Friday, February 12, 2016

Feature

Taste & Sounds of Soul PSA Taste & Sounds of Soul PSA

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She’ll Be There She’ll Be There

Mariah Carey returns to Las Vegas with a residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Mariah Carey She is known around the world as the bestselling female artist of all time. Now songstress, writer, director,... [Read more]


SOUL SOURCE SOUL SOURCE

In celebration of Black History Month, the 15th Annual Las Vegas Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival returns to the Fremont Street Experience. On Feb. 26 and 27, more than 15,000 people are expected... [Read more]


SPEEDY DELIVERY SPEEDY DELIVERY

Morris Media’s internet radio broadcast, “Roll Out,” hosted by Comedian, Speedy and radio crew, will host the 15th Annual Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival. Speedy from Jamie Foxx’s Sirius Satellite... [Read more]


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Conversation

Oral History: Barbara Kirkland Oral History: Barbara Kirkland

‘Those Were Exciting Times!’ Barbara Kirkland first arrived to Las Vegas in 1946, coming from Shreveport, Louisiana, with her mother. In honor of Black History Month, the renowned educator — who... [Read more]


VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: In 2016, education is the issue to watch VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: In 2016, education is the issue to watch

Yvette Williams BY YVETTE WILLIAMS On December 10, President Obama signed the bipartisan Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) into law. It is the latest version of the Elementary and Secondary Education... [Read more]


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Community

9 ways to improve your relationships 9 ways to improve your relationships

BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER 1. Listen well and weigh your words before speaking. “If one gives an answer before he hears, it is his folly and shame.” Proverbs 18:13 Proverbs 18 is... [Read more]


HEALTHIER YOU: Guarding Against Infections HEALTHIER YOU: Guarding Against Infections

BY DR. ANNETTE MAYES DR. ANNETTE MAYES Celebrations of love aren’t the only thing we set aside time to think about in February. It is also International Prenatal Infection Prevention Month. While we... [Read more]


School District Pulls Another Sleight of Hand Trick School District Pulls Another Sleight of Hand Trick

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet In the first installment of this two-part series, you were shown five primary ways in which I believe the Clark County School District has duped the public. It has... [Read more]


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Highlights

African-American owners-operators make history at McDonald’s African-American owners-operators make history at McDonald’s

Eva Martin purchased her first McDonald’s franchise along with her husband, Jim Martin, in Chicago in 1988. She now lives in Las Vegas — where she owns and operates three McDonald’s restaurants,... [Read more]


NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS BE IT RESOLVED: PURSUE EXCELLENCE NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS BE IT RESOLVED: PURSUE EXCELLENCE

Through our social media channels, Las Vegas Black Image Magazine asked readers how they will seize 2016 as an opportunity to live their best lives. PATRICIA SNOWDEN I thank the good Lord for his grace... [Read more]


Get through the season with grace Get through the season with grace

BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER Office parties. Home gatherings. Church fellowships. At this time of year, we are frequently in the public eye. While these occasions can bring great joy, they... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Roasted Cauliflower Soup FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Roasted Cauliflower Soup Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Roasted Cauliflower Soup INGREDIENTS 8 cups cauliflower florets (about 1 large head) 2 teaspoons olive oil 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt, divided Cooking... [Read more]


FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Curry Coconut Lentil Soup FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Curry Coconut Lentil Soup

Curry Coconut Lentil Soup Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Curry Coconut Lentil Soup This festive beverage is sure to be a crowd-pleaser when you gather with family and friends for the holiday season!... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

‘Idol’ thoughts ‘Idol’ thoughts

In the final season of an iconic series, a Las Vegas singer punches her ticket to Hollywood. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Tiffanne LeMay and the American Idol judges. A senior at Cimarron High School, 17-yearold... [Read more]


BLACK IMAGE COMMUNITY BILLBOARD BLACK IMAGE COMMUNITY BILLBOARD

What’s Happening in Las Vegas COMMUNITY Jan. 2 New Year’s Spectacular feat. Maze Feat. Frankie Beverly, SWV, After 7.  Hosted by Mike Epps. Location: Orleans Arena. Information: (702) 284-7777 Jan.... [Read more]


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Extra

BATTERY POWER BATTERY POWER

Will a new Tesla factory energize Nevada’s economy? BY JOHN STEPHENS III With more than $1 billion in tax breaks — and the blessing of Gov. Brian Sandoval and the Nevada Legislature — Tesla Motors... [Read more]


Time for SMART thinking Time for SMART thinking

BY JAMAAL McCOY Jamaal Mccoy, General Manager of Findlay Chevrolet When you consciously set and achieve goals for yourself, you naturally have heightened self assurance and greater productivity. By setting... [Read more]


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