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by Jodi Summers Here’s some fun statistics to share with your friends in colleagues….as of July 1, 2013, there were 316,128,839 people in the United States. The Census Bureau recently released estimates on the size, share of total population, age range, and birth date of each generation based on that date… Recession generation: 19,868,088 (6.3%) […]


by Jodi Summers The new Nation Football League caliber stadium could transform Inglewood from “a city on the rise to a top-tier metropolis.” Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts Jr. puts this news in the context of an economic resurgence in Inglewood. In 2014, there were120 small businesses opened in the city, employing hundreds of residents. […]

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by Jodi Summers Los Angeles is all abuzz about NFL-quality football stadium in Inglewood…but while we’ve been hearing about the stadium, the development is so much more. The development proposed for the 298-acre Hollywood Park racetrack is currently called Arroyo Park. The stadium is the anchor to the “sports and entertainment district” which is at […]


by Jodi Summers If we build it, will they come? Stan Kroenke, owner of the St. Louis Rams, is planning to build an NFL-quality football stadium in Inglewood in anticipation of bringing an NFL team back to Los Angeles area. The LA Times reports that Kroenke and has teamed up with Stockbridge Capital Group, which […]


by Jodi Summers Los Angeles is assuming if they build an NFL-eminent stadium, a team will come. The thought is, if the Rams don’t come, maybe the Oakland Raiders will. Or the San Diego Chargers. Most of the talk surrounding team relocation is focused around Stan’s Rams, who have been unable to negotiate stadium renovations […]

edited by Jodi Summers It will take about 11 trillion gallons of water (42 cubic kilometers) — around 1.5 times the maximum volume of the largest U.S. reservoir – for California to recover from the drought, according to NASA. Earlier this year, a team of scientists led by Jay Famiglietti of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory […]