Census Results Reveal Blacks Leaving Large Cities
Written by Dorothy Rowley (Special to NNPA from the AFRO-American Newspapers) 30 December 2010
Flight Could Dilute and Shift Black Political PowerBy Dorothy RowleySpecial to the NNPA from the AFRO-American Newspapers Black residents are increasingly departing large U.S. cities - a shift that could ... read more >>
How choosing you benefits everyone
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 December 2010
Can putting yourself first be considered an unselfish decision? When it comes to your health, the answer is yes. By putting your health first, you're not only staying well for you, but also for your loved ... read more >>
Think You’re Not at Risk for Flu? You Might be Dead Wrong
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 December 2010
African Americans are more likely to have certain long-term health conditions, such as asthma, diabetes, and heart disease than other racial groups. What many might not know is that having these illnesses ... read more >>
SCHOOL DISTRICT NOTIFIES STUDENTS AND TEACHERS OF POTENTIAL CHANGE TO “LAST HIRED, FIRST FIRED”
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 December 2010
SCHOOL DISTRICT NOTIFIES STUDENTS AND TEACHERS OF POTENTIAL CHANGE TO “LAST HIRED, FIRST FIRED” Superior Court Scheduled to Hold Final Hearing in January Los Angeles—The current practice of laying ... read more >>
State's Latest Tobacco Ads Debut
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 December 2010
California Health and Human Services Agency (CHHS) Secretary Kimberly Belshé and California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Director Dr. Mark Horton today premiered a series of new anti-tobacco television ... read more >>
Sun Chlorella, Going Green from the Inside Out
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 December 2010
A Call to Action on Earth Day: How to Detoxify the Body from Environmental ToxinsIn recent years, we have seen society embrace the concept of "going green" dedicating more time to finding solutions for ... read more >>
Crenshaw High School Achieves Second Highest Gain in Graduation Rates for LAUSD High Schools
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 December 2010
Crenshaw High School, once one of the fifteen lowest-performing schools in LAUSD, registered a 58% increase in graduation rate over the time period since the inception of GCEP, narrowing the gap versus ... read more >>
12th Annual Black College Expo Returns to L.A. Jan. 8
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 December 2010
Students accessing information Theresa Price, BCE founder with Melanie Fiona Colleges accepting students on the spotThe Black College Expo will return once again to Los Angeles for a twelfth year. The ... read more >>
Assemblyman Davis Collects Toys for Underserved Children
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 December 2010
The Assemblyman doing a duetAssemblyman Davis Hosts 2010 Holiday Celebration and Toy DriveAssemblyman Mike Davis hosted the 2010 Holiday Celebration & Toy Drive at the magnificent Natural History Museum, ... read more >>
Charlie’s Angeles Motorcycle & Social Club & Lil Eazy – E Provide Christmas for Family in Need
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick (Columnist) 23 December 2010
Charlie’s Angeles Motorcycle & Social Club & Lil Eazy – E Provide Christmas for Family in Need  WATTS - CHARLIE’S ANGELS MOTORCYCLE & SOCIAL CLUB along with LIL EAZY-E, the son of late ... read more >>
Rain Fails to Dampen Wesson’s Winter Wonderland
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 December 2010
Despite a steady down-pour of rain this past Saturday, the spirits of over 1,200 area residents were high as they braved the elements to enjoy Councilmember Herb Wesson's annual Winter Wonderland for ... read more >>
Recycled Clothing Finds a New Home Inside Next Generation Ford Focus
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Ford is using recycled cottons in the interior of the new 2012 Focus as part of carpet backing and sound absorption materialCotton from post-consumer, recycled blue jeans is an example of the material ... read more >>
Soul Cups Wins Spot on Food Network’s Cupcake Wars: Season Two
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Soul Cups Cupcake owner Celeste Alleyne was hand-picked from thousands of applicants to join the second season of the successful Food Network Show: Cupcake Wars. The show episode, entitled Walk of Fame, ... read more >>
Lost Love the Zankli Chronicle Book One
Written by M.J Duffy 17 December 2010
By. M.J Duffy"The story sizzles as Zankli descendant and soldier of fortune, Andre Dunn, and cosmetics heiress, Tyler Mueller, find love. Their passion for each other is ignited in a high- rise conference ... read more >>
Compton Holds Lighting of Holiday Tree of Hope
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
 Mark Ridley-Thomas, 2nd District Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors member, was joined by Governor Arnold Schwarznegger and other elected officials and community residents at the lighting of the ... read more >>
Ridley – Thomas Hosts Library Dedication Ceremony to Honor the Late Julian Dixon
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Joins Family, Friends to Unveil Plaque Honoring Dixon's Historic AchievementsSupervisor Ridley-Thomas and the Los Angeles County Public Library Department today hosted a special dedication ceremony at ... read more >>
Storytelling an Ancient Art
Written by Cherly Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 17 December 2010
By Cheryl Tillman LeeSentinel Family EditorBarbara H. Clark, a Windsor Hills resident is coordinator and creator of the highly regarded "Tell Me A Story," workshop and concert series conducted for the ... read more >>
API Recognition
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
LAUSD District 1 Board Member Marguerite LaMotte acknowledges Dr. DeWayne Davis, Principal, Audubon Middle School, for leading his school's team in increasing the API scores. Audubon's 75-point increase ... read more >>
BJASC Awards Scholarships to Future Journalists
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Black Journalist Association of Southern California continues it tradition of supporting promising journalist by awarding scholarships to nine college students. For more than 30 years the BJASC has annually ... read more >>
Billie Ward Frierson was selected as the National Association of University Women's - Woman of the Year
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Billie Ward Frierson was selected as the National Association of University Women's - Woman of the Year at the Capitol Hyatt in Washington D.C.  Frierson stated: "It's an honor to receive the National ... read more >>
Traditional Medicine
Written by Dr. Valinda Gueye 10 December 2010
Traditional Medicine By Dr. Valinda Gueye The times when allopathic medical care is actually needed, should be thought of by the patient as the times where time is not of the essence, and the disease ... read more >>
Afternoon Expressions
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Afternoon Expressions  It was a day of empowerment, motivation, and creativity, at the Ebell Club. "Traditionally, we have kicked off the Torch Awards with our program focused on fun and fashion. However, ... read more >>
Trinity Baptist Church holds Third Annual Blanket Drive
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Trinity Baptist Church holds Third Annual Blanket Drive with Brian Ferguson leading the way.It's that time of year again when the weather turns cold and sometimes rainy and wet. To help take the chill ... read more >>
Canine Companion for Independence Hosts Open House
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2010
Service Dog Organization Invites Public to Los Angeles OfficeCanine Companions for Independence will host a special open house at its Los Angeles office at 2312 Westwood Boulevard on Sunday, December 12, ... read more >>
I Choose Life, National Action Network, ACT Against AIDS Leadership Partner for Day
Written by Elizabeth Harris 09 December 2010
By Elizabeth Harris Tony Wafford and his I Choose Life Initiative has run a consistent, passionate awareness and testing campaign to help prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS in the Black community, and on ... read more >>

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