Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Thank You, Mr. President


After two historic, remarkably successful terms in the White House — lifting the nation out of recession, cutting unemployment, giving healthcare to the uninsured, restoring diplomatic relations with Cuba, and so much more — is preparing to leave the Oval Office more than eight years after he graced the very first cover of Las Vegas [...]

It Was The Fest Of Times

November 21, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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The 11th Annual Las Vegas Culture Fest delights big crowds at the downtown Fremont Street Experience. Incredible tastes, delicious smells and amazing sounds took over the Fremont Street Experience recently — as the 11th Annual Las Vegas Culture Fest drew more than 20,000 locals and tourists downtown to Third and Ogden for two days of [...]

Grand Time, Big Parade

November 14, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Grand Time, Big Parade The 35th Annual Las Vegas Martin Luther King (MLK) Parade will be held in Downtown Las Vegas on January 16 beginning at 10 a.m. Organizers recently announced the grand marshals for the 2017 parade will include such respected community members such as Pastor Robert E. Fowler of Victory Missionary Baptist Church; [...]

‘Moving forward and continually developing’


QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | KIMBERLY ELISE ‘Embrace your uniqueness’ Kimberly Elise has built an extraordinary career in Hollywood. Ever since her screen debut 20 years ago in the crime thriller “Set It Off,” she has starred in a string of movies across genres and audiences — from critical favorites like “Beloved” and “For Colored Girls” [...]

‘Moving forward and continually developing’


QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | MARVIN MENZIES ‘Moving forward and continually developing’ UNLV’s storied basketball program has a new leader. Marvin Menzies is the first African- American head basketball coach in the school’s history, and the Los Angeles native can’t wait for the season to start on Nov. 1. He recently sat down with Las Vegas [...]

Desk Duty

October 10, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Carla Wade settles into the anchor chair at KTNV Channel 13. There’s a new face on the anchor desk: Carla Wade, who had previously been a weekend morning anchor at the ABC affiliate in Dallas, recently joined KTNV Channel 13. “Prior to working in Dallas, I was chasing storms in Oklahoma City as a reporter [...]



In “The Magnificent Seven,” Denzel Washington tips his hat to a genre film with a new-generation twist. You would not be wrong to assume that, after being cast as the lead in “The Magnificent Seven,” one of the first things Denzel Washington did was take a close look at the 1960 classic on which his [...]

You have to persist


QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | OMAR MILLER You have to persist He may be experiencing a new measure of fame for his role on “Ballers,” but the HBO hit is far from Omar Miller’s first time in the spotlight. From “8 Mile” and “Get Rich or Die Tryin’” to “CSI: Miami” and “Law & Order,” he’s [...]


September 6, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Las Vegas businesswoman — and original dancer for the Historic Moulin Rouge Hotel — Anna Bailey celebrates her 90th birthday. More than 100 guests came to the Red Rock Country Club on Aug. 26 to celebrate the 90th birthday of longtime Las Vegas resident Anna Bailey. The widow of William H. “Bob” Bailey — with [...]

Join us for the 11th Annual Culture Fest

August 10, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Feature, Photos