Patti Austin to Headline Brotherhood Dinner
Written by Biko N. Poindexter Hodge (Intern) 05 November 2010
Patti Austin It is a noteworthy occasion when Patti Austin is scheduled to be the premier entertainer at an extravaganza honoring Ms. Nancy Wilson; in musical terms it portends to be a distaff, lethal ... read more >>
Mehserle's Sentence
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 04 November 2010
Oscar Grant The community is waiting to see: will the sentencing fit the crime?By Yussuf J. SimmondsAt the end of his trial earlier this year, the sentencing of the former BART police officer, Johannes ... read more >>
Tabor led the pack but misses the mark in election to remain Inglewood's Mayor
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 04 November 2010
By Francis Taylor, Sentinel Contributing WriterBecause he needed 50 percent of the votes plus one, Mayor Daniel “Danny” Tabor is scheduled for a run-off in January against James Butts who appeared ... read more >>
Horton Make History, Elected to the Board of Equalization
Written by Super User 04 November 2010
Jerome E. Horton makes history by garnering the votes to win a seat on the California State Board of Equalization. Created in 1879 to ensure statewide uniformity in county property tax assessment practices, ... read more >>
"What do you mean 'it's a duck?!'"
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 04 November 2010
Gussie Powell Lee holding her homegrown attraction.The 'Tomato Duck'Local lady with a green thumb make an amazing discovery.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterEvery once in a while, an interesting ... read more >>
Election 2010: Heading for the finish line
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 November 2010
Election 2010: Heading for the finish line For California, this election is more than just for state offices, the entire nation is looking at California for leadership and we cannot disappoint them By ... read more >>
National organization is asking for your help
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 28 October 2010
Remember The Children has been working hard but needs help in supporting a struggling Haiti.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterThe 2010 earthquake devastated the country of Haiti earlier this year. ... read more >>
Obama: You'll Determine America's Course by Your Vote
Written by Sam Richard 28 October 2010
Obama works the crowd at USCThe President tells thousands at USC that their vote will be a choice that could move America forward or backwardsBY SAM RICHARD CONTRIBUTING EDITORPresident Barack Obama on ... read more >>
NPR Fires Juan Williams After Muslim Remarks on the 'O'Reilly Factor' TV Show
Written by Gregory Dale (NNPA) 28 October 2010
By Gregory DaleSpecial to the NNPA from the AFRO-American Newspapers (DC)After an appearance on Fox News’ the O’Reilly Factor on October 20, 2010, National Public Radio’s Senior News Analyst Juan ... read more >>
She Keeps the Obama Momentum Going!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 28 October 2010
First Lady Michelle Obama stomping for the Democrats in Los Angeles. -photo by Brian W. CarterFirst Lady gets a standing ovation. -photo by Brian W. CarterObama, Dr. Jill Biden, Second Lady and Senator ... read more >>
Nancy Wilson to receive the Bremond-Bakewell Award
Written by Ginger Campell 27 October 2010
Ms. Nancy Wilson, HonoreeAfter decades in the spotlight, Ms. Nancy Wilson’s star is still shining more brightly than everBy Ginger CampbellSpecial to the Los Angeles SentinelNancy Wilson, song stylist ... read more >>
Burlington Coat Factory Opens in Compton
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 27 October 2010
Months in the making, the retail giant has finally opened in Compton and is another boost in the city's efforts to make a better place to live, work and play.By Yussuf J. SimmondsManaging EditorThere are ... read more >>
Actress, Janet MacLachlan passes at the age of 77
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 October 2010
A Young JanetJanet, as a history makerThe television and stage actress would pave an early road with her success as well as help the community.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterJanet MacLachlan, ... read more >>
Local teens got to visit 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 October 2010
Crenshaw Digital Media students. From Left to Right: Bryce Bailey 10th, Kevin Rivera 10th, Mia Henry 11th, Daphne Bradford, Founder & CEO of Mother of Many, Trestan Fairweather 11th, Esaul Parra 10th, ... read more >>
Compton City Attorney Scores Victory in Complex Fraud Case
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 21 October 2010
The amount of fraud that is pervasive in many city government, Compton is doing something recovering its stolen fundsSentinel Staff Report The City Attorney of Compton, Craig J. Cornwell, won jury verdicts ... read more >>
Black Farmers Still Wanting to Get Paid
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2010
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Urges Congressional Action on the Pigford Settlement Agreement WASHINGTON--Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today released the following statement on the need for Congressional ... read more >>
In Loving Memory of Arthur Carroll
Written by Super User 15 October 2010
Arthur Carroll, who departed this life on September 7, 2010, was born August 15, 1923 in St. Louis Missouri. He was the beloved son of Mazie Thompson Carroll and Lawerence E. Carroll. Arthur was the sixth ... read more >>
Rev. Jesse Jackson: Response Regarding IPO of AIA
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2010
Response from Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, regarding the IPO of AIA, a unit of American International Group (AIG).CHICAGO--The Rainbow PUSH Coalition ... read more >>
Taking Financial Control – Financial Education Workshop
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2010
Banking Industry Icon Byron K. Reed to Discuss Credit and the Housing Market at event hosted by Brotherhood Crusade and EXPO Center Sentinel Wire ServiceWells Fargo Senior Vice President and Community ... read more >>
High Desert African American voters seek to send one of their own to California State Assembly
Written by Super User 15 October 2010
Linda K. Jones High Desert African American voters seek to send one of their own to California State Assembly on November 2ndSentinel Wire ServiceEver since the great African American migration of the ... read more >>
Mary Lou Poindexter Celebrates 100 Years of Life
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 October 2010
By Marilyn T. VentressOne hundred years ago, one thousand six hundred miles away, Mary Lou Casey was born, the sixth child of thirteen, born to Will and Lizzie Casey. The young Casey began her life on ... read more >>
President Barack Obama Endorses Kamala Harris for California Attorney General
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 October 2010
Kamala Harris D.A. of San Francisco with Presidente Barak Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. SAN FRANCISCO--President Barack Obama has endorsed San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris in her candidacy ... read more >>
U.S. Attorney Andre Birotte, Jr., a Prosecutor's Prosecutor
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 14 October 2010
The Honorable Andre Birotte, Jr., United States Attorney, Central District of CaliforniaHe is the first African American appointed by President Barack Obama to be the United States Attorney for the Central ... read more >>
Taste of Soul Beer Garden to help those in need
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
The Garden will be one of the main attractions at this year's Taste of Soul. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterTaste of Soul is sure to be the happening place Sat., Oct. 16. From entertainment ... read more >>
It's Here, Taste of Soul
Written by Brian Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
Phil PerryAlana HylandCymphonique MillThe 5th Annual Taste of Soul is kicking off this Saturday on Crenshaw Blvd!By Brain W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterYou've missed it. It seems like it's been gone way ... read more >>