Hundreds Turn out for the 6th Annual Compton Walk for the Cure

It’s a great day in Compton! On Saturday hundreds of Compton Unified School District (CUSD) families, teachers, staff, and officials gathered at Greenleaf Parkway for the Sixth Annual Compton Walk for a Cure. The yearly event helps raise breast cancer awareness and provides the community with information on early detection and treatment. It is also… Read More Hundreds Turn out for the 6th Annual Compton Walk for the Cure

Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas Secures Passage and Enactment of Landmark Education Legislation

  SACRAMENTO – California Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas’ Assembly Bill 23, which authorizes and protects single gender institutions and educational programs, was recently signed by Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. “Today we have given our students and families additional opportunities to prepare for the careers of tomorrow,” said Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas. “I am pleased to know that… Read More Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas Secures Passage and Enactment of Landmark Education Legislation

NBA Hall of Famer Connie Hawkins has died at age 75

Hawkins played in the NBA from 1961-1976. Watch Basketballography: Connie Hawkins  https://youtu.be/oElAuZFXC9o The Suns also released a statement on his passing. “‘The Hawk’ revolutionized the game and remains to this day an icon of the sport and one of basketball’s great innovators,” the statement read. “His unique combination of size, grace and athleticism was well… Read More NBA Hall of Famer Connie Hawkins has died at age 75

GUILD OF MUSIC SUPERVISORS SHARE INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE IN Q&A PANEL AT BALDWIN HILLS CRENSHAW

  This past Thursday, October 5th, Baldwin Hills Crenshaw hosted seven music supervisors from hit shows including Better Call Saul, Queen Sugar, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Sneaky Pete and Entertainment Tonight. They shared their industry knowledge during an in-depth, live panel. . The event aimed to educate current and aspiring music supervisors, as… Read More GUILD OF MUSIC SUPERVISORS SHARE INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE IN Q&A PANEL AT BALDWIN HILLS CRENSHAW

Orange County Commemorates One-Year Anniversary of The Courtyard, County’s First Year-Round Homeless Shelter

Today, the County of Orange commemorated the one-year anniversary of its first County homeless shelter, the Courtyard Transitional Center in Santa Ana. Board of Supervisors Vice Chair Andrew Do, First District, who was instrumental in bringing the Courtyard to fruition, visited with staff and residents at the shelter to signify the milestone. “The Courtyard was… Read More Orange County Commemorates One-Year Anniversary of The Courtyard, County’s First Year-Round Homeless Shelter

McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour Headlines Taste of Soul Gospel Stage

McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour will headline the spectacular praise experience at the 12th Annual Taste of Soul (TOS).  The event takes place on Saturday, October 21, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., along Crenshaw Boulevard from Rodeo Blvd. to Stocker Avenue. The nation’s largest family festival, created by Sentinel Executive Publisher Danny Bakewell, Sr., includes… Read More McDonald’s Inspiration Celebration Gospel Tour Headlines Taste of Soul Gospel Stage