Rosalie Atkinson Off-Ramp intern

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Rosalie Atkinson is an intern for KPCC’s Southern California news and culture program “Off-Ramp”. Before moving to Los Angeles to work at KPCC, Rosalie worked at KALW in San Francisco as an Associate Producer for the daily debate and culture program “Your Call”. Rosalie's stories have also been featured on KPFA/KPFK for “The Pacifica Evening News”. Rosalie graduated with honors from Whittier College with a B.A. in English Literature and Composition and also a minor in Political Science with an emphasis on Political Violence.

Stories by Rosalie Atkinson

3 ways to remember Dr. King on Monday

Monday is MLK Day, and in honor of Dr. King's legacy, LA is hosting a lot of free, family friendly celebrations.

Song of the Week: This Charming Man stumbles into a Dirty Old Town

Something about the opening riff of The Smiths' "This Charming Man" makes you want to grab a handful of flowers and unbutton your dress shirt just a bit further than normal.

Off-Ramp Song of the Week: We (Heart) 'Barracuda'

Next week, you can see Heart tribute band Dog 'n' Butterfly take on Fleetwood Mac cover band Mirage in a 1970s pop rock fan's DREAM. (Get it? "These Dreams" and "Dreams?" Bam!)

Star Wars superfan will see 'Rogue One,' but still ponders Rey's backstory

Star Wars superfan Robert Colter says he's excited about the newest Star Wars movie, "Rogue One," but he's still thinking about "Episode VII: The Force Awakens."

Expert: Ghost Ship blaze could have happened here in Southern California

Bill Murphy, a former fire marshal and current instructor at the Rio Hondo Fire Academy, says it is easy to find warehouses like Ghost Ship in LA. And he says he hopes it'll lead to lasting policy changes.

Mario Batali shares his yummy turkey porchetta recipe for Thanksgiving

Mario Batali can think of absolutely nothing wrong with Thanksgiving. And yes, he has an amazing recipe to share with us.

A song for Leon Russell

Off-Ramp's Rosalie Atkinson's letter of gratitude to legendary songwriter and performer Leon Russell, who died Sunday at 74.

Freak flags fly at the DooDah Parade

Typically when crowning a queen, poise and grace are considered paramount. But when crowning the queen of the Pasadena Doodah Parade- judges are looking for contestants with a certain chutzpah.

A hungry Hollywood cooks up Yelp video reviews

"There's a lot of restaurants in L.A. and some of them have to go to pretty great lengths to be novel and a lot of the time that's pretty funny."