Breakfast at Crenshaw High
Written by Princess Manasseh Sentinel Intern 03 October 2013
(L-R) Mrs. William from the office of Marguerite LaMotte and Remon Corely, Principal of Crenshaw High School. Crenshaw High School Reaches Out to the Community Through Breakfast Crenshaw High School ... read more >>
Memorial Services for Cecil Fergerson Set for Saturday
Written by Jennifer Bihm Sentinel Staff Writer jennifer@lasentinel.net 28 September 2013
A memorial service will be held  Saturday September 28 for community activist, artist and curator Cecil Fergerson .  Fergerson died Wednesday September 18, in West Los Angeles, according to family ... read more >>
New Cal State University Chancellor
Written by Jennifer Bihm Sentinel Staff Writ jennifer@lasentinel.net 27 September 2013
Dr. Timothy White is responsible for the 23-campus system and is looking forward to the chance to give back. California State University Chancellor Dr. Timothy White didn’t seek out his position, ... read more >>
HAWTHORNE MURDER
Written by Sentinel News Services 27 September 2013
Authorities today announced that the stepfather of fatally stabbed Hawthorne woman was being sought for questioning as ``person of interest.''    The death in the 4800 block of West 118th Street was ... read more >>
Is California ready for the Obamacare roll out?
Written by Charlene Muhammad Sentinel Contributing Writer 26 September 2013
Dana Howard director of communications for Covered California answers questions at New America media briefing on Obamacare (Photo by Charlene Muhammad for Sentinel) Dr Sandra Cox executive director ... read more >>
Wesson Partners with Dymally Nursing School at Health Fair
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 September 2013
Council President Herb Wesson (right) has his blood pressure checked by Dymally School of Nursing staff and Dr. Shirley Evers-Manly (center), Interim Dean of the School of Nursing at Charles R. Drew ... read more >>
Black Journalists Association Hosts Healthcare Forum
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 September 2013
Angela Reddock The Black Journalists Association of Southern California, the local chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists, will host a community conversation to discuss the retiree, ... read more >>
Obama Reignites Push for Gun Legislation
Written by George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief 26 September 2013
President Barack Obama at the United Nations headquarters, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) In the wake of high-profile gun violence in the nation’s capital and  Chicago, ... read more >>
African American Community Leaders Rally for Slain Clerk
Written by Kenneth Miller Assistant Managing Editor kenneth@lasentinel.net 26 September 2013
JUSTICE FOR SANCHEZ: Led by National Action Network (NAN) West Coast leader K.W. Tullos (Center) and The Rev. Shane B. Scott (to his right) of Macedonia Baptist Church of Watts rallied behind the husband ... read more >>
MICHELLE AVAN:BOA Executive Practicing What She Preaches
Written by Xavier Higgs Sentinel Contributing Writer 26 September 2013
Michelle Avan, Director Southwest Market Administrative Manager for Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Photo by Valerie Goodloe Michelle Avan, Director Southwest Market Administrative Manager for Merrill ... read more >>
It’s a New Generation for Harold and Belle’s
Written by Brandon I. Brooks Managing Editor brandon@lasentinel.netKenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor kenneth@lasentinel.netJennifer Bihm Sentinel Staff Writer jennifer@lasentinel.net 26 September 2013
GENERATION NOW: Husband and wife Ryan and Jessica Legauxs officially took over the 43-year-old bastion of New Orleans cuisine Harold & Belle’s two years ago when his father Harold Legaux Jr. ... read more >>
LAPD Leadership:African Americans in High-Ranking Positions is for the Better
Written by Brian Carter Sentinel Staff Writer brian@lasentinel.netKenneth Miller Assistant Managing Editor kenneth@lasentinel.netBrandon I. Brooks Managing Editor brandon@lasentinel.net 26 September 2013
BORN FOR IT: Captain Paul A. Snell, a graduate of Jefferson High School and Occidental College in Los Angeles, is one of two captains at LAPD Southwest Division. (Brian Carter for Sentinel) COMMANDER ... read more >>
Brazil speech at UN lashes out at US spy program
Written by Lara Jakes AP National Security Writer 26 September 2013
Brazil's President Dilma Roussef waits to be introduced to address the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013 in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Brazil's president ... read more >>
