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
Here's what to expect for Small Business Saturday in West Hollywood
Local businesses are getting ready for Small Business Saturday. But it will look a little different due to the pandemic.
Visit a winter 'WonderLAnd' with holiday drive-thru experience in Woodland Hills
Visitors can expect to see performers, Santa Claus and more than one million holiday lights!
Glassell Park local launches raw dog treat company that gives back
A Glassell Park local launched a raw dog treat company named after her rescue pup.
This nonprofit feeds 1,000 undocumented families a week
Many undocumented workers don't qualify for COVID-19 relief. One nonprofit in the Arts District is helping those families in need.
Authenticate sneakers and jewelry at eBay drive-thru in Koreatown
Ever worry about buying expensive shoes or jewelry online? eBay is launching a new service to help authenticate your prized possessions.
Street vendor gives away more than 100 free meals weekly in East Hollywood
A street vendor in East Hollywood is giving back despite his own personal struggles throughout the pandemic.
Los Feliz restaurant deals with positive COVID-19 case, says restaurant industry is struggling
"Closure of a restaurant for even one day is a death sentence," says Ashley Wells, the owner of All Time in Los Feliz.
Silver Lake restaurant owner says the restaurant industry needs help amid pandemic
"To be fair, I really didn't even know if we would still be here for the holidays," said Silver Lake restaurant owner Lien Ta.
Can we get rid of the Electoral College?
One initiative called the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact could modify the Electoral College without having to amend the Constitution.
Short wait times at vote centers in East Hollywood, Silver Lake, DTLA during early hours of Election Day
LA voters said voting was "quick and easy" during early hours of election day.