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
Suffolk drivers must give bicyclists 3-foot distance or face fines under new law
The minimum distance requirement does not apply on roadways that have clearly marked bicycle lanes.
Long Island small landlords struggling to survive amid eviction moratorium
Some small landlords on Long Island are facing foreclosure and bankruptcy due to non-payment of rent from their tenants during the pandemic, Eyewitness News has learned.
Scammers using info stolen from insurance websites to file false unemployment claims
FRAUD ALERT: Scammers are using insurance websites to obtain people's driver's license numbers in order to file fraudulent unemployment claims.
Long Island athletic trainers bring referee back to life after game collapse
Two high school athletic trainers on Long Island are being credited with saving the life of a referee who collapsed on the field during a varsity football game on Saturday.
Brother, sister who lost both parents to COVID get help from GoFundMe campaign
A brother and sister from Long Island who lost both their parents in the last month to the coronavirus are getting help from the restaurant where their father worked.
Home prices on Long Island skyrocket due to high demand, low inventory
According to OneKey MLS, the median home sale price in Suffolk County in February 2020 was $402,444 compared to $475,000 in February 2021.
Exclusive: Nassau SPCA seize puppies from store accused of selling sick dogs
Members of the Nassau County County SPCA seized 11 puppies from a locked, unattended puppy store in Baldwin on Monday afternoon.
10-year-old found dead, covered in bruises inside Harlem apartment
Police are questioning two family members after a 10-year-old boy was found dead and covered in bruises in his own living room in Harlem.
Coronavirus Update New York City: MTA, restaurants would get billions under Senate stimulus
The bill includes more than $6 billion in federal funding for the MTA and more than $28 billion in grants for struggling restaurants.
Long Island police sergeant hailed as hero after saving boy choking on LEGO piece
A father from the East End of Long Island is calling a local police sergeant an "angel in blue" after she saved his son from choking to death on a LEGO piece.