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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Contact:
ABC7 Broadcast Center
Attn: Sophie Flay
500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Sophie's Stories
Get to know your City Council District 4 candidates
The City Council District 4 candidates participated in a forum streamed live on ABC7.com earlier this month to give their constituents a glimpse into their platforms.
What do Gen Z voters care about most this election?
Want to know what issues young voters care about most? ABC7 spoke with community members to better understand the youth vote.
35-year-old Armenian bakery gives back amid pandemic
One local business in Little Armenia is feeling the weight of the pandemic and recent conflict overseas.
South LA teen wants to change the voting age to 16
According to a pew research study, Gen Z will make up nearly 1 in 10 eligible voters in 2020.
Echo park teen signs up to be poll worker, encourages peers to vote
One teen in Echo Park is getting ready to work at the polls even though she's not able to vote yet.
Here's how to vote in LA County
Election season has begun. Here's a guide about how to vote in LA County for the Nov. 3 election.
Check out Freeform's Halloween Road drive-thru experience in Montecito Heights
Safely trick-or-treat down Freeform's Halloween Road!
Kal Penn empowers young voters in new show 'Kal Penn Approves This Message'
"Kal Penn Approves This Message" is Kal Penn's new show on Freeform, educating young voters and encouraging them to hit the polls on Election Day.
Silver Lake restaurant experiences abuse when reminding customers to wear a mask
Video from the restaurants' security camera shows customers shoving tables into staff, using expletive language and racial slurs when being asked to wear a mask.
DTLA restaurant donates 200 meals per month
Poppy and Rose in Downtown LA is a restaurant that has been committed to giving back to the community throughout the pandemic.