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Fatal California Bus Crash Claims Ten Lives
Written by Princess Manasseh LA Sentinel Contributing Writer 17 April 2014
  Bus_crash2- ENGAGED: “At the end. I’m so glad that the Lord took them both at the same time.” Said Michael Mayvett’s grandmother of he and his Fiancée Mattison Haywood PHOTO: Facebook Bus_crash4- ... read more >>
Servant Leader and a Friend to the Community
Written by Nicole Williams, Sentinel Contributing Writer 17 April 2014
Unconventional Leader: Senior Vice President of U.S. Bank, Darrell Brown is not only a leader, but also a friend and mentor (Photos By: Valerie Goodloe) Senior Vice President ... read more >>
Vegas Judges Redeem Pacquiao He’s back in Money Sweepstakes with victory over Bradley
Written by Kenneth D. Miller-Sentinel Sports Editor 13 April 2014
  Timothy Bradley said all of the right things going into his rematch with super star Manny Pacquiao, but he did most of the wrong things in the ring, which cost him his WBO welterweight title and ... read more >>
REP. WATERS SPEAKS ON BUS CRASH
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 13 April 2014
  Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) released the following statement  in wake of the tragic bus crash in Northern California which involved Los Angeles-area students: "I extend my deepest condolences ... read more >>
The California-Hawaii Conference of the NAACP applauds Obama ACA, Covered California Success
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 11 April 2014
March 31 marked the close of the first open enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act. Recently, President Barack Obama announced that 7.1 million Americans have now signed up for private insurance ... read more >>
Free Food Industry Seminar Offered Tips for Business Success
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 April 2014
The Board of Equalization’s free Food Industry Seminar in Hermosa Beach was a huge success   California State Board of Equalization Chairman Jerome E. Horton conducted a Food Industry Seminar ... read more >>
Postal Service Extends Collection Hours at Select Greater Los Angeles Area Locations for Tax Day April Several mail processing facilities will collect stamped mail until midnight
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 April 2014
Select postal facilities will be extending mail collection service on April 15 to accommodate last-minute tax filers who want the safety and security of the U.S. Mail to send personal information on tax ... read more >>
Workers Protest ‘Wage Theft’ at South L.A. McDonald’s
Written by City News Service 10 April 2014
   A group of protesters marched today into a McDonald's in South Los Angeles over allegations of wage theft in the fast food industry, with one employee walking up to his manager to demand justice ... read more >>
Africa University names Furusa as new vice chancellor
Written by Maidstone Mulenga 10 April 2014
   Africa University, the top United Methodist-related institution in Africa, is getting a new vice chancellor, effective July 1 this year. Dr. Munashe Furusa, currently serving as dean of the College ... read more >>
The Black Women's Agenda, Inc., AARP Launch Series of Forums on Family Caregiving
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 April 2014
Because They Care - Jackie Joyner-Kersee (2nd right), three-time Olympic champion and youth and family advocate, joined The Black Women's Agenda, Inc. (BWA) and AARP in New York to launch a series ... read more >>
EBONY Magazine Partners with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to Release the State of the Black Family Survey
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 April 2014
 In the May issue of EBONY magazine, the publication partnered with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF) to release the State of the Black Family Survey.  In the study, a national sample of 1,005 African-American ... read more >>
McDonald's, Harlem's Fashion Row Launch 2014 McCafe Student Fashion Design Competition
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 April 2014
Celebrity stylist June Ambrose spoke to Howard University students  about diversity in fashion, as a part of a Harlem's Fashion Row-U (HFR-U) initiative presented by McCafe. McDonald's partnered ... read more >>
UNCF Honors Ted Craver for Expanding Access to College for Minority Students
Written by Southern California Edison 10 April 2014
Tr’Vel Lyon, a recipient of the United Negro College Fund, talks to Tammy Tumbling, director of Community Investment and Philanthropy for SCE and its parent company Edison International, at the recent ... read more >>
Women of Color Support Project Gives Women with Cancer Hope
Written by Nicole Williams, Sentinel Contributing Writer 10 April 2014
Women from Women of Color Breast Cancer Survivor’s Support Project. In no particular order: Almeta Washington, Verba Harbrict, Joyce Evans, Debbie Campbell, June Murphy, Mary Battle, June Smith, Jean ... read more >>
The Battle to Educate Our Children
Written by Thandisizwe Chimurenga Sentinel Contributing Writer 10 April 2014
George McKenna As the race moves forward The Los Angeles Sentinel takes a look at the candidates who are running to improve the quality of education for our children today, tomorrow and into the future The ... read more >>
Joe Chow SCORES in new role at the Southern California Gas Company
Written by Edward Rice Sentinel Contributing Writer 09 April 2014
Creating opportunities and opening doors for small business owners keeps Joe Chow quite busy. As the Supply Chain Strategy and Planning Manager for Southern California Gas Company, Joe’s responsibilities ... read more >>
Prophet from the Projects is More than Just a Candidate
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor 09 April 2014
For those who dream, he is their internal hope I’ve heard the whispers of this young man Prophet Walker for some months now, so much so that I took it upon myself to track down the novice Assembly ... read more >>
Beloved former Jordan High basketball coach Ron Massey dead at 65
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 09 April 2014
Massey died in his sleep early Tuesday morning at age 65. Legendary former Jordan basketball coach and athletic director Ron Massey died in his sleep early Tuesday morning. He was 65. The official ... read more >>
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx & Rep. Karen Bass Conduct Workforce Development Visit at LATTC
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 April 2014
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-Calf.) visited L.A. Trade Tech College (LATTC) on Friday, March 21, with students and faculty.  U.S. Transportation Secretary ... read more >>
Taraji P. Henson to host 14th Annual BET Celebration of Gospel
Written by Princess Manasseh Sentinel Contributing Writer 03 April 2014
New host, another great show BET wins again with Celebration of Gospel 2014  Airing Sunday, April 6 BET’s Celebration of Gospel is a hand clapping, foot stomping, voice raising good time.  Filmed ... read more >>
USC's Black Student Assembly holds Candlelight Vigil for Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis
Written by Shonassee Shaver Sentinel Contributing Writer shonassee@lasentinel.net 03 April 2014
USC student gives a speech on slain victims of racial violence. USC’s Black Student Body honors past and present victims of racial violence. USC’s Black Student Assembly (BSA) took a somber stance, ... read more >>
Fireworks Show Takeover Attempt Just Another USC/Commission Swipe at Councilmember Parks
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 April 2014
The University of Southern California(USC) and Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commissioner Curren Price, are continuing what has become a petty retaliation effort against Councilmember Bernard C. Parks ... read more >>
Mike Gipson has Double-Digit Lead in AD 64
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 April 2014
Carson City Councilmember Mike Gipson appears to be the front runner for the 64 AD seat Carson City Councilmember Mike Gipson's campaign recently released new poll results showing Gipson with a double-digit ... read more >>
Hawthorne Mayor Joins First Ladies’ Health Initiative
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 April 2014
The 3rd Annual First Ladies Health Initiative, a multi-city program that began in Chicago six years ago is furnishing its first-ever secular location in Hawthorne on April 27 Hawthorne Mayor Chris ... read more >>
AABLI Congratulates Debra Hammond
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 April 2014
Debra Hammond Officials from the African American Board Leadership Institute recently announced that Debra Hammond, executive director of the University Student Union at California State University, ... read more >>

 

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