Lead Story Sports West Edition

Clippers renovate basketball courts at Inglewood middle school

INGLEWOOD — Smiles on energetic faces were aglow over the new basketball courts at Crozier Middle School. That’s because the student body and staff at the school were greeted to their own early Christmas present when the Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Clippers Foundation and the city of Inglewood greeted them with the newest round Read More…

Columnists Opinion

Cooperation, not conflict, is key to Inglewood school success

Last week, the Inglewood Teachers Association (ITA) stepped up its public dispute with the school district about who pays for their health insurance by conducting demonstrations at school board meetings and calling upon teachers to change their work routines at Inglewood school sites. The union directed its members to withhold all voluntary work performed outside Read More…

Lead Story West Edition

Inglewood schools try to fight through financial mess

INGLEWOOD — Almost six years after the state took over oversight of the Inglewood Unified School District, the district still finds itself a deep financial crisis. The state-appointed administrator, Thelma Melendez de Santa Ana, took over the district last year, inheriting a $8 million deficit. As of March 15, that deficit has been cut down Read More…