Sunday, October 24, 2021

Feature

HISTORIC BLACK VEGAS | The Fire Inside HISTORIC BLACK VEGAS | The Fire Inside

Claytee D. White The Fire Inside BY CLAYTEE D. WHITE How James Walker and Monroe Williams began changing the face of the Las Vegas Fire Department. The story of the Black presence in the City of Las... [Read more]


Go To The Doctor…Las Vegas Black Image Magazine Community Health Initiative Go To The Doctor…Las Vegas Black Image Magazine Community Health Initiative

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Sound Decisions Sound Decisions

Jayson Sawyer is bringing back live music and changing the game while he’s at it. BY TYRA BELL-HOLLAND Even a year of canceled and postponed live entertainment couldn’t deter JABM founder... [Read more]


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Conversation

Ten Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money Ten Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money

Ten Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money By Craig Kirkland, EVP/Director of Retail Banking, Nevada State Bank Craig Kirkland, EVP/Director of Retail Banking, Nevada State Bank If you want your children... [Read more]


QUESTIONS & ANSWERS: LINDA ABRAMS QUESTIONS & ANSWERS: LINDA ABRAMS

‘People really need to understand there is help out there’ Linda Abrams According to a study in Mental Health America, “Mental health conditions occur in Black and African American people in America... [Read more]


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Community

Letter from the Publishers Letter from the Publishers

Wishing you health and wellness Our loyal readers stir deep gratitude in the Las Vegas Black Image family. You are the inspiration for our commitment to confronting negative images with the uplifting stories... [Read more]


Library District, RTC to Offer Free Entertainment Options Library District, RTC to Offer Free Entertainment Options

Library District, RTC to Offer Free Entertainment Options Transit riders in the Las Vegas metropolitan area can now access free movies, ebooks, audiobooks and magazines, thanks to a new partnership between... [Read more]


Ain’t True In America Today | By Louie Overstreet Ain’t True In America Today | By Louie Overstreet

Ain’t True In America Today BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Louie Overstreet Five sayings that once defined America are at best only marginally true today. “Women and children first, and every man for himself”... [Read more]


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Highlights

4th Annual Caravan for Mammogram 4th Annual Caravan for Mammogram

Also, the 4th Annual Caravan for Mammogram took place in Las Vegas with 103 participantes for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This event targeted black women because all medical studies indicate black... [Read more]


PEACE: We face what comes PEACE: We face what comes

The emotional strength of a woman is God’s gift to the world. She holds the tide from threats and disasters. The storm comes when we least expect it, but that rumble within your heart will ignite your... [Read more]


PEACE: Making peace with what you have PEACE: Making peace with what you have

Have you ever really taken a “peace” assessment of the things that really make you feel relaxed and calm: when the worry of day-to-day issues are outside your door as you step into the sanctuary of... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Wild Caught King Salmon Cakes and Quinoa Salad FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Wild Caught King Salmon Cakes and Quinoa Salad

Wild Caught King Salmon Cakes and Quinoa Salad Ingredients 1 lb. skinless wild salmon, cut into small chunks 2 green onions, sliced 1/2 tsp. grated orange zest Kosher salt 2 tsp. extra-virgin... [Read more]


FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Delicious Berkshire Ham FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Delicious Berkshire Ham

Delicious Berkshire Ham Prep Time: 3 hours and 25 minutes (active: 15 minutes) Servings: 8 to 10 minutes, depending on weight Ingredients 10 to 12-pound bone-in Berkshire smoked ham 1- 1/2 cups... [Read more]


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Arts & Entertainment

MOVIES IN BLACK

MOVIES IN BLACK ‘Slim’ chance you won’t be moved Queen & Slim actors Jodie Turner-Smith and Daniel Kaluuya(Photo credit: Campbell Addy/Universal Pictures) “Queen & Slim” is an unflinching drama... [Read more]


In town, Philly — back again In town, Philly — back again

The Philadelphia Dance Company arrives in Vegas. The Philadelphia Dance Company (Philadanco) The Philadelphia Dance Company (Philadanco) is celebrating its 50th season — and recently performed at... [Read more]


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Extra

PEACE: We face what comes PEACE: We face what comes

The emotional strength of a woman is God’s gift to the world. She holds the tide from threats and disasters. The storm comes when we least expect it, but that rumble within your heart will ignite your... [Read more]


Experian launches initiative to accelerate financial inclusion

Inclusion Forward – Experian Empowering Opportunities helps clients advance diversity goals by creating greater and more affordable credit access Leading information services company Experian has... [Read more]


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