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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
  • Embattled NJ shelter pleads for another chance after animal cruelty allegations

    NEWARK, NJ — Amid failed inspections and alleged dysfunction, Associated Humane Societies in Newark is pleading for yet another chance. Attorney Harry Levin, who spoke on behalf of the organization, addressed Newark’s City Council Tuesday, promising to turn the embattled shelter around in wake of bad headlines and animal cruelty charges filed against its executive director Roseann Trezza. “In all honesty, there should’ve been greater attention on the physical plant and there was none,” Levin told PIX11 News. An Aug. 22 inspection […]

  • Viral video of bullied child raises cash and questions

    TENNESSEE — It’s being described as heart-breaking and hard-to-watch. A video showing a tearful Keaton Jones trying to make sense of why he is bullied at his Tennessee middle school has garnered international attention. “What do they say to you?” the child is asked by his mother. He responds, “They make fun of my nose, they say I’m ugly, they say I have no friends.” The video was shot and posted on Facebook by the boy’s mother Kimberly Jones on […]

  • Charges against infamous Newark animal shelter are ‘not enough,’ critics say

    NEWARK, N.J. — From deplorable to downright shocking, conditions at Associated Humane Societies in Newark has drawn ire from the animal welfare community for decades. Year after year, state inspection reports turned up the same, if not worse, conditions. Various examples of the apparent neglect was captured in footage exclusively obtained by PIX11. In wake of highly-publicized state inspection reports, the New Jersey SPCA, the state’s law enforcement agency for animal cruelty, finally moved in and charged the shelter’s executive […]

  • ‘Operation Santa’ kicks off annual campaign fulfilling wishes in NYC, Puerto Rico and beyond

    NEW YORK — The letters come from all over. All of them, addressed to Santa and they all have one common thread. Each year the U.S. Postal Service’s annual Operation Santa campaign tugs at the heart strings while fulfilling holiday wishes for countless children and their families. “We want everyone to have that opportunity to help somebody who they may not even know have a great Christmas and a great holiday season,” USPS Marketing Manager Allen Tanko told PIX11 News. […]

  • Cyber Monday secrets: How to shop like a pro, get the best deals

    NEW YORK — This year’s Cyber Monday is expected to be the biggest online shopping day in history with 56 percent of Americans saying they plan on shopping online at some point before midnight, if they haven’t already. So what do you need to look for? “You should definitely check out tech deals, fashion and as a subset of fashion, shoes are kind of a big thing on Cyber Monday,” Business Insider’s Elena Holodny told PIX11 News. “Travel (is) also […]

  • Kitchen staffed by refugees bringing authenticity to NYC

    NEW YORK — While families across the area converge on the dinner table this Thanksgiving, there’s something extra special brewing inside the kitchen of Manal and Wissam Kahi. The entrepreneur siblings are the brains behind Eat Offbeat – a one-of-kind catering business that finds and recruits refugees who know their way around the kitchen and trains them to be professional chefs. The idea all came together after Manal, who had just moved to New York, could not find hummus that […]

  • Ferry captain who rescued people in ‘Miracle on the Hudson’ makes another river rescue

    NEW YORK — A captain who helped rescue dozens of people after Flight 1549 landed in the Hudson River in what became known as the Miracle on the Hudson steered his ferry directly toward a man who needed help Tuesday afternoon. Captain Vincent Lombardi was headed toward the Financial Center when he noticed a young man in a red sweatshirt leap over the wall and grab the fence with one hand, he said. The man dangled over the water. He had just […]

  • Atheist group sues New Jersey shelter over Catholic blessing of animals

    TETERBORO, NJ — Blessing of the animals is a time honored catholic tradition that happens every October to coincide with the feast of St. Francis of Assisi. When the Bergen County animal shelter in Teterboro decided to get in on the tradition, it didn’t sit well with some and the apparent controversial blessing is now at the center of a lawsuit. The American Atheists – a national group fighting for the separation of religion and government – filed the suit against […]

  • ONLY ON PIX11: Deplorable conditions uncovered at problematic animal shelter dubbed ‘Newark’s House of Horrors’

    NEWARK, N.J. — The executive director of a Newark shelter that has become infamous within the animal welfare community has been charged with animal cruelty. The New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NJSPCA) announced charges against Roseann Trezza, executive director of Associated Humane Societies, for incidents at the Newark location. The charges, which included eight criminal counts and eight civil counts of animal cruelty, were filed in Newark Municpal Court Wednesday. Trezza, 70, of Matawan, N.J., is […]

  • New Yorkers offer two cents in first public hearing of NYC controversial statue debate

    KEW GARDENS, Queens — The future of New York City’s controversial monuments was the topic of conversation Friday at Queens Borough Hall where for the first time, New Yorkers had a chance to give their two cents. As many as 800 pieces of art across the five boroughs including a statue of Christopher Columbus in Midtown, are at the center of the debate. Nearly two dozen residents testified before Mayor de Blasio’s advisory commission on city art, monuments and markers. […]