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LAPD and LAFD Tip off Summer Activities
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 10 June 2010
LAPD and LAFD Tip off Summer ActivitiesBoth departments are coming out to educate and party with the public as summer vacation beginsBy Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterOn Saturday, June 12, come out ... read more >>
Black L.A.
Written by Joy Childs (Contributing Writer) 10 June 2010
Black L.A. By Joy ChildsSentinel Contributing WriterIn what he described as an eight-year labor of love, Dr. Darnell Hunt announced the completion of "Black Los Angeles: American Dreams and Racial Realities" ... read more >>
Compton Gets ‘New’ Police Department
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 June 2010
Compton's Badge of HonorThe vote is in: there will be a new Compton Police Department. It will be better and more efficiently run than the previous department, according to those in the know.By Yussuf ... read more >>
U.S. Congressional Hearing Blasts Comcast
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 June 2010
(Left to right) Rep. Steve Cohen, Rep Maxine Waters, Chairman John Conyers, a staff assistant, Rep. Louie Gohmert and Rep. Judy Chu The Committee on the Judiciary conducted a four-hour hearing to hear ... read more >>
Kamala Harris Wins Primary
Written by Joy Childs (Sentinel Contributing Writer) 09 June 2010
Kamala HarrisShe is now the official Democratic candidate for the office of the Attorney General of CaliforniaBy Joy ChildsSentinel Contributing WriterAs it turns out, Kamala Harris was worthy not only ... read more >>
Bakewell Family to Purchase LA Watts Times
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Entertainment Editor) 09 June 2010
Publishers Celebrate Historic Change. Melanie Polk and Danny J. Bakewell, Sr. (Photo Credit: Brittani Tilford)Brandon I. BrooksEntertainment EditorPublishers of two of Los Angeles' most historic Black ... read more >>
Caffie Greene Funeral Arrangements
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2010
Caffie Greene  Final Arrangements   Monday, June 7th 10:00 am Tabernacle of Faith 1138 S. Central Avenue read more >>
Urban Driver: Mercedes E 350 - 5 Passenger Sedan
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2010
Urban Driver: Mercedes E 350 – 5 Passenger SedanTelevision commercials tout the fact that this is the ninth generation of the E-class. The 2010 Mercedes E 350 sedan sets the bar for sedan performance, ... read more >>
URBAN DRIVER: 2010 Tahoe 4WD Hybrid
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2010
Urban Driver: 2010 Tahoe 4WD HybridThe greening of the SUV is now in full bloom with the arrival of the 2010 Tahoe Hybrid. The Tahoe  a longtime favorite of sports utility aficionados is ready to move ... read more >>
Sentinel Press Conference — Racist Hallmark Card
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2010
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Honoring the Honorable Bettye Anderson
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 June 2010
 Bettye Anderson (center) receives Women of the Year Award from the State of California Legislature. Bettye Anderson has dedicated herself to helping those that are less fortunate.By Brian W. CarterSentinel ... read more >>
The North African Connection
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 June 2010
 Icelandic volcano eruptionMap of North AfricaAnnoyed and miserable travelers may have a better way getting around future Volcano eruptions by utilizing North Africa's travel ports.By Yussuf J. SimmondsManaging ... read more >>
Fathers of Black Music & Entertainment
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 June 2010
LEGENDSThey were the force that gave Black music guidance, expression and an outlet to the worldBy Yussuf J. SimmondsManaging EditorAlong with Berry Gordy, the Motown master, the ABC of career building ... read more >>
Rev. Jackson Endorses Reggie Jones-Sawyer for Assembly
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 June 2010
 Civil rights leader Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr. and California Democratic Party Secretary and candidate for State Assembly District 47 Reggie Jones-Sawyer, Sun., May 30, at First A.M.E. Church in Los ... read more >>
Jaaye Person-Lynn Swearing-In Ceremony
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 June 2010
 Jaaye Person-Lynn, son of Dr. Kwaku and Isidra Person-Lynn, recently passed the California Bar, and was sworn in last week as an attorney.  He is currently employed with the Los Angeles County Public ... read more >>
Reverend Jesse Jackson Endorses Karen Bass’ Congressional Bid
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 June 2010
 Speaker Emeritus Karen Bass and Reverend Jesse JacksonReverend Jesse Jackson endorses Bass' congressional bid; Leaders announce efforts to protect Californians facing home foreclosuresSentinel News ... read more >>
Wesson Announces Approval of Major New Retail Center
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 June 2010
 Councilmember Herb Wesson has announced the Los Angeles City Council's approval of Phase 2 of Midtown Crossings, a major new retail center at Pico and San Vicente Boulevards in the 10th Council District ... read more >>
Building named in honor of Lillian Harkless-Mobley
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 June 2010
 (Left to right) Congresswoman Maxine Waters, MWEPC Principal Dr. Janet Clark, LAUSD Board Member Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte, Lillian Harkless-Mobley (seated)Building named in honor of Lillian Harkless-Mobley ... read more >>
Ali “Ollie” Woodson — Former Temptations Member Dead at 58
Written by Reve’ Gipson (Contributing Writer) 03 June 2010
 Ali "Ollie" WoodsonBy Reve' GipsonSentinel Contributing WriterOllie Woodson died last Sunday after a battle with cancer (Leukemia) in California.  Born Ollie Creggett on September 12, 1951 in Detroit, ... read more >>
Caffie Greene — She fought to the end
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 June 2010
 Caffie GreeneThere are many Black women in the Los Angeles area who have a mother, a nurse and a protector to the community: Caffie Greene possessed all those attributes.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel ... read more >>
Candidates worthy of our vote!
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 June 2010
Kamala Harris | Danny Tabor | Maxine Waters Laura Richardson | Karen Bass | Jerome Horton Curren Price | Steve Bradford | Mike Davis Isadore Hall | Reginald Jones-Sawyer | Hector de la Torre Janice ... read more >>
COUNCILMEMBER JAN PERRY, CD-TECH, LADWP LAUNCH GREEN JOB TRAINING
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 May 2010
COUNCILMEMBER JAN PERRY, CD-TECH, LADWP LAUNCH GREEN JOB TRAINING FOR SOUTH L.A. COMMUNITYYoung students surround, from left to right: Denise Fairchild, CD Tech; Councilmember Jan Perry; Lorraine Paskett, ... read more >>
In Loving Memory of George Washington
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 George WashingtonGeorge Washington was born December 14, 1925 in Scott, Arkansas. He served in the Korean Conflict where he received the Bronze Medal of Honor, and the Vietnam Conflict.George moved ... read more >>
Edna Wilson’s Life Celebrated
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Edna M. WilsonThe celebration of the life of Mrs. Edna M. Wilson was celebrated on May 24, at the Figueroa Church of Christ. Mrs. Wilson was the wife the late Clint C. Wilson Sr., Sentinel cartoonist ... read more >>
Dr. Harold C. Brown, Jr., Ph.D.
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Dr. Harold C. Brown, Jr., Ph.D.Harold C. Brown, Jr., passed away peacefully with his family by his side, on May 5, 2010, he was 84 years old. Born in Topeka, Kansas, he was the first son of the four ... read more >>

 

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