Matt Levesque

Inspector, Los Angeles County Fire Department

Guest

Matt Levesque on KCRW

Seventy-two  LA County firefighters  are ready to ship out for Haiti with aid for victims of the  massive earthquake .

LA Responds to the Earthquake in Haiti

Seventy-two LA County firefighters are ready to ship out for Haiti with aid for victims of the massive earthquake .

from Which Way, L.A.?

More from KCRW

Innova Medical Group, based in Pasadena, has developed a test people can buy over the counter and use at home. It costs $5 and produces results in about 30 minutes.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Johnson & Johnson says it will ship out nearly 4 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine this week — after the FDA authorized it for emergency use on Saturday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

During the pandemic, many renters have stayed in their homes because of local and state eviction protections, but are still on the hook for back rent.

from Greater LA

Jason Mezilis (aka Jason Achilles) helped design a microphone that hopped aboard NASA’s Perseverance rover, which landed on Mars on February 18, 2021.

from KCRW Features

Billions of dollars and good intentions have not been enough to solve California’s homelessness crisis. But some communities are faring better than others.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

This week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to override a veto by Mayor Eric Garcetti and approve a new proposal for how millions of dollars taken from the LA Police Department will…

from Greater LA

Governor Gavin Newsom is partnering with Blue Shield and Kaiser to distribute COVID-19 vaccines.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Seven counties across California, including San Francisco, moved into a less restrictive tier this week in Gov. Gavin Newsom’s reopening plan.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The FDA issued emergency use authorization for Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine over the weekend, and the Biden administration says it could start arriving today.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand