Evan George

Senior Editor, On-Air

Producer

Evan George is KCRW's Senior On-Air Editor.  This after serving  as the managing producer of KCRW's To the Point and Which Way, LA? Evan is half of a cookbook-writing duo Hot Knives,  and a five-time champion at the Grilled Cheese Invitational. In a former life, he reported for the Los Angeles Daily Journal and wrote for the Los Angeles Downtown News.

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Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency for Los Angeles due to continuing public unrest sparked by the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.

National Guard troops patrol LA as Governor Newsom declares state of emergency

Governor Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency for Los Angeles due to continuing public unrest sparked by the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.

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More than 500 people were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Friday night as demonstrations protesting police violence — including the recent killing of George Floyd — shifted into…

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More than 500 people were arrested in downtown Los Angeles Friday night as demonstrations protesting police violence — including the recent killing of George Floyd — shifted into…

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Public K-12 schools in L.A. are staying open, although large events are canceled, and anyone who's traveled abroad in the last two weeks may not come on-campus.

Coronavirus and kids: Keeping them safe, talking to them without raising alarm bells

Public K-12 schools in L.A. are staying open, although large events are canceled, and anyone who's traveled abroad in the last two weeks may not come on-campus.

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