Hayley Fox Associate Editor/ Community News Reporter
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Hayley Fox is an associate editor and reporter for KPCC's OnCentral and Blogdowntown blogs. Hayley splits her time between Downtown and South L.A. covering a wide range of topics from health and community safety, to politics and arts and culture.
Fox graduated from UC Berkeley in 2005 with a bachelor's in film studies. After spending a few years post-grad working as a production assistant on films and writing freelance for arts/entertainment publications such as Flavorpill, Vapors, Campus Circle and Format, Fox returned to school and attended USC's Annenberg School of Communication. She received her Masters in Journalism in the Spring of 2011.
She began her career at KPCC as an intern during her second year of graduate school, and quickly moved from producing weekly multimedia features for the website to becoming a production assistant and web producer. Fox has also reported on-air.
Fox is a native Angeleno, a dog lover and a 28-years-and-counting Dodgers fan.
Stories by Hayley Fox
Hip-hop mogul Dr. Dre and music industry entrepreneur Jimmy Iovine have donated a combined $70 million to create a new institute at USC.
LADOT officials expect approximately 14,000 people at the May Day event and have a contingency plan to shut down more streets if the crowd is larger than anticipated.
When the museum turns 100, decades-old New Wave band Devo and founding Wu-Tang Clan member, GZA/The Genius, will be there to help the dinos blow out their candles.
Many of us are used to seeing calorie counts next to menu items, but new research shows translating those calories into exercise time may be more effective.
A Las Vegas psychiatric hospital is accused of sending more than 150 discharged patients to Los Angeles in violation of an LA law against 'patient dumping.'
Green space can be a scarce commodity in Los Angeles - and a neighborhood that's lean on green could have long term effects on your overall happiness.
Everyone's a scientist at the museum's new outdoor learning lab. This 3 1/2 acre "nature gardens" will serve as the homebase for biodiversity studies.
Angelenos can hand over leftover or expired drugs—especially painkillers—as part of an effort to reduce pharmaceutical misuse throughout LA County.
The head of L.A. County's Public Health Department says there is no evidence of a meningitis outbreak. A handful of recent deaths do not appear to be linked.
The Los Angeles Sheriff's Department handed out hundreds of tickets and arrested approximately 150 people over the course of a few days.
Health advocates fought for years to keep fast food chains out of South LA neighborhoods. But a restriction on new fast food outlets may be lifted soon.
If you can fry it or dip it in cheese, you'll find it at a local fair or festival this summer. But with indulgence comes an uptick in food poisoning.
As part of our effort to track the construction and opening of new developments in downtown L.A., blogdowntown is launching a color-coded map that will be updated as projects progress.
The upcoming event at USC brings more than just literature to the South LA campus. This year's weekend event includes best-selling authors and a long list of celebs.
The UCLA School of Dentistry will put the money toward clinic improvements in underserved areas in Los Angeles County.