Friday, September 19, 2014
Mayor Garcetti Appoints Jan Perry To Lead Economic Development Department
Written by Jennifer Bihm 11 July 2013
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has appointed former Los Angeles City Councilwoman Jan Perry as interim general manager to the Economic Development Department, a department being created to replace the ... read more >>
Herb Wesson Re-Elected Council President
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 July 2013
City Council President Herb Wesson In a unanimous vote of his colleagues, City Council President Herb Wesson was re-elected to a 2-year term as president of the Los Angeles City Council. Wesson was ... read more >>
Brown Takes Office
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer 11 July 2013
SECOND WOMAN MAYOR:  Mayor Aja Brown is sworn in before an excited crowd in the rear courtyard of Compton City Hall on July 2.  Mayor Brown is one of the youngest mayors in the history of Compton. ... read more >>
Garcetti’s First Day
Written by ELIZABETH HSING-HUEI CHOU City News Service 11 July 2013
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Newly minted Mayor Eric Garcetti's first day in office began with a face-to-face meeting Monday July 1 with a panel of business leaders to discuss issues ranging from ... read more >>
The First Ever BET Experience Electrifies Downtown LA
Written by Nicole Williams, Sentinel Contributing Writer 10 July 2013
(Photos by Troy Tieuel and Robert Torrance) BET brought Fanfest, Concerts, Comedy Shows, Pavilions and Seminars and hosts A Taste of Taste of Soul! Where can you get concerts by ... read more >>
Supreme Court Affirms Death Sentences in 1998 Harbor City Murders
Written by City News Service 03 July 2013
William Satele was sentenced to death this week along with partner in crime Daniel Nunez for killing two African Americans in a racially motivated shooting in Harbor City 15 years ago The California ... read more >>
Inglewood Girl Found Unharmed
Written by City News Service 03 July 2013
A 17-year-old Inglewood girl thought to have been kidnapped was found apparently unharmed, police said on Monday. Dalayshia Miles ``has been located, and returned to her family,'' the Inglewood Police ... read more >>
Camp Operator Pleads No Contest to Assaulting Teens
Written by City News Service 03 July 2013
A man who ran a Pasadena/Altadena-based boot camp for youths pleaded no contest this week to sexually assaulting a pair of 14-year-old girls in 2004 and unrelated charges stemming from an extortion ... read more >>
Wesson Kicks-Off Ralphs Grand Re-Opening
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 July 2013
Council President Herb Wesson helps launch the Grand Re-Opening of the Ralphs Baldwin Hills Supermarket on Rodeo Road in Baldwin Hills. Following a major remodeling, Council President Herb Wesson ... read more >>
Rep. Hahn Hosts Annual Briefing and Luncheon for Over 700 Local Seniors
Written by Sentinel News Service 02 July 2013
Congresswoman Janice Hahn (CA-44) dancing with local seniors from her district at her annual senior’s briefing and luncheon at the Carson Community Center. On Friday, June 21 Congresswoman Janice ... read more >>
Haywood Galbreath, an Award-Winning Photojournalist, is Recognized for His Dedicated Work in Educating the Youth about Photography
Written by Marie Y. Lemelle Special to the Sentinel 27 June 2013
OMG! Insider co-anchor Kevin Frazier and Actress Keke Palmer congratulate Education Honoree Haywood Galbreath, a history-making photojournalist for his work with the youth The Ford Freedom Unsung Awards ... read more >>
The 12th Annual Honor Thy Father Awards Dinner Over 150 Men Honored & Still Going Strong…
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 June 2013
Billy Henry is honored by his daughter Gilda Henry   Darwin Gray was surprised by his wife and daughters, Juny, Sanaa, and Faith The event is over, but the memory of Sunday, June 16, still lingers ... read more >>
The Last Roll: History Comes to an End at World on Wheels.
