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
Mylar balloon causes power outage and evacuation at ExxonMobil oil refinery Thursday in Torrance.
California-based electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. promises to increase charging stations during the next year so customers can drive across North America.
The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes ticked up in April to the highest level in three years.
An Irvine concert violinist is playing sweet music on one of the rarest instruments in the world - a $5 million Stradivarius.
The Commerce Department said the U.S. economy grew at a modest 2.4 percent annual rate from January through March, slightly slower than estimated.
The Labor Department Thursday said the number of Americans seeking unemployment aid rose 10,000 last week, a sign layoffs have increased.
Unemployment rates fell in Los Angeles and almost all large U.S. cities in April, helped by stronger hiring.
EU's environmental agency says the 27-nation bloc's greenhouse emissions in 2011 were the lowest since it began monitoring them in 1990.
The European Union moved away from its focus on tough austerity Wednesday, giving France, other member states more time to control budget deficits.
A man in upstate New York wants to erect a statue to the Hollywood film director considered by some critics to be the worst of all time.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. entered a guilty plea Tuesday to charges the company dumped hazardous waste in California.
The issue of Japan's use of Korean, Chinese and Southeast Asian women and girls as sex slaves - called "comfort women" - continues to alienate Tokyo from its neighbors nearly 70 years after the war's end.
With voters approving Measure D, hundreds of marijuana dispensaries must close in L.A. But a legal challenge is possible.
The Conference Board said Tuesday that Americans' confidence in the economy jumped in May to a five-year high, lifted by a better outlook for hiring and business conditions
Work underway on construction of a new, wider, and taller Gerald Desmond Bridge at the Port of Long Beach. The replacement will allow largest cargo ships to access the port.