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Katrina II! Oil Slick Devastates New Orleans Coast
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 07 May 2010
The explosion where it all began Some collateral damage Rapidly approaching the Big Easy Katrina II! Oil Slick Devastates New Orleans CoastEveryone is worried about the birds, the wildlife and the environment, ... read more >>
African American Speakers of the California
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 April 2010
Karen Bass Herb J. Wesson, Jr. Willie L. Brown, Jr. Office of the Speaker African American Speakers of the California LegendsBy Yussuf J. SimmondsAfrican American Speakers of the California AssemblyEven ... read more >>
Dr. Dorothy Height’s Final Interview
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 April 2010
NNPA Editor-in-Chief Hazel Trice Edney and Freshmen Annenberg honor students from Howard University, interviewed Dr. Dorothy Height March 9 at the headquarters of the National Council of Negro Women. Pictured ... read more >>
Ridley-Thomas Joins Business and Civic Leaders to Save Sports
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 April 2010
Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas Ridley-Thomas Joins Business and Civic Leaders to Save Sports Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas joined Dodgers owner Frank McCourt, Olympian Anita DeFrantz, and several philanthropic ... read more >>
Local attorney shares how to be an autism ‘Advocate’
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) & Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 29 April 2010
Attorney Areva Martin with her son Local attorney shares how to be an autism 'Advocate'Areva Martin offers advice, personal experience on raising an autistic childBy Evan BarnesSentinel Sports EditorBrian ... read more >>
Jordan Howard: Black Student Goes Green
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 April 2010
Environmental Charter High School Jordan Howard, Senior at Environmental Jordan Howard: Black Student Goes Green By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterWhat school offers exceptional education, bright ... read more >>
Mayor Villaraigosa Reappoints John Mack to Police Commission
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 April 2010
John Mack (CUT OFF THE MAYOR IN THE PIC) MAYOR VILLARAIGOSA REAPPOINTS JOHN MACK TO POLICE COMMISSION Mr. Mack is a highly respected advocate for equal opportunities in education, law enforcement and ... read more >>
Racial Profiling Masquerading as Immigration Law
Written by Niele Anderson (Religion Editor) 29 April 2010
A fact of life for many Black Americans The fence installed along the U.S.-Mexican border (OPTIONAL-FRONT or JUMP) Racial Profiling Masquerading as Immigration LawThe latest Immigration Reform controversy ... read more >>
Mother Lila Dunning Young
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Mother Lila Dunning Young Mother Lila Dunning Young Reflections of a Celebrated LifeAfter ninety-five years, Lila Dunning Young departed this life on March 11, 2010. Born November 22, 1914 in Marengo ... read more >>
Bishop Kenneth Lamarr Green, Sr. Ph.D.
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Bishop Kenneth Lamarr Green, Sr. Ph.D. Bishop Kenneth Lamarr Green, Sr. Ph.D.In Loving Memory ofBishop Kenneth Lamarr Green, Sr. Ph.D.Sunrise: August 30, 1946Sunset: April 28, 2009Beloved Pastor, Teach ... read more >>
Nancy Carroll Burgess Quishenberry
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Nancy Carroll Burgess Quishenberry Nancy Carroll Burgess Quishenberry On April 12, 2010, Nancy Carroll Burgess Quishenberry departed this life. Born December 14, 1936 in Osceola, Arkansas, Quishenberry ... read more >>
Benjamin L. Hooks "The Passing of a Legend"
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Rev. Benjamin Hooks Atty. Benjamin Hooks Commissioner Hooks Civil Rights Leader Benjamin Hooks Benjamin L. Hooks, The Passing of a Legend IN REMEMBRANCE OF BENJAMIN "BEN" HOOKS, THE LOS ANGELES SENTINEL ... read more >>
Steven Neal wins Long Beach City Council seat
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Councilman Steven Neal Steven Neal wins Long Beach City Council seat After losing in 2006, he easily wins 9th District with 52.3 percent of the vote By Evan BarnesSentinel Sports EditorIt's been over ... read more >>
President Obama in L.A.
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 April 2010
President Barack Obama President Obama in L.A. President Obama stopped in Los Angeles to campaign for Barbara Boxer and inspire Democratic unity. By Brian W. Carter Sentinel Staff Writer President Obama ... read more >>
Mayor Gives State of the City
Written by Pat Hendricks Munson 24 April 2010
Mayor Antonio VillaraigosaPHOTO CREDIT: PAT H. MUNSON Mayor Gives State of the City By Pat Hendricks Munson The city of Los Angeles is not out of the woods just yet and can expect more layoffs, closing ... read more >>
Jordan Downs Renaissance
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 24 April 2010
An artist concept of the development Jordan Downs Renaissance Will the residents be relocated or displaced? By Yussuf J. Simmonds Managing Editor The Jordan Downs Redevelopment project is referred to ... read more >>
Dr. Dorothy Height, National Treasure Passes On
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 24 April 2010
Dr. Dorothy Height A woman of grace and was very passionate about equal rights of others. She remained active in the struggle up into her 90s, a point in life where most people would retire. Dr. ... read more >>
NEW LOCATION FOR DR. HEIGHT MEMORIAL
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 April 2010
 International Black Women’s Public Policy Institute, National Council of Negro Women & Delta Sigma Theta organizes Los Angeles Memorial Service for Civil Rights ICON Dr. Dorothy Irene Height Thursday, ... read more >>
Funeral Arrangements for Dr. Dorothy I. Height
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 April 2010
 Funeral Arrangements for Dr. Dorothy I. Height WASHINGTON (April 22) --- Funeral services for Dr. Dorothy I. Height, chair and president emerita of the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW), who ... read more >>
$3.4 Million Grant to Aid Unemployed Californians
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 April 2010
$3.4 Million Grant to Aid Unemployed Californians in Reentering the WorkforceMonday, Congresswoman Laura Richardson announced that the Department of Labor (DOL) has given California a $3.4 million grant ... read more >>
L.A. Care Health Plan receives multi-million dollar grant
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
L.A. Care Health Plan receives multi-million dollar grant  $15.6 Million awarded to Support Doctors with the adoption OF ELECTRONIC health records throughout L.A. County L.A. Care Health Plan, the ... read more >>
Celebrate Earth Day and Explore the Theme of Water
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
Celebrate Earth Day and Explore the Theme of Water    The 2nd Annual EARTH DAY SOUTH LOS ANGELES EVENT, Saturday April 17th 2010 from 11am to 6pm will be at Normandie Avenue Elementary School, ... read more >>
Get Cash for Your Unhealthy Vehicle
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
Get Cash for Your Unhealthy VehicleRetire Your Car from the Road to Reduce Air Pollution and the Risk of Lung DiseaseMissed out on the cash for clunkers initiative? Well, the Bureau of Automotive Repair's ... read more >>
NAACP Names Cicely Tyson 95th Spingarn Medalist
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 April 2010
NAACP Names Cicely Tyson 95th Spingarn Medalist  CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST AND EMMY AWARD WINNING ACTRESS TO RECEIVE ASSOCIATION'S HIGHEST HONORThe National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ... read more >>
How Is Obama Fighting Foreclosure in the Black Community?
Written by Cynthia Gordy 15 April 2010
How Is Obama Fighting Foreclosure in the Black Community?By Cynthia Gordy The Obama administration has overhauled its plan for fighting foreclosure. While last year's original effort, the Home Affordable ... read more >>

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