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer 27 June 2013
On June 23, up beat tunes blast over the loud speakers as lights flicker here and there from strobes and camera flashes, but all the smiles and laughter fail to cover the somber mood of the lifelong ... read more >>
BET and AEG Join for Community Outreach
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer 27 June 2013
FINLEY SAYS:  “Just grow your own food, at least some of it. Just start!  Take your health back.  We need to stop letting our food kill us and let it heal us, like it’s supposed to do.”  From ... read more >>
7th Annual Book Fair Offers Something for Everyone
Written by Sentinel News Service 27 June 2013
Victoria Rowell will discuss her new book at the Leimert Park Book Fair Even Memphis Comes to Leimert Park Village to Honor the 1960s When the 1960s Civil Rights Movement was at its peak, music fueled ... read more >>
Inglewood Foot Doctor Gets Prison in $3 Million Identity Theft Scheme
Written by City News Service 27 June 2013
Dr. Bill Releford An Inglewood foot surgeon who was invited to watch the 2011 Super Bowl with President Barack Obama at the White House will spend two years behind bars for taking part in an identity ... read more >>
Judge Ephriam Honors Fathers with Father’s Day Awards Brunch
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer 20 June 2013
HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS stand during their awards presentation.  (From left to right) Debonaire Anthony Laws, Amber Outlaw, Mia Brumfield, Candiss Hart, Jennifer Sandoval, Tyler Hamilton ... read more >>
Guardians of Love Gives Scholarships
Written by Troy Tieuel Sentinel Contributing Writer 20 June 2013
  GOL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS: (from left to right) Irma Lucatero (parent of C. Escobar), Celina Escobar (GOL student going to Mt. San Antonio College), Pearla Wallace (parent of C. Van Ross), Casey Van ... read more >>

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The LAPD and the Watts Bears are curtailing gang activity
Written by Jason Lewis Sentinel Sports Editor 20 June 2013
Watts Bears Practice The LAPD coached Watts Bears is giving young boys an alternative to gang life.  There are several layers to youth football.  Learning the fundamentals of the game; building a ... read more >>
Presidents Obama’s Legacy Featured During 7th Annual Leimert Park Village Book Fair
Written by Sentinel News Service 20 June 2013
  Eriq LaSalle Nay Nay Kirby Victoria Rowell Victoria Rowell, Eriq LaSalle and Judge Mablean Ephriam to Discuss Their New Books  The 7th Annual Leimert Park Village Book Fair will offer both ... read more >>
Project Fatherhood Helps Men Throughout Los Angeles
Written by Shannen Hill Sentinel Intern 20 June 2013
Boris Kodjoe talks about his experiences at Project Fatherhood’s 6th Annual Fatherhood Solution Conference.  Project Fatherhood provides guidance and opens dialogue for men across Los Angeles County Imagine ... read more >>
A Taste of Soul Spices-up the BET Experience
Written by Shannen Hill, Sentinel Intern 20 June 2013
  Inaugural BET Experience weekend introduces Fan Fest with free entertainment   Black Entertainment Television (BET) is partnering with Bakewell Media’s ‘Taste of Soul’ franchise ... read more >>
BLOOM Initiative Celebrates One-Year Anniversary
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 June 2013
  BLOOM youth Lazarrius Taylor and actor/BLOOM Spokesperson Larenz Tate(Photo Courtesy of Mary Cotwright)  Actor and BLOOM spokesperson Larenz Tate Will Tweet Live From The Event – Follow @LarenzTate ... read more >>
Builders Not Beggars: Supporting Black Business A Matter of Black Survival
Written by Starla Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final Call 14 June 2013
  Robert L. Johnson, founder and chairman of the RLJ Companies and founder of Black Entertainment Television, attended the 18th annual Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Conference where he was presented ... read more >>
Gunman in Santa Monica Left Note, Said He was ‘Sorry’
Written by City News Service 14 June 2013
This undated photo provided on Sunday, June 9, 2013, by the Santa Monica Police Department shows John Zawahri, 23, who police have identified as the shooter in Friday's deadly rampage at Santa Monica ... read more >>



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