Kristina Audencial, FOX5 San Diego

Kristina Audencial

FOX5 San Diego

San Diego, CA, United States

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Past articles by Kristina:

Brewing up the American dream

A Chinese-American family of baristas is serving more than just coffee in San Diego’s Grantville neighborhood. Three sisters’ goal of helping their mother turned their American dream into a reality. → Read More

‘Agent’ app aims to protect local models from criminals

A new app is bringing safety and transparency to the local modeling scene. → Read More

San Diegan overcomes tongue cancer to sing again

Three years after being told he may never speak, sing, eat or even walk again, Jason David is not only cancer-free, but he is singing again. → Read More

Local pastor uses lessons of the past to help others

Those who know him say Tanzella, or "Taz" as most people call him, is the quintessential example of "don't judge a book by its cover." → Read More

Disney On Ice returns to San Diego

SAN DIEGO - Disney On Ice has returned to San Diego. Kristina Audencial went to Pechanga Arena to get a preview of the ice skating show. → Read More

Avoid holiday weight gain with this workout

A local gym has programs to motivate San Diegans to avoid weight gain during the holiday season. → Read More

Kid costumes, toys for sale during Mission Valley consignment event

Attention Parents: Save some money on children’s clothing, toys and Halloween costumes. → Read More

Filipino man flies to San Diego to save cousin’s life

A 30-year-old San Diego woman was told by doctors she needed a kidney transplant and when her parents turned out to be non-matches, they reached out to family in the Philippines. → Read More

Reporter Kristina Audencial talks about Filipino spirit

I remember classmates who volunteered for Habitat for Humanity in the Philippines. They were shocked at the poverty, touched by the generosity and amazed by the sound of music and laughter throughout the town. That is true Filipino spirit: resilient and hospitable even in their darkest hour. → Read More

County to spray section of Normal Heights after resident contracts Zika virus

The county of San Diego announced Wednesday that pesticide will be applied in a section of Normal Heights where Aedes mosquito larvae and adult mosquitoes were discovered near the home of a man who contracted the Zika virus while traveling. → Read More

Tropical systems threatening Southeast US, Hawaii

As we approach the statistical peak of hurricane season in early September, multiple tropical storm systems are threatening the southeastern US and the Hawaiian Islands. Several could make landfall -- or at least brush the coastline -- later this week, bringing heavy rains and possible flooding. → Read More

Man threatened to kill taco shop employee in attempted robbery

SAN DIEGO – San Diego police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man wanted for an attempted armed robbery. On August 3 at 8:30 p.m. → Read More

Suspect wanted for kicking woman unconscious turns himself in

Graphic video of a suspect kicking a woman in a motel parking lot has Chula Vista police asking the public for help. Chula Vista Police Department released motel surveillance video showing → Read More

Equipment stolen from Imperial Beach softball teams

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. — Two pitching machines were stolen from an equipment shed for the Imperial Beach Girls Softball teams this past week. President of IB Girls Softball, Matt McCoy, said … → Read More

Vigil held for homeless man killed in DUI crash

OCEANSIDE, Calif. — Complete strangers gathered Wednesday evening to mourn the homeless man who was hit and killed by a suspected drunk driver early Monday morning. Sarah Plant said she and h… → Read More

Woman rescued after crash at Serra High School

SAN DIEGO — Crews rescued a woman from a car when it rolled 200 feet down an embankment behind Serra High School in Tierrasanta Thursday afternoon. The woman was airlifted to Sharp Memorial H… → Read More

Thief steals package, leaving boy with incomplete Lego creation

SAN DIEGO – A thief was caught on home surveillance video stealing a package from a quiet North County neighborhood this week. Won Kim said he watched in shock as his surveillance cameras rev… → Read More

Increase in car burglaries in Encinitas

The number of car break-ins has skyrocketed over the last month in the coastal community of Encinitas, San Diego County Sheriff’s deputies said. → Read More

Pickup slams into strip mall

CHULA VISTA, Calif. — A pickup truck driver crashed into a vacant store Friday afternoon in Chula Vista. The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. at a strip mall in the 1200 block of Broadway. … → Read More

Man accused of biting bartender blames mental breakdown

SAN DIEGO — A 26-year-old man said a mental breakdown was to blame for his bizarre behavior that landed him in jail. Darwin Buckner was arrested April 15 in Clairemont after San Diego police … → Read More