Lead Story Sports West Edition

Clippers pledge $100 million to Inglewood

INGLEWOOD — The city is discussing a proposal with the Los Angeles Clippers that would have the team invest $100 million in community development benefits as part of the plan to build the Inglewood Basketball and Entertainment Center, which the team wants to open in fall 2024. Up to $75 million of the proposed investment Read More…

Lead Story West Edition

Uplift Inglewood Coalition moves its platform forward

By John W. Davis Contributing Writer INGLEWOOD — Sometimes it takes a holistic approach to effect change in a community. Issues like housing, education, jobs, public green spaces, and civic participation could be considered separate topics. However, Woodrow Curry III, a co-founder of the Uplift Inglewood Coalition, thinks they are interconnected. He also believes the Read More…

Making a Difference West Edition

MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Uplift Inglewood Coalition offers residents a voice

By Dorany Pineda Contributing Writer While economic development can bring new life to older communities, it also can bring much risk. In Inglewood’s case, news that the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers were moving into a new stadium being built in town brought the risk of residents being priced out of their homes. Knowing that Read More…