Ali “Ollie” Woodson — Former Temptations Member Dead at 58
Written by Reve’ Gipson (Contributing Writer) 03 June 2010
 Ali "Ollie" WoodsonBy Reve' GipsonSentinel Contributing WriterOllie Woodson died last Sunday after a battle with cancer (Leukemia) in California.  Born Ollie Creggett on September 12, 1951 in Detroit, ... read more >>
Caffie Greene — She fought to the end
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 June 2010
 Caffie GreeneThere are many Black women in the Los Angeles area who have a mother, a nurse and a protector to the community: Caffie Greene possessed all those attributes.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel ... read more >>
Candidates worthy of our vote!
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 June 2010
Kamala Harris | Danny Tabor | Maxine Waters Laura Richardson | Karen Bass | Jerome Horton Curren Price | Steve Bradford | Mike Davis Isadore Hall | Reginald Jones-Sawyer | Hector de la Torre Janice ... read more >>
COUNCILMEMBER JAN PERRY, CD-TECH, LADWP LAUNCH GREEN JOB TRAINING
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 May 2010
COUNCILMEMBER JAN PERRY, CD-TECH, LADWP LAUNCH GREEN JOB TRAINING FOR SOUTH L.A. COMMUNITYYoung students surround, from left to right: Denise Fairchild, CD Tech; Councilmember Jan Perry; Lorraine Paskett, ... read more >>
In Loving Memory of George Washington
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 George WashingtonGeorge Washington was born December 14, 1925 in Scott, Arkansas. He served in the Korean Conflict where he received the Bronze Medal of Honor, and the Vietnam Conflict.George moved ... read more >>
Edna Wilson’s Life Celebrated
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Edna M. WilsonThe celebration of the life of Mrs. Edna M. Wilson was celebrated on May 24, at the Figueroa Church of Christ. Mrs. Wilson was the wife the late Clint C. Wilson Sr., Sentinel cartoonist ... read more >>
Dr. Harold C. Brown, Jr., Ph.D.
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Dr. Harold C. Brown, Jr., Ph.D.Harold C. Brown, Jr., passed away peacefully with his family by his side, on May 5, 2010, he was 84 years old. Born in Topeka, Kansas, he was the first son of the four ... read more >>
Harry Edwards
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 27 May 2010
 Dr. Harry EdwardsThe Intellectual MilitantA Moment in Time: 1968 Olympic GamesKnown as 'A Rebel With a Cause,' he advocates passionately for the Black athlete in professional sportsYussuf J. SimmondsSentinel ... read more >>
A Rising Star
Written by Brittany Gardner (Contributing Writer) 27 May 2010
 Alexis AkingbadeBy Brittany GardnerSentinel Contributing WriterDriven by the addiction for much success and the desire to always do better, 14 year old Alexis Akingbade, a Los Angeles native, has proven ... read more >>
Dr. Eric Cornwell: ‘Straight Outta Compton’
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 27 May 2010
 Dr. Eric CornwellAs a recipient of the 2010 Cecil Cutting Award, Dr. Cornwell has placed Compton 'on the map' in a way that makes his hometown proud.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorAs ... read more >>
Villaraigosa Endorses Inglewood Mayor Pro Tem Danny Tabor
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Councilmember Danny TaborLos Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa endorses Inglewood Mayor pro tem Danny Tabor for MayorSentinel New ServiceLos Angeles Mayor Antonio ... read more >>
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 >>

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