Friday, May 29, 2015
Waters Announces $738,000 for Housing Authority of LA County
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 March 2015
Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), ranking member of the Committee on Financial Services, recently announced that the Housing Authority of the County of Los Angeles (HACoLA) will receive a $738,000 ... read more >>
WIN TICKETS to the Aquarium of the Pacific!
Written by Super User II 17 February 2015
WIN TICKETS TO THE AQUARIUM OF THE PACIFIC! (scroll down for entry form) read more >>
Community Celebrates Swearing-In of California State Assemblymember Mike Gipson
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 February 2015
  African elders bless new leadership for the 64th Assembly District. Mike Gipson, newly elected California Assemblymember for the 64th District was sworn-in at a public community ceremony at California ... read more >>
“Does Your Life Speak of Love & Service”
Written by Angela Howard 30 January 2015
“Does Your Life Speak of Love & Service”               This past weekend I attended the home going service of a dear friend Dr. Carol Spellen.  I’ve had the honor and privilege of knowing ... read more >>
Sustaining and Supporting Ferguson: Building a Culture and Community of Struggle
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga 06 November 2014
  Clearly, we have to be impressed and inspired by the sustained and seduction-resistant struggle waged by the people of Ferguson—who have not relented, or listened to the standard hype of “healing” ... read more >>
Written by Global Information Network 09 October 2014
(courtesy photo: President Uhuru Kenyatta reviewing troops prior to exit)  (GIN) – After failing to win further delays in a hearing of serious charges against him, President Uhuru Kenyatta announced ... read more >>
Single Mom Planet Looks Out For Mothers
Written by Maya Humes, Sentinel Intern 14 August 2014
Today, there are 12 million single parent families in the United States. Single mothers head more than 80% of those 12 million families.  When Neferteri Shepherd’s marriage crumbled after 5 years and ... read more >>
‘Becoming a Father Changed my Life’
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Staff Writer 12 June 2014
“Having [my son] saved my life,” young father Jovan told the Sentinel. “As he grows up I just want it to be safe for him. I want him to be safe and get an education.” (photo by Jennifer Bihm) Local ... read more >>
Written by Super User II 21 April 2014
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VIDEO: Scandal's Joe Morton Talks to the Sentinel
Written by Princess Manasseh 07 March 2014
2AtdH-2wLHs Everyone's favorite Diabolical Dad talks to the Sentinel about his Scandalous character Rowan Pope, the show, and his thoughts on Black films. watch video >>
TCWF Announces Judy Belk as their new CEO
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 March 2014
  The California Wellness Foundation (TCWF) recently announced the appointment of their first African American Woman President & CEO Judy Belk effective April 7. “Belk is a seasoned leader ... read more >>
Written by Jimmy Tokeshi Special To The Sentinel 30 January 2014
Thirty-six years of civil service highlight Cora Jackson Fossett’s career as she makes plans to pursue her passion for books and reading through the audio publishing industry as well as community service. ... read more >>
Curry Temple CME Welcomes Rev. McDaniel
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 23 January 2014
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Keep on Walking, Keep on Talking,’ MLK III Urges Marchers
Written by Gregory Dale Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper 29 August 2013
Hundreds of people paying respects to Martin Luther King at his memorial in Washington, D.C. (AFRO Photo)    Crowd Covers National Mall for 50th Anniversary of 1963 March   At the 50th ... read more >>
Call 2 Worship - July 18
Written by Cora Jackson-Fossett (Religion Editor) 18 July 2013
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Paula Deen dropped by Wal-Mart after 'Today' tears
Written by DAVID BAUDER | Associated Press 26 June 2013
In this publicity image released by NBC, celebrity chef Paula Deen appears on NBC News' "Today" show, wednesday, June 26, 2013 in New York. Deen dissolved into tears during a "Today" show interview Wednesday ... read more >>
Written by Nicole Williams 13 March 2013
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Local Pastor Affected by Gun Violence Joins Congresswoman Hahn at the State of the Union
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 15 February 2013
Congresswoman Janice Hahn (CA-44) attended Obama's recent State of the Union address with Reverend E. Winford Bell, a Los Angeles faith-based leader who has been affected by gun violence.  Bell serves ... read more >>
Contemplating Connecticut: Moving Beyond Narrow Notions of What is Needed
Written by Dr. Maulana Karenga 12 January 2013
The savage and senseless massacre of 26 people, 20 children and 6 adults, at an elementary school in Connecticut has once again forced the country to face a random rage and murderous rampage which allows ... read more >>
Nothing 'balanced' about focusing on cuts for vulnerable Americans
Written by JESSE JACKSON December 3, 2012 11 January 2013
The president put his plan on the table. Republican Speaker John Boehner rejected it out of hand. And then... nothing. Republicans refused to make a counteroffer. They are apparently waiting for the ... read more >>
Written by Larry Aubry 11/22/12 11 January 2013
  Anti-Black attitudes are increasing. Fifty-one percent of all Americans, an increase of 3% over four years, now express such attitudes, according to a recent Associated Press poll. So why has the ... 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 ... read more >>
Second Baptist Plans Salute to Pastor
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 October 2012
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Taste of Chess at Taste of Soul!
Written by Super User II 21 September 2012
  Sign up now for this year's Taste of Chess at Taste of Soul! Presented by Chess Test Tutors!   CLICK HERE FOR OFFICIAL SIGNUP!               read more >>
Written by Cheryl Pearson-McNeil (Columnist) 05 September 2012
Cheryl Pearson-McNeil When you and I talk about technological leaps and bounds, frequently we’re focused on the way we communicate with each other.  And, I write here a lot about what we watch ... read more >>


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Sat May 30 9:00AM -
Afrikan Mental Liberation Weekend
Sat May 30 11:30AM -
Black Mother: Standing in the Gap
Sun May 31 9:00AM -
Afrikan Mental Liberation Weekend
Sat Jun 6 11:00AM - 5:00PM
21st Annual Gilmore Heritage Auto Show
Tue Jul 14 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Taste of Farmers Market
Sun Aug 2 12:00PM - 3:00PM
L.A. Parent 35th Birthday Bash