John Gregory
John Gregory is a general assignment reporter and weekend morning co-anchor for ABC7 Eyewitness News who joined the station in 2000.

Originally from New York, John's family moved to San Diego when he was a teenager. He says that he quickly fell in love with Southern California and has made it a point to try and stay close to home throughout his career. He graduated from San Diego State University with a political science degree.

John landed his first job at KYMA in Yuma, Arizona, where he learned to anchor, produce, shoot and edit his own stories. His next stop was KTNV in Las Vegas, Nevada as a weekend anchor and reporter. John then went back to San Diego for seven years as a reporter at KNSD before joining ABC7.

John covered the 2000 Democratic National Convention for ABC7 Eyewitness News. During the controversial election that followed, he reported live from Washington, D.C. as the court cases generated by the election results were heard by the Supreme Court.

After the September 11 terrorist attacks, John joined the California National Guard troops as they traveled to the Middle East on a mission to guard and protect U.S. military installations.

He was awarded an Emmy in 1995 for his coverage of the Tank Rampage in San Diego and in 1996 for the Harmony Grove Wildfires in San Diego.

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John's Stories
Volunteers help get historic Hemet Theatre ready to reopen in time for 100th anniversary
The historic Hemet Theatre has been a part of the community for nearly 100 years. While it's been closed due to the pandemic, volunteers have used the time to help with some major renovations.
Studio City pet hotel welcomes stray dogs rescued from Thailand
A pet hotel in Studio City has just welcomed seven new dogs all the way from Thailand. They were rescued off the streets, and are being given a new lease on life.
Tiger Woods was driving over 80 mph, nearly twice the legal speed limit, before he crashed
Woods was driving 84 to 87 mph on a downhill stretch of road in Rancho Palos Verdes that had a speed limit of 45 mph, Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Wednesday.
Future of Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District in question; effort to divide district gaining traction
A battle has been brewing for years between Santa Monica and Malibu, two cities sharing one school district. A county committee will hear from both sides later this month.
Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia is back open. Here's what you need to know
Six Flags Magic Mountain is welcoming back guests on Thursday and the theme park will have several COVID-19 protocols in place.
El Capitan Theatre welcomes back moviegoers with limited capacity after yearlong closure
Following a temporary closure due to the coronavirus pandemic, Hollywood's El Capitan Theatre welcomed back moviegoers with a showing of Disney's "Raya and the Last Dragon."
SoCal nonprofit making sure homeless individuals don't miss out on stimulus checks
As stimulus checks go out to many, those experiencing homelessness may be missing out. Here's what one local nonprofit is doing to ensure eligible homeless individuals are getting access to their stimulus funds.
Norco High School cheerleaders rally to allow their sport to resume
Norco High School cheerleaders are ready to get back on the field, but state guidelines are keeping the sport from resuming.
Hundreds of vaccines administered in South LA after volunteers go door to door to increase interest
Sleeves were pulled up and shots of the Pfizer vaccine were administered to hundreds on Friday in South Los Angeles, one of the hardest-hit areas of the city.
SoCal family mourning loss of 2 sisters, struggling with funeral costs for loved one lost to COVID
The coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on a lot of families, including the Lara family who feel they were hit twice and are now struggling emotionally and financially.