Monday, October 15, 2018

Feature

‘I do what other designers are afraid to do: take chances’ ‘I do what other designers are afraid to do: take chances’

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | SHEILA GRADFORD ‘I do what other designers are afraid to do: take chances’ As founder of the hot furniture manufacturing company Loni M. Designs — one of, if not the... [Read more]


HEALTHIER YOU: Knowing your girls HEALTHIER YOU: Knowing your girls

Knowing your girls BY DR. ANNETTE MAYES, OB/GYN DR. ANNETTE MAYE On Oct. 6 at 8 a.m., African American women will gather outside my offices to decorate our cars in pink and black, and drive them down... [Read more]


Queen of Soul Power Queen of Soul Power

Aretha Franklin’s legacy will live forever — in her legendary voice, timeless songs, and the excellence and dignity that defined a legendary life Once in awhile, a legend slips into immortality —... [Read more]


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Conversation

2ND ANNUAL BLACK WOMEN WHO ROCK 2ND ANNUAL BLACK WOMEN WHO ROCK

Rowena Trim: Nurse at Roseman University of Health Sciences. And member of Black Nurses Association.   Monique Gordon-Ellis Westfield: Founder, director of Toni’s House Symmie Mitchell: Radio Personality... [Read more]


Ask Your Mother

Moms share secrets for raising healthy, happy children Mary J. Brooks-Clayton A mother should put — and keep — God first. Trust that God has blessed you with the tools to keep faith in him as well... [Read more]


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Community

MOVING THE NEEDLE: Let’s Take Stock!

Are We Ready for School? BY DR. TIFFANY TYLER Dr Tiffany Tyler Last month, a new year school began in our community. This special time was characterized by our usual focus on registration, purchasing... [Read more]


YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown

DR. ELLEN BROWN What’s at stake — and who will sit at the table? BY DR. ELLEN BROWN Power. Max Weber defined it as “the ability of an individual or group to achieve their own goals or aims when others... [Read more]


MOVING THE NEEDLE: Are We Ready for School?

Are We Ready for School? BY DR. TIFFANY TYLER Dr Tiffany Tyler This month, students across Nevada will return to school, and there will be shopping, registration and angst over who will be in whose... [Read more]


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Highlights

50 Shades Of Black: A Fictitious Exotic Journey For “The Best Part” 50 Shades Of Black: A Fictitious Exotic Journey For “The Best Part”

The Meeting   Funny how, when the weather changes, it brings about relaxed feelings. A feeling that indicates there is a pause in the day from all responsibilities and demands. It rains in Atlanta... [Read more]


Horsford vs. Hardy: The Rematch Horsford vs. Hardy: The Rematch

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet The race in Nevada’s 4th Congressional District pits Cresent Hardy against his predecessor, Steve Horsford, in a rematch of their 2014 contest — when Hardy won... [Read more]


PEACE: Hold on to Faith PEACE: Hold on to Faith

  I have often asked myself, “How do I find peace when there is no peace?” Many of us find the peace we seek by going to church or simply connecting with the higher power through prayer... [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

Under the Glittering Lights Under the Glittering Lights

‘Rock On’ with Vegas Bubba Knight (of Gladys Knight and the Pips fame) recently hosted a star-studded release party for his new single, “Rock On (Vegas City)” at the University of Nevada Las... [Read more]


Under the Glittering Lights Under the Glittering Lights

Miss Jackson Janet Jackson received the prestigious Icon Award at the Billboard Music Awards held recently at the MGM in Las Vegas. Not only was the moment her first television performance in nine years,... [Read more]


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Extra

Black Image Community Billboard – September 2018 Black Image Community Billboard – September 2018

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Direct Connect Job Listings

Direct Connect Job Listings – SEPTEMBER 2018 BY LAUREN ANDERSON LAUREN ANDERSON IT Program Managers All-In Recruiting & Talent Boutique All-inrecruiting.com | info@all-inrecruiting.com Office... [Read more]


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