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Ms. Hattie We Hear You!
Written by WendyGladney Dean 25 March 2015
                As we continue to honor women this month, I am fascinated by the life of actress Hattie McDaniel.  She was born around the turn of the century in 1895 and lived less than 60 ... read more >>
“To Achieve Positive Results Collaboration Is A Must!”
Written by Wendy Gladney Dean 19 March 2015
                 Over the years I’ve learned in order to really make a good impact on the lives of people we serve, it is important to have key and positive collaborations.  Forgiving For ... read more >>
How Many Ripples Will You Leave Across The Ocean of Life?
Written by WendyGladney Dean 12 March 2015
    Mother Teresa once said, “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.”  Globally, I believe women cast many stones that not only create ... read more >>
“Is It Really Just Black or White?”
Written by wendyGladney Dean 26 February 2015
I recently went to see the movie starring Kevin Costner, Academy Award Winner Octavia Spencer, and Jillian Estell about a young biracial girl who is being raised by her maternal (white) grandfather and ... read more >>
“Are You Process Oriented or Outcome Focused?”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 19 February 2015
Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves.  The process never ends until we die.  And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.”  ... read more >>
Let’s Talk Hair: Hair Factory’s New York Remi Wave Review
Written by Nicole Williams, Staff Writer 13 February 2015
(Photo By: Nicole Williams) Product:  Hair Factory’s New York Remi Wave hair extensions, 18-inch Company: Hair Factory Location: Easthampton, Massachusetts/Online Website: www.hairfactory.com From ... read more >>
“How Do You Mend a Broken Heart”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 12 February 2015
    We often hear people say it is important to protect your heart.  This statement is true both literally and figuratively.  When we think of the word heart many things come to mind.   This time ... read more >>
“Does Your Life Speak of Love & Service”
Written by WEndyGladney Dean 30 January 2015
This past weekend I attended the home going service of a dear friend Dr. Carol Spellen.  I’ve had the honor and privilege of knowing Carol for close to a decade through another dear friend, sister ... read more >>
“A Mentor Can Come in Many Ways”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 23 January 2015
    January is National Mentoring Month.  As the Founder and President of Forgiving For Living, Inc., it has always been my goal to have mentoring as a key component to the work we do.  Our mission ... read more >>
“Keeping Our Eye on the Prize Can Be Difficult When We Don’t Know What the Prize is?”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 15 January 2015
    The precipice of where we stand to today is critical.  We are currently at the intersection of how our society will be judged in years to come.  We are told that we live in a great nation, if ... read more >>
“Vision Boards: If You Can See It You Can Achieve It!”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 08 January 2015
  Last week I talked about the importance of having a plan going into 2015.  This week I will share how to take a plan and put it in a format that makes it easy for us to visualize what we hope and ... read more >>
“Do You Have A Plan?”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 01 January 2015
    “Happy New Year!”  This time of year makes most of us look at what we accomplished over the past twelve months and assess what our goals are going to be in the year to come. If you are active ... read more >>
“We All Want Joy, Healing & Peace On Earth!”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 24 December 2014
    Merry CHRISTmas!  This is the time of year our home celebrates the birth of Jesus.  Chanukah, Kwanzaa, and other special celebrations also take place during this season.  No matter what faith ... read more >>
Wendy's Window
Written by WendyGladney Dean 12 December 2014
I come from the generation that watched Dr. Cliff Huxtable, aka William “Bill” Henry Cosby, on television and thought he was the perfect father and family man.  The problem is that was just an image.  ... read more >>
Simply Eartha
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 02 January 2014
Kitt Shapiro says about her mother, Eartha Kitt and Simply Eartha: “The story is my connection to my mother and… how I was brought up.” “I was blessed to be her only child,” said Shapiro. ... read more >>
Higher Scents For A Higher Mind & Body
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 20 December 2013
Hyacinth McLeod, Higher Scents Fragrance Oils Among some of the fragrances at Higher Scents Fragrance Oils are Amarige, Fifth Ave, Magie Noir, Tiffany, Volupte and White Shoulders. Body oils guaranteed ... read more >>
‘Pinot in the City’ brings Oregon Wine Country to Los Angeles
Written by Shonassee Shaver Sentinel Contributing Writer generalinfor@lasentinel.net 11 September 2013
The Willamette Winery presents 66 Willamette Valley wineries in the City of Los Angles. The Willamette Valley Wineries Association (WVWA) brings their best wine to Los Angeles for the first time ... read more >>
Urban Intimates
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 22 August 2013
Vontoba and Psyche Terry, owners of Urban Intimates Dynamic duo takes plus size to sexy Women come in many shapes and sizes, which many companies keep in mind and try to accommodate. Some companies ... read more >>
Women Embrace Natural Hair
Written by Brionna Lewis, Sentinel Contributing Writer 24 July 2013
If you haven’t noticed, kinky-curly natural hair is everywhere: in movies and magazines, in the cities and in the suburbs, from the runways of Paris to the sidewalks of Crenshaw Blvd. Across the world ... read more >>
2012 Komen Race for the Cure Opens to Raise Funds and Save Lives
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee 27 August 2012
2012 Komen Race for the Cure Opens to Raise Funds and Save Lives   By Cheryl Tillman Lee Family Editor Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA ... read more >>
Metro announces ExpressLanes Customer Walk-in Center in Gardena
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 July 2012
Metro and Caltrans Announce Availability of Metro ExpressLane FasTrak® Transponders for Fall Debut of I-110 Harbor Freeway ExpressLanes; San Bernardino Freeway Metro ExpressLanes Debut Early 2013         ... read more >>
Metro to Run Special Extended Service
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 July 2012
  Metro to Run Special Extended Service on All Rail Lines and Metro Orange Line for HARD Summer Music Festival        Got your tickets to HARD Summer Music Festival yet? If not, you’d better ... read more >>
Creating a Plan for the Future
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 June 2012
Creating a Plan for the Future Take the time to create a written financial plan with clear goalsWhat about the lifetime to follow? Whether this is your first or second wedding, your dream wedding or a ... read more >>
Celebrating Pioneer Womwn During Women's History Month
Written by Cheryl Tillman Lee (Family Editor) 30 March 2012
The Celebration of National Women's History Month has captured the authentic spirit of African Americans and gives form and inspiration to a new generation.By Cheryl Tillman LeeFamily EditorWinding down ... read more >>
Senior Profile on Dr. Branch
Written by Sentinel News Service 09 March 2012
Dr. Geraldine Branch, age 103, was born Oct. 20, 1908. In the 1930s. She went to New York Medical School on a scholarship. She always knew she wanted to work in medicine. She wanted to pursue a medical ... read more >>








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