Thursday, March 30, 2017

Feature

16th Annual Taste & Sounds of Soul 16th Annual Taste & Sounds of Soul

“The 16th Annual Las Vegas Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival and Las Vegas Black Image Magazine Honors was a tremendous success. We like to thank our participating sponsors that include: Channel 13;... [Read more]


Binge Worthy Binge Worthy

Gerome Sapp tackles the business world. Gerome Sapp A lot of things can happen in life to change your course or put you on the path to your true calling. For Houston native Gerome Sapp, it was being an... [Read more]


‘It’s really about finding balance’ ‘It’s really about finding balance’

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | TRACEE ELLIS-ROSS BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Tracee Ellis Ross Tracee Ellis Ross is one of the most popular television stars of our time, and she is making history with the hit... [Read more]


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Conversation

Told For The First Time Told For The First Time

A member of the legendary Tuskegee Airmen shares an insightful piece of his personal history. Tuskegee Airman Major Ralph L. Turner Nicknamed the Red Tails, the historic Tuskegee Airmen are remembered... [Read more]


West Las Vegas’ Own West Las Vegas’ Own

Uri Clinton comes home on a mission to lead and blaze a trail for others. Uri Clinton Las Vegas has experienced remarkable progress over the years, particularly on the Strip now clustered with hotel... [Read more]


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Community

IN THE COMMUNITY – MARCH 2017 IN THE COMMUNITY – MARCH 2017

Celebrating the people, places, special events and amazing sights that make Las Vegas an incredible place to live, work and play! Dave Washington and Commissioner Lawrence Weekly enjoy Black History Month... [Read more]


WELL WOMEN OF COLOR | Rosalind Brooks WELL WOMEN OF COLOR | Rosalind Brooks

The Role of Calories in the Body What’s your ideal caloric intake? It’s your preferred body weight x 10 plus 30% if you exercise daily. For women, it’s between 1,000-1,600. To shed weight, you must... [Read more]


Life Can Be “Tuff” And For Poor Folks Even More So Life Can Be “Tuff” And For Poor Folks Even More So

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet My assessment about life often being tough does not reflect on any religious belief, state of being, or based on health issues one may suffer; but rather the poor... [Read more]


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Highlights

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – MARCH 2017 PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – MARCH 2017

Katricia Kelly finishes the Hot Chocolate 15/5K run. J’dori Catalaya and Dr. Donald Lawrence. Ladies attend City’s 38th Annual Black History Luncheon. Jackie Cook, Mignon Brown, Juanita Green, Carol... [Read more]


Getaway Czar Getaway Czar

Las Vegas resident Ed Weathers recently hosted his 7th Annual Las Vegas Couples Retreat. Typically held around Valentine’s Day, the annual event is usually held in Mount Charleston, Nevada or Duck Creek,... [Read more]


PEACE: Joy PEACE: Joy

Emotions are absolute. They wash over us unexpectedly, triggering our brains to feel a certain way about experiences or encounters in our lives. But there is one emotion — joy — that we most desire.... [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

VEGAS WATCH: Founding Document

The members of Kappa Alpha Psi know a thing or two about remembering history, and Capucine Holmes finds how out they keep their legacy alive. Capucine Holmes BY CAPUCINE HOLMES It was history in the making... [Read more]


Soul Train Awards 2016 Soul Train Awards 2016

Soul Train Awards 2016 Teddy Riley Jill Scott Tamar Braxton Bobby Jones Brandy Lalah Hathaway India Arie and Erykah Badu perform together for the first time.  Read More →


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Extra

Buffalo Soldiers Visit Local McDonald’s Restaurants Buffalo Soldiers Visit Local McDonald’s Restaurants

Buffalo Soldiers Inc. members Buffalo Soldiers Inc. members recently attended a meet-and-greet hosted by localLas Vegas McDonald’s owner-operator EvaMartin. Families brought their children tolearn... [Read more]


HEALTHIER YOU: Pain & Endometriosis HEALTHIER YOU: Pain & Endometriosis

BY DR. ANNETTE MAYES DR. ANNETTE MAYE The winter months are close to an end and we will soon welcome spring — a time to feel warmth in the air that signals summer is around the corner. The summertime... [Read more]


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