Sentinel Increases Price
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 18 December 2008
Effective Jan. 1, 2009, the Los Angeles Sentinel will increase the price of its newspaper from 50 cents to 75 cents in a decision made by President and Executive Editor Danny J. Bakewell Jr. "We ... read more >>
Financial Expert Encourages Shoppers to Get Creative
Written by Ayana Jones (Special to the NNPA from the Philadelphia Tribune) 18 December 2008
Personal finance expert Lynette Khalfani-Cox wants to help people navigate holiday shopping during these tough economic times. "The Money Coach," is encouraging consumers to be judicious ... read more >>
NPR to Eliminate 64 Positions
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 December 2008
With an uncertain economy and a sharp decline in current and projected revenues from corporate underwriting, National Public Radio officials announced they will be cutting its work force and canceling ... read more >>
Commercial Real Estate Abundant due to Sour Economy
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 December 2008
Commercial real estate is becoming a buyers market in the Southland as a sour economy is causing more business closures and office vacancies, according to a USC report issued last week. With the country ... read more >>
City of L.A WIB and the CDD Hosted International Trade Breakfast in Support of Local Businesses
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 December 2008
Event promoted international trade, addressed challenges faced by businesses, and highlighted job opportunities for local residents. The City of Los Angeles Workforce Investment Board (WIB), the Community ... read more >>
Director Gloria Gray Committed to Improving the Lives of Her Constituents
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 November 2008
Gloria Gray was elected to the Board of Directors of the West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) in 2006. Since that time she has been an inspirational agent of change to improve the lives ... read more >>
Security Pacific Third Bank in California to Fail
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 November 2008
All four Security Pacific Bank branches in Los Angeles reopened this week as branches of Pacific Western Bank under an acquisition engineered by federal officials after Security Pacific was declared ... read more >>
Bedford Group Announces Grand Opening
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 November 2008
The Bedford Group Announces Grand Opening of Bedford Parc and Bedord Prmenade at Baldwin Hills  Your Home, Your Family, Your Community, Your Baldwin Hills, Come experience Baldwin Hills’ ... read more >>
World Bank Agrees to Protect Poor and Vulnerable Countries During Current Financial Turmoil
Written by Harry Dunphy, Associate Press 16 October 2008
The World Bank agreed Sunday to help developing countries strengthen their economies, bolster their financial systems and protect the poor against the financial turmoil in international markets. Robert ... read more >>
How to Bail Out of Economic Fears
Written by Janet Alston Jackson, Contributing Writer 09 October 2008
We hear a lot about the national financial crisis and the Wall Street bail out. Whether we feel the crunch or not, one can’t help but to get caught up in the fears and hysteria that seems to be ... read more >>
Welburn is Color of General Motors Global Design
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 17 July 2008
Howard graduate has ascended to historical height of giant US automaker “If I allow the fact that I am a Negro to checkmate my do will, I will inevitably form the habit of being defeated.” ... read more >>
Arts Commission Grants $4.5 Million Throughout Los Angeles County
Written by City News Service 17 July 2008
CNS - More than $4.5 million in grants will be awarded to nonprofit arts organizations throughout the county by the Los Angeles County Arts Commission. The two-year grants, part of the commission’s ... read more >>
Choice Selections at Fair Oaks Ranch
Written by ARA 17 July 2008
Fairmont at Fair Oaks Ranch features The Red Door Deal from Pardee Homes.Commuter-close, family-friendly Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes offers new, move-in ready homes with included features and price ... read more >>
World Now Has 10 Million Millionaires, Report Says
Written by Candice Choi, Associated Press 26 June 2008
Add an extra zero to the ranks of the millionaires club. The number of people around the world with at least $1 million in assets passed 10 million for the first time last year, according to a new report. ... read more >>
From Common to Customized - Add Value With Details
Written by ARA Content 26 June 2008
Whether you’re selling your home or planning to live there for years to come, you can add interest and value using architectural elements. Customizing your kitchen, bath or master bedroom is a ... read more >>
The Foreclosure Crisis is Far from Over
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 June 2008
California is home to 5 of the top 10 metropolitan areas with the highest foreclosure rates in the country. In 2008, the cities of Los Angeles and San Francisco are anticipating economies that will ... read more >>
How Small Business Owners Can Make Every Dollar Count
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
Now more than ever before, it’s important for small business owners to get the most return on every dollar they spend. After all, as the backbone of the American economy, the small business owner’s ... read more >>
Benefits of Buying a Fixer-upper
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
You’ve seen the real estate listings: “in need of TLC,” “fixer-upper,” and “great potential.” While some cringe at the thought of buying a house that needs to ... read more >>
Looking for Free or Low-cost Health Insurance?
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
It’s no secret that accessing health care is a challenge for the 47 million Americans who are uninsured. Lack of health insurance forces many Americans to choose the health care they receive based ... read more >>
Cleaning Your PC
Written by ARA Content 19 June 2008
As spring approaches, many of us begin dusting, sweeping and organizing our homes. Many of us, however, miss the one area most in need of a good scrub – the Family PC. Between rarely used programs ... read more >>
Two Caught in Foreclosure Scam
Written by City News Service 24 April 2008
CNS - A Van Nuys businessman and his associate were arrested for allegedly swindling eight people who were facing foreclosure of their homes or other property. Michael “Mickey” Henschel, ... read more >>
HUD Secretary Addresses Homeowners’ Crisis
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 13 March 2008
Francis Taylor for Sentinel PhotoHUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson (left) and John Hope Bryant, founder, chairman and CEO of Operation HOPE (far-right) greets a local entrepreneur at a symposium to address ... read more >>
Payless Shoe Source Opens in Compton
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 13 March 2008
The City of Compton is proud to announce the Grand Opening of the newest Payless Shoe Source in the South Bay. On Saturday, March 15, at 11:30 a.m. at 1633 S. Alameda Street, Suite 101, Compton, CA ... read more >>
Best Buy Enlist Magic Johnson Enterprises
Written by Sentinel Staff Writer 13 March 2008
Magic Johnson Enterprises, one of the nation’s leading companies dedicated to serving emerging, multicultural markets, has entered into a multi-year relationship with Best Buy Co., Inc. Through ... read more >>
Gas Price Rise to Record Prices
Written by City News Service 06 March 2008
CNS - The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline rose by a whopping 16.9 cents in Los Angeles County last week—and 17.8 cents in Orange County—amid sharp hikes in crude oil and wholesale ... read more >>