Sunday, September 21, 2014

Feature

Bill Cosby Bill Cosby

‘We have to get back to speaking strongly’ BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD BILL COSBY PHOTOS l ERINN CHALENE COSBY Comedy legend Bill Cosby will perform live at the Treasure Island Hotel on Sept.... [Read more]


What makes a leader? What makes a leader?

BY JAMAAL McCOY JAMAAL McCOY General Manager, Findlay Chevrolet People often ask, “What makes a leader?”My usual response: “Leadership starts with attitude.” A good friend of mine lives by... [Read more]


Readers weigh in on Ferguson, MO Readers weigh in on Ferguson, MO

With the nation still reeling from the Ferguson, Mo. police killing of Michael Brown, we asked Las Vegas Black Image readers to share their feelings on an incident (and its violent aftermath) that has... [Read more]


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Conversation

‘I know my gifts and I play to them’ ‘I know my gifts and I play to them’

Enterprising People Business Radio Talk presents A BUSINESS CONVERSATION WITH CHEF JEFF HENDERSON BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD CHEF JEFF HENDERSON If there is a community event in Las Vegas geared toward... [Read more]


MEET. GREET. THINK MEET. GREET. THINK

A young Las Vegas entrepreneur is redefining how people are introduced to one another. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Jeremy Washington, founder of "Mr. Jeremy's Social Mixer and Topic Parties.... [Read more]


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Community

NAACP ACT-SO Awards NAACP ACT-SO Awards

Las Vegas Black Image Magazine was proud to attend the recent National NAACP Convention and the Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) competitions held at the Mandalay... [Read more]


‘Every student will be inspired to reach their zenith’ ‘Every student will be inspired to reach their zenith’

With Las Vegas students returning to the classroom this month, we asked teachers in our community a very important question: “What is your biggest hope for students in the new school year?” BY KIMBERLY... [Read more]


Civil rights giant aids in Horford’s re-election bid Civil rights giant aids in Horford’s re-election bid

A giant of American history, Congressman John Lewis of Georgia, recently visited Las Vegas for a reception held at Rep. Steven Horsford’s reelection headquarters. Revered worldwide for his work in the... [Read more]


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Highlights

When dealing with police, is it justice or ‘just us’? When dealing with police, is it justice or ‘just us’?

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET LOUIE OVERSTREET The use of deadly force by “peace officers” remains a racially divisive and seemingly intractable problem across the United States. Year in and year out, individuals... [Read more]


Answering a higher call Answering a higher call

BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Jerushia McDonald with children of Kenya. Jerushia McDonald is proud to have grown up in Las Vegas in the 1960s and the ‘70s, with a cherished family heritage of strength,... [Read more]


Black To Life… For A Healthier You Black To Life… For A Healthier You

Mother’s Milk BY DR. ANNETTE MAYES For information about examinations, please contact the Las Vegas All Women’s Care offices at (702) 522-9640, or visit us at 700 Shadow Lane No. 165 (1st floor)... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Watermelon Salad FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Watermelon Salad

Watermelon Salad Watermelon Salad With watermelon now in season, delight your taste buds with this refreshing salad! dOuGAN As we enjoy the warm weather, this amazing recipe is perfect for any summertime picnic... [Read more]


FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Cucumber Tomato Spring Salad FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Cucumber Tomato Spring Salad

Cucumber Tomato Spring Salad Cucumber Tomato Spring Salad Also known as Salad-e-Shirazi, this Middle Eastern favorite — a flavorful fusion of finely chopped tomatoes and cucumbers, mixed with spices... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

Showing a lot of HeArt Showing a lot of HeArt

With an upcoming gala, Ronald McDonald House Charities of greater Las Vegas helps families while celebrating the power of music. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Missy Check, Special Events Manager for Ronald... [Read more]


With faith, group puts in a Good Word With faith, group puts in a Good Word

Aaron Arrington’s brand of entertainment catches on with the Las Vegas faithful. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Juane and Aaron Arrington with Tamela and David Mann after Facebook Chorale Concert. Las... [Read more]


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Extra

Living with lupus Living with lupus

Living with lupus BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD With the largest and most far-reaching epidemiology study ever conducted on lupus showing that black women are disproportionately burdened by the disease,... [Read more]


Eighth Annual Las Vegas CultureFest returns to Fremont Street Experience! Eighth Annual Las Vegas CultureFest returns to Fremont Street Experience!

Eighth Annual Las Vegas CultureFest returns to Fremont Street Experience! Free to the public, celebration will showcase diversity with a day full of cultural entertainment and a wide selection of... [Read more]


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