Born in City Terrace, Antonio Villaraigosa is a lifelong resident of Los Angeles. He was elected mayor in 2005 and is the first Latino mayor of Los Angeles since Mayor Cristóbal Aguilar led the city in 1872, when its population was barely 6,000. He also served in the California State Assembly, where he was named Speaker, as well as on the Los Angeles City Council representing the 14th district.
What do you love about Halloween in Los Angeles?
What I love most about Halloween in LA is seeing all the happy faces of ghosts and goblins while they are trick-or-treating.
What did you dress up as for Halloween when you were a kid?
I dressed as a cowboy, a vampire, and my favorite costume was a baseball player.
Any hints on what your costume will be this year?
No costume this year, but I will be handing out candy to the children that stop by my home.
What’s your favorite scary movie?
My favorite scary movie as a child was Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho.