The American Legion Auxiliary Jackie Robinson Unit 252
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 December 2010
A Veterans Christmas Celebration "Gives the Gift of Love"It was a day of joy, laughter as the Ladies of the American Legion Auxiliary hosted their 27th Annual Christmas Party to honor local community ... read more >>
Alpha Kappa Alpha’s Theta Mu Omega Chapter: The Progressive Ladies of Inglewood
Written by Jason Lewis 30 December 2010
(L-R) Natalia Nagthall (President), Alma Davis (outgoing President), Katessa Charles Davis (International Parliamentarian), Coretta Harris (outgoing Vice President), and Cameron Brown (Vice President).By ... read more >>
Charlie’s Angels Motorcycle Club and Lil Eazy – E Provide Christmas for Families in Need
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 December 2010
Charlie's Angels Motorcycle & Social Club along with Lil Eazy-E, the son of late rap legend Eric Eazy-E Wright hosted the 1st Annual Charlie's Angels Christmas Toy Giveaway, Tuesday, December 21 in ... read more >>
Kevon Gulley is ‘Just Like Compton’
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick (Special to Sentinel) 30 December 2010
After Bouncing from California Foster Care System to the Correctional System, One Compton Native is Doing Things DifferentlySpecial to Sentinel by Jasmyne A. Cannick It's been eight months since Kevon ... read more >>
2011 Donate Life Rose Parade Float Urges Viewers to Seize the Day!
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 December 2010
Herbert Lewis, father of organ donor Devron Lewis works on his son's floragraph in preparation for the Rose Parade.  Devron's floragraph, will among those featured on Donate Life's entry ""Seize the Day." ... read more >>
Young Mother Killed on Christmas Day
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 December 2010
Christopher Jackson holds his and Kashmier James' daughter Neveah, 3, at a press conference on Tuesday. James' daughter, Neveah, witnessed the shooting from inside her mother's car and told reporters, ... read more >>
Attorney Robert H. McNeil, Jr. joins attorney general’s transition team
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 30 December 2010
Attorney Robert H. McNeill, Jr. Attorney general elect, Kamala Harris taps prominent Los Angeles attorney to be a part of one of the committees of her transition team.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing ... read more >>
PARKS TEAMS UP WITH CLEAR CHANNEL OUTDOOR TO ASSIST LAPD IN GRIM SLEEPER INVESTIGATION
Written by Super User 27 December 2010
PARKS TEAMS UP WITH CLEAR CHANNEL OUTDOOR TO ASSIST LAPD IN GRIM SLEEPER INVESTIGATION  LOS ANGELES - Councilmember Bernard C. Parks announced at a news conference on Thursday that his office has enlisted ... read more >>
Cable Industry Corporate Executive Curtis Symonds to Keynote Annual King Day Breakfast for Black College Alumni
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 December 2010
Cable Industry Corporate Executive Curtis Symonds to Keynote Annual King Day Breakfast for Black College Alumni Los Angeles – Curtis Symonds, former Executive Vice President of Black Entertainment Television ... read more >>
Attention: Help Us Get Ready For Work!!!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 23 December 2010
By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterThe U.S. unemployment rate has risen to 9.8% since November. The unemployment rate for California alone was 12.4% in November and is up 1% from year ago, according ... read more >>
There's a new spot in town...
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 23 December 2010
Tyrei "DJ Tee" Lacy with Senator Rod Wright, 26th District. Photo by Arnold Turner and Cazzie Burns. Public and elected officials, board members and Tyrei "DJ Tee" Lacy w/family cut the ribbon at the ... read more >>
Ex-Drug Dealer Ricky Ross Pushing Indie Film About His Life
Written by By Maya Pope-Chappell 23 December 2010
By Maya Pope-ChappellAfter shopping his story to major movie houses in Hollywood, "Freeway" Ricky Ross has decided to go independent."I've met with almost everyone in Hollywood," said Ross, who was a mastermind ... read more >>
Gloria D. Gray Elected V.P. of MWD Board of Directors
Written by Super User 23 December 2010
Gloria D. Gray, West Basin Board President Elected Vice President of Metropolitan Water District Board of Directors Gloria Gray West Basin Municipal Water District (West Basin) Board President Gloria D. ... read more >>
Who will the Mayor appoint to replace Rev. Leonard Jackson?
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 22 December 2010
By Yussuf J. SimmondsAs the senior advisor to Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Rev. Leonard Jackson was in fact one of the deputy mayors. And since Rev. Jackson went to city hall from the religious community, ... read more >>

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LAUSD honors Quincy Jones with a school in the music producer’s name
Written by Jason Lewis 22 December 2010
Quincy Jones and Supervisor Mark Ridley-ThomasBy Jason LewisAward-winning composer and music producer Quincy Jones was surrounded by students, teachers, parents, and community members for a special ribbon-cutting ... read more >>
City of Inglewood Applies for a Los Angeles Urban Land Institute “Technical Assistance Panel”
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
The City of Inglewood Applies for a Los Angeles Urban Land Institute “Technical Assistance Panel” Inglewood, CA (December 15, 2010) The City of Inglewood submitted  two applications for Technical ... read more >>
Compton Author to Hold First Book Signing
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Author Kevon GulleysJust Like Compton in Stores NowJust Like Compton author Kevon Gulley, 34, will hold his first book signing on Saturday, December 18 at 3 p.m. at Smiley’s Bookstore in Carson (20220 ... read more >>
Black Memorabilia Makes History Come Alive
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Reminiscence Of The Past Can Inspire A Family's Present and Future! Gail Deculus-Johnson has been championing the cause of equality for over two decades. She is a Black memorabilia enthusiast, collector ... read more >>
Seussical Sells Out the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center
Written by Jason Lewis 17 December 2010
Photo by Kelvin FieldsAmazing Grace Conservatory's production of Seussical sells out the Nate Holden Performing Arts CenterBy Jason Lewis The Nate Holden Performing Arts Center was packed this past Saturday ... read more >>
The Leimert Park Village Eye Speak Photo Project
Written by Jason Lewis 17 December 2010
By Jason Lewis The California Artist Coalition of Los Angeles (CACLA) in collaboration with KAOS Network recently held the Eye Speak: The Leimert Park Community Youth Art Project Walking Tour. The walking ... read more >>
Rep. Watson Holds Final Year End Legislative Event
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
Congresswoman Diane E. Watson (D-33) held her final annual Year End Legislative Review at the California African American Museum on Saturday, December 11, 2010. In addition to thanking her constituents ... read more >>
One Year Later: Compton Ladies are Bus Operators
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2010
In January 2010, the new Compton WorkSource Center launched its first training program for bus operators with the Metro Pre-Bridge Bus Operator Training Academy, a customized training program offered in ... read more >>
Compton and South Los Angeles Scholarships Awards
Written by Jason Lewis 16 December 2010
2010 Miller-Lawrence Medical & Dental Society scholarship recipients. Photo by Jason Lewis The Miller-Lawrence Medical & Dental Society awards $20,000 in scholarship money.  An additional $15,000 ... read more >>
Leadership Through Education
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 16 December 2010
The 2010 gala committee including the founding chairman and the current chairman of 100 Black Men of America  Scholarship recipients of the 100 Black Men Young Black Scholars Program. The Los Angeles ... read more >>
Young Racing sensation is burning up the tracks!!!
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 16 December 2010
David Sims is making a name for himself on the go-kart racing scene!By Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff WriterMost nine-year-olds today are playing around with their action figures, videogames and toy cars. ... read more >>