Chery Glaser

Chery Glaser has spent more than 20 years as a radio host, reporter, and producer—including ten years at Marketplace, public radio’s business and finance program.  She’s covered stories from the Northridge Earthquake and Hurricane Katrina to the chocolate business. Chery’s been named best local radio anchor by the LA Press Club and by the Alliance for Women in Media’s Gracie Awards.  

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Dozens of Southland parks will host snow events each Friday and Saturday for the next three weeks.

Snow in SoCal: Forecast calls for making snow angels plus arts and crafts at LA parks

Dozens of Southland parks will host snow events each Friday and Saturday for the next three weeks.

from KCRW Features

San Francisco is at times known for its rough-and-tumble approach to local politics. But now a more bruising political fight is playing out in the City by the Bay.

Local school boards: Time to get rid of them?

San Francisco is at times known for its rough-and-tumble approach to local politics. But now a more bruising political fight is playing out in the City by the Bay.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Other states are obsessed with California and its policies, which is a way to show their love, according to Joe Mathews.

California lives rent-free in the minds of other Americans, says Joe Mathews

Other states are obsessed with California and its policies, which is a way to show their love, according to Joe Mathews.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

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