Friday, December 15, 2017

Feature

Get Connected, Get Covered: Health Insurance Options for Progressive Entrepreneurs Get Connected, Get Covered: Health Insurance Options for Progressive Entrepreneurs

This month, our focus turns to spending time with family, offering thanks, and giving back. It is also a good time to give yourself and your loved ones the gift of budget-appropriate health insurance coverage. Progressive... [Read more]


Get On Board and Tell the RTC Your Transit Vision Get On Board and Tell the RTC Your Transit Vision

Get On Board and Tell the RTC Your Transit Vision Azanaé Tooke If there was ever a time in our community to have a conversation about transit and improved transit options, it’s now. As we anticipate substantial... [Read more]


RENDERING JUSTICE RENDERING JUSTICE

‘Marshall’ brings to life a seminal period in the life of an American icon. Contrary to what audiences might expect at a moment of peak biopic, “Marshall” does tell the entire life story of... [Read more]


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Conversation

Here’s to 10 Years — and Beyond Here’s to 10 Years — and Beyond

Charles Tureaud & Kimberly Bailey Tureaud — Owners/Publishers LETTER FROM BLACK IMAGE It has been a blessing to publish Las Vegas Black Image Magazine for a decade — and we are looking forward to... [Read more]


VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: A Legacy of Violence VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: A Legacy of Violence

Yvette Williams BY YVETTE WILLIAMS Right here in our own backyard, residents and visitors were horrified by the events of Oct. 1, 2017. While over 22,000 attendees were enjoying a beautiful night... [Read more]


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Community

Standing up for Las Vegas’ historic black community

Before integration, “The Westside” was home for African-Americans in Las Vegas. Longtime residents still reminisce about the prosperity and opportunity that defined the neighborhood in the middle... [Read more]


FOODIE FEST 2017 FOODIE FEST 2017

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The President Has Packed An Immoral Handbasket The President Has Packed An Immoral Handbasket

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet At the end of the Civil War, an Illinois judge named Morris described what northern prisoners of war would like to do with the abolitionists they blamed for starting the... [Read more]


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Highlights

FOR THE CULTURE

Painter Kiki Toussaint on how she found her artistic vision. Artist KiKi Toussaint Kiki Toussaint is a Haitian-American artist with an interesting origin story on her life as a painter. A native of... [Read more]


Drama Swirls Around Moulin Rouge Property

Private developer Scott Johnson ASKED AND ANSWERED: KATHERINE DUNCAN | SCOTT JOHNSON If you’ve ever lived in Las Vegas, you’ve heard it before: “The Moulin Rouge is coming back.” The historic... [Read more]


PEACE: A Thankful Heart PEACE: A Thankful Heart

  We are all searching for something. But what is undeniable is the peace we all long for. People often say, “I just need some peace.” Peace in heart, mind, and soul is an incredible gift.... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Pancakes! Pancakes! Pancakes! FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Pancakes! Pancakes! Pancakes!

Pancakes! Pancakes! Pancakes! You can try so many varieties of these pancakes. I like to add cinnamon, bananas, apples, blueberries or pecans — and you can do whatever your heart desires. Whatever... [Read more]


FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Sweet Potato Chili FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Sweet Potato Chili

Vegan Sweet Potato Chili Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Vegan Sweet Potato Chili INGREDIENTS (Serves 4-6) 2 tablespoons cooking oil 1/2 cup chopped onion 6 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon onion powder 1... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

Under the Glittering Lights Under the Glittering Lights

Honoring songstress Linda Stephens Woodson: Recently, Linda Stephens Woodson was honored as Best Lounge Performer at the 2017 Las Vegas Black Music Awards. She is a fixture on the Strip, and her dearest... [Read more]


FOODIE FEST 2017 FOODIE FEST 2017

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Extra

Remembering The Fallen

Remembering The Fallen We remember everyone who lost their lives in the massacre during the Route 91 Harvest festival on the Las Vegas Strip. Our thoughts are also with all of the survivors and... [Read more]


WELL WOMEN OF COLOR | Rosalind Brooks WELL WOMEN OF COLOR | Rosalind Brooks

Good Foods for Weight Loss Do you want to shed a few pounds and change your diet — but not sure where to start? If you are searching for foods that are good for weight loss, the list below is a... [Read more]


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