Community Leaders Open New Urban League Building
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 19 November 2009
Community Leaders open new Urban League BuildingRibbon Cutting Ceremony at New L.A. Urban League Facility Urban League, State Farm, LAPD, and 50 Pound Challenge come together to support the community. ... read more >>

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Rev. Jesse Jackson's 68th birthday
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 19 November 2009
Rev. Jesse Jackson's 68th birthdayRepresentatives Diane Watson and Maxine Waters, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr., Representative Jesse Jackson, Jr., and Herbie Hancock- Ian Foxx PhotographyThe ... read more >>
Tommy Jacquette: Legendary L.A. Activist Succumbs
Written by Kathy Williamson (Sentinel Contributor) 19 November 2009
Tommy Jacquette: Legendary L.A. Activist SuccumbsTommy JacquetteHe kept the Watts Summer Festival going for over four decades making it an expression of the Black Cultural Experience. By Kathy Williamson ... read more >>
Compton Youth Build Tomorrow's Cities
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 November 2009
Compton Youth Build Tomorrow's Cities Compton City Councilman, Dr. Willie O. Jones with his constituents and children from his district  The City of Compton hosted a Model Cities Competition for students ... read more >>
West Coast Black Publishers Association Announces New Officers
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 November 2009
West Coast Black Publishers Association Announces New OfficersWest Coast Black Publishers Association/New Officers L-R: Seated Hardy Brown, Treasurer; Vernon Whitmore, President. Standing Peggy Hunt, 1st ... read more >>
Heath Care Bill Passes House
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 12 November 2009
Heath Care Bill Passes HouseAfter nearly 100 years of work, Congresswoman Maxine Waters cast deciding voteBy Jason LewisSentinel Staff Writer The House of Representatives passed the historic Health Care ... read more >>

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Bruce and Pam Nwachie: Owners of Skin Essence Clinic and Day Spa
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 12 November 2009
Bruce and Pam Nwachie: Owners of Skin Essence Clinic and Day Spa  BRUCE AND PAM NWACHIE: Skin Essence owners.Family Day Spa gives back to the community.  Clients will be cherished for their constant ... read more >>
Theodore "Ted" Watkins & WLCAC
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 12 November 2009
Ted WatkinsWatkins speaking to the peopleAt WLCAC center in 1967  LegendsBy Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing Editor Theodore "Ted" Watkins & WLCAC"He Really Put Watts on the Map"In 1981, the ... read more >>
David Brown: Sentinel Cartoonist
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 12 November 2009
David Brown: Sentinel Cartoonist Artist David Brown addresses a group at the Picha exhibit in Brazil, where his work was showcased.  By Jason LewisSentinel Staff Writer Flip open to the Sentinel's Opinion ... read more >>
CBC Under Siege by Republicans
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 12 November 2009
CBC Under Siege by RepublicansNNPA Chairman Urges the Black press to support members of the Congressional Black Caucus and other Black public officialsBy Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorThere ... read more >>

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Mayor Announces Release of $10.3 Million Federal Stimulus Funds for Workforce Training
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 November 2009
 Stimulus Dollars at WorkMayor Villaraigosa greets Alisa Allen, single mother of eight children, who received job training as direct result of the City’s Stimulus dollars and is now employed ... read more >>
Attorney Robert H McNeill, Jr. Named To Million & Multi – Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 November 2009
Attorney Robert H McNeill, Jr. Named To Million & Multi – Million Dollar Advocates Forum Attorney Robert H. McNeill, Jr. The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is pleased to announce that attorney ... read more >>
One-on-One with LAPD Chief-Designate Charlie Beck
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick (Special to the Sentinel) 12 November 2009
One-on-One with LAPD Chief-Designate Charlie BeckChief - Designate Charlie Beck Already confirmed by the City Council's Public Safety Committee, LAPD Chief-Designate Charlie Beck is expected to be confirmed ... read more >>
Former FAME Reverend Reveals Salacious Allegations
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 12 November 2009
Former FAME Reverend Reveals Salacious AllegationsReverend Brenda LamotheBy Francis TaylorSentinel Staff WriterIn her attorney's small conference room in Encino, California, former First African Methodist ... read more >>
Soledad O'Brien Received Bremond/Bakewell Award
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 12 November 2009
Soledad O'Brien Received Bremond/Bakewell AwardCharisse Bremond-Weaver, Soledad O'Brien and Danny J. Bakewell, Sr.  As the recipient of the award, she continues the tradition of excellence that symbolizes ... read more >>
Melvin E. Triplett Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 November 2009
Melvin E. Triplett SuccumbsMelvin E. TriplettSunrise: September 17, 1934Sunset: October 27, 2009Melvin E. Triplett passed away peacefully after 48 years of residency in Los Angeles.He was born in Wakulla, ... read more >>
Alvan Robert Burton
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 November 2009
Alvan Robert BurtonAlvan Robert Burton - Juan E. Morse Much loved and well respected photographer, community advocate, and youth mentor, dies at age 84.Alvan Robert ("Burt") Burton, born to Matt and Arma ... read more >>
Dr. James M. Rosser
Written by Yussuf J Simmonds (Managing Editor) 05 November 2009
LEGENDSDr. James M. RosserDr. James RosserAn Engaging Dr. Rosser The New Campus Look By Yussuf J. Simmonds Sentinel Managing Editor"He continues to serve as the president of Cal-State L.A. after 30 years"When ... read more >>
Edward Oliver ‘Pete’ Lee Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 November 2009
Edward Oliver ‘Pete’ Lee Succumbs Edward Oliver “Pete” Lee transitioned to be with his Lord on October 29, 2009, at the age of 78.  Born on September 29, 1931 in Jefferson, ... read more >>
Racial disparity: All active ethics probes focus on Black lawmakers
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 November 2009
Racial disparity: All active ethics probes focus on Black lawmakersThe House ethics committee is currently investigating seven African-American lawmakers--more than 15 percent of the total in the House. ... read more >>
Complaints Against Waters To Be Investigated
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 05 November 2009
Complaints Against Waters To Be InvestigatedBy Jason LewisSentinel Staff WriterThe U.S. House Ethics Committee has voted to investigate complaints against California Congresswoman Maxine Waters.  A ... read more >>
Artist: Bobby J. McAlister
Written by Brian W. Carter (Sentinel Intern) 05 November 2009
Artist: Bobby J. McAlisterAn artist whom has been given a gift to create life on canvasBy Brian W. CarterSentinel InternHe paints powerful paintings fueled with energy, passion and depth. To look at one ... read more >>
Sen. Edward William Brooke Receives Congressional Gold Medal
Written by Crystal Cranmore (NNPA Special Correspondent) 05 November 2009
Sen. Edward William Brooke Receives Congressional Gold MedalBy Crystal CranmoreNNPA Special CorrespondentCheers and applause filled the U. S. Capitol Rotunda on Oct. 28. It was an emotional moment as nearly ... read more >>
National March on Small Town: Fight is on for Walmart Line-Cutter Facing 15 Years
Written by Pharoh Martin (NNPA National Correspondent) 05 November 2009
National March on Small Town: Fight is on for Walmart Line-Cutter Facing 15 Years  By Pharoh MartinNNPA National CorrespondentWASHINGTON (NNPA) - Because of a trip to Walmart three years ago, Heather ... read more >>
Black is Back' Protest Slated for D.C. November 7
Written by Pharoh Martin (NNPA National Correspondent) 05 November 2009
Black is Back' Protest Slated for D.C. November 7 By Pharoh MartinNNPA National CorrespondentEven while President Obama enjoys high approval amongst most African-Americans, a coalition of Black activists ... read more >>

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