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
Almost 100 years ago, a future president of the United States was born in Yorba Linda and a commemoration of the event is planned for Saturday.
Several events in Anaheim this weekend have officials advising people to plan ahead or use public transportation.
Former nightclub bouncer Michael Reeves says he heard the phone call that led to Fullerton police confronting Kelly Thomas last July — and that the report was bogus.
The city of Anaheim wants to match job seekers with steady work at an event it’s hosting at the Anaheim Convention Center on Wednesday.
An anniversary date in Orange County means free bus rides next week, but anyone wanting to catch a free ride must pledge to leave their cars at home.
In Orange County, some boats are starting to see blue whales, but it’s a slower start to see the mammals so far this year.
Utility officials say that with the San Onofre nuclear plant offline, power outages are possible in Southern California this summer.
Southern California Edison said Thursday the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station will be offline through the summer.
Crystal Cathedral ministry swaps congregations with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange, who paid $57 million last year for the Cathedral campus.
A new study of Southern California trends to be released next week shows immigration has meant less crime and stable home values in the region.
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.