Kevin Ferguson Producer/ Reporter, Off-Ramp

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Kevin Ferguson produces and reports for KPCC's Off-Ramp.

Born in Long Beach, California, Kevin graduated with a Bachelor's of Arts in Spanish. Before joining KPCC, Kevin worked for Marketplace and the District Weekly, a Long Beach magazine. He's also covered music, art and news for OC Weekly, LA Record, Arthur Magazine, and Riviera.


Stories by Kevin Ferguson

Revealed: The KPCC producer behind Twitter's @LosAngelesRain

Ladies and gentlemen, the Twitter handle @LosAngelesRain was nominated for a "Shorty" award. It's time to out the clever voice behind L.A.'s most stubborn weather phenomenon.

Novel weaves blackmail, music, and the Armenian genocide

Writer Litty Mathew's debut novel tells the story of Rupen Najarian, an aging musician who was his family’s sole survivor of the Armenian genocide in 1915.

Jane Lynch takes to the stage in 'See Jane Sing!'

The actress famous for her role as Sue Sylvester in TV's "Glee", Christopher Guests' films "Best in Show" and "A Mighty Wind" plays the Annenberg Center May 1

Opening day: Dodger blue hair, clown shoes and an old Padres jersey

Even in a sea of blue t-shirts, Clayton Kershaw jerseys and Dodgers baseball hats, some superfans stand out from the rest.

Meet Chaz Perea, Dodger Stadium's landscape manager

The thousands of decorative plants found outside the stadium’s gates are part of its visual appeal. But who takes care of them? And how do you water them during a drought?

Can an addictive app also teach us about marine biology?

"Survive! Mola mola!” is a video game that lets kids be a fish fighting for survival. We talked with KPCC's environment correspondent and a marine biologist to find out how accurate it is.

Amputee, hit-and-run victim to run Los Angeles Marathon

Damian Kevitt was riding his bike through Griffith Park when, two years ago, he lost his leg in a hit-and-run crash. Now, he's running a marathon.

Song of the week: 'Do it' by Tuxedo

The band is a collaboration between Seattle record producer Jake One and Los Angeles soul singer Mayer Hawthorne. The video is great, too.

Punk legend Mike Watt on the Minutemen's early days

When the Mount Rushmore of California Punk is built, there will be debates over who to include, but at least one name is for sure: Mike Watt.

Harlem Globetrotters come to Los Angeles

The Harlem Globetrotters are back in town. The internationally famous team, founded in 1926, has games scheduled all over Los Angeles this month.

The story behind LA's yellow and black filming location signs

"Base Camp." "Bully." "Anonymous." "Heima." Nonsense written on yellow and black signs all over Los Angeles, each with a giant arrow. What do they mean?

Where do judges get their robes? Chatsworth, usually

This month, 27 new judges have been sworn into state courts all across California. Where do their robes come from? A small company in Chatsworth.

Oscars 2015: Is 'Whiplash' really an adaptation?

Writer and director Damian Chazelle says he based the screenplay on his own life, but the Academy nominated the film for Best Adapted Screenplay. Which is it?

Is there anti-semitism in Batman Returns?

A perfect storm of coincidences made the 1992 movie — the only Batman film to take place during Christmas — appear to some as an anti-semitic allegory.

San Fernando Valley history comes to life in new museum

In a small office park in Northridge, just off Nordhoff street, you'll find exhibits on the San Fernando Valley's rich history: movie stars, moguls and more.