Replacement for LAPD Chief Bratton Underway
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Replacement for LAPD Chief Bratton UnderwayCNS--The Police Commission started interviewing candidates to replace police Chief William Bratton on Wednesday.Out of 24 applicants, the city's Personnel Department ... read more >>
Bethune Recognition Luncheon Honors Five Outstanding Women
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Bethune Recognition Luncheon Honors Five Outstanding WomenDiahanna BrownThe National Council of Negro Women (NCNW), Southern California Area is hosting their 35th Annual Bethune Recognition Luncheon Oct. ... read more >>
A Local Response to a Global Need
Written by Niele Anderson 22 October 2009
A Local Response to a Global Need(From L to R)Rev. Mary McKinney, Pastor Peris Lester I and Dr. Rosalie Jackson attend training for their upcoming Missions trip to Haiti in November 2009.Niele AndersonSentinel ... read more >>
Blood Drive Finds Matches
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 22 October 2009
 Blood Drive Finds Matches  A local resident donates blood at the Childrens Hospital Blood Drive at the Taste of Soul. Donating blood is not painful and it only takes about 10 minutes. - Jason ... read more >>
AKA Sorors Made Chief Residents at UCLA
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 22 October 2009
AKA Sorors Made Chief Residents at UCLAAlpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Tau Tau Omega Chapter (Santa Monica) members Dr. Kathryn Murray and Dr. Candice Taylor were selected to be Chief Residents in their ... read more >>
100 Black Men Honors Distinguished Group
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Entertainment Editor) 22 October 2009
100 Black Men Honors Distinguished group100 Black Men of Los Angeles, Inc. - Malcolm Ali for Sentinel Attorney Donald A. Lancaster and Chief Judge Audrey Collins - Malcolm Ali for Sentinel They were chosen ... read more >>
Black L.A. Makes TASTE OF SOUL The No. 1 L.A. Street Festival
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 22 October 2009
Black L.A. Makes TASTE OF SOUL The No. 1 L.A. Street Festival- Robert Torrence PhotoOver 100,000 came out for the fourth annual Taste of Soul, the biggest street festival in Los Angeles with music, entertainment ... read more >>
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Honors Hospitality Boot Camp Graduates
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Honors Hospitality Boot Camp Graduates  CALLS FOR INCREASED DIVERSITY IN HOTELS Mayor announces $650,000 grant from the City to sponsor future hospitality training programs. LOS ... read more >>
Edison International and USC Launch Edison Challenge Competition
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Edison International and USC Launch Edison Challenge CompetitionStudents with creative ideas about solving energy and environmental problems are encouraged to submit projects in the fourth annual Edison ... read more >>
Nursing Homes Required to Post Ratings
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Nursing Homes Required to Post RatingsCNS--Nursing homes in California will now be required to post ratings, much like restaurants, as a result of legislation prompted by a Los Angeles County supervisor, ... read more >>
Inglewood City Council Should Release Office of Independent Counsel Review Report
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Inglewood City Council Should Release Office of Independent Counsel Review ReportBy Leon JenkinsLos Angeles NAACPThe failure of the Inglewood City Council to release the report of the Los Angeles County ... read more >>
Community Connect Fair at Taste of Soul Aims to Bridge Digital Divide
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Get Connected! Community Connect Fair at Taste of Soul Aims to Bridge Digital Divide among Low-Income ResidentsFree Family-Friendly Event Targets 62% Percent of African Americans in Los Angeles County ... read more >>
State Legislators Meet to Discuss Foreclosure Crisis
Written by Christina Villacorte (City News Service) 15 October 2009
State Legislators Meet to Discuss Foreclosure CrisisBy Christina Villacorte City News Service Several state legislators came to Los Angeles City Hall today to take public comment on a bill that would protect ... read more >>
Get Ready for "A TASTE OF SOUL'
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) & Jasmyne Cannick (Contributing Writer) 14 October 2009
Get Ready for 'A TASTE OF SOUL' Danny J. Bakewell, Sr. Mayor Antonio VillaraigosaCouncilmember Jan PerryCouncilmember Bernard ParksCouncilmember Herb WessonEric Benet Norman_BrownBebe WinansGet Ready ... read more >>
U.S. EPA fines defunct Artesia Ice manufacturing company
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 October 2009
U.S. EPA fines defunct Artesia Ice manufacturing company for failing to notify authorities after 2007 ammonia releaseSouthern California company faces $2500 fineThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ... read more >>
Public Option for Health Care Insurance
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 08 October 2009
Public Option for Health Care InsuranceBy Jason LewisSentinel Staff WriterBeing uninsured can be nerve racking. Even if a person watches their diet, and is as cautious as can be, an illness or injury can ... read more >>
Officers for Justice Endorses Kamala Harris for Attorney General Peace Officers
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 October 2009
Officers for Justice Endorses Kamala Harris for Attorney General Peace Officers Association comprised of predominantly African American SF cops joins law enforcement leaders across the state backing Harris ... read more >>
Coalition Launches Hospitality Boot Camp to Increase Diversity in LA-area Hotels
Written by Rev. William D. Smart 08 October 2009
Coalition Launches Hospitality Boot Camp to Increase Diversity in LA-area Hotels Diversity Boot Camp Coalition By Rev. William D. SmartHassan Saladdin, a smiley and polished young father of three and ... read more >>
Wesson Opens New $2 Million Renovation at Jackie Robinson Stadium
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 October 2009
Wesson Opens New $2 Million Renovation at Jackie Robinson StadiumCouncilmember Herb Wesson was recently joined by over 2,000 community residents in celebrating the reopening of the new $2 million renovation ... read more >>
New EPA Rule Will Require Use of Best Technologies
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 October 2009
New EPA Rule Will Require Use of Best Technologies to Reduce Greenhouse Gases from Large FacilitiesSmall businesses and farms exemptU.S. EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson will announce today in a keynote ... read more >>
Community Corner: Urgent!! Listen!! Or Else!!
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 October 2009
Community Corner: Urgent!! Listen!! Or Else!!The days of eluding jury duty may be over folks. Sanction hearings will be held on four Fridays: October 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th at 2:30 p.m. in Dept 6, 4th ... read more >>
Major Banks Choose Local Realtor to Handle Their Bank Owned Properties
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 October 2009
Major Banks Choose Local Realtor to Handle Their Bank Owned PropertiesSince launching his Real Estate career, Paul Cargile has built Cargile and Company Realtors into a firm that is trusted by many of ... read more >>
Power Networking Comes to Culver City
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 October 2009
Power Networking Comes to Culver City Cheetah Networking Events Launch in Culver City, CACheetah Learning announced today that it will expand it's power networking events across the country beginning in ... read more >>
Blood Drive at Taste of Soul
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 08 October 2009
Blood Drive at Taste of SoulBy Jason LewisSentinel Staff WriterTaste of Soul is an event that brings our community together for some laughs, smiles, great food, and great music.  We see old friends, ... read more >>
Golden State Mutual Seized by Regulators
Written by Pat Munson (Guest Writer) 08 October 2009
Golden State Mutual Seized by RegulatorsBy Pat MunsonSentinel Guest WriterAfter serving the African American community for nearly eight decades Golden State Mutual Life Insurance Company has been seized ... read more >>