Monday, December 11, 2017

STRIKING GOLD

At the newly-renovated Oasis at Gold Spike, tourists and locals alike can expect a unique hotel experience. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD When it was originally built in 1976, the Oasis at Gold Spike offered few amenities. Today, a host of renovations at the downtown Las Vegas property have transformed it into a 44-room boutique hotel that is […]

In The Community – Photos

In The Community – Photos

Photos of the Month

Photos of the Month

Getting off the guilt trip

March 23, 2015 by  
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BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER I want to talk about forgiving yourself. Guilt and Bitterness are the Siamese twins of misery, bringing nothing but resentment and regret. Everywhere I go, I meet people who are continually punishing themselves for the past. They play a game I call “If Only.” If only I knew what I […]

Black To Life… For A Healthier You

In the New Year, ‘Do You’

Remembering a legend

March 23, 2015 by  
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For “Sudden” Sam Smith, the late Jerry Tarkanian will be remembered as a coach who “always gave black players a … chance.” BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD “What I loved about Tark is that he always gave black players a second chance,” says former UNLV star “Sudden” Sam Smith. He was speaking, of course, about Jerry “Tark the […]

On the field of play

A local sports legend nudges local youth toward success. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD If there’s one thing that Henry Thorns does not lack, it’s self-confidence. Allow him tell you — in a trademark self-reference delivered, naturally, in the thirdperson: “Pound for Pound there is no one who was a better all-around athlete than Henry ‘Hen-Hen’ D. Thorns,” […]

MONEY MATTERS: Make Yourself Healthy, Wealthy and Wise

BY CAROL MAYORGA A new year and a new you! Common resolutions to exercise and lose weight might come to mind first, but your health and wealth go hand in hand — now and when you retire. To make sure you are doing everything you can today to plan for a better tomorrow, consider these tips […]

EYE ON BUSINESS: The rise or fall of black America

March 23, 2015 by  
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EYE ON BUSINESS: The rise or fall of black America

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Fingerling Potato Salad

March 22, 2015 by  
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Vegan Fingerling Potato Salad