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Family Resource Center opens in Inglewood
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 23 July 2009
Family Resource Center opens in InglewoodBy Jason LewisSentinel Staff WriterL.A. Care Health Plan opened the new Family Resource Center in Inglewood. The new center will provide free health education and ... read more >>
Historic Number LEED Accredited Professionals at LAUSD
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
Historic Number LEED Accredited Professionals at LAUSD Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is proud to announce that it is a national leader among school districts in working with Leadership in ... read more >>
CSU Long Beach Tuition Hike
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
CNS--Just two months after approving a 10 percent tuition hike, the California State University Board of Trustees authorized another 20 percent increase in student fees today as it tries to compensate ... read more >>
Closing the Gap: When a Child Gets Expelled
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 July 2009
You had to leave work again after a call from the principal's office. Your child is always getting in trouble at school, but this time it is different. Instead of getting suspended, you are told that your ... read more >>
Taking control of post-prostate cancer issues
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
Prostate cancer affects more than 185,000 men in the United States each year, according to the American Cancer Society. About one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime, ... read more >>
5 tips to keep your home safe in an emergency
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
Over the years, Americans have endured many different types of tragedies and crises -- from Hurricane Katrina and Sept. 11 to countless tornadoes, earthquakes and other natural disasters. During these ... read more >>
Mayor Villaraigosa Launches Summer Youth Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
MAYOR VILLARAIGOSA LAUNCHES SUMMER YOUTH JOBS PROGRAM AT LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY COLLEGESThe program provides opportunities for summer youth employment and job skills training while students continue their ... read more >>
5th Annual LABBX
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
The fifth annual Los Angeles Black Book Expo (LABBX) will be held Saturday, August 22, from 11:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. in the Expo Center in Los Angeles. "Empowering Community Through Literature" is the ... read more >>
Superintendent Cortines’ Statement on Proposed Suspension of Prop. 98
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
Gov. Schwarzenegger's proposal to suspend Proposition 98 education funding is violating a promise California voters made to the children of this state.While LAUSD already has made deep cuts based on the ... read more >>
Jazz, Food, and Summer Fun Set for Central Avenue
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
Councilwoman Perry Announces Line-up for the 14th Annual Central Avenue Jazz Festival Scheduled for July 25 and 26This year the Central Avenue Jazz Festival celebrates its 14th Anniversary here in the ... read more >>
One Man’s Laughing Mission to Help Lift Spirits
Written by Janet Alston Jackson 16 July 2009
Sean Davis (top center) bringing on the laughs as the sole African American Clown featured in the “the Heavies” act of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. AFRICAN-AMERICAN CLOWN ... read more >>
What You Need to Know for a F.R.E.S.H. Balanced Life
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 July 2009
Mikki WadeWHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW FOR A F.R.E.S.H. BALANCED LIFE Do you believe a person set up for failure can be successful? Mikki Wade does... Born in Central Africa, Mikki's childhood was not an easy ... read more >>
Lee and Culbreath Celebrate Birthdays
Written by Cora Jackson - Fossett (Contributing Writer) 16 July 2009
(From left) Keisha Stewart, Faye Culbreath, Reginald Jone-Sawyer, Charisse Bremond and Rev. Eric Lee.Scores of well-wishers turned out on July 11 to celebrate the birthdays of Faith Culbreath and Rev. ... read more >>
NABJ to Honor Top National Journalist and Professor from Howard
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 July 2009
The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) has announced that for the first time in the history of its special honors, a professor and student from the same institution will be honored with Journalism ... read more >>
AACCFE to Feature Living Black History Presentation with Ivan J. Houston
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 July 2009
"Black Warriors: The Buffalo Soldiers of World War II" Author Chronicles His Experience in WWII's First Black Infantry Combat UnitOn Sunday, July 12 at 5 pm, the African American Catholic Center for Evangelization ... read more >>
Closing The Gap: The Love of Reading
Written by Taiesha Flenaugh (Contributing Writer) 09 July 2009
Simply knowing how to read is not enough. A love for reading is crucial in helping a child become an independent learner. I read to my daughter since she was born. She learned to read with beginning books ... read more >>
Black Males Matter in Classrooms
Written by Gary L. Flowers NNPA Columnist 09 July 2009
"I think it is necessary for students to be exposed to a knowledge transfer system that is diverse in terms of those who are transferring the knowledge. And that diversity should look like the community." ... read more >>
Michael Jackson and the Media’s Madness
Written by Dr. Firpo W. Carr (Columnist) 02 July 2009
Crucified then; canonized now On June 3, 2005, about a week before the jury returned with verdicts on the multiple charges against Michael Jackson in his child molestation case, conservative MSNBC host ... read more >>
My Michael Jackson Encounters
Written by Janet Alston Jackson 02 July 2009
His Passing is Our Message For many years I have worked with celebrities when I was a publicist for CBS and ABC Television Networks. But none I have met made me “star struck” like Michael ... read more >>
The Jackson Family
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 02 July 2009
The family group made music history when their first four singles shot to Number one in 1970  Michael Jackson was one of the most gifted, and most of all popular recording artists of all time. Dominating ... read more >>
LAUSD Joins The National SupportMusic Coalition
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) the trade association of the international music products industry, announced today that the District ... read more >>
LAUSD KLCS-TV Prepares Viewers For Digital Format Changeover
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
In anticipation of all Los Angeles broadcasters turning off their analog transmitters and broadcasting in digital format effective June 12, KLCS-TV/DT, the education television station licensed to the ... read more >>
Economic Downturn Hurts Future Measure Q Bond Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) today announced that the current economic crisis is not only impacting the General Fund, but the District's Bond Program as well.  Like most homes in ... read more >>
LAUSD Board Member Marguerite LaMotte Hosts Student Leadership Conference
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
Students representing 13 middle and high schools participated in the 4th Annual Board District 1 Student Leadership Conference, hosted by LAUSD Board Member Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte.The event, held ... read more >>
ICEF Public Schools Receives $8.6 Million Grant To Support Expansion
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2009
Grant from CA Department of Education Will Provide Tuition-Free After-School Programs for 800 Students at the High-Performing Public Charter Schools  ICEF Public Schools today announced that it has ... read more >>

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