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.
2018 Emmy for 12News Today
Virginia Crime Stoppers Association Media Representative of the Year
Crime Solvers Chesterfield/Colonial Heights Outstanding Media Support in 2014
The Best Finalist for Best Local TV Anchor 2017
Best Television Reporter 2015 Richmond Magazine Best and Worst
Finalist Best Local TV Reporter 2016
Style Weekly 2018, Tied for best local TV anchor with Curt Autry
An organization created to help local children is seeing an explosion of requests for help during the pandemic. Little Hands was founded to help serve babies in need with things such as diapers, clothing and gear.
We’ve all explored and even depended on the world of Zoom and online chats in 2020. But long before a pandemic pushed everyone to screens to interact, many children with chronic illnesses found their way to each other the same way, and the result was life-changing.
This year’s Thanksgiving is already looking different for many families, making tough choices about whether to gather for the tradition. But when it comes to Thanksgiving, experts say you can still build a holiday with your kids that teach thankfulness.
Flu shot season is underway amid the COVID-19 pandemic. While lots of kids are at home instead of classrooms, and many are carefully following social distancing guidelines, so here is what experts say you need to know.
In a timely twist of fate, a new business project has launched in RVA aimed at helping parents find flexible jobs. It was set to open before the pandemic, but the president of the program now says what they’re offering is all the more relevant.