Sunday, May 24, 2015
Mother of Many gives students a jumpstart in life skills
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
Mother of Many program, "Cooking Live with Crenshaw and Dorsey" Daphne Bradford wants to enrich student lives by giving them valuable exposure to a variety of skills. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff ... read more >>
3 strikes and I'm still here!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
    Gladys Wesson-Strickland is a cancer survivor who continues to beat the odds. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer"I know now how precious life is and that it is too short," said Gladys Wesson-Strickland. ... read more >>
Eloise Laws is a cancer survivor 4 years strong!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
Laws overcame the disease with personal fortitude, family and God. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterEloise Laws is an entertainer, singer and actress born from a family of musicians. Originally ... read more >>
Black Leaders Voicing Concerns about Proposed Regulations That Would Restrict Federal Student Aid to Career Colleges
Written by Michael K. Frisby 14 October 2010
Black Leaders Voicing Concerns about Proposed Regulations That Would Restrict Federal Student Aid to Career Colleges1.2 Million Minority Students Attend Institutions Impacted by Draft RulesBy Michael K. ... read more >>
GOP Pledges Tea Party Lynching
Written by Isaac Adul Haqq (Contributing Writer) 14 October 2010
GOP PLEDGES TEA PARTY LYCHINGRacist Strategy Depends on Low Minority TurnoutBy ISAAC ABDUL HAQQIn a stunning display of bigotry and viciousness, powerful Republicans are raising millions of dollars to ... read more >>

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Rev. Jackson Displays Economic Vision at Global Auto Summit
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds, Sentinel Managing Editor 07 October 2010
 Mark Reuss, President of General Motors; Kevin Williams, President of GM, Canada and recipient of the Trailblazer award; and Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. founder and president of Rainbow PUSH Coalition, ... read more >>
ICEF Charter School at risk of closing
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 07 October 2010
According to news report, 4500 students may be forced to find alternative education and 90 percent of them are African AmericansBy Brian Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer         The Inner City Education ... read more >>
Written by Contributing News 01 October 2010
The dedication of the new Charmette Bonpua Skate Park at Rancho Cienega Park was a tearful celebration.  Led by Councilmember Herb Wesson and Rob Dyrdek, world renowned skateboard champion and MTV star ... read more >>
Written by Contributing Writer 01 October 2010
Photo of Team Captains with 2 team members (all lupus survivors) left to right: Stephanie Scoggins, walker, Terry Simon, walker, Pamela Bernard, captain, and Wendy Rodgers, Co-CaptainPhoto by Herbert Lewis4th ... read more >>
David Hollaway is making education fun again
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 September 2010
'The Witty Bitty bunch' are some of the characters Hollaway created for his books Hollaway and his company, Quackenworth are invested in educating children with original characters, ideas and programs.By ... read more >>
Artist Feature: Carmen Gray
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 September 2010
Art piece by Carmen GrayCarmen Gray paints inspiration on a canvas of opportunity.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterArt is something that does not need an interpreter because you are the interpreter. ... read more >>
Ralph's Midtown shopper won the Truck!!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 September 2010
It was the right key for Juanita Rodriguez!Ralph's event The new Ralph's Signature store gave away a new Ford truck to a lucky neighborhood shopper. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff writerOn September ... read more >>
Craig Smith: 'Straight Outta Compton'
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 23 September 2010
Craig Smith of the Los Angeles ClippersNBA player Craig Smith is the power/forward center for the Los Angeles Clippers and an advocate for education. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterHe grew up ... read more >>
7-Eleven Vice President Continues Store's Legacy
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 23 September 2010
Williams (center) visits with 7-Eleven Franchisee, Brinderjit Dhillion (right), and his store manager, Mohni (left).  Ena Williams is Vice President of 7-Eleven Southwest Division.  By Brian W. Carter, ... read more >>
The Next Mayor of Chicago?
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 23 September 2010
As a result of a recent announcement, there will be a vacancy in Chicago's top job, and the race has begun.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorThe race to succeed Chicago's Mayor Richard M. Daley ... read more >>
Dr. Ron Walters: 'Scholarly Grant'
Written by Hazel Trice Edney (NNPA Editor-in-Chief) 17 September 2010
Caption: Dr. Ronald Walters, the scholarDr. Ron Walters: 'Scholarly Giant',  NNPA Columnist Just 'Never Stopped' by Hazel Trice EdneyBy Hazel Trice EdneyNNPA Editor-in-ChiefWASHINGTON (NNPA) - He was ... read more >>
"I took every step that they asked me to do-and I got smacked in my face!"
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 17 September 2010
Brenda Hampton is fighting for justice after being fired for claiming racial discrimination at her job.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterBrenda Hampton was a contract employee for ICE (U.S. Immigration ... read more >>
President Obama Launches Massive Economic Growth Initiative
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 17 September 2010
With an end of military's combat role in Iraq, the President has now turned his attention to an aggressive nationwide economic agenda.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorRecently President Barack ... read more >>
“We Wish you a Happy Birthday”
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 04 September 2010
 LEGENDSThe Sentinel extends birthday greetings to those who have given of themselves for humanityby Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorChief Mangosuthu Buthelezi — August 27Chief Mangosuthu ... read more >>
No Wedding, No Womb!
Written by Christelyn D. Karazin 04 September 2010
 Christelyn D. KarazinJanice Rhoshalle Littlejohn By Christelyn D. KarazinLast week, I caught wind of an NFL football player who had so many kids by so many different women that when asked, had trouble ... read more >>
Islam and Race: Black Muslims Left out of National Conversation on Islam
Written by Stephon Johnson and Orobosa Igbinedio 04 September 2010
By Stephon Johnson and Orobosa IgbinedioSpecial to the NNPA from the Amsterdam News(NNPA) - "We have to be able to decode what's happening and realize that this is religious intolerance on one hand, and ... read more >>
Rep. Waters Follow-up with Banks
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 04 September 2010
As promised, the Congresswoman re-convened another town-hall style meeting with lenders pressing the case for access and inclusion of Black realtors in the lending process.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel ... read more >>
Demetrius D. Shelton Sworn in as 68th President of Nat’l Bar Assoc
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 September 2010
 Demetrius D. Shelton (center) is sworn in as the 68th President of the National Bar Association on August 12, 2010, by Judge Horace Wheatley (right), as his mother, Virginia Gulley Shelton, looks on. ... read more >>
CBP Finds 200 Lbs of Fresh Dates on Passenger
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 September 2010
Dates can carry diseases and insects potentially catastrophic to U.S. agricultureU.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists assigned to the Tom Bradley International Terminal at the ... read more >>
Jane Frances Morre Shropshire ‘Mama Shrop’ Succumbs
Written by SEntinel News Service 04 September 2010
 Mama ShropJane Frances Moore Shropshire passed away August 22, 2010 at her home after 85 eventful and adventurous years of life.Jane was born in Muskogee, Oklahoma on February 22, 1925 to Leroy G. and ... read more >>

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Events Calendar

Mon May 25 11:00AM -
67th Annual Memorial Day Service
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