Zach Behrens | KCET
Zach Behrens was KCET's Director of News, Region and State. He worked on digital and on-air news products that related to Southern California and beyond. He was also the Digital Executive Producer for "SoCal Connected."
Behrens previously ran LAist and has held positions at the city of Santa Clarita and California Institute of the Arts, where he earned a degree in music. He has won awards from the Los Angeles Press Club, L.A. Weekly, and the San Fernando Valley Business Journal. In 2008, he was named—somewhat arbitrarily, but it's fun to say anyway—as the 8th most influential person in Los Angeles by NowPublic.com.
He is currently a member of the Outdoors Writers Association of California and has served as an Associate Member on the Los Angeles chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists as well as the CalArts Alumni Board, San Fernando Valley Jaycees, and the Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council.
Post date: 2011-01-13T11:00:00-08:00
Lloyd Wilkins is one of the several longtime residents of Richland Farms who has seen the city change over the years. During that time the 42-year veteran public school teacher has kept tabs on the political workings of Compton, becoming an 'old school...
Post date: 2011-01-13T07:45:15-08:00
The fire is a longtime annual event where residents, and even some travelers from afar, haul their Christmas trees into a large pile. Firefighters use it as a safety demonstration, the community enjoys the spectacle.
Post date: 2011-01-12T15:45:00-08:00
Marie Hollis is one of the many African-Americans who migrated from the South to the West after World War II. Where she eventually settled, and still lives, is Compton's Richland Farms.
Post date: 2011-01-12T07:10:56-08:00
Skeletal remains found at the construction site of a downtown Los Angeles museum have been a focal point for American Indians in Southern California this week. Despite requests to stop archaeological excavation from a state commission, work continues, ...
Post date: 2011-01-12T01:30:54-08:00
Repairs to Highway 330, the San Bernardino National Forest artery that was damaged by washouts and mudslides in December, are in progress, but Caltrans said this week it will take a year to complete.
Post date: 2011-01-11T08:15:08-08:00
Take a trip from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo on Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner and it will eat about five and a half hours of your day, about two hours more than by car. With increasing demand for service the state, which subsidizes the route, is lookin...