A Martínez Host, Take Two
The host of Take Two, A Martínez is an L.A. native who grew up in Koreatown, attended Daniel Murphy High School, and played baseball at L.A. City College before getting a journalism degree at Cal State Northridge.
A is well known to sports-talk radio listeners in Los Angeles as host of 710 KSPN’s "In the Zone." He’s done pre and post game shows for most of L.A.’s major professional and college sports teams, and is especially known as the long-time host of "Dodger Talk" and "Laker Line."
Stories by A Martínez
Sometimes a weak response to controversy allows others to fill in the blanks, according to an expert in digital branding.
Father Joseph Boules of Saint Mary & Saint Verena Coptic Orthodox Church in Anaheim explains how the local community is processing the attacks in Egypt.
Reactions among lawmakers were mixed; some applauded the action, while others urged phe president to consult Congress in the future.
President Trump flipped in his stance on Syria, but one local proponent says the U.S. needed to send a message to the "butchers and bullies" of the world.
Marvel VP of Sales David Gabriel recently said that their numbers indicate diversity in comics has hurt sales. But those numbers are based on a flawed metric.
Though the essays have received several shares, reader response has been mixed.
In this installment State of Affairs, our weekly analysis of the politics and the Golden State: healthcare vote, Governor Brown in DC, and Nunes apology.
Take Two's A Martinez spoke with California Senator Kamala Harris about how she's taking on the big issues in Washington DC.
The latest California license plate for a cause features the famous redwood forest. It's the latest in California's long line of distinct car tags.
Political news from the Golden State.
Some say elections keep sheriffs accountable to the public while others argue too much sway from public opinion is bad for law enforcement.
People LOVE Joshua Tree these days; how the staff is dealing with the park's 2 million-plus visitors
It's always been a popular spot for campers, hikers, rock climbers and folks who just want to get away to the desert: Joshua Tree. But lately, the national park has become even more of a draw.
Murder rates in San Bernardino are some of the highest in the nation. Now, the same program that helped drop crime rates in Oakland is coming to the Inland Empire.
Non-profits in the state and around the country have done a lot to get more young girls interested in these topics, but by college, enthusiasm fades.
Take Two's weekly look at politics in the Golden State.