Sandra Bookman
Sandra joined Eyewitness News in 1998 as a reporter and shortly after was named as a weekend anchor of Eyewitness News. Previously, she worked at WSB-TV in Atlanta, another dominant ABC affiliate, where she worked for nine years and served as the weekend anchor.

Prior to WSB-TV, she worked as a weekend anchor at both WRAL-TV in Raleigh, North Carolina and KFDM-TV in Beaumont, Texas.

Sandra served as an Olympic Reporter for seven years. She was the only local TV reporter to cover the games from before Atlanta won the bid, until the Olympic bombing in 1996. Sandra covered the '92 games in Barcelona, Spain as well.

She has also reported internationally, including a series of reports from South Africa following the release of Nelson Mandela from a South African prison in 1990.

Sandra has been honored with three local Emmy's including statues for her Olympic coverage and reporting in the aftermath of the fatal Valuejet Airlines crash in the Everglades.

She graduated from the University of Texas with a B.A. in journalism.

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Investigators say the same man robbed several businesses in Nassau County in the last year, in the Valley Stream, Franklin Square, Elmont, Hewlett and Lynbrook areas.
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A 28-year old worker was stabbed in the chest Monday morning following a dispute with another man at a McDonald's in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx.
A 28-year old worker was stabbed in the chest Monday morning following a dispute with another man at a McDonald's in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx.
At first, authorities believed 82-year-old Myrtle McKenny died of natural causes in her sixth-floor apartment at the Woodson House in Brownsville. But then, the director of Caribbean Funeral Services discovered a stab wound as he prepared McKenny's body for burial, and it has since been reclassified as a homicide.