Thursday, October 18, 2018

To Buy or Not to Buy?

February 14, 2018 by  
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BY ALICIA TAYLOR If I had a dollar for everyone who asked me if this is a good time to buy, I could retire early or at least take a nice vacation. All jokes aside, here are the facts: Prices across the board are still affordable Interest rates are still low Down payments are minimal Inventory is dwindling So […]

‘We can bring the community closer together’

February 14, 2018 by  
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‘We can bring the community closer together’

Direct Connect Job Listings

February 14, 2018 by  
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Direct Connect Job Listings Customer Service Representative Contact: Naomi Wright | (702) 917-0446 Warehouse Jobs Contact: LVrecruiting@fanatics.com | (702) 936-5134 Multiple Positions Contact: Alex Yang | alex.yang@officeteam.com | (702) 732-1180 Medical Assistants Contact: Evan Kaufman, The Vaccine Center | (702) 800-2723 Massage therapists, front desk positions Contact: Felicia Miller, Massage Envy | (702) 506-7751 | felicia.miller@massageenvy.com Mortgage company […]

Moving On Up

February 14, 2018 by  
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BY CAPUCINE HOLMES The Urban Chamber of Commerce celebrates a legacy of prosperity and growth. The room was filled with optimism as more than 200 people descended on Green Valley Ranch for the Urban Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Chamber & Board Installation Luncheon. Small business owners, corporate executives, elected officials, community leaders and more came from across Nevada to celebrate a more than 30-year history of developing economic growth. Shaundell Newsome, the newly-installed board […]

Protector of the Dream

Protector of the Dream

Wonderful Life

February 14, 2018 by  
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Wonderful Life LaTosha White’s life ended tragically, but her family and friends sent her home with an extraordinary celebration. LaTosha Juane White was full of devotion for family and community. She was loved by many, and that love was on full display during the celebration of her life — as about 1,000 people filled Unity […]

Character, Color and Content

February 14, 2018 by  
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Character, Color and Content BY ERIC TROY I have been blessed to work, mentor, speak and develop programs throughout the country for more than three decades in the area of black male leadership. In my experience, the one common bond for black males — as it relates to leadership and character — is that you […]

Why Are The Children Hurting (W.A.T.C.H.): Strong Enough

February 14, 2018 by  
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Strong Enough BY SOURAYA CHRISTINE GREEN With so many current events, or better yet, current issues in our community and country, I couldn’t decide what I wanted to discuss with you. I thought that I could have easily taken a stand with #metoo or #Oprah 2020, or projected my opinion concerning the rumors of war. […]

PEACE: History binds U.S.

February 14, 2018 by  
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  In a day where divisions are celebrated, we should look to our past for corrective inspiration. History can be a great equalizer — showing us how ideas that have stood the test of time can bring two halves of a heart together. The heart of our nation is the diversity that all people bring […]

Handicapping Upcoming Nevada Race

February 14, 2018 by  
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BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Congressman Ruben Kihuen of the 4th District has announced that he will not be seeking re-election. The district, which has a Democratic registration advantage, is going to have a very interesting primary. Potential candidates — both official and unannounced — include Morse Arberry, the former assemblyman and longtime chair of the Ways and […]