Actress, Janet MacLachlan passes at the age of 77
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 October 2010
A Young JanetJanet, as a history makerThe television and stage actress would pave an early road with her success as well as help the community.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterJanet MacLachlan, ... read more >>
Local teens got to visit 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 21 October 2010
Crenshaw Digital Media students. From Left to Right: Bryce Bailey 10th, Kevin Rivera 10th, Mia Henry 11th, Daphne Bradford, Founder & CEO of Mother of Many, Trestan Fairweather 11th, Esaul Parra 10th, ... read more >>
Compton City Attorney Scores Victory in Complex Fraud Case
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 21 October 2010
The amount of fraud that is pervasive in many city government, Compton is doing something recovering its stolen fundsSentinel Staff Report The City Attorney of Compton, Craig J. Cornwell, won jury verdicts ... read more >>
Black Farmers Still Wanting to Get Paid
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2010
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Urges Congressional Action on the Pigford Settlement Agreement WASHINGTON--Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today released the following statement on the need for Congressional ... read more >>
In Loving Memory of Arthur Carroll
Written by Super User 15 October 2010
Arthur Carroll, who departed this life on September 7, 2010, was born August 15, 1923 in St. Louis Missouri. He was the beloved son of Mazie Thompson Carroll and Lawerence E. Carroll. Arthur was the sixth ... read more >>
Rev. Jesse Jackson: Response Regarding IPO of AIA
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2010
Response from Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, regarding the IPO of AIA, a unit of American International Group (AIG).CHICAGO--The Rainbow PUSH Coalition ... read more >>
Taking Financial Control – Financial Education Workshop
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2010
Banking Industry Icon Byron K. Reed to Discuss Credit and the Housing Market at event hosted by Brotherhood Crusade and EXPO Center Sentinel Wire ServiceWells Fargo Senior Vice President and Community ... read more >>
High Desert African American voters seek to send one of their own to California State Assembly
Written by Super User 15 October 2010
Linda K. Jones High Desert African American voters seek to send one of their own to California State Assembly on November 2ndSentinel Wire ServiceEver since the great African American migration of the ... read more >>
Mary Lou Poindexter Celebrates 100 Years of Life
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 October 2010
By Marilyn T. VentressOne hundred years ago, one thousand six hundred miles away, Mary Lou Casey was born, the sixth child of thirteen, born to Will and Lizzie Casey. The young Casey began her life on ... read more >>
President Barack Obama Endorses Kamala Harris for California Attorney General
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 October 2010
Kamala Harris D.A. of San Francisco with Presidente Barak Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. SAN FRANCISCO--President Barack Obama has endorsed San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris in her candidacy ... read more >>
U.S. Attorney Andre Birotte, Jr., a Prosecutor's Prosecutor
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 14 October 2010
The Honorable Andre Birotte, Jr., United States Attorney, Central District of CaliforniaHe is the first African American appointed by President Barack Obama to be the United States Attorney for the Central ... read more >>
Taste of Soul Beer Garden to help those in need
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
The Garden will be one of the main attractions at this year's Taste of Soul. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterTaste of Soul is sure to be the happening place Sat., Oct. 16. From entertainment ... read more >>
It's Here, Taste of Soul
Written by Brian Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
Phil PerryAlana HylandCymphonique MillThe 5th Annual Taste of Soul is kicking off this Saturday on Crenshaw Blvd!By Brain W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterYou've missed it. It seems like it's been gone way ... read more >>
Ernest Lee Thomas is what's happenin'!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
Ernest Lee Thomas Thomas will be at Taste of Soul promoting a new book and greeting the crowd. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterWe all remember him as Roger "Raj" Thomas from the popular late ... read more >>
Mother of Many gives students a jumpstart in life skills
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
Mother of Many program, "Cooking Live with Crenshaw and Dorsey" Daphne Bradford wants to enrich student lives by giving them valuable exposure to a variety of skills. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff ... read more >>
3 strikes and I'm still here!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
    Gladys Wesson-Strickland is a cancer survivor who continues to beat the odds. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer"I know now how precious life is and that it is too short," said Gladys Wesson-Strickland. ... read more >>
Eloise Laws is a cancer survivor 4 years strong!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 14 October 2010
Laws overcame the disease with personal fortitude, family and God. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterEloise Laws is an entertainer, singer and actress born from a family of musicians. Originally ... read more >>
Black Leaders Voicing Concerns about Proposed Regulations That Would Restrict Federal Student Aid to Career Colleges
Written by Michael K. Frisby 14 October 2010
Black Leaders Voicing Concerns about Proposed Regulations That Would Restrict Federal Student Aid to Career Colleges1.2 Million Minority Students Attend Institutions Impacted by Draft RulesBy Michael K. ... read more >>
GOP Pledges Tea Party Lynching
Written by Isaac Adul Haqq (Contributing Writer) 14 October 2010
GOP PLEDGES TEA PARTY LYCHINGRacist Strategy Depends on Low Minority TurnoutBy ISAAC ABDUL HAQQIn a stunning display of bigotry and viciousness, powerful Republicans are raising millions of dollars to ... read more >>

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Rev. Jackson Displays Economic Vision at Global Auto Summit
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds, Sentinel Managing Editor 07 October 2010
 Mark Reuss, President of General Motors; Kevin Williams, President of GM, Canada and recipient of the Trailblazer award; and Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. founder and president of Rainbow PUSH Coalition, ... read more >>
ICEF Charter School at risk of closing
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 07 October 2010
According to news report, 4500 students may be forced to find alternative education and 90 percent of them are African AmericansBy Brian Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer         The Inner City Education ... read more >>
TEARFUL CELEBRATION MARKS OPENING OF NEW SKATE PARK
Written by Contributing News 01 October 2010
The dedication of the new Charmette Bonpua Skate Park at Rancho Cienega Park was a tearful celebration.  Led by Councilmember Herb Wesson and Rob Dyrdek, world renowned skateboard champion and MTV star ... read more >>
4th ANNUAL WALK FOR LUPUS NOW SURPASSES FUNDRAISING GOAL
Written by Contributing Writer 01 October 2010
Photo of Team Captains with 2 team members (all lupus survivors) left to right: Stephanie Scoggins, walker, Terry Simon, walker, Pamela Bernard, captain, and Wendy Rodgers, Co-CaptainPhoto by Herbert Lewis4th ... read more >>
David Hollaway is making education fun again
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 September 2010
'The Witty Bitty bunch' are some of the characters Hollaway created for his books Hollaway and his company, Quackenworth are invested in educating children with original characters, ideas and programs.By ... read more >>
Artist Feature: Carmen Gray
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 30 September 2010
Art piece by Carmen GrayCarmen Gray paints inspiration on a canvas of opportunity.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterArt is something that does not need an interpreter because you are the interpreter. ... read more >>

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