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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 >>
Black L.A. Makes TASTE OF SOUL The No. 1 L.A. Street Festival
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 22 October 2009
Black L.A. Makes TASTE OF SOUL The No. 1 L.A. Street Festival- Robert Torrence PhotoOver 100,000 came out for the fourth annual Taste of Soul, the biggest street festival in Los Angeles with music, entertainment ... read more >>
What President Obama's Nobel Peace Prize Means for America
Written by By Brian Townsend NNPA Guest Contributor 15 October 2009
What President Obama's Nobel Peace Prize Means for America By Brian TownsendNNPA Guest Contributor(NNPA) - It was announced last Friday that President Barack Obama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Within ... read more >>
Nobel Prize for Obama Deserved? Yes!
Written by Ron Walters (NNPA Columnist) 15 October 2009
Nobel Prize for Obama Deserved? Yes!By Ron WaltersNNPA ColumnistWhen the world woke up on Friday October 10 it was surprised that Barack Obama had won the Nobel Prize. But surprise should not have been ... read more >>
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Honors Hospitality Boot Camp Graduates
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa Honors Hospitality Boot Camp Graduates  CALLS FOR INCREASED DIVERSITY IN HOTELS Mayor announces $650,000 grant from the City to sponsor future hospitality training programs. LOS ... read more >>
DNA Testing: Today's Get-Out-of-Jail Card
Written by Gary L. Flowers 15 October 2009
DNA Testing: Today's Get-Out-of-Jail CardBy Gary L. FlowersExecutive Director & CEOBlack Leadership Forum, Inc.October 11-19, 2009This week, United States Attorney General Eric Holder directed the ... read more >>
America Finally Discovers Christopher Columbus
Written by By George E. Curry (NNPA Columnist) 15 October 2009
America Finally Discovers Christopher ColumbusBy George E. CurryNNPA ColumnistAfter institutionalizing the lie that in 1492 Christopher Columbus discovered what we now call America, some educators are ... read more >>
Rep. Watson Announces Federal Appropriations for CA-33 for Fiscal Year 2010
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Rep. Watson Announces Federal Appropriations for CA-33 for Fiscal Year 2010  Rep. Watson issued the following statement: "Each year members of Congress have the opportunity to request funding for projects ... read more >>
Edison International and USC Launch Edison Challenge Competition
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Edison International and USC Launch Edison Challenge CompetitionStudents with creative ideas about solving energy and environmental problems are encouraged to submit projects in the fourth annual Edison ... read more >>
Nursing Homes Required to Post Ratings
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Nursing Homes Required to Post RatingsCNS--Nursing homes in California will now be required to post ratings, much like restaurants, as a result of legislation prompted by a Los Angeles County supervisor, ... read more >>
Inglewood City Council Should Release Office of Independent Counsel Review Report
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Inglewood City Council Should Release Office of Independent Counsel Review ReportBy Leon JenkinsLos Angeles NAACPThe failure of the Inglewood City Council to release the report of the Los Angeles County ... read more >>
Community Connect Fair at Taste of Soul Aims to Bridge Digital Divide
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Get Connected! Community Connect Fair at Taste of Soul Aims to Bridge Digital Divide among Low-Income ResidentsFree Family-Friendly Event Targets 62% Percent of African Americans in Los Angeles County ... read more >>
State Legislators Meet to Discuss Foreclosure Crisis
Written by Christina Villacorte (City News Service) 15 October 2009
State Legislators Meet to Discuss Foreclosure CrisisBy Christina Villacorte City News Service Several state legislators came to Los Angeles City Hall today to take public comment on a bill that would protect ... read more >>
President Obama Wins Nobel Peace Prize
Written by Evan Barnes (Staff Writer) 14 October 2009
President Obama Wins Nobel Peace Prize President Barack Obama By Evan BarnesSentinel Staff WriterPresident Barack Obama winning the Nobel Peace Prize last week is the latest chapter of his administration's ... read more >>
Steve Bradford sworn in
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 14 October 2009
Steve Bradford sworn in 51 District Assembly member Steve Bradford, sitting with family, had a good chuckle during his swearing in ceremony on the lawn of Gardena’s City Hall when Inglewood City ... read more >>

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Marybell Brazile Bakewell, Matriarch of the Bakewell Family Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 October 2009
Marybell Brazile Bakewell, Matriarch of the Bakewell Family SuccumbsMarybell Bakewell Marybell Bakewell was born April 10, 1925 and passed away in her sleep October 7, 2009 at Arcadia Methodist Hospital.  ... read more >>
Get Ready for "A TASTE OF SOUL'
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) & Jasmyne Cannick (Contributing Writer) 14 October 2009
Get Ready for 'A TASTE OF SOUL' Danny J. Bakewell, Sr. Mayor Antonio VillaraigosaCouncilmember Jan PerryCouncilmember Bernard ParksCouncilmember Herb WessonEric Benet Norman_BrownBebe WinansGet Ready ... read more >>
U.S. EPA fines defunct Artesia Ice manufacturing company
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 October 2009
U.S. EPA fines defunct Artesia Ice manufacturing company for failing to notify authorities after 2007 ammonia releaseSouthern California company faces $2500 fineThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ... read more >>
Diana Ross
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 08 October 2009
Diana Ross Diana Ross and the Supremes Diana Ross, the DivaDiana Ross as Billie HolidayDiana Ross as Mahogany LegendsBy Yussuf J. SimmondsDIANA ROSS“Without her, there would not have been ... read more >>

 

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