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Black History Month in Compton
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 February 2011
Entering the Compton zone In continuing its thrust to birth a new Compton, the city is embarking on an ambitious plan to celebrate Black History month.The following activities will take place throughout ... read more >>
Will the Fall of Egypt Affect Black America?
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 February 2011
Touted as a "March of Millions" the people of Egypt are confronting their government in a significant way... but what does that mean for Black America and Africa?By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing ... read more >>
Coming ... The HBCU Network
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 February 2011
Curtis Symonds, founder of HBCU NetworkFormer BET executive is launching a new network that will spotlight Black entertainment, sports and education.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterCurtis Symonds, ... read more >>
Governor Brown Addresses State of California
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 February 2011
Gov. Brown's budget proposal will mean the continued erosion to necessary programs, facilities and education.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterGovernor Brown gave his state of the state address ... read more >>
Get Ready for the Job Fair
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 February 2011
The 4th Annual Job Fair will start at 10:00am in Exposition Park with employers from numerous companies.By Brian W. Carter, Staff WriterThere will be a number of employers, businesses and organizations ... read more >>
L.A. Regional Foodbank Receives Grant to “Green” Its Facilities
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 03 February 2011
Grant will help the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank save $53,493 a yearAs hunger relief organizations continue to look for new ways to serve an increasing number of families who need help putting food ... read more >>
Ruth Mildred Williams
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 February 2011
Sunrise: July 21, 1931 - Sunset: January 25, 2011Ruth Mildred Finley was born on July 21st, 1931 in Lampasas, Texas to Fredrick Douglas Finley and Dilsie Borders. She was the second of the 3 daughters. ... read more >>
Local filmmaker passes
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 February 2011
Delven Rutledge, 47, director of hit film "Love Chronicles" The Los Angeles community is mourning the sudden death of one of its own, popular filmmaker and hip hop producer Delven Rutledge, 47, who died ... read more >>
A. Leon Higginbotham
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 28 January 2011
Judge A. Leon HigginbothamHigginbotham's literary masterpieceBy Yussuf J. SimmondsA. Leon Higginbotham"A Militant Jurist (Judge)"Some legal historians have described Judge A. Leon Higginbotham as one of ... read more >>
Dr. Ronald E. McNair Remembered
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 January 2011
25th Anniversary of the Challenger Space Shuttle Disaster, Ronald E. McNail Elementary School Hosts McNair Foundation Founder and President McNair Elementary School and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Tau Tau ... read more >>
4th Annual Job Fair
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 27 January 2011
The annual job fair is coming next month and ready to get people working once again.By Brian W. Carter, Staff WriterThe recession may be over, but unemployment is still running high. Many people were laid ... read more >>
Mitrice Richardson Image Illegally Used in Facebook Online Marketing Campaign
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 27 January 2011
 Dead Accurate Marketing is in hot water after illegally using a photo of Mitrice Richardson in a marketing campaign on Facebook for my.onlineeducationdepartment.org, a website promoting vocational degrees.Richardson, ... read more >>
Wesson Lights Up the 10th District
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 27 January 2011
Councilman Herb Wesson and soccer team As councilman, Herb Wesson has created a quality of life for the 10th district residents that stresses economic growth and a healthy standard of living via parks ... read more >>
Parks Pulls Marlton Square Out of Bankruptcy
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 January 2011
Marlton Square. Photo by Jason LewisArea to be developed. Photo by Jason Lewis Demolition to Begin Shortly on the former Santa Barbara Plaza, Construction to Restart on Buckingham Place Senior ApartmentsCouncilmember ... read more >>
Obama’s ‘Union’: ‘Move Together or Not at All’
Written by Ben Feller (AP White House Correspondent) 27 January 2011
President Barack Obama is applauded by Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker John Boehner on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011, while delivering his State of the Union address. (AP ... read more >>
James Butts, Mayor-Elect of Inglewood
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 January 2011
James Butts, Mayor-Elect of InglewoodAfter a final tally, the Inglewood city clerk announced Butts as the winner  By Sentinel StaffFor the past 12 months, the city of Inglewood has held three elections ... read more >>
Black Publishers Receive International Welcome from Governor of Virgin Islands
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) & Richette L. Haywood (NNPA Contributor) 27 January 2011
Equal Access Dominates Discussions During Black Newspaper Publishers ConferenceYussuf J. Simmonds, Editor, Los Angeles Sentinel                                           ... read more >>
Surviving Katrina: A Family's Story
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 20 January 2011
From Left to Right: Deane Tanner, granddaughter, Evher Peace, and daughter, Divine. Photo By Brian W. Carter Deane Tanner survived one of the worst disasters ever with courage and the kindness of strangers.By ... read more >>
The Nation honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 20 January 2011
Attorney General, Kamala HarrisParade in motionLocal radio station, Hot 92.3                 Photos by Brian W. Carter Martin Luther King Jr. was celebrated locally and nationally as people all ... read more >>
In Remembrance of Kelvin & Demetria Dorsey
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 January 2011
On Dec. 31 2010, husband and wife, Kelvin and Demetria Dorsey passed after a tragic hit and run accident at the corner of Florence and Crenshaw. The Dorseys succumbed to injuries at the scene of the accident. ... read more >>
Dr. Conrad Murray to Stand Trial in Michael Jackson’s Death
Written by Associated Press 14 January 2011
Dr. Conrad MurrayAP Story: Linda Deutsch contributed to this story. A judge has dealt the doctor charged in Michael Jackson's death two setbacks, bringing him a step closer to a trial that could end with ... read more >>
Freed After Being Convicted of Multiple Counts of Robbery
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 January 2011
Attorney Earl C. BroadyMaria Newton, 45 of Hollywood, was accused by the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office of participating in a robbery of Washington Mutual Bank in Santa Clarita on April ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Praises Signing of Vital Legislation to Extend DERA Act
Written by Sentinel News Service 14 January 2011
Bill will create jobs, save lives and improve nation's air qualityWASHINGTON, D.C.--Tuesday, Congresswoman Laura Richardson (D-CA 37) praised President Obama signing into law the Diesel Emissions Reduction ... read more >>
Michael Richardson thanks community for getting FBI involved in daughter’s death investigation
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick (Special to Sentinel) 13 January 2011
Michael Richardson and Jasmyne Cannick arrive for a press conference with Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca where Baca declared that the remains found in Malibu Canyon belong to Mitrice Richardson. Photo ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Issues Statement on Congresswoman Giffords
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 January 2011
"Having left, Washington D.C. less than 24 short hours ago, it is with great horror that I heard this morning about my friend Gabby, colleague Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and others who were deliberately shot. ... read more >>

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Sat Mar 7 8:00AM -
Love You Madly: A Portrait of Duke Ellington
Sat Mar 14 12:00AM
8th Annual TST Ten Minute Play Festival
Sat Mar 21 8:00AM -
Bananas!
Sun Mar 22 8:00AM -
Bananas!