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Boxer, Roybal – Allard Introduce Communities of Color Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Act
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 August 2011
 Boxer, Roybal – Allard Introduce Communities of Color Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Act  Senate and House Legislation Seeks to Combat Rise in Teenage Pregnancy in Minority Communities Washington, ... read more >>
Mother Lillian Mobley laid to rest
Written by Biko N. Poindexter-Hodge, Sentinel Intern 04 August 2011
Mother Lillian MobleyTaking the final look Thousands packed Ward AME Church, to bid farewell and to celebration the life of a true community treasure The community lost one of its most precious matriarchs ... read more >>
Budget D-Day avoided
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 04 August 2011
President Obama signing the debt deal into law last TuesdayThe 111th Congress Despite the nay-sayers, the 'tea-partyers,' the hardliners, and the 'one-termers,' the Congress (both houses) passed a debt ... read more >>
Harry Roselmack, first Black primetime news anchor in France, visits the Sentinel
Written by Tasia Smith (Intern) 04 August 2011
Harry Roselmack, French television anchor. --Photo By Brian W. Carter Roselmack explores American diversity, media and politics on a State Department international leadership program Harry Roselmack, ... read more >>
The Man behind the King Monument: HARRY E. JOHNSON, SR.
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 04 August 2011
Harry E. Johnson, Sr. the man behind the monument. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. played a significant role in moving America, and indeed the world, towards the equality of all men, and in memorializing the ... read more >>
Open Letter to House Speaker John Boehner
Written by Blair H. Taylor 30 July 2011
Blair H. TaylorJuly 25, 2011Dear Mr. Boehner:I listened intently to your speech and the speech of  the President tonight.  I must say, I am saddened and even stunned by the approaches you are pursuing ... read more >>
Neurosurgeon Keith L. Black Honored
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 29 July 2011
Keith L. Black, MDThe prestigious award will be presented to the decorated doctor for his work in medicine and the community. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterOn Saturday, July 30, renowned neurosurgeon ... read more >>
LAAAWPPI Announces Appointment of New Executive Director
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 29 July 2011
Political Consultant Joy Atkinson becomes first to move into top executive positionLos Angeles African American Women's Public Policy Institute (LAAAWPPI), a non-partisan, non-profit public policy and ... read more >>
Neurosurgeon Keith L. Black Honored by National Urban League
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2011
COMMUNITY CORNERComptonOn July 19, Tuesday, Compton Mayor Eric Perrodin and city council members met to discuss a budget that would avoid a government shutdown. Unfortunately the result is a $1.2 million ... read more >>
City of LA Hosts NAACP Reception
Written by Cora Jackson – Fossett (Religion Editor) 29 July 2011
Among those attending the NAACP Reception were Assemblyman Steve Bradford, NAACP California State President Alice Hoffman, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Councilwoman Jan Perry, Wells Fargo Sr. Vice President ... read more >>
Los Angeles Citizens Group Challenges City on Proposed Downtown Stadium
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2011
Seeks minimum annual revenue guarantee earmarked for neighborhood improvements as condition for stadium development deal LA Neighbors United, a Los Angeles community group founded by a former CB Richard ... read more >>
PORTS OF LOS ANGELES AND LONG BEACH ANNOUNCE CLEAN AIR AWARD WINNERS
Written by Sentinel News Service 29 July 2011
Local Companies Recognized for Going Beyond Requirements to Reduce Emissions The Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have selected seven local maritime and cargo companies as this year’s recipients of ... read more >>
WELLS FARGO BANK HONORS CITY WITH $125,000 DONATION FOR 2011 HIRE LA’S YOUTH INITIATIVE
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 28 July 2011
From left: WIB Secretary Nona Randois, Wells Fargo Representative Byron Reed, WIB Treasurer Patricia Perez, City of Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa, Community Development Department General Manager Richard ... read more >>
Flag Flies at half-mast at Charles Drew University for Mother Lillian Mobley
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 July 2011
Charles Drew University flag flies at half mast for Lillian Mobley  photo credit LAURELL L. BLACK In a show of the greatest honor and respect, Dr. David M. Carlisle, president of Charles Drew University, ... read more >>
Prominent Harvard Professor called sentencing fair and just
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 July 2011
Professor Charles OgletreeKarl Rodney Harry Belafonte Prominent Harvard Professor called sentencing fair and just As one of his defense attorneys, Professor Charles Ogletree joined a chorus of Karl Rodney's ... read more >>
The Attorney General Speaks
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 28 July 2011
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris (PHOTO CREDIT-MALCOLM ALI)Clarence M. Mitchell, namesake of the memorial luncheon California's Attorney General, Kamala D. Harris, was the keynote speaker at the NAACP's ... read more >>
Obama's Compromise, GOP denies!
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 28 July 2011
President Barack Obama  Speaker John Boehner The White House and Capitol Hill--at a historic budget standstill!By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorAs the debt ceiling debate rages on in the ... read more >>
The matriarch of L.A.’s political dynasty succumbs
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 23 July 2011
Ramona Hahn with her husband of almost 50 years, the late Supervisor Kenneth Hahn. For over half a century, Ramona Hahn has been the beacon of light on the Hahn family in politics, social, community and ... read more >>
The Los Angeles Sentinel Sends Birthday Greeting to Nelson Mandela
Written by Tasia Smith (Intern) 23 July 2011
THE LOS ANGELES SENTINEL SENDS BIRTHDAY GREETINGS TO NELSON MANDELA, the greatest living statesman, freedom fighter and advocate for peace, freedom and democracy. In his long lifetime Mandela has transitioned ... read more >>
Budget Watch!
Written by Tasia Smith (Intern) 23 July 2011
The nation finally sees a breakthrough in debt ceiling talks--but is it already too late? Though the debt ceiling debate has been raging in Washington for weeks, during President Obama's Tuesday press ... read more >>
Million Dollar Window Cleaning
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 22 July 2011
Milton Smith aka Million Dollar Milt of KJLHNo-streak window cleaning comes with experience and satisfaction guaranteed. By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterMilton Smith, 65, is a jack-of-all-trades, ... read more >>
Winners of the 2011 Interethnic Relations Awards
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 July 2011
The Los Angeles Multicultural Leadership Network and New America Media (NAM) announced the winners of the first-ever Inter-Ethnic Relations Awards.These awards are given to the most illuminating reporting ... read more >>
Representative Janice Hahn sworn in
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 21 July 2011
Representative Janice Hahn of California's 36th Congressional DistrictAs the newly elected member of congress for the 36th district, Hahn will be back on the campaign trail in 2012, since she is only finishing ... read more >>
Kappa’s Konverge on Indiana to Celebrate 100 Years of Achievement
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 21 July 2011
The Noble Men of Kappa Alpha Psi FraternityKappa's Konverge on Indiana to Celebrate 100 years of Achievement.Danny J. Bakewell, Jr.Los Angeles Sentinel WriterThe Noble Men of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity ... read more >>
A True Community Treasure Passes On
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 21 July 2011
Mother Lillian Mobley, the community treasure To Lillian Mobley, the community was her child and she was a mother to 'us'--a comforter to the afflicted, the protector of the innocent, a defender in times ... read more >>

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Lonely Girl
Sat Jun 6 9:00AM -
Berean's Women's Ministries Weekend
Sat Jun 6 11:00AM - 5:00PM
21st Annual Gilmore Heritage Auto Show
Sun Jun 7 9:00AM -
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Tue Jul 14 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Taste of Farmers Market
Sun Aug 2 12:00PM - 3:00PM
L.A. Parent 35th Birthday Bash