Tiffany Rizzo

Professional Experience

October 2021 to present: Reporter, WINK News. Previously worked at WTAJ in Altoona, Pennsylvania as a reporter and interned with CBS4 in Gainesville, Florida.

News Philosophy

People may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.

Hobbies, Interests & Community Involvement

In my free time, you can find me spending time with friends and family, exercising, or visiting the beach.

Education

I graduated from the University of Florida in May of 2020 with a Bachelor’s degree in Telecommunications on the news track and a certificate in Meteorology and Climatology. Go Gators!

Likes best about Southwest Florida

The sunsets

Hometown

Coral Springs, FL

 

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North Fort Myers man wins $1M Publishers Clearing House sweepstake

William Hoerman, 72 years old, from Southwest Florida was notified Thursday he won a $1M sweepstake from Publishers Clearing House. The prize patrol from Publishers...
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Campaign Central: Hear from Lee County Commission District 5 candidates

Five people are hoping to fill the Lee County Commission District 5 seat that is now empty following the death of Frank Mann. Former baseball...
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Biggest ham radio event in SWFL

Tens of thousands of people from around the world are working to communicate using ham radio. That's an amateur radio that uses morse code...
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SWFL Planned Parenthood sees protestors after Roe v Wade overturned

South Fort Myers Planned parenthood saw protestors just as Roe v. Wade was overturned. Along with protesters, the Lee County Sheriff's Office was present. WINK News...
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Lehigh Acres woman celebrates her 107th birthday

A Lehigh Acres woman is celebrating her 107th birthday and dancing into a new year of life. Gwen Hutchinson is surrounded by family and friends,...
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Young girl’s Matilda Jane fashion dreams come true with Make A Wish Foundation

A dream come true for 11-year-old Addy Iannello-Kompare with cystic fibrosis Wednesday, all thanks to the Make A Wish Foundation. Traveling, thanks to the...
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Mother reunited with missing locket containing daughter’s ashes

Years after she lost her locket, Cathy Hamilton has it back. A WINK News viewer found the piece of jewelry near a Lehigh Acres gas...
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Two men accused of breaking into a Cape Coral home through lanai

Neighbors who live along Cape Coral Parkway called the police after they saw two men break into a home through a lanai. When officers arrived...
Lost locketvideo

Man searching for owner of locket filled with ashes found in Lehigh Acres

An 84-year-old grandfather found an irreplaceable piece of jewelry that its owner likely misses. On Monday, Jim Phelps found a locket on the ground at...
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Anglers protest the extension of the Naples Pier Sunday fishing ban

People who enjoy fishing from the Naples Pier gathered for a peaceful protest on Sunday against the extension of a fishing ban. The anglers are...

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