Thursday, April 24, 2014

Feature

LISA RAYE McCOY LISA RAYE McCOY

Single. Successful. Satified. As she eyes the next chapter in her eventful life and career, LisaRaye McCoy knows how to keep it all in perspective. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD LisaRaye McCoy In a business... [Read more]


GIVING THEM A BREAK GIVING THEM A BREAK

At a time when talent competitions are all the pop culture rage, a Las Vegas educator aims to provide exposure for budding stars. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Nauteachia Black of T Black Entertainment is... [Read more]


ART OF SUCCESS ART OF SUCCESS

A young black entrepreneur reinvents himself in the Las Vegas art world BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Artist Duane Alexander African-American men and boys are succeeding every day, and Eulenthius Duane... [Read more]


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Conversation

‘Grow forth’ ‘Grow forth’

Enterprising People Business Radio Talk presents A BUSINESS CONVERSATION WITH ROSALIND BROOKS ‘Grow forth’ BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Rosalind Brooks, founder of Vegas Roots Community Garden. As... [Read more]


‘It’s easy to talk too much’ ‘It’s easy to talk too much’

Enterprising People Business Radio Talk presents A BUSINESS CONVERSATION WITH STEVE YASTROW ‘It’s easy to talk too much’ BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Ditch the Pitch: The Art of Improvised Persuasion In... [Read more]


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Community

Giving our best… Giving our best…

Black elected officials convened at the home of Dr. Annette Mayes and Orlando Mayes to speak with the Teens of Jack and Jill about the responsibilities of leadership and the HBCU experience from their... [Read more]


Scenes from the 13th Annual Las Vegas Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival Scenes from the 13th Annual Las Vegas Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival

Scenes from the 13th Annual Las Vegas Taste & Sounds of Soul Festival Judge Karen Bennett-Haron and Fred Haron. Floyd Mayweather and The Money Team arrived at the event. A look at this year's... [Read more]


Leading movement Leading movement

Leading movement In Las Vegas, a unique program brings the gift of dance to people with disabilities. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Tshlene Henreid with one of her Mosaic Sky' dance students. After a... [Read more]


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Highlights

Good Friday Jam Session Good Friday Jam Session

On April 18, Pat Pennington presents a Good Friday old-school jam session at Ebenezer COGIC, 1072 W. Bartlett Ave. in Las Vegas. Information: (866) 697-3188 ext. 101 or 105.  Read More →


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

Safe passage into adulthood 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... [Read more]


National Autism Awareness Month National Autism Awareness Month

In the month of April, motivational speaker Les Brown (left), Gabriel Gibson (center) and Terri Greathouse Gibson urge everyone to step up the fight against autism.  Read More →


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Cream of Potato Cauliflower Soup FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Cream of Potato Cauliflower Soup

Cream of Potato Cauliflower Soup Cream of Potato Cauliflower Soup Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Ingredients: (Serves 4-6) 2 cloves garlic, minced ½ cup onion, diced 2 large potatoes, diced 2 cups cauliflower,... [Read more]


FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Southern-style Kale Greens FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Southern-style Kale Greens

Southern-style Kale Greens Recipe by CHEF STACEY DOUGAN Southern-style Kale Greens Kale greens rank high in nutritional density, and they are easier to digest than collard greens. Most people think that... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

Life is filled with challenging times Life is filled with challenging times

Life is filled with challenging times The old cliché goes, “When it rain it pours.” Being no stranger to challenge, I look deep into my soul to find refuge. Isolation sets in — and even though... [Read more]


SHAM LEWIS SHAM LEWIS

LAS VEGAS BLACK ENTERTAINER SPOTLIGHT BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD SHAM LEWIS Sham Lewis has been entertaining in Las Vegas for six years. With a soulful R&B sound, he has become a mainstay at top Strip... [Read more]


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Extra

The Beauty You Create! The Beauty You Create!

This holiday season, spruce up your style! BY ALESIA PRENTISS Often, the holidays bring heavy pressure to express love with the giving of material things. Indeed, there is joy to be found in locating... [Read more]


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]


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