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:
ABC7 Broadcast Center
Attn: Eric Resendiz
500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Eric's Stories
Boyle Heights native takes his 1st Emmy on photo tour around his neighborhood
Miguel Puga, an executive producer of 'The Casagrandes,' shared his first Emmy trophy through a photoshoot with his hometown of Boyle Heights.
LGBTQ Latinx bar Noa Noa Place to open in Boyle Heights
Luis Octavio, co-owner of Noa Noa Place, gets things ready for the opening of the LGTBQ Latinx restaurant-bar in Boyle Heights.
Our Lady of Guadalupe image moves around LA, Ventura counties as sign of hope amid pandemic
Images of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Saint Juan Diego are making their way to various L.A. Archdiocese parishes as a part of the annual pilgrimage.
LA native develops app to help users locate nearest Hispanic-owned food trucks
A Los Angeles native is in the process of developing an app to help users locate Hispanic-owned food trucks and street vendors in the area.
Boyle Heights food truck serves up bone marrow tacos
The Mercado family opened their first taco truck in 2019 serving birria tacos with the option of adding bone marrow. Now, they have four taco trucks across L.A. County.
Homeless families who took shelter in vacant El Sereno homes can now legally live in them
A group of homeless activists, known as Reclaiming Our Homes, are now legally living in state-owned homes that they once illegally occupied.
East LA residents protect Whittier Boulevard businesses against looting
East LA residents are taking a stand to protect businesses on historic Whittier Boulevard against looting.
Caltrans orders activists to leave illegally occupied homes in El Sereno amid COVID-19
On Tuesday, Caltrans ordered activists to leave state-owned homes they illegally occupied in El Sereno. The activists moved in about a week before Governor Newsom's stay-at-home order was implemented due to the coronavirus.
East LA family moves from shed to apartment, thanks to money from 8-year-old son's plant business
An East LA family of four moved out of a shed and into an apartment after their 8-year-old started his own plant business.
Dining in a shipping container? Pico Rivera launches new pilot program
The City of Pico Rivera launched a parklet pilot program to provide more outdoor dining space by using a repurposed shipping container.