Lauren Glassberg  | ABC7 WABC News Team
Lauren is an Emmy-award winning journalist who has been a member of the Eyewitness News Team since 2000.

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.

Lauren's Stories
Halloween New York City: Local activities that don't involve trick-or-treating
Looking for ways to celebrate Halloween that don't involve trick-or-treating? Here are some options around town.
Neighborhood Eats: Hell's Kitchen restaurants paying it forward to Broadway community
It's an invitation to eat pasta or pizza at Nizza, or classic French fares like bone marrow or salad nicoise at Marseille.
Neighborhood Eats: Classic dim sum at Jing Fong in Chinatown
Customers are still flocking to Chinatown's Jing Fong for its famous dim sum.
Be Kind: Local artists transform outdoor dining areas into works of art
Local artists are driving a grassroots effort to help New York City restaurants hit hard by the pandemic.
Neighborhood Eats: This Black-owned Brooklyn restaurant has expanded during the pandemic
A Brooklyn restaurant is offering a plant-based take on some classic meals in this edition of Neighborhood Eats.
Neighborhood Eats: BapBap serves up modern Korean dishes inside grocery store
BapBap is a tiny counter inside a grocery store in Queens serving up Korean classics with a modern twist.
New Yorkers get creative to help keep masks from getting lost
An entire cottage industry is shaping up around chains traditionally used for reading glasses that can now be used for masks.
Neighborhood Eats: NYC's Taco Mix growing despite pandemic
Golden Diner in Manhattan's Chinatown is serving up classic New York Diner dishes influenced by the neighborhood.
Tips to make remote learning more successful at home amid COVID pandemic
Parents, students and experts are offering tips to make remote learning more successful for children as the new school year gets underway.
Neighborhood Eats: Restaurant serving up classic diner dishes influenced by Chinatown
Golden Diner in Manhattan's Chinatown is serving up classic New York Diner dishes influenced by the neighborhood.