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California Mourners Remember Reagan

Flags, cards and jars of jelly beans -- President Reagan's favorite treat -- outside the Santa Monica, Calif., funeral home where Reagan's body was briefly held.
Mandalit del Barco, NPR
Flags, cards and jars of jelly beans -- President Reagan's favorite treat -- outside the Santa Monica, Calif., funeral home where Reagan's body was briefly held.

NPR's Mandalit del Barco speaks with mourners in Southern California who visited memorials for President Ronald Reagan over the weekend. Mourners gathered at the funeral home where Reagan's body was briefly held, and also at his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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As an arts correspondent based at NPR West, Mandalit del Barco reports and produces stories about film, television, music, visual arts, dance and other topics. Over the years, she has also covered everything from street gangs to Hollywood, police and prisons, marijuana, immigration, race relations, natural disasters, Latino arts and urban street culture (including hip hop dance, music, and art). Every year, she covers the Oscars and the Grammy awards for NPR, as well as the Sundance Film Festival and other events. Her news reports, feature stories and photos, filed from Los Angeles and abroad, can be heard on All Things Considered, Morning Edition, Weekend Edition, Alt.latino, and npr.org.