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PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – APRIL 2016

April 18, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Feature, Photos

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PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – APRIL 2016

The business of beauty

April 18, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Community

One year into her success as founder of the Cosmetology Institute of Las Vegas, Denise Gallant eyes the future. Denise Gallant is proud of her accomplishments — and has every right to be. She is celebrating her first anniversary as owner and CEO of the Cosmetology Institute of Las Vegas, which is providing a lot [...]

PEACE

April 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Extra, Peace

Color me America. I wake up each morning to news from our circus-like presidential campaign, the latest from a roadshow of clowns and carnival barkers musing on what will make America great again. America has always been a great place as I see it, with an ever growing determination to enhance its riches. Many embrace [...]

James Oran “Jimmy” Porter 1941-2016

April 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Community

James Oran “Jimmy” Porter 1941-2016

Success!

BY JAMAAL McCOY Endurance is often defined as “the fact or power of enduring an unpleasant or difficult … situation without giving way.” Many of us practice the action of endurance when confronted with challenges — it is one’s own determination to work through difficult times, in order to maintain a path toward success. The [...]

Boy, I Sure Hope I’m Wrong About This One

April 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Highlights

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET I sincerely do not want to be right, but I can’t shake the feeling that another white elephant is being sold to the black community of West Las Vegas. The city used “tax credits” to fund a $15 million remodel of the old Westside School that houses Power 88 radio. A new building [...]

VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Insecurity in a new American economy

April 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Highlights

BY YVETTE WILLIAMS America’s working class is feeling the squeeze in this new economy. People are trying to make ends meet by working longer hours, and it has taken a terrible toll on families and children. With parents often underemployed and working two or three part-time jobs just to pay the bills, the deck often [...]

How Failure Can Stop You

BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER No one’s life is an unbroken chain of victories. We all experience setbacks, defeats, losses and failures. Consider the example of baseball: Not even the greatest players bat 1,000%. The same is true in ministry — we all make mistakes, even as we seek to serve God. The first thing [...]

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Taking them higher

April 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Extra

Clark County School Board Trustee Dr. Linda E. Young welcomes the U-CAN College Fair. Each year, Clark County School board trustee Dr. Linda Young gets excited when the United College Action (U-CAN) Fair comes to Las Vegas. Her passion for higher educational opportunities for Las Vegas youth is relentless. UCAN founder Dr. Alan Rowe will [...]