In this Friday, Nov. 12, 2010 photo, Wayne Newton answers questions during an interview at his home in Las Vegas. Newton, the former two-bit lounge singer turned Las Vegas icon, hopes to create a Wayne Newton museum at his home. His neighbors, however, are less than thankful about the idea of noisy tour buses, unyielding traffic and inane gift shops flooding their affluent neighborhood of ranches and megamansions just six miles from the Las Vegas Strip. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
October 19, 2011 7:12:19 AM PDT
By CRISTINA SILVA Associated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - October 19, 2011 --
Las Vegas icon Wayne Newton said a yearlong effort to turn his sprawling Sin City estate, Casa de Shenandoah, into a tourist destination is almost complete.