Kristine returned to Pittsburgh where she was Washington County Bureau Chief after being a reporter/anchor in Dallas, Texas. She earned a Master’s Degree in Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and a Bachelor’s Degree in Government with a minor in dance from the College of William and Mary in Virginia. She received a graduate marketing certificate from Southern Methodist University.
Kristine was recently honored with an Edward R. Murrow award and an Associated Press award for her feature story on two people who became good friends after one anonymously donated his stem cells for a life-saving transplant. She also won an AP award for hosting Pittsburgh Today Live which won best news talk show and a Golden Quill award for her series of reports on West Virginia P.O.W. Jessica Lynch.
When she’s not playing with her children, Kristine enjoys reading, taking dance classes and enjoying Pittsburgh’s cultural institutions.
She has studied dance since she was a child and performed with dance companies for 10 years.
Kristine is on the Board of Trustees for the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre and has also written about dance for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. She is also an active supporter of The March of Dimes and has served as their spokesperson.
Kristine is married to KDKA-TV Investigative Reporter Marty Griffin. They have two daughters, Sophia and Chloe, and a son, Vincent.
Princess Diana is a cultural icon for her royalty, philanthropy and dramatic life. Over the next few days, Pittsburghers can get a better sense of who Diana was as a person, not just a princess, as the Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show hosts the “Diana, The People’s Princess” exhibit.
For centuries, people have been looking for the fountain of youth and many still are. But local doctors are seeing patients who are overdoing skin treatments for their face, causing not only pain but long-term skin damage.
Leslie Bonci is the dietician to the stars of Pittsburgh sports as well as other professional sports teams around the country. Now, she’s put her weight loss advice in a book called “The Active Calorie Diet.”
One of the big budget movies filmed here in Pittsburgh is hitting the big screen. “One for the Money” starring Katherine Heigl will be in theaters Friday.
You might think holding onto old make-up is saving you money, but you could also be risking your health because old cosmetics can breed bacteria.
When you shop for gifts, it’s easy to go to Amazon or online to a big box store. But a new movement is underway to encourage people to “shop local” because of the positive impact it has on our community.
If you’re looking for something fun to do to celebrate the holiday season, but you don’t want to spend a lot of money, there are lots of great things going on around our area.
Black Friday can offer some amazing deals, but if you can’t deal with the crowds, or don’t feel like going to the stores, you can still cash in on Cyber Monday.
If you’re tired of fad diets that might work for a while but then you always re-gain the weight, a new program may be just what you need. It’s called “Fit, Fun and Fabulous at Any Age.” It’s a 12-week program developed by a local doctor and it is changing lives.
A lot of women have some cellulite they would like to get rid of. Now, a new body-shaper from Wacoal claims to do just that. KDKA-TV’s Kristine Sorensen found some local women to try it out to see if it really works.
The hit reality show “Dance Moms” on Lifetime is shot locally at a dance studio in Penn Hills. It’s about a handful of local mothers and their daughters who dance at the Abby Lee Dance Company, competing to win national titles. But tempers flare and it can get nasty at times.
In these economic times, buying designer clothes may be not on your to do list. Jean parties, however, offer designer jeans for discounted prices.
More and more people are getting tattoos, but that decision may not be something you like years down the road. Now, there’s growing demand for ways to cover up or remove those unwanted tattoos and there are some new ways to do that here in our area.
When you see designer clothes in the magazine ads, they are usually just ideas of what to wear because of the high prices. Now, more and more couture designers are creating affordable, designer clothes, and you can find them in our area.
Lani Lazzari was a cute, Pippy Longstocking-looking girl when she started her business at age 11. Today, she’s a young woman – a 17-year-old CEO working full-time to run her company.
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