The Rose Breast Cancer Society Set to Honor ‘Mother of the Year ‘
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 09 May 2011
The Rose Breast Cancer Society will hold its Art & Wellness Expo. on Sunday, May 22, 2011 at the newly remodeled Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City.This year's honorees include Angel of the Year, Randal ... read more >>
Community Leaders
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 09 May 2011
On Saturday, March 26, 2011, the California Science Center's 13th annual Discovery Ball celebrated sustainable cuisine and culinary science by featuring the Golden State's top chefs and winemakers. Gala ... read more >>
Unprecedented Public Awareness Effort Set to Launch in May
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 May 2011
To assist families in the County most vulnerable to hungerThe County's Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) is putting the final touches on the May observance of "CalFresh Awareness Month," the ... read more >>
Foshay Students Win Big at FIRST Robotics Competition
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 April 2011
A team of students from Foshay Learning Center in Los Angeles, will represent the Los Angeles Unified School District at the 2011 FIRST Robotics Championship this week in St. Louis Missouri. The learning ... read more >>
Challengers Boys and Girls Club Members Get Their Hands Dirty, But Mom Would Approve
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 April 2011
Planting gardens improves kid's attitudes toward fruits and vegetables The Challengers Boys and Girls Club is planting an American Heart Association Teaching Garden as part of an education initiative to ... read more >>
Linda Burnes Bolton Named One of the Top 25 Women in Healthcare
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 April 2011
Modern Healthcare Magazine  names Cedars-Sinai Chief Nursing OfficerModern Healthcare Magazine has named Linda Burnes Bolton, DrPH, RN, FAAN, vice president and chief nursing officer of Cedars-Sinai Health ... read more >>
Get ticked off from head to toe
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 April 2011
Whenwarmer spring temperatures beckon kids outdoors, parents should remember to check them for ticks to avoid Lyme disease. Dr. Greg DeMuri, an infectious disease specialist at American Family Children's ... read more >>
Mablean Ephriam Foundation’s Ninth Annual Father’s Day Awards
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 18 April 2011
Nominations Now Being Accepted for H.U.F. AwardsNominations are being accepted for the Mablean Ephriam Foundation's Ninth Annual Honoring Unsung Fathers (H.U.F.) Awards and Scholarship Brunch. Awards will ... read more >>
Black Business Month on the ‘Shaw: It’s A Mama’s House!
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 18 April 2011
Patrons at Mama's HouseBy Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterMama's House opened on Crenshaw back in August of 2000 and has been thriving ever since. "Mama" Juanita Penland has continued to wow people ... read more >>
Couple Announce Engagement
Written by Cherly Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 18 April 2011
If your fiancé hasn't surprised you with the presentation of a ring he selected or a family heirloom that has been handed down through generations, then go shopping and decide together. Although this ... read more >>
Panache Images Modeling Troupe Presents a Circus of Fashion’ Slated for May 8
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 18 April 2011
Mother's Day Fashion Drama, and it is shaping up to be one of their best.This year's theme is, "A Circus of Fashion." The audience will be entertained as the troupe creates an "impressive" wardrobe, set ... read more >>
Cochran’s Middle School Annual Principal’s Honor Roll Celebration
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 04 April 2011
Principal Scott M. Schmerelson's Annual Honor Roll Celebration was held Wednesday, March in the auditorium from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Parents, students, friends and staff were there for recognition of students ... read more >>
Ancient Prostate Cure Makes a Comeback in L.A.
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 April 2011
(LOS ANGELES)-A powerful but little known cure for men with prostate troubles who cannot take prescription drugs has taken root in Los Angeles. It is called prostate massage, a therapy used for centuries ... read more >>
Resources and tips for the millions of Alzheimer’s caregivers
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 04 April 2011
Resources and tips for the millions of Alzheimer's caregivers, a group at risk of emotional, health, work and relationship issuesAlzheimer's takes a toll on more than just the 5 million Americans living ... read more >>
Brotherhood Crusade presents: A Scholastic Experience
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 April 2011
The Los Angeles Brotherhood Crusade is offering a unique anti-obesity and violence prevention soccer program to children and youth ages 6 - 17 years of age for free. The program will commence at the EXPO ... read more >>
Air Treatment Facilities will Reduce Odor Complaints in L.A. Sentinel Wire Service
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 April 2011
Two new Air Treatment Facilities (ATFs) were opened recently in Los Angeles, city council members announced. In full partnership with the Odor Advisory Board and other local community groups, the ATFs ... read more >>
Fitness Expert Continues Fights Against Obesity
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 17 March 2011
By Jennifer Bihm Sentinel Contributing writer"It starts at home," said Thomas Miles, aka Nephew Tommy of The Steve Harvey Morning Show fame. "Who's shopping and cooking for the kids when they're not at ... read more >>
Sprite Step Off is Back with $100,000 in Scholarships
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2011
Six-City Tour Starts March 19 with Regionals in Charlotte; Chicago, New York, Atlanta, Los Angeles and Houston also Host Regionals; National Finals in Washington, D.C.Are you ready to be crowned the next ... read more >>
Mesereau Clinic Hosts Federal Judge Otis Wright
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2011
U.S. District Court Judge Otis D. Wright II will discuss "Drug prosecutions: Federal vs. State Court" on Saturday, March 26th at 11 a.m., at the Mesereau Free Legal Clinic, located at 8722 Crenshaw Blvd. ... read more >>
20 Year GLAAACC Anniversary
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2011
Bank of America, GLAAACC 2011 Dinner Chair Supports and Celebrates 20th Yr. GLAAACC AnniversaryThe Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce (GLAAACC) will celebrate their 18th Annual Economic ... read more >>
Poetry Contest Winners Announced
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 11 March 2011
Poetry Contest Winners Announced The judges have selected the four winners of our LA Sentinel/LA Watts Times Black History Poetry Contest.  Winners are as follows:1ST Place Winner -Brunei Terrell (13 ... read more >>
Remember Me? (Poem)
Written by Hendrick J. 11 March 2011
Remember Me? The man who had to go through the back door of the restaurant, who made it possible for you to eat at “Red Lobster” in unbiased peace. I faced constant emotional and mental devastation, ... read more >>
Cal State Committed to Boost Black Graduation
Written by Chris Levister 11 March 2011
Officials spread gospel of higher education at Black churches across the state By Chris Levister Special to the NNPA from the Blackvoicenews.comAs church goers at Ecclesia Christian Fellowship lifted their ... read more >>
Obama to GOP: Don’t cut education spending
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 11 March 2011
President Barack Obama watches a student during his visit to classrooms at TechBoston Academy with Melinda Gates, center, in Boston, Tuesday, March, 8, 2011. Melinda Gates is the co-chair of the Bill and ... read more >>
Andrew Young Speaks at Spelman Program
Written by A. Scott Walton (Special to the NNPA from the Atlanta Voice) 11 March 2011
By A. Scott WaltonSpecial to the NNPA from The Atlanta VoiceATLANTA--Spelman College closed out Black History Month on a high note last week when a capacity crowd filled the school's Sisters Chapel for ... read more >>

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