Monday, February 8, 2016

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS BE IT RESOLVED: PURSUE EXCELLENCE

January 13, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Through our social media channels, Las Vegas Black Image Magazine asked readers how they will seize 2016 as an opportunity to live their best lives. [caption id=”attachment_10412″ align=”aligncenter” width=”284″ caption=”ROWENA TRIM Publish my upcoming book “

Get through the season with grace

January 10, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER Office parties. Home gatherings. Church fellowships. At this time of year, we are frequently in the public eye. While these occasions can bring great joy, they can also be a source of frustration, anxiety, and discomfort. Often we find ourselves being judged on multiple fronts — whether it be for [...]

Diamond Life

January 10, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Tommy Pham pursues his Major League dreams. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Tommy Pham has known for a long time that he wanted a professional baseball career. The 27-year-old Las Vegas native’s natural dexterity in the sport was sharpened while attending Gorman, Centennial and Durango high schools. “I asked one of my friends, Chad Robertson, who played [...]

PEACE

January 10, 2016 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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The new year is here — and with it, choices to make: We can enter 2016 in a cloud, or greet it with full awareness of our goals and aspirations. Some aspire to touch the sky and make tremendous impacts on their own lives; others have a mind to nurture their hearts and serve others. [...]

Setting goals for success

December 10, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY JAMAAL McCOY As we reach the end of another year, I feel it is important to give thanks for the blessings we received in 2015. In business or in life, now is the time to focus on what we hope to accomplish in the coming year. It has often been said that unless we [...]

Help a Veteran’s Wish Come True This Holiday Season!

December 10, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Las Vegas has taken a vital role in helping end veteran homelessness in our community. Offering both transitional and permanent housing, over 300 formerly homeless veterans now call U.S.VETS- Las Vegas their home. While in housing, veterans are reuniting with family, rejoining the workforce, regaining independence and rebuilding their lives. This holiday season, you can [...]

HEALTHIER YOU: HIV and pregnancy

December 10, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Coping with gestational diabetes

In change there is hope

December 9, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER Change is a constant to be leveraged — not a temporary burden to avoid. Here are 10 things people should know about handling change. Change Affects Those You Love. Leading change is not popular. People do not want to change — especially when it comes to their lifestyles. Therefore, the [...]

Event will push for changes to immigration law

November 30, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY JOHN STEPHENS III On Nov. 7 at Freedom Park, Waking Up as One Nation will present a Community and Family Celebration to support changes in immigration law. The cause is as simple as it is meaningful: keeping families together. “I want to send a message to Congress to keep families together, stop deportations, and [...]

4 Ways to Ruin Your Thanksgiving

November 30, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday, providing us with a great time to refresh and recharge for the final push of the year. I must admit that I have not always maximized this time. Below, a few tips to help you avoid messing up Thanksgiving. 1. Work more than you rest. [...]