Compton and South Los Angeles Scholarships Awards
Written by Jason Lewis 16 December 2010
2010 Miller-Lawrence Medical & Dental Society scholarship recipients. Photo by Jason Lewis The Miller-Lawrence Medical & Dental Society awards $20,000 in scholarship money.  An additional $15,000 ... read more >>
The “State” of the Union
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 16 December 2010
A divided Congress (David Brown and B. J. Samuels)President Obama reluctantly conceded to the rich in order to help the working class and the masses of unemployed.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing ... read more >>
Leadership Through Education
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 16 December 2010
The 2010 gala committee including the founding chairman and the current chairman of 100 Black Men of America  Scholarship recipients of the 100 Black Men Young Black Scholars Program. The Los Angeles ... read more >>
Young Racing sensation is burning up the tracks!!!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 16 December 2010
David Sims is making a name for himself on the go-kart racing scene!By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterMost nine-year-olds today are playing around with their action figures, videogames and toy cars. ... read more >>
Johnny Mathis
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 16 December 2010
Johnny Mathis, the man, the crooner in action***LEGENDS***By Yussuf J. SimmondsJohnny Mathis"A voice that makes its own music"The holiday season brings out a plethora of music made famous by an array of ... read more >>
Sen. Price and Assemblyman Davis to lead the CLBC
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 16 December 2010
Sen. Curren PriceAssemblyman Mike Davis As the chair and vice chair respectively, implementing new policies to help the Black community throughout the state will be high on their agendas.By Brian W. Carter, ... read more >>
She's 52 and breakin' records!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 16 December 2010
Yolanda HolderCorona housewife Yolanda Holder has broken one record and is about to break another! By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterAt 52, Yolanda Holder is the average African-American housewife. ... read more >>
Rep. Watson Holds Final Year End Legislative Event
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 December 2010
Rep. Watson Holds Final Year End Legislative Event  Los Angeles, CA- Congresswoman Diane E. Watson (D-33) held her final annual Year End Legislative  Review at the California African American Museum ... read more >>
USC Land Grab Threatens the Promise of Green Space in Exposition Park
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 December 2010
USC Land Grab Threatens the Promise of Green Space in Exposition Park                 Los Angeles — On Dec. 21, 2010, the Board of Directors for Exposition Park and California Science ... read more >>
Publisher Files Federal Complaint
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 December 2010
By Roger K. ClendeningSpecial to the Denver Weekly News COLORADO SPRINGS – James …James Tucker, publisher of the African American Voice, the city's only Black newspaper, has asked the federal government ... read more >>
Informational Hearing on Sale of Exposition Park Land
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 December 2010
California State AssemblymemberMike DavisAssemblyman, 48th District  You are invited to attend Informational Hearing on Sale of Exposition Park Land and Future of Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Sports ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Instrumental in Securing an Additional $624 Million
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Congresswoman Richardson Instrumental in Securing an Additional $624 Million In Federal Funding for California High Speed Rail WASHINGTON, D.C. —Today, Congresswoman Laura Richardson (D-CA37) expressed ... read more >>
Holidays for Homeless Single Father with Two Gifted Sons Less Than Joyful
Written by Jasmyne Cannick (Special to the Sentinel) 10 December 2010
Special to the Sentinel by Jasmyne A. CannickEDITOR'S NOTE: After reaching out to every radio and television personality he could think of, coupled with non-profit organizations and community leaders with ... read more >>
Lee Statement On Taxes
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Lee Statement On Taxes WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA), Chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, released the following statement today after the Democratic Caucus meeting with Vice President ... read more >>
Baca Attends NAJEA Town Hall Meeting on Death of Mitrice Richardson in Compton
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Baca Attends NAJEA Town Hall Meeting  on Death of Mitrice Richardson in Compton Michael Richardson, father of Mitrice Richardson, tells the community now is not the time for complacency and that in order ... read more >>
Tribute to Willis Burks II
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
25 October 1935 - 21 November 2010By: Rashid Bahati Willis Burks, II throughout his distinguished professional career was a widely beloved, highly accomplished actor of stage, TV and movies as well as ... read more >>
Congresswoman Waters Responds to Accusations of Prosecutorial Misconduct
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 December 2010
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) issued the following statement after learning that the House Ethics Committee has placed Cindy Morgan Kim – the Committee’s deputy chief counsel ... read more >>
Local Native Receives Prestigious
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 December 2010
Each year, after a rigorous review process, the President of the United States confers the Presidential Rank Award to a select group of career members of the Senior Executive Service. These individuals ... read more >>
Assemblyman Mike Davis Hosts Utilities Town Hall Meeting
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 December 2010
Assemblyman Mike Davis' quarterly Utilities Town Hall Meeting at FAME Renaissance Center focused on energy conservation, utility rates and the new state water policy. Assemblyman Steve Bradford, Chair ... read more >>
Councilmember Parks Kicks Off Holiday Season
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 December 2010
LEIMERT PARK LEIMERT PARK - Councilmember Bernard C. Parks and his wife, Bobbie Parks kicked off the holiday season in South Los Angeles with the annual tree lighting ceremony and holiday concert in Leimert ... read more >>
The Christmas 365 Foundation
Written by Reve’ Gipson 09 December 2010
Larry, Dr. Kim and Jordan Kimpel. --Photo by Gary Apodeca By Reve' GipsonSo tell us about you, your family and how you decided to move toSouthern California?Well, my name is Dr. Kim Kimpel... I hold a ... read more >>
Dr. Ian Smith Announces Winner of Challenge
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 December 2010
 Back Row (Left to Right): Leslie Billinger, The Coca-Cola Company; Dr. Ian Smith; and Wayne Moss, Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA). The Humphries Family—Front row (Left to Right): Caprice, ... read more >>
Mayor Villaraigosa to Host ‘Community Check – in’ Series
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 December 2010
 In an effort to further strengthen ties to the communities of Los Angeles, Mayor Villaraigosa visited South Los Angeles to check in on priorities most important to residents. Mayor Villaraigosa has recently ... read more >>
Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation Showcases Progress
Written by Dorinda White (Special to the Sentinel from NNPA) 09 December 2010
Miniature version of the monument of Dr. KingAn aerial view of the site of the memorial on the National MallMartin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation Showcases ProgressBy Dorinda WhiteSpecial ... read more >>
Introducing "The Peacemakers: L.A. Gang Wars"
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 December 2010
Malik SpellmanMuch has been said and done about the prevalence and destruction that gangs have wrought in Los Angeles and throughout the country. Here is a different take from Malik Spellman.By Yussuf ... read more >>

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