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November is Recognized as Diabetes Month
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 18 November 2011
Statistics proves a compelling relationship between a proper diet and good healthBy Cheryl Tillman LeeFamily EditorNovember is Diabetes Month. The cause of diabetes continues to be a mystery, although ... read more >>
Alpha Gamma Omega Chapter 'Emerging Young Leaders'
Written by Super User 18 November 2011
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Alpha Gamma Omega Chapter launches the sorority's signature initiative for middle school girls, "Emerging Young Leaders" (EYL) on Saturday, September 24, 2011 at the AKA ... read more >>
2011 Komen Race for the Cure Brings Best Science
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 September 2011
Funds to be Raised for Life-Saving Mammograms, Breast Cancer Research For the 20th annual year, the Susan G. Komen Orange County Race for the Cure(r) will unite more than 30,000 breast cancer advocates ... read more >>
The Southeast Symphony Association, Inc. (SESA) will open the 64th
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 September 2011
Maestro Anthony R. Parnther  The Southeast Association, Inc. (SESA) will open the 64th symphonic season, featuring the Southeast Symphony Orchestra. The concert is scheduled for Sunday, October 2, 2011 ... read more >>
Saluting Community Excellence
Written by Cherly Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 09 September 2011
 August 21, 2011, represents the National Congress of Black Women's Los Angeles Chapter's second West Coast Anniversary and Awards Luncheon, held at the Hyatt Regency in Long Beach.The ladies of the Los ... read more >>
Ports of L.A. and L.B. announce clean air award winners
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 August 2011
 PORTS OF LOS ANGELES AND LONG BEACH ANNOUNCE CLEAN AIR AWARD WINNERSLocal Companies Recognized for Going Beyond Requirements to Reduce Emissions  The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have selected ... read more >>
BURGER KING Restaurants in Los Angeles area get CRAZY on August 8th
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 August 2011
BURGER KING Restaurants in Los Angeles area get CRAZY on August 8thSelling WHOPPER Sandwiches for only 88¢ from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. MIAMI – August 4, 2011 – Participating BURGER KING® restaurants throughout ... read more >>
The Good Thing About Grief
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 22 July 2011
A Book Review By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterGrief is a word most people don’t like to utter. Even worse, it’s a feeling that none of us want to feel. Nevertheless, as uncomfortable as it ... read more >>
GCC is FDA Approved
Written by Cherly Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 22 July 2011
Global Cardio Care clinic is the largest free standing medical and wellness clinic in the world managing deliverance of FDA approved enhanced external counterpulsation known as (EECP). Simply put, EECP ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Announces $1m in Grants for Local Schools Bases Health Centers
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 July 2011
Congresswoman Laura Richardson (CA-37) Announces Nearly $1M in Affordable Care Act Grants for Local School Based Health Centers in Watts and Long Beach WASHINGTON, D.C.--Congresswoman Laura Richardson ... read more >>
13th Annual Rose Variety Art Show
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 July 2011
The Rose Breast Cancer Society, a labor of love, founded in memory of Juanita Zara Espinosa Uddin, a multi-talented and devoted mother to Carmelita Pittman, founder of the charity has presented the 13th ... read more >>
Bill Introduced to improve Afterschool Programs Nationwide
Written by Super User 18 July 2011
Bill Introduced to improve Afterschool Programs Nationwide Bipartisan Legislation Would Reauthorize Successful 21st Century Community Learning Centers ProgramWashington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer ... read more >>
Black Colleges Key to Reviving U.S. Education
Written by Stan Washington (Special to the NNPA from The Atlanta Voice) 16 July 2011
Clark Atlanta President Carlton Brown makes at conference of HBCU presidents in Atlanta (PHOTO CREDIT: STAN WASHINGTON) By Stan Washington Special to the NNPA from The Atlanta Voice ATLANTA - If the United ... read more >>
Dr. Maulana Karenga to Teach Summer Seminar
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2011
The Kawaida Institute of Pan-African Studies will hold its 33rd annual seminar in social theory and practice with emphasis on leadership and social change, Sunday, July 24 through Saturday, July 30, 2011 ... read more >>
On My List
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 July 2011
On My List By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterBaldwin Hills Scenic Overlook On My List this month is one of my favorite locations, the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook (BHSO).The 58-acre park boasts ... read more >>
South Los Angeles Youth Vie for Top Honors
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2011
Academic Bowl Competition Series Engages YouthFrom Underperforming Area SchoolsWhen 15-year-old Manual Arts High School student Chennel Green started this competition, she was receiving D's and F's in ... read more >>
Alpha Kappa Alpha's A Hot Pink Affair
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 July 2011
 Alpha Kappa Alpha’s Mu Lambda Omega Chapter will host their annual “A Hot Pink Affair,” this Sunday, July 10, at 12:30 pm at USC’s Town and Gown.Last year’s luncheon attracted over 300 guests, ... read more >>
26th Annual Johnabel Scholarship Fund
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 July 2011
Fabian Wesson (right) and members of the 10th Council District Women's Steering Committee with scholarship recipients.On Saturday, June 18, the Johnabel Gentry Scholarship Committee hosted their annual ... read more >>
WALMART FOUNDATION PROVIDES $50,000 GRANT TO SPECIAL NEEDS NETWORK FOR SUMMER CAMP PROGRAM
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 July 2011
WALMART FOUNDATION PROVIDES $50,000 GRANT TO SPECIAL NEEDS NETWORK FOR SUMMER CAMP PROGRAM Grant will help keep needed services for more than 200 children in underserved communities in South Los Angeles LOS ... read more >>
GLACVDC Confirms Two West Nile Positive Dead Birds
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 July 2011
The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) has confirmed its first West Nile virus (WNV) positive dead birds for the year. The two dead American Crows were collected in Cerritos (zip ... read more >>
Former Mayors Urge FCC to Approve AT&T/T-Mobile Merger
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2011
With the nation crawling out of a recession and the unemployment rate, particularly of African Americans, continuing to hover near record highs former mayors Shirley Franklin (Atlanta, GA), Ronald Dellums ... read more >>
L.A. Youth Scholars Win Big in San Francisco!
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2011
Young Black Scholars from L.A. area   -  Junior Division champions, Corrine Adams and Brianna Goodall, of St. Philomena Catholic School.Young Black Scholars from L.A. area - Senior Division champions, ... read more >>
Crenshaw High Students Go to China
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2011
The Kinseys with Crenshaw High students The Kinsey Collection and LA Urban League partner with Crenshaw High School to send students to China for cultural exchange programThe Kinsey Collection, Crenshaw ... read more >>
Saving Ourselves Sisters Workshop
Written by Lady Cage - Barile 01 July 2011
NATIONAL COUNCIL OF NEGRO WOMEN, INC. / Los Angeles View Park Section, Saving Ourselves Sisters (SOS) Workshop Graduates of May 21, 2011 ClassNCNW-L.A. View Park Section Presents Saving Ourselves Sisters ... read more >>
Free Meals to Be Provided
Written by Super User 01 July 2011
Free Meals to Be Provided                 Free meals for children 18 years of age and younger, will be provided July 5 thru August 26, by the FNCF Community Development Corporation.                 ... read more >>

 

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