Friday, August 17, 2018
CLOSE
 
Celebration of Life
Los Angeles Sentinel Publisher Danny Bakewell Sr., Reflects on Moments with Aretha Franklin
August 16, 2018
From Danny Bakewell Sr., publisher of the Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper: “Aretha Franklin was a friend. We honored her one year at the Brotherhood Crusade, we had phenomenal artists on that show. ... read more »
Local Stage Play Director Big Mike “Theplaywriter” Brown Passes Away at 52
August 16, 2018
Michael Brown known for his hit plays a Man that Finds a Wife, Finds a Good Thing and Momma, Tell Me  has reportedly died. Brown who attended Locke High and Long Beach State, ... read more »
Special Report: The Life and Legacy of Aretha Franklin (March 25, 1942 – August 16, 2018)
August 16, 2018
  NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed “Queen of Soul” who sang with matchless style on such classics as “Think,” ″I Say a Little Prayer” and her signature song, ... read more »
Black Panther Party Co-founder Elbert “Big Man” Howard dies
July 26, 2018
Friends and family described Howard as a "gentle giant'' who could paint in words what a jazz song was saying. Howard was an author, volunteer jazz disc jockey, author, lecturer and activist in Sonoma County, where he later made his home. ... read more »
Large Turnout for Funeral of Joe Adams, Longtime Manager of Ray Charles 
July 26, 2018
On Sat., Jul. 21, mourners from across the country turned out for the funeral services of  Joe Adams, the longtime manager of legendary musician Ray Charles and former Chairman of the Board of The Ray Charles Foundation. ... read more »
Dr. Edward W. Savage, Jr. Celebration of Life at Holman United Methodist Church
July 26, 2018
Dr. Edward W. Savage, Jr. passed last week at the age of 85.  A gynecologic oncologist, Dr. Savage was one the few board certified specialists providing medical treatment for women in the Southern California area ... read more »
Sentinel Says Goodbye To Former Production Manager
July 12, 2018
Christine Brooks Martin was a Christian and believed in sharing the Word of God with everyone. ... read more »
Prominent Civil Rights Leader John Mack Remembered
July 12, 2018
A prominent leader wherever he went, Mack was well known for his transformative work with the Los Angeles Urban League, which he revitalized and used to aid 100,000 people annually. He made a tremendous impact on the Los Angeles community and others around the nation. His legacy stretches from Washington, D.C. to Michigan, from Atlanta to North Carolina. Mack’s activism and dedication to improving the livelihood of others was mentioned throughout the service.  ... read more »
Joe Adams, Longtime Manager of Ray Charles Dies at 94
July 6, 2018
Known as the 'man behind the man', Adams was instrumental in Charles' rise as a cultural icon. ... read more »
John Mack Services
July 5, 2018
West Angeles COGIC (North Campus)           3045 Crenshaw Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90016                    Tuesday, July 10, 2018 – 11:00am    In lieu of flowers please make donations to:              Los Angeles Urban League (LAUL)                       John Mack Fund        4401 Crenshaw Blvd. ... read more »
Joe Jackson Dead at 89
July 5, 2018
On Wednesday, June 27, Joseph Jackson died at the age of 89. ... read more »
Michael Ajakwe Jr. Succumbs: A Life Well Lived One Frame At a Time
June 21, 2018
There is no doubt Michael Ajakwe Jr. was a man with a plan. No achievement was more stellar for the Emmy Award winning writer than founding the first Web Series Festival EVER, LAWEBFEST. ... read more »
Medical Community Remembers Dr. Ezra C. Davidson 
June 21, 2018
Earlier this year, America’s medical community, particularly those in the area of obstetrics and gynecology, mourned the death of one of their own, Dr. Ezra C. Davidson. ... read more »
Funeral arrangements announced for Orsie Carter, William Carter and Phillip White
June 14, 2018
Friday, June 15 the funeral for Orsie Carter, William Carter and Phillip White will start at 9:30 a.m. at the Inglewood Cemetery at Galleria Chapel on Florence Ave. The burial will take place immediately after the service. Phillip White will be buried at Holy Cross on Slauson Ave in Culver City. The public may send flowers on Thursday (June 14) after 12 p.m. Donations can be sent to 5236 Sanchez Dr., Los Angeles, CA. No pictures before funeral, only at repass. ... read more »
SEARCH:    
Videos



Legends


Photo of the Day
Events

Latest ePaper
Subscribe Now!

LA Sentinel
in your pocket:







WBOK 1230am
Real Talk For Real Times
A Bakewell Media Company

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 SoulWBOK 1230am