VIVA LAS VEGAS ! BUGSY SIEGEL IS ALL WET

Las Vegas and water are two of my most favorite things on Earth. Did you know that it was water that caused Las Vegas to be born? It was not the mafia, gambling or showgirls; it was water. The phrase Las Vegas means, “The Meadows” and the city was seeded and named when the explorer Rafael Riviera, a member of the Spanish trading group with Antonio Armijo discovered rich water resources…