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.
A Gator on the Loose in Southern California
A Deadly Year for the City of Compton
Decades After L.A. Riots, Watts Still Suffers
Cracking Down on Oakland's Auto 'Sideshows'
Newton Group Stakes Claim to 'Burn'
SWAT History a Series of Highs, Lows in L.A.
Schwarzenegger Takes Heat over Magazine Contract
Autopsy Confirms L.A. Police Bullet Killed Toddler
New School in L.A. Is First in 35 Years
Ry Cooder Digs Through 'Chavez Ravine'
'Rize': Dancing Above L.A.'s Mean Streets
Racial Brawls at L.A.'s Jefferson High
Racial Tensions Overheat at L.A. High School
Election of Latino Mayor Marks Shift in L.A. Politics
Racial Tension at Los Angeles High School