Nomination Guidelines and Deadlines Announced for All Interested Angeleno Poets
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2012
Nomination Guidelines and Deadlines Announced for All Interested Angeleno Poets   LOS ANGELES – Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa today announced the creation of the City of Los Angeles’ first Poet Laureate ... read more >>
Osher Foundation awards $500,000 for transfer-student scholarships
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 August 2012
Osher Foundation awards $500,000 for transfer-student scholarships   (August 23, 2012) – The Bernard Osher Foundation awarded Fresno State with $500,000 to establish a scholarship endowment benefiting ... read more >>
Get Ready for BACK-TO-SCHOOL!
Written by Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer & Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Contributing Writer 16 August 2012
     It’s here again, now in its 14th year, the annual festival continues to provide health checks, school supplies and lots of fun for the family.   It's August and kids are headed back to school, ... read more >>
LAUP partners with JetBlue and PBS to promote early literacy among children
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 August 2012
  Los Angeles Universal Preschool Partners With JetBlue Airways and PBS KIDS to Promote Early Literacy Among Children   LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles Universal Preschool (LAUP), JetBlue Airways and ... read more >>
Air quality is unhealthy for sensitive individuals in the Santa Clarita, East San Gabriel, and West San Fernando Valleys
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 August 2012
  AIR QUALITY ADVISORY: Air quality is unhealthy for sensitive individuals in the Santa Clarita, East San Gabriel, and West San Fernando Valleys   LOS ANGELES - According to the South Coast Air ... read more >>
CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: Adams Blvd., between I-110N HOV off-ramp & Flower St.
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 August 2012
ATTENTION COMMUTERS, RESIDENTS, AND BUSINESSES IN THE VICINITY OF ADAMS BLVD., BETWEEN I-110 NORTH HOV OFF-RAMP & FLOWER STREET The Metro ExpressLanes Demonstration Project along the Harbor Freeway ... read more >>
Remembering Whitney M. Young, Jr.
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 August 2012
Whitney M. Young   The Los Angeles Urban League pauses today to commemorate the birthday of the late Whitney M. Young, Jr. We ask you to join in a moment to reflect on the life of a remarkable public ... read more >>
Ray Charles Foundation Awards $1 Million Grant to Educating Young Minds (EYM)
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 August 2012
Valerie Ervin, Ray Charles Foundation President, and Angeles Echols-Brown, Executive Director and Founder of Educating Young Minds attend the EYM Scholarship Ceremony     2012 Educating Young ... read more >>
Metro announces ExpressLanes Customer Walk-in Center in Gardena
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 July 2012
Metro and Caltrans Announce Availability of Metro ExpressLane FasTrak® Transponders for Fall Debut of I-110 Harbor Freeway ExpressLanes; San Bernardino Freeway Metro ExpressLanes Debut Early 2013         ... read more >>
Metro to Run Special Extended Service
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 July 2012
  Metro to Run Special Extended Service on All Rail Lines and Metro Orange Line for HARD Summer Music Festival        Got your tickets to HARD Summer Music Festival yet? If not, you’d better ... read more >>
Consumers Warned Not to Eat Gold Plum Candy Imported From Taiwan
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2012
  SACRAMENTO – Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and state health officer, today warned consumers not to eat Gold Plum candy imported from Taiwan after ... read more >>
Agreement Reached Between LAUSD and UTLA Calling for Teachers to Take 10 Unpaid Days
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 12 July 2012
AGREEMENT REACHED BETWEEN LAUSD AND UTLA CALLING FOR TEACHERS TO TAKE 10 UNPAID DAYSThe Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) has concluded an agreement with United Teachers Los Angeles that requires ... read more >>
First Annual African Diaspora Cultural Carnival
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 June 2012
Mother’s for Africa the Nana Sekyiaabea Foundation is pleased to announce the First Annual African Diaspora Cultural Carnival. On June 21, the organization will kick off the four-day event on Martin ... read more >>
Creating a Plan for the Future
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 June 2012
Creating a Plan for the Future Take the time to create a written financial plan with clear goalsWhat about the lifetime to follow? Whether this is your first or second wedding, your dream wedding or a ... read more >>
Fashion Designers Improve on Style
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 18 June 2012
The earliest history of fashion shows remains obscure. In the 1800s, "fashion parades" periodically took place in Paris couture salons. American retailers imported the concept of the fashion show in the ... read more >>
Jherred Charles becomes “Cadet Charles”
Written by Airport Police Sgt. Belinda Nettles 18 June 2012
L to R - Los Angeles Airport Police Assistant Chief Brian Walker, Ms. Shamara Charles, Cadet Jherred Charles and Los Angeles Airport Police Chief Michael Hyams after graduation ceremony. Photo credit Airport ... read more >>
U.S. Rep. Bass Introduces Bill to Support Unemployed College Graduates
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 June 2012
U.S. Rep. Bass Introduces Bill to Support Unemployed College GraduatesBass joins other Democratic colleagues in effort to lower the cost of post-secondary educationWASHINGTON, D.C.--With less than one ... read more >>
Black Men & Prostate Cancer
Written by Dianne Anderson (Special to the NNPA) 18 June 2012
Black Men & Prostate CancerBy Dianne AndersonSpecial to the NNPA from the Precinct ReporterSince only Black men are dying from prostate cancer earlier and at twice the rate over every other racial ... read more >>
LA's Hot New Author. M.J. Duffy takes Romance to a Whole New Level
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 June 2012
Melba CarterLA's Hot New Author. M.J. Duffy takes Romance to a Whole New LevelARE YOU A ZANKLI?M.J. Duffy, Queen of the paranormal romance novel is turning up the heat with "Lost Love," the first book ... read more >>
Trilogy Entertainment Sheds Light On Nightlife
Written by Ashley Nash (Intern) 18 June 2012
Trilogy Entertainment Trilogy Entertainment Sheds Light On NightlifeBy Ashley Nash Sentinel InternTrilogy Entertainment sheds light on nightlife and provides young adults with an uncompromising alternative. ... read more >>
Sheryl Lee Ralph Named Ambassador of 6th Leimert Park Village Book Fair
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 June 2012
Sheryl Lee Ralph Named Ambassador of 6th Leimert Park Village Book Fair  Sheryl Lee RalphBy Sentinel News Service With continued success in film, television, theatre and music, Sheryl Lee Ralph adds another ... read more >>
Lennox Preschool Children Benefit from Teacher Who Tackles Challenges Head On
Written by Jennifer Quinonez 11 June 2012
Lennox Preschool Children Benefit from Teacher Who Tackles Challenges Head On By Jennifer Quinonez for Los Angeles Universal Preschool“This is how you wrap the baby, so she stays warm,” said Preschool ... read more >>
Grad Spotlight: Macy Hardley
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 08 June 2012
Macy HardleyMacy Hardley is a 4.41 GPA high school graduate with aspirations of becoming a doctor and/or astronaut. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer It’s that time of year once again…its graduation ... read more >>
Call for Applicaitons for Legislative Black Caucus 2012 Summer Youth Leadership Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 May 2012
 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR LEGISLATIVE BLACKCAUCUS 2012 SUMMER YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM  Sacramento - The California Legislative Black Caucus has issued a call for applications for its annual African ... read more >>
Nine students named Graduate Medalists at Fresno State
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 04 May 2012
Nine students named Graduate Medalists at Fresno State(May 4, 2012) – Nine top graduate students have been named Deans Graduate Medalists for the Class of 2012 at Fresno State, chosen as the outstanding ... read more >>

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