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SCOTUS Ruling Prompts Surge in Los Angeles Gay Marriage
Written by City News Service 11 July 2013
Business was brisk at Los Angeles County Clerk's offices on Monday July 1, as same-sex couples scrambled to get married, with the blessing of the federal court system. According to Dean Logan, the county ... read more >>
Annual Connecting Women to Power Business Conference Becomes Largest in the State
Written by Sentinel Staff Report generalinfo@lasentinel.net 11 July 2013
Over 3,500 women business owners recently registered for the 2013 Connecting Women to Power Business Conference at California State University’s Dominguez Hills with upwards of 1,800 who attended the ... read more >>
Students from Watts are National Engineering Champions
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 11 July 2013
Markham Middle School and Los Angeles High School On June 21-23, four Markham Health Careers Magnet students competed in the 2012-2013 MESA USA National Engineering Design Competition – Prosthetic ... read more >>
Mayor Garcetti Appoints Jan Perry To Lead Economic Development Department
Written by Jennifer Bihm 11 July 2013
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has appointed former Los Angeles City Councilwoman Jan Perry as interim general manager to the Economic Development Department, a department being created to replace the ... read more >>
Herb Wesson Re-Elected Council President
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 11 July 2013
City Council President Herb Wesson In a unanimous vote of his colleagues, City Council President Herb Wesson was re-elected to a 2-year term as president of the Los Angeles City Council. Wesson was ... read more >>
Brown Takes Office
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer troy@lasentinel.net 11 July 2013
SECOND WOMAN MAYOR:  Mayor Aja Brown is sworn in before an excited crowd in the rear courtyard of Compton City Hall on July 2.  Mayor Brown is one of the youngest mayors in the history of Compton. ... read more >>
Garcetti’s First Day
Written by ELIZABETH HSING-HUEI CHOU City News Service 11 July 2013
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Newly minted Mayor Eric Garcetti's first day in office began with a face-to-face meeting Monday July 1 with a panel of business leaders to discuss issues ranging from ... read more >>
The First Ever BET Experience Electrifies Downtown LA
Written by Nicole Williams, Sentinel Contributing Writer nicolew@lasentinel.net 10 July 2013
(Photos by Troy Tieuel and Robert Torrance) BET brought Fanfest, Concerts, Comedy Shows, Pavilions and Seminars and hosts A Taste of Taste of Soul! Where can you get concerts by ... read more >>
Supreme Court Affirms Death Sentences in 1998 Harbor City Murders
Written by City News Service 03 July 2013
William Satele was sentenced to death this week along with partner in crime Daniel Nunez for killing two African Americans in a racially motivated shooting in Harbor City 15 years ago The California ... read more >>
Inglewood Girl Found Unharmed
Written by City News Service 03 July 2013
A 17-year-old Inglewood girl thought to have been kidnapped was found apparently unharmed, police said on Monday. Dalayshia Miles ``has been located, and returned to her family,'' the Inglewood Police ... read more >>
Camp Operator Pleads No Contest to Assaulting Teens
Written by City News Service 03 July 2013
A man who ran a Pasadena/Altadena-based boot camp for youths pleaded no contest this week to sexually assaulting a pair of 14-year-old girls in 2004 and unrelated charges stemming from an extortion ... read more >>
Wesson Kicks-Off Ralphs Grand Re-Opening
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 02 July 2013
Council President Herb Wesson helps launch the Grand Re-Opening of the Ralphs Baldwin Hills Supermarket on Rodeo Road in Baldwin Hills. Following a major remodeling, Council President Herb Wesson ... read more >>
Rep. Hahn Hosts Annual Briefing and Luncheon for Over 700 Local Seniors
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 02 July 2013
Congresswoman Janice Hahn (CA-44) dancing with local seniors from her district at her annual senior’s briefing and luncheon at the Carson Community Center. On Friday, June 21 Congresswoman Janice ... read more >>
Haywood Galbreath, an Award-Winning Photojournalist, is Recognized for His Dedicated Work in Educating the Youth about Photography
Written by Marie Y. Lemelle Special to the Sentinel 27 June 2013
OMG! Insider co-anchor Kevin Frazier and Actress Keke Palmer congratulate Education Honoree Haywood Galbreath, a history-making photojournalist for his work with the youth The Ford Freedom Unsung Awards ... read more >>
The 12th Annual Honor Thy Father Awards Dinner Over 150 Men Honored & Still Going Strong…
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 27 June 2013
Billy Henry is honored by his daughter Gilda Henry   Darwin Gray was surprised by his wife and daughters, Juny, Sanaa, and Faith The event is over, but the memory of Sunday, June 16, still lingers ... read more >>
The Last Roll: History Comes to an End at World on Wheels.
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer troy@lasentinel.net 27 June 2013
On June 23, up beat tunes blast over the loud speakers as lights flicker here and there from strobes and camera flashes, but all the smiles and laughter fail to cover the somber mood of the lifelong ... read more >>
BET and AEG Join for Community Outreach
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer troy@lasentinel.net 27 June 2013
FINLEY SAYS:  “Just grow your own food, at least some of it. Just start!  Take your health back.  We need to stop letting our food kill us and let it heal us, like it’s supposed to do.”  From ... read more >>
7th Annual Book Fair Offers Something for Everyone
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 27 June 2013
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Inglewood Foot Doctor Gets Prison in $3 Million Identity Theft Scheme
Written by City News Service 27 June 2013
Dr. Bill Releford An Inglewood foot surgeon who was invited to watch the 2011 Super Bowl with President Barack Obama at the White House will spend two years behind bars for taking part in an identity ... read more >>
Judge Ephriam Honors Fathers with Father’s Day Awards Brunch
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer troy@lasentinel.net 20 June 2013
HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS stand during their awards presentation.  (From left to right) Debonaire Anthony Laws, Amber Outlaw, Mia Brumfield, Candiss Hart, Jennifer Sandoval, Tyler Hamilton ... read more >>
Guardians of Love Gives Scholarships
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer troy@lasentinel.net 20 June 2013
  GOL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS: (from left to right) Irma Lucatero (parent of C. Escobar), Celina Escobar (GOL student going to Mt. San Antonio College), Pearla Wallace (parent of C. Van Ross), Casey Van ... read more >>

