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Ethiopian Scholar visits the Sentinel
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 29 October 2009
 Ethiopian Scholar visits the Sentinel Dr. Yarden Fanta-VagenshteinDr. Vagenshtein being interviewed Dr. Yarden Fanta-Vagenshtein is the first Ethiopian woman to earn a doctorate in Israel at the ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Hosts Transportation Roundtable
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 29 October 2009
Congresswoman Richardson Hosts Transportation RoundtableCongresswoman Laura RichardsonBy Francis TaylorSentinel Staff WriterCongresswoman Laura Richardson recently hosted a roundtable discussion on the ... read more >>
Brotherhood Crusade Honors Soledad O’Brien
Written by Ginger Campbell 29 October 2009
Brotherhood Crusade Honors Soledad O’Brien Soledad O'BrienSoledad O'Brien Honored at Annual Brotherhood Crusade Pioneer of African American Achievement Award DinnerBy Ginger CampbellCNN anchor and ... read more >>
Bailout Money for Small Business
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 29 October 2009
Bailout Money for Small BusinessBy Jason LewisSentinel Staff WriterPresident Barack Obama is looking to boost lending to small businesses by using federal bailout funds to shore up smaller community banks ... read more >>
The Commissioners
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 28 October 2009
Charles MatthewsDr. John A. SomervilleEverette M. PorterElbert T. HudsonMarguerite P. JusticeSamuel L. WilliamsMelanie LomaxDavid S. Cunningham IIIJohn W. Mack LegendsBy Yussuf J. SimmondsThe Commissioners“They ... read more >>
Wayne B. Standback, Banking Chief Executive Passes
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Wayne B. Standback, Banking Chief Executive Passes Sunrise: October 22, 1955 Sunset: October 13, 2009The banking community lost one of its most valuable assets, Wayne B. Standback, 53, on the evening ... read more >>
Homecoming Services for Arlene Kennedy
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Homecoming Services for Arlene Kennedy ARLENE KENNEDY, an icon in the international Tap Community and Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Universal Dance Designs and the world famous Kennedy Tap Company, ... read more >>
Charles Bookhammer Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Charles Bookhammer Succumbs  Funeral services Set for Charles "Chuck" Bookhammer, former Hawthorne Councilmember and Assistant Chief Deputy to former Los Angeles County Supervisor Yvonne B. BurkeFuneral ... read more >>
"Green" Jobs Event for Students and Young Professionals to Turn Passion for Environment into a Career
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
"Green" Jobs Event for Students and Young Professionals to Turn Passion for Environment into a CareerAmidst California's double digit unemployment gloom, at least one "hot" industry shows significant promise: ... read more >>
Congresswoman Waters Calls for More Class Action Lawsuits to Prevent Foreclosures
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Congresswoman Waters Calls for More Class Action Lawsuits to Prevent ForeclosuresCongresswoman Maxine Waters Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-35), Chairwoman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing ... read more >>
The "Old South" Rises-again: Louisiana Justice of the Peace Denies Interracial Couple
Written by Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspapers 22 October 2009
The "Old South" Rises-again: Louisiana Justice of the Peace Denies Interracial Couple Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American NewspapersWASHINGTON (NNPA) - A Louisiana couple is outraged at a local ... read more >>
A Peace Trajectory
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
A Peace TrajectoryBy Dr. Brenda Wall"For his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples."In a few weeks there will be a celebration of peace on earth and ... read more >>
CSUN's Pan African Studies Department to Celebrate 40th Anniversary
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
CSUN's Pan African Studies Department to Celebrate 40th AnniversaryCal State Northridge's Pan African Studies Department (PAS) will mark its 40th anniversary and commemorate its founding faculty with a ... read more >>
Transportation Dollars for MTA Projects
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Transportation Dollars for MTA Projects CNS--A battle over which transportation projects should be prioritized in the Los Angeles area's bid for federal funding heated up today, with congressional representatives ... read more >>
A Profile of Pride: L.A. Sentinel's Jasmyne Cannick Turns 32
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 22 October 2009
A Profile of Pride: L.A. Sentinel's Jasmyne Cannick Turns 32Jasmyne Cannick Known to most as a journalist and blogger, there's more to Jasmyne Cannick than what you read online.By Yussuf SimmondsSentinel ... read more >>
IRS "Solution Saturday" on Nov. 7 Offers Tax Help in Tough Times
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
IRS "Solution Saturday" on Nov. 7 Offers Tax Help in Tough Times The Internal Revenue Service at 300 N. Los Angeles St. in downtown L.A. is offering taxpayers a special "Solution Saturday" on November ... read more >>
Foreclosure Prevention Fair Offers Solutions to Preserve Homeownership
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Foreclosure Prevention Fair Offers Solutions to Preserve Homeownership Inglewood and surrounding neighborhoods are prime examples of the gains that had been made in minority homeownership in the last 20 ... read more >>
Replacement for LAPD Chief Bratton Underway
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Replacement for LAPD Chief Bratton UnderwayCNS--The Police Commission started interviewing candidates to replace police Chief William Bratton on Wednesday.Out of 24 applicants, the city's Personnel Department ... read more >>
Black Women on LAUSD Board
Written by Yussuf Simmonds, (Managing Editor) 22 October 2009
Diane WatsonRita WaltersMarguerite Poindexter LaMotteBarbara BoudreauxBlack Women on LAUSD BoardLegendsBy Yussuf J. Simmonds“They answered the call to serve the children of Los Angeles Schools”                                                                                             ... read more >>
Bethune Recognition Luncheon Honors Five Outstanding Women
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Bethune Recognition Luncheon Honors Five Outstanding WomenDiahanna BrownThe National Council of Negro Women (NCNW), Southern California Area is hosting their 35th Annual Bethune Recognition Luncheon Oct. ... read more >>
A Local Response to a Global Need
Written by Niele Anderson 22 October 2009
A Local Response to a Global Need(From L to R)Rev. Mary McKinney, Pastor Peris Lester I and Dr. Rosalie Jackson attend training for their upcoming Missions trip to Haiti in November 2009.Niele AndersonSentinel ... read more >>
Blood Drive Finds Matches
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 22 October 2009
 Blood Drive Finds Matches  A local resident donates blood at the Childrens Hospital Blood Drive at the Taste of Soul. Donating blood is not painful and it only takes about 10 minutes. - Jason ... read more >>
AKA Sorors Made Chief Residents at UCLA
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 22 October 2009
AKA Sorors Made Chief Residents at UCLAAlpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Tau Tau Omega Chapter (Santa Monica) members Dr. Kathryn Murray and Dr. Candice Taylor were selected to be Chief Residents in their ... read more >>
Marybell Bakewell Laid to Rest
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 22 October 2009
Marybell Bakewell Laid to RestPamela A. Bakewell - Valerie Goodloe for Sentinel  Danny J. Bakewell, Jr. (Left Front), Donny L. Brooks, Sr. (Right Front), Danny J. Bakewell, III (Left Middle), Jamie ... read more >>
100 Black Men Honors Distinguished Group
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Entertainment Editor) 22 October 2009
100 Black Men Honors Distinguished group100 Black Men of Los Angeles, Inc. - Malcolm Ali for Sentinel Attorney Donald A. Lancaster and Chief Judge Audrey Collins - Malcolm Ali for Sentinel They were chosen ... read more >>

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