Community Mourns Passing of Dr. Billy Ingram
Written by Cora Jackson – Fossett (Religion Editor) 10 March 2011
Rev. Dr. Billy IngramBeloved Pastor, Husband, Father & FriendBy Cora Jackson-FossettSentinel Religion EditorThe sudden passing of Rev. Dr. Billy Ingram stunned the greater Los Angeles community and ... read more >>
Big Elections = Big Results!
Written by Brian Carter (Staff Writer) 10 March 2011
Parks, LaMotte and Wesson dominated and decimated in the elections as majority of measures ruled the ballots.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer"The 8th district is not for sale!" said the newly ... read more >>
Celebration of Life: Bertran F. Cooper, M.D.
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 March 2011
In Loving Memory of BERTRAN F. COOPER, M.D.February 8, 1950- March 6, 2005"That which was bitter to endure may be sweet to remember." - ProverbWe remember you with sweetness, gratitude and love. Bonnie, ... read more >>
Lumania Dixon Ganier
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 March 2011
Lumania Dixon Ganier, passed away on Monday, February 21, 2011 in Van Nuys, CA at the age of 86.Born in New Orleans, Louisiana on October 4, 1924, she was the second of six children to Lancelot and Julia ... read more >>
Celebration of Life: Audrey Jean Quarles
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 March 2011
A TRIBUTE TO A WOMAN WHO EPITOMIZED MOTHERHOOD AND COMMUNITY SERVICE"AUDREY WAS EVERYWHERE"On April 11, 1918, Audrey Mc Coy was the second of four children born to Jettie and Willie Mc Coy in a small ... read more >>
Make Good Happen in the Garden
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 March 2011
Lotus on the Nile Wellness Center in Los Angeles is hosting a yearlong series of workshops beginning March12th that teach the art of urban gardening. Whether you are a novice or an experienced gardener,  ... read more >>
Preston Anthony Minor Succumbs
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 March 2011
Preston Anthony Minor, with family by his side, passed away on Saturday, February 19, 2011 in Santa Clarita, California of lung cancer at the age of 63.Born on November 13, 1947 to Evelyn and the late ... read more >>
Boxer, Casey Laud Senate Passage of Bill to Prevent Lawmakers from Being Paid During Government Shutdown
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 March 2011
Senators Urge Speaker Boehner to Swiftly Pass Companion Bill in the House Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Bob Casey (D-PA) today lauded the Senate's unanimous vote to pass their ... read more >>
Remembering A Comic Book Icon
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 March 2011
Dwayne Glenn McDuffieBlood SyndicateStatic ShockJustice League SeriesBen 10McDuffie blazed a bright trail for future African American writers in the comic book and animation industry.By Brian W. Carter, ... read more >>
26TH ANNUAL WOMEN OF THE YEAR AWARD
Written by Sentinel Newswire 03 March 2011
 Forescee Hogan-RowlesFORESCEE HOGAN-ROWLES NAMED SECOND DISTRICT HONOREE FOR 26TH ANNUAL WOMEN OF THE YEAR AWARD Los Angeles—Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas is pleased to announce that Forescee Hogan-Rowles, ... read more >>
Understanding the Propositions
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 March 2011
 Councilwoman Jan Perry of the 9th DistrictCouncilwoman Jan Perry speaks on the propositions in the upcoming elections and the importance of the vote.By Brian W. Carter. Sentinel Staff WriterJan Perry ... read more >>
Feinstein and Bass Host Leadership Luncheon
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 March 2011
From left to right are: Rev. Dr. Marvis Davis, pastor of New Bethel M.B. Church and president of the Baptist Ministerial Conference of Los Angeles and Vicinity; Rev. Michael Eagle, pastor of St. Mark A.M.E. ... read more >>
California NAACP Says Lack of Staff Diversity Will Present Future Problems for Redistricting Commission
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 March 2011
Ethnic Diversity should be a top priority in the Selection of Commission Staff SACRAMENTO, CA--The California State NAACP issued the following statement regarding today's selection of the staff for the ... read more >>
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Files Suit for $800,000 in Computer Kiosk Fraud Against African American Churches
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 March 2011
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris filed a lawsuit today seeking restitution and civil penalties totaling $803,100 in a scam that defrauded 33 African American churches in Southern California. Promoters ... read more >>
Wesson Grills City Officials on Obama Stimulus Spending
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 March 2011
Councilman Herb Wesson discussing the 10th district with President Barack Obama LOS ANGELES--Confronting an unemployment rate that has risen to13 percent, City Councilmember Herb Wesson grilled Los Angeles ... read more >>
Joseph “Joe” Dyer Pioneer Television Reporter, Passes
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 03 March 2011
Joseph "Joe" Dyer, the trailblazer The community has lost an icon and an activist, and television news has lost a standard bearer in media journalism. He was a pioneer journalist who broke racial barriers ... read more >>
Attorney General Harris Asks Federal Court to Restore the Right of Same-Sex Marriage
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 March 2011
  SAN FRANCISCO - Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today asked the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals to dismiss its order prohibiting same-sex marriages in California until an appeal of Proposition ... read more >>
Chief Charlie Beck, Is He a New Breed of Police Chief?
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 March 2011
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck --Photo Credit: Malcolm AliChief's staff (L to R) Assistant Chief Earl Paysinger, Mary Grady, Public Information Officer; the Chief; Deputy Chief Patrick Gannon --Photo Credit: ... read more >>
Danette Meyers: ‘Straight Outta Compton’
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 27 February 2011
Will Compton produce the next District Attorney of Los Angeles County?Danette Meyers came "Straight Outta Compton" and as a veteran prosecutor, she is heading in that directionBy Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel ... read more >>
George Washington Carver
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 25 February 2011
The Eminent George Washington Carverby Yussuf J. Simmonds"The Wizard of Tuskegee"Sunrise: 1864--Sunset: 1943"In honor of Black History Month, the Sentinel presents on the country's foremost scientist" ... read more >>
Celebrating Black History by Winning the Future
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 February 2011
During Black History Month, the White House will feature African Americans from agencies throughout the Administration that contribute to the President's vision of winning the future. Copied below is a ... read more >>
Why We Should Continue to Celebrate Black History Month!!!
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 25 February 2011
By Gwen Lang JonesA great philosopher once stated "If you don't know your history, you are likely to repeat it." With this in mind, I reflected on my past, a similar path for which many of you have traveled. ... read more >>
SPECIAL BULLETIN MISSING PERSON: Raven Joy Campbell
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 February 2011
SPECIAL BULLETINMISSING PERSONCampbell, Raven Joy FB/31D.O.B.: 12-08-19775'04", 178 lbs., black hair, brown eyes.Unknown clothing description.FCN #2320921200314NCIC #M238243233Detectives from the Los ... read more >>
NAWBO Launches Accelerated Growth Series
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 February 2011
The NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development is a nonprofit educational foundation of the National Association of Women Business Owners(r) that strives to strengthen the wealth-creating capacity ... read more >>
Mentoring a future broadcaster
Written by Sentinel News Service 25 February 2011
Mentoring a future broadcaster - South Park Elementary School studentCedric Crook was among the student stand-outs at a recent "NBA Cares"event held at the school. Part of the NBA's All-Star festivities, ... read more >>

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