Saturday, January 21, 2017

Feature

Brother, brother, brother Brother, brother, brother

Marvin Gaye’s sister remembers her legendary sibling. Zeola Gaye's book, "My Brother Marvin." Known as the “Prince of Soul,” Marvin Gaye was a legendary singer, songwriter and producer... [Read more]


‘I have to hold them accountable’ ‘I have to hold them accountable’

Deputy District Attorney Leah Beverly QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | LEAH BEVERLY She’s one of the youngest prosecutors in the Clark County District Attorney’s Office, and 30-year-old Leah Beverly is also... [Read more]


‘Eventually, you have to jump’ ‘Eventually, you have to jump’

In his latest book, Steve Harvey challenges us to take a leap of faith. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Remembering the first time I heard Steve Harvey perform was reminiscent of the legendary Richard Pryor:... [Read more]


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Conversation

This Should Be A Knockout Lesson For My People This Should Be A Knockout Lesson For My People

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on January 20. Let that sink in, and take it as a lesson on what it means when we don’t... [Read more]


SUCCESS! For success in the New Year, just do it! SUCCESS! For success in the New Year, just do it!

BY JAMAAL McCOY Jamaal Mccoy, General Manager of Findlay Chevrolet H appy New Year! We made it through another journey around the sun. Many have made plans to be fulfilled for 2017, while others have made... [Read more]


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Community

VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Out with the old, in with the new VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Out with the old, in with the new

Yvette Williams BY YVETTE WILLIAMS Wishing you a very Happy New Year! As 2017 begins to unfold, it’s natural to reflect on 2016 — and you might be interested in knowing which topics were most talkedabout... [Read more]


IN THE COMMUNITY – DECEMBER 2016 IN THE COMMUNITY – DECEMBER 2016

Celebrating the people, places, special events and amazing sights that make Las Vegas an incredible place to live, work and play! Donna Lee and Diversified Community Service CDC represented Mentors for... [Read more]


Election Revealed Inconvenient Truths About America Election Revealed Inconvenient Truths About America

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet Last month’s election results, if nothing else, exposed some inconvenient truths about bigotry in America. Bigotry, both covert and overt, has been a staple of the... [Read more]


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Highlights

PEACE: Live in Moments… PEACE: Live in Moments…

Live in Moments… We are so quick to have questions, judge a situation or look for the next best moment. We should STOP. There is value in the moment you are experiencing right now. Life moments... [Read more]


Raising boys to be men Raising boys to be men

BY RORY T. EDWARDS RORY T. EDWARDS As the holiday season is now in full swing, I can’t help but observe the swing of emotions, communication and all the missing pieces to the family unit. I have recognized... [Read more]


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

More on that not-so-sweet thing ROSALIND BROOKS tends rows of vegetables at Vegas Roots Community Garden Last month we talked a little bit about sugar and how it harms our bodies. I want to wrap up that... [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

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 →


Blues in the Park! Blues in the Park!

KCEP Power 88.1 recently celebrated 44 years of broadcasting excellence at the Craig Ranch “Southern Soul Blues in the Park” event. Hundreds of fans were delighted by performers that included Sir Charles... [Read more]


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Extra

HEALTHIER YOU: Taking care of our health in the new year HEALTHIER YOU: Taking care of our health in the new year

BY DR. ANNETTE MAYES DR. ANNETTE MAYE Women, we have to do better. Better when it comes to taking care of ourselves, better at prioritizing our health. We must take the time to receive our regular physical... [Read more]


Notice Of NAACP November Election

On Nov. 19, 2016, the NAACP Las Vegas branch will hold elections for officers and at large members of the Executive Committee. Balloting will take place at Doolittle Community Center (1950 J Street in... [Read more]


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