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
Claremont McKenna College student only US Rhodes scholar from SoCal school this year
The class of U.S. Rhodes scholars for 2022 includes the largest number of women ever selected for the scholarship in one year, according the Rhodes Trust, and only one attends a Southern California school.
Travelers pour into LAX day before Thanksgiving as 2 million expected to fly through airport
Los Angeles International Airport is expecting up to two million travelers during the Thanksgiving travel period and with heavy traffic likely to fill up the freeways, the time to plan is now.
Food banks feel pinch of inflation leading up to Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is just around the corner, but food banks are feeling the impact of rising food costs, making some items harder to find for the holiday.
LA City Council approves changes to its strict vaccine mandate for many indoor businesses
Just days after being implemented, the city of L.A. approved changes to its vaccine mandate for certain indoor areas, including restaurants, gyms and entertainment or recreational facilities.
Gov. Newsom encourages COVID vaccines in SoCal ahead of winter season
After being out of the public eye for nearly two weeks, Gov. Gavin Newsom visited Southern California on Wednesday in an effort to encourage more people to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
Veterans Center in Inglewood gets dining hall makeover
The U.S. Vets site in Inglewood is getting a makeover. The dining hall has new tables and chairs thanks to the Los Angeles Rams and Rocket Mortgage.
No more junk: Massive pile of trash outside Koreatown home slowly cleared out
One day after Los Angeles city workers began clearing massive piles of trash outside of the home owned by a woman described as a hoarder, residents are already seeing a difference.
US Postal Service preparing for holiday rush by hiring thousands
The U.S. Postal Service is preparing for its busiest time of the year, and that includes hiring 40,000 workers to ensure holiday gifts arrive on time.
Koreatown hoarding: Los Angeles city crews begin cleanup of massive pile of trash outside home
Los Angeles city crews began clearing away massive piles of trash outside a Koreatown home whose owner has been described as a hoarder.
DoorDash delivery driver shot in La Mirada after being 'aggressively followed,' investigators say
The woman, who has not been identified, told investigators she was being aggressively followed by a driver before getting to a stop sign.