Tuesday, December 7, 2021

To health with it

November 6, 2021 by  
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Las Vegas Black Image, Intermountain Healthcare, and Doolittle Senior Center join forces to deliver resources for seniors in communities of color with a landmark event on November 10. Charles Tureaud and Kimberly Bailey Tureaud have a keen understanding of how raising awareness can help us meet the most pressing challenges. And when it comes to […]

MLK Senior Center, Anthem bring Mammo-Rama Extravaganza to Historic Westside

November 6, 2021 by  
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Director Byron Goynes of the MLK Senior Center, located at 2420 North Martin Luther King Blvd., recently hosted Anthem’s Mammo-Rama Extravaganza. Many community residents attended this outdoor event that included music, free food, free vision exams, free feminine products, self-breast exam demonstrations, COVID testing, and COVID and flu vaccinations. And yes, free mammograms. Many health […]

Celebrating the next generation of future healthcare providers

November 6, 2021 by  
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White Coat Ceremony marks an important career milestone Close to 800 Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and College of Health and Human Services students at Touro University Nevada participated in the distinguished White Coat Ceremony. During this highly anticipated event held in October, students received their “white coats” — symbolizing the next step toward their professional […]

Liberty Dental Plan

November 6, 2021 by  
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Las Vegas Black Image Magazine is very impressed by the community outreach being conducted by Liberty Dental Plan, which is on a mission to educate Southern Nevada residents about affordable coverage.  It is becoming increasingly understood how dental health plays a huge role in overall wellbeing. Finding an affordable plan is the challenge Liberty Dental […]

Caring for those who served

November 6, 2021 by  
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By Cassandra Cotton, Nathan Adelson Hospice Community Outreach Manager Next month sees the beginning of the holiday season — and one of the things we remain eternally grateful for is the sacrifices our veterans have made to keep us safe. On Veterans Day we honor those who have served, and we can never forget those […]

Community Speaks – July 2021

November 6, 2021 by  
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What is your biggest concern about your own health and our Las Vegas healthcare system?  

The Path to Affordable Homeownership: If You’ve Got the Drive, We’ve Got the Assistance

November 6, 2021 by  
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Right about now, many of us are starting our lists of what we’re thankful for and thinking about the memories we’d like to make before 2021 comes to a close. As we enter this season of reflection, we challenge you to not only look in that rearview mirror to reminisce, but also see the opportunities […]

Leadership, by the book

November 6, 2021 by  
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Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Executive Director Kelvin Watson is a candidate for the American Library Association presidency Kelvin Watson, executive director of the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District, has been named one of two candidates for the 2023-24 presidency of the American Library Association (ALA). The ALA is a national organization that provides essential […]

Starting a business: to franchise or not to franchise

November 6, 2021 by  
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By Craig Kirkland, EVP/Director of Retail Banking, Nevada State Bank If you’re interested in starting a business, you may have thought about buying a franchise. I own a multi-unit franchise together with my son, who runs the business — so I know there are pros and cons to being a franchise owner. Advantages of Buying […]

Library District Foundation Honors Tom & Bonnie Lawyer Scholarship

November 6, 2021 by  
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The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Foundation is honoring longtime board member Tom Lawyer, who is retiring after 18 years of service. Tom and his wife Bonnie established a scholarship program to help young people who attend our West Las Vegas Library branch to achieve their dream of a college education. Over the years, the […]

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