Thursday, May 28, 2015
Mothers in Action Once Again Brings Thanksgiving to Ward Villa and Los Angeles
Written by Brian Carter (Staff Writer) 23 November 2011
Last year's celebration tells the story The seniors waiting to be served. Mothers in Action along with the Los Angeles Sentinel, L.A. Watts-Times, city officials, organizations, restaurants and ... read more >>
Occupy L.A. What do they want?
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 23 November 2011
Faces in the crowd: "Occupy L.A." The Occupy Los Angeles movement, which began in early October and has all but taken over the grounds of the Los Angeles City Hall building, will continue throughout the ... read more >>
Wesson--President of L.A. City Council
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 23 November 2011
Leadership is not new to Councilman Herb Wesson; previously, he led the State Assembly and this move will become natural for him. The skills that Councilman Herb Wesson exhibited as an assemblyman was ... read more >>
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 18 November 2011
Dr. Benjamin CarsonCuba Gooding as Dr. Carson and the real Dr. Ben Carson Dr. Keith L. Black Sidney Poitier, Dr. Black and Quincy Jones*** Legends *** By Yussuf J. SimmondsManaging Editor MEDICAL DOCTORSSociety ... read more >>
L.A. Bids Farewell To Renowned Photographer and Honorable Man
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 18 November 2011
Funeral Procession heads down Crenshaw to Inglewood Park Cemetery & Mausoleum photo by Brian W. CarterGuy Crowder was not only known for his exceptional photography but for his upstanding character.By ... read more >>
Veterans Realize Davis Legislation on Housing Benefits
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 November 2011
Assemblyman Mike Davis' AB 1084, Veterans Co-operative Housing/Home Loans Provisions legislation was signed by Governor Brown at the close of the 2011 session. The bill amends existing provisions of CalVet, ... read more >>
BOE Chairman Horton Presented Opening Remarks at the White House Business Council: "American Jobs Act" Conference
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 November 2011
Board of Equalization Chairman Jerome E. Horton recently presented opening remarks at the White House Business Council, "American Jobs Act" Conference, at the California State University, Los Angeles Ballroom.  ... read more >>
16-Year-Old Takes Solo Flight
Written by Eva Allen (Sentinel Contributing Writer) 17 November 2011
Traditional shirt-tail cutting custom for a happy Ingram --Photos by Eva Allen Demetrius Ingram completes his first solo flight at Hawthorne Municipal Airport A crowd of more than twenty gathered to watch ... read more >>
Sentinel's Happy Feet Two website contest winners
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 November 2011
Chaleste Matthews and family attend the "Happy Feet Two" premiere.  They were winners of the LA Sentinel website contest. read more >>
Trailblazing lawmaker, strong education advocate, Teresa Hughes passes
Written by Joy Childs (Contributing Writer) 16 November 2011
Former Democratic assemblywoman and state senator, the Honorable Teresa Hughes, has passed. Hughes’ husband, Dr. Frank E. Staggers, announced that she died suddenly at a hospital Sunday. She was 80.Hughes ... read more >>
Compton Redevelopment On the Move
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 16 November 2011
The City of Compton Community Redevelopment Agency planned to conduct a Downtown Compton Advisory Committee (DCAC) meeting on Tuesday, in the Community Room at the Compton City Hall, where they planned ... read more >>
Penn State: How Many of the Victims Were Black?
Written by Danny J. Bakewell, Jr. (Contributing Editor) 16 November 2011
No one is commenting on the fact that many of the alleged victims were Black youth while everyone involved in the cover up are White MenThe molestation of a child (any child) is a sick and heinous crime.  ... read more >>
Councilwoman Jan Perry Resigns from Leadership Post
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 November 2011
 Councilwoman Jan Perry, the No. 2-ranking official on the Los Angeles City Council, resigned from her leadership post last week because of what she described as behind-the-scenes maneuvering over redistricting ... read more >>
CBC's Meeting with Attorney General Eric Holder
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 November 2011
(L-R) Attorney General Eric Holder, Rep. Andre Carson, Chairman Emanuel Cleaver II, Rep. Donna Christensen, Rep. Yvette Clarke Washington, DC - Recently, the Congressional Black Caucus met with the United ... read more >>
Soledad O'Brien Chronicles Journeys of Black Tech Entrepreneurs for Fourth Black in America
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 November 2011
The New Promised Land--Silicon Valley Debuts Sunday, Nov. 13 at 8:00p.m. and 11:00p.m. ET & PTWhile much of the country struggles to emerge from a recession, California's Silicon Valley is booming, ... read more >>
Rev. Dr. Cecil L. Murray appointed to Commission on Jail Violence
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 November 2011
 Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas today announced the appointment of civil rights stalwart Rev. Cecil “Chip” Murray to the County’s newly formed Citizens Commission on Jail Violence. The commission, ... read more >>
Diane E. Watson
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 10 November 2011
 Congresswoman Diane Watson making a point Watson passing the torch to Bass  The Honorable Diane E. Watson *** Legends ***Diane E. WatsonLA School Board Member, State Senator, Ambassador, Congresswoman ... read more >>
Jackson doctor convicted in star's 2009 drug death
Written by Associated Press 09 November 2011
Conrad Murray He killed the King--that was the unanimous decision of the jury of seven men and five women When the jury went home after the first day of deliberations, it was for a weekend, and the it ... read more >>
Mobile Clinic opens to the community
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 04 November 2011
Supervisor Mark Ridley Thomas congratulates and officiates T.H.E. Clinic with Dorsey High principal, Dr. Reginald Anthony Sample,T.H.E. CEO Risë K. Phillips and T.H.E. board members. The mobile clinic ... read more >>
Waste, Fraud and Abuse Hotline now available in over 150 languages
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 04 November 2011
Los Angeles City Controller, Wendy GreuelLos Angeles City Controller Wendy Greuel implements new hotline to include over 150 languages to target misconduct.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterOn Tuesday, ... read more >>
Bullying Teen Summit Hits South L.A. Schools
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 04 November 2011
Crenshaw High School Panel Dorsey High School PanelDisney A.N.T. Farm's Carlon Jeffery at DorseyActor & Author, Brian White at CrenshawActress, comedienne, and film director, Maija Digiorgio emceed ... read more >>
Legendary Sentinel photographer passes
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Contributing Writer) 03 November 2011
Patricia & Guy CrowderA sample of Crowder’s work Guy Crowder wasn’t just a photographer or a photo journalist, he was a photo historian and his body of work justifies that title “His works vividly ... read more >>
The Brotherhood Crusade: Yesterday, Today, Forever
Written by Pamela Johnson, Special to the Sentinel 03 November 2011
Will DowningThe Story continues as Will Downing Serenades Attorney General Kamala Harris as the recipient of the Bremond-Bakewell Pioneer of African American Achievement AwardStarting in 1975, the Brotherhood ... read more >>
Lawyer: Cain's accuser wants to be allowed to talk
Written by Associated Press 03 November 2011
Herman Cain, the Republican "frontrunner"Candidate Herman Cain is learning fast that being the frontrunner comes with lots of scrutiny, questions and probes into one's personal life.WASHINGTON (AP) - The ... read more >>
Rev. Jackson headlines leadership forum and awards dinner
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 November 2011
Rev. Jesse Jackson The Rainbow PUSH Citizenship Education Fund This year marks the 13th Annual Rainbow PUSH Citizenship Education Fund awards dinner In addition to a Leadership Luncheon ... read more >>

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Events Calendar

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