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WELL WOMEN OF COLOR | Rosalind Brooks

March 20, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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The Role of Calories in the Body What’s your ideal caloric intake? It’s your preferred body weight x 10 plus 30% if you exercise daily. For women, it’s between 1,000-1,600. To shed weight, you must reduce your calories or exercise more. A negative balance forces your body to burn its reserve fuel, which is fat. [...]

Life Can Be “Tuff” And For Poor Folks Even More So

March 20, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY LOUIE OVERSTREET My assessment about life often being tough does not reflect on any religious belief, state of being, or based on health issues one may suffer; but rather the poor folks in the land of plenty being ignorant or in a state of denial as to what is the cause of their lot in [...]

VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Miracle Medical Breakthrough Transcends Racism

March 20, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY YVETTE WILLIAMS During a time when African Americans suffered through one of the worst periods of terror and disenfranchisement, and segregation was commonplace in many communities throughout America, one black woman transcended the racial divide. I ran across an interesting book while visiting Stanford University in 2011, and was intrigued by another incredible story [...]

VETTE’S VEGAS VOICE: Out with the old, in with the new

January 17, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY YVETTE WILLIAMS Wishing you a very Happy New Year! As 2017 begins to unfold, it’s natural to reflect on 2016 — and you might be interested in knowing which topics were most talkedabout on Facebook and in our local community on social media. For a complete review of Facebook trends, go to http://newsroom.fb.com/news/2016/12/facebook-2016-year-inreview/ Facebook [...]

IN THE COMMUNITY – DECEMBER 2016

December 26, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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IN THE COMMUNITY – DECEMBER 2016

Election Revealed Inconvenient Truths About America

December 12, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Last month’s election results, if nothing else, exposed some inconvenient truths about bigotry in America. Bigotry, both covert and overt, has been a staple of the Republican Party for many years. This is not to say that certain forms of bigotry aren’t present among Democrats, as well. Up until this very day, bigotry [...]

Always Welcoming

December 12, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Lonnie and Sherrie Wright share hospitality wisdom, experience with people who need an opportunity. Nonviolent ex-offenders, unemployed veterans and young people have new opportunities to find success, thanks to the Hospitality International Training (H.I.T) Program. Designed by Dr. Lonnie and Sherrie Wright, H.I.T. was devised to address the needs of the hospitality industry, while giving [...]

IN THE COMMUNITY – NOVEMBER 2016

November 22, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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IN THE COMMUNITY – NOVEMBER 2016