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G&C Win $5M Katrina Contract
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Gene HaleSentinel News ServiceG&C Equipment Corporation has been awarded a $5 Million contract by Archer Western Corporation to supply material and equipment to help rebuild one of the levees that ... read more >>
Candidate for 47th Assembly District Refuses Contributions from Oil Companies
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Reggie Jones-SawyerReggie Jones-Sawyer, candidate for 47th Assembly District vows to support an end to oil drilling in Baldwin HillsSentinel News ServiceAlready endorsed by community heavy hitters ... read more >>
Wesson Leads West Adams Area Park Improvements
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Groundbreaking at the new Westside ParkSentinel News ServiceIn many areas of our inner city where there is rapidly increasing population density, there is very little open space and very few parks. ... read more >>
Students from Tom Bradley Elementary School Head to D.C.
Written by Niele Anderson (Religion Editor) 27 May 2010
 Students from Tom Bradley Elementary SchoolNiele AndersonSentinel Religion EditorFor the 2nd time David "Hollywood" Harrell will escort 30 5th graders from the Los Angeles area to visit Washington ... read more >>
Homeless, but hopeful
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 27 May 2010
 Bobby WhitenLocal homeless youth continues to strive for the best despite harsh circumstances.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterIt is a hard-knock-life for a lot of people out in the streets of ... read more >>
Kamala Harris for Attorney General
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 D.A. Kamala HarrisThe candidate, Kamala HarrisSentinel News ServiceSan Francisco District Attorney Kamala D. Harris is a candidate California Attorney General. When DA Harris won election as San Francisco's ... read more >>
Rep. Waters Challenges Banks
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 27 May 2010
 Congresswoman Maxine Waters and Mark Alston with brokers, realtors and agents. (Francis Taylor for Sentinel)Congresswoman Waters in front of the bank representatives. (Francis Taylor for Sentinel)Black ... read more >>
Expo Line Seeks Public Participation
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
Expo Line Seeks Public ParticipationPhase One of the Exposition Light Rail Transit Project is in the final stretch to completion and wants to add an addition station at Farmdale AvenueBy Yussuf J. SimmondsTitled ... read more >>
For the Liberation of African Peoples Everywhere
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
For the Liberation of African Peoples EverywhereThe Organization Us will hold its 48th Annual African Liberation Day celebration Monday, May 31, 5-8 pm at the African American Cultural Center, 3018 W 48th ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Honors Veterans, Service Members and Fallen Heroes
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
Congresswoman Richardson Honors Our Veterans, Service Members and Fallen Heroes for Their Sacrifices for and Dedication to Democracy Each year on Memorial Day, Americans come together to remember the sacrifices ... read more >>
Mentoring a Black Child
Written by Joy Childs (Contributing Writer) 27 May 2010
Mentoring a Black Child Do you have two days a month to mentor a child?By Joy ChildsSentinel Contributing WriterMaybe you missed, it but on April 28, 2010, President Obama signed a proclamation declaring ... read more >>
Rev. Jesse Jackson, 'Civil Rights Act Leads toward Hope & Healing'
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 May 2010
Rev. Jesse Jackson, 'Civil Rights Act Leads toward Hope & Healing'Paul's View Reminiscent of George WallaceRand Paul has opened his candidacy for the U. S. Senate from Kentucky by proposing a version ... read more >>
Passing the Mantle
Written by Niele Anderson (Religion Editor) 20 May 2010
 Rev. Dr. Cecil "Chip" Murray, John R. Tansey Chair of Christian Ethics in the School of Religion at the University of Southern California / Passing the Mantle Co-Principal Investigator gives lecture.USC ... read more >>
Whoopi Goldberg
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 20 May 2010
 Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi, the StarWhoopi, the ComicYussuf J. SimmondsManaging Editor 'Academy-Award, Emmy-Award, Grammy-Award and Tony-Award Winner'At the opening of "Motown 30," Whoopi Goldberg appeared ... read more >>
NAACP Legal Defend Fund Celebrates 70th Anniversary
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 May 2010
 Mortimer Caplin, of Caplin & Drysdale; John Payton, President and Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund; Karen Hastie Williams, member of the LDF Board of Directors; ... read more >>
Hotel program helps struggling people get a foothold on life
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 20 May 2010
 Faith Thomas and Rev. D.L. Wilson, Pastor BTH of Trueway Missionary Baptist ChurchHospitality Boot Camp is designed to help people learn skills to work in the hotel industry.By Brian W. CarterSentinel ... read more >>
Compton’s Series of Town Hall Meetings
Written by Francis Taylor (Contributing Writer) 20 May 2010
 Alita Godwin, City Clerk The city is moving ahead at full speed in an effort to get its citizens involved in whether or not to bring back the Compton Police Department.By Francis TaylorSentinel Contributing ... read more >>
2010 Strategy Session during Delta Day in Los Angeles
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 May 2010
 Delta Sigma Theta Soros from throughout Los Angeles gather on steps of City Hall with Councilwoman & Council President Pro Tempore Jan Perry and Councilman Bernard Parks during the 2010 Delta Day ... read more >>
Celebrating Our Black Prince: Malcolm X
Written by Evan Barnes (Sports Editor) 20 May 2010
 Malcolm XHAPPY BIRTHDAY, MALCOLM XWith his 85th birthday celebration this week, his message resonates as boldly as they did 50 years agoBy Evan Barnes, Sentinel Sports Editorand Nicholas P. Quarles, ... read more >>
Kwame Kilpatrick: Former Detroit mayor tells his story to the Black Press
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 20 May 2010
 Kwame KilpatrickSENTINEL EXCLUSIVEBrian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterOn Kwame Kilpatrick's website, the following statement was written by one of his previous constituents: "May God bless you and ... read more >>
'Obama threw me under the bus'
Written by Associated Press 20 May 2010
 President ObamaRev. Jeremiah WrightPresident's former pastor complains he is being ignored by the White HouseNEW YORK--The Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Barack Obama's controversial former pastor, said in ... read more >>
Early Learning Teachers Challenge Congress to Help Infants Toddlers
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 May 2010
Early Learning Teachers Challenge Congress to Help Infants Toddlers, Ease the Child Care Crisis for Parents Last week on Capitol Hill, family child care providers, Head Start teachers, family support and ... read more >>
National Service Agency's first Black CEO visits L.A. for City Year Summit
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 20 May 2010
National Service Agency's first Black CEO visits L.A. for City Year Summit Patrick Corvington will give keynote address on public service in Los Angeles.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterPatrick ... read more >>
CalWORKs' Deadly Blow to the Black Community
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 20 May 2010
CalWORKs' Deadly Blow to the Black CommunityThe budgetary axe always falls on those least able to resist--African Americans and the poor--whenever there is a fiscal crisis.Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing ... read more >>
Father and Son Legislators
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 May 2010
They shared elected offices within the familyLegacies are very important when traditions are handed down from parents to children. In the history of Black elected officials, that legacy is a rare phenomenon. ... read more >>

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