Friday, July 20, 2018
CLOSE
 
Lifestyle
Wendy’s Window-Traveling Opens Our Mind and Our Perspective on Life
July 19, 2018
Traveling across the country as well as abroad allows one to take in a variety of opinions and perspectives. Understanding different attitudes and points of view can help navigate the awkwardness of sensitive topics that I was curious to discuss. As I traveled through various parts of Italy and Greece recently, I had the opportunity to share my thoughts about forgiveness, humanity, hope, peace, love and happiness to a variety of people and what I found is that all of us have the same basic concerns.  One of those concerns pertains to the direction the world and mankind is headed in today’s political and global climate, but overall people still believe in humanity and that goodness will prevail.  ... read more »
Success On “The Way”-“The Peeper” Part 2 “Who’s Peeping Through the Peephole!!??”
July 19, 2018
This historical journey you are taking with me dates back to about 1921-1491BC capturing when “the promise” made to Abraham and confirmed through his son, Isaac and grandson, Jacob [the Patriarchs]. This promise of land and seed is critical biblical history relevant today and into the millennium. Christians’ have inheritance as “spiritual seed” of Abraham. ... read more »
FACE Hosts Press Conference to Announce First African Immigrant Homeownership Fair
The fair will provide home buyers and homeowners the opportunity to meet with real estate agents, banks, and industry professionals, and be part of a seminar where home buyers will learn about: Down payment assistance programs (getting up to $60,000 ti help with down payments, 3 to 1 matching grants to provide up to $15,000 additional down payment), special loan products available for home buyers (0% down, no mortgage insurance, and reduced credit score requirements), and how to fix, increase, and optimize credit. Current homeowners will be able to learn about resources for home repair and mortgage assistance programs for those struggling to make payments. ... read more / view event »
GLAAACC Partners With SCE to Offer Free Business Workshops
Developing “Ready Now” suppliers is key to SCE’s supplier diversity sustainability strategy.  Through collaborate technical assistance and capacity building efforts in partnership with GLAAACC, SCE is able to expand its supplier development reach.  ... read more / view event »
The Inner City Capital Connections (ICCC) Program
Kaiser Permanente invites you to learn about its partnership with the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City to bring the Inner City Capital Connections (ICCC) program back to targeted areas of Los Angeles. ... read more / view event »
“Wendy’s Window”: Yes I Stand With Maxine Waters!
July 12, 2018
As my grandmother used to say, sometimes it really is the squeaky wheel that gets the oil. ... read more »
Study Aims to Dispel Rhetoric about Black Men’s Success
July 12, 2018
Members of The Institute for Family Studies released the results last Tuesday in Washington DC, hoping to dispel common rhetoric, they said, about Black men that is often negative. The study addressed the economic standing of Black men, avenues to success for them and how much of a sense of control individuals felt they had over their own lives. ... read more »
Cedars-Sinai Offers Free Summertime Exercise in the Park
Cedars-Sinai Healthy Habits program is sponsoring its fifth year of free Exercise in the Park. The exercise classes are led by Cedars-Sinai Healthy Habits personnel and are open to the public from mid-June to mid-August. The one-hour exercise class combines Zumba, aerobics, strength training and stretching. ... read more / view event »
Success On “The Way,” Ask Dr. Jeanette: “WOMEN: Law and Order”
July 5, 2018
South Fulton, Georgia has the distinction of being perhaps the first city in the nation to have its criminal justice system led entirely by Black women ... read more »
‘2nd Street Cigar Lounge’ Review… 
July 5, 2018
If you are in or traveling through downtown Los Angeles and have not visited the “2nd Street Cigar Lounge” then you are missing out. ... read more »
The 17th Annual “Honor Thy Father” Awards Dinner – A Major Success!
June 28, 2018
The “Honor Thy Father” Awards has been celebrating Father’s Day for 17 years, bringing recognition and awareness to outstanding fathers. The beauty of “Honor Thy Father” is that it highlights what is truly good about the family. It honors those fathers, mentors, and role models in the home, at the workplace, and in the community. ... read more »
Author and Coach: ‘Happiness is a Lifestyle’
June 21, 2018
“Happiness is a lifestyle, not a destination,” says Leslie Pogue, founder of thehabitofhappy.com, a company dedicated to helping individuals reach higher levels of potential. Pogue recently hosted a live event here in the Southland, (North Hollywood specifically), during which attendees participated in an open discussion about the effects of antidepressants. ... read more »
Learn to Swim!
June 21, 2018
City of L.A. Expands Affordable Swim Program for Kids ... read more »
Gamma Zeta Boulé Foundation Hosts LAMP Mentor Awards Luncheon
June 14, 2018
The Gamma Zeta Boulé Foundation (GZBF) hosted its annual LAMP Mentor Program luncheon on June 3, 2018 at the University Club of Pasadena, honoring the LAMP Mentor Class of 2018 before a packed house of family members, friends and supporters.  ... read more »
Wendy’s Window– The Love of a Father  
June 14, 2018
Father’s Day brings up mixed emotions for me and I oftentimes don’t know if I want to laugh or cry when I think of my father. He was bigger than life and when he walked into a room he commanded your attention. ... read more »
SEARCH:    
Videos



Legends


Photo of the Day
Events

Latest ePaper
Subscribe Now!

LA Sentinel
in your pocket:







LA Watts Times


TOS-Cookbook-Web

© 2018 Los Angeles Sentinel All Rights Reserved • A Bakewell Media Publication

Contact UsAboutMedia KitCorrections & Misprints

Terms of ServicePrivacy Policy

LA Watts TimesTaste of Soul