In Focus: California

Renee Eng
In Focus with Dina Demetrius

In Focus California is a series of half hour public affairs shows focused on the issues and communities of Southern California hosted by Dina Demetrius.

In Focus California: SoCal airs Sundays at 9 am and “In Focus California: In Your Community” airs Sundays at 9:30 am. You can watch both shows on Spectrum News 1 SoCal channel 1.

Dina Demetrius is the anchor of In Focus California: So Cal and In Focus California: In Your Community, where she continues her passion for illuminating the humanity at the heart of policy issues, especially those affecting Southern Californians. She is the recipient of L.A.-area Emmy Awards, Golden Mic Awards, and L.A. Press Club Awards for her investigative and news magazine features. As a correspondent and producer, Dina previously worked at ABC News, KCET's "SoCal Connected," Al Jazeera America, and A&E Network. Dina is a first-generation Greek-American with roots in Michigan and branches open to the California sun.


Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Chemical Concerns

Retirement Ready?

Wildlife in Peril

Virtual Healing

East Los Angeles Community College

Cease Fire

Saving Mother Earth

Vaping: The Next Tobacco?

Fixing the Homeless Pet Problem

Tax Time

Chemical Concerns

Taking Care of Seniors

Women In a Man's World: Evolving Roles

The Exodus

Women's History Month: LA City Councilwoman Nury Martinez

Women's History Month: Senator Toni Atkins

Opioids: Pain Relief or Path to Addiction?

Coexisting: Wild Animals and Humans

A Place to Call Home

Hepatitis: What You Should Know

Building a Better Future for Foster Kids

Suicide: Rescuing People from the Brink of Darkness

Living With Autism

Digital Divide

Homeless Solutions: Care or Cash?

Virtual Reality: Medical and Social Breakthroughs

African American History Month: A Retrospective

Modern Day Slavery: Human Trafficking

California Wildfires: The Fallout

Acts of Kindness

MLK and the Civil Rights Movement


Sisters Making California History

In Focus Community: Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

Saving Our Kids

Political Voices: State Assemblyman Anthony Portantino

Poverty in California: A State of Crisis

Honoring Our Veterans

Unlocking Gridlock