Sunday, November 18, 2018

Direct Connect Job Listings

November 4, 2018 by  
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Direct Connect Job Listings – OCTOBER 2018 BY LAUREN ANDERSON IT Program Managers All-In Recruiting & Talent Boutique All-inrecruiting.com | info@all-inrecruiting.com Training Coordinator Clark County clarkcountynv.gov | (702) 455-3176 HR Business Partner Sysco sysco.com | syscocareers@corp.sysco.com Private Chefs & Chef Instructors All-In Recruiting & Talent Boutique All-inrecruiting.com | info@all-inrecruiting.com Applications Administrator, Office of Information Technology UNLV jobseeker@higheredjobs.com | (814) 861-3080 […]

I Am A Survivor!

November 4, 2018 by  
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Entertainer Rhayne Thomas’ inspiring story of defeating breast cancer. “She must have called the wrong Rhayne Thomas.” That’s what Rhayne Thomas murmured to herself on that fateful day in 2011, when her doctor called to tell her that she had breast cancer. “I thought to myself, ‘I don’t want anyone to get this news that I didn’t want to hear myself,’” she […]

‘Why Not Me?’

November 4, 2018 by  
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Li’Shey Johnson shares a deeply personal account of how it felt to be at the Route 91 Harvest Festival on Oct. 1, 2017. Li’Shey Johnson and her Heart & Soul Hospitality Foundation are well-known within the Las Vegas community. But it was in her role as a independent event coordinator that she was at the Route 91 Harvest Festival on […]

YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown

November 4, 2018 by  
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What’s at stake — and who will sit at the table? BY DR. ELLEN BROWN One month. That’s how much time we have left to decide who will get our vote in the upcoming midterm elections. The stakes are high for Nevadans: the ballot will feature a wealth of very high-profile races for U.S. Senate, House of Representatives, Governor, Lt. Governor, […]

‘I am living proof that a woman can raise a black boy into a man’

‘I am living proof that a woman can raise a black boy into a man’ QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | DELISA LYNCH When NFL star Marshawn Lynch opened the Las Vegas outpost of his Beast Mode retail store last month, hip-hop thumped from a Mercedes van parked outside of the location at the Town Square mall. But even more resonant than the […]

MOVING THE NEEDLE: Vegas Can Turn Tragedy Into Triumph

November 4, 2018 by  
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Vegas Can Turn Tragedy Into Triumph BY DR. TIFFANY TYLER This month marks the anniversary of October 1 — a day that rocked our community to its core. Las Vegas experienced overwhelming loss and grief, and our sense of public safety was forever changed. In its wake came many lessons, a new awareness, and unparalleled strength. We discovered a profound disconnection and connection. We discovered that one man could be […]

Plug Into The Truth About Question 3

November 4, 2018 by  
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Tracy Skenandore examines the facts behind a risky experiment with the affordable energy Nevadans depend upon. There is a constitutional amendment on this November’s statewide ballot that would raise our electricity rates, eliminate consumer protections, and lock a risky experiment into our state constitution. The ballot measure, known as Question 3, would force Nevada to dismantle its existing regulated electricity system — one of the most reliable […]

Races For Governor, Senate Receive Top Billing

November 4, 2018 by  
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BY LOUIE OVERSTREET The headliners for Nevada’s election show on Nov. 6: The race for governor to replace term-limited Brian Sandoval, and a challenge strong challenge to Sen. Dean Heller. Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak and Lt. Gov. Adam Laxalt are vying to replace Sandoval. In order for Sisolak to win, he needs to run up the score in Clark County — to offset the votes Laxalt will […]

PEACE: When there seems to be none …

November 4, 2018 by  
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  A chieving peace is often an abstract desire. It is sometimes taken for granted — because you can’t touch it like a physical object that sits on your coffee table waiting to be picked up when you need it. But we all know that it is real, because you can feel it; it may be in spurts, but it can be […]

50 Shades Of Black: A Fictitious Exotic Journey For “The Best Part”

September 23, 2018 by  
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The Meeting   Funny how, when the weather changes, it brings about relaxed feelings. A feeling that indicates there is a pause in the day from all responsibilities and demands. It rains in Atlanta on the regular — especially in the late summer and early fall. The bright colors of the trees and grass open up to the sky’s moisture, […]