Sandra Evers-Manly, BHERC President to Host Mother's Day Luncheon
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
Sandra Evers-Manly, President, Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center ("BHERC") and the BHERC Family will host their 5th Annual Mother's Day Luncheon on Sunday, May 10, 2009.  The BHERC Mother's ... read more >>
Junior Gents Honored
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 07 May 2009
Brother Joseph Gambrell helps one of the Alpha Gents tie a neck tie.  Photo Credit - Jason Lewis for Sentinel  The program, which is a part of the Chapter's Project Alpha program, is geared towards ... read more >>
6th Annual 5K Walk for Women Cancer Survivors
Written by Sentinel News Service 07 May 2009
Healing Odyssey announces its 6th Annual Empowerment Walk. The Empowerment Walk will be held at the Huntington Beach Central Park on Saturday, May 16, from 8a.m. until noon. It is one of our largest annual ... read more >>
The 9th Annual KJLH Women’s Health Forum
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 May 2009
The women of KJLH FM (102.3 FM) invite the public to it’s 9th annual free KJLH Women’s Health Forum, Saturday, May 2, 2009, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. “Many women tell ... read more >>
Blacks Suffer from the Greatest Hate Crime in Human History: HIV/AIDS
Written by Tony R. Wafford (Contributing Writer) 30 April 2009
By I was sitting in my family room early one morning like always, having my morning cup of coffee and reading the paper, when I ran across a story talking about a recent hate crime. As I read the story, ... read more >>
Health, Fitness to Play a Key Role at BBX
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
Health education, stress relief and exercise will play a prominent role at the Black Business Expo's 20th Reunion, May 1, 2 and 3 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. In addition to the exhibitors, food, ... read more >>
Partnership Promises Resurgence of Morris Brown College through Innovative Programs
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
A New Morris Brown soon to offer Online Education The Board of Trustees at Morris Brown College announces a partnership between Morris Brown College and the Education Online Services Corporation (EOServe ... read more >>
LAUSD Parent Community Service Branch Calling All Parents to Get Involved
Written by Janet Alston Jackson (Contributing Writer) 30 April 2009
You had to be fast to catch the charismatic man in the tan suit gliding around the Los Angeles School District's 13th Annual Parent Summit held at the Los Angeles Convention Center. One minute he was checking ... read more >>
Inglewood High School AVID Student awarded $20,000
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
Olevia Mitchell of Inglewood High School is one of 300 students nationwide to be awarded a $20,000 scholarship from the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation's Dell Scholars Program. More than $6 million ... read more >>
No Known Swine Flu Cases in Los Angeles Unified School District
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
To reassure students, their parents and guardians as well as staff, Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) Ramon C. Cortines sent out on Monday memos, parent letters and telephone messages indicating ... read more >>
CPSF Gives Scholarship
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 April 2009
The Celeste Prescott Scholarship Fund (CPSF) was formed in 2005 when Celeste Prescott, a vibrant and loving mother of three teenage children met her sudden and untimely demise. Celeste's middle son, Sy ... read more >>
138,000 in Scholarships
Written by Super User 23 April 2009
ALUMNI ACHIEVERS attending 2009 Affair of HonorPhoto by Valerie GoodloeMothers cried. Fathers beamed.  Sisters clapped and grandmothers said "Hallelujah!"The object of all this excitement? It was the ... read more >>
Legacy Ladies Celebrates 5th Anniversary
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 16 April 2009
2009 Scholarship Recipients: (L to R) Lady Beverly Ryder, recipients, Joseph Smith, Hyacinth Caprice Noble, Danielle LaTrice Hohnson, Alisha Lyn Johson, Noel Grigsby and Lady Brenda McDowell.  As the ... read more >>
Ladera Heights Supports Sickle Cell
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 April 2009
Sickle Cell is no stranger among African Americans. Many of our youth and adults have been diagnosed with this painful disease.The Ladera Heights Chapter of Top Ladies of Distinction Inc. works hard to ... read more >>
Los Angeles Children's Chorus Hosts Open House
Written by Sentinel News Service 16 April 2009
Los Angeles Children's Chorus (LACC) hosts a free open house to introduce families to its highly regarded choirs and acclaimed choral training program for youths on Saturday, April 18, 2009, from 2 p.m. ... read more >>
A Dream Maker Changing Lives
Written by Janet Alston Jackson 16 April 2009
 The single shots are of Richard LawsonThe multiple people in the shot are (Left to right:) Michele Blair Martin, Ryan Jackson, Richard Lawson, Jorge Ortiz, Taylor Hathorne and Austin JayeApril is Alcohol ... read more >>
Thirteenth Annual Parent Summit Expecting 5,000
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 April 2009
Parents are empowering parents with information and resources for the Los Angeles Unified School District's "Thirteenth Annual Parent Summit," Saturday April 25, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at the Los Angeles ... read more >>
Jenesse Salutes Chef G. Garvin as 2009 Silver Rose Honoree
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 April 2009
Jenesse is proud to salute Chef G. Garvin as one of the 2009 Silver Rose Honorees. Garvin will be recognized at the Silver Rose Awards Gala and Auction, Sunday, April 19 at the Beverly Hills Hotel and ... read more >>
Dermatologist, Psychiatrist Launch Web Blog
Written by Super User 09 April 2009
Dermatologist, Psychiatrist Authors of "The Beauty Prescription" Launch Weblog California-based dermatologist Debra Luftman, MD, and Florida-based psychiatrist Eva Ritvo, MD, have launched a weblog based ... read more >>
'No Turning Back': Teens Abuse HIV Drugs
Written by JIM SCIUTTO (Special to the Sentinel) 09 April 2009
Teens in South Africa Smoke Anti-Retroviral Drug Efavirenz for Cheap High  A drug intended to treat HIV and AIDS is sweeping the townships of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It is cheap and powerfully ... read more >>
Marrying at Sea, a Deciding Factor
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 09 April 2009
Spring is here, which means one thing, it's wedding season.In order to insure a well-planned wedding, you will have to determine a place and a budget. Ever thought about tying the knot or renewing your ... read more >>
GCC Takes Screening to a Higher Level
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 09 April 2009
Global Cardio Care clinic is the largest free standing medical and wellness clinic in the world managing deliverance of FDA approved enhanced external counter pulsation known as (EECP).Simply put, EECP ... read more >>
APADS Celebrate Women's History
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 April 2009
The APADS ladies stepped through the portals of the AKA Sorority House in their high heels and high fashion dresses. Accompanying them were the APADS gentlemen and their many guests.What better way to ... read more >>
Urban League's Neighborhood At Work Initiative With CHP Proving Effective
Written by Errica Dotson (Sentinel News Writer) 02 April 2009
Launched in 2007, The Neighborhoods at Work Initiative is a five year comprehensive plan to revitalize the Park Mesa Heights and Crenshaw community.Neighborhood safety is one very important part of this ... read more >>
Mayor Villaraigosa Statement on LAUSD Board’s Layoff Reprieve
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 April 2009
Mayor Villaraigosa issued the following statement this week following the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education's decision to delay a vote on teacher layoffs in order to pursue other ... read more >>