Kevin Ferguson Producer/ Reporter, Off-Ramp
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
Brendan Eder is a drummer, composer and a Los Angeles native. Through his group, he makes instrumental music fronted by woodwinds, reeds, drums and more.
Jackie Robinson's high school in Pasadena was once a destination for young athletes — before the team fell on hard times. With help from the Dodgers, they're turning that around.
Starting June 11, visitors will have to shell out $12 to see the museum’s first special exhibit, photographer Cindy Sherman’s "Imitation of Life."
It's called "Music for Train Stations" and it's presented in partnership with Metro and the electronic music collective Dublab.
The L.A. Times called it "L.A.’s most ambitious new restaurant." But in her review, L.A. Weekly restaurant critic Besha Rodell took issue with the its service, its prices, and — maybe worst of all — falafel.
The Long Beach City Council voted unanimously tonight to add a measure to the June primary ballot raising the city sales tax by 1 percent to 10 percent.
Writer John McNamara talks the Hollywood blacklist, the Oscars and more. "The nice thing about Musso and Frank is the waiters who are rude to you were rude to F. Scott Fitzgerald."
This week, Major League Baseball groundskeepers met at Dodger Stadium for the 18th annual Groundskeeper Conference—a yearly trade show and networking event.
"Come here, and take all the selfies you want, because your background is gonna be beautiful."
In 1979, Bowie gave one of the weirdest TV performances ever on SNL. His backup singers were the late avant-garde performer Klaus Nomi and Joey Arias. Arias told us the story.
"People come in and ask me if they have to be a Ram fan to get a haircut," said Martinez. "No, but you do get a better haircut if you're a Ram fan."
What to do with LA's homeless tent encampments was a big topic for local officials in 2015. And this year, as heavy El Nino rains hit, the problem's only grown.
The floats used in the Tournament of Roses parade can't stay on display forever. Building a float out of a living thing means that, by definition, it's going to die.
Numbers for the annual count have changed as California endures its fourth year of drought. Researchers wonder if the prolonged dry spell is to blame.
Trees can be recycled and turned into mulch, so why not do that? The best way to dispose of your tree depends on where you live.