Jennifer Kendall joined FOX 7 in May 2014 as the station's first multimedia journalist.
Born and raised in New Jersey, Jennifer moved across the country to study journalism and mass communication at Arizona State University. Years later she returned to school and earned her masters degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Southern California.
Jennifer's career in television news started on the assignment desk at FOX News Channel's Los Angeles bureau. While there, Jennifer gathered information for correspondents and the network. She also interviewed several celebrities at red carpet events for the entertainment department.
Jennifer loves spending time in Austin getting to know the people that make it such a spectacular city. Exploring new cities, states and even countries is one of her favorite activities. When Jennifer is not working she can usually be found hiking and spending time with her Labrador retriever.
Nearly 1,500 people have signed a petition asking for changes to the speed limit and lighting on Menchaca Road before someone is hurt or killed.
As more people are able to get a COVID vaccine, some early reports suggest the shot may be helpful for those considered to have "long COVID."
Some of the 2,260 adolescents in Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine study included patients from Austin Regional Clinic.
After more than 20 years serving in the Austin Police Department, Joseph Chacon takes the reins, following former chief Brian Manley's retirement.
Several of the Highland Lakes have already tested positive for toxic blue-green algae this year, says LCRA.
U.S. Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn will be visiting a day after President Biden pledged to address the influx of migrants crowding detention facilities.
Supporters of Proposition F said it gives voters more control of their government, while opponents say it removes community input.
Austin's interim health authority Dr. Mark Escott said it's possible to safely decrease distancing recommendations at schools when cases aren't spiking.
The Austin Marathon has announced they have been approved to hold a half marathon and 5k on April 25 with COVID-19 safety measures in place.
The City of Austin is launching new guidelines as a starting point for events to begin to happen again.