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The host of Take Two, A Martínez is an L.A. native who grew up in Koreatown, attended Daniel Murphy High School, and played baseball at L.A. City College before getting a journalism degree at Cal State Northridge.
A is well known to sports-talk radio listeners in Los Angeles as host of 710 KSPN’s "In the Zone." He’s done pre and post game shows for most of L.A.’s major professional and college sports teams, and is especially known as the long-time host of "Dodger Talk" and "Laker Line."
Stories by A Martínez
One public radio host, one patient instructor, and lots of sting rays.
Veteran and Paralympian Brad Snyder spoke with Take Two about his path from being blinded in combat to winning gold medals at the Paralympics.
With the Indians advancing to the World Series and the Dodgers and Cubs tying their series, you might have missed what else is going on in sports.
LA's youth culture is often represented by surfer dudes and mall-loving girls. But one art show in East LA is putting a new perspective on this image.
Paris, Budapest and Los Angeles are the final cities in the race for the 2024 Olympics. Janet Evans, vice-chair of athlete relations for LA 2024 joins the show for the latest on L.A.'s bid.
Political rancor is here to stay — at least — past election day, one expert says.
Los Angeles Magazine celebrates culinary L.A. with its 11th annual Food Event in Malibu this weekend
#IAmAsianAmerican uses music to encourage 15,000 Asian American millennials to get out and vote in the presidential election
The pro-Clinton super PAC Correct the Record uses multiple profiles to engage Clinton critics in a digital, and often meme-filled, dialogue.
Though the two differ on several key issues, there are three beliefs they hold close: life, liberty and dissatisfaction with the Republican nominee.
Crime Novelist Gary Phillips resurrects the classic hero The Vigilante in modern Southern California. The six-issue mini series comes out in October.
On Wednesday night California voters will get their only chance to see the two candidates for U.S. Senate meet on the debate stage.
Ethan Tan and Michael Hong aren't old enough to vote, but their astute observations about the night might rival those of pundits thrice their senior.
Need motivation to walk? Don't like walking alone? "The People Walker" by Chuck McCarthy is here to help. It'll only set you back $7 per mile.
"It was a very intense process, it was incredibly emotional," said Hector Aristizábal, an actor from Colombia who is using storytelling and theater for peace.