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Census Safety
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 March 2010
Census SafetyBeware fraudulent census takers and fake forms given out to steal vital information. By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterThe Census began this month and already people across the nation ... read more >>
DWP Hike
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
DWP HikeBy Christina VillacorteCity News ServiceThe Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to assert jurisdiction over a proposed rate hike approved by the Department of Water and Power board ... read more >>
Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III Named Legislator of the Year by the West Basin Municipal Water District
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III Named Legislator of the Year by the West Basin Municipal Water District Assistant Speaker pro Tempore Isadore Hall, III (D - Los Angeles) has been honored as the 2010 Legislator ... read more >>
Bradford to Lead Assembly Utilities and Commerce Committee
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Bradford to Lead Assembly Utilities and Commerce CommitteeTop priorities include energy efficiency and rate payer protection Assemblymember Steven C. Bradford (D-Gardena) today announced that he has been ... read more >>
Blacks in the Media
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 March 2010
Blacks in the MediaSurveys show African-Americans continue to suffer from poor media coverage and images.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff Writer"Image is everything" as the quote goes and unfortunately ... read more >>
Californians Missing Out on Over $1 Billion in Tax Refunds
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Californians Missing Out on Over $1 Billion in Tax RefundsBy Aaron GlantzCalifornia taxpayers are leaving more than $1.2 billion in tax refunds on the table, money that could be used to give working class ... read more >>
Earvin "Magic" Johnson Endorses Bass' Congressional Bid
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 March 2010
 Caption: California Assembly Speaker Emeritus Karen BassCaption: Earvin “Magic” JohnsonEarvin "Magic" Johnson Endorses Bass' Congressional Bid NBA Legend-turned-businessman Earvin "Magic" ... read more >>
First Time Nominees
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 18 March 2010
 Gabourey Sidibe on the red carpetSidibe as PreciousJennifer Hudson, the DreamgirlOprah Winfrey in the Color PurpleWhoopi Goldberg in the Color PurpleDiana Ross in Lady Sings the BluesFirst Time Nominees"Ladies ... read more >>
Haiti Debt Relief Bill Passes the House
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Congresswoman Waters reviews some of the plastic being used to shelter Haitians who have been left homeless by the earthquake. The Congresswoman remains concerned that unless all survivors are given access ... read more >>
First Lady Speaks on national issues
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 17 March 2010
First Lady Michelle ObamaFirst Lady speaks on national issuesMichelle Obama invests her time in being an advocate for health, education and family. By Brian W CarterSentinel Staff Writer President ... read more >>
Some Haitians Say They Feel Forgotten
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Some Haitians Say They Feel ForgottenBy Guy DelvaNNPA Haiti CorrespondentPORT-AU-PRINCE (NNPA)--Many Haitians are still in desperate straits - and some even say they feel forgotten - as they crave for ... read more >>
PRESIDENT OBAMA MEETS WITH THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
PRESIDENT OBAMA MEETS WITH THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUSRecently, President Obama met with members of the Congressional Black Caucus to discuss the economy, job creation and the need to pass health care ... read more >>
Republicans Block Amendment for Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Republicans Block Amendment for Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs for Struggling Parents and YouthSpecial to the NNPA from the Seattle MediumWASHINGTON, D.C. -  Republican Senators have obstructed passage ... read more >>
Target Market News' 'Buying Power of Black America' Report
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Target Market News' 'Buying Power of Black America' Report Shows Most Spending on Better LifestylesSpecial to the NNPA from Target Market NewsBlack consumers are responding to tighter economic conditions ... read more >>
Radio Personality Threatened After Farrakhan Appearance
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Radio Personality Threatened After Farrakhan AppearanceSpecial to the NNPA from the Final CallBy Brian E. Muhammad Syndicated radio talk show host Warren Ballentine recently got an increase in threats ... read more >>
Social Security Numbers Vulnerable Due to Computer Theft at CSULA
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Social Security Numbers Vulnerable Due to Computer Theft at CSULA CNS--A computer stolen from a faculty office at Cal State Los Angeles may have contained the Social Security numbers of 232 former students ... read more >>
Senator Wright Honors 25th Senate District ‘Women of Distinction'
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Senator Wright Honors 25th Senate District ‘Women of Distinction”Twenty-five women from local communities honored for their hard work and contributions to their communities Senator Roderick ... read more >>
L.A. Superior Court Cuts
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
L.A. Superior Court CutsCNS--The presiding judge of the Los Angeles Superior Court announced Tuesday, the layoffs of 330 employees, along with plans to shutter courtrooms to help cope with a $79 million ... read more >>
The Census and our communities
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
The Census and our communitiesBy Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterThe Census is an important process for our Black communities as it serves as a road map for our progress. It allows us to take a snapshot ... read more >>
Sheriff Baca's money saving plan
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Sheriff Baca's money saving planBy Fred ShusterCity News ServiceAs part of an effort to save $58 million in overtime by deputies, Sheriff Lee Baca will go on uniformed patrol in East Los Angeles on Friday ... read more >>
NNPA Celebrates Black Press Week
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
NNPA Celebrates Black Press WeekFollowing a nearly two-centuries-old tradition, Black Press Week forum will be hosted in the nation's capital to address issues and concerns of Black newspapersBy Yussuf ... read more >>
Legend: Myrlie Evers-Williams
Written by Super User 14 March 2010
Myrlie Evers-WilliamsA Display of Grace Under PressureAt Medgar Evers' funeral3 Women of Distinction: Dr. Betty Shabazz, Coretta Scott King, Myrlie Evers-WilliamsLegendsby Yussuf J. SimmondsMyrlie Evers-Williams'The ... read more >>
Free Concert and Open Community Event
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 March 2010
Crystal Rene’ Crawford  - FREE CONCERT & OPEN COMMUNITY EVENT -STOP THE VIOLENCE, START THE HEALING!On Sunday, March 14th, 2010, from 5 p.m. until approximately 9 p.m. the family of Crystal ... read more >>
John R. Dominick III
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 March 2010
John R Dominick III, Worshipful Grand Master Marcus Garvey #323 United Grand Lodge, passed away on March 7, 2010 . All schedule of services, held at the Simpson Family Mortuary, 3443 W Manchester Blvd, ... read more >>
Will Obama Deliver on Healthcare
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 11 March 2010
Like a blast from the past, President Barack Obama back in "campaign mode," on the trail of Healthcare ReformWill Obama Deliver on Healthcare?As the battle rages on throughout the country, President Obama ... read more >>

 

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