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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Eric's Stories
East LA boy starts plant business to help single mom make ends meet
An East Los Angeles boy started his own plant business to help his single mother of three make ends meet.
Immigration attorney pledges to help father, son selling flowers in Boyle Heights with legal status
An immigration attorney has pledged to help an undocumented father and his son, who sell flowers in Boyle Heights, with their legal status.
East LA mural honors the life of slain soldier Vanessa Guillen
East Los Angeles is honoring the life of Fort Hood slain soldier Vanessa Guillen with a mural in City Terrace.
Community fridges feed neighbors in need
Residents across Los Angeles are banding together to feed their neighbors through community fridges.
East LA food stand fuses ramen and birria into one
A food stand in East Los Angeles is fusing two plates into one, ramen noodles and birria.
Downey USD announces plan to start with online teaching this fall semester
The Downey Unified School District announced this week they will be starting the school year on August 12 with distance learning.
Family opens new Afro-Mexican restaurant in Bell Gardens
An Afro-Mexican food truck in Watts, Tamales Elena, expanded by opening up a new restaurant in Bell Gardens called Tamales Elena y Antojitos.
Woman raises more than $40K for father, 8-year-old son selling flowers in Boyle Heights
When Edgar Machic Jr.'s father lost his job due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 8-year-old started helping his dad make a living by selling flowers on Cesar Chavez Boulevard in Boyle Heights.
People's Choice Beef Jerky donated thousands of bags of beef jerky.
People's Choice Beef Jerky donated thousands of bags of beef jerky to frontline workers as a way of saying thank you during the pandemic.
Garfield High School bids farewell to class of 2020 with first-ever drive-by graduation
Garfield High School in East Los Angeles bid farewell to the class of 2020 with a drive-by graduation on Thursday.