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The LAPD and the Watts Bears are curtailing gang activity
Written by Jason Lewis Sentinel Sports Editor jasonl@lasentinel.net 20 June 2013
Watts Bears Practice The LAPD coached Watts Bears is giving young boys an alternative to gang life.  There are several layers to youth football.  Learning the fundamentals of the game; building a ... read more >>
Presidents Obama’s Legacy Featured During 7th Annual Leimert Park Village Book Fair
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 20 June 2013
  Eriq LaSalle Nay Nay Kirby Victoria Rowell Victoria Rowell, Eriq LaSalle and Judge Mablean Ephriam to Discuss Their New Books  The 7th Annual Leimert Park Village Book Fair will offer both ... read more >>
Project Fatherhood Helps Men Throughout Los Angeles
Written by Shannen Hill Sentinel Intern generalinfo@lasentinel.net 20 June 2013
Boris Kodjoe talks about his experiences at Project Fatherhood’s 6th Annual Fatherhood Solution Conference.  Project Fatherhood provides guidance and opens dialogue for men across Los Angeles County Imagine ... read more >>
A Taste of Soul Spices-up the BET Experience
Written by Shannen Hill, Sentinel Intern generalinfo@lasentinel.net 20 June 2013
  Inaugural BET Experience weekend introduces Fan Fest with free entertainment   Black Entertainment Television (BET) is partnering with Bakewell Media’s ‘Taste of Soul’ franchise ... read more >>

 

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