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County Budget Cuts will Trim Projects, Increase Layoffs
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 February 2009
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors agreed last week to dip into a reserve fund to pay some bills, but also agreed to trim a list of projects to be funded in the face of state budget cuts. ... read more >>
Broadway Federal Bank Announces Appointment of Wayne-Kent A. Bradshaw
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 February 2009
President and Chief Operating Officer Broadway Financial Corporation ("Company") (NASDAQ Small-Cap: BYFC), the holding company of Broadway Federal Bank, f.s.b. ("Bank" or "Broadway"), ... read more >>
Hot Health Careers in High Demand Now
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 January 2009
Medical research, technological advancements and a population that is living longer are all reasons that the health care field continues to grow. Although the industry is demanding more workers, there ... read more >>
Metro Hoping for Stimulus Package to Start New Projects
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 January 2009
Armed with a new revenue stream from the recently approved increase in the county sales tax, Metro's board of directors approved environmental impact studies for four major transit projects. The ... read more >>
Cutting Back on City Vehicles could be Key to Deficit Solutions
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 January 2009
At a time when the city of Los Angeles is facing a multimillion-dollar deficit, as much as $10 million a year could be saved by cutting back on the number of vehicles that city employees take home ... read more >>
Nursing industry desperate to find new hires
Written by Dinesh Ramde (Associated Press) 08 January 2009
Please, please accept a high-paying job with us. In fact, just swing by for an interview and we'll give you a chance to win cash and prizes.  Sounds too good to be true, especially in an economy ... read more >>
County Warns against Property Tax Scam
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 January 2009
Los Angeles County residents were warned to be wary of private companies that offer to file property reassessment forms for a fee. Los Angeles County Assessor Rick Auerbach said his office has received ... read more >>
Sentinel Increases Price
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 18 December 2008
Effective Jan. 1, 2009, the Los Angeles Sentinel will increase the price of its newspaper from 50 cents to 75 cents in a decision made by President and Executive Editor Danny J. Bakewell Jr. "We ... read more >>
Financial Expert Encourages Shoppers to Get Creative
Written by Ayana Jones (Special to the NNPA from the Philadelphia Tribune) 18 December 2008
Personal finance expert Lynette Khalfani-Cox wants to help people navigate holiday shopping during these tough economic times. "The Money Coach," is encouraging consumers to be judicious ... read more >>
NPR to Eliminate 64 Positions
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 December 2008
With an uncertain economy and a sharp decline in current and projected revenues from corporate underwriting, National Public Radio officials announced they will be cutting its work force and canceling ... read more >>
Commercial Real Estate Abundant due to Sour Economy
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 December 2008
Commercial real estate is becoming a buyers market in the Southland as a sour economy is causing more business closures and office vacancies, according to a USC report issued last week. With the country ... read more >>
City of L.A WIB and the CDD Hosted International Trade Breakfast in Support of Local Businesses
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 December 2008
Event promoted international trade, addressed challenges faced by businesses, and highlighted job opportunities for local residents. The City of Los Angeles Workforce Investment Board (WIB), the Community ... read more >>
Director Gloria Gray Committed to Improving the Lives of Her Constituents
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 November 2008
Gloria Gray was elected to the Board of Directors of the West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) in 2006. Since that time she has been an inspirational agent of change to improve the lives ... read more >>
Security Pacific Third Bank in California to Fail
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 November 2008
All four Security Pacific Bank branches in Los Angeles reopened this week as branches of Pacific Western Bank under an acquisition engineered by federal officials after Security Pacific was declared ... read more >>
Bedford Group Announces Grand Opening
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 November 2008
The Bedford Group Announces Grand Opening of Bedford Parc and Bedord Prmenade at Baldwin Hills  Your Home, Your Family, Your Community, Your Baldwin Hills, Come experience Baldwin Hills’ ... read more >>
World Bank Agrees to Protect Poor and Vulnerable Countries During Current Financial Turmoil
Written by Harry Dunphy, Associate Press 16 October 2008
The World Bank agreed Sunday to help developing countries strengthen their economies, bolster their financial systems and protect the poor against the financial turmoil in international markets. Robert ... read more >>
How to Bail Out of Economic Fears
Written by Janet Alston Jackson, Contributing Writer 09 October 2008
We hear a lot about the national financial crisis and the Wall Street bail out. Whether we feel the crunch or not, one can’t help but to get caught up in the fears and hysteria that seems to be ... read more >>
Welburn is Color of General Motors Global Design
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 17 July 2008
Howard graduate has ascended to historical height of giant US automaker “If I allow the fact that I am a Negro to checkmate my do will, I will inevitably form the habit of being defeated.” ... read more >>
Arts Commission Grants $4.5 Million Throughout Los Angeles County
Written by City News Service 17 July 2008
CNS - More than $4.5 million in grants will be awarded to nonprofit arts organizations throughout the county by the Los Angeles County Arts Commission. The two-year grants, part of the commission’s ... read more >>
Choice Selections at Fair Oaks Ranch
Written by ARA 17 July 2008
Fairmont at Fair Oaks Ranch features The Red Door Deal from Pardee Homes.Commuter-close, family-friendly Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes offers new, move-in ready homes with included features and price ... read more >>
World Now Has 10 Million Millionaires, Report Says
Written by Candice Choi, Associated Press 26 June 2008
Add an extra zero to the ranks of the millionaires club. The number of people around the world with at least $1 million in assets passed 10 million for the first time last year, according to a new report. ... read more >>
From Common to Customized - Add Value With Details
Written by ARA Content 26 June 2008
Whether you’re selling your home or planning to live there for years to come, you can add interest and value using architectural elements. Customizing your kitchen, bath or master bedroom is a ... read more >>
The Foreclosure Crisis is Far from Over
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 June 2008
California is home to 5 of the top 10 metropolitan areas with the highest foreclosure rates in the country. In 2008, the cities of Los Angeles and San Francisco are anticipating economies that will ... read more >>
How Small Business Owners Can Make Every Dollar Count
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
Now more than ever before, it’s important for small business owners to get the most return on every dollar they spend. After all, as the backbone of the American economy, the small business owner’s ... read more >>
Benefits of Buying a Fixer-upper
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
You’ve seen the real estate listings: “in need of TLC,” “fixer-upper,” and “great potential.” While some cringe at the thought of buying a house that needs to ... read more >>

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