Obama: To honor victims, we 'have to change'
Written by JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press 26 September 2013
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attend a memorial service for the victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting at Marine Barracks Washington Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. A gunman killed ... read more >>
The Black Women's Agenda Honors Five Agents Of Change At 36th Annual Symposium & Awards Luncheon
Written by Sentinel Wire Service 26 September 2013
Black Women's Agenda Honors Five & Inducts Congresswomen as Honorary Members - As part of its 36th Annual Symposium held in Washington, DC, The Black Women's Agenda, Inc. (BWA) welcomed several ... read more >>
Black Media Slighted as Spending Power Exceeds $1Trillion
Written by George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief 26 September 2013
Neilsen Senior Vice President Cheryl Pearson-McNeil says Black consumers should invest in companies that invest in them. {NNPA Photo by Ann Ragland) The study, “Resilient, Receptive and Relevant: ... read more >>
Black Children Among the Nation’s Poorest
Written by Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent 26 September 2013
Children's Defense Fund President and founder Marian Wright Edelman says U.S. needs to tackle hunger and hardship. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) As the American economy stumbles through an uneven  economic ... read more >>
Beverly White to MC Metro to Crenshaw Summit!
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 25 September 2013
Metro and the LA Sentinel are honored to announce that Beverly White, distinguished News Reporter from KNBC 4, will serve as the Mistress of Ceremonies for the Metro to Crenshaw/LAX Business Opportunities ... read more >>
Congresswoman Hahn to Host Telephone Town Hall on Healthcare
Written by Sentinel Wire Services 23 September 2013
With the Covered California Exchange online enrollment quickly approaching on Oct 1st, Congresswoman Janice Hahn is hosting a telephone town hall on healthcare on Wednesday, September 25th from 7pm to ... read more >>
Trinidad and Tobago at 51: The Evolution of the Steel Pan
Written by Michael D. Roberts pecial to the NNPA from the New York Carib News 20 September 2013
Darryl Reid plays the Steel Pan at the Trinidad and Tobago Caribbean cruise industry booth at the Seatrade Cruise Shipping convention Tuesday March 11, 2008 in Miami Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/David Adame) From ... read more >>
Affordable Care Act Enrollment Starts Oct. 1
Written by Cierra Duncan Special to the NNPA from The Houston Defender 20 September 2013
Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee at Obamacare forum. (Sentinel File Photo) Affordable Care Act enrollment goes into effect Oct. 1, and many uninsured Americans will begin comparing new health insurance rates. President ... read more >>
President Obama Names New Leadership to the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Written by Valerie Jarrett Special to the Sentinel 20 September 2013
Dr. Ivory Toldson Dr. George Cooper It is an exciting day at the White House, and across the country, as President Obama names two dynamic new leaders to head the White House Initiative on Historically ... read more >>
Farrakhan Delivers Stern Warnings to Obama, the Muslim World and Israel
Written by Ashahed A. Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final Call 20 September 2013
Louis Farrakhan speaks at the state capitol steps in Montgomery, Ala. on Friday June 14, 2013. Farrakhan and others are holding a caravan across Alabama to encourage the U.S. Supreme Court to save a ... read more >>
Wesson joined by NFL Great Freeney at Baldwin Hills Elementary
Written by Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor kenneth@lasentinel.net 20 September 2013
VISION FOR STUDENTS: Austin Beutner, founder of Vision To Learn, is joined by San Diego Charges star defensive end Dwight Freeney and Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson on Tuesday at Baldwin ... read more >>
Pasadena Approves Armenian Genocide Memorial Park
Written by Sentinel New Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 20 September 2013
Former Mayor Bill Paparian Leads Crusade In a packed chamber that spilled over into the hallway and a viewing room downstairs, the Pasadena City Council voted unanimously on recently to install an ... read more >>

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