Heather Ly Wiki – Heather Ly Biography
Heather Ly is an American anchor/reporter at WGRZ in Buffalo, New York. She is a multi-skilled journalist who shoots, writes, and edits her own stories. She joined the 2 On Your Side team in October 2006. October 12th to be exact — the day of the October Surprise Storm! Two feet of snow didn’t scare her away. After all, she’s no stranger to winter weather. She is a Chicago native who spent two years reporting in Syracuse and Northern New York before moving to Buffalo.
She started her journalism career at CBS 2 Chicago when a college internship turned into a job as an assignment editor and production assistant. She works as a general assignment reporter during the week and anchors Daybreak Saturday from 6 a.m to 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and Daybreak Sunday from 6:30 a.m. to 8 a.m. She explains the best parts of her job as that of meeting new people and the fact that every day is different. One day she is reporting on breaking news or severe weather. The next she is doing a story celebrating the people and things that make Western New York such a great place to live. She is an award-winning journalist. She won a first-place Associated Press award for Best Sports Coverage for her story about 3-year-old Ryder, an enthusiastic Buffalo Sabres fan who was in need of a prosthetic leg. She also won a first-place AP award for her story about a Western New York woman who turns old wedding dresses into burial “angel gowns” for babies. She was twice nominated for a New York Regional Emmy award.
When she not working, you will likely find her on or near the water. She spends her summer boating in the Finger Lakes. She enjoys traveling, cooking, checking out new fitness classes, and rooting for the Bills, Buckeyes, Chicago Bears, and White Sox. She volunteers her time to support a number of organizations in Western New York, including Women and Children’s Hospital, the Boys and Girls Club, and Roswell Park. She graduated with honors from Columbia College Chicago and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Heather Ly Age
She comes from Chicago, United States.
Heather Ly Husband
She is married and her husband works at the New York State Police. Their wedding anniversary is usually on September 21.
Heather Ly Nationality
She is of American nationality.
Heather Ly Instagram
She is on Instagram as heatherlytv. Heather Ly’s Twitter account is @HeatherLyWGRZ. Her Twitter bio reads, “ain’t no lie • adverb • early riser • anchor/reporter @WGRZ in #Buffalo • #Chicagoan • BFF = coffee, concealer, naps • taller on TV ‘cause I stand on a 📦.”