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.


Retirement Ready?

East Los Angeles Community College

Criminal Justice Reform

LGBTQ+ Pride Month

Inland Empire Gems

Mental Illness: Innovations in Treatment

Enriching Young Lives

Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival

Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Chemical Concerns

Wildlife in Peril

Virtual Healing

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