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The ‘New 9th’ District Welcomes the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art 
June 29, 2017
Legendary filmmaker George Lucas who introduced movie lovers to Star Wars and Indiana Jones, along with his wife Mellody Hobson, received overwhelming approval from the Los Angeles City Council for the construction of the Legendary filmmaker George Lucas who introduced movie lovers to Star Wars and Indiana Jones, along with his wife Mellody Hobson, received overwhelming approval from the Los Angeles City Council for the construction of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art (LMNA). ... read more »
Local Black Business Says Goodbye
June 29, 2017
After decades of success, Frank Denkins is closing the doors of L.A. Office Furniture ... read more »
TyAnthony Davis Creates Vox Collegiate for Grades 6-12 Davis will build student voices through his new charter school in Watts.
June 29, 2017
Vox Collegiate will cover grade levels 6-12. The school will start with an enrollment of 105 sixth graders and continue to enroll new sixth graders each year. The school will focus not only on academic skills, but also skills that students will need to be successful in any career. ... read more »
BET Genius Talks: New Edition Tells All   
June 29, 2017
On Saturday, June 24, fans of all ages gathered inside the Los Angeles Convention Center for day three of the four-day BET Experience Fan Fest. ... read more »
L.A. Sentinel wins 4 NNPA Awards
June 29, 2017
The Los Angeles Sentinel reaped four honors in the 2017 National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) Merit Awards. ... read more »
The California Jazz and Blues Museum
June 29, 2017
Based in Leimert Park, the museum pays homage to local legends of jazz and blues ... read more »
Immigration Law Dominates L.A. Sheriffs Civilian Oversight Commission Meeting 
June 29, 2017
The battle over making California a “sanctuary state” for so-called undocumented immigrants dominated the June 22 meeting of the newly formed Los Angeles County Sheriffs Civilian Oversight Commission. ... read more »
Terrence McKelvey Talks Fiduciary Standard  
June 29, 2017
Terrence McKelvey gives his knowledge on money management and financial planning.  ... read more »
Metro Board Awards Largest Contract Ever to Small, Minority-Owned Businesses
June 29, 2017
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) was recently awarded a contract for $90.8 million to Kal Krishnan Consulting Services/Triunity Engineering & Management Joint Venture for program management support services. ... read more »
Council member Marqueece Harris-Dawson Hosts the Inaugural Caribbean Heritage Day
June 29, 2017
Councilmember Harris-Dawson gave a special presentation recognizing the significance of Caribbean heritage. During his presentation, Hollywood Carnival performers surprised the audience in stunning costumes and danced to Caribbean music. Lunch was provided by Derrick’s Jamaican Cuisine, a local South LA restaurant. ... read more »
Cal State Fullerton Scholar Named Carnegie African Diaspora Fellow
June 29, 2017
A Cal State Fullerton assistant professor of health science is the recipient of a 2017 Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship. ... read more »
Staying Safe with Sankofa Bird
June 29, 2017
Leimert Park and community organizations used the Sankofa bird as a symbol to illustrate a message of safety. ... read more »
Congressmember Karen Bass Mobilizes and Organizes the African American Community to Resist Trump   
June 29, 2017
While Karen Bass continues to represent her district on Capitol Hill, she locally puts on her organizing hat to lead her community to resist the Donald Trump Administration through Sea Change, her Leadership PAC | FEC Committee and sits exclusively with the Sentinel to give us an update. ... read more »
Proposal would rename LA street Obama Boulevard
June 29, 2017
Councilman Herb J. Wesson Jr. on Tuesday introduced a motion to change the name of Rodeo Road to Obama Boulevard. ... read more »
George Lucas and wife Mellody Hobson speak on Lucas Museum of Narrative Art opening in South L.A.
June 28, 2017
George Lucas and wife Mellody Hobson speak on Lucas Museum of Narrative Art opening in South L.A. ... read more / watch video »
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