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.
Girl power was on display at the American International Toy Fair in Manhattan, with companies getting the chance to show off their new gadgets for the young and the young at heart.
On a noisy street in the Flatiron, Inscape offers an escape. Here it's about meditation, tuning out the noise and tuning in, to yourself.
Several couples celebrated Valentine's Day by tying the knot, renewing their vows or getting engaged in Times Square Tuesday.
There are two locations, but the one featured in "Neighborhood Eats" is the Williamsburg location at 164 Bedford Avenue at North 8th Street.
The East Village has its share of cafes, and now there is one with a twist. 'Three Seat' on Avenue A is a café and a barber shop.