NAWBO Launches Accelerated Growth Series
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 February 2011
The NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development is a nonprofit educational foundation of the National Association of Women Business Owners(r) that strives to strengthen the wealth-creating capacity ... read more >>
Mentoring a future broadcaster
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 February 2011
Mentoring a future broadcaster - South Park Elementary School studentCedric Crook was among the student stand-outs at a recent "NBA Cares"event held at the school. Part of the NBA's All-Star festivities, ... read more >>
Inglewood Honors James V. Brown Jr. Retirement Celebration
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 February 2011
James Vernon Brown Jr. Inglewood Honors James V. Brown Jr. for 26-1/2 Years of ServiceGizelle Carol Raines-Brown Hosts Retirement Celebration for Husband, James Vernon Brown Jr.: The Man, His Family, His ... read more >>
“At Your Service” Salute Honors Top L.A. City Manager
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 25 February 2011
Wesson Leads African American Heritage Month TributeCouncilmember Herb Wesson was the leader of this years' Los Angeles City Council celebration of African American Heritage Month, which paid tribute ... read more >>
Inglewood All-Star Paul Pierce Comes Home
Written by Jasmyne Cannick (Special to the Sentinel) 25 February 2011
Inglewood Unified School District Board members welcome Paul Pierce to the community to meet the students (L to R): Arnold Butler (board president), Trina Williams, Gizelle Carol Raines-Brown, Pierce, ... read more >>
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 February 2011
As we begin a new year - 2011, The League of Allied Arts, a seventy year old African-American women's' arts organization, is grateful for:• Its longevity as we extend kudos to president, Deborah Beavers ... read more >>
Buffalo Wild Wings Celebrates Its Grand Opening!!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 February 2011
Grand Opening! Proud owners!Left to Right: Ken Lombard, President of Capri Urban Investors, LLC, Councilman Bernard Parks 8th District, BWW Franchisee, Edward Barnett, NBA Star and BWW Owner, Trevor ... read more >>
He saw, He did, He Flew!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 February 2011
Vance T. RobinsonAwards and HonorsVance T. Robinson flew his first solo flight and he's only 16 years old! By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterOn February 14, 16-year-old Vance T. Robinson set an ... read more >>
Wesson and Villaraigosa Kickoff Green Retrofit Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 February 2011
Creates Good Paying Green Jobs for Low Income AreasCouncilmember Herb Wesson and Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa joined to officially kickoff the city's' Green Retrofit and Workforce Program at Vineyard Recreation ... read more >>
Debate Performance Spells Down for Hogan – Rowles
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 17 February 2011
President Barack Obama and Councilman Bernard C. Parks at a Fundraiser at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Trailing Massively to Parks in the CD8 Race, Unknown Candidate's Foul-Ups Push Her Even Further Behind ... read more >>
Janice Hahn Announces Run for Congress
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 February 2011
Councilmember Janice Hahn announces run for Congress By Danny J. Bakewell Jr.Special Contributing Editor Just 24 hours after Congresswoman Jane Harmon announced she was retiring, Councilwoman Janice Hahn ... read more >>
Katrina Minor Came “Straight Outta Compton”
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 February 2011
Katrina Minor, V/P of KinectaKatrina Minor came "Straight Outta Compton" to become the vice president of Kinecta Alternative Financial SolutionsKinecta Continues Commitment to Hiring Employees from the ... read more >>
Ridley – Thomas Applauds Appointment of Daryl L. Osby as L.A. County Fire Chief
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 February 2011
Los Angeles-Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas applauded the appointment of Daryl L. Osby to the position of Los Angeles County Fire Chief. "Daryl Osby's impressive background makes him the right choice for ... read more >>
Freedom Riders honored with Calif. Museum Exhibit
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 February 2011
Speaker Pérez, Legislative Black Caucus Honor Legacy of Freedom Riders with California Museum ExhibitSACRAMENTO - Speaker John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) recently took part in the opening of the California ... read more >>
Staples to Open at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza in 2011
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 February 2011
Office supply store signs lease; will occupy new building adjacent to the mall The new year is off to a great start at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza with the signing of a lease with Staples, the world's ... read more >>
For the Love of Color: A Retrospective Fashion Exhibit in Honor of Black History Month
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 February 2011
Macy's, Ebony and Fashion Fair Cosmetics Honors Eunice W. Johnson...The Vision Behind Ebony Fashion Fair This Black History Month, Macy's Department Stores and Johnson Publishing Company are celebrating ... read more >>
Inglewood: There’s No Place Like Home
Written by Danny Bakewell Jr. 10 February 2011
Juresha Maples, project engineer Photo by Malcolm Ali Juresha Maples grew up in Inglewood, went to college in Florida and is now serving as the IUSD example of how home-grown talent is the best talent ... read more >>
Mayor Honors Sugar Ray, Bakewell and Freedom Riders
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 February 2011
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (center); Sugar Ray Leonard (right); Danny J. Bakewell Sr. (left); and Buffalo Soldiers. Photo by Jason Lewis (L to R) Councilman Bernard Parks, Mayor Villaraigosa, Councilman ... read more >>
Black History Month in Compton
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 February 2011
Entering the Compton zone In continuing its thrust to birth a new Compton, the city is embarking on an ambitious plan to celebrate Black History month.The following activities will take place throughout ... read more >>
Governor Brown Addresses State of California
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 February 2011
Gov. Brown's budget proposal will mean the continued erosion to necessary programs, facilities and education.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterGovernor Brown gave his state of the state address ... read more >>
Get Ready for the Job Fair
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 February 2011
The 4th Annual Job Fair will start at 10:00am in Exposition Park with employers from numerous companies.By Brian W. Carter, Staff WriterThere will be a number of employers, businesses and organizations ... read more >>
L.A. Regional Foodbank Receives Grant to “Green” Its Facilities
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 03 February 2011
Grant will help the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank save $53,493 a yearAs hunger relief organizations continue to look for new ways to serve an increasing number of families who need help putting food ... read more >>
Dr. Ronald E. McNair Remembered
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 January 2011
25th Anniversary of the Challenger Space Shuttle Disaster, Ronald E. McNail Elementary School Hosts McNair Foundation Founder and President McNair Elementary School and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Tau Tau ... read more >>
4th Annual Job Fair
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 27 January 2011
The annual job fair is coming next month and ready to get people working once again.By Brian W. Carter, Staff WriterThe recession may be over, but unemployment is still running high. Many people were laid ... read more >>
Mitrice Richardson Image Illegally Used in Facebook Online Marketing Campaign
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 27 January 2011
 Dead Accurate Marketing is in hot water after illegally using a photo of Mitrice Richardson in a marketing campaign on Facebook for, a website promoting vocational degrees.Richardson, ... read more >>