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Lisa Brenner is the associate editor for LAist at KPCC.
Lisa joined KPCC in December 2011. Prior to that she led content direction as co-editor of LAist, many moons before KPCC bought it.
Lisa has written and produced arts, culture and news content for print and online publications, including MTV, Glamour and LA.com, where she previously served as Music Editor and Managing Editor of the entertainment and lifestyle website.
She worked on the 20th Century Fox studio lot in creative licensing for Fox Music publishing, where she co-created the department's first online store and mined the musical catalogue of film scores, TV themes and soundtracks. Prior to Fox, she coordinated large-scale film, commercial and music video productions.
Lisa earned a B.A. from Pennsylvania State University in Media Studies with an emphasis in film and television. Her dad says she majored in watching TV. He's not wrong.
Stories by Lisa Brenner
In abandoning his rainbow of musical accomplices, Jack White has alablasted his way into the top spot of the Billboard 200 with his solo debut, "Blunderbuss."
Shots were fired in to building near 600 Olive St. in downtown LA around t 2:40 p.m. on Thursday, according to LAPD Officer Wendy Reyes.
An incident in Burbank that prompted Thursday morning evacuations, street closures, and rallied the presence of the SWAT team, has been contained.
The death of a 67-year-old inmate at the state prison in Corcoran over the weekend is being investigated as a homicide, say officials.
The parolee accused of robbing five SoCal banks banks last year, and recently leading police on a wild chase, is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday.
Of all the trench coats, in all the towns, in all the world, they had to promote mine. Humphrey Bogart's publicity rights co. is suing Burberry.
Myron Chisem named as the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent shot to death in his Carson home last night. His teen son has been arrested.
Daniel Chong ate glass and took methamphetamine that had been accidentally left in the cell. While hallucinating, he carved "Sorry Mom" into his arm with glass.
No suicide note was left by Junior Seau, the former USC All-American and 12-time NFL Pro Bowl linebacker, found dead Wednesday morning.
A La Mirada substitute teacher, Taylor Welch, was arrested on suspicion of lewd contact with a student, said authorities.
Magic Johnson announced that general parking rates at Dodger Stadium will be dropping from $15 to $10.
The ticket provision was originally structured to provide a free, 90-seat block for every Trojan game and comps for any NFL games.
A federal judge has dismissed the excessive force lawsuit filed by his family of a nude man shot to death during a confrontation with police in January 2011.
Laker great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar took to the web to reflect on what he calls the "regression" of Metta World Peace.
A 17-year-old boy admits to his involvement in a burglary and theft that led to the fatal police shooting of Kendrec McDade in Pasadena in March.