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 >>
Celebrating 102 Years: Mitchell McNair
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 June 2011
Born to Molly Scot and James McNair in Thornton, Arkansas, the now 102-year-old Mitchell McNair is still planting his garden of tomatoes, green beans, and squash, and is looking forward to next year's ... read more >>
Golf Club Check to Benefit Heart Assoc.
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 June 2011
Doris LaCour and Jennifer HopsonRecently, 'Tee Divas and Tee Dudes Golf Club' presented a check for $10,000 to Jennifer Hopson, director of African American Health Equity of the American Heart Association ... read more >>
Prom Dreams Come True for High School Seniors
Written by Cherly Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 31 May 2011
Freshman, sophomore and junior proms occur, but are usually not considered as important as the senior promBy Cheryl Tillman LeeFamily EditorIt's prom season and a Prom Queen and Prom King is selected. ... read more >>
Alpha Kappa Alpha's Alpha Gamma Omega Chapter
Written by Sentinel News Service 31 May 2011
The Economic Development Committee of Alpha Gamma Omega Chapter held its signature project, AGO Annual Job Corp Day Presentations by conducting a series of workshops for more than 150 students at the Los ... read more >>
Escuela Plus: Dr. Sandra Roussell’s New Venture
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 31 May 2011
It was revealed at an International Montessori Society Board retreat on April 25, that Dr. Sandra Roussell and the International Montessori Society have formed a partnership.  Roussell was the founder ... read more >>
The Los Angeles NAACP Presents Career Awareness Day
Written by Sentinel News Service 31 May 2011
"Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater ... read more >>
Stovall Foundation to hold Annual Scholarship Awards Luncheon
Written by Cherly Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 31 May 2011
By Cheryl Tillman LeeFamily EditorThe Stovall Educational Uplift Foundation can be summed up in three words as being: informative entertaining and awesome. The foundation will hold its 13th Annual Scholarship ... read more >>
African Liberation Day
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2011
Celebration & Commemoration"For the Liberation and Struggle of African Peoples Everywhere"The Organization Us will hold its 48th Annual African Liberation Day celebration Monday, May 30, 5-8 pm at ... read more >>
Verbum Dei Celebrates National Commitment Day
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2011
Graduating senior, Traveon Cason, with Proud Mom showing their destination: Santa Clara University. Graduating senior, Martin Rincon announcing Georgetown University as his Fall destination. Seniors announce ... read more >>
Bible Quiz-o-Rama Showed the Youth Approved!
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 19 May 2011
(From Left To Right) Front: Nicole Tobin (Team Leader), Cecelee Sutherland, Shardel Hodge, Erica Tobin, Glen Samuel Shangari, Elder Lloyd Stoll;Back: Pastor Lawrence S. Dorsey, Sr., Veronique McMillian, ... read more >>
Brittiana’s Legacy Continues as Jill Scott Host BrittiCares 6th Annual ‘Smile for Life’ Run/Walk
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 19 May 2011
Jill Scott with her nephew, Amir.Getting ready to walkBy Elzena RankinsBrittiCares International hosted their 6th Annual "Smile for Life" 5k run/walk on Saturday May 14, 2011 at Kenneth Hahn Park. Founders ... read more >>
Title: Estelle for Humanity to Hold their 10th Annual Award Ceremony
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 May 2011
It will be an astounding evening of celebration and honor for the Honor Thy Father honorees who are the true pillars of family, businesses and community. The highly anticipated 10th Annual Honor Thy Father ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Announces 37th District Arts Competition Winners
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 May 2011
WASHINGTON DC--Congresswoman Laura Richardson (D CA37) today announced the winners of the annual Congressional Arts Competition which hosted its awards reception on May 6, 2011 at California State University ... read more >>
Education: the civil rights struggle
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 17 May 2011
Improving education for Black students has always been an uphill battle even before Brown v. Board of Education in 1954By Yussuf J. SimmondsSince the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision, Brown v the Topeka ... read more >>
Coronary Health Improvement Project Helped 80 Families
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 May 2011
CHIP (CORONARY HEALTH IMPROVEMENT PROJECT) HELPED 80 FAMILIES IMPROVE THEIR HEALTH In 2010 CHIP, an educationally intensive lifestyle intervention program with more than 50,000 graduates worldwide, has ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson to Observe May as Women’s Health Month
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 17 May 2011
WASHINGTON DC--Congresswoman Laura Richardson (D CA37) today announced that she is joining all Californians in observing May as Women's Health Month and welcomes the constituents of the 37th Congressional ... read more >>
‘Getting a Grip on Technology:’ Free Technology Seminar Puts You in Control
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 16 May 2011
South Los Angeles residents are invited to join AARP, Brotherhood Crusade, Los Angeles Recreation and Parks Department and the EXPO Center for a community seminar that shares about the latest technology, ... read more >>
The Rose Breast Cancer Society Set to Honor ‘Mother of the Year ‘
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 09 May 2011
The Rose Breast Cancer Society will hold its Art & Wellness Expo. on Sunday, May 22, 2011 at the newly remodeled Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City.This year's honorees include Angel of the Year, Randal ... read more >>
Community Leaders
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 09 May 2011
On Saturday, March 26, 2011, the California Science Center's 13th annual Discovery Ball celebrated sustainable cuisine and culinary science by featuring the Golden State's top chefs and winemakers. Gala ... read more >>
Unprecedented Public Awareness Effort Set to Launch in May
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 May 2011
To assist families in the County most vulnerable to hungerThe County's Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) is putting the final touches on the May observance of "CalFresh Awareness Month," the ... read more >>

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