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Mom Demands Quality Affordable Health Care
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 May 2009
As part of her 17 state, 8,500 mile, cross-country tour on a customized purple schoolbus, mother and healthcare advocate Kathie McClure visited Children's Bureau's Magnolia Place Family Center in Los Angeles ... read more >>
Violette Neatley: Trailblazer for Women
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 14 May 2009
Violette Neatley Anderson has a few "firsts" attached to her lengthy resume. Most notably she was the first black woman to argue in front of the United States Supreme Court.Born in 1882 in London, England, ... read more >>
St. Elmo Village Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 May 2009
"Drums, Blues & Jazz Festival", Memorial Day WeekendCultural landmark, St. Elmo Village, continues to celebrate its 40th Anniversary year with its annual Drums, Blues and Jazz Festival, Memorial Day ... read more >>
Local Sorority to Host High Tea Fundraiser
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 May 2009
Annual Fundraiser to Honor Scholarship Recipients from Local High SchoolsThe Foothill Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. announced today, they will honor their 2008-2009 Scholarship Recipients ... read more >>
LAUSD Will Seek Temporary Restraining Order to Stop May 15 Teacher Strike
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 May 2009
Lawyers for the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) will go to Superior Court at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 12, seeking a Temporary Restraining Order to stop United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA), ... read more >>
Closing the Gap
Written by Taiesha Flenaugh (Contributing Writer) 14 May 2009
Too many African-American students are behind academically. While Latino students also score lower than Whites and Asians, Spanish speakers and other students learning to speak English (known as English ... read more >>
27th Annual L.A. Walk for Education
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 14 May 2009
The 2009 United Negro College Fund (UNCF), Los Angeles Walk for Education will take place this Saturday, May 16, in Exposition Park.This family oriented event attracts more than a 1,000 participants, representing ... read more >>
So Cal Alpha Kappa Alpha Chapters host 80th Far Western Regional Conference
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 May 2009
Palm Springs, CA - Themed: "Going Green: Energizing Sorors' Potential in the New Millennium", Southern California area Chapters of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated will host the 80th Annual Far ... read more >>
Women of Influence Step up in Support of Autism
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
Holly Robinson-PeeteWomen of Influence from Business, Entertainment, Politics and Non-profits Come Together for Special Needs Network's "Pink Pump Affair" High Tea, Couture Fashion Show and Awards Gala ... read more >>
All Schools Open in L.A. Unified School District
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) Director of Student Medical Services, Dr. Kimberly Uyeda said today there are no clusters of flu-like symptoms or excessive absences in any LAUSD public schools ... read more >>
LAUSD Open Enrollment Application Process for 2009-10
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
Monday, May 4, was the start date to apply for open enrollment transfers in the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) for the 2009-10 school year.The District's state-mandated open enrollment policy ... read more >>
Nearly 1,400 Certified Employees Choose Early Retirement
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
 SUPERINTENDENT EXTENDS DEADLINE TO SAVE MORE TEACHERSBecause of the popularity of the early retirement program for veteran teachers, administrators and other certificated employees, Los Angeles Unified ... read more >>
Sandra Evers-Manly, BHERC President to Host Mother's Day Luncheon
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
Sandra Evers-Manly, President, Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center ("BHERC") and the BHERC Family will host their 5th Annual Mother's Day Luncheon on Sunday, May 10, 2009.  The BHERC Mother's ... read more >>
Junior Gents Honored
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 07 May 2009
Brother Joseph Gambrell helps one of the Alpha Gents tie a neck tie.  Photo Credit - Jason Lewis for Sentinel  The program, which is a part of the Chapter's Project Alpha program, is geared towards ... read more >>
6th Annual 5K Walk for Women Cancer Survivors
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
Healing Odyssey announces its 6th Annual Empowerment Walk. The Empowerment Walk will be held at the Huntington Beach Central Park on Saturday, May 16, from 8a.m. until noon. It is one of our largest annual ... read more >>
The 9th Annual KJLH Women’s Health Forum
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 May 2009
The women of KJLH FM (102.3 FM) invite the public to it’s 9th annual free KJLH Women’s Health Forum, Saturday, May 2, 2009, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. “Many women tell ... read more >>
Blacks Suffer from the Greatest Hate Crime in Human History: HIV/AIDS
Written by Tony R. Wafford (Contributing Writer) 30 April 2009
By I was sitting in my family room early one morning like always, having my morning cup of coffee and reading the paper, when I ran across a story talking about a recent hate crime. As I read the story, ... read more >>
Health, Fitness to Play a Key Role at BBX
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
Health education, stress relief and exercise will play a prominent role at the Black Business Expo's 20th Reunion, May 1, 2 and 3 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. In addition to the exhibitors, food, ... read more >>
Partnership Promises Resurgence of Morris Brown College through Innovative Programs
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
A New Morris Brown soon to offer Online Education The Board of Trustees at Morris Brown College announces a partnership between Morris Brown College and the Education Online Services Corporation (EOServe ... read more >>
LAUSD Parent Community Service Branch Calling All Parents to Get Involved
Written by Janet Alston Jackson (Contributing Writer) 30 April 2009
You had to be fast to catch the charismatic man in the tan suit gliding around the Los Angeles School District's 13th Annual Parent Summit held at the Los Angeles Convention Center. One minute he was checking ... read more >>
Inglewood High School AVID Student awarded $20,000
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
Olevia Mitchell of Inglewood High School is one of 300 students nationwide to be awarded a $20,000 scholarship from the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation's Dell Scholars Program. More than $6 million ... read more >>
No Known Swine Flu Cases in Los Angeles Unified School District
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
To reassure students, their parents and guardians as well as staff, Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) Ramon C. Cortines sent out on Monday memos, parent letters and telephone messages indicating ... read more >>
CPSF Gives Scholarship
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
The Celeste Prescott Scholarship Fund (CPSF) was formed in 2005 when Celeste Prescott, a vibrant and loving mother of three teenage children met her sudden and untimely demise. Celeste's middle son, Sy ... read more >>
138,000 in Scholarships
Written by Super User 23 April 2009
ALUMNI ACHIEVERS attending 2009 Affair of HonorPhoto by Valerie GoodloeMothers cried. Fathers beamed.  Sisters clapped and grandmothers said "Hallelujah!"The object of all this excitement? It was the ... read more >>
Legacy Ladies Celebrates 5th Anniversary
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 16 April 2009
2009 Scholarship Recipients: (L to R) Lady Beverly Ryder, recipients, Joseph Smith, Hyacinth Caprice Noble, Danielle LaTrice Hohnson, Alisha Lyn Johson, Noel Grigsby and Lady Brenda McDowell.  As the ... read more >>

 

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