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.
Eggs maybe something you take for granted, but one restaurant is paying tribute to eggs in a big way.
Chicken is the foundation for Field Failing's restaurant. Field wasn't always in the food world - he was at one time a competitive bike racer, but to support the sport, "Fields Good Chicken" was born from his love of cooking and racing.
The New York City skyline is so unique and it's about to look even different. Water towers on some buildings are getting a makeover.
Artwork by acclaimed artists and New York City public school students is wrapped around rooftop water tanks throughout the city to help call attention to the global water crisis.
City Councilman Rafael Espinal, a Democrat from Brooklyn, announced that he opposes a proposed ban on horse-drawn carriages in the city.