Sarah Bloom

Sarah Bloom is the anchor of NBC12 News Today. She also anchors Fox Richmond's morning news. Sarah works hard to keep you updated on stories that matter to you. Whether it's an on your side investigation into a scam hitting our community, or some parenting news you need to know- Sarah is on your side! Sarah also works on the RVAParenting blog. She talks to experts about important issues for local families. She also follows fun tips for what to do with the kids, how to save money, and stand-out families in our community. You can see the segment Thursdays at 5 p.m. Sarah enjoys spending time with her family. She has two young boys, a young daughter and an amazing husband. You can find them exploring all that RVA has to offer. Sarah especially enjoys running and swimming, exploring the outdoors, and spending time with her family at children-friendly activities in the area. Sarah was born in Iowa, but continues to grow her Virginia roots. She graduated from Washington and Lee University in Lexington with degrees in Journalism and Sociology. She was married in Virginia, and her two sons were born here as well. She considers RVA home. Before joining the team at NBC12, Sarah worked for stations in Danville and West Virginia.

Recent Articles by Sarah

  Hidden in Plain Sight: Can you spot drugs and alcohol in your teen’s room?

Polio-like illness: How local hospitals are preparing and what you can do

A free program can help teach your kids financial responsibility

Jewelry store donating to breast cancer patients

RVA Parenting: Making costumes and making the most of them before Halloween

Running program aims to curb obesity, teach children healthy habits

Scout sells tens of thousands of dollars worth of popcorn to help others

Job of a lifetime: Toy testing at a pre-school

The impact of digital dollars on our kids

Preparing your family for a weather emergency takes time

‘Summer mode’: No relief from the heat as school, fall sports resume

Tips: Making the transition back to school easier for your family

‘Lots of change’: Making the switch to middle school

‘4th trimester’: Report offers new guidance on post-partum care

Tips on how to expand healthy eating habits for kids

Make summer memories without even leaving home

A few tips to fight summer boredom

Fun, family-friendly events to celebrate Independence Day

Free Forest School gets kids outside to learn, grow

10 must-do events for the family in RVA this summer