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Anthony DiLorenzo is a general assignment reporter for PIX11 and can be seen every weekday on the PIX11 Morning News.

DiLorenzo joined WPIX from WFTV in Orlando, Fla. in April 2015, where he was an enterprise reporter for the last two years. He has also held reporter positions at WFXT in Boston, and WTIC, Tribune’s Hartford, Conn. station. Prior to his role at WTIC, DiLorenzo was the weekend evening anchor at WWLP in Springfield, Mass.

He has been nominated for five Emmy Awards and has earned two Associated Press awards for breaking news coverage. DiLorenzo holds a bachelor of science in journalism from Suffolk University in Boston.

DiLorenzo and his wife, Kala Rama, originally hail from Connecticut and are excited to return to the region. They live in New York City.

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    Suspicious package that prompted evacuations in NJ deemed a ‘hoax’

    LINDEN, N.J. — Two buildings were evacuated and the bomb squad was called when a suspicious package was found outside of a convenience store in Linden, New Jersey Tuesday evening. A “concerned citizen” reported the suspicious package about 6 p.m. outside of the Quick Buy Food Store on West Saint Georges Avenue between North Stiles and Ross streets, Linden Mayor Derek Armstead said in a statement. The package, which has since been determined as a hoax, appeared to be two dynamite […]

  • Police investigate the death of a man found with zip-ties around his neck in a TriBeCa jewelry store on Feb. 15, 2017. (Anthony Dilorenzo / PIX11)

    Man found dead with zip-ties around neck inside TriBeCa jewelry store

    TRIBECA, Manhattan – A man was found dead with zip-ties around his neck inside his TriBeCa jewelry store, NYPD sources said Thursday. The grisly discovery was made around 6 p.m. Wednesday at the family-owned World of Gold N Diamond, on the corner of Church and Duane streets, police said. Police went to the cash-for-gold shop after the victim’s brother had not seen him for two days and reported him as missing, according to cops. The brother used a key to let police into the […]

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    Queens councilman warns of alleged immigration scammers after recent ICE arrests

    WOODSIDE, Queens – Scammers are allegedly targeting immigrants in New York City following arrests last week by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents, and now, a Queens city councilman Jimmy Van Bramer is holding a rally Tuesday in response. There are reports of uniformed men who claim to be federal immigration or ICE agents stopping people who appear to be Latino, according to Van Bramer. Those stopped are then given an ultimatum: Pay up or be deported. During an incident on Monday, four […]

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    LIRR service resumes after equipment train derails, snarls morning commute

    QUEENS — Regular service on the Long Island Rail Road resumed after an equipment train derailed at Jamaica Station early Wednesday morning, creating delays and cancellations at the height of rush hour. The LIRR resumed full service about 9 a.m., but commuters should still anticipate some residual delays. The last car of an eastbound LIRR equipment train to Huntington derailed while pulling into Jamaica Station around 4 a.m., hitting the Track 8 platform, MTA Communications Director Beth DeFalco said. There were only workers […]

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    Off-duty officer killed, 2nd critically injured when vehicle overturns, catches fire on Bronx road: NYPD

    PELHAM BAY, The Bronx –  An officer was killed and a second critically injured when a car flipped over and became engulfed in flames in the Bronx, police said. Police were called to an overturned vehicle, which caught fire on City Island Road at Park Drive at around 11:45 p.m. Wednesday, NYPD said. When they arrived, officers found an Bianca Bennett, 27, with severe burns and a 32-year-old man, also an off-duty officer, with wounds to his body and burns to his legs. Bennett, who police […]

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    Actor Shia LaBeouf arrested at anti-Trump art installation in Queens: police

    ASTORIA, Queens – Actor Shia LaBeouf has been arrested at his anti-Donald Trump art installation in Queens after he allegedly got into an altercation with another man. Police say LaBeouf, a child star now most notably known for his starring roles in the “Transformers” series, pulled an unidentified 25-year-old man’s scarf early Thursday morning outside the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens, scratching his face in the process. Police say he also pushed the man, who refused medical attention. […]

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    Thousands expected to protest outside Trump Hotel on eve of Inauguration Day

    NEW YORK – Mayor de Blasio says its important that New Yorkers send a message to President-elect Donald Trump on Day 1. Several thousands are expected at Columbus Circle Thursday and  security preparations are being made outside Trump Hotel. It’s been the site of several demonstrations since Trump was elected President. On the eve of Trump’s inauguration, the Mayor will be joined by celebrities activists and organizations for the “We Stand United” rally. Their message is for Trump and Congress to […]

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    NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Donald Trump meet at Trump Tower

    NEW YORK — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Donald Trump will meet for the first time since the election at Trump Tower Wednesday, just days before the inauguration. Cuomo had a nearly hourlong meeting with the Republican president-elect at Trump Tower on Wednesday. The governor said they discussed the impact of federal tax policy and the potential repeal of the federal health care law on New York. Cuomo and Trump spoke after the election in November, but never met […]

  • People mourn the deaths of three people found killed at a Jersey City home on Jan. 16, 2017. (PIX11)

    3 people dead, including suspected gunman, at Jersey City home; 1 person at-large: source

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Three people were found dead, including a suspected gunman, at a Jersey City home, and a second possible shooter is believed to be at-large, sources said Tuesday. Two men and a woman were found dead at a home near Fulton Avenue and Van Cleef Street around 10 p.m. Monday, sources said. One of the men is a suspected shooter. Quadel Chisolm, 31, was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound to his torso. Police found him in the entrance […]

  • A BMW crashed into a late model Corvette before it smashed into the front door of a SoHo art gallery on January 17, 2017. (Photo: PIX11/Anthony DiLorenzo)

    1 hospitalized after BMW hits Corvette, then smashes into SoHo art gallery

    SOHO, Manhattan – A man was hospitalized after a BMW crashed into Corvette before hitting the front part of a SoHo art gallery early Tuesday, police said. It happened on the corner of Broome and Greene streets around 2 a.m. A white BMW x5 collided with a late-model Corvette driven by a 28-year-old man, and it then careened into the concrete pillar and door in front of Eden Fine Art, according to police. The man was taken to a local hospital, […]