Thursday, October 29, 2020

Cardi B’s 28th “Arabian Nights” themed birthday celebration

October 22, 2020 by  
Filed under Celebrations, Events, Extra

Cardi B’s 28th “Arabian Nights” themed birthday celebration that took place over the weekend with her nearest and dearest at Vegas’ Area 51. Dose of Roses, Beverly Hills-based luxury floral lifestyle brand set the scene for Cardi’s celebration fit for a Libra with custom rose bouquets made up of 10K fuchsia, gold, pink and purple roses as the […]

Survivors

October 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Community

Survivors The facts about breast cancer are clear: Black women die at an extraordinarily disproportionate rate, up to 40 percent more likely than their White counterparts. Las Vegas Black Image Magazine is honored to speak to and celebrate many women in our city who are survivors of breast cancer. They are beating the odds and […]

HEALTH IS THE NEW HAPPY! The choice is yours

October 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Health

The choice is yours BY TIFFANY McNEELY I was looking in the mirror and something seemed off: it was me, jumping up and down, trying to fit into my pants. I knew I had a problem when I was sucking in my tummy to try and button my pants. I said forget it — and […]

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Rosemary Garlic and Fennel Roasted Pork Tenderloin

October 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Food

Pancakes! Pancakes! Pancakes!

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Opens Early With Special Student Hours For Kindergarten Through College

October 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Feature

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Opens Early With Special Student Hours For Kindergarten Through College New early hours bring additional support for distance learning The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District announced new early opening hours for students of all ages as part of its ongoing effort to support distance learning success. For students in grades […]

Dealing With COVID Fatigue

October 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Health

Dealing With COVID Fatigue By Cassandra Cotton, Nathan Adelson Hospice Community Outreach Manager COVID-19. By now, we’re growing weary of the word. We are all exhausted after months of sacrifice, isolation, frustration, and uncertainty. We are grappling with a new reality and a new way of describing how we are all feeling: “COVID fatigue.” With […]

HEALTHIER YOU: Black women and breast cancer

October 19, 2020 by  
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Black women and breast cancer BY DR. ANNETTE MAYES, OB/GYN There are many misconceptions about breast cancer and Black women. But here are the facts: the breast cancer mortality rate is about 40% higher among Black women compared to White women. Black women are more likely to be diagnosed with a more advanced-stage breast cancer […]

YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown

October 19, 2020 by  
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What’s really at stake in the 2020 elections BY DR. ELLEN BROWN A clear understanding of the true stakes of our vote is essential knowledge that every American should have when entering their polling place. Here are five perspectives on what’s really on the ballot this fall. Michael Blow | Henderson Deputy Chief of Police; […]

Lighting up the night

October 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Highlights

Lighting up the night How a historic sign from the Moulin Rouge is conjuring inspiration for a new generation. BY LIINDA GARISTO I first learned of the historic Moulin Rouge Hotel and Casino in June 2017. I was relocating to Las Vegas to perform in a new show at the Hard Rock Hotel, and was […]

PEACE: Find the courage within

October 19, 2020 by  
Filed under Extra, Peace

We have all been met with challenges and disappointment, and the storm sometimes arrives when we least expect it. But we know it’s coming, and the intense anticipation of negative circumstances builds anxiety and fear of the unknown. I know because it happened to me. And when the fear became overwhelming, I remembered the words […]