Nicole Darden CrestonAll Things Considered Host and Reporter
Nicole came to Central Florida to attend Rollins College and started working for Orlando’s ABC News Radio affiliate shortly after graduation. She joined WMFE in 2010. As a field reporter, news anchor and radio show host in the City Beautiful, she has covered everything from local arts to national elections, 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 Darden Creston
This week marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission that sent the first humans to the moon. As part of his week-long series on the topic for WMFE, 90.7’s space reporter Brendan Byrne teamed up with photographer Jim Hobart for a project called “Apollo: Then and Now.”
Orlando restaurant critic Scott Joseph visits a new market-eatery hybrid. He says there’s some room to grow on both sides.
The Self-Love Club is having an open social event this weekend at the Orlando Eye on International Drive. So, what’s the Self-Love Club?
Orlando restaurant critic Scott Joseph was actually off the clock from restaurant reviewing, but he spotted a new Jamaican restaurant and he couldn’t resist…
We’re six months into 2019, and economic analyst Hank Fishkind says this year’s been good to the Sunshine State – in some cases, better than last year.
It’s the first Friday of July, and that means it’s time for FAVO First Fridays. FAVO stands for Faith Arts Village Orlando, and on the first Friday of every month, the artists there open their studio doors to the public.
Scott Joseph reviews Central Florida staple Linda’s La Cantina.
The US Supreme Court has blocked for now the inclusion of the citizenship question from the 2020 census. Economic analyst Hank Fishkind says the accuracy of that census has major repercussions for Florida, since it’s used for more than calculating the amount of representation in Congress and state legislatures.
The Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College has a newly-revamped Education Gallery geared toward helping kids explore art through fun.
This week, Orlando restaurant critic Scott Joseph finds the new Burntwood Tavern…well, only marginally hot.