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World Mourns Michael
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 02 July 2009
Fans mourn Michael Jackson’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The late Michael Jackson with Los Angles Sentinel’s executive publisher Danny Bakewell Sr. at Jesse Jackson’s birthday ... read more >>
Bakewell Elected to Lead Black Press across Nation
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 July 2009
Danny Bakewell Sr.Bakewell Elected to Lead Black Press Across the NationExecutive publisher of the oldest and largest Black community newspaper earns top position with the historic federation of more than ... read more >>
Congresswoman Kilpatrick Commends International Trade Commission
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
Congresswoman Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick (MI-13) today praised the International Trade Commission's (ITC) ruling that a surge of imports of tires from China has injured domestic tire industry workers. "This ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Announces New Small Businesses Lending Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
Congresswoman Richardson announced that many area small businesses may be eligible for interest-free loans under a new program created by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.  The "America's ... read more >>
Black Shareholders Demand Inquiry into SEC
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
Commission halts trading of revolutionary 'The Peoples Company'Petro America Corp. founder and Chief Executive Officer Owen Hawkins decided several months ago to launch a company that would allow for the ... read more >>
Assemblymember Hall Welcomes Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. to State Capitol
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
Assistant Speaker pro Tempore Isadore Hall, III (D- Compton) today welcomed over 100 members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. to the State Capitol for their annual service and advocacy day.Members from ... read more >>

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Machinists and Aerospace Workers Annual Conference
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
Congresswoman Richardson visits with troops in IraqCongresswoman Richardson Votes to Secure $2.2 Billion in Funding for the C-17 Aircraft, Preserves 11,000 California Jobs and Initiates the Fiscal Drawdown ... read more >>
U.S. Senate Apologizes for Slavery
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 25 June 2009
After years of skirting the issue, the Senate, in a surprising move, unanimously passed a resolution apologizing for slavery and sent it to the House of Representatives.What's next? Do reparations follow? ... read more >>
NAACP Celebrates 100 Years
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 18 June 2009
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The Impact of a Father
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 18 June 2009
Being a father is one of the greatest, if not the greatest, experiences that a man can have. It is a role that takes total commitment. It's shaping young people's lives. Young people's wellbeing is at ... read more >>
Congresswoman Waters Reminds Residents to Prepare for June 12th Digital Television Transition
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2009
Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-35) is working to ensure that residents of her district have the most up-to-date information regarding the June 12th transition of all television programming in the United ... read more >>
Senator-elect Price to take Oath
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2009
Senator-elect Curren Price, the Democratic Party winner in the May 19, 2009 Special Election runoff, will take his oath of office in the State Senate Chambers on Monday, June 8 and assume his official ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Announces That California Will Receive $12 Million in Grant Funding
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2009
Congresswoman Laura Richardson today announced that California will be the recipient of nearly $12 million in federal grant funding to enhance cooperation and coordination between federal, state and local ... read more >>
Congresswoman Waters Acts to Help Car Buyers and Car Dealers
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2009
Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-35) today voted in favor of a "cash for clunkers" program that will allow consumers to trade in their old, gas-guzzling cars for vouchers worth up to $4,500 to help pay ... read more >>
School Internet Safety Legislation by Hall Approved
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
The California State Assembly approved AB 678 by Assistant Speaker pro Tempore Isadore Hall, III (D- Compton), which would require school districts to update their education technology plans to reflect ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson's Statement on New Cybersecurity Coordinator
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
Congresswoman Laura Richardson today made the following statement after the announcement from President Obama today that he will be creating a new White House office led by a Cybersecurity Coordinator ... read more >>
Black Astronaut Chosen to Lead NASA
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
The nation's turbulent space program will be run by one of its own, a calming, well-liked former space shuttle commander.President Obama chose retired astronaut General Charles Bolden to lead NASA. He ... read more >>
Community Voices Protests Governor's Proposal
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2009
Eliminating CalWORKs would mean a loss of 70,000 jobs and nearly $1Billion in revenue to Los Angeles CountyLos Angeles, CA- On Monday, June 1st, Community Voices, a Los Angeles County parent and caregiver ... read more >>
The Changing of America
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 June 2009
Muhammad AliKwesi MfumeChaka FattahMalcolm ShabazzSome of the names of prominent Americans have begun to demonstrate that it has truly become a melting pot indeed.In the past, "Smith," "Robinson" and "Jones" ... read more >>
NAACP Applauds Historic Supreme Court Justice Pick
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 June 2009
After leaving the White House announcement Tuesday morning with President Barak Obama, NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous applauded the historic nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor, who would ... read more >>
Historic "Pre-Registration" Legislation
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 June 2009
Assemblymember Curren Price (D-Inglewood) announced today that Assembly Bill 30 passed off of the Assembly Floor with a vote of 46--27.  AB 30 will allow 16-year-olds to pre-register to vote.  Specifically, ... read more >>
President Obama Makes Historical Choice for Supreme Court
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 28 May 2009
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Proposition 8 - The California Divide
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 28 May 2009
INFINITE DEBATE: Gay couple console one another after Supreme Court verdict. The great debate of California Prop. 8 reached the high court and the decision is in, but it is still quite unclear where ... read more >>
Hall Legislation to Protect Voters at Polling Places Approved by State Assembly
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 May 2009
The California State Assembly today approved AB 441 by Assistant Speaker pro Tempore Isadore Hall, III (D- Compton), which would expand upon the state's '100 foot rule' to prohibit an individual from soliciting ... read more >>
D.C. Advocate, Kenneth E. Barnes Honored with National Crime Victim Service Award
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
Joye E. Frost (Acting Director, Office for Victims of Crime), Laurie O. Robinson (Acting Asst. Attorney General, Office of Justice Programs) Kenneth E. Barnes, Sr. (ROOT) Eric H. Holder, Jr. (Attorney ... read more >>

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