Sunday, May 29, 2016

Feature

Pop Life Pop Life

Prince touched millions of people worldwide. The outpouring of emotion that has followed his passing is a testament to his otherworldly talent, and deep connection to those who appreciated it. BY KIMBERLY... [Read more]


Mother’s Advice Mother’s Advice

Jerrina McKinney: “Kill people with kindness.” Stan Washington: “Be patient. One day you will understand.” Kathy Lattimore: “Always pray.” Katina Roundtree: “Be a hard act to follow. Always... [Read more]


Unbreakable Links Unbreakable Links

The Links, Incorporated Las Vegas Chapter celebrates a landmark anniversary — and welcomes the 40th National Links Assembly to Mandalay Bay Resort. The Links, Incorporated is an international non-profit... [Read more]


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Conversation

VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Crazy new Nevada law strips away voters’ rights VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Crazy new Nevada law strips away voters’ rights

Yvette Williams BY YVETTE WILLIAMS Yep, you read the headline right: Approximately 80,000 U.S. citizens living in Nevada are prevented fair access to the ballot box in several races in this upcoming primary... [Read more]


QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | SUSIE LEE QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | SUSIE LEE

‘I have focused my career on … getting things done’ BY SUSIE LEE Susie Lee The political season is not just heating up nationally — locally, candidates are holding community gatherings, and... [Read more]


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Community

BLACK IMAGE COMMUNITY BILLBOARD BLACK IMAGE COMMUNITY BILLBOARD

What’s Happening in Las Vegas May 22:  Fantasia and Anthony Hamilton. Location: Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Where To Go Downtown Classic Jewel (bar with daily events). Location: 353 E. Bonneville Ave.,... [Read more]


HEALTHIER YOU: When sugar is not so sweet HEALTHIER YOU: When sugar is not so sweet

BY DR. ANNETTE MAYES DR. ANNETTE MAYES There are many health issues that women should be aware of every day of the year, but I want to put particular emphasis on diabetes as we acknowledge Mother’s Day... [Read more]


At The Movies At The Movies

The Las Vegas Black Film Festival celebrates three years. Las Vegas is unique in many ways — and adding to the glamour is the Las Vegas Black Film Festival, which is now celebrating its third year.... [Read more]


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Highlights

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – MAY 2016 PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – MAY 2016

Celebrating Mothers Celebrating mothers — LaShanda Gray and mother Essie Williams Celebrating mothers — Co-Pastor LaVona Lewis and daughter, Joi. Photos of the Month – May 2016 Las Vegas... [Read more]


Fighting For Good Friendships Fighting For Good Friendships

BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER FOR SPIRITUAL GROWTH It’s worth your time to build friendships for spiritual growth. You cannot become like Christ … you cannot become all God meant... [Read more]


This election year, things just seem to keep getting ‘worser’! This election year, things just seem to keep getting ‘worser’!

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet I have been engaged in politics since serving as a “block captain” in Carl Stokes’ successful campaign to become mayor of Cleveland in 1967. I believe in a two... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Blueberry Acai Super Smoothie FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Blueberry Acai Super Smoothie

Blueberry Acai Super Smoothie Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Blueberry Acai Super Smoothie Our purple raw smoothie in honor of the late, great Prince — who was also a dedicated vegan. Packed with essential... [Read more]


FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Creamy Butternut Squash Linguine FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Creamy Butternut Squash Linguine

Creamy Butternut Squash Linguine Creamy Butternut Squash Linguine Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN INGREDIENTS (Serves 4) 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh sage 2 pound butternut... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

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What’s Happening in Las Vegas May 22:  Fantasia and Anthony Hamilton. Location: Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Where To Go Downtown Classic Jewel (bar with daily events). Location: 353 E. Bonneville Ave.,... [Read more]


At The Movies At The Movies

The Las Vegas Black Film Festival celebrates three years. Las Vegas is unique in many ways — and adding to the glamour is the Las Vegas Black Film Festival, which is now celebrating its third year.... [Read more]


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Extra

PEACE PEACE

Color me America. I wake up each morning to news from our circus-like presidential campaign, the latest from a roadshow of clowns and carnival barkers musing on what will make America great again. America... [Read more]


Taking them higher Taking them higher

Clark County School Board Trustee Dr. Linda E. Young welcomes the U-CAN College Fair. CCSD Board Trustee Dr. Linda Young is honored by U-CAN College Fair founder Dr. Alan Rowe, for supporting the U-CAN... [Read more]


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