Carolina Leid
Carolina Leid joined the Eyewitness News Team in January 2008 as a general assignment reporter.

Carolina comes from Cleveland where she worked as a general assignment reporter and fill in anchor.
There, she broke the story of a homeowner's association management company pocketing hundreds of thousands of dollars in association funds across northeast Ohio without homeowners being the wiser.

Prior to working in Cleveland, Carolina worked as a general assignment reporter in Orlando and fill in anchor in Spanish. She covered four hurricanes in a row and practically lived in a satellite truck for the 2004 hurricane season.

She got her break in television news in Gainesville Florida where she did double duty attending graduate school at the University of Florida and working as a reporter for the abc affiliate.

Carolina holds a bachelor's of science in broadcast journalist at Syracuse University's Newhouse School.

Carolina's mother is from the Dominican Republic and her father is from Grenada. She has fond memories of spending summers in both countries.

Carolina was born in the Bronx and lives in the borough.

Council member Helen Rosenthal says the court found the hotel violates the multiple dwelling law by renting out units for less than 30 days.
Witnesses say it was simply a bizarre chain of events that led to 26 people losing their homes.
It happened Thursday morning at the 71st Street Subway Station in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. A Manhattan-bound D train was within view and just seconds away from pulling into the station.
The fire broke out at the home on Randolph Avenue in Jersey City around noon, with the flames originating in the ground-floor garage.
Police say they found a stash of drugs across the street from a school in the Bronx, hidden in hundreds of pounds of a popular Latin American vegetable.