Thursday, July 27, 2017

PEACE: Rise, with your higher self

Your higher self will bring peace in expectations. When we are challenged with negative situations, we are often numb to the fact that the episode is really calling our higher self to rise. Sometimes the motion to stand with your head held high is delayed by insecurity in action. Outside forces can activate your deepest [...]

Where They At?

July 12, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Community

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET The title of my column may lack grammatical correctness — but it correctly conveys how I feel about a group of community crazies and spineless politicians who advocated for the reopening of F Street to the tune of up to $17 million dollars, with no meaningful economic benefit to the community in the [...]

WELL WOMEN OF COLOR | Rosalind Brooks

July 12, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Health

Getting and Staying Healthy is a Family Affair Spending time with our families and staying active are both important to our lives. We get a psychological boost from hanging out with the people we love, and regular exercise not only helps maintain healthy weight — it can improve our overall health, reduce stress, and may [...]

Girls Getaway

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Ask any woman: a fun excursion with friends can rejuvenate mind, body, and spirit, and Las Vegas has long been a preferred destination for girlfriends to get away and reconnect. Here, we share memorable photos from some special vacation moments.

GOOD ‘TRIP’

Film Title: Girls Trip

Four powerful black actresses star in the comic tale of friends who take a fun journey to New Orleans with outrageous results.

Spiritual Verse – June 2017

June 11, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Extra

Know this, my beloved brothers; let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger. For the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God. Therefore put away all filthiness and rampant wickedness and receive with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls. But be doers [...]

Under the Glittering Lights: Daddy’s Home

For the first time ever, Puff Daddy turned on Light — leading thousands of Saturday night partygoers at a pre- Billboard Awards celebration hosted at the Las Vegas hotspot. The hip-hop mogul arrived with his son Justin and entourage in tow, and was greeted with a Ciroc bottle parade as soon as he took the [...]

Let’s Talk

June 11, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Extra

Eva Martin on conflict resolution and the art of finding common ground The act of resolving conflict is extraordinarily complex. It calls for people with strong disagreements to put their hearts, minds, and souls into reaching the ultimate goal: a positive outcome for both sides. Compassion and empathy are the foundation of conflict resolution — [...]

PEACE: Dear Fathers …

Fathers are so important — those men who take us further with education, exposure, support, protection and many other wonderful attributes that earn the title of “daddy.” The celebration of Father’s Day is for those daddies who offer that wonderful shoulder to lie your head on, and who offer encouraging words that keep you focused [...]

Proof positive of America’s sad mental state

June 11, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Community

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET One doesn’t have to look any further than the current occupant of the White House for insight into the mental state of our country. Enough uninformed voters in traditionally blue states put him in the White House. President Obama saved the auto industry, and the thanks he received from Michigan voters was a [...]