Inglewood’s Big Moment: Super Bowl LVI
The countdown begins.
Brittany M. 02/10/2022 - 6:06 AM
Retaliation? Inglewood treasurer claims city slashed her salary and locked her out of City Hall.
In 2019, she says she raised questions about the city’s fiscal health and an alleged overpayment of $77,420 to a city contractor.
Brittany M. 08/24/2021 - 5:26 AM
Inglewood Mayor’s High-Paid Aide Escorted From City Hall

An assistant to Inglewood Mayor James Butts Jr., whose high salary came under scrutiny last year, has hired a high-profile attorney to represent her after she was physically removed from City Hall.

Brittany M. 09/10/2019 - 7:33 AM
Mayor’s Love Life Becomes Subject of Inquiry in Clippers Arena Lawsuit

Is Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts hooking up with his campaign staffer turned lavishly paid executive assistant Melanie McDade-Dickens?

Brittany M. 02/21/2019 - 6:12 AM
Inglewood’s Decision to Destroy Scores of Police Records Rattles Civil Rights Advocates

The decision came just weeks before a new law would have required making them available to the public.

Brittany M. 01/02/2019 - 7:36 AM
Inglewood’s Mayor Bought a House From a City Contractor. Was it Coincidence or Something More?

Interesting questions have been raised about a real estate transaction between Mayor James T. Butts and a public affairs consultant who has done extensive work with the city.

Brittany M. 10/15/2018 - 11:19 AM
Inglewood Mayor Under Investigation by FPPC

Another day, another set of questions for Mayor James T. Butts.

Brittany M. 08/30/2018 - 2:49 AM
Affordable Housing Group Seeks to Stop Clippers Arena

A group of affordable housing advocates are suing the City of Inglewood, claiming city leaders violated state law when they offered a stretch of public land to the Los Angeles Clippers.

Brittany M. 06/21/2018 - 5:30 AM
She Worked on the Inglewood Mayor’s Campaign. Now Taxpayers Are Paying Her $300,000 a Year.

Critics want an explanation for this rags-to-riches story.

Brittany M. 06/12/2018 - 5:27 AM