When de Armas is not reporting or watching the news, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and puppy named Coco. De Armas graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in journalism and from the North Campus Honors College. When de Armas is not reporting or watching the news, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and dogs Coco and Koda. De Armas is thrilled to be working in her home town. Retweets aren't endorsements. De Armas is compassionate and always remembers that people are behind the story she’s telling. This byline is for a different person with the same name. Find the best way to get in touch with Alex by joining Muck Rack. She is currently a morning reporter at WSVN 7. Blessed to be doing what I love in my hometown. “It polished my skills with working in a team, and it just really allowed me to confirm that I wanted to be a journalist.”. Alex de Armas is an award-winning journalist who joined WSVN in March 2015 as a morning reporter. Instagram Miami Beach man charged after pushing 80-year-old man off elevator to practice social distancing, Police searching for crooks after several cars burglarized in NE Miami-Dade, Woman dead, man airlifted after shooting in Opa-Locka, Arrest made in accidental shooting death of 15-year-old Miami girl, Sheriff Tony’s campaign releases report following 27-year-old shooting controversy, Tampa school parents accused of taking, selling free meals provided by school district, Hammocks Middle School students give virtual tech support to classmates, teachers, Pitbull ready to kick off Fox’s Super Bowl pre-game show, Fort Lauderdale middle school students to clean up beaches for environmental program, Bahamas islands devastated by Dorian brace for new storm threat, Miami dancer advances to final 4 on SYTYCD, Uncle arrested, charged with murder in shooting of SW Miami-Dade woman, Miami woman among thousands stranded in Barcelona after Norwegian cruise suffers mechanical issue, Doral Police sergeant shot in chest during training accident speaks out while recovering at home, Friends Through the Fight: 2 South Florida girls fighting same form of rare bone cancer become friends, Viral video shows wheelchair-bound boy bouncing on trampoline, Videos shows Heat fan, officers tumbling down seats during arrest at AAA, Video shows Heat fan, officers tumbling down seats during arrest at AAA, In ‘Fake,’ local playwright explores art world from Cuban-American perspective, Return to Routine: Guide for back-to-school preparations, Unfinished Business: Keys woman says repairman failed to complete job, Make-A-Wish makes young girl a mermaid for a day, Make-A-Wish, partners join to send teen battling cancer to Hawaii, Pitbull reveals changes to New Year’s Eve party. Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work. Miami Beach man charged after pushing 80-year-old man off elevator to practice social distancing, Police searching for crooks after several cars burglarized in NE Miami-Dade. Why not start it off with happy hour Fifty floors over Miami, while helping a… instagram.com/p/5hejwjosBY, Join us July 24, 2015 Fifty floors above Miami at the Viceroy - As we "Network for a Cause" Benefiting our CPR & Drowning Prevention program, © Copyright 2011-2020 Fully Involved Miami, Toddler Nearly Drowns Hours After Leaving Pool. pope-francis-endorses-same-sex-civil-unions-in-new-documentary-film/?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter_wsvn, rida-surpasses-15000-covid-19-deaths-on-thursday/?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter_wsvn, BSO deputies find missing toddler in Lauderdale Lakes apartment parking lot; search on for guardians. WHERE: MDC Wolfson Campus, 300 N.E. Introducing Trends: visualize news in real-time and discover top authors or outlets. Find the best way to get in touch with Alex by joining Muck Rack. Alex de Armas is an award-winning journalist who joined WSVN in March 2015 as a morning reporter. “I always hope to encourage students who are interested in pursuing a career in journalism, by being honest and sharing my experience with them.”. De Armas worked as a general assignment reporter at WBBH in Fort Myers and WCJB TV 20, in Gainesville, Fla. De Armas was also a reporter and host for Comcast Newsmakers, a community news program that airs on CNN’s Headline News in Florida. Send your story ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org . wsvn.com — (WSVN) - Parents out there are likely counting the days until the kids go back to school — but as you know, getting kids into the routine can be a nightmare. Twitter She was named Today in Florida co-anchor in September 2016. De Armas served as the North Campus Bureau Chief for The Reporter during its first year in 2010, working as a print news writer and video journalist.