Saturday, June 24, 2017

Spiritual Verse – June 2017

June 11, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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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 [...]

Let’s Talk

June 11, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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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 — [...]

Pushing for excellence, from beginning to end

June 11, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY CAPUCINE HOLMES Education is the foundation of a healthy, sustainable community — and the people of Las Vegas understand that it takes an all-hands-on-deck effort to lift our young people toward their dreams. One organization that embraces this collaborative approach is Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., better known as the AKAs. Established in 1908 [...]

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – MAY 2017

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PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – MAY 2017

Jazzed

May 15, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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The Pi Pi Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. recently hosted the “All That Jazz” Scholarship Brunch at the Red Rock Country Club. The event honored several Las Vegas residents with the Finer Womanhood Award, and comedian Sheryl Underwood (“The Talk”) also attended in support of her Sorors. PHOTOS BY MARTY FRIERSON

WELL WOMEN OF COLOR | Rosalind Brooks

May 15, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Getting Back To Good Health In Your Own Backyard Las Vegas is full of big-box retailers — and while they may boast convenience, they lack the true essentials: personality, product diversity, and community. Consumer culture may steer us to chain stores for our shopping needs, but there is usually a disconnect: we don’t alwaysget to [...]

PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – APRIL 2017

April 17, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – APRIL 2017

VEGAS WATCH: Taste Of Brandye

BY CAPUCINE HOLMES South Point Hotel and Casino was the site of a historic gathering on a recent Tuesday, as people from across America came together for a rare taste of Brandye — the outstanding singing trio comprised of Donna Davis Sadler, Cynthia Douglas, and Pamela Vincent, reuniting after several decades. Brandye have made over [...]

Buffalo Soldiers Visit Local McDonald’s Restaurants

March 26, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Buffalo Soldiers Inc. members recently attended a meet-and-greet hosted by localLas Vegas McDonald’s owner-operator EvaMartin. Families brought their children tolearn more about these historic veterans,enjoy informative and entertaining reenactments,and much more.

HEALTHIER YOU: Pain & Endometriosis

March 20, 2017 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Taking care of our health in the new year