Thursday, May 28, 2015
Resolve to Get Healthy
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 February 2011
It's no secret that counting calories and exercising keep us fit ... But those steps are just part of the equationPicking up enough proteins during the day can be just as important as doubling up with ... read more >>
Eunice Johnson and Ebony Fashion Fair
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 February 2011
A woman with a love of color and a passion for helping others, Eunice W. Johnson started Ebony Fashion Fair in 1956, as a fundraiser for a New Orleans hospital. Under her direction, the Ebony Fashion ... read more >>
Celebrate the New Year in California with 5 Free Crapemyrtles from the Arbor Day Foundation
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 January 2011
Residents of California can ring in the New Year by receiving 5 free crapemyrtle trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation any time during January 2011."These small flowering trees will provide any landscape ... read more >>
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. Honors Memories of Its Founders
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 January 2011
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., the international fraternal association, headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania will celebrate it's Centennial Anniversary on January 5th. Founded at Indiana University, ... read more >>
Our Authors Study Club, Inc. Celebrates 66 years of African American History in L.A.
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 January 2011
Our Authors Study Club, Inc., recently announced their Honorary Chair for 2011, Mr. Kenneth Bentley, Vice President of Nestle USA, Inc. In his position he is responsible for community affairs, educational ... read more >>
Census Results Reveal Blacks Leaving Large Cities
Written by Dorothy Rowley (Special to NNPA from the AFRO-American Newspapers) 30 December 2010
Flight Could Dilute and Shift Black Political PowerBy Dorothy RowleySpecial to the NNPA from the AFRO-American Newspapers Black residents are increasingly departing large U.S. cities - a shift that could ... read more >>
Assemblyman Davis Collects Toys for Underserved Children
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 December 2010
The Assemblyman doing a duetAssemblyman Davis Hosts 2010 Holiday Celebration and Toy DriveAssemblyman Mike Davis hosted the 2010 Holiday Celebration & Toy Drive at the magnificent Natural History Museum, ... read more >>
Rain Fails to Dampen Wesson’s Winter Wonderland
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 December 2010
Despite a steady down-pour of rain this past Saturday, the spirits of over 1,200 area residents were high as they braved the elements to enjoy Councilmember Herb Wesson's annual Winter Wonderland for ... read more >>
Recycled Clothing Finds a New Home Inside Next Generation Ford Focus
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Ford is using recycled cottons in the interior of the new 2012 Focus as part of carpet backing and sound absorption materialCotton from post-consumer, recycled blue jeans is an example of the material ... read more >>
Soul Cups Wins Spot on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars: Season Two
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Soul Cups Cupcake owner Celeste Alleyne was hand-picked from thousands of applicants to join the second season of the successful Food Network Show: Cupcake Wars. The show episode, entitled Walk of Fame, ... read more >>
Lost Love the Zankli Chronicle Book One
Written by M.J Duffy 17 December 2010
By. M.J Duffy"The story sizzles as Zankli descendant and soldier of fortune, Andre Dunn, and cosmetics heiress, Tyler Mueller, find love. Their passion for each other is ignited in a high- rise conference ... read more >>
Compton Holds Lighting of Holiday Tree of Hope
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
 Mark Ridley-Thomas, 2nd District Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors member, was joined by Governor Arnold Schwarznegger and other elected officials and community residents at the lighting of the ... read more >>
BJASC Awards Scholarships to Future Journalists
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Black Journalist Association of Southern California continues it tradition of supporting promising journalist by awarding scholarships to nine college students. For more than 30 years the BJASC has annually ... read more >>
Billie Ward Frierson was selected as the National Association of University Women's - Woman of the Year
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Billie Ward Frierson was selected as the National Association of University Women's - Woman of the Year at the Capitol Hyatt in Washington D.C.  Frierson stated: "It's an honor to receive the National ... read more >>
Traditional Medicine
Written by Dr. Valinda Gueye 10 December 2010
Traditional Medicine By Dr. Valinda Gueye The times when allopathic medical care is actually needed, should be thought of by the patient as the times where time is not of the essence, and the disease ... read more >>
Afternoon Expressions
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Afternoon Expressions  It was a day of empowerment, motivation, and creativity, at the Ebell Club. "Traditionally, we have kicked off the Torch Awards with our program focused on fun and fashion. However, ... read more >>
Trinity Baptist Church holds Third Annual Blanket Drive
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Trinity Baptist Church holds Third Annual Blanket Drive with Brian Ferguson leading the way.It's that time of year again when the weather turns cold and sometimes rainy and wet. To help take the chill ... read more >>
Book Signing at Holman
Written by Evelyn Allen Johnson 03 December 2010
Evelyn Allen Johnson, award winning author for her novel, "My Neighbor's Island," will be signing her latest two books, "Pillar of Salt" and "Get The Show On The Road" at Holman Methodist Church on December ... read more >>
Mothers in Action brings Thanksgiving to over a 1000 families!
Written by Brian Carter (Staff Writer) 02 December 2010
Brenda Marsh-Mitchell, president of Mothers in Action, confer with volunteers including Councilman Bernard Parks and Assemblyman Isadore Hall. Photo by Jason Lewis The Sentinel, Watts Times and Mothers ... read more >>
The Brotherhood Crusade Honored Nancy Wilson
Written by Biko N. Poindexter Hodge (Intern) 15 November 2010
Charisse Bremond, Nancy Wilson, Danny J. Bakewell, Sr.Nancy Wilson and Berry Gordy Photos by Malcolm Ali A Legend of the past, present and still going strong, Ms Wilson has been entertaining the world ... read more >>
Brother's BBQ is on Today's Menu!!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 28 October 2010
Brother's BBQ is a long time vendor of Taste of Soul and continues to satisfy barbecue connoisseursBy Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterThere are times when you have a certain taste in mind when it ... read more >>
Top Teens of American L.A. Chapter
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 August 2010
 (Seated left to right), teen Lauren Robinson, Sarah Cover (Hub City), Candace Robinson and Kia Pierce.  (Standing left to right), Teens DaQuan Robinson, Nailah Middleton, Yma Winton, Duke Wright, Top ... read more >>
Challengers Boys & Girls Club
Written by Brian Grant (Sentinel Intern) 19 August 2010
The Boys and Girls club helps young kids to develop confidence, character and seek out a brighter future.Brian GrantSentinel InternIt all started in 1968, with a pick up truck and a man with a dream. Lou ... read more >>
Back 2 School Kicks Off Next Month!!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) & Kaylee Davis (Intern) 19 August 2010
The 12th Annual Health & Family Festival continues to give health checks, school supplies and lots of fun for the family.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterIt's August and that means it's time ... read more >>
Alpha Kappa Alpha tees off for scholarships
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 14 August 2010
 Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Tau Tau Omega Chapter (Santa Monica)By Jason LewisA leisurely day of golf, some of the most intelligent black women in Los Angeles, all pretty in pink and green, makes ... read more >>

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Sat May 30 9:00AM -
Afrikan Mental Liberation Weekend
Sat May 30 11:30AM -
Black Mother: Standing in the Gap
Sun May 31 9:00AM -
Afrikan Mental Liberation Weekend
Sat Jun 6 11:00AM - 5:00PM
21st Annual Gilmore Heritage Auto Show
Tue Jul 14 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Taste of Farmers Market
Sun Aug 2 12:00PM - 3:00PM
L.A. Parent 35th Birthday Bash