Wednesday, August 20, 2014
2012 Review: Taste of Soul
Written by Sentinel Staff News 02 January 2013
  Sentinel Photo Taste of Soul drew a record breaking 300,000 people to Crenshaw Blvd. to partake in one of the biggest festivals in Los Angeles. The 7th annual 'Taste of Soul' even further established ... read more >>
Local Group Targets Discriminating Database
Written by Sentinel Newswire 02 January 2013
  The Youth Justice Coalition is drawing attention to database that may do more harm than good. Recently, The Youth Justice Coalition (YJC) officially released their new report “Tracked and Trapped” ... read more >>
Having A Merry Christmas On The ‘Shaw
Written by Sentinel Newswire 19 December 2012
    Make sure the holidays are filled with joy with easy tips  Find ways to make sure your holiday seasons are filled with yuletide and joy instead of gloom. Christmas is held as the most joyous ... read more >>
Mi Mi’s Natural: ‘Body Care and Healthy Indulgence’
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Staff Writer 19 December 2012
   The kiosk full of body butters, massage oils, bath soaps and more is located inside the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, just a few steps away from the food court.   The best thing about MiMi’s ... read more >>
Grocery Store Boogie
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 12 December 2012
      Multiple stores are coming and going in the Crenshaw District. Community supermarkets are currently in a state of flux, change—and some may not even get started. The markets in the neighborhood ... read more >>
Santa Claus is Coming to Town!
Written by Sentinel Newswire 12 December 2012
  Santa Claus at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza! Ho, Ho, Ho! Merry Christmas… at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza that is. Until December 24, Santa Claus will be available for photos in front of the giant ... read more >>
Street Vendors on Crenshaw
Written by Jennifer Bihm (Sentinel Staff Writer) 12 December 2012
  Willard showing off his oils and Obama caps Nichole, beauty products and accessories “I honor people… anybody out here doing this, because they could be at home not doing anything,” declared ... read more >>
Buffalo Wild Wings
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 10 December 2012
  Welcome to Buffalo Wild Wings! The restaurant has been going one year strong and continues to be the place for food and sports on the 'Shaw. Buffalo Wild Wings (BWW) celebrated its grand opening ... read more >>
Written by Sentinel Newswire 05 December 2012
  The Southeast Symphony has been an integral part of the community and has been in continuous existence since 1948, when it was founded by Mabel Massengill-Gunn The Southeast Symphony Association, ... read more >>
Holman United Methodist Church
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 05 December 2012
    Holman United Methodist Church Since 1945, Holman has been a church the African American community could call home.   Holman United Methodist Church (HUMC) is a church anybody could call ... read more >>
Cardio Kick!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 05 December 2012
Cardio Kick at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza photo by Brian W. Carter Be sure to go and get some frustrations out for free at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. They’re kicking, punching and ... read more >>
Hot Chocolate Nutcracker is back!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 November 2012
  A scene from Hot Chocolate Nutcracker Photo by Lee Tonks  Cinnamon, sugar, candy and spice…chocolate soldiers and some bad little mice…little Kara dreamin’ bout Russia and Candy Cane Lane…drinking ... read more >>
Over 5,000 Fed On Thanksgiving
Written by Sentinel Newswire 30 November 2012
  Carrying on the legacy of the late Rev. Dr. Mozel Sanders, Bishop Richard D. Sanders saw the immediate need in his community. This year, with the goal of feeding five thousand people, Bishop set out ... read more >>
Written by Sentinel Newswire 30 November 2012
  Local historian, Cynthia Exum (L), with co-author Maty Guiza-Liemert of  Images of America Leimert Park Local historian, Cynthia Exum, and co-author of Images of America Leimert Park  Event ... read more >>
College Bound Alumnus Assists In Carrying the Torch
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 30 November 2012
  Dr. Kirk Kirkwood, Vice President of Educational Services at College Bound Vice President of Educational Services at College Bound, Dr. Kirk Kirkwood speaks on the program that’s “changing attitudes ... read more >>
Peanut Man
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 November 2012
    Steven Conaway has been selling roasted peanuts for over 30 years.   You scream…I Scream…We All Scream For…Peanuts? Hot-roasted peanuts on Crenshaw seem to be the order of the day. It’s ... read more >>
Macy’s Gives Crenshaw High Fashion
Written by Nicole Williams, Contributing Writer 20 November 2012
  Macy’s Baldwin Hills has come a long way. Since remodeling last year, the department store has seen drastic changes that they hope will attract more and more customers. The past year has been spent ... read more >>
West Angeles Church of God in Christ
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 20 November 2012
  West Angeles Church on Crenshaw and Exposition The longtime premier worship center of South Los Angeles has called Crenshaw home for over 5 decades. The West Angeles Church of God in Christ (WACGC) ... read more >>
Community Staple, ‘Harold & Belles’
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 20 November 2012
  Serving your favorite drinks...  ...with your favorite cuisines and food... ...all at the best place to taste authentic Creole Soul Food...Harold's & Belles! photos by Troy Tieuel With ... read more >>
Local Lovely Lady Celebrates 105 Years
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 14 November 2012
  Ellender Julian turns 105 years old! Ellender Julian dances her way to another birthday, reminding everyone to "Live, Laugh & Love!" Originally from New Orleans, LA, Julian was born Ellender ... read more >>
Gallery Plus
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 November 2012
Laura Hendrix, owner of Gallery Plus photo by Brian W. Carter The one-stop gallery offers more than just fine, Black American art. Gallery Plus (GP), located in Leimert Park, is one of the early Black ... read more >>
SESA Celebrates Musical Legacy & A New Venue
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 14 November 2012
  Southeast Symphony Association at Faithful Central Bible Church photo by Ashley Nash On Sunday, October 28, the Southeast Symphony Association Incorporated (SESA) warmed the crowd with "New World" ... read more >>
Poem: Inside The Woman Immortal
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 November 2012
  The Elixir by Patrick Henry Johnson  This 40x40 mural is located on the corner of Crenshaw and Stocker on the wall of the Liquor Bank There lies in her, A galaxy, Complex in thought, Mind ... read more >>
Debbie Allen Dance Academy To Feature New Play
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 November 2012
  Debbie Allen DADA is soon to put on another production that looks to be a smash. The Debbie Allen Dance Academy (DADA), located in the heart of the Crenshaw District, is one of the top dance ... read more >>
Dynamic Entertainer Affords ‘A Moments Notice’
Written by Ashley Nash, Sentinel Intern 02 November 2012
  Jerry Brown, owner of ‘A Moments Notice,’ holds a vast history in the entertainment business Similar to figures included within the Crenshaw Mural of African-American Progress, members of ... read more >>




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