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Starbucks Chairman and CEO Visits Leimert Park Starbucks
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 July 2010
 On Friday, June 25, the Chairman and CEO of Starbucks, Howard Schultz, paid a visit to the Starbucks on Crenshaw and Coliseum in Leimert Park. As part of his visit, Starbucks invited select community ... read more >>
Congresswoman Laura Richardson Announces $300,000 Jobs Training Grant
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 July 2010
 Congresswoman Laura RichardsonCongresswoman Laura Richardson Announces $300,000 Jobs Training Grant for the U.S. VETS Initiative in Long BeachWASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congresswoman Laura Richardson ... read more >>

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The Leimert Park Village Book Fair
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2010
 Councilman Bernard Parks with Bernard Kinsey unveil 44-cent Oscar Micheaux stamp(L to R) Eric Jerome Dickey, Louis Gossett, Jr. and Tom Burrell (Photo by Malcolm Ali)Sentinel News ServiceIn the ... read more >>
The Murder of Oscar Grant
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 01 July 2010
Oscar Grant, the deceasedJohannes Mehserle, the accused killerWanda Johnson, the motherJevon, the observerFor the first time in California history, a White officer is on trial for murder for the killing ... read more >>
Think You Can't Afford Auto Insurance? Think Again
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2010
Think You Can't Afford Auto Insurance? Think AgainBefore you hit the road this spring, make sure you're coveredThe California Department of Insurance (CDI) has a timely reminder for drivers as the weather ... read more >>
Vice Chairperson Horton's Connecting Women to Power Pre-Conference is a Success
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2010
Vice Chairperson Horton's Connecting Women to Power Pre-Conference is a Success. Jerome E. Horton, Vice Chairperson of the California State Board of Equalization (BOE) hosted over 375 women entrepreneurs ... read more >>
Affordable, Newly, and Developed Housing at the Rittenhouse Square
Written by Biko Nicholas Poindexter-Hodge (Intern) 24 June 2010
 Rittenhouse SquareBy Biko Nicholas Poindexter-HodgeSentinel InternOn June 23, Thomas Safran and Associates (TSA) celebrated the opening of the newly developed, affordable Rittenhouse Square on 1100 ... read more >>
Inglewood High Graduate Reaches Beyond the Sky
Written by Kaylee Davis (Intern) 24 June 2010
 Michael Rogers strikes a pose.By Kaylee DavisSentinel InternSeventeen-year-old Michael Rogers, also known as "Brother Michael" to classmates, has just completed his tenure at Inglewood High School. ... read more >>
The Man in the Mirror
Written by Monique Washington (Contributing Writer) 24 June 2010
 Ramsey Jay, Jr. (Photo by Monique Washington)By Monique WashingtonSentinel Contributing WriterWe live in a fast paced society! Most people want everything quickly and easily; from weight loss to fast ... read more >>
Wesson breaks ground on new community Skate Park
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 June 2010
 Councilmember Herb J. Wesson, Jr., (center) breaks ground on the new Charmette Bonpua Safe Spot Skate Spot. Along with MTV Star and skateboarding icon Rob Dyrdek, community members and Los Angeles ... read more >>
Compton Youth Visit White House
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 June 2010
 Students who went to the White House. (l-r) Vicente Payan, Miguel Hernandez, Dwayne Keith, Khristean Daniels, Josiah Marshall, Mayo Williams, Erik Henderson II, Ernesto VillasenorAs a part of the ... read more >>
Is Healthcare back in the spotlight?
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 24 June 2010
Is Healthcare back in the spotlight? Ninety days after the signing of the Healthcare Bill, much of the nation is still in the dark as to its effects on their personal livesBy Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel ... read more >>
Woman Assaulted at local Gas Station
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 23 June 2010
Woman Assaulted at local Gas StationA local activist is calling for justice after being attacked by to female suspects.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterOn April 1, an assault took place at a Mobil ... read more >>
Residents Boycotting City Party to Plan Fight Against CPD Return
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2010
Residents Boycotting City Party to Plan Fight Against CPD ReturnCalling the Compton City Council's recent vote to bring back the Compton Police Department an act of taxpayer disenfranchisement, a community ... read more >>
I’m A Daddy 2010: Patrick Johnson
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick (Special to the Sentinel) 17 June 2010
 Patrick Johnson with songs Elijah, age 6 and Jakob, age 4.Excellence in FatherhoodBy Jasmyne A. CannickSpecial to the SentinelTake a drive down Crenshaw Boulevard towards Leimert Park and if you're ... read more >>
Burlington Coat Factory Comes to Compton
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 17 June 2010
 A Typical Burlington Coat Factory StoreThe retail giant's debut in Compton is another boost in the city upward mobility and economic thrust.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorThe arrival ... read more >>
Stay in School Program succeeds in encouraging the youth
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 10 June 2010
 (Left to Right) Officer Adam Moore w/ LAPD officers, Renee Smith President of SSEYTADO, Ron Hasson Branch President and SW Area Director of Beverly Hills/Hollywood NAACP, Steven McKeever Hidden Beach ... read more >>
Burlington Coat Factory Brings New Jobs to Compton in 2010
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
Burlington Coat Factory Brings New Jobs to Compton in 2010Off-Price Retailer to Open New Location in the Compton Renaissance Plaza this Fall In conjunction with the Compton Commercial Development Renaissance ... read more >>
Congresswoman Laura Richardson Announces $294,000 Grant
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
Congresswoman Laura Richardson Announces $294,000 GrantFor Construction of the Wattstar Theatre Today, Congresswoman Laura Richardson announced that a $294,000 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development ... read more >>
LAPD and LAFD Tip off Summer Activities
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 10 June 2010
LAPD and LAFD Tip off Summer ActivitiesBoth departments are coming out to educate and party with the public as summer vacation beginsBy Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterOn Saturday, June 12, come out ... read more >>
Black L.A.
Written by Joy Childs (Contributing Writer) 10 June 2010
Black L.A. By Joy ChildsSentinel Contributing WriterIn what he described as an eight-year labor of love, Dr. Darnell Hunt announced the completion of "Black Los Angeles: American Dreams and Racial Realities" ... read more >>
Compton Gets ‘New’ Police Department
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 June 2010
Compton's Badge of HonorThe vote is in: there will be a new Compton Police Department. It will be better and more efficiently run than the previous department, according to those in the know.By Yussuf ... read more >>
Caffie Greene Funeral Arrangements
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2010
Caffie Greene  Final Arrangements   Monday, June 7th 10:00 am Tabernacle of Faith 1138 S. Central Avenue read more >>
Sentinel Press Conference — Racist Hallmark Card
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2010
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Honoring the Honorable Bettye Anderson
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 June 2010
 Bettye Anderson (center) receives Women of the Year Award from the State of California Legislature. Bettye Anderson has dedicated herself to helping those that are less fortunate.By Brian W. CarterSentinel ... read more >>

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