Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Feature

‘Love yourself from the inside out’ ‘Love yourself from the inside out’

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS: TOCCARA JONES BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Toccara Jones Supermodel. Actress. Black Entertainment Television personality. All of those titles appear on Toccara Jones’ résumé,... [Read more]


14th Annual Taste and Sounds of Soul 14th Annual Taste and Sounds of Soul

Las Vegas Black Image Honors 14th Annual Taste and Sounds of Soul Feb 28 – March 1, 2015 Taste & Sounds of Soul  Read More →


NEW HOPE? NEW HOPE?

At the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, a clinical trial will test a drug that researchers hope will bring relief to those at risk for Alzheimer’s disease. Larry Ruvo is spearheading... [Read more]


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Conversation

On the field of play On the field of play

A local sports legend nudges local youth toward success. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Henry ‘Hen-Hen’ Thorns established the "Dogcatchers" back in the early 1980s. If there’s one thing... [Read more]


MONEY MATTERS: Make Yourself Healthy, Wealthy and Wise MONEY MATTERS: Make Yourself Healthy, Wealthy and Wise

BY CAROL MAYORGA Carol Mayorga is a District Manager for Wells Fargo in Southern Nevada. A new year and a new you! Common resolutions to exercise and lose weight might come to mind first, but your... [Read more]


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Community

In The Community – Photos In The Community – Photos

Clara Jenkins and Ann Felix at the Springs Preserve Black History Month Celebration. Traci Rasberry, Kamryn Rasberry, Mia Seaton, Krystle Daniels, Jhezmin Rasberry, Haroun Ray and Nicole Lise. bertral... [Read more]


Photos of the Month Photos of the Month

Photos of the Month – April 2015 Iconic Woman Award recipient Anna Bailey at Greater Evergreen Baptist Church. Iconic Woman Award recipient Ruby Duncan at Greater Evergreen Baptist Church. Dr. Kassahun... [Read more]


Remembering a legend Remembering a legend

For “Sudden” Sam Smith, the late Jerry Tarkanian will be remembered as a coach who “always gave black players a … chance.” BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Sam Smith and Jerry Tarkanian “What... [Read more]


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Highlights

Getting off the guilt trip Getting off the guilt trip

BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER I want to talk about forgiving yourself. Guilt and Bitterness are the Siamese twins of misery, bringing nothing but resentment and regret. Everywhere... [Read more]


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

Keeping HIV/AIDS awareness alive 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 No. 165... [Read more]


EYE ON BUSINESS: The rise or fall of black America EYE ON BUSINESS: The rise or fall of black America

WHY THE BUSINESS SECTOR HOLDS THE KEY TO OUR FUTURE. BY ERNEST FOUNTAIN Ernest Fountain is CEO of New Ventures Capital Development in Las Vegas. The future of black America will be determined by the... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Fingerling Potato Salad FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Fingerling Potato Salad

Vegan Fingerling Potato Salad Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Vegan Fingerling Potato Salad Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds fingerling potatoes , cut into 1/2-inch circles 1/2 pound yukon gold potatoes... [Read more]


Coco-Berry Mojito Coco-Berry Mojito

Coco-Berry Mojito Coco-Berry Mojito 1 oz. Cîroc Coconut 1 oz. Cîroc Red Berry 2 oz. Fresh Lime Sour 2 oz. Club Soda 8-10 Mint Leafs 2 Strawberries (sliced) Glass: Hurricane Method: Lightly muddle mint... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

STRIKING GOLD STRIKING GOLD

At the newly-renovated Oasis at Gold Spike, tourists and locals alike can expect a unique hotel experience. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Gold Spike When it was originally built in 1976, the Oasis at Gold... [Read more]


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]


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Extra

Leadership Quotes Leadership Quotes

North Las Vegas Councilwoman Pamela Goynes-Brown: "It is not with greatness that we strive to do our best, but it is with faith in God that leads us to that greatness." Assemblywoman Dina Neal:... [Read more]


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]


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