of fine dining, hot clubs, happening casinos, and phenomenal fashions keep her buzzing all over The Strip. Stapleton grew up in the Midwest, has a degree in journalism, and spent eight years in Philadelphia covering the luxury market before moving to Vegas to cover fashion and beauty. When she’s not chronicling her adventures for Haute Living, she’s dining at a James Beard-worthy restaurant or testing the treatments at the hottest spas.

Artcles By Susan Stapleton

The Best Mexican Restaurants in Las Vegas

Just because Mexican food is generally considered quick and easy doesn’t mean it has to be served that way. In Las Vegas, you can find some fine dining experiences that serve up Mexican cuisine in unusual ways. Here’s a look at the top five Mexican restaurants in Las Vegas.

Gary Russell Jr. Knocks Out Jhonny Gonzalez for the Featherweight World Title

After coming close to world championship glory in 2014, Gary Russell Jr., who is 26-1 with 15 KOs and a former United States amateur standout, delivered on his promise in impressive fashion Saturday night, knocking out defending champion Jhonny Gonzalez (57-9, 48 KOs) of Mexico City, in the fourth round in the main event of a Showtime Championship Boxing doubleheader promoted by DiBella Entertainment at the Pearl at the Palms.