Monday, May 21, 2018

Feature

Under the Glittering Lights Under the Glittering Lights

Making Memories The Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health recently hosted its annual Keep Memory Alive fundraiser, the 22nd Annual Power of Love Gala, at the MGM Grand Resort. Based in... [Read more]


‘This is very difficult work, but we have our ears to the ground’ ‘This is very difficult work, but we have our ears to the ground’

ASKED & ANSWERED: TOSHIA SHAW ‘This is very difficult work, but we have our ears to the ground’ TOSHIA SHAW The Purple W.I.N.G.S (“Women Inspiring Noble Girls Successfully”) organization... [Read more]


Royal Treatment Royal Treatment

With a spectacular wedding set for this month, Meghan Markle prepares to make history in the British royal family. On May 19 at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle, Meghan Markle, 36, will wed... [Read more]


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Conversation

Community Speaks Community Speaks

Once they are in office, what would you ask new political leaders to do for you? Stacey Ryan ManganiReform gun laws, education, health care, taxes, and raise minimum wage for workers.   Simone... [Read more]


VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Aspiring to Achieve VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Aspiring to Achieve

BY YVETTE WILLIAMS   On October 23, 400 students from 21 CCSD high schools participated in the African American Student Summit hosted by the Clark County Black Caucus in partnership with Clark... [Read more]


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Community

Trustees Who Can’t Be Trusted Trustees Who Can’t Be Trusted

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet We are again being blessed with the spectacle of the Clark County School District (CCSD) engaging in the search for a new superintendent. Ranking right up there... [Read more]


Gathering Together

Gathering Together All Shades United, founded by Stretch Sanders, recently hosted “A Gathering for Black Women—You Are Not Alone” at the foot of the Martin Luther King Jr. statue in Historic... [Read more]


White-Hot Star Power

White-Hot Star Power The Stellar Awards weekend celebration began with a pre-awards bash hosted by Las Vegas’ own Patti Pennington: the Now Faith Community Development Corporation’s All White Gala... [Read more]


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Highlights

A mother’s love!

A mother’s love! BY ERIC TROY Eric Troy Happy Mother’s Day! It is a blessing and a miracle that a mother carries her child for nine months. In the spiritual sense, the number 9 represents the fruit... [Read more]


A New Season in Leadership

A New Season in Leadership BY DR. TIFFANY TYLER Dr Tiffany Tyler May marks a pivotal time in our education community. This month, the Clark County School District is expected to announce its next superintendent.... [Read more]


HEALTHIER YOU: Getting Pregnant with Lupus HEALTHIER YOU: Getting Pregnant with Lupus

BY DR. ANNETTE MAYES, OB/GYN DR. ANNETTE MAYE The month of May is Lupus Health Awareness Month. It is important that we all understand lupus, because so many African-American women have the disease... [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

6th Annual Global Spin Awards, presented by REVOLT 6th Annual Global Spin Awards, presented by REVOLT

6th Annual Global Spin Awards, presented by REVOLT, which took place at the NOVO Theater in Los Angeles. During the event, guests enjoyed a surprise performance by Ludacris, where he joined Jermaine Dupri,... [Read more]


Under the Glittering Lights

Stellar lineup Chicago-based Central City Productions (CCP) produces the Stellar Gospel Music Awards, the premier event recognizing and honoring African-American artists who use their extraordinary talent... [Read more]


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Extra

Expansion Team

West Prep Academy celebrates historic growth. It was a celebration unlike any other, as the community came out for a recent celebration at the Preparatory Institute School for Academic Excellence at Charles... [Read more]


PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – APRIL 2018 PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – APRIL 2018

Lisa Mack and Amber Nicole Hopkins   CH Miller   Annette Wright De Campos, Jonah Angel Burgos, daughter Jessica Burgos, and son Vince de Campos.   Owner of Sitting Pretty 702 Nik Gholar... [Read more]


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