Serena Solomon

Reporter/Producer @serenaspeaks ssolomon@dnainfo.com

Serena Solomon is a reporter/producer for DNAinfo.

An Australian who has maintained a daily obsession with news since a young age, Serena started out as a social worker, working with homeless teenagers for five years, before making a career change to journalism.

She studied International Communications with a major in journalism at Macquaire University in Sydney, and completed a year-long study abroad program at the University of Washington, in Seattle. While in Seattle she worked with SCAN, a community access station, as a PR assistant and as a reporter. She also reported for the Daily, the school's award-winning student publication.

After Seattle, Serena moved to the East Coast to work with the New York Times on "The Local."

Fun Fact: Serena's favorite pastime is to fumble through other people's junk at yard sales or flea markets.

East Village & Lower East Side »

August 27, 2015

Tinderella Blogger Forced to Give Up Pen Name by Tinder

An anonymous blogger who writes about her dating life was forced to ditch her blog's name.

Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook »

August 18, 2015

Fix Your 'Text Neck' With These Posture Improvement Services

Services offered by chiropractors, pilates instructors and others fix posture, practitioners claim.

Fort Greene and DUMBO »

August 11, 2015

7 Innovative Reuseable Items That'll Help You Pack a Lunch This Fall

There’s plenty of clever and reuseable products that will reduce waste generated by lunch.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

August 4, 2015

9 Unconventional Items Made From Wood

Whether it's for ecological reasons or it's the look you want, these wood products are worth seeing.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 21, 2015

What To Do for Sun-Damaged Hair and Skin

That glorious day in the sun can leave you with sunspots and brittle hair.

Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook »

June 23, 2015

Where to Get Men's Sandals In the City

There's a pair of man-sandals for every summer occasion and activity.

Park Slope, Windsor Terrace & Gowanus »

June 15, 2015

9 Hats Pharrell Williams Would Probably Wear

Cowboy hats with wide brims, fedoras and bucket hats are all part of the artist's style.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

June 1, 2015

Where to Shop for Swimwear In the City

Ordering online is overrated. Shop for swimwear with a dressing room nearby.