Before coming to WABC TV, she anchored and reported at stations in Akron, Little Rock and Minneapolis.
She actually got her start in journalism as a teenager, reporting for the Main Street Wire, the newspaper on Roosevelt Island, NY.
It was always her dream to cover her hometown of New York City. She is primarily WABC TV's feature and lifestyle reporter.
You can watch her restaurant features, called Neighborhood Eats, most Fridays during Eyewitness News at 5 p.m.
She is also a frequent substitute anchor.
Lauren is a graduate of Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism. She lives in Manhattan.
Try out a new riff on a famous Dominican dish. You may have tried mofongo, but how about mofonguitos? Leche Y Miel opened two years ago in the Bronx. It's located at 5761 Broadway at 236th Street.
A 130 foot by 40 foot barge is Mary Mattingly's canvas, where's she's harvesting a political message through living work called Swale.
Within the brand new URBY apartment complex grows a commercial urban farm that runs for about a tenth of an acre. There's about 900 apartments, shops, restaurants, and now abundant crops.
Steven Lewis, a 20-year-old college student, checks his blood sugar about four times a day. He and 16-year-old sister Hannah both have type one diabetes, and they're hoping that their teeth, of all things, can help combat their disease one day.
Lucinda Grange's work is being featured at the "Night and Day" exhibit at the Joseph Gross Gallery.