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Letter: Inglewood is FINALLY listening to its residents, kind of

The Inglewood City Council is publicly acting concerned about residents quality of life when it came to approving a Special Use Permit (SUP) for a business that wasn’t welcome in Councilman Alex...

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Kenya Barris to trade Kansas for Inglewood in ‘Wizard of Oz’ remake

Kenya Barris has plans for a “Wizard Of Oz” remake set in Inglewood, California.  By Jeroslyn JoVonn Quincy Jones introduced moviegoers to Black Dorothy in 1978’s The Wiz and set it in New York City....

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Inglewood mayor’s daughter sentenced to 4 years in prison for attacking landlord

LOS ANGELES – Inglewood Mayor James Butts Jr.’s 37-year-old daughter was sentenced Thursday to four years in state prison for her conviction on assault and conspiracy charges stemming from allegations...

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Inglewood police chase ends with 1 in custody, 2nd person on the run

By KJ Hiramoto INGLEWOOD – A dramatic police chase stretching across South Los Angeles and Inglewood ended with one person arrested and a second person on the run. SkyFOX was over the scene as the...

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Inglewood Unified county administrator paints grim outlook for district’s future

A message from Dr. Morris, the IUSD County Administrator. January 19, 2024 Dear Inglewood Unified School District Community, For the past year, it has been my honor to serve as the County...

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Inglewood transit connector project delayed until 2030

By: Travis Schlepp Another automated people mover project in Los Angeles has run into its fair share of roadblocks.  The $2 billion Inglewood Transit Connector Project, which would connect the Metro K...

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Letter: City diverts CDBG/COVID housing funds to Main Library’s HVAC system

Do the Main Library HVAC improvements (some funds diverted from CDBG housing)  include the adjacent Grace Waddington building on Library premises that has been known for a looooong time to have...

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Developer breaks ground on new 222-unit housing project in Inglewood

INGLEWOOD – Developers held a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of a former car wash in Inglewood on Jan. 29. JPI broke ground on Jefferson Inglewood, a market-rate and affordable housing apartment...

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Inglewood reaches $15M settlement with LAPD motor officer hit by Mayor James...

INGLEWOOD – The city of Inglewood has settled with a Los Angeles Police Department motor officer who was nearly killed after being hit by a vehicle registered to the Inglewood Police Department. LAPD...

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Authorities ID second man to drown in lake at SoFi Stadium

INGLEWOOD – A second man has died after drowning in the lake at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California. The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner’s office has identified Mirai Shepard, 19, as the...

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Letter: Will Inglewood City Manager Mark Weinberg reign in Mayor Butts?

I’m writing about a recent article published to your website detailing that LAPD motorcycle officer Michael Flynn reached a $15 million settlement agreement with the City of Inglewood for injuries he...

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Crime up significantly around Inglewood Sports and Entertainment District

INGLEWOOD – The City has indicated crime is up significantly around the Inglewood Sports and Entertainment District (ISED) according to documents related to a Special Use Permit (SUP) application...

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Man alleges Inglewood tow yard is price gouging vehicle owners

INGLEWOOD – A man is alleging an Inglewood tow yard is price gouging vehicle owners. The man attended the Jan. 30, 2024, regular city council meeting to complain about the high price Bryant’s Towing...

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Letter: Inglewood is most likely erring when towing vehicles

2UrbanGirls, I am writing in response to your article Man alleges Inglewood tow yard is price gouging vehicle owners. I watched the excerpt from the Jan. 30 city council meeting where the resident...

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Inglewood tow company presumably operating under an expired Referral Towing...

INGLEWOOD – An Inglewood tow company is possibly in violation of the city’s municipal code after their license was approved for a current permit by the city council. An Inglewood resident sparked a...

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Inglewood has light council agenda for Feb. 13

INGLEWOOD – As taxpayers eagerly await the City to release first quarter budget numbers for fiscal year 2023-2024 the city council will have a light city council agenda presented to them on Feb. 13....

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Inglewood city clerk throws booze laden party inside City Hall

INGLEWOOD – Inglewood City Clerk Aisha Thompson is under fire after video has surfaced of an after hours party she threw last month inside of the community room in City Hall that included an open bar....

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Inglewood city council votes in favor of contract in possible conflict of...

INGLEWOOD –  The members of the Inglewood city council cast votes in favor of a lease agreement that could be construed as a conflict of interest during the Feb. 13 regular city council meeting. The...

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Unidentified man found dead on sidewalk in Inglewood

INGLEWOOD – An unidentified male was found dead on a sidewalk in Inglewood on Feb. 10. Inglewood Police Department has not made any announcements to the public in an effort to confirm his identity....

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The future of L.A. real estate and the role elected officials play in...

By Emil Khodorkovsky I recently joined a discussion hosted by CSQ on the future of Los Angeles real estate alongside Rams COO Kevin Demoff and former Deputy Treasurer of California Jovan Agee.  I...

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Letter: Inglewood city clerk’s boozed-filled party amplifies city hall’s...

In this day and age of seemingly super sensationalized journalism, is it fair to critique Inglewood City Clerk Aisha Thompson for hosting her birthday party at Inglewood City Hall featuring a full...

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Inglewood city clerk’s office to no longer provide public records request for...

INGLEWOOD – Inglewood City Clerk Aisha Thompson has issued a directive to her staff that the public will no longer be provided public records requests free of charge as they have done for the past...

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Inglewood first quarter budget report shows Admission Tax Revenue down 90%

INGLEWOOD – The city of Inglewood has released its first quarter projections for fiscal year 2023-2024 which shows a severe decline in Admissions Tax Revenue from the entertainment and sports venues...

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Inglewood is playing monopoly with taxpayers funds

After reading the article Inglewood first quarter budget report shows Admission Tax Revenue down 90% I spent a significant portion of my weekend studying the accompanying staff report that is...

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Letter: Is the Inglewood mayor’s health a problem for taxpayers?

2UrbanGirls, I saw your report on Inglewood Mayor James Butts having ANOTHER recent surgery and I’m wondering if taxpayers should be concerned? Without knowing the extent of the surgery, it was...

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