Kristin Thorne  | ABC7 WABC News Team
Kristin Thorne is a Long Island correspondent for WABC-TV's Eyewitness News.

Before joining the Eyewitness News team in January 2012, Kristin was a reporter at News 12 Westchester. Before that she worked at WHTM-TV ABC 27 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Kristin loves being involved with the Long Island community. She is on the leadership council of Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Long Island and volunteers with the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center.

Kristin graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University in Washington, DC and earned her master's degree in broadcast journalism from the prestigious Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She is the recipient of an Emmy Award and has received numerous Emmy nominations. She has also been honored with a regional Edward R. Murrow Award.

When she's not busy working, Kristin enjoys taking dance class, studying Spanish, and traveling.

Kristin lives on Long Island with her husband, three children, and their Corgi Max.

Kristin's Stories
Electron Ion Collider to bring jobs, make Long Island center of scientific world
Brookhaven National Lab will soon become the center of the scientific world when it begins construction the world's first Electron Ion Collider.
Daughter, sister of wrong way-crash victims describes 'nightmare' situation
Family members of the victims of Tuesday's wrong-way crash on the Southern State Parkway are struggling with the tragedy.
Local leaders call for direct federal funding for pandemic relief
Federal, state, county and local leaders from Suffolk County rallied on Monday morning calling for Congress to distribute directly to local municipalities federal funds for pandemic relief costs.
Coronavirus News: All fall high school sports postponed in Suffolk County
In a surprising reversal, the governing board for high schools sports in Suffolk County has postponed all sports this fall over concerns of spreading the coronavirus.
Student arrested after attempting to attend school in-person while suspended
A high school senior from Long Island who is protesting remote learning was arrested on Thursday after attempting to attend in-person classes while suspended.
3 women struck by stray bullets while inside Long Island homes; police say homes targeted
Police are investigating three incidents in the past two weeks in which young women were struck by stray bullets while inside their homes.
School district suspends student for attending in-person classes on remote day
A high school senior from Long Island was suspended from school on Tuesday for attending in-person classes when he was supposed to be a remote learner.
'Finding Fifteen' recounts lives, passions of 9/11 victims
Michael Duffy is one of 15 victims featured in Tom Oliver's book "Finding Fifteen." He got the idea earlier this year walking to work by the reflecting pools. He said names started to jump out at him.
Students returning to the classroom face new school bus safety rules
School buses in New York State are safe and ready for students to return, according to the President of the New York School Bus Contractors Association.
Kellenberg High School on Long Island offers simultaneous in-person, remote learning
Kellenberg Memorial High School in Uniondale is utilizing a platform called BigBlueButton, which allows teachers in the classroom to interact with students at home.