Los Angeles Times

Howard Blume

Writer

Howard Blume covers education for the Los Angeles Times. He’s won the top investigative reporting prize from the L.A. Press Club and print Journalist of the Year from the L.A. Society of Professional Journalists chapter. He co-hosts “Deadline L.A.” on KPFK, which the press club named best radio public affairs show in 2010. He teaches tap dancing and has two superior daughters. 

Recent Articles

  • Car crashes into South L.A. bus stop; 1 person killed, others badly injured

    Car crashes into South L.A. bus stop; 1 person killed, others badly injured

    A hit-and-run driver caused an accident Monday evening that left one person dead and two others critically injured at a bus stop in South Los Angeles, L.A. police said. The chain-reaction incident occurred near 449 W. 54th Street, in the Vermont Square neighborhood, according to Erik Scott, a spokesman...

  • Brush fire contained in La Cañada Flintridge

    Brush fire contained in La Cañada Flintridge

    Fire crews responded Monday night to a brush fire in La Cañada Flintridge that was surrounded before it could cause major damage. The call came in about 9 p.m. when flames, covering about a half-acre, were spotted behind a YMCA, said Inspector Joey Marron of the Los Angeles County Fire Department....

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