Women’s History Month Feature: The 1st Black Woman crowned Miss California International, Paula Bond, Celebrates the Beauty and Power of Being a Boss Lady
Written by Maleena Lawrence, Sentinel Contributing Writer 27 March 2014
Paula Bond, a daughter of a single parent, former high fashion super model, producer, broadcaster and author from Compton, CA who believed in her own dreams, used her imagination and family values ... read more >>
Supervisor gives Sentinel One-on-One exclusive: Supervisor Ridley-Thomas Fights Back and Sets the Record Straight
Written by Danny J. Bakewell Jr. Sentinel Executive and Kenneth D. Miller Assistant Managing Editor 27 February 2014
Los Angeles County Supervisor and Board Chairman Mark Ridley-Thomas is determined to set the record straight in regards to his converted garage home office’s security system and to maintain his stellar ... read more >>
New Cal State University Chancellor
Written by Jennifer Bihm Sentinel Staff Writ 27 September 2013
Dr. Timothy White is responsible for the 23-campus system and is looking forward to the chance to give back. California State University Chancellor Dr. Timothy White didn’t seek out his position, ... read more >>
Vanessa K. Bush Named Editor-in-Chief of ESSENCE
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 August 2013
Vanessa K. Bush, award-winning journalist, editor and author, has been named editor-in-chief of ESSENCE, it was announced by Martha Nelson, editor-in-chief, Time Inc.  Her appointment is effective ... read more >>
VIDEO: Jaime Foxx interviewed by Brandon I. Brooks for LA Sentinel TV (LASTV)
Written by Super User 04 January 2013
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VIDEO: Endeavor Landing
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VIDEO: Freeway Rick Ross - Exclusive Interview
Written by Super User II 14 September 2012
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VIDEO: Nick Cannon's Back to School Event
Written by Super User 17 August 2012
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VIDEO: Angie Stone "Do What U Gotta Do" Interview
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 22 June 2012
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VIDEO: Cedric "The Entertainer" and Niecy Nash - "The Soul Man" interview
Written by Brandon I. Brooks (Assistant Managing Editor) 15 June 2012
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Skyy Fisher speaks to the community
Written by Jennifer Bihm, Sentinel Contributing Writer 10 May 2012
School board member, Skyy Fisher (Photo by BRIAN CARTER)Compton Unified School District's board member says that he will 'Work Hard' to regain the community's trust.While Compton School Board member, Skyy ... read more >>
Mayor confirms his commitment to jobs in South L.A.
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 May 2012
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (center) meets with (L to R) Greg Irish, Charisse Bremond-Weaver, Timothy Watkins and his assistant.Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, working with a recommendation from the Community ... read more >>
The Crenshaw Line
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2012
The future Crenshaw/LAX Line   It's still to come amidst several bumps along the way During his first year in office, Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas authored an amendment to the MTA's long-range transportation ... read more >>
Trayvon Martin Press Conference
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 March 2012
Rickey Minor returns to Carver Middle School to inspire young musicians
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 21 March 2012
Minor speaking to the student bodyA 1974 graduate of Carver Middle School, Rickey Minor returns with an inspirational message for the music students. March is Music in Our Schools Month, and Carver Middle ... read more >>
Susan D. Austin takes the helm at BMI
Written by Brandon I. Brooks Assistant Managing Editor 15 March 2012
Susan Davenport Austin, Chair of BMI"I was always taught growing up that the only place you will find success before work is in the dictionary." As the new chair at BMI, Susan Davenport Austin becomes ... read more >>
Our Black Super Heroes!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 10 February 2012
DC Comics' Batwing-First Black BatmanMarvel Comics' FalconDC Comics' Aqualad Marvel Comics' X-man from the future, Bishop Black super heroes have been present in the comic book industry for years and ... read more >>
Grammy Awards welcome Sentinel/ Black Press onto the Red Carpet
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 02 February 2012
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What Would King Say?
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 11 January 2012
What WOULD Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. say, were he still among us to observe that – despite naming schools, streets and boulevards … and erecting statues, and monuments in his honor – the country, ... read more >>
Supervisor vows to seek justice for Ujima Village
Written by Yussuf Simmonds (Managing Editor) 05 January 2012
SSupervisor Mark Ridley ThomasThe warning signWhat once was ...Supervisor vows to seek justice for Ujima VillageBefore Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas was elected to the 2nd district, contaminated soil was ... read more >>
What’s Special About Christmas?
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 22 December 2011
We’ve all seen a Christmas tree, Santa and Frosty but what’s so special about this time of year.By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterIt’s that time of the year and the word for the season is ... read more >>
Incest and the Journey to Forgiveness
Written by Joy Childs (Assistant Editor for L.A. Watts Times Newspaper) 15 July 2011
Wendy Gladney photo by Brian Carter for WattsWendy with her book "The Preacher's Daughter" Wendy as she gears up for KJLH Front Page (L - R) Iyanla Vanzant and Wendy Gladney Incest and the Journey to ForgivenessBy ... read more >>
Chief Charlie Beck, Is He a New Breed of Police Chief?
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 03 March 2011
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck --Photo Credit: Malcolm AliChief's staff (L to R) Assistant Chief Earl Paysinger, Mary Grady, Public Information Officer; the Chief; Deputy Chief Patrick Gannon --Photo Credit: ... read more >>



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