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RESPONSE TO SALE RUMORS
Written by Paul C. Hudson 18 August 2011
Paul C. Hudson, Chairman and CEO, Broadway Federal Bank In response to rumors that Broadway Federal Bank has been sold, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Paul C. Hudson emphatically stated, “Broadway ... read more >>
A Conversation with President George C. Wright
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 18 August 2011
Dr. George and Valerie Wright, President of Prairie View A & M Univ.  L to R: Lonnie & Charlene Bunkley; Valerie & George Wright (ALL PHOTO CREDITS: MALCOLM ALI) As president of Prairie View ... read more >>
UNCF: An Evening of Stars
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 18 August 2011
Dr. Michael Lomax and Debra Lee with representatives of the Divine Nine fraternities and sororities. Tatyana Ali Brian White Debra Lee Dawnn Lewis Estelle Jill Marie Jones Keke Palmer Lance Gross Marsha ... read more >>
Congresswoman Waters Highlights 46th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 August 2011
Waters condemns Republicans’ Nationwide Voter Suppression Efforts Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) announced that August 6, marked the 46th anniversary of the day that the Voting Rights Act was ... read more >>
WESSON HONORS “PIONEER WOMAN OF THE YEAR” Claudia Bayard Represents 10th Council District
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 12 August 2011
Claudia Bayard, Pioneer Woman of the Year and 10th District Councilman Herb Wesson Los Angeles—Claudia Bayard has been chosen by Councilmember Herb J. Wesson, Jr., to represent the 10th Council District’s ... read more >>
Two of L.A.P.D.’s finest officers
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 12 August 2011
Sergeant Emada Tingirides and Officer Kathy Bell In acknowledging the work of the women and men of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), it is necessary not only to showcase their work assignments, ... read more >>
County Redistricting ...
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 August 2011
While all eyes were on the state redistricting, the county was ‘doing its own thing’ … the same thing … redistrictingAccording to the county, when the population count is ascertained, there has ... read more >>
Bishop Young-A New Vision of Leadership at Inglewood Unified School District
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 10 August 2011
Bishop Johnny J. Young, Ph.D. He is a man of unwavering faith, a community advocate, a businessman, a political leader and he is determined to provide for the children of Inglewood the best education ... read more >>
Marlton Square ... finally on the move!
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds and Brian Carter 10 August 2011
Rep. Waters, Council-members Perry and Parks, CDD Mgr. Benbow, Bobbie Parks, city officials and the community witnessed the final demolition of Marlton Square The demolition  An aerial view Marlton Square ... read more >>
New Compton WorkSource Center Held Grand Opening
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 August 2011
Offers Free Training and Job Placement Services Compton, California – On Thursday, July 28th, Community Career Development, Inc., the nonprofit operator of the new Compton WorkSource Center and its ... read more >>
Compton residents take Friday Night Flights
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 August 2011
Instructor with student pilots Tomorrow's Aeronautical Museum (TAM) kicked off their first Friday Night Flights last Friday, July 29, 2011 and provided close to 100 children and adults free helicopter ... read more >>
Mother Lillian Mobley laid to rest
Written by Biko N. Poindexter-Hodge, Sentinel Intern 04 August 2011
Mother Lillian MobleyTaking the final look Thousands packed Ward AME Church, to bid farewell and to celebration the life of a true community treasure The community lost one of its most precious matriarchs ... read more >>
Neurosurgeon Keith L. Black Honored
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 29 July 2011
Keith L. Black, MDThe prestigious award will be presented to the decorated doctor for his work in medicine and the community. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterOn Saturday, July 30, renowned neurosurgeon ... read more >>
LAAAWPPI Announces Appointment of New Executive Director
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 29 July 2011
Political Consultant Joy Atkinson becomes first to move into top executive positionLos Angeles African American Women's Public Policy Institute (LAAAWPPI), a non-partisan, non-profit public policy and ... read more >>
Neurosurgeon Keith L. Black Honored by National Urban League
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2011
COMMUNITY CORNERComptonOn July 19, Tuesday, Compton Mayor Eric Perrodin and city council members met to discuss a budget that would avoid a government shutdown. Unfortunately the result is a $1.2 million ... read more >>
City of LA Hosts NAACP Reception
Written by Cora Jackson – Fossett (Religion Editor) 29 July 2011
Among those attending the NAACP Reception were Assemblyman Steve Bradford, NAACP California State President Alice Hoffman, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Councilwoman Jan Perry, Wells Fargo Sr. Vice President ... read more >>
Los Angeles Citizens Group Challenges City on Proposed Downtown Stadium
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2011
Seeks minimum annual revenue guarantee earmarked for neighborhood improvements as condition for stadium development deal LA Neighbors United, a Los Angeles community group founded by a former CB Richard ... read more >>
PORTS OF LOS ANGELES AND LONG BEACH ANNOUNCE CLEAN AIR AWARD WINNERS
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2011
Local Companies Recognized for Going Beyond Requirements to Reduce Emissions The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have selected seven local maritime and cargo companies as this year’s recipients of ... read more >>
WELLS FARGO BANK HONORS CITY WITH $125,000 DONATION FOR 2011 HIRE LA’S YOUTH INITIATIVE
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 28 July 2011
From left: WIB Secretary Nona Randois, Wells Fargo Representative Byron Reed, WIB Treasurer Patricia Perez, City of Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa, Community Development Department General Manager Richard ... read more >>
Flag Flies at half-mast at Charles Drew University for Mother Lillian Mobley
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 July 2011
Charles Drew University flag flies at half mast for Lillian Mobley  photo credit LAURELL L. BLACK In a show of the greatest honor and respect, Dr. David M. Carlisle, president of Charles Drew University, ... read more >>
The Attorney General Speaks
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 28 July 2011
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris (PHOTO CREDIT-MALCOLM ALI)Clarence M. Mitchell, namesake of the memorial luncheon California's Attorney General, Kamala D. Harris, was the keynote speaker at the NAACP's ... read more >>
Million Dollar Window Cleaning
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 22 July 2011
Milton Smith aka Million Dollar Milt of KJLHNo-streak window cleaning comes with experience and satisfaction guaranteed. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterMilton Smith, 65, is a jack-of-all-trades, ... read more >>
Winners of the 2011 Interethnic Relations Awards
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 July 2011
The Los Angeles Multicultural Leadership Network and New America Media (NAM) announced the winners of the first-ever Inter-Ethnic Relations Awards.These awards are given to the most illuminating reporting ... read more >>
Welcome to L.A., NAACP!
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 21 July 2011
Benjamin T. Jealous, national president and CEORoslyn Brock, national chairwomanAlice Huffman, California state presidentLeon Jenkins, L.A. branch president  Willis Edwards  Bishop Charles Blake Rev. ... read more >>
Kids Walk Across America
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2011
Kids Walk Across America teams with EXPO Center & Los Angeles Brotherhood Crusade to launch "FIT WEDNESDAYS" youth fitness walks for South Los Angeles youth The EXPO Center and Los Angeles Brotherhood ... read more >>

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