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Gallery Plus
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 November 2012
Laura Hendrix, owner of Gallery Plus photo by Brian W. Carter The one-stop gallery offers more than just fine, Black American art. Gallery Plus (GP), located in Leimert Park, is one of the early Black ... read more >>
SESA Celebrates Musical Legacy & A New Venue
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 14 November 2012
  Southeast Symphony Association at Faithful Central Bible Church photo by Ashley Nash On Sunday, October 28, the Southeast Symphony Association Incorporated (SESA) warmed the crowd with "New World" ... read more >>
Poem: Inside The Woman Immortal
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 November 2012
  The Elixir by Patrick Henry Johnson  This 40x40 mural is located on the corner of Crenshaw and Stocker on the wall of the Liquor Bank There lies in her, A galaxy, Complex in thought, Mind ... read more >>
Debbie Allen Dance Academy To Feature New Play
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 November 2012
  Debbie Allen DADA is soon to put on another production that looks to be a smash. The Debbie Allen Dance Academy (DADA), located in the heart of the Crenshaw District, is one of the top dance ... read more >>
Dynamic Entertainer Affords ‘A Moments Notice’
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 02 November 2012
  Jerry Brown, owner of ‘A Moments Notice,’ holds a vast history in the entertainment business Similar to figures included within the Crenshaw Mural of African-American Progress, members of ... read more >>
Smokey Joe BBQ
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 November 2012
  There’s plenty of BBQ to go around…but make sure you drop in on Smokey Joe’s BBQ! Everyone enjoys a good BBQ…odds are you’re gonna love some Smokey Joe. There is something about the smell ... read more >>
Watson Transforms Love of Children Into Acclaimed Community Program
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett, Sentinel Religion Editor 02 November 2012
    Connie Watson ‘Action Shero’ aptly describes Connie Watson who uses her love of children and families to develop programs to meet their needs. As executive director of the highly acclaimed ... read more >>
Back in the Day: Santa Barbara Plaza
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 November 2012
Marlton Square...once upon a time, Santa Barbara Plaza Marlton Square, also known as Santa Barbara Plaza, sits desolate with lingering businesses, waiting for it to be developed. Currently awaiting ... read more >>
The Crowd Rode The Wave With Pat Prescott At Taste of Soul
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 31 October 2012
  94.7 The Wave’s Pat Prescott “I love the fact that it’s a huge peaceful celebration,” said Pat Prescott of 94.7 The Wave. “[This] gives our community a chance to show our versatility in ... read more >>
Karolynne’s Signature Pralines Returns to the Taste of Soul Festival
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 31 October 2012
Karolynne’s Signature Pralines has garnered quite a following that will no doubt be back for her tasty treats.  Karolynne Johnson of Karolynne’s Signature Pralines anticipates interactions with ... read more >>
Taste Of Soul Speaks For Our Community
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 31 October 2012
photo by Troy Tieuel The annual family festival continues to showcase the peace that exists in our community. Another ‘Taste of Soul’ Family Festival (TOS) has come and gone…but the feel good ... read more >>
Crenshaw/LAX Transit Corridor Project - Construction Notice
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 26 October 2012
UPDATED INFORMATION ON START DATE ATTENTION COMMUTERS, BUSINESSES AND RESIDENTS IN THE VICINITY OF CRENSHAW BL BETWEEN 60TH ST AND 59TH PL; AND 59TH PL BETWEEN CRENSHAW BL AND 8TH AV As part of advance ... read more >>
Explorer One
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 19 October 2012
  The ambulance service will be on hand at ‘Taste of Soul’ to lend their services to those who may need it. Taste of Soul is known for many things, from its vendors to the entertainment, but one ... read more >>
Wi Jammin
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 19 October 2012
  Wi Jammin will be jamming your taste buds with the flavors of Jamaica. Stop by Wi Jammin At Taste of Soul...some of the best Jamaican food will be ‘jammin’ at the Taste of Soul Festival this ... read more >>
Our Place BBQ
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 19 October 2012
  Try out Our Place BBQ pulled pork! Try Our Place BBQ & Soul Food at Taste of Soul New BBQ catering service will be showcasing their ‘Texas Style BBQ” at this year’s Taste of Soul. If there ... read more >>
Taste of Soul: Karolyn's Catering
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 11 October 2012
  Karolyn’s Catering Provides Caribbean Flare Owners Karolyn and Andrew Williams of Karolyn’s Catering will be serving up some American favorites with a Caribbean twist. When the thought of “party ... read more >>
Taste of Soul: Hawkins House of Burgers
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Staff Writer 11 October 2012
  Hawkins House has the burger you’re gonna want to taste! Hawkins House held the title of “Best Burger” in 2010 and now they’re looking to share it with you. As far as Internet burger reviews ... read more >>
Taste of Soul: California Fish Market
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Staff Writer 11 October 2012
    Get a taste of some good seafood and drop by the CA Fish Market Booth at Taste of Soul 2012. The California Fish Market offers a vast selection of fresh fish and will cook it any way you choose. Shaune ... read more >>
Taste of Soul: Afro-Mex Chicken
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 11 October 2012
Afro-Mex’s Citrus-flavored chicken will be waiting for you at the 2012 Taste of Soul. Chicken with a twist will be served up with tasty sides at Taste of Soul 2012. Chicken… whether you love white ... read more >>
Taste of Soul: The Sweet Stop
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 11 October 2012
  An event attendee enjoying some of The Sweet Stops’ Funnel Cake Your one-stop carnival is serving all the regulars plus their one-of-a-kind Funnel Cake at Taste of Soul. Hamburgers, Corndogs, ... read more >>
Taste of Soul: Big Ronnie BBQ
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 11 October 2012
Don’t miss out on some of Big Ronnie’s Barbecue! Sean Anthony Black, owner of Big Ronnie's BBQ, will be selling a little bit of St. Louis at the upcoming Taste of Soul Festival. Norwalk resident, ... read more >>
Museum of African American Art
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 06 October 2012
    Some of the works waiting for art lovers at the Museum of African American Art  The museum offers some of the best African and Black American art around. If you like art, well you don’t have ... read more >>
Leimert Top & Body Shop
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 06 October 2012
  (L-R): Leimert Top & Body Shop’s Debbie Pfeifer, owner Kenny Lee  & Luis Reyes The auto shop has been a part of the community and Crenshaw for 75 years. It’s an established landmark ... read more >>
Metropolitan Optical
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Staff Writer 06 October 2012
  Metropolitan Optical Serving Crenshaw Community since 1999 From a certain distance, the giant, dilapidated sign that says “Crenshaw Square” suggests empty storefronts and something like entrepreneurial ... read more >>
Taste of Soul: Ice Cream Sundae Divas
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 06 October 2012
Ice Cream Sundae…slrrrp! The Ice Cream Sundae Divas will be at Taste of Soul 2012 serving up the usual ice cream sundae treats and more! The Ice Cream Sundae Divas (ICSD) are back at it again…that ... read more >>

 

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