Shaq Honored With Statue

March 23, 2017 

By Amanda Scurlock 

Sports Writer

 

There will be a new addition to the family of statues in front of the Staples Center. On March 24, a statue of Laker great and sports analyst... Read more...

DDS fails to implement changes addressing disparities among minority children with disabilities; Despite instruction from state Legislature, California’s Department of Developmental Services continues to provide fewer resources and services to minority ch

March 23, 2017 

LAWT News Service 

 

According to testimony during an oversight hearing last week in Sacramento, California’s Department of Developmental Services (DDS) has failed to address disparities... Read more...

2017 Buick LaCrosse Drive Experience: A Journey of a Lifetime; Sentinel and Watts Times Managing Editor Brandon I. Brooks journals his road trip from Philadelphia to Washington D.C. and visits Smithsonian National Museum of African American of History and

March 23, 2017 

By Brandon I. Brooks 

Managing Editor

 

This past weekend I, along with a select group of Black journalists and publishers from around the country were invited by General Motors... Read more...

Rock ‘N’ Roll Pioneer Chuck Berry Dies at 90; Considered by many the greatest guitarist of all time and a founding father of Rock ‘N’ Roll Chuck Berry leaves a legacy of American music history

March 23, 2017 

By Niele Anderson 

Contributing Writer

 

The soul of Rock ‘N’ Roll is found in the legacy and life of Charles Edward Anderson Berry better known as Chuck... Read more...

Sen. Holly J. Mitchell named recipient of inaugural Willie L. Brown, Jr., award; Award marks 40th anniversary of California Association of Black Lawyers

March 23, 2017 

LAWT News Service

 

The California Association of Black Lawyers has named Sen. Holly J. Mitchell recipient of its inaugural “Willie L. Brown, Jr., Advocacy Award,” the president... Read more...

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Pasadena Police Calling for Witnesses in Gang Murder Written by City News Service
Dylann Roof’s friend gets over 2 years for hindering FBI Written by JEFFREY COLLINS
Women’s History Month Recognizes: Linda Jay; Activism is an ongoing job—and she’s committed! Written by Brian W. Carter
Ex-Sheriff Convicted in Federal Corruption Retrial Written by FRED SHUSTER
Waters Launches “Trump Tracker” to hold Administration Accountable Written by LAWT News Service
District Attorney Jackie Lacey tells the truth and nothing but the truth; Lacey made history becoming the first woman, and the first African-American to hold the position of Los Angeles District Attorney Written by Brandon I. Brooks
HBCU Presidents’ White House Visit Debacle; HBCU alumni respond as the Trump Administration does it again and black folks walk away feeling used, tricked and uncertain about Trumps motives Written by Niele Anderson, Contributing Writer
No on Measure S Wins, Yes on Measure H Delivers For Homeless Written by Staff Report
Mayor Garcetti Reelected in Landslide Written by Jennifer Bihm
Councilman Price Reelected to The New 9th Written by Kimberlee Buck
Los Angeles County Sues State of California To Block Flawed Redistricting Law; SB 958 violates state’s constitution, discriminates against more than 1 million voters, eliminates local control Written by LAWT News Service 
L.A. Watts Times Endorses Measure on H Written by LAWT News Service
Councilmember Harris-Dawson says Yes on H and No on S; We ought to reject selfishness on March 7th Written by Brandon I. Brooks Managing Editor and Kimberlee Buck Contributing Writer
Trump and the Black Caucus plan to meet for the first time Written by Lauren Victoria Burke
Black Women’s Forum celebrates Black History Month with Founder and Special Guest Congresswoman Maxine Waters Written by Shonassee Shaver
Al Jarreau Dead at 76 Written by City News Service
Sen. Kamala Harris talks Black History Month and Politics Written by Brandon I. Brooks
City Approves $1.5 million settlement in lawsuit over police shooting of Ezell Ford Written by City News Service
L.A. County steps up efforts to eradicate homelessness Written by Charlene Muhammad
California says #RESIST Written by Niele Anderson
Emmett Till’s accuser admits it was all a lie; Emmett Till’s Accuser Carolyn Bryant Admits It was All a Lie Written by Stacy M. Brown
Mother of Ezell Ford speaks out against DA’s refusal to file charges; No criminal charges for LAPD officers involved in the killing of Ezell Ford Written by Kimberlee Buck
Women’s March Global Takeover Written by Niele Anderson
Top 10 Michelle Obama Speeches & Moments Written by Niele Anderson
The Best of President Barack Obama; As we forge ahead, we look back at some of the highlights of the United States of America’s first African American president Written by LAWT Report
Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members Written by Meg Kinnard and Jeffrey Collins
Civil Rights Leaders challenge rigged confirmations Written by Charlene Muhammad
The CBC celebrates history with 49 members in the 115th Congress Written by Freddie Allen
No charges for Wayne Spindler Written by CRAIG CLOUGH 
Notable Deaths Written by LAWT News Service

News

Pasadena Police Calling for Witnesses in Gang Murder

March 23, 2017  City News Service   Pasadena police this week urged witnesses to contact them if they have information that could solve a double homicide...

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Community

Free Community Clean Up

Free Community Clean Up

March 23, 2017  Staff Report    On Saturday, March 25, the free Community Clean Up is back at the Sentinel from 9:00am-3:00pm. This is the community’s...

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Sports News

L.A. Lakers sign newcomer David Nwaba to multi-year deal

L.A. Lakers sign newcomer David Nwaba to multi-year deal

March 23, 2017  Associated Press   The Los Angeles Lakers have signed David Nwaba to a multi-year deal after the rookie guard impressed them on a...

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Arts & Culture

Freda Payne and Glynn Turman Honored At Giving Back Awards

Freda Payne and Glynn Turman Honored At Giving Back Awards

March 23, 2017  LAWT News Service   Glynn Turman and Freda Payne will be honored at the 18th Annual Roast/Toast sponsored by the Giving Back Corporation,...

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