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Rally Call for Labor
Written by Kenneth Miller (Managing Editor) & Yussuf J. Simmonds (Assistant Entertainment Editor) 03 September 2009
THE UNITED FIGHT: All union organizations come together over the Labor Day holiday to voice their support President Obama's healthcare plan and the employment Free Choice Act. The Fruits of Labor DayPresident ... read more >>
Community Leaders Key in Peaks Selection as Fire Chief
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 03 September 2009
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa stands with newlyappointed Los Angeles Fire Department Chief Millage Peaks.Community Leaders Key in Peaks Selection as Fire ChiefCommunity leaders key in Peaks selection ... read more >>
Rafer Johnson Honored
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 September 2009
Rafer Johnson HonoredCNS--Sports icon Rafer Johnson was honored Tuesday by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for co-founding the Special Olympics Southern California program, now in its 40th ... read more >>
Holiday Travel
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 September 2009
Holiday Travel CNS-- The number of people hitting the road for Labor Day weekend is expected to be sharply down from last year, but Caltrans officials warned today that traffic will still likely be congested ... read more >>
Divisions Run Deep in LAUSD School Plan
Written by Kenneth Miller (Managing Editor) 27 August 2009
Students and parents hold protest sign in support of new choiceschool reform at LAUSD board meeting in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday,August 24. Divisions Run Deep in New Choice School Plan'Status ... read more >>
Annual Back to School Event
Written by Francis Taylor (Staff Writer) 27 August 2009
(L-R) Charisse Bremond, Assembly Speaker Pro Tem Isadore Hall, Sentinel Publisher Danny Bakewell Sr., Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, Mrs. Lillian Mobley, Brian White and Brenda Marsh-Mitchell.Photo Credit: ... read more >>
Mayor Villaraigosa, Community Leaders Endorse School Choice Motion
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
MAYOR VILLARAIGOSA, COMMUNITY LEADERS STAND TOGETHER TO ENDORSE SCHOOL CHOICE MOTION Encourages School Board to Pass Motion to Implement Reform in Los Angeles' Public Schools LOS ANGELES - Mayor Antonio ... read more >>
SCLC’s Rev. Lee and Mayor Villaraigosa Strike Agreement
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
SCLC’s Rev. Lee and Mayor Villaraigosa Strike Agreement From the beginning, the LAUSD Resolution co-authored by Board President Monica Garcia and Board Members Yolie-Flores-Aguilar and Dr. Richard ... read more >>
Elected Officials Celebrate Construction Progress on Expo Line Project
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
Haywood Galbreath PhotoCouncilman Herb Wesson speaks to the crowd about construction progress as Expo Line Board Members look on. ELECTED OFFICIALS JOINED IN CELEBRATION OF CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS ON THE ... read more >>
One-on-One With Captain Diane Walker
Written by Sentinel Staff Interview 27 August 2009
Captain Diane WalkerOne-On-One With Captain Diane Walker L.A. County Sheriffs 1st African American Female Captain, Compton StationBy Sentinel Staff ReportLieutenant Diane Walker made history on August ... read more >>
Ricky Ross' Homecoming!!
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
Ricky Ross' Homecoming!!South Central's neighborhood native son, Ricky Ross, is coming home. In celebration, Ross is planning a free neighborhood celebration and giveaway in South Central L.A.The day will ... read more >>
Mayor Oppose Early Prisoner Release
Written by Christina Villacorte 27 August 2009
Mayor Oppose Early Prisoner Release By Christina Villacorte City News ServiceMayor Antonio Villaraigosa and police Chief William Bratton Tuesday opposed a proposal in the Legislature to release about 37,000 ... read more >>
Parking Tickets Fine Increase
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
Parking Tickets Fine IncreaseCNS--Parking fines in unincorporated county areas will be going up as much as $25 in some instances, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors decided today.Citing higher ... read more >>
Gang Crime Crackdown
Written by Christina Villacorte 27 August 2009
Gang Crime CrackdownBy Christina VillacorteCity News ServicePrompted by a spike in gang crime in central and south Los Angeles in recent weeks, police and city officials today announced plans to unleash ... read more >>
Gang Injunction
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
Gang InjunctionCNS--A judge approved a first-of-its-kind preliminary injunction creating a 1.4 square-mile gang-free zone around Fremont High School, state Attorney General Jerry Brown announced today.The ... read more >>
Local Foster Care Agencies Honor Students
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
Local Foster Care Agencies Honor Students The Zenith Foster Family Agency and The United Care Foster Agency of Los Angeles held their 5th Annual Graduation Celebration at the Courtyard by Marriott to ... read more >>
Counterfeit Electronics Seized
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 August 2009
Counterfeit Electronics SeizedCNS--Federal agents at the Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex seized a large shipment of counterfeit electronic items from China, officials announced Tuesday.The shipment ... read more >>
Then a Hero Comes Along: GCEP Welcomes Allen & Crew
Written by Kenneth Miller (Managing Editor) 20 August 2009
                                    The Greater Crenshaw Educational Partnership (GCEP).Then A Hero ... read more >>
Back to School Festival Set for Sports Arena
Written by Kenneth Miller (Managing Editor) 20 August 2009
              Record attendance is anticipated for the 11th Annual Back to School Festival Saturday, August 22 at the Los Angeles Sports Arena.Back to School Festival ... read more >>
Following the Consent Decree
Written by Yussuf J. Simmonds (Assistant Managing Editor) 20 August 2009
  Nat TrivesChief William BrattonFollowing the Consent DecreeIt has been hailed a milestone in reforming the LAPD, but is it? Some in the Black community are raising valid questions about the soundness ... read more >>
Making Crenshaw Magnificent Again
Written by Kenneth Miller ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR 14 August 2009
Jeff Joseph and Simone Santiel Making Crenshaw Magnificent Again   By Kenneth MillerSentinel Managing EditorCollege sweethearts Simone Santiel and Jeff Joseph return home to make ‘The Hood’ ... read more >>
Congresswoman Watson introduces Gang Violence Reduction Legislation
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Rep. Diane E. Watson (D-33) announced a historic federal bill that she authored to improve gang intervention programs and prevent wasteful spending in the City of Los Angeles and across L.A. County.  ... read more >>
Congresswoman Waters Honored by Lawyers' Committee
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Congresswoman Waters Honored by Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law Award Recognizes Her Accomplishments as Distinguished Civil Rights Advocate Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) received the ... read more >>
Sen. Wright to Honor Teen Pilot
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
Sen. Wright to Honor Teen PilotTwo pioneering African American teenage pilots from Compton, who learned how to fly at a Los Angeles inner city aeronautical program, will fly to Sacramento on Monday, August ... read more >>
Independent Investigation of Child Deaths Pending
Written by Sentinel News Service 13 August 2009
CNS--A county supervisor previewed his proposal for an independent investigation into the deaths of three children, each apparently the subject of reports to the Department of Children and Family Services."The ... read more >>

 

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