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.
This week, Neighborhood Eats goes to Brooklyn for a new way to prepare chicken wings -- smoked!
This is what you'd call a family affair; two Long Island brothers; Kenneth and Michael Nathan, both had children born Wednesday.
The Institute of Culinary Education started 40 years ago in a Manhattan apartment and now it's in its 4th location, larger than ever, reflecting how interested people are in culinary careers.
A new bill proposes a growth cap on vehicles for hire while New York City studies how e-hail companies are affecting traffic.
You've heard of Botox being used on wrinkles, and maybe even to help stop excessive sweating. Now there's a new trend that has people getting it in their scalp.