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COVID SURGE IS SPREADING THROUGHOUT LOS ANGELES COUNTY
July 29, 2021
Over 3,000 new cases of the COVID-19 virus have been reported in Los Angeles County over the past several days.  This is the largest number of new cases since that Los Angeles County has reported since February of this year.  ... read more »
Caltrans Aims to Shut Down 80-Year-Old Hawkins Burgers
July 1, 2021
The popular hamburger spot known as the “The House,” located at 11603 Slater Street in Watts, just east of Central and South of Imperial Hwy, has survived for the past 80 years. Presently, on June 18, 2021, Cynthia Hawkins, who now runs the business started by her parents, James and Elsie Hawkins, is fighting a new kind of battle.  ... read more / view gallery »
Congresswoman Karen Bass Leads Effort to Pass George Floyd Policing Reform Bill
May 27, 2021
In a primetime interview aired on ABC News' "Soul of a Nation," on Tuesday, Rep. Bass expressed her disappointment in Congress’ inability to reach a deal by the anniversary of Floyd's death but said she felt confident that she and her fellow legislators will reach an agreement soon. ... read more »
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Curren Price: The Force Behind Reimagining Public Safety in Los Angeles
May 27, 2021
Councilmember Curren Price is excited about the opportunities that have been created in the City’s latest budget, which re-allocates over $165 million to those in Los Angeles who are and have historically been underserved and under-resourced. ... read more / view gallery »
Local Photographer, Haleigh Nickerson Sues Diesel And Terry Richardson For Stealing Her Work
November 19, 2020
The lawsuit filed in federal court alleges willful copyright infringement. ... read more »
LIVWRK DEVELOPMENT TO BUY BALDWIN HILLS-CRENSHAW MALL
October 22, 2020
Asher Abehsera, founder and CEO of LIVWRK, talks candidly about his purchase of the mall, his commitment to community inclusion, his partnerships with CIM and the Kushner Family. Abehsera wants people to understand he is not from New York. In fact, he was born and raised right here in Los Angeles. He explains he grew up in the Pacific Pan Park area (Fairfax District), and his first job was at a gas station on La Brea at the age of 15. Abehsera’s mother is fifth generation Angeleno and his father is of Moroccan (North Africa) decent, and has spent his entire life embracing the diversity and multi-cultural lifestyle he grew up a part of. ... read more »
The 15th Annual Taste of Soul Brings Community Food Distribution to Crenshaw
October 22, 2020
The food distribution comes at a critical time as our community struggles with economic downturn during COVID-19 pandemic. ... read more »
WATCH: Unrest Marks 99th Anniversary of Tulsa Massacre
June 14, 2020
Robert Kovacik reported on NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Sunday, May 31, 2020. ... read more / watch video »
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WATCH: Sentinel Executive Editor speaks to NBC about George Floyd protests
June 14, 2020
Los Angeles Sentinel Executive Editor Danny J. Bakewell, Jr., speaks to NBC reporter Beverly White. ... read more / watch video »
SCAQMD Recruit Faith Leaders to Help Improve Air Quality
February 27, 2020
The South Coast Air Quality Management District is reaching out to the faith-based community to support the agency’s ongoing campaign for clean air. ... read more »
Mayor Aja Brown Endorses Mike Bloomberg for President, Hosts Presidential Rally in City of Compton
February 6, 2020
Compton Mayor Aja Brown and city Councilmembers Emma Shariff, Tana McCoy and Michelle Chambers all sign on to support Mike Bloomberg for president in 2020 elections. ... read more »
Heidi Duckler Dance Brings Inspiring Dance to Mlk Hospital
August 22, 2019
This project will continue through 2021 thanks to the support of the California Arts Council. ... read more »
Women in Leadership – Vital Voices Brings Congressman Elijah Cummings to Pasadena 
April 11, 2019
Congressman Elijah Cummings is the chairman of the powerful House Committee on Oversight and Reform. ... read more »
Brotherhood Crusade Celebrates 50 Years of Community Excellence
December 13, 2018
Mellody Hobson receives Bakewell-Bremond Pioneer of African American Achievement Award ... read more »
Sentinel Exclusive: LAPD Chief Meets With Prominent Black Leaders After an Officer Involved Killing
December 13, 2018
In light of this event and in an effort to continue the promises he made when elected chief of LAPD, Michel Moore met with local Black leaders at the Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper on Tuesday, December 11, to discuss the officer-involved shooting. ... read more »
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