Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Mary J. Blige: Songstress shares life, love and career

September 4, 2012 by  
Filed under Cover Story, Feature

Originally from the Bronx in New York City, singer/songwriter/producer/actress Mary J. Blige has already put an indelible stamp on the entertainment industry. The nine-time Grammy winner — and owner of eight platinum albums — has achieved such a high degree of success, that she can rightfully declare to be in a state of “No More Drama.”

Senator Steven Horsford: Making history

September 4, 2012 by  
Filed under Feature, Politics

In the long history of Nevada, there has been no shortage of African-American contributors to the development and success of the Silver State.Those determined to leave their mark in days past had to fight against forces like segregation. Their example helped prepare today’s history-makers for an entirely new set of challenges, and state Sen. Steven Horsford exemplifies the fearlessness bequeathed to the new generation.

Peace Kimberly Bailey-Tureaud

September 4, 2012 by  
Filed under Highlights, Peace

We have all heard the cliché, “Too much of anything is not good.” There is truth to it; when the mind is not balanced with pleasant thoughts, new discoveries, education, laughter, excitement and rest, we often find ourselves feeling as though we are enveloped by a cloud.

Faces of Caesars

September 4, 2012 by  
Filed under Conversation

The Caesars Entertainment brand is no stranger to Las Vegas’ black community. Whenever there is a community activity or event — particularly those focused on helping people in need — it is a virtual certainty that Caesars will be listed prominently among the contributing sponsors.

Nevada Welfare Services: Still working

September 3, 2012 by  
Filed under Feature

The Nevada Division of Welfare and Supportive Services continues to assist Nevada residents in need, while they locate employment or seek to boost their prospects through job training.