Kristin Thorne
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 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Kristin loves being involved with the Long Island community she serves. She is a volunteer with Big Brother, Big Sisters of Long Island and with the Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center.

Kristin is a graduate of Georgetown University in Washington, DC and earned her Master's Degree 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 the outdoors. Her bucket list includes white water rafting, competing in a mud race and spending a month working on a winery in Italy.

Kristin lives on Long Island with her husband, two children and her big German Shepard Raina.

The Rev. Al Sharpton will head to Ferguson, Missouri, this weekend to march with the family of a teenager shot to death by police.
Residents of a Long Island neighborhood are saying "no" to a proposal to temporarily house immigrant children found near the U.S. border at the Holy Cross Lutheran Church.
Homeowners will get some help in the form of a mobile command center being deployed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the Islip Town Hall parking lot to help with insurance claims.
More than 100 oak trees have been cut down along a stretch of Seamans Neck Road in Seaford, leaving residents angry and confused.
Suffolk County Police responded to a 911 call for a possible gun shot at around 7 p.m. Tuesday.