Sophie Flay
Sophie Flay is a community journalist for ABC7 covering stories in Silver Lake and adjacent communities. She officially joined the team in March 2019 after interning for ABC7.

Sophie attended the University of Southern California, where she studied broadcast and digital journalism. As a student, she interned for the TODAY Show, the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

During her time at USC, she focused on storytelling for emerging, digital platforms. She created an award-winning IGTV show that won third place in the 2019 BEA Festival of Media Arts.

Sophie grew up in Connecticut but is thrilled to begin her career in sunny Los Angeles. In her free time, she loves attending concerts and trying new restaurants.

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Sophie's Stories
What's the difference between N95 and KN95 masks? Expert explains what you need to know
Experts are now recommending medical grade masks to protect yourself against COVID-19 - but what's the difference between an N95 and a KN95 mask?
Frogtown small businesses struggle amid rapid spread of omicron variant
It just kind of feels like a big question mark," said Wax Paper co-owner Lauren Lemos.
Betty White mural pops up in Fairfax District with charitable aspect
"I want to make sure it's accessible to people to give back to the community," said local street artist Corie Mattie.
LA health care workers urge county to not adopt CA's new asymptomatic COVID guidance
"It is unethical to put vulnerable patients' lives on the line, to gamble that we don't pass the pathogen to them," said Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center nurse anesthetist Kelly Zhou.
Delayed trash pick-ups? LA Sanitation says it's due to COVID
Residents in Tarzana say trash pickup has been delayed by multiple days.
Thieves stealing lampposts on Glendale-Hyperion bridge from Atwater Village to Silver Lake
There has been a series of robberies of nearly century-old streetlights in Atwater Village.
Check out this music studio turned restaurant called Grandmaster Recorders
An iconic recording studio in Hollywood has been turned into a restaurant, and it's paying homage to the building's history.
Echo Park residents say they've been dealing with large potholes for years
Residents say the potholes are deep and dangerous. As of Tuesday, L.A. City Street Services blocked them off with cones after reports.
New CA law requires people and businesses to compost, here are some tips
Composting is the process of recycling food scraps and paper goods to fertilize and improve soil. Here are tips from a local expert.
Studio City residents fear for their safety after home invasion sends man to hospital
Residents in a Studio City neighborhood are speaking out after a home invasion left many fearing for their safety Thursday night.