WALMART FOUNDATION PROVIDES $50,000 GRANT TO SPECIAL NEEDS NETWORK FOR SUMMER CAMP PROGRAM
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 July 2011
WALMART FOUNDATION PROVIDES $50,000 GRANT TO SPECIAL NEEDS NETWORK FOR SUMMER CAMP PROGRAM Grant will help keep needed services for more than 200 children in underserved communities in South Los Angeles LOS ... read more >>
GLACVDC Confirms Two West Nile Positive Dead Birds
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 July 2011
The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) has confirmed its first West Nile virus (WNV) positive dead birds for the year. The two dead American Crows were collected in Cerritos (zip ... read more >>
Former Mayors Urge FCC to Approve AT&T/T-Mobile Merger
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2011
With the nation crawling out of a recession and the unemployment rate, particularly of African Americans, continuing to hover near record highs former mayors Shirley Franklin (Atlanta, GA), Ronald Dellums ... read more >>
L.A. Youth Scholars Win Big in San Francisco!
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2011
Young Black Scholars from L.A. area   -  Junior Division champions, Corrine Adams and Brianna Goodall, of St. Philomena Catholic School.Young Black Scholars from L.A. area - Senior Division champions, ... read more >>
Crenshaw High Students Go to China
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2011
The Kinseys with Crenshaw High students The Kinsey Collection and LA Urban League partner with Crenshaw High School to send students to China for cultural exchange programThe Kinsey Collection, Crenshaw ... read more >>
Saving Ourselves Sisters Workshop
Written by Lady Cage - Barile 01 July 2011
NATIONAL COUNCIL OF NEGRO WOMEN, INC. / Los Angeles View Park Section, Saving Ourselves Sisters (SOS) Workshop Graduates of May 21, 2011 ClassNCNW-L.A. View Park Section Presents Saving Ourselves Sisters ... read more >>
Free Meals to Be Provided
Written by Super User 01 July 2011
Free Meals to Be Provided                 Free meals for children 18 years of age and younger, will be provided July 5 thru August 26, by the FNCF Community Development Corporation.                 ... read more >>
The Rave debuts at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 30 June 2011
Ken Lombard For the past few months, there has been a lot of construction and renovation activities taking place at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, and this week it all comes to fruition. Under the ... read more >>
Compton grad receives scholarship award
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 June 2011
Tony Austin, scholarship recipientThe school year of 2010-2011 for some graduates has already ended and by the end of June many high school graduates will be looking forward to college. One very special ... read more >>
Supervisor Calls for Safety, Economic Protections for the Crenshaw/LAX Light Rail Corridor
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 June 2011
Supervisor Calls for Safety, Economic Protections for the Crenshaw/LAX Light Rail Corridor  Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas introduced a Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board motion ... read more >>
Panache Images
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 27 June 2011
It was May 8th, Mother's Day 2011 and business as usual for Panache Images Modeling Troupe.This date marked the 18th annual Mother's Day Fashion Drama performed by the troupe, and the theme, "Circus of ... read more >>
Christiane Roussell Selected as One of National Bar Assoc. Top 40 Under 40
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 27 June 2011
Christiane ("Chrissy") Roussell, Esq. has been selected by the National Bar Association as one of the top 40 lawyers under the age of 40 in the United States for 2011.  Founded in 1925, the NBA is the ... read more >>
Special Needs Network, Inc. Summer Inclusion Camp Attracts Major Community Support
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2011
SNN President Areva Martin with camp kids Special Needs Network, Inc. (SNN) summer camp program, Camp J-Pac receives the support of local elected officials State Senator Curren Price, Jr., Assemblymembers ... read more >>
Locke H.S. Graduate First 4 – Year Class Under Green Dot Operation
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 25 June 2011
Green Dot Public Schools announces graduation of 4 Locke High Schools on June 22 and 23: Animo Locke Tech, Animo Watts, Animo Locke 4 and Locke Launch to College Academies, including the first class of ... read more >>
Book Review: Surviving & Thriving 365 Facts in Black Economic History
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 June 2011
Book Review: Surviving & Thriving 365 Facts in Black Economic HistoryBy Julianne Malveaux & foreword by Cathy HughesBy Biko N. Poindexter-Hodge, Sentinel InternThe definition of the word surviving ... read more >>
Project Noble Cause is fighting Foreclosure
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2011
The non-profit organization hopes to arm the community with the tools to fight the foreclosure virus.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterForeclosure. The word no one wants to hear but it's blasting ... read more >>
5th Annual Leimert Park Village Book Fair
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2011
Sugar Ray Leonard Bob and Weave Into the 5th Annual Leimert Park Village Book FairBoxing Legend's Special Appearance Adds a Knockout Punch to Celebrity-Filled Line-up of AuthorsWith a jab, cross, uppercut ... read more >>
Assemblyman Mike Davis Salutes South Los Angeles Academic
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2011
Assemblyman Mike Davis (D-Los Angeles) paid tribute to South Los Angeles students who have achieved a 3.6 grade point average and above at the annual Academic Achievement Awards Reception. The Wallis ... read more >>
Spectacular: The Art Exhibition
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2011
  Artwork by Al HornsbyArt is an expression of the soul and it speaks to everyone. Be sure to check out Spectacular: The Art Exhibition kicking of July 1 through Monday, July 4 at the Radisson Hotel ... read more >>
Kinecta Federal Credit Union, Nix Financial and MoneyGram International to Honor “Fathers of the Community”
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 June 2011
Kinecta Federal Credit Union, Nix Financial and MoneyGram International to Honor “Fathers of the Community” On June 18, the Fathers of the Community breakfast will pay tribute to local men for their ... read more >>
High-risk minority groups being screened for diabetes
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 June 2011
Even for patients with insurance, screening is below desired levels Although people from certain ethnic groups are at high risk for getting diabetes and should be screened, a new study suggests that such ... read more >>
Leimert Park Village Book Fair Celebrates the Harlem Renaissance
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 June 2011
"A Great Day in Harlem" with a group portrait of 57 notable jazz musicians (photo credit-Art Kane)A Great Day in LALeimert Park Village Book Fair Celebrates the Harlem RenaissanceOn June 25th, thousands ... read more >>
Dr. Gensa B. Scott Holds Successful Annual Event
Written by Cherly Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 16 June 2011
 Dr. Gesna B. Scott, a music instructor, celebrated her 51st Annual Piano Recital on Sunday, June 13, at Calvary Baptist Church in Compton Calif.This auspicious occasion featured students of the pianoforte ... read more >>
Study: High-risk minority groups not being screened for diabetes
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2011
Even for patients with insurance, screening is below desired levels Although people from certain ethnic groups are at high risk for getting diabetes and should be screened, a new study suggests that such ... read more >>
Firefighters Hit the Streets to Fill the Boot
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2011
Los Angeles County Firefighters' to hold annual Fill the Boot campaign to help raise funds for neuromuscular diseases. On June 9th, 10th, and 11th Los Angeles County Firefighters will hold their annual ... read more >>

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