Thursday, March 5, 2015

Feature

‘I am in awe’ ‘I am in awe’

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS: OTIS WILLIAMS Otis Williams In an exclusive interview, the last surviving original member of the Temptations reflects on the group’s journey through modern black history. BY KIMBERLY... [Read more]


CELEBRATE, GOOD TIMES CELEBRATE, GOOD TIMES

Are you ready? The 14th Annual Las Vegas Taste and Sounds of Soul Festival coming to downtown Las Vegas Nevada’s largest Black History Month festival, the 14th Annual Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival... [Read more]


UNDER VEGAS LIGHTS UNDER VEGAS LIGHTS

Black Image photos of the month UNDER VEGAS LIGHTS The Charlotte family at grandfather's 99th birthday. Bobby McRoy and daughter with Sen. Cory Booker at annual MLK banquet. Mally Mall, Nick Cannon... [Read more]


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Conversation

Journey of a lifetime Journey of a lifetime

at 100 years of age, las Vegas legend Audrey E. James shares her dramatic life story and the uncommon wisdom that comes with a century of life. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Audrey James was one of the original... [Read more]


Climbing the capital hill Climbing the capital hill

EYE ON BUSINESS Why does equal access to funding still elude black businesses nationwide? BY ERNEST FOUNTAIN Ernest Fountain is CEO of New Ventures Capital Development in Las Vegas. To play an effective... [Read more]


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Community

IN HIS NAME IN HIS NAME

Dr. Paul Meacham is touted as the first African-American president of an institution of higher education in Nevada. On the occasion of a special honor from the campus he led for more than a decade, pioneering... [Read more]


On F Street and beyond, looking for substance to match the style On F Street and beyond, looking for substance to match the style

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET LOUIE OVERSTREET From day one, I have taken the position that the reopening of F Street would be another style-over-substance project with no economic benefit for a community in serious... [Read more]


In The Community – Photos In The Community – Photos

KTNV 13 Hosts attend Grand Opening of Yardbird at the Venetian Channel 13's Megan Telles at Yardbird Restaurant at the Venetian. Accompanied by friends, Dao of Channel 13's “Valley View” and... [Read more]


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Highlights

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

In love and good health 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 (1st floor)... [Read more]


Weekly Elected Chairman of LVCVA Board Weekly Elected Chairman of LVCVA Board

County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly was recently named chairman of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority board of directors. County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly was recently named chairman... [Read more]


MONEY MATTERS MONEY MATTERS

Refinance Readiness: Now May Be Your Time BY DARIUS TOSTON DARIUS TOSTON Diverse Segments Consultant for Wells Fargo Home Mortgage The current economic environment is rapidly improving. One of the brightest... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Basil and Vegan Cream Cheese Bruschetta FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Basil and Vegan Cream Cheese Bruschetta

Basil and Vegan Cream Cheese Bruschetta Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Basil and Vegan Cream Cheese Bruschetta The key to this recipe is using absolutely fresh ingredients. The vegan cream cheese... [Read more]


Cîroc Colada Cîroc Colada

Cîroc Colada Cîroc Colada 2 oz. Cîroc Pineapple 2 oz. Calahua Crème of Coconut 8 chunks fresh frozen pineapple (optional) 2 oz. fresh pineapple juice 2 oz. fresh orange juice ¾ oz. Patrón Incendio Method:... [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

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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