Adrienne Alpert
Adrienne Alpert is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News. She also hosts Eyewitness Newsmakers, a half-hour weekly program dedicated to a deeper exploration of local issues and concerns.

Adrienne joined ABC7 in 1996 after kicking off her television career in San Diego.

In 1961, Adrienne moved with her family to southern San Diego County and she later graduated from San Diego State University with a degree in journalism.

Adrienne landed her first job at KSDO News Radio in San Diego, where she worked as an anchor and reporter, and also hosted a a Sunday night talk show.

In 1977 Adrienne joined the staff of San Diego ABC-TV affiliate KGTV and worked there as an anchor/reporter for 19 years.

Adrienne has won a number of Emmys, Golden Mikes and Associated Press awards for investigative reporting, documentary and news writing.

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Adrienne's Stories
LAUSD will be equipped with more training, better planning when school year starts online on Aug. 18, superintendent says
LAUSD starts the fall semester online on Aug. 18 with 35,000 teachers and administrators having completed additional training for online instruction, Superintendent Austin Beutner said on Eyewitness Newsmakers.
Garcetti outlines steps to help renters, city's economy during COVID-19 crisis
Mayor Eric Garcetti appeared on Eyewitness Newsmakers to discuss coronavirus issues such as mask enforcement and rent relief.
Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Attorney says mask enforcement could be coming
Even though it's the law in California, some people are still refusing to wear masks in public. Right now, the police are not arresting people for failing to wear face coverings, but enforcement of some sort could be coming.
Coronavirus pandemic worsens homelessness, hunger crisis
The tent city that has sprung up around the Westside Veterans Affairs campus will one day include 1,600 units of permanent housing for veterans.
Issues and history in 50 years of L.A. Pride
On the 50th anniversary of the nation's first permitted Pride parade in Los Angeles, Eyewitness Newsmakers looked at some of the issues and history in the LGBTQ+ community.
$100 million renters' relief program expected to be approved by LA City Council, but is it enough?
A $100 million renters' relief program is expected to be approved by the L.A. City Council. On Eyewitness Newsmakers, Council President Nury Martinez said that's not nearly enough and this round will be distributed by lottery.
LA congresswoman, city councilman discuss nationwide calls for 'defunding the police'
On both the federal and local level, elected officials are responding to the recent nationwide protests calling for social justice and police reform.
What will college in California look like in the fall amid the coronavirus crisis?
Leaders of California's UC, CSU and Community College systems talked with Newsmakers about plans for the fall semester amid the coronavirus crisis, including the expected mix of online and on-campus learning.
For Hollywood Bowl and Pasadena Pops, the show can't go on due to COVID-19 outbreak
The cancellation of the Hollywood Bowl summer season for COVID-19 plus cutting the L.A. Philharmonic's winter season leaves the organization with an $80 million shortfall.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti explains how city not under total COVID-19 lockdown
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti sounded an optimistic note for the thousands of out-of-work members of the movie and TV industry who are running out of any unemployment benefits. On Eyewitness Newsmakers, he said he hoped to announce new plans in coming weeks.