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All-women jury chosen for George Zimmerman’s trial in fatal Trayvon Martin shooting
Written by Associated Press 20 June 2013
Tracy Martin, right, and Sybrina Fulton, center, parents of Trayvon Martin, arrive with their attorney Benjamin Crump for the George Zimmerman trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Fla., Thursday, ... read more >>
It’s a New Day In Inglewood Dotson and Padilla Win Big
Written by KENNETH MILLER Assistant Managing Editor kenneth@lasentinel.net 12 June 2013
    Dotson, his family and staff Voters finally rid themselves of   Councilwoman Judy Dunlap     Inglewood voters ushered out an old era and brought in a new one when they overwhelmingly ... read more >>
Hallelujah! Leimert Park Will Have a Crenshaw Line Station
Written by KENNETH MILLER Assistant Managing Editor 24 May 2013
Mayor Villaraigosa, Sup. Ridley Thomas and Council Pres. Wesson stand together in celebration of African American Culture that Resonates in Leimert Park Village As the evangelical icon The Rev. Cecil ... read more >>
Eric Garcetti is L.A. Mayor Elect
Written by Kenneth Miller Asst. Managing Editor 23 May 2013
  Los Angeles City Councilman Eric Garcetti’s two-year campaign to become the next mayor became reality Tuesday when he defeated Controller Wendy Greuel in the most expensive race in city history. ... read more >>
New Poll Shows Greuel With Lead in Mayor Race
Written by Kenneth Miller Asst. Managing Editor 10 May 2013
As the runoff for the May 21st Los Angeles City race for Mayor nears a new poll released this week indicates that Controller Wendy Greuel with a slim one point lead over City Councilman Eric Garcetti. A ... read more >>
‘TASTE OF A TASTE OF SOUL’ TO DEBUT AS PART OF THE BET EXPERIENCE AT L.A. LIVE JUNE 28-30
Written by LA Sentinel News Service 17 April 2013
    The BET Experience at L.A. LIVE just got a little tastier with the addition of ‘Taste of A Taste of Soul.’.  Everyone is encouraged to bring their appetites to BET Experience at L.A. ... read more >>
2 killed as 2 bombs explode at Boston Marathon
Written by Jimmy Golen, Associated Press 15 April 2013
(AP Photo)   BOSTON (AP) — Two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing two people and injuring at least 23 others in a terrifying scene of broken glass, ... read more >>
Magic Johnson Rallies Black Leadership for Wendy Greuel
Written by Kenneth Miller, Assistant Managing Editor 28 March 2013
  Controller Wendy Greuel stands endorsed by a number of African American leaders, officials and notables including Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson, Rev. Dr. Cecil “Chip” Murray, actress Anne Marie ... read more >>
Mark Ridley-Thomas Endorses Wendy Greuel
Written by Seema Mehta 25 March 2013
Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas on Sunday endorsed Wendy Greuel to become the city's next mayor.   "As I have watched the election unfold, I have become convinced that the candidate ... read more >>
Sheriff: Ex-cop Dorner died from gunshot to head
Written by Associated Press 16 February 2013
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner killed himself as the cabin he was barricaded inside caught fire following a shootout with officers, police revealed Friday while also ... read more >>
Burned Remains ID'd As Fugitive Ex-Cop Dorner
Written by Tami Abdollah and Haven Daley, Associated Press 15 February 2013
      BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Officials said Thursday that the burned remains found in a California mountain cabin have been positively identified as fugitive former police officer Christopher ... read more >>
Christopher Dorner Manifesto: Not only do I believe it, but I lived it
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick 13 February 2013
Brian Bentley, ex-LAPD officer speaks out about the LAPD, racism, and Christopher Dorner Brian Bentley poses as he is interviewed in South Los Angeles regarding the Christopher Dorner situation.  ... read more >>
Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. Urges Christopher Dorner to Turn Himself In
Written by LA Sentinel News Service 08 February 2013
    Please turn your self in, the President of the Los Angeles Baptist Ministers Conference Xavier Thompson, will walk you along ... read more >>
President Barack Obama Re-elected: Pick Up Your Election Special Edition Paper Today!!
Written by Super User II 08 November 2012
  2012 Re-Election Edition only $1.00! Pick up Your copy Today at The Los Angeles Sentinel Offices: 3800 S. Crenshaw Blvd.  Los Angeles, CA 90008 Or Call: 323-299-3800   Also Available: 2008 ... read more >>
UPDATED: StarQuest Singing Competition - Semi-Finalists Selected
Written by Chelsea Battle (Contributing Writer) 13 October 2012
  UPDATED: Scroll down for semi-finalists names! SEMI-FINALISTS SELECTED FOR STARQUEST SINGING COMPETITION  (Performers slated to perform on the day of Taste of Soul – October 20th)     The ... read more >>
StarQuest Singing Competition Talent Search
Written by Staff Report 11 October 2012
Los Angeles, California- On October 20th, at the 7th Annual Taste of Soul Family Festival, The Los Angeles Sentinel and Bakewell Media, Creator of Taste of Soul, will launch StarQuest, a new entertainment ... read more >>
STAR QUEST: Bakewell Media’s search for the next local STAR at the Taste of Soul
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 01 October 2012
  STAR QUEST Bakewell Media’s search for the next local STAR at the Taste of Soul     AUDITIONS : The Los Angeles Sentinel and Bakewell Media will launch a new entertainment stage at the 7th ... read more >>
Full closure of the I-405 freeway beginning September 29 through September 30, 2012
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 August 2012
Dear Transportation Partner,   As one of our valued Metro stakeholders, we are including you once again in a series of email distributions pertaining to the second full closure of the I-405 freeway ... read more >>
Woot! Arsenio Hall returning to late-night TV
Written by Associated Press 21 June 2012
A rsenio Hall arrives at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday, July 14, 2010 in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg) NEW YORK (AP) — Arsenio Hall is returning to TV's late-night scene, where he flourished ... read more >>
Rodney King, key figure in LA riots, dies at 47
Written by Associated Press 17 June 2012
This May 1, 1992 file photo shows Rodney King making a statement at a Los Angeles news conference. King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers was the touchstone ... read more >>
Jackie Lacey, on the verge of history!
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Contributing Writer 14 June 2012
Chief Deputy District Attorney Jackie Lacey Lacey took the lead in last week's primary and she is not taking anything for granted; she knows that it's a tough road ahead. "Nothing is a given," said L.A. ... read more >>
Concerned Citizens Protest Fracking Workshop in Culver City?
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 11 June 2012
The controversial oil and gas drilling practice called hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is more intensive and poses a greater risk to groundwater, air quality, climate change and public health than conventional ... read more >>
UPDATE: Frank Holoman funeral @ Faithful Central Sat. June 2 11a.m.
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Contributing Writer 31 May 2012
Frank Holoman UPDATE: Frank Holoman funeral @ Faithful Central Sat. June 2 11a.m. A former Los Angeles assemblyman turned businessman, his Boulevard Café served as a regular meeting place for the Black ... read more >>
The Rt. Rev. Bishop H. H. Brookins, a Giant among Men, Passes On
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 23 May 2012
The Rt. Rev. Bishop H. Hartford Brookins, the spiritual leaderH.H. Brookins, man of the peopleBrookins AME named in honor of H.H.FAME the church that H.H. built  A retired H.H. The Rt. Rev. Bishop H. ... read more >>
Gang member guilty in LA prep football star murder
Written by Associated Press 10 May 2012
Gang member guilty in LA prep football star murder Jamil ShawAP photoBy  Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- A gang member has been convicted of murdering a standout Los Angeles High School football player ... read more >>

 

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