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Andrew Ramos is a 4-time Emmy Award-nominated journalist who has spent nearly a decade in front of and behind the camera working in television news production in New York City.

He is currently a feature and general assignment reporter for the PIX11 News at 5 and 10 p.m. From A-listers to local celebrities in the community, Andrew features their stories each night on PIX11.

A native of Passaic, New Jersey, Andrew is the youngest of two brothers and one sister.

After graduating from William Paterson University, Andrew landed his first on-air gig hosting a local music video show in New Jersey. He got his foot in the door landing interviews with several then-up-and-coming artists like T-Pain, Ciara and Pitbull.

He also spent time as a freelance print writer for North Jersey Media Group.

Andrew eventually worked his way up the ladder at several local TV stations in New York. It’s where he would learn all about the back end of production, working as a writer and producer. Along the way he has made pit stops at NY1, The Montel Williams Show, HBO Sports, WNYW FOX 5 and WPIX-TV.

He served as one of the founding hosts of the popular CW Source Blog.

It was at WPIX-TV where he made his on-air debut, filing feature and entertainment stories for the PIX News at 10 and the PIX Morning News.

Over the years he has been nominated for four Emmy Awards for his reporting. In addition to being a reporter, Andrew is also a featured spokesman for the New York State Lottery. He has appeared in a handful of ads in the New York City market.

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    Anticipation builds for bloom of corpse flower at New York Botanical Garden

    THE BRONX — It was a packed house at the New York Botanical Garden Monday as visitors gawked, posed and waited for the Amorphophallus Titanum — better known as the corpse flower — to bloom. The rare and unpredictable event takes 10 years to happen and lasts between 24 and 36 hours. “When we noticed the bud about a week ago, we’ve been watching it like expectant parents,” Marc Hachadourin, director of the Nolan Greenhouses at NYBG, told PIX11 News. “[We’re] […]

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    Leslie Jones abandons Twitter after onslaught of racist, sexist attacks by internet troll

    NEW YORK —  As the power of social media hits new heights, it appears to have inadvertently strengthened the community of anonymous internet trolls. From Facebook to Twitter, it seems more are using the platforms to spread hate. Comedian and star of this summer’s “Ghostbusters” reboot Leslie Jones found herself in the cross-hairs of malicious attacks on Twitter in recent weeks, from critics not happy about her role in the film. “Really just offensive stuff across the board – intimidation, […]

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    NJ Paralympics athlete ready to make history in Rio

    BAYONNE, N.J. — He’s just 21 years old and boasts a resume that would rival any seasoned athlete. In a short amount of time, Raymond Martin has broken records, stunned competitors and struck gold. But its likely you’ve never heard of him. Despite not getting the top billing his counterparts in the Olympics receive, Martin, a Jersey City native, is a clear favorite to bring home gold when he heads to Rio in August to represent the US in wheelchair […]

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    Millennials are signing up for medical procedures to combat tech-related aging

    NEW YORK — It’s the daily ritual of the modern day tribe we know as millennials: Head down. Thumbs tapping. Limited attention. This regular habit that has become standard protocol in the digital age is leading many to show signs of early aging. The so-called “Teck Neck” — defined by rings on the neck and a puffy look of a double chin caused by looking down too often — is a trend that’s on the rise, says Manhattan dermatologist Dr. Julie Russak. […]

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    Freebies and sweet deals in NYC on National Ice Cream Day

    NEW YORK — National Ice Cream Day is upon us and there’s several reasons to celebrate. All around town – freebies and deals will be a plenty. Starting at participating Dairy Queen and Carvel locations, if you buy one ice cream cone or cup this Sunday, you get a second for free. This year, even your dog could get in on the fun. PetSmart will be handing out free “doggie ice cream sundaes” at all of its PetSmart Petshotel locations. […]

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    Another shooting broadcast live online: Here’s how to avoid seeing graphic images on Facebook

    NORFOLK, Va. — It was just another Tuesday for three friends hanging out inside a parked car in Norfolk, Virginia. Chatting, listening to music and live streaming it all on Facebook. Suddenly, they’re interrupted by rapid gunfire. The phone, which had the live stream feature enabled, hits the floor as a total of 30 bullets spray the vehicle. The video stream stays live for more than an hour as neighbors come to the aid of the victims. The victims, two of […]

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    Bronx native on mission to bring ‘lit’ bookstore to borough

    SOUTH BRONX —  While the deals on Amazon’s annual Prime Day kept many on their toes Tuesday, Bronx resident Noelle Santos was on a mission to bring her community something the commerce site doesn’t have in stock. “A social hub you know for people to come together and talk about social issues,” she told PIX11 News. “That is something amazon cannot provide.” Santos, like many in her borough, feel under served when it comes to bookstores. For the exception of […]

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    Police issue warnings for Pokemon Go players after multiple robberies

    NEW YORK — It’s a virtual and addicting scavenger hunt game that’s taking the country by storm. Pokémon Go! uses your phone’s GPS to detect where you are in the game, making Pokémon characters appear in your real world so you could catch and collect them. Released just last week, it’s already become one of the biggest apps on the planet, more popular than Tinder and it’s closing in on Twitter. “Pokémon Go! is kind of a wish fulfillment type […]

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    Iron Man gets extreme makeover into black woman, Internet has a complete meltdown

    NEW YORK – Since his debut in 1963, Marvel’s Iron Man has evolved with the times. From the comic book to the big screen, he’s taken on several forms and now Tony Stark will hand over his armor to the new Iron Man – a black woman and teen genius named Riri Williams. Marvel’s bombshell announcement, which will take shape when the comic’s “Civil War II” storyline comes to an end, trended all day Wednesday and was met with mixed […]

  • Joey Chestnut celebrates after winning the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014, in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

    Joey Chestnut reclaims title, sets record with 70 hot dogs at Nathan’s Famous contest

    NEW YORK — Joey “Jaws” Chestnut scarfed down 70 hot dogs in 10 minutes at Nathan’s Famous hot dog eating contest in Coney Island Monday to break his own gustatory record and snatch the belt from defending champion Matt “The Megatoad” Stonie. Both nerves and excitement were pretty high at the annual competition. Chestnut walked in with plenty of hype, which included shattering his own record of downing 73 and a half hot dogs just last week in a qualifying competition. Right out […]


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