Friday, October 31, 2014
Brotherhood Crusade to kick off 1st Annual Girls Leadership Retreat entitled Camp P.L.U.S.
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 July 2013
The Los Angeles Brotherhood Crusade will debut its first annual girls leadership retreat entitled Camp P.L.U.S. (Preserving Legacies and Uniting Sisterhoods) September 27, 28 and 29, at Camp Oakes.  During ... read more >>
Wesson’s Little Campers Have a Blast
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 July 2013
The 7th Annual Camp Wesson for 100 at-risk kids at Hansen Dam Recreation Area was another success.  Enjoying some relief from the summer heat were (left to right), Imani Black, Dana Gomes, and Soroya ... read more >>
A Moment to Shine: Taylor Alford
Written by Shonassee Shaver Sentinel Intern 25 July 2013
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Local Teen Killed In Hit-And-Run
Written by Brian W. Carter Sentinel Staff Writer 25 July 2013
    Markeis Parish was rundown crossing the street at Crenshaw and 78th Saturday evening. A vigil sits at Crenshaw and 78th street for 18-year old, Inglewood High school student Markeis Parish ... read more >>
An Evening of Dance: Complexions Contemporary Ballet and Lula Washington Dance Theatre
Written by LA Sentinel News Service 23 July 2013
  4311 WILSHIRE BLVD. SUITE 402, LOS ANGELES CA 90010, PH: 323-954-7510 FAX: 323-954-7520   Contact: David Barber, Tim Choy 323-954-7510, This email address is being protected from spambots. ... read more >>
Mayor, Supervisor and Chief Call for Community Peace
Written by KENNETH MILLER Assistant Managing Editor 19 July 2013
COMMUNITY PEACE: Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is joined by County Supervisor Mark Ridley Thomas, LAPD Chief Charlie Beck, City Council members, Curren Price and Bernard Parks and Assemblymember Holly ... read more >>
Local Community Reacts to Zimmerman Verdict
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 19 July 2013
Deanna Cherry 43 from Los Angeles, strategic planning consultant: “We wanted to be together with people who were upset about what happened today (crying) because the system we have doesn’t work for ... read more >>
‘New Ninth’ Gets Its Man
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 July 2013
Adela Barajas, President of L.A.U.R.A. faces City of LA 9th District Council Member Curren D. Price, Jr. as she conducts the public swearing in ceremony. Councilman Price is joined by his wife Del Richardson-Price ... read more >>
Packs of young people cause chaos in Hollywood
Written by Associated Press 17 July 2013
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Packs of young people rampaged through Hollywood, knocked down people and stole cellphones and other items before a police sweep halted the marauding and arrested a dozen people, police ... read more >>
Summer Jobs Available for Low Income Youth
Written by City News Service 13 July 2013
Mayor Eric Garcetti announced a $1.7 million infusion of cash this month, into the city's annual summer jobs program that he said will provide more than 5,000 jobs to Los Angeles youth. The Hire L.A. ... read more >>
Mitchell to hold Annual ‘Christmas in July’
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 July 2013
Twenty sixth Senate District frontrunner Holly J. Mitchell is hosting her third annual Christmas in July at Kenneth Hahn Park in Los Angeles, Saturday July 13. A “secret Santa” will be on hand to ... read more >>
Congresswoman Hahn Calls Attention to Drastic Health and Economic Inequality in Minority Communities in Los Angeles
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 July 2013
Congresswoman Janice Hahn (CA-44) issued the following statement in response to the city of Los Angeles Health Atlas study released in July. “The recent Health Atlas study for the city of Los Angeles ... read more >>
Wesson Thanks LA City Employees
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 July 2013
As an expression of appreciation on behalf of the residents of the 10th Council District, City Council President Herb Wesson hosted his annual City Employees Appreciation Luncheon.  Over 400 attended ... read more >>
Pasadena Vice Mayor and District 1 City Councilwoman Jacque Robinson kicks off bid for the State Senate District 25 Seat
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 July 2013
Monday, July 1 marked the start of Vice Mayor Jacque Robinson's effort to succeed State Senator Carol Liu. Robinson filed papers to open campaign committee, Jacque Robinson for Senate 2016. She will ... read more >>
D.A.'s Office Seeks to Vacate Order to Release Serial Rapist to L.A. County
Written by City News Service 12 July 2013
Jackie Lacey The District Attorney's Office filed an emergency writ recently seeking to vacate a judge's order to release a serial rapist to Los Angeles County. Christopher Evans Hubbart admitted raping ... read more >>
Carson Councilmember Mike Gipson Appointed to ‘Habitat’ Board of Directors
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 July 2013
Mike Gipson Erin Rank, president and CEO of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles, recently announced that Carson Councilmember Mike Gipson was unanimously elected to a three-year term as a member ... read more >>
Senate Approves Holden Bill to Help Fund Domestic Violence Shelters
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 July 2013
Assemblymember Chris Holden’s AB 139 to strengthen penalties that abusers are required to pay to ensure more funding for Domestic Violence Shelters, passed the Senate on a unanimous vote.  “The ... read more >>
Board of Supervisors Supports Obama Plan for Early Childhood Education
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 July 2013
Supervisor Mark Ridley Thomas On Tuesday July 9, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to support the Obama Administration’s recently proposed plan for improving access to quality preschool, ... read more >>
BET educates with free celebrity panels
Written by Charlene Muhammad Sentinel Contributing Writer 12 July 2013
The No Guns Allowed Panel People traveled from near and far to get a glimpse of their favorite artists and entertainers on stage during the BET 2013 Awards.  But many with or without tickets to the ... read more >>
Watts Summer Festival Call for Volunteers
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 July 2013
Volunteer meetings are underway for the 47th Watts Summer Festival at Ted Watkins Park on Saturday, Aug. 10. This year’s theme is “Watts United: Building from Where We Stand.” Volunteer meetings ... read more >>
National Congress of Black Women, Inc., Los Angeles 2013 Annual Awards Luncheon
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 July 2013
Carla Thomas, DDS Abraham McDonald Kathy Westfield Honoring Community Leaders – Reaching Out, Embracing Our Communities Saturday, August 3, will be an afternoon of delectable dishes, fabulous ... read more >>
Los Angeles City Councilman Curren Price to Hold Swearing In Ceremony
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 July 2013
Ninth District City Councilman Curren D. Price, Jr. will hold his Community Swearing-In Ceremony Saturday, July 13 at Los Angeles Trade Technical College(North Tent Area),  400 W. Washington Blvd., ... read more >>
Celebrate the Life, Legacy and Values of Nelson Mandela
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 July 2013
  Twenty-three years ago, on June 29, 1990, a few months following the release of Nelson Mandela after spending 27 years in South African prisons, the Nelson Mandela Reception Committee (Los Angeles), ... read more >>
Inglewood Schools in Brann Hands
Written by KENNETH MILLER Assistant Managing Editor 11 July 2013
Veteran educator and retired superintendent Don Brann Retired sup. is charged with saving the financially challenged school district    The financially challenged 14,000 student, 18 ... read more >>
Is There A Sickle Cell Cure?
Written by Brian W. Carter Sentinel Staff Writer 11 July 2013
Bone marrow transplants have been used to treat about 500 people in the U.S. for sickle cell disease, said Kohn  Doctors at UCLA may have found a way to combat the complicated and deadly disease. Sickle ... read more >>

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