Friday, August 26, 2016

HEALTHIER YOU: The magic in mother’s milk

August 2, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Coping with infertility

National Convention of Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. comes to Las Vegas

July 18, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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The 32nd Biennial Grand Boulé of Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., will convene in Las Vegas, July 25-29, at the Palms Casino Resort. Members from throughout the United States and the Virgin Islands will gather at the convention for the purpose of leadership development, as well as to discuss important issues, celebrate achievements, and strategically [...]

Remembering Martha Jordan (1927-2016)

July 18, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Martha Jordan passed away in Las Vegas on May 28. She was the widow of jazz legend Louis Jordan, whose life was made famous in Clarke Peters’ hit Broadway musical

Saying Goodbye To Sandra Jackson

July 18, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Las Vegas competes for All-America City Awards

July 18, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Earlier this year, Las Vegas was named one of 20 finalists for the 2016 All-America City Awards by the National Civic League. The annual awards highlight cities that engage residents in innovative and inclusive efforts to tackle critical challenges. This year, the program focused on cities that have worked to ensure children are healthy and [...]

Like father, like son

June 6, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Stephen Munford shares lessons from his fatherhood journey. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Stephen Munford is a busy man. He is a candidate for State Senate, works in real estate and as a substitute teacher, and is the father of sons Jonathan and Montana. The son of retired assemblyman Harvey Munford, Stephen puts a premium on character [...]

Courting Success

June 6, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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New book explores how young people can pursue dreams of becoming a professionals athlete. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Americans are fascinated by professional athletes. Many of those stars are African- American — and not a few young black people dream of following in their footsteps, drawn by the promise of wealth, fame, and glamour. Percentage-wise, the [...]

Graduates of 2016

June 5, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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It’s grad season, and we acknowledge some incredible people who embody the power of education in reaching higher and achieving goals.

PEACE

April 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Color me America. I wake up each morning to news from our circus-like presidential campaign, the latest from a roadshow of clowns and carnival barkers musing on what will make America great again. America has always been a great place as I see it, with an ever growing determination to enhance its riches. Many embrace [...]

Taking them higher

April 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Clark County School Board Trustee Dr. Linda E. Young welcomes the U-CAN College Fair. Each year, Clark County School board trustee Dr. Linda Young gets excited when the United College Action (U-CAN) Fair comes to Las Vegas. Her passion for higher educational opportunities for Las Vegas youth is relentless. UCAN founder Dr. Alan Rowe will [...]