Monday, December 22, 2014

Feature

Taraji P. Henson BUILDING AN EMPIRE Taraji P. Henson BUILDING AN EMPIRE

With a busy movie career and a hit television series on the way, Taraji P. Henson knows how to make Hollywood sit up and take notice. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Taraji P. Henson For many of us, our... [Read more]


Red Carpet Photo Gallery: Soul Train Awards in Las Vegas Red Carpet Photo Gallery: Soul Train Awards in Las Vegas

Red Carpet Photo Gallery: SOUL TRAIN AWARDS IN LAS VEGAS Kool and The Gang Lil Kim Da Brat Eric Benet Ledisi, Laila Ali and Erica Campbell Jodeci Kem Tinashe Tyrese (Left) with Tank  Read More →


All I want for Christmas… All I want for Christmas…

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET LOUIE OVERSTREET Here is my modest Christmas wish list: 1. When discussing the consequences of not turning out at the polls on Election Day, I wish I would have to stop saying “I... [Read more]


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Conversation

‘Find your passion’ ‘Find your passion’

Enterprising People Business Radio Talk presents A BUSINESS CONVERSATION WITH LAMONTE FAISON BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Lamonte Faison with Actor Michael Monteiro on the set of "From the Inside Looking... [Read more]


In education, keeping an eye on equal opportunity In education, keeping an eye on equal opportunity

On the occasion of two key civil rights anniversaries, the chair of the Clark County Black Caucus shares her perspective on the challenges faced by African-Americans in Nevada. YVETTE WILLIAMS Chair,... [Read more]


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Community

Mario’s Westside Market recognized… Mario’s Westside Market recognized…

Mario's Westside Market won two awards at the recent Las Vegas Foodie Fest: Second Place winner of the People's Choice Award and Fourth Place winner of the Chefs Choice Award.  Read More →


Black talking heads are making mine hurt Black talking heads are making mine hurt

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET LOUIE OVERSTREET To observe the sad state of black leadership in America, all one has to do is tune in to any cable or network show on any given Sunday. The primary reason is the... [Read more]


Page of Fame Page of Fame

LAS VEGAS BLACK IMAGE MAGAZINE PAGE OF FAME It is with heartfelt gratitude that LAS VEGAS BLACK IMAGE MAGAZINE gives its deepest thanks to those whose names are found on this page. Their generosity and... [Read more]


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Highlights

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

During pregnancy, too much sugar is not so sweet 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... [Read more]


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

During pregnancy, keeping a close eye on breast 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... [Read more]


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

Healthy habits can start in the womb 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.... [Read more]


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Food

Historic Recipes Historic Recipes

Historic Recipies Carlita Harbert Having arrived here from Los Angeles in 1954, Carita Harbert was a fixture in Las Vegas civic life for decades before she passed away in 2007 at the age of 96. One of... [Read more]


FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Roasted Mashed Potatoes FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Roasted Mashed Potatoes

Vegan Roasted Mashed Potatoes Vegan Roasted Mashed Potatoes These mashed potatoes are so creamy, they will melt in your mouth! Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Ingredients: Serves 4-6 1 bulb fresh... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

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]


Peaceful Reflections Peaceful Reflections

It should bring peace to reflect on your life and where you see it going. Like anything in motion, it needs an energy source. Cars cannot move without engines, and trees won’t bend without the force... [Read more]


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Extra

Living with lupus Living with lupus

Living with lupus BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD With the largest and most far-reaching epidemiology study ever conducted on lupus showing that black women are disproportionately burdened by the disease,... [Read more]


Eighth Annual Las Vegas CultureFest returns to Fremont Street Experience! Eighth Annual Las Vegas CultureFest returns to Fremont Street Experience!

Eighth Annual Las Vegas CultureFest returns to Fremont Street Experience! Free to the public, celebration will showcase diversity with a day full of cultural entertainment and a wide selection of... [Read more]


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