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Woman Assaulted at local Gas Station
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 23 June 2010
Woman Assaulted at local Gas StationA local activist is calling for justice after being attacked by to female suspects.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterOn April 1, an assault took place at a Mobil ... read more >>
Residents Boycotting City Party to Plan Fight Against CPD Return
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2010
Residents Boycotting City Party to Plan Fight Against CPD ReturnCalling the Compton City Council's recent vote to bring back the Compton Police Department an act of taxpayer disenfranchisement, a community ... read more >>
I’m A Daddy 2010: Patrick Johnson
Written by Jasmyne A. Cannick (Special to the Sentinel) 17 June 2010
 Patrick Johnson with songs Elijah, age 6 and Jakob, age 4.Excellence in FatherhoodBy Jasmyne A. CannickSpecial to the SentinelTake a drive down Crenshaw Boulevard towards Leimert Park and if you're ... read more >>
Burlington Coat Factory Comes to Compton
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 17 June 2010
 A Typical Burlington Coat Factory StoreThe retail giant's debut in Compton is another boost in the city upward mobility and economic thrust.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorThe arrival ... read more >>
Stay in School Program succeeds in encouraging the youth
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 10 June 2010
 (Left to Right) Officer Adam Moore w/ LAPD officers, Renee Smith President of SSEYTADO, Ron Hasson Branch President and SW Area Director of Beverly Hills/Hollywood NAACP, Steven McKeever Hidden Beach ... read more >>
Burlington Coat Factory Brings New Jobs to Compton in 2010
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
Burlington Coat Factory Brings New Jobs to Compton in 2010Off-Price Retailer to Open New Location in the Compton Renaissance Plaza this Fall In conjunction with the Compton Commercial Development Renaissance ... read more >>
Congresswoman Laura Richardson Announces $294,000 Grant
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
Congresswoman Laura Richardson Announces $294,000 GrantFor Construction of the Wattstar Theatre Today, Congresswoman Laura Richardson announced that a $294,000 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development ... read more >>
LAPD and LAFD Tip off Summer Activities
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 10 June 2010
LAPD and LAFD Tip off Summer ActivitiesBoth departments are coming out to educate and party with the public as summer vacation beginsBy Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterOn Saturday, June 12, come out ... read more >>
Black L.A.
Written by Joy Childs (Contributing Writer) 10 June 2010
Black L.A. By Joy ChildsSentinel Contributing WriterIn what he described as an eight-year labor of love, Dr. Darnell Hunt announced the completion of "Black Los Angeles: American Dreams and Racial Realities" ... read more >>
Compton Gets ‘New’ Police Department
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 09 June 2010
Compton's Badge of HonorThe vote is in: there will be a new Compton Police Department. It will be better and more efficiently run than the previous department, according to those in the know.By Yussuf ... read more >>
Caffie Greene Funeral Arrangements
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2010
Caffie Greene  Final Arrangements   Monday, June 7th 10:00 am Tabernacle of Faith 1138 S. Central Avenue read more >>
Sentinel Press Conference — Racist Hallmark Card
Written by Sentinel News Service 04 June 2010
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Honoring the Honorable Bettye Anderson
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 June 2010
 Bettye Anderson (center) receives Women of the Year Award from the State of California Legislature. Bettye Anderson has dedicated herself to helping those that are less fortunate.By Brian W. CarterSentinel ... read more >>
Wesson Announces Approval of Major New Retail Center
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 June 2010
 Councilmember Herb Wesson has announced the Los Angeles City Council's approval of Phase 2 of Midtown Crossings, a major new retail center at Pico and San Vicente Boulevards in the 10th Council District ... read more >>
Building named in honor of Lillian Harkless-Mobley
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 03 June 2010
 (Left to right) Congresswoman Maxine Waters, MWEPC Principal Dr. Janet Clark, LAUSD Board Member Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte, Lillian Harkless-Mobley (seated)Building named in honor of Lillian Harkless-Mobley ... read more >>
COUNCILMEMBER JAN PERRY, CD-TECH, LADWP LAUNCH GREEN JOB TRAINING
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 May 2010
COUNCILMEMBER JAN PERRY, CD-TECH, LADWP LAUNCH GREEN JOB TRAINING FOR SOUTH L.A. COMMUNITYYoung students surround, from left to right: Denise Fairchild, CD Tech; Councilmember Jan Perry; Lorraine Paskett, ... read more >>
A Rising Star
Written by Brittany Gardner (Contributing Writer) 27 May 2010
 Alexis AkingbadeBy Brittany GardnerSentinel Contributing WriterDriven by the addiction for much success and the desire to always do better, 14 year old Alexis Akingbade, a Los Angeles native, has proven ... read more >>
Dr. Eric Cornwell: ‘Straight Outta Compton’
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Managing Editor) 27 May 2010
 Dr. Eric CornwellAs a recipient of the 2010 Cecil Cutting Award, Dr. Cornwell has placed Compton 'on the map' in a way that makes his hometown proud.By Yussuf J. SimmondsSentinel Managing EditorAs ... read more >>
Villaraigosa Endorses Inglewood Mayor Pro Tem Danny Tabor
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Councilmember Danny TaborLos Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa endorses Inglewood Mayor pro tem Danny Tabor for MayorSentinel New ServiceLos Angeles Mayor Antonio ... read more >>
G&C Win $5M Katrina Contract
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Gene HaleSentinel News ServiceG&C Equipment Corporation has been awarded a $5 Million contract by Archer Western Corporation to supply material and equipment to help rebuild one of the levees that ... read more >>
Wesson Leads West Adams Area Park Improvements
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
 Groundbreaking at the new Westside ParkSentinel News ServiceIn many areas of our inner city where there is rapidly increasing population density, there is very little open space and very few parks. ... read more >>
Students from Tom Bradley Elementary School Head to D.C.
Written by Niele Anderson (Religion Editor) 27 May 2010
 Students from Tom Bradley Elementary SchoolNiele AndersonSentinel Religion EditorFor the 2nd time David "Hollywood" Harrell will escort 30 5th graders from the Los Angeles area to visit Washington ... read more >>
Homeless, but hopeful
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 27 May 2010
 Bobby WhitenLocal homeless youth continues to strive for the best despite harsh circumstances.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterIt is a hard-knock-life for a lot of people out in the streets of ... read more >>
Expo Line Seeks Public Participation
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
Expo Line Seeks Public ParticipationPhase One of the Exposition Light Rail Transit Project is in the final stretch to completion and wants to add an addition station at Farmdale AvenueBy Yussuf J. SimmondsTitled ... read more >>
For the Liberation of African Peoples Everywhere
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 May 2010
For the Liberation of African Peoples EverywhereThe Organization Us will hold its 48th Annual African Liberation Day celebration Monday, May 31, 5-8 pm at the African American Cultural Center, 3018 W 48th ... read more >>

 

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