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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.

Recent Articles
  • Facebook data mining scandal widens as federal investigation launched, stock plummets

    NEW YORK — It’s the data snatch-and-grab scandal that’s getting bigger by the day. Facebook continued to feel the heat Wednesday after it was revealed that personal information from 50 million users was improperly obtained by the analytics firm Cambridge Analytica, which was hired by then-candidate Trump’s 2016 campaign. That data was later used for political purposes leading up to the presidential election. “These are the dark arts of espionage and we’re just watching what’s happening,” said Ian Wishingrad, a […]

  • Dog hit by car after Wag dog-walker loses him

    UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan — A dog was hit by a car after a walker from the app Wag, the so-called Uber for dogs, lost him last Tuesday. “He looked like a homeless dog, I mean he was bloodied, he was pretty much coward,” dog owner Reba Cox told PIX11, describing the condition she found her beloved golden doodle Simba in after he was found by police roaming the streets. She said Simba’s harness was not properly fastened and at some […]

  • Astronaut’s DNA no longer matches identical twin’s after time in space, NASA finds

    NEW YORK — We all know spending a year in outer space would likely change your outlook but a new study suggests it could also change your genes. NASA has learned astronaut Scott Kelly and his identical twin, astronaut Mark Kelly, are no longer genetically the same. This is after Scott spent a year aboard the International Space Station as part of NASA’s groundbreaking twin study. According to researchers, seven percent of Scott’s genes did not return to normal after […]

  • Daylight saving time debate: is it time to end the tradition?

    The practice of daylight saving time first started as a way to save coal a century ago during World War I and continues to this day in an effort to conserve energy. But it appears parts of the country are rebelling against tradition. This week Florida lawmakers passed a bill, appropriately called “The Sunshine Protection Act,”  to keep daylight saving time going all year long. If it goes into effect, Florida would become the first state on the east coast to […]

  • ‘Brooklyn CLEAR’ program assists offenders with drug treatment instead of jail time

    CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn — As each day passes, the opioid epidemic in the United States appears to be worsening. While officials on both the local and federal level are doing what they can to combat the crisis, officials in Brooklyn announced plans that takes it a step further. “We’re going to change how we approach these cases,” announced Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzales. The D.A. joined forces with the NYPD and the NYC Council to launch a groundbreaking diversion program […]

  • Colorful life and ‘golden’ times of iconic rocker David Bowie on full display at Brooklyn Museum

    BROOKLYN, N.Y — David Bowie is living out his “Golden Years” in Brooklyn. The exhibition “David Bowie is,” which delves deep into the late-rocker’s colorful career, has finally arrived in the Brooklyn Museum after touring the world for the past five years. The exhibit which opened to the public on Friday, captures the essence of the rock icon whose influence is still felt today. From 60 iconic costumes to school books that helped shape his music, over 500 pieces from […]

  • Instagram stars – with prominent anti-Muslim mother – under fire after old, racist tweets uncovered

    NEW YORK —  They’re the Instagram superstar sisters who have built a media empire off funny memes and hilarious commentary. Claudia and Jackie Oshry have amassed a fan base of over 3 million followers with the Instagram accounts @GirlWithNoJob and JackieOProblems. Despite building a brand of being transparent and authentic, there was a small family secret the New York-based sisters have spent years trying to conceal. Their mother is prominent anti-Muslim activist Pamela Geller, who has built a career for pushing what […]

  • Residents shocked over NRA fundraiser in Coney Island where guns will be raffled off

    CONEY ISLAND — Gargiulo’s restaurant on Coney Island is known for their family-friendly environment and their traditional Italian cuisine, but critics say an upcoming event being held at the restaurant is leaving a very bad taste in their mouths. On April 12, the century-old eatery will host a National Rifle Association-affiliated fundraiser where organizers plan on raffling off vouchers for shot guns, revolvers and rifles – among other items. “Honestly, I never ever thought something like this would be allowed […]

  • Filmmaker Kevin Smith has brush with death after massive heart attack

    NEW JERSEY — Filmmaker Kevin Smith suffered a “massive heart attack” in between weekend performances, and survived to warn others about the signs he said he may have missed. “I am still above ground,” he tweeted from his hospital bed. The New Jersey native had just finished the first of two tapings for his upcoming stand-up special in Glendale, Calif., Sunday night when he started to feel ill. He decided to cancel the second show, opting to go to the […]

  • Students help repair homes damaged by Sandy

    SPRINGVILLE, Staten Island — Staten Island homeowner Leona John is finally getting the much-needed repairs to her Springville home badly damaged by Superstorm Sandy. “I haven’t used my bathroom in many years,” she told PIX11 News. “Can you imagine now getting to bathe downstairs instead of schlepping upstairs to the kid’s bathroom.” Despite widespread damage throughout the entire first floor, John and her two children have managed to stay afloat for over five years. The sounds of drilling and hammering […]