Friday, May 22, 2015

EYE ON BUSINESS: Time for us to hold a stimulating conversation on black businesses

EYE ON BUSINESS: Time for us to hold a stimulating conversation on black businesses

Serious business facing Nevadans this legislative session

There may be some unusual legislation on tap, but lawmakers need to make time to address real issues that affect us all. BY YVETTE WILLIAMS Pets might soon be able to use pot under a bill introduced in the Nevada Legislature this month by Democratic Sen. Tick Segerblom, but of course it would require certification by [...]

EYE ON BUSINESS: Asleep in class

EYE ON BUSINESS: Asleep in class

On a 10-point political participation plan for 2016

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Preamble: The plan has three fundamental purposes: A) to preserve and protect the constitutionally guaranteed right of all citizens to cast votes in special, primary and general elections — free of all efforts that in any way result in the suppression of this right; B) to reverse, in one election cycle, the historically [...]

On the field of play

A local sports legend nudges local youth toward success. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD If there’s one thing that Henry Thorns does not lack, it’s self-confidence. Allow him tell you — in a trademark self-reference delivered, naturally, in the thirdperson: “Pound for Pound there is no one who was a better all-around athlete than Henry ‘Hen-Hen’ D. Thorns,” [...]

MONEY MATTERS: Make Yourself Healthy, Wealthy and Wise

BY CAROL MAYORGA A new year and a new you! Common resolutions to exercise and lose weight might come to mind first, but your health and wealth go hand in hand — now and when you retire. To make sure you are doing everything you can today to plan for a better tomorrow, consider these tips [...]

Have you heard? Did you know?

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Have you heard that Morse Arberry — the former Nevada legislator who served many years as chair of the Assembly’s powerful Ways and Means Committee — is actively considering running for the congressional seat that was held by Steven Horsford? Former Congressman Horsford basically lost the seat due overconfidence, which resulted in his [...]

Journey of a lifetime

February 17, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Conversation

Journey of a lifetime

Climbing the capital hill

Climbing the capital hill

Joy is a Journey

Be yourself