Saturday, January 31, 2015

Feature

‘SELMA’ History, Onscreen ‘SELMA’ History, Onscreen

In the awards season favorite “Selma,” a seminal event in modern American history receives the big-screen treatment. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Photo courtesy of Paramount Pictures, PatheÌ, and... [Read more]


‘It was a natural transition’ ‘It was a natural transition’

Enterprising People Business Radio Talk presents A BUSINESS CONVERSATION WITH RON SMITH BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD F. Ronald (Ron) Smith owns six McDonald's franchises in Southern Nevada. A onetime... [Read more]


Scenes from the F Street Opening Scenes from the F Street Opening

Scenes from the F STREET OPENING F Street organizers responsible for its opening. F Street opening with Mayor Carolyn Goodman (center) and community supporters. F Street opening with Mr. & Mrs. Goynes. Kappa... [Read more]


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Conversation

Joy is a Journey Joy is a Journey

Like three who traveled a great distance, we must all learn that maximum happiness doesn’t come immediately. BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER Joy is a process of life. It doesn’t always... [Read more]


‘It was a natural transition’ ‘It was a natural transition’

Enterprising People Business Radio Talk presents A BUSINESS CONVERSATION WITH RON SMITH BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD F. Ronald (Ron) Smith owns six McDonald's franchises in Southern Nevada. A onetime... [Read more]


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Community

Thinking outside the box Thinking outside the box

How a determined community fought successfully to end the closure of F Street. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Left (kneeling): Barbara Crockett. Holding sign: Shondra Armstrong, Dr. Reverend S. S. Rodgers,... [Read more]


Leadership Quotes Leadership Quotes

Senator Kelvin Atkinson: "Being a leader is having the ability to make decisions for the betterment of the entire community." North Las Vegas Councilwoman Pamela Goynes-Brown: "Nothing is... [Read more]


The ‘Mississippi of the West’ rises again The ‘Mississippi of the West’ rises again

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET LOUIE OVERSTREET It was in the 1970s that I first met Dr. William H. “Bob” Bailey, one of the most significant African-Americans in the history of Nevada. With considerable chagrin... [Read more]


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Highlights

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

In the New Year, ‘Do You’ 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... [Read more]


Vegas joins nationwide protests Vegas joins nationwide protests

#BlackLivesMatter How a chorus of demonstrations across the country led one local mother to act. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD In the wake of police shootings of young black men, Sheila Collins demonstrated... [Read more]


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

When he has it — and you don’t 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... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Quinoa, Sweet Potato & Pomegranate Salad FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Quinoa, Sweet Potato & Pomegranate Salad

Quinoa, Sweet Potato & Pomegranate Salad Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Quinoa, Sweet Potato & Pomegranate Salad Ingredients: Serves 4-6 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil 1 1/2 cups quinoa ... [Read more]


Historic Recipes Historic Recipes

Historic Recipies Carlita Harbert Having arrived here from Los Angeles in 1954, Carita Harbert was a fixture in Las Vegas civic life for decades before she passed away in 2007 at the age of 96. One of... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

Giving back, with song Giving back, with song

With a Home for the Holidays performance, the Las Vegas Mass Choir will sing seasonal songs to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of greater Las Vegas. The Las Vegas Mass Choir's holiday performance... [Read more]


ENTERTAINER’S SPOTLIGHT… ENTERTAINER’S SPOTLIGHT…

Brittany Soul Songstress, Brittany Soul, is a native of Las Vegas Nevada and has been performing since 2004. She offers her original, poetic, singing, and songwriting talents to groups and organizations... [Read more]


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Extra

Faithful testimony Faithful testimony

On a mission to share a particular Bible verse, a Las Vegas man shares a special message about faith. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD People cross all of our paths each day, bringing with them special gifts... [Read more]


Page of Fame Page of Fame

LAS VEGAS BLACK IMAGE MAGAZINE PAGE OF FAME It is with heartfelt gratitude that LAS VEGAS BLACK IMAGE MAGAZINE gives its deepest thanks to those whose names are found on this page. Their generosity and... [Read more]


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