Ed Joyce Orange County Reporter
Ed Joyce is the Orange County Reporter for KPCC. Before joining the station, Ed covered the environment beat for six-years at KPBS-FM/TV in San Diego.
Prior to his time at KPBS, Joyce was an editor/columnist with Copley News Service in San Diego. His extensive background in news includes stints as a newspaper, radio, web and TV journalist. The positions include: reporter, anchor, editor, columnist, talk show host, writer and photographer. His career started as a boy delivering the Sunday L.A. Times. He later had a paper route delivering the Evening Star-News.
Along the way, Ed has had stints as a telephone operator and mail carrier. He even wrote a column and edited a weekly newspaper in the Caribbean. He's also been a DJ, a high school and college educator and has worked in public relations.
Joyce has won many awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, The Associated Press and other organizations for his TV and radio writing, producing, anchoring, editing and reporting.
Born in Los Angeles County, Joyce graduated with a B.A. in Communications from the University of Washington, where he studied broadcast journalism, TV-radio production and sociology.
Stories by Ed Joyce
Out are council members Don Bankhead, F. Richard Jones and Pat McKinley. Bankhead and McKinley had two years left on their terms.
Across the Southland, gawkers gathered Tuesday afternoon to witness Venus move like a small black dot across the face of the sun.
It's a spectacle that won't repeat for another 105 years: the sight of Venus slowly inching across the face of the sun on Tuesday from 3 to 8 p.m.
Huntington Beach on Monday will consider cutting the number of massage operators by more than half.
State officials say the proposed Orange County Great Park cannot use nearly $1.5 billion in state tax revenues to fund the metropolitan park.
Anti-nuclear groups in San Clemente want the federal Nuclear Regulatory Agency to answer questions about earthquake safety at the San Onofre nuclear power plant.
Nearly half of Orange County’s registered voters send their ballots in by mail, but so far the registrar has only received 115,000 of 680,000 ballots sent out.
The operators of the San Onofre nuclear power plant have told federal regulators they're looking into problems with a potentially malfunctioning vibration sensor.
As LA takes steps toward banning single-use plastic bags, some cities in Orange County have recently adopted ordinances banning the bags.
A coalition of anti-nuclear groups meets Sunday to plan what's next in the effort to shut down California’s two nuclear power plants.
Two officers face criminal charges from their part in a struggle with Kelly Thomas, a mentally ill homeless man, last July at the Fullerton Transportation Center.
Several news organizations say the officers involved in the beating and subsequent death of Kelly Thomas have been sent letters which could lead to their firing.
Arraignment is scheduled Wednesday for a man accused of killing his girlfriend and two sons, although police are still searching for the boys' bodies.
A judge agreed Tuesday to reschedule the arraignment of two Fullerton police officers facing trial for the death of schizophrenic transient Kelly Thomas.
A Santa Ana City Council meeting Monday night will feature discussions about a proposed ordinance intended to protect children from registered sex offenders.