Tara Rosenblum (2002-2004)
Tara Rosenblum joined News 12 in the summer of '04 as a reporter, fill-in anchor and is now the Anchor for News 12 Westchester and Hudson Valley Weekend Edition. Since then, she has earned more than three dozen major industry awards, including six Emmy nominations, two of them for top 'General Assignment' reporter in the state of New York.
Tara has covered major criminal cases in New York and was inside the courtroom for the convictions and sentencing of Bernard Madoff, Actor Lillo Brancato Jr and most recently, broke news of the arrests in the Millionaire Murder Mystery involving the the death of Fontainebleau hotel heir Ben Novack Jr. She also spent four years covering the 9/11 health crisis, following local emergency responders down to Washington for congressional hearings. One of Tara's stories, even won the New York Festivals international 'Grand Award.'
Tara was also a 2005 Walter Cronkite political fellow and spends much of her time producing, writing and reporting News 12's political coverage. Tara has interviewed presidents, governors and reported live from state and national political conventions.
Her first on-air job took her to eastern Iowa where she reported for an NBC affiliate there. After that, Tara traded in the cornfields for the vineyards of Upstate New York. She spent two years anchoring the 5:30, 6 and 11pm news and hosting Community Focus for WETM-TV.