Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Feature

Crowning Glory Crowning Glory

Of course, natural Black hair shouldn’t be controversial — but we are still fighting for the right to be our authentic selves in corporate America and beyond Before combing through the issue, let’s... [Read more]


The Year That Was The Year That Was

As we enter 2023 with hearts full of joy, gratitude, and optimism, Las Vegas Black Image looks back at an eventful year full of community togetherness and historic firsts. As we enter the fifteenth... [Read more]


PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – December 2022 PHOTOS OF THE MONTH – December 2022

Senior Moments Las Vegas Black Image once again hosted the “Celebrating Our Seniors” event at the Doolittle Active Adult Center, sponsored by Intermountain Healthcare. Over 100 seniors enjoyed... [Read more]


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Conversation

What is Hospice & Palliative Care, and When is it Right for Your Loved One? What is Hospice & Palliative Care, and When is it Right for Your Loved One?

By Karen Rubel | President & CEO, Nathan Adelson Hospice November Marks National Hospice & Palliative Care Month Karen Rubel As the largest and only non-profit hospice in Southern Nevada, we are... [Read more]


Conversations About Cancer Screening Should Be A Priority Conversations About Cancer Screening Should Be A Priority

By David Ford The holidays are a time to gather with friends and family for food, fun, and great conversations. But imagine those conversations not going as planned and the joy of being with your loved... [Read more]


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Community

YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown YOU! HAVE THE POWER | Dr. Ellen Brown

Sharing the power through Mayor Pamela Goynes Brown BY DR. ELLEN BROWN DR. ELLEN BROWN As always, we welcome a new year in the same way: “It’s a new dawn. It’s a new day. It’s a new life for me.... [Read more]


Community Speaks – January 2023 Community Speaks – January 2023

What is your 2023 prediction for the economic health of Black people in Southern Nevada?   Marsha Kimble-Simms The removal of criminalization of minor traffic offenses. This removes warrants from being... [Read more]


Letter from the Publishers Letter from the Publishers

And NOW This: 2023 Charles Tureaud and Kimberly Bailey Tureaud We are so excited about the “NEW-NOW” year of 2023. Las Vegas Black Image Magazine will continue to bring you — our loyal readers —... [Read more]


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Highlights

HISTORIC BLACK VEGAS | Las Vegas’ African-American Timeline: 1941-1960 HISTORIC BLACK VEGAS | Las Vegas’ African-American Timeline: 1941-1960

Claytee D. White BY CLAYTEE D. WHITE We began sharing this timeline of the African-American experience and presence in the Las Vegas Valley with events that started in 1870. This month, in the third... [Read more]


PEACE: Happy New Now! PEACE: Happy New Now!

Every time we conceptualize “new,” it may represent a change that arrives with little certainty. Let’s resolve this year to approach the concept with a mind toward positive movement — stepping... [Read more]


Horsford Elected CBC Chairman Horsford Elected CBC Chairman

Congressman Steven Horsford Congressman Steven Horsford has been elected to serve as the 28th Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus. Horsford will be sworn in as Chair when the new session of Congress... [Read more]


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Food

FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Broccoli Cheddar Soup FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Vegan Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Vegan Broccoli Cheddar Soup BY STACEY DUGAN Ingredients (Serves 4-6) 2 tablespoons of olive oil 1 cup chopped onions 2 tablespoons chopped fresh garlic 1 medium potato peeled and chopped 1 ½cup... [Read more]


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]


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Arts & Entertainment

Stage play ‘Washington Heights’ comes to West Las Vegas Theater Stage play ‘Washington Heights’ comes to West Las Vegas Theater

Agin Muhammad  Renowned screenwriter and director Agin Muhammad brings his hit stage play “Washington Heights” to the West Las Vegas Theater located at 951 West Lake Mead Blvd. on January 21,... [Read more]


GLUE exhibit is a big success GLUE exhibit is a big success

The art exhibit Glue was held at Left of Center Art Gallery & Studio in North Las Vegas featuring artist Anthony Johnson’s real-life drawings. The cultural exhibit attracted over 200 people... [Read more]


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Extra

PEACE: Happy New Now! PEACE: Happy New Now!

Every time we conceptualize “new,” it may represent a change that arrives with little certainty. Let’s resolve this year to approach the concept with a mind toward positive movement — stepping... [Read more]


Santa Cops Provide Children with Gifts this Holiday Season Santa Cops Provide Children with Gifts this Holiday Season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) Foundation can’t think of a merrier way to celebrate than hosting its annual Santa Cops with more... [Read more]


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