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Old Spice Pitchman on Breakout Role in Tyler Perry Picture
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 22 April 2011
By Kam WilliamsSentinel Contributing WriterIsaiah Mustafa The "Madea's Big Happy Family" InterviewNFL player-turned-actor Isaiah Mustafa became famous almost overnight in 2010 as the result of starring ... read more >>
Sentinel Columnist Opens New Stage Play, ‘Love In a Day’ on Mother’s Day Weekend
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 22 April 2011
Darryl James, LA Sentinel columnist and award-winning author is opening his new stage play "Love in a Day" on Mother's Day Weekend, with a special Mother's Day Performance on Sunday, May 8th, 2011."Love ... read more >>
Kwesi Boakye stars with hip-hop mogul Sean ‘P. Diddy’ Combs on Hawaii Five-O
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 18 April 2011
Kwesi Boakye and Sean "P-Diddy" Combs"Photo Courtesy of Naa BoakyeChild Star Also Tapped To Guest Star on CBS-TV'S The MentalistKwesi Boakye has nabbed a huge guest-starring role on the CBS Hit TV Series, ... read more >>
Meteorologist Byron Miranda joins NBC4 L.A. as Weekend Weathercaster
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 April 2011
Veteran Meteorologist Byron Miranda will join NBC4 LA as a weekend meteorologist on May 2, 2011, it was announced today by Vickie Burns, Vice President News and Content.  In addition to providing weathercasts ... read more >>
Steve Harvey and Nielsen Co. Team up for Ninth Annual Steve Harvey Hoodie Awards
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 April 2011
The Nielsen Company and the Steve Harvey Morning Show use Fun Facts to get listeners to the Ninth Annual Steve Harvey Hoodie AwardsThe Nielsen Company, a leading global provider of information and analytics ... read more >>
Snoop Dogg, Warren G attend service for Nate Dogg
Written by Associated Press 02 April 2011
LONG BEACH, Calif. - Rappers Snoop Dogg, Warren G and The Game joined family, friends and about 1,000 fans of Nate Dogg to remember the hip-hop singer, who died this month of complications from multiple ... read more >>
JAZZ ‘ROUD L.A.: Virtuosity Is At His Base – Bassist Christian McBride
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 02 April 2011
By Joy ChildsSentinel Contributing WriterIt would seem that there's nothing bassist Christian McBride can't do on a bass. Whether soloing or leading his equally gifted band, Inside Straight, McBride thumps ... read more >>
YoungArts Accepting Applications for 2012 National Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 April 2011
17- and 18- year old artists encouraged to apply nationwide. Winners are eligible for financial awards of up to $10,000.YoungArts, the core program of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts ... read more >>
Black Eyed Peas’ Taboo Gets the Party Started
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 25 March 2011
Taboo The "Fallin' Up" InterviewBy Kam WilliamsSentinel Contributing WriterJaime Luis Gonzalez, aka Taboo, was born in the barrio of East Los Angeles on July 14, 1975 to parents of Latino and Native-American ... read more >>
Loleatta Holloway, Dies at 64
Written by 25 March 2011 Soul singer Loleatta Holloway, whose voice powered the hook on Marky Mark’s “Good Vibrations,” died on Monday (March 21) following a brief illness due to heart failure, according to her ... read more >>
Chris Brown destroys dressing room
Written by Nakesha Mumbi Moody (AP Music Writer) 25 March 2011
In this publicity image released by ABC, singer Chris Brown appears on the morning program 'Good Morning America,' Tuesday, March 22, 2011 in New York. Brown was on “GMA” to promote his new album, ... read more >>
Film Review: Adjustment Bureau
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 19 March 2011
Mindbending Sci-Fi Pits Free Will vs. PredestinationBy Kam WilliamsSentinel Contributing WriterDuring his brief lifetime, the prolific Philip K. Dick wrote dozens of science-fiction novels, plus well over ... read more >>
Rap Star Nate Dogg Passes Away
Written by Brandon Brooks (Entertainment Editor) 19 March 2011
 By Brandon I. BrooksSentinel Entertainment Editor Rap star "Nate Dogg", aka Nathaniel Hale, has died at age 41, according to the Long Beach Press-Telegram.Hale was born in Long Beach and is known for ... read more >>
Kevin Frazier Named Co- Anchor of “THE INSIDER”
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 19 March 2011
 Kevin Frazier was named co-anchor of The Inside this past week.  It was announced by Linda Bell Blue, Executive Producer of CBS Television Distribution's Entertainment Tonight and The Insider.  He ... read more >>
AOL and Queen Latifah Announce Content Partnership
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2011
 AOL and Queen Latifah today announced a content partnership, where Queen Latifah will executive produce and also star in a variety of original video web series to be featured across AOL's network of ... read more >>
James Avery and Judge Mablean Ephriam Featured at CAAM
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2011
Judge Mablean Ephriam signs copies of her book "Judge Mablean's Life Lessons, Tools for Weekly Living," for students of Rialto High School during Target Sundays at CAAM.-- Photo by Earl Dotson In Celebration ... read more >>
A Chat Between a Journalist and a Gentlemen: Lou Gossett, Jr.
