Eric Zassenhaus Assistant Managing Editor, Digital
Eric Zassenhaus is a Sr. Web Editor for KPCC. Before that, he worked as Interim Managing Editor, Digital and as a Sr. Web Producer for the station. Prior to joining KPCC, Eric worked at KTVU in Oakland and assisted mid-career reporters in learning new skills at UC Berkeley's Knight Digital Media Center.
Eric has also served as editor at several magazines and as art director at Tikkun magazine in San Francisco. He has worked at several book publishers, including City Lights Books, where he cut his teeth building the publisher/bookstore's website.
Eric graduated from U.C. Berkeley's Graduate School for Journalism, where he concentrated in Web and multimedia journalism.
Stories by Eric Zassenhaus
Eric Garcetti became Los Angeles’ 42nd mayor in an inauguration ceremony outside L.A. City Hall Sunday evening.
Six half-marathon runners have been hospitalized for heat-related illnesses as Southern California braced for another sizzling day.
Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy denied a request from the backers of California's Proposition 8 to halt gay marriages in California.
Los Angeles' Metro Transit Authority announced Thursday that it has inked a deal to purchase the first 5 buses of a potential 25 electric bus fleet.
What appeared to be a call for help in L.A. and Orange County skies was intended to be an invitation to a local theme park.
Sunday's CicLAvia in Los Angeles will close one of the big daddies of the city's surface streets: Wilshire Boulevard. We offer seven things to check out.
The L.A. Coroners Department says a woman who was found dead in the water tank of a downtown Los Angeles hotel drowned accidentally.
At a press conference Wednesday, the FBI and LAPD said they're seeking information on additional victims of former USC professor Walter Lee Williams.
Topanga police are asking for the public's help in locating the husband of a woman who was brutally stabbed to death in West Hills.
A bronze likeness of Bruce Lee made a brief appearance this weekend in L.A.'s Chinatown as part of the area's 'summer nights' series.
On June 4, the FBI raided the offices of L.A. State Senator Ron Calderon. We look back at Calderon's past and his relationship with the Central Basin Water District— a public agency that is also under federal scrutiny.
In a week marked by revelations of perceived government misdeeds and more than a little mayhem, Universal's 'The Purge' has soared past sales expectations.
At a press briefing Sunday, fire officials said the ferocious Powerhouse fire had grown over 5,000 acres Sunday afternoon, reaching 25,000 acres.
One suspect was reported killed and another injured when Gardena police fired on three men during a search for a bike thief early Sunday morning.
Authorities earlier had unconfirmed reports of hikers still missing in the area of the brush fire in Angeles National Forest that had consumed more than 1,000 acres.