George Solis
George Solis joined the Action News Team in March 2019. A Southwest Florida native, George is excited to call the City of Brotherly Love home.

Before moving to Philadelphia, George spent three years in Baltimore, Maryland. While in Baltimore, George reported on many stories that captured national headlines including a bomb hoax threat at another television station, the historic flooding of Ellicott City, and the fatal shooting of a Baltimore City police detective.

Prior to relocating to Charm City, George spent three years reporting in his hometown of Fort Myers, Florida. There, he 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 in Gainesville, Florida, where he helped establish a newly formed news operation, even helping the station earn its first Emmy nomination.

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 or playing his guitar. He also loves dining out and spending time with family and friends.

Have a story idea or tip? You can email George at or you can follow him on Twitter @GeorgeSolis and Instagram @georgesolis.

George's Stories
National Weather Service says tornado touched down in Montgomery County Monday, causing extensive damage
The fast-moving storm moved northeastward through the heart of the Delaware Valley, producing damaging wind gusts near 60 mph on Monday.
2 carjacking suspects arrested after police chase in Bucks County ends in Philly
Two people are in custody after a police chase in Bucks County, Pennsylvania ends in Philadelphia on Friday afternoon.
Many looking for smaller turkeys, pre-packaged meals for Thanksgiving 2020
Thanksgiving 2020 is shaping up to be quite different for many families.
Survey: Americans may spend more during 2020 Thanksgiving; local businesses stocking shelves for holiday
Just days before Thanksgiving, people, of course, are talking about turkeys. A new survey finds Americans may spend more this holiday than in 2019.
Survey shows most local residents not traveling for Thanksgiving, adhering to CDC guidance
Be it at the airport, on a train, or stopping at a gas station, the talk of the day is Thanksgiving Day travel.
Health experts warn against holiday travel, unnecessary COVID testing
The Philadelphia International Airport looked more like a ghost town than a major travel hub on Monday.
As cases of COVID-19 soar in Pennsylvania, focus shifts to testing options
The surge in COVID-19 cases with the holidays approaching has some Philadelphians and visitors worried about a new shutdown to get cases under control.
President-elect Biden observes Veterans Day in Philadelphia; President Trump appears at Arlington
President-elect Joe Biden and President Donald Trump each took time to honor the nation's heroes on Wednesday.
President-elect Biden address future of health care as Supreme Court considers fate of ACA
President-elect Joe Biden is wasting no time in addressing his focus on the future of health care in the midst of a global pandemic.
With all eyes on Wilmington following the election, locals hope it boosts economy
Residents and business owners in Wilmington are still on cloud nine after Saturday, when President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris delivered their victory speeches in the city.