Mandalit del Barco As an arts correspondent based at NPR West, Mandalit del Barco reports and produces stories about film, television, music, visual arts, dance and other topics.

Pin-Up Queen Turns Hollywood Mayor Race Pink

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Controversial Math Method Infiltrates L.A. Schools

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South L.A. Gang Violence Claims Young Victims

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L.A. Sees Spike in Outbursts of Gun Violence

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20 Calif. Counties Scrap Electronic Vote Machines

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Phraselator Helps L.A. Police Communicate

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Uneasy Black-Latino Ties a Factor in Calif. Primary

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L.A. Police Union Fights New Financial Rules

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Late-Night Talk Returns, Most Without Writers

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California Law Outlaws RFID Implant Mandate

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Los Angeles Transit to Abandon Honor System

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After Decades of Neglect, LAX Gets a Facelift

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Calif. Launches Terrorist Drill 'Golden Guardian'

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Strike Worries Businesses Tied to Hollywood

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