Nicole CrestonMorning Edition Host and Reporter
Nicole came to Central Florida in 1997 to attend Rollins College, and started working for Orlando’s ABC News Radio affiliate shortly after graduation. Since 2002, she’s served as a field reporter and news anchor, covering everything from national elections to local arts, from extraordinary hurricanes to historic space flights, from the people and procedures of Florida’s justice system to the changing face of the state’s economy. When local issues have received international attention, Nicole has reported worldwide for TV news outlets such as CNN, HLN, ABC, Fox News Channel, and BBC News 24.
When she’s off duty, Nicole can often be found performing with one of Central Florida’s many theatre companies, or taking in local arts, culture and music.
Recent Stories from Nicole Creston
Florida’s latest job numbers look a little confusing. The state added about 9,800 jobs in June. That equals about half of the average growth for the past six months, but economic analyst Hank Fishkind says that’s not as alarming as it may seem.
“Unusual.” “Unprecedented.” Even “sort of bonkers.” That’s how 90.7’s economic analyst Hank Fishkind describes financial markets recently. He explains why, and what it all means for your wallet.
Economic analyst Hank Fishkind says the latest US employment report was positive after a couple of shaky months. But the encouraging report comes as financial markets grapple with “Brexit.” He takes a look at how these cross-currents may affect Central Florida’s economy.
Economic analyst Hank Fishkind says there are four major structural changes underway right now that will shape the economic environment over the next twenty years.
Economic analyst Hank Fishkind expands on last week’s conversation about privacy and the internet to explain the value of personal data and where it’s going when you share it.
The U.S. Senate did not pass any of the four gun-reform measures it voted on last night in the wake of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando that killed 49 people and injured 53.
Do you value your privacy online? Polls say most Americans do, but also feel like they’ve lost control of some of their personally identifying information like names, email addresses, cell phone numbers, and so on. 90.7’s economic analyst Fishkind has a pop quiz to see how much we understand about the intersection of privacy, the internet, and the economy.
Harrowing details are emerging from survivors of Sunday morning’s Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando. Survivor Angel Colon, who has been hospitalized with gunshot wounds, spoke from a wheelchair at a press conference at Orlando Regional Medical Center.
Business groups are sounding the alarm about a proposed 17 percent hike in workers’ compensation insurance rates.
A documentary on the University of South Florida’s investigation of the Dozier School for Boys will debut Friday night on national television.