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 19 March 2011
Lou Gossett, Jr "The Grace Card" InterviewBy Kam WilliamsSentinel Contributing WriterLouis Cameron Gossett, Jr. was born in Coney Island, Brooklyn on May 27, 1936 to Helen Rebecca Wray, a nurse, and Lou, ... read more >>
“For Love of Liberty” Chronicles Untold Story of African – Americans’ Courageous Service to their Country
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 17 March 2011
   NAACP Presents Image Award for Outstanding Documentary to "For Love of Liberty Frank Martin Film Chronicles Untold Story of African-Americans' Courageous Service to their CountryFor Love of Liberty: ... read more >>
Millennium Network to raise awareness on big issues at event
Written by Aryssa Durrell (Contributing Writer) 12 March 2011
The Clinton Foundation's network will also try to raise fundsBy Aryssa DurrellContributing WriterIn an effort to help tackle big issues such as childhood obesity and economic development, the Millennium ... read more >>
Steve Harvey Mentoring Weekend in Los Angeles
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 March 2011
Two boys receive tips on grooming as celebrity fashion designer Woody Wilson demonstrates tying a necktie and celebrity barber James Thomas gives a haircut at the Steve Harvey Mentoring Weekend for Young ... read more >>
2011 Oscar Recap
Written by Kam Williams (Contributing Writer) 04 March 2011
"King's Speech" Coronation Spearheads Another British InvasionBy Kam WilliamsSentinel Contributing WriterThe King's Speech not only won the Oscars for Best Picture, Original Screenplay and Actor (Colin ... read more >>
PAFF – A Black Film Lover’s Guilty Pleasure
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 04 March 2011
 By Joy ChildsSentinel Contributing WriterThough it was shorter in length, had no centerpiece film and featured fewer entries than in previous years, the Pan African Film Festival (PAFF) was still the ... read more >>
PAFF viewing of “Gang Girl” wows audience
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 27 February 2011
Valerie Goodloe photo by Brandon I. Brooks  Dawnn Lewis shares thoughts of film photo by Brandon I. Brooks Beverly Todd gives praise of film photo by Brandon I. Brooks Nafeesa, Glynn Turman and Congresswoman ... read more >>
Nylons on stage one weekend only
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 February 2011
"I Dance upstairs tonight.”That simple and somewhat cryptic statement by one of the women in the new production, “Nylons,” aptly sums up the conflict some of the characters face.“Upstairs,” ... read more >>
‘The View’ co-host Shepherd tapped for Dove Awards
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 22 February 2011
Sherri Shepherd attends Betty White's 89th Birthday celebration in New York, on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011. 'The View' co-host Shepherd will host The Dove Awards on April 20, 2011 in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Peter ... read more >>

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Mon May 25 11:00AM -
67th Annual Memorial Day Service
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