George Solis

George Soris Bio 370x278George Solis joined the WJZ news team in March 2016.

A Southwest Florida native, George is excited to live and explore the Northeast!

Prior to relocating to Charm City, George spent three years reporting in his hometown of Fort Myers, Florida.

During his time at NBC 2, George was nominated for an Emmy for his series of reports in Cuba and was awarded the Best Mobile Journalist in 2014 by the Florida AP Broadcasters.

George has also worked for NBC/CBS affiliate in Gainesville, Fla.

While there, George helped establish the newly formed news operation, even helping the station earn its first Emmy nomination.

George has covered news events that have made headlines around the world, including coverage of Gainesville self proclaimed Pastor Terry Jones who stirred a lot of controversy when he threatened to burn the Koran.

A proud graduate from the University of Florida, George always cheers for the Orange and Blue.

In his spare time, George enjoys spending time at the gym, usually running up a storm or playing his guitar. He also loves dining out and spending time with family and friends.

If you have a story idea or news tip for George, feel free to email him at gsolis@wjz.com.

Follow him on Twitter at @GeorgeSolisWJZ

Dog Abandoned With Sign: ‘My Name Is Duke. Here’s My Favorite Toy And My Food’

Days after a dog was found tied to a tree near Patterson Park, he has several potential adopters ready to give him a new home.

21 hours ago

Maryland Boy Credited With Saving Pregnant Mom’s Life After She Collapses In Home

An Aberdeen boy is being credited with saving his mother and unborn sibling’s life after his mom became critically ill.

23 hours ago

Crews Battle West Baltimore Fire On South Morley Street

Fire crews battled a fire in West Baltimore Tuesday evening.

01/16/2018

Hundreds Rally In Annapolis Over Statewide $15 Minimum Wage

Hundreds rallied in Maryland’s capital to push for an increase to the minimum wage statewide by the year 2023.

01/15/2018

Baltimore Police Searching For ‘Critical Missing’ Teacher

Baltimore police are searching for an eighth grade teacher who hasn’t been seen since December.

01/12/2018

Man Who Set Up Spy Camera In Mall Bathroom Catches Himself On Camera

Police are asking for the public’s help to find a suspect who caught himself on video while setting up a “spy camera” in a White Marsh Mall restroom.

01/11/2018

Doctors Warn Of Winter Weather Dangers As Region Braces For More Snow, Cold

It’s no secret: If you’ve spent anytime outdoors this week, you’ve felt the cold.

12/29/2017

Baltimore First Responders, Outdoor Workers Brave The Cold

Another frigid day means plenty of people bundled up — but that’s not as easy for people like firefighters who were certainly busy Thursday.

12/28/2017

Md. Woman, Burned By Ex-Boyfriend While Pregnant, Returns Home For The Holidays

A Maryland woman who was forced to have her baby prematurely after police say she was set on fire by her ex-boyfriend is getting support from the community in a big way.

12/25/2017

Powerful Winds Destroy Truck, Cars In Baltimore Neighborhood

Mother nature gave a few Baltimore homeowners a costly headache as fierce winds wreaked havoc in one Gwynn Oak neighborhood on Christmas.

12/25/2017

3 Baltimore County Officers Recovering After Fentanyl Exposure

Three Baltimore County officers are recovering after becoming exposed to Fentanyl, police say.

12/22/2017

Baltimore Community Event Provides 4,000 Gifts To Children From Kids Safe Zone

More than 100 children in West Baltimore experienced a joyful Christmas Thursday night, thanks to help from the community and 4,000 donated gifts.

12/21/2017

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