Bob DeCastro anchors the FOX 11 news at noon and reports for FOX 11 News at 5 p.m. Since 2004, he has covered some of the biggest stories impacting Southern California. DeCastro came to Los Angeles from our sister station WNYW-TV in New York City. He reported live from Ground Zero immediately after the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center. He also covered the Anthrax Scare and the crash of American Airlines Flight 587. Before moving to New York, Bob worked in Las Vegas, Reno, and Chico as an anchor and reporter. He got his first television job after responding to an ad in the newspaper for a “Reporter” on a San Diego Cable Station. Journalism is Bob’s second career; he traveled all over the world as a Lieutenant on a U.S. Navy Destroyer based in San Diego.
One of Southern California's most beloved public gardens is rethinking and rewriting part of its rich history. Descanso Gardens' collection of world-renowned camellias can now be traced back to Japanese-American growers who interned during World War II.
Even as the conversation continues about reforming the criminal justice system in our country, funding for many programs that aim to reduce the number of repeat offenders has been cut, including the Pawsitive Change program.
The first hydrogen-powered sea vessel is now docked in Long Beach.
Dr. Michilik discusses the impact of the COVID-19 virus on young people, whether it is vital that children should be vaccinated, and the trials that are being done with the Pfizer vaccine on kids as young as 6 months.
A Long Beach architect who began home-baking during the pandemic discovered a new passion and powerful connections to her past.
Choura Events, a Torrance-based events company, has pivoted from servicing some of the biggest festivals, sporting events and awards shows in the region to helping hospitals and restaurants struggling during the pandemic.
dineL.A. Restaurant Week is officially underway, highlighting the diverse culinary experiences that Los Angeles has to offer.
Friends are rallying to rescue one of the few Black-owned salons in West Hollywood. They also say the owner, Haywood Wilkerson, is beloved not only because of his expertise in hair but because he generously gives back to the community.
Los Angeles County health officials announced its COVID-19 vaccination sites will only be administering second doses starting Tuesday until the end of the week due to a shortage.
Two veterans are transforming an empty dirt lot in West Long Beach into an urban farm, with the hopes its harvest will go back into the underserved community.