Written by Sentinel News Wire 12 September 2013
  The community is invited to drop off their old and non‐functional cell phones, televisions, computers, calculators, digital clocks, and other electronic devices at the e‐waste recycling truck ... read more >>
‘Happy Hair’ rules at Gina’s of Beverly Hills
Written by Troy Tieuel, Sentinel Crenshaw & Around Editor 12 September 2013
  Regina Wilson smiles her 'greeting smile' that customers would see, upon entering Gina's  of Beverly Hills Local salon still styling after seven years in the Crenshaw Square Plaza Gina’s of ... read more >>
Mothers in Action provide needed Services to Students
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Crenshaw & Around Editor troy@lasentinel.net 29 August 2013
Back to School Event Grants Supplies, Medical Services A bright sun surrounded by a blue sky rested above the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum as parents and their school aged children filled the exterior ... read more >>
Postcards Blends Flavor
Written by Troy Tieuel, Sentinel Crenshaw & Around Editor 15 August 2013
  Postcards Food Truck sits on Crenshaw selling healthy blends of soul food and South American cuisine. Photo By Troy Tieuel Food trucks come and go, but great taste resonates in oneís memory forever.  ... read more >>
Ramsey Lewis Rocks BHCP Live!
Written by Troy Tieuel, Sentinel Crenshaw & Around Editor 15 August 2013
   Shawn Amose performs in front of the Rave Theaters Ramsey Lewis jams with his band on the piano during the BHCP Live! Photos by Troy Tieuel High quality stage and top notch talent turn the ... read more >>
Centre of Renewal
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 15 August 2013
Reverend Lelia M. Harris is founder of the Centre of Renewal and wants the community to know she’s here to share her spiritual knowledge with it. Photo By Brian W. Carter Helping To Enlighten & ... read more >>
DJ JiJi Sweet at Taste of Soul
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Staff Writer 15 August 2013
  DJ JiJi Sweet For a third year DJ JiJi Sweet is looking forward to showing off her skills on Crenshaw Blvd. at this year’s Taste of Soul. “We’re going to be highlighting independent and local ... read more >>
Campus Beautification at ICEF
Written by Staff & Wire Report 03 August 2013
 “It was a great day,” said Inner City Education Foundation CEO Parker Hudnut, who took part in a campus beautification day at View Park middle and high school on Crenshaw Thursday July 25. About ... read more >>
Coqobon: An Unconventional Taste of Soul Vendor
Written by Chelsea Battle, Contributing Writer 03 August 2013
Bourbon Roast is on the menu at Coqobon, a creole cuisine catering company, which sponsors at risk teenage girls. The creole style catering company uses its funds to help at risk girls.  Many Taste ... read more >>
CLC Board Holds Quarterly Meeting at City of Hope
Written by Troy, Crenshaw & Around Editor 02 August 2013
After early allegations of non-compliance from the MTA's contractor, backed up by the facts from the CLC's own documents, by  Crenshaw resident and executive director of the Crenshaw Subway Coalition, ... read more >>
St. John’s Health Center Increases Access to Healthy, Affordable Food Options
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 July 2013
  On June 3, Community Services Unlimited re-launched their weekly produce stand at St. John’s Well Child and Family Center’s S. Mark Taper Foundation Health Center located at 808 W. 58th Street ... read more >>
3rd Annual Urban Youth Technology Fair 2013
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 July 2013
  3nd Annual Urban Youth Technology Fair 2013 Los Angeles, CA April 2013- C3 Foundation, Roll Bounce Car Show and Pressline Entertainment will host the "Invention to Innovation, See Yourself-See the ... read more >>
And The Supermarket Shutdown Continues…
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 18 July 2013
  Joanne Kim, Chief Operating Officer of the Community Coalition stated the community had “been identifying issues with this particular Ralphs, that they wanted to meet with Ralphs to fix when this ... read more >>
Crenshaw Subway Coalition
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 18 July 2013
    Damien Goodmon, Executive Director of the Crenshaw Subway Coalition, Dale Stieber, CSC member and Tori Bailey Community Liaison and CSC member at the announcement of the Crenshaw/LAX Leimert ... read more >>
ICEF students received up to $1 million in scholarships
Written by Jennifer Bihm Sentinel Staff Writer jennifer@lasentinel.net 21 June 2013
LUTHER WATERS, DIRECTOR OF FREDERICK DOUGLASS High School, pinning a student. South L.A. Scholars Headed for Big Things The Inner City Education Foundation (ICEF), which houses charter schools on and ... read more >>
New Music School Opens In Ladera Heights
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 June 2013
  “The Ladera Music Academy opened its doors in April 2013 at 4912 W Slauson Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90056 and is already creating a buzz,” said an academy spokesperson. “Every week, the academy ... read more >>
Shoe Stop Thrift Store
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 06 June 2013
  Shoe Stop Thrift Store owners Evelyn Brinson and Shonese Love started their store on faith. This store aims to do much more than sell affordable merchandise but to make difference. Through SSTS, ... read more >>
VIDEO: Crenshaw High School wins Best High School Hoodie Award!!
Written by LA Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 05 June 2013
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Playboy Jazz Coming to Baldwin Hills
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 May 2013
  Playboy Jazz Festival presents 1+ One Featuring Patrice Rushen and Ndugu Chancler in free Baldwin Hills Concert “Let the good times roll… and head over to the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw,” said event ... read more >>
South LA Kids Garden Dedication Event
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 May 2013
  West Athens Garden will provide the surrounding communities with better choices in food and provide better access for local families. West Athens Garden to provide food-growing beds for children ... read more >>
ICEF programs moves youth forward
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Staff Writer 22 May 2013
  Frederick Douglass high school senior-Hairspray lead, Chloe Vaughn; Lou Dantzler MS Cheyenne Hill; FDHS Kierstyn Elkins   ICEF elementary dance students and ARISE choreography Students of the ... read more >>
Ralphs On Crenshaw Closes
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 22 May 2013
  Ralphs on Crenshaw closes with 25% off sale and residents who are sad to say goodbye to one of the community’s longest standing super markets. Ralphs officially says goodbye to Crenshaw with ... read more >>
NHS Cleans Up Crenshaw
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 May 2013
  Local organization takes pride in community On Saturday, May 4 the Neighborhood Housing Services of Los Angeles County (NHS) teamed up with the 3rd Avenue Block Club, Park Mesa Heights Community Council ... read more >>
'Feeling Good' Play a Hit
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer 17 May 2013
  Two decades of Wisdom: Germain Edwards' 'Uncle Charley' gives protagonist and hip hop star 'Taylor,' played by Julian Smith, words of advice in the form of a music inspired story that bridges past ... read more >>
Mee-Ma’s Louisiana Gumbo
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 17 May 2013
  Captions: ‘Mee-Ma’ AKA Carole Foster (center) stands flanked with her crew AKA family and friends including: (left-to-right): Martina Gladney, business partner, Suzette Adams, sister, Destiny ... read more >>