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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 >>
Looking for Free or Low-cost Health Insurance?
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
It’s no secret that accessing health care is a challenge for the 47 million Americans who are uninsured. Lack of health insurance forces many Americans to choose the health care they receive based ... read more >>
Cleaning Your PC
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
As spring approaches, many of us begin dusting, sweeping and organizing our homes. Many of us, however, miss the one area most in need of a good scrub – the Family PC. Between rarely used programs ... read more >>
Two Caught in Foreclosure Scam
Written by City News Service 24 April 2008
CNS - A Van Nuys businessman and his associate were arrested for allegedly swindling eight people who were facing foreclosure of their homes or other property. Michael “Mickey” Henschel, ... read more >>
HUD Secretary Addresses Homeowners’ Crisis
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 13 March 2008
Francis Taylor for Sentinel PhotoHUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson (left) and John Hope Bryant, founder, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE (far-right) greets a local entrepreneur at a symposium to address ... read more >>
Payless Shoe Source Opens in Compton
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 13 March 2008
The City of Compton is proud to announce the Grand Opening of the newest Payless Shoe Source in the South Bay. On Saturday, March 15, at 11:30 a.m. at 1633 S. Alameda Street, Suite 101, Compton, CA ... read more >>
Best Buy Enlist Magic Johnson Enterprises
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 13 March 2008
Magic Johnson Enterprises, one of the nation’s leading companies dedicated to serving emerging, multicultural markets, has entered into a multi-year relationship with Best Buy Co., Inc. Through ... read more >>
Gas Price Rise to Record Prices
Written by City News Service 06 March 2008
CNS - The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline rose by a whopping 16.9 cents in Los Angeles County last week—and 17.8 cents in Orange County—amid sharp hikes in crude oil and wholesale ... read more >>
HUD Secretary Jackson Teams With LA Mayor Villaraigosa and Operation HOPE to Address Challenges Facing California Homeowners
Written by HOPE Communications 06 March 2008
Homeownership Preservation Tour Touts Federal, State and Local Government Efforts, as Well as Non-Profit's Push to Identify Economic Opportunities That Promote Fiscal Fitness Financial Literacy ... read more >>
Homeowners Urged To Call Hotline To Avoid Foreclosure
Written by Alice Walton, CNS 24 January 2008
Angelenos in jeopardy of losing their homes because they cannot make their monthly mortgage payments are being urged to contact a foreclosure hotline for financial counseling. The Mortgage HOPE Crisis ... read more >>
John Harris Heads Nestlé Waters
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 06 December 2007
At its June 21 meeting, the Board of Directors of Nestlé SA was informed that Mr. Carlo Donati, CEO of Nestlé Waters (Paris) wishes to return to Switzerland and to retire later in 2008. ... read more >>
Waters Addresses Foreclosure Crisis at Hearing
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 06 December 2007
 U.S. Representative Maxine WatersU.S. Representative Maxine Waters and Congress’ Housing Subcommittee held a hearing Friday November 30 in Los Angeles to address California’s ongoing ... read more >>
Restaurants Urged to Reduce Use of Trans Fats
Written by City News Service 22 November 2007
CNS - A voluntary program in which Los Angeles County restaurants will be urged to reduce their use of trans fat—the catch-all term for unsaturated fats made with partially hydrogenated plant oils ... read more >>
Peggy Hill:Owner of Newberry Hill Frozen Yogurt Gallery
Written by Christine Sabathia 22 November 2007
For as long as she can remember, yogurt enthusiast Peggy Hill has had to drive miles and miles out of her own community in order to satisfy her taste buds’ craving of the smooth tasty treat. But ... read more >>
New Housing in Compton
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 08 November 2007
The Long Term Care Housing Corporation and the City of Compton broke ground Saturday November 3 on what will be the Alameda Court town home development. The 28-unit complex will sit on an almost three- ... read more >>
Community Market Regains Support After Fire
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 08 November 2007
  BACK IN BUSINESS:  After being burned down in 2005, Harris Grocery Market reopened in May and has regained customers after appearances at the Inglewood Marketplace and Taste of Soul.Over ... read more >>

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Web Site Seeks Empowerment of Hip Hop Community
Written by Super User 01 November 2007
Alex Avant and Evan Brenner of www.IAMHIPHOP.COM — photo credit: Sonya Haynes IAMHIPHOP.COM is an up-and-coming Web site for hip hop lovers, and lovers-to-be. Founded by ... read more >>
Famed Attorney and Client Victorious in $30 Million Lottery Trial
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 01 November 2007
Attorney Willie Gary along with his son Sekou Gary and Attorney Manuel Socias hold up a copy of the winning lottery ticket owned by Abraham Shakespeare after the ‘not guilty” verdict was announced ... read more >>
Reports: Merrill Lynch CEO Close to Exit
Written by Joe Bel Bruno, Associated Press 01 November 2007
AP - Stan O’Neal, the beleaguered chief executive of Merrill Lynch & Co., was reportedly close to resigning Sunday (Oct. 28) amid broad criticism for leading the world’s largest brokerage ... read more >>
Mel's Fish Market Gets a New Look
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 25 October 2007
Mel’s Fish Market, the fabled “You Buy, We Fry” fried fish emporium that has been a staple of the Crenshaw district for more than two decades now, is making a change. Started by entrepreneur ... read more >>
Taste of Soul Vendors Offer Delicious Preview
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 04 October 2007
By Evan BarnesSentinel Staff WriterOlusheyi BanjoSentinel Intern Evan Barnes/Sentinel Photo WINGSTOP OWNERS:?Danny Griffin (left) and Robin Kirksey’s framchise will be one of the ... read more >>
Millenneum Shoe Store Arrives in Inglewood
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 04 October 2007
Francis Taylor/Sentinel Photo Millenneum Shoe Store Manger Kristine Gors, right, displays footwear collection to store patrons during grand opening. Millenneum Shoe Store, an established ... read more >>
Website Brings Auto Dealers, African American Consumers Together
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 04 October 2007
“I have about ten or fifteen dealers who all travel the world,” said Kimatni Rawlins, president and publisher of www.automotiverhythms.com, an online magazine that focuses on providing the ... read more >>
F. Glenn Harvey Leads Team Broadway Federal Bank Straight to the Top
Written by Christine Sabathia 06 September 2007
For years Broadway Federal Bank has been known as the community banking institution started by Elbert Hudson and later built upon by his son Paul Hudson. While the Hudson family is still involved with ... read more >>
BBX 2007 Gets Ready to Take Care of Business
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 30 August 2007
With activities designed to engage all five senses, the Los Angeles Black Business Expo and Trade Show (BBX) is set to launch its 19th season. The three day event, themed “Taking Care of Business ... read more >>

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