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L.A. Care Awards $500,000 for a "New" King Hospital
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 April 2010
L.A. Care Awards $500,000 for a "New" King HospitalGrant will fund planning process to establish new non-profitJump starting the planning process for a new Martin Luther King (MLK) Hospital in South Los ... read more >>
Job-training grants to So. Cal. agencies
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 April 2010
Job-training grants to So. Cal. agencies  CNS--A handful of Southern California agencies received federal grants aimed at providing job-training for transportation-related positions, state officials ... read more >>
Local Democratic Clubs Announce Statewide Candidates Forum for South Bay/Long Beach Voters
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 April 2010
Local Democratic Clubs Announce Statewide Candidates Forum for South Bay/Long Beach VotersThe public is invited to a candidates forum featuring Democrats running for statewide offices appearing on the ... read more >>

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Famed Attorney Charles E. Lloyd Passes
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 01 April 2010
Famed Attorney Charles E. Lloyd Passes Attorney Charles E. Lloyd Attorney Charles E. Lloyd There was a time in the past when defendants needed a criminal lawyer, they would call "Lloyd," Charles E. Lloyd; ... read more >>
Bakewell Promises Black Newspapers Will Speak for Themselves
Written by Pharoh Marton (NNPA National Correspondent) 29 March 2010
NNPA Chairman Danny Bakewell gives “Power of the BlackPress” address at the National Press Club Luncheon in celebration ofBlack Press Week.NNPA Publishers with civil rights icon Congresswoman ... read more >>
Art Show at the African America Unity Center
Written by Brain W. Carter (Staff Writer) 28 March 2010
L to R Senator Curren Price, Charisse Bremond-Weaver, Eileen Forbes. L to R The artists: Kimberlee Minor-Pate (painting); Ikeem Murphy (painting); Stephanie Sheppard (photography); Yussuf J. Simmonds (copper); ... read more >>
Women Pioneers in (California) Politics
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 28 March 2010
Rep. Maxine Waters Rep. RichardsonRep. Barbara LeeFmr. Speaker Karen BassCouncil Mbr. Jan PerryD.A. Kamala HarrisFmr. Supvr. Yvonne V. BurkeLegends By Yussuf J. Simmonds "Women Pioneers in (California) ... read more >>
Jason Maddox Opens State-of-the-Art Photo Studio in Downtown Los Angeles
Written by Super User 28 March 2010
Jason Maddox StudioJason MaddoxJason Maddox Opens State-of-the-Art Photo Studio in Downtown Los Angeles His photographs have a unique quality. Some are reminiscent of paintings by the old masters. His ... read more >>
‘Give Back to Gro’
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 March 2010
 Mayor Villaraigosa Kicks Off LA.-wide Day of Service with "Give Back To Gro. Edible Garden Event"Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa and students plant vegetables at the new Saturn Street Elementary community ... read more >>
Assemblyman Davis Selects O.V. Smith as ‘Woman of the Year’
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 March 2010
Assemblyman Martin Garrick, the Minority Floor Leader, Speaker John Perez, O.V. Smith, Assemblyman Mike Davis and Assemblywoman Lori Salda–a, Speaker Pro Tem Assemblyman Mike Davis Selects O.V. ... read more >>
Oprah Winfrey settles lawsuit
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 March 2010
Oprah with girls from her Leadership AcademyOprah Winfrey settles lawsuitEven the doyenne of daytime television and a world renowned businesswoman and philanthropist is not immune from lawsuits.It could ... read more >>
Unarmed Man Fatally Shot by LAPD
Written by Shirley Hawkins (Contributing Writer) 26 March 2010
Korea town-site of the shootingUnarmed Man Fatally Shot by LAPDBy Shirley HawkinsSentinel Contributing WriterCommunity residents are outraged over the weekend shooting death of27-year-old African American ... read more >>
After 100 Years of Trying Obama Delivers Healthcare for the People
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 26 March 2010
A triumphant President Barack ObamaPresident Obama signing the Healthcare Reform Act bill  - Photo by Roy LewisAfter 100 years Obama Delivers Healthcare for the peopleIt was President Barack Obama's ... read more >>
Census Safety
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 March 2010
Census SafetyBeware fraudulent census takers and fake forms given out to steal vital information. By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterThe Census began this month and already people across the nation ... read more >>
DWP Hike
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
DWP HikeBy Christina VillacorteCity News ServiceThe Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to assert jurisdiction over a proposed rate hike approved by the Department of Water and Power board ... read more >>
Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III Named Legislator of the Year by the West Basin Municipal Water District
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Assemblymember Isadore Hall, III Named Legislator of the Year by the West Basin Municipal Water District Assistant Speaker pro Tempore Isadore Hall, III (D - Los Angeles) has been honored as the 2010 Legislator ... read more >>
Bradford to Lead Assembly Utilities and Commerce Committee
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Bradford to Lead Assembly Utilities and Commerce CommitteeTop priorities include energy efficiency and rate payer protection Assemblymember Steven C. Bradford (D-Gardena) today announced that he has been ... read more >>
Blacks in the Media
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 24 March 2010
Blacks in the MediaSurveys show African-Americans continue to suffer from poor media coverage and images.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff Writer"Image is everything" as the quote goes and unfortunately ... read more >>
Californians Missing Out on Over $1 Billion in Tax Refunds
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Californians Missing Out on Over $1 Billion in Tax RefundsBy Aaron GlantzCalifornia taxpayers are leaving more than $1.2 billion in tax refunds on the table, money that could be used to give working class ... read more >>
Earvin "Magic" Johnson Endorses Bass' Congressional Bid
Written by Sentinel News Service 18 March 2010
 Caption: California Assembly Speaker Emeritus Karen BassCaption: Earvin “Magic” JohnsonEarvin "Magic" Johnson Endorses Bass' Congressional Bid NBA Legend-turned-businessman Earvin "Magic" ... read more >>
First Time Nominees
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 18 March 2010
 Gabourey Sidibe on the red carpetSidibe as PreciousJennifer Hudson, the DreamgirlOprah Winfrey in the Color PurpleWhoopi Goldberg in the Color PurpleDiana Ross in Lady Sings the BluesFirst Time Nominees"Ladies ... read more >>
Haiti Debt Relief Bill Passes the House
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Congresswoman Waters reviews some of the plastic being used to shelter Haitians who have been left homeless by the earthquake. The Congresswoman remains concerned that unless all survivors are given access ... read more >>
First Lady Speaks on national issues
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 17 March 2010
First Lady Michelle ObamaFirst Lady speaks on national issuesMichelle Obama invests her time in being an advocate for health, education and family. By Brian W CarterSentinel Staff Writer President ... read more >>
Some Haitians Say They Feel Forgotten
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
Some Haitians Say They Feel ForgottenBy Guy DelvaNNPA Haiti CorrespondentPORT-AU-PRINCE (NNPA)--Many Haitians are still in desperate straits - and some even say they feel forgotten - as they crave for ... read more >>
PRESIDENT OBAMA MEETS WITH THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUS
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 March 2010
PRESIDENT OBAMA MEETS WITH THE CONGRESSIONAL BLACK CAUCUSRecently, President Obama met with members of the Congressional Black Caucus to discuss the economy, job creation and the need to pass health care ... read more >>



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