Third Annual Culinary Experience Gala
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 March 2009
Flavors of Los Angeles Benefit's The American Liver Foundation The Greater Los Angeles Division of the American Liver Foundation (ALF) will hold its third annual Flavors of Los Angeles event ... read more >>
Lakers to hold 10th Annual Youth Basketball camp
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
The Los Angeles Lakers will conduct "Camp Lakers", presented by dazadi.com, a youth basketball camp for boys ages 9-18, this July in two sessions, it was announced by the team. The camps ... read more >>
Your Child's Math Skills: An Investment That Always Pays Off
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
You may be surprised to know that an investment in your child's education doesn't necessarily include a deposit into a college savings account. Studies show that a child's academic foundation ... read more >>
LAUSD Breaks Ground On Valley Region High School #9
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) Board Member Julie Korenstein joined community members to break ground on Valley Region High School #9 today. Valley Region High School #9, located on ... read more >>
Susan G. Komen for the Cure Presents An Evening with Xernona
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Susan G. Komen for the Cure(r)'s Circle of Promise has partnered with civil rights icon, television pioneer and national ambassador of Circle of Promise, Ms. Xernona Clayton to engage, educate ... read more >>
Fresh and Healthy Tips for Delicious Dinners
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Whether dining out or making a night of it at home, it's easy to turn everyday meals into special treats by adding healthy, versatile and affordable options. With more than 40 years of experience, ... read more >>
Cooking Up Some Fun--Without the Heat
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
The Complete Book of Raw Food, Second Edition. Five New Chefs and over 400 Recipes. The Complete Book of Raw Food is now in its second edition. This book has been recognized as the most widely accepted ... read more >>
Colon Cancer Test Encouraged by American Cancer Society
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
Prevention and Early Detection Can Save Lives. African Americans continue to have higher incidences and death rates than other populations   Despite overwhelming evidence that screening test ... read more >>
CDU Urgent Care Clinic Delivers High Quality Service
Written by Sentinel News Service 12 March 2009
The Charles Drew University Urgent Care Clinic is delivering high quality and affordable health care for South Los Angeles residents. The clinic is equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic testing ... read more >>
City Of L.A. Inaugural Women's Fest to Feature Free Tennis Clinic
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2009
Venus and Serena Williams Tennis Academy's Le George Mauldin to Host with Local Journalist   The L.A. City Commission on the Status of Women will host their inaugural Women's Festival ... read more >>
African American Heritage Month Poster Contest
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2009
Mayor Villaraigosa to Present Awards to Winners of Student   The contest invited students from kindergarten through high school to explore aspects of African American Heritage while showcasing ... read more >>
LAUSD Historical Artifacts Bring Art to Life
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2009
Some of the Los Angeles Unified School District's (LAUSD) most precious treasures including oil paintings, drawings, photos and memorabilia have been catalogued for all schools to share. The ... read more >>
Nutrition Myths Debunked
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2009
Folklore and food lore often get mixed into a goulash of advice on nutrition. Well-meant advice covers when and what to eat, but it can be difficult to sort out the facts. Just in time for March, ... read more >>
Fighting The Sickle Cell Anemia Stigma
Written by JR Perry (Special to Sentinel) 05 March 2009
There's quite a lot of stigma toward the whole subject of sickle cell anemia. People can feel guilty because they carry a gene and they choose not to talk about it. So they need to talk about ... read more >>
The Closeted Nature of Some Black Men
Written by Wilbert C. Jordan, M.D., MPH 05 March 2009
The American public has now heard of the term Men on the Down-Low. It has become the colloquial term to refer to Black men who are bi-sexual. The concept is not new, and there are been other terms ... read more >>
Dorsey Black History Month Celebration Features Jesse Jackson, Cotton Club
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 05 March 2009
Susan Miller Dorsey High School, affectionately referred to as Dorsey High School, in Central Los Angeles, recently culminated Black History Month activities with a school assembly celebration that ... read more >>
City of L.A. to Host Inaugural Women's Festival
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2009
 The L.A. City Commission on the Status of Women will host their inaugural Women's Festival Saturday, March 7, at Jim Gilliam Park (4000 South La Brea Avenue Los Angeles). Themed, "Women ... read more >>
"Mentoring to Save A Generation"
Written by Torrence Brannon-Reese 05 March 2009
The 15th Annual Male Youth Conference, "Strategies for the Development of the African American Manchild" convened this past Saturday at Los Angeles Southwest Community College. The conference ... read more >>
In The Cut Barber Salon Community Announcement
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
Honor Roll Students, In appreciation for all your good efforts and achievements in school this semester, In The Cut barber salon want to show our gratitude to you. To Our Honor Roll and straight ... read more >>
African American Men's Health and Empowerment Summit
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
Sherri Shepherd, Dick Gregory and Norm Nixon set to Participate The Black Barbershop Health Outreach Programs is excited to announce that Sherri Shepherd, co-host of ABC's Emmy nominated The ... read more >>
Fight Pediatric AIDS, Student-Run Largest Held on West Coast
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
Students, Celebrities, Performers and Activist Unite at UCLA   The central motif of 2009 thus far has been hope - hope for change, hope for justice, hope for a newfound LOVE for fellow Americans ... read more >>
Top 5 Consequences to Bad Posture
Written by Dr. Damon Soraya 26 February 2009
We all live in a society where a huge emphasis is on looks. But one of the keys ways to maintain your looks that we often never think about is good posture. Remember, when your grandmother told you ... read more >>
King Reenacted at Martin Luther King Jr. Library
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
Educator Saul E. Lankster reenacted excerpts from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s famous, and not so famous, speeches at the Los Angeles County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library at 17906 South ... read more >>
Former Fremont Student Passes Army Training
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 February 2009
Army Pvt. Marvin A. Guillen has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and ... read more >>
The 2009 Spirit of Peace Awards
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 26 February 2009
Though the event honored three outstanding American heroes, who are African Americans, the true beneficiaries of the event were the young persons who were in attendance. The Spirit of Peace Awards ... read more >>

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