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Urban Economic Forum
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 June 2011
In Honor of Black Economic Empowerment Week, the Los Angeles Urban League Young Professionals and the Empowerment Congress Central Area Neighborhood Development Council presents the "Urban Economic Empowerment ... read more >>
NAACP endorses AT&T deal
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 June 2011
NAACP endorses AT&T deal NAACP & Minority Media and Telecommunications Council says AT&T/T-Mobile deal would benefit minority Americans The Minority Media and Telecommunications Council, ... read more >>
Groundbreaking for the New Wilshire Vista Plaza
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2011
Councilmember Herb Wesson and community stakeholders will break ground on a new retail commercial center at Pico and Hauser Boulevards. Participants will also include representatives from the United States ... read more >>
Funding for Leimert Park Station
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 May 2011
New Metro Analysis Shows Potential Money Sources for Leimert Park Light Rail Station and Park Mesa Heights TunnelBy realigning existing funds, Metro could cover the costs for two key features of the upcoming ... read more >>
The Brotherhood Crusade Teams Up with AARP
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 May 2011
L-R: Associate State Director Sherrie-Ann Gordon of AARP; VP Eugene Eng of Verizon; Andres Gonzalez, Coordinator, St. Barnabas Senior Services; Diane Baer, Coordinator, Los Angeles Dept of Consumer Affairs; ... read more >>
Four Prominent San Bernardino Figures Indicted for Conspiracy to Commit Bribery
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 May 2011
Three men were arrested in San Bernardino County in a $102 million bribery scheme. A fourth, former Supervisor Paul Biane, remains a fugitive from justice. The four individuals were indicted yesterday ... read more >>
Assemblymember Hall to be Awarded Executive Master of Leadership from USC
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 May 2011
Hall to also be conferred with a Doctorate in Theology this summer from Next Dimension Bible College Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III (D-Los Angeles) will be awarded an Executive Master of Leadership (EML) ... read more >>
RAVE MOTION PICTURES TO HOST THREE-DAY JOB FAIR AT BALDWIN HILLS CRENSHAW PLAZA
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 May 2011
RAVE MOTION PICTURES TO HOST THREE-DAY JOB FAIR AT BALDWIN HILLS CRENSHAW PLAZANew theater operator kicks off application and interview process; plans to hire more than 80 new management and staff from ... read more >>
Black Caucus Conference Promotes Spiritual, Healthy Living
Written by Cora Jackson – Fossett (Religion Editor) & Tori Bailey, MHA (Religion Editor) 09 May 2011
Senator Curren D. PricePastor William Monroe CampbellBy Cora Jackson-FossettSentinel Religion EditorandTori Bailey, MHASentinel Religion WriterHealth professionals, religious leaders, community advocates ... read more >>
Rep. Bass Host Jobs and Economic Recovery Summit
Written by Shirley Hawkins (Contributing Writer) 09 May 2011
U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis, right, speaks with Congress member Karen Bass at the Jobs and Economy Summit, Tuesday, April 26, 2011 Los Angeles. (Photo/U.S. Department of Labor, Susan Goldman) By ... read more >>
So. Cal Edison Highlights Women in Engineering
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 May 2011
Ewurabena Mensa-Wood Honored During Women's History, Diversity MonthsMensa-Wood brings a fresh perspective to mechanical engineeringShe once dreamed of being a commercial pilot, but Ewurabena Mensa-Wood ... read more >>
The Untold Story of One of Our Native Sons
Written by Lenora D. LeVias 02 May 2011
I thought I would share with you the untold story of an unsung hero who is making a differenceIn the lives of young Black men as well as providing a means to keep thousands of residents past and present ... read more >>
Dr. Curry Takes Oath of Office as Interim CEO of the Compton Community College District
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 May 2011
Keith Curry Took the Oath of Office as Interim CEO of the Compton Community College DistrictOn April 12 at the regular Board Meeting of the Compton Community College District (CCCD), Dr. Keith Curry took ... read more >>
Copy Doctor
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 28 April 2011
Anthony Moore, President & CEO of Copy Doctor Inc.The print company is one of the premier Black-owned businesses in Los Angeles.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterCopy Doctor, Inc. (CDI) is a ... read more >>
Straight Outta Compton’: Braids by SaBrina
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 22 April 2011
Sabrina Fisher Reece (front) poses with her staff in front of Braids by SaBrina as they celebrated 15 years in business. (Photo credit: Fred Carter Photography)Compton Native's Story: from Welfare to Successful ... read more >>
Real Estate Financial Literacy Program Targets Californians, Young and Old
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 April 2011
From left, Ms. D. Fauk, of the U.S. Department of HUD, Jeff Davis, Commissioner of the California Department of Real Estate, and Ms. Jacqueline Carlisle, Executive Director, NID Housing Counseling Agency. ... read more >>
Board Awards $165 Million to Begin Construction of the New Martin Luther King, Jr. Hospital
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 April 2011
SUPERVISOR RIDLEY-THOMAS Almost two years ago, HMC Architects delivered renderings for a new Martin Luther King, Jr. Hospital that inspired widespread hope and enthusiasm for a top-of-the-line healthcare ... read more >>
Urban Book Experience
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 April 2011
Urban Experience Bookstore Co-owners, Kenneth  and Tiffany GerardThe bookstand offers some of the most popular and rare Black magazines around.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterDo you want to stay ... read more >>
Economy grows at 3.1 percent rate at end of 2010
Written by Martin Crutsinger (Associated Press) 03 April 2011
The U.S. economy grew a little faster at the end of 2010 than the government had previously estimated, boosted by more inventory building and business investment in plants and equipment.But rising oil ... read more >>
New LAUSD Superintendent to Take Pay Cut Amid Budget Woes
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 April 2011
One month after the school district's strapped budget caused thousands of job cuts, incoming Los Angeles Unified Superintendent John Deasy opted to take less pay than his predecessor.Deasy told school ... read more >>
Parks Brings Trevor Ariza and Jobs
Written by George Brown (Special to the Sentinel) 25 February 2011
Parks proudly stands in front of one of his recent accomplishments: bringing jobs to his district After Bringing a New Brand of First-Class Development to the Eighth District, what's Next on the Menu ... read more >>
Senator Price and Assemblymember Galgiani Encourage Small Businesses to Participate in High – Speed Rail
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 17 February 2011
Los Angeles - Senator Curren Price, Chair of the Senate Committee Select Committee on Procurement, and Assemblymember Cathleen Galgiani, Chair of the Assembly Select Committee on High Speed Rail encourage ... read more >>
Parks Brings Over $5Billion In New Development to the Eighth District
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 February 2011
Councilman Bernard Parks at the University Gateway, one of the developments in his districtParks Brings Over $5 Billion In New Development to the Eighth DistrictLOS ANGELES - Over $5 billion of new development ... read more >>
Brotherhood Crusade Receives Grant from Microsoft
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 February 2011
Brotherhood Crusade Receives Elevate America Community Initiative Grant from Microsoft Grant will fund program to help underserved populations in South Los Angeles find jobs. The Los Angeles Brotherhood ... read more >>
Glory Foods with Cashimier Smith
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 December 2010
Smith is the catering consultant for the Black-owned food distribution company. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterCashimier Smith is the catering consultant  for Glory Foods, a Black-owned manufacturing ... read more >>

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