The Most Senior Citizen at the Inglewood Senior Center

Vernita Smith, who was born in 1922 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, prides herself as being the oldest (most senior) citizen who regularly attends the Inglewood Senior Center and this week,...

The 28th Annual Pan African Film and Arts Festival Takes Audiences Around the...

Coming off a phenomenal year of black films, the Pan African Film and Arts Festival (PAFF) is raising the bar, and set to give movie-goers a 11-day marathon of...

WWE is Another Inglewood Crowning Affair

Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts Jr. had to walk over the gravel, dirt, step on loose wooden blocks, endure the dust, noise and busy construction workers before he finally...

It’s time for prep hoop dreams to emerge

March Madness can wait, a Frenzied February unfolds this week as the high school basketball season swings into the race for championships, but you will likely have to look...

City Welcomes Wrestlemania to Inglewood City Treasurer Violates Rules of Decorum

The weekly city council meeting got underway on time and the council members swiftly discharged the city’s business. The council approved Amendment One to Agreement No. 19-302...

Gloria D. Gray President as West Basin Municipal Water District

CARSON, Calif.  – At the January board meeting, the West Basin Municipal Water District board of directors elected Gloria D. Gray to serve as its board president and Harold...

Celebrating Black History Month Mayor James T. Butts Jr. saved Inglewood from the abyss...

As the region continues to reel from the tragic death of Kobe Bryant, Black History Month arrives for the purpose of reflections and historical perspective and there is no...

WHY? WHY? WHY?

I had just returned from the National Newspapers Publishers Association Mid Winter Conference, and I was exhausted. All I wanted to do was lay down...

Reflections

Mayor James T. Butts I have known Kobe Bryant since he came into the league at the age of 19.  He was a transformational...

City Council Meeting, January 28, 2020

The council approved Amendment Six of the Elderly Nutrition Program Services Subaward Number ENP162008 with County of Los Angeles Workforce Development, Aging and Community Services (WDACS) for the provision of...