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
Woman 'petrified' after being attacked by tenant inside Long Island City apartment building
A woman says she's living in fear in her own home after being attacked by a fellow tenant inside her apartment building in Queens, and it's possible that she may not be his only victim.
Arrest of serial toll evader highlights violations costing Port Authority millions of dollars
Toll evaders are costing the Port Authority millions of dollars in lost revenue, and one particular toll cheat, who was caught last week, racked up close to 300 violations.
'Hatred kills:' 81-year-old Holocaust survivor shares experience and warns against the rise in hate
As Saturday marks Holocaust Remembrance Day, 81-year-old survivor Gabriella Major wants to remind the world that "hatred kills."
2 works stolen by Nazis during Holocaust returned to family of Jewish art collector Fritz Grünbaum
In total, 10 pieces of Nazi-looted art that were stolen from Fritz Grünbaum have now been returned, the culmination of more than a quarter century of efforts by his heirs.
47th annual Three Kings Day Parade marches through East Harlem
The event takes place every year on the 12th day after Christmas to mark the day the three kings made it to baby Jesus.
Coney Island Polar Bear plungers take annual dip to ring in 2024
While the Times Square ball drop is one New Year's tradition, another annual plunge took place at Coney Island.
Children in need shop toy store for free ahead of holiday weekend thanks to Nassau County police
Holiday gifts in big red bags came a couple of days early for a group of children in Nassau County.
Interactive display allows New Yorkers and tourists alike to sing inside of a Macy's holiday window
A new twist to a timeless New York City tradition is having New Yorkers and tourists alike singing their hearts out.
This company has secretly been serving robot-cooked meals out of a takeout restaurant in Queens
This company has been serving meals cooked not by a chef, but a robot named after a famous chef from a certain Disney film.