Eric Resendiz
Eric Resendiz is a community journalist for ABC7 Eyewitness News covering the East Los Angeles area.

Born and raised in Orange, California Eric is excited to be back home reporting in Southern California. Before joining the team in February 2019, he was a reporter for KXVA in West Texas. Eric covered everything from breaking news to positive community stories. While in Texas, Eric covered Ted Cruz's 2018 campaign, the Texas state legislature and issues surrounding border security. He has a keen interest for local stories that impact residents as an individual.

Eric started as an intern and a news assistant at ABC7 prior to leaving for the Lone Star State. He's a Cal State Fullerton graduate and a product of CSUF's Latino Communications Institute.

Eric is a proud son of Mexican immigrants who aspires to inspire through the craft of storytelling in either English or Spanish.

Besides being out engaging with the community, you can also find Eric at Disneyland where he worked after graduating high school. Family, faith and food are at the center of his beliefs.


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Contact:
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500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Eric's Stories
Things to do in Los Angeles County this weekend
Here are some of the local events happening in Los Angeles County.
Women's March LA: Children also demand women's rights alongside parents
Among the thousands of grownups, who took the streets of Downtown Los Angeles for the fourth annual Women's March, children were also carrying big posters with strong messages.
Exide cleanup: Lead-contaminated soil at 1,500 Vernon-area homes cleaned since plant shutdown
As of early January 2020, lead-contaminated soil at 1,537 Vernon-area homes have been cleaned since the Exide battery plant was shutdown nearly five years ago. Over 8,000 homes were flagged with lead and need to be cleaned.
Ex-gang member earns master's, creates nonprofit to help homeless in Los Angeles
An ex-gang member from SoCal, who served five prison terms, turned his life around and is now helping others. He went back to school to get his master's and created a nonprofit to help the homeless on Skid Row.
Ex-gang member earns master's, creates nonprofit to help homeless on Skid Row
An ex-gang member from Huntington Park, who served five prison terms, turned his life around and is now helping others. He went back to school to get his master's and created a nonprofit to help the homeless on Skid Row.
These surfers wanted to create space for more surfers from their community!
Three surfers, with roots in East Los Angeles, created a surf camp to fill a gap in the surfing and local community.
Car club trucks dance through SoCal lit up for Christmas
Dancing beds light up the streets of SoCal for Christmas; NuMinis SoCal Car Club making a comeback
Boyle Heights artist gives back to the community with free art workshops
Artist Juan Solis, who grew up in Boyle Heights, started offering free art workshops in the community as a way to give back.
LAPD detective serenades Our Lady of Guadalupe at LA Cathedral: 'A dream come true'
Special guest singers, like an LAPD detective, were invited to serenade Our Lady of Guadalupe at the Cathedral in Downtown L.A. on her feast day.
These tortillas have been Flamin' Hot "Cheetofied"!
This abuela is taking traditional tortillas and giving them a HOT twist! Higinia Conde, originally from Mexico came up with the unique idea for Flamin' Hot Cheetos at her family-owned restaurant, Mr. Adillas Mexican Restaurant in L.A. From there, she started incorporating them into everything on their menu, from nachos to tamales!