Morgan Stanley Gives Thanks By Giving Back to Local Community
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 December 2010
More than 40 volunteers partner with the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank to provide food for Los Angeles County's neediest childrenThe week before Thanksgiving, more than 40 Los Angeles-based Morgan Stanley ... read more >>
Mothers in Action brings Thanksgiving to over a 1000 families!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 December 2010
Brenda Marsh-Mitchell, president of Mothers in Action, confer with volunteers including Councilman Bernard Parks and Assemblyman Isadore HallThe Sentinel, Watts Times and Mothers in Action came together ... read more >>
Educators and Scholars (PART TWO)
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 December 2010
Educators and Scholars (PART TWO)These are some of the teachers of this generation and beyond who share the universal Black experience, and have catalogued those experiences in academic and practical terms, ... read more >>
Terri Sewell, Congresswoman-Elect of Alabama
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 December 2010
Sewell is the first African-American woman to represent the state.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterTerri Sewell (D-AL) is the first Black woman ever elected to Congress from the state of Alabama. ... read more >>
The Legacy of Dr. Margaret Burroughs Lives on at the DuSable Museum
Written by J. Coyden Palmer (Special to NNPA from the Chicago Defender) 02 December 2010
Dr. Margaret Burroughs Nation Mourns Museum Founder By J. Coyden PalmerSpecial to the NNPA from The Chicago CrusaderAs word spread about the death of national and international Black historian Dr. Margaret ... read more >>
NNPA Chairman Welcomed to the White House
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 December 2010
Danny J. Bakewell, Sr., Chairman of NNPA meets with Valerie Jarrett, Senior Presidential Advisor.In an effort to further strengthen ties between President Obama and Black Press of America, Chairman Bakewell ... read more >>
Kamala Harris – She Won Again!
Written by Sam Richard (Contributing Editor) 02 December 2010
In January, she'll make history when she becomes the first Black and first woman attorney generalBy Sam RichardContributing EditorSan Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris declared victory Nov. 30 ... read more >>
New Sparkling Wine Moreno BHLV is Raising the Bar
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 December 2010
Moreno BHLV California ChampagneCalifornia ChampagneFrom Sponsoring Star-studded Events To Las Vegas Luxury Hotels New Sparkling Wine MORENO BHLV Is Raising The Bar Los Angeles, CA (Nov. 21-2010) - It's ... read more >>
Despite Success, RNC Chair Michael Steele Remains Under Fire
Written by James Wright (Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer) 29 November 2010
 By James Wright Special to the NNPA from The Washington InformerRepublican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele's term ends in January 2011, and he has not definitely said whether he will run ... read more >>
Nix Check Cashing and Kinecta FCU Host 37th Annual Holiday Food Drive
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 November 2010
Sweet Alice Harris is joined by Representatives from Nix Check Cashing and Kinecta Federal Credit Union during the 37th Annual Holiday Food Drive, feeds 1,200 familes. Nix Check Cashing and Kinecta Federal ... read more >>
Why Multiculturalism Fails in Germany
Written by Earl Flanagan 29 November 2010
By Earl Flanagan, Special to Sentinel A few days ago, my e-mail inbox began blowing up with links and questions about comments German Chancellor Angela Merkel made in Potsdam while addressing a youth ... read more >>
National Small Business Week 2011 Nominations for Small Business Awards Deadline Date extended to December 3, 2010
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 November 2010
Each year during National Small Business Week, the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recognizes outstanding small business owners and advocates for their contribution to the American economy and ... read more >>
Wells Fargo and Rainbow PUSH Announce New Financial Education Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 November 2010
Wells Fargo and Rainbow PUSH announce New Financial Education Program. Atlanta is setting for annual clergy luncheon officially signaling launch of  One Thousand Churches Connected Save Our Homes ProgramWells ... read more >>
RAY CHARLES THE GENIUS, The Musician, The Man, The Mogul
Written by Monique Washington 26 November 2010
(L-R) John W. Mack, president of the LAPD Police Commission; Dr. Michael L. Lomax, president and CEO of the United Negro College Fund (UNCF); Valerie Ervin, president Ray Charles Foundation and Ray Charles ... read more >>
Eric Peterson named U.S. Vice President for Diversity
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 November 2010
Eric PetersonDETROIT--General Motors has announced that Eric Peterson has been named U.S. Vice President, Diversity. Peterson, 58, will also continue to serve as director, industry dealer affairs, where ... read more >>
Black Farmers Finally Get Senate Action
Written by NNPA 26 November 2010
(L to R) CBC Chair Congresswoman Barbara Lee (D-CA); John Boyd, head of the National Black Farmers Association; and Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) showing support for the Black farmers bill. Special ... read more >>
Madame Attorney General
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 24 November 2010
Madame Attorney GeneralShe Won Again!  Kamala Harris is now officially the attorney-general elect of the state of California. By Yussuf J. SimmondsManaging Editor                  After ... read more >>
Black Friday and the Black Dollar
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 November 2010
 Where Black Friday once meant disaster now may mean hope for the economy. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterAfter we've all been filled up to our necks with turkey, ham, collard greens and yams, ... read more >>
Ca NAACP outraged at the death of another black man at the hands of Oakland law enforcement
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2010
(Sacramento, CA)..."The California NAACP is astounded yet again at the police misuse of deadly force inflicted on another African American man. Oakland Police Department has a history of Black men suffering ... read more >>
Ed Lara celebrates birthday with a fundraiser benefiting St. Timothy’s Day School
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2010
Philanthropist Ed Lara served as President and CEO of Westside Distributors for 28 years and retired in September 2000.  When most people turn 80 they continue to hone their golf skills, perhaps spend ... read more >>
CDPH Issues Administrative Penalties to 12 Hospitals
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2010
CDPH Issues Administrative Penalties to 12 HospitalsSACRAMENTO – The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced today that 12 California hospitals have been assessed 14 administrative penalties ... read more >>
Contract Awarded for Central Utility Plant Replacement at Los Angeles International Airport
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2010
The Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners today awarded a $271,519,000 design-build contract to Clark/McCarthy Joint Venture of Costa Mesa, Calif., to construct a replacement Central Utility Plant ... read more >>
Dr. Rice Makes a House Call (PART TWO)
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 18 November 2010
The "Ordinary, Extraordinary People" Interview Click here for Part 1By Kam WilliamsCR: [Chuckles] Oh yeah, I know that piece by Scherzo. It's a very difficult one. I play a lot chamber music, and I'm currently ... read more >>
Johnson Publishing Company Sells Headquarters
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 November 2010
Does this signal the loss of a media giant?As an apparent sign of economic times, the home of Ebony and Jet magazines has gone the way of many other institutions that were reminiscent of Black economic ... read more >>
Minorities Do Not Become Professors
Written by Super User 18 November 2010
Special to the NNPA from the Precinct Reporter GroupUniversity faculty and academic administrators must consider the differing needs of underrepresented minority graduate students to attract them into ... read more >>