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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.

Recent Articles
  • Five people shot in two separate incidents in Brooklyn

    BROOKLYN – Five people were shot in two separate incidents in Brooklyn. The first shooting happened around 791 Rogers Avenue in Flatbush, where four men were injured, police said. Three men and a 15-year-old boy were injured after a man stepped out of a blue and white car and shot fire at pedestrians before fleeing the scene, police said. Among the victims was a 46-year-old superintendent who was on the street at the time. Police said he was the unintended […]

  • Man, 94, beaten and robbed in Chelsea attack: police

    CHELSEA, Manhattan — An investigation is underway into the beating and robbery of a 94-year-old man in Chelsea, police said Tuesday. The attack happened about 10:45 p.m. on Oct. 13 in front of 312 W. 25th St., police said. The victim’s girlfriend, 76, told police she and her boyfriend were unpacking their car shortly before the attack. She had gone upstairs and when she came back, she found her boyfriend bleeding in the driver’s seat, with cuts to his face […]

  • Machete-wielding teen hit by police van while fleeing officers in the Bronx: NYPD

    FORDHAM MANOR, the Bronx — A machete-wielding teen pursued by police attempting to break up a fight in the Bronx is in the hospital Tuesday after tripping, falling and being struck by a police van as he attempted to flee, according to NYPD officials. Isaiah Rivera, 17, of the Bronx, was hit by the undercarriage of a police van around 11 p.m. Monday near Grand Concourse and East Kingsbridge Road, in the Bronx’s Fordham Manor section, according to officials, who noted […]

  • Public Advocate devises plan to help Puerto Ricans fleeing to NYC

    NEW YORK – Mayor de Blasio doesn’t seem to be on the same page as public advocates and their plan to help Puerto Ricans fleeing to the city. New York City Public Advocate, Letitia James, has proposed cash payments through an emergency plan that would help through a grant program as well as giving free metro cards for six months. James has also proposed English classes to help adults and schooling for children as well as medical help for people […]

  • Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow speak out against Weinstein

    LOS ANGELES— They waited years to speak, but two of Hollywood’s most powerful women might have helped seal the fate of Harvey Weinstein. Both Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie added their first-person accounts of uncomfortable experiences with Weinstein to the ever-growing list of accusations against the movie mogul from women alleging decades of systematic sexual harassment and assault. The accusers have come from everywhere — actresses you’ve heard of, actresses you haven’t, models, assistants, employees, a reporter and young women […]

  • Man with slashed neck says he was attacked by same group who stabbed man in the heart in Queens

    ELMHURST, Queens — A group of four or five people approached two men in separate incidents, stabbing one in the heart and slicing the other’s neck, one of the victims told PIX11 Tuesday. A man, 35, was stabbed in the heart after being approached on Macnish Street just after 9 p.m. Monday, according to police. He managed to stumble to Elmhurst Hospital, about a half mile away, where he was taken in for emergency surgery. The attack left him critically […]

  • Family members identify boy killed after balcony railing gives way

    PERTH AMBOY, N.J. — Family members have identified the boys who fell to the ground after the balcony railing gave way in a New Jersey home. Dariel Sosa, 9, was pronounced dead at the scene and his cousin, 13-year-old Jason Huerta was airlifted to Robert Wood Johnson Hospital where he is expected to make a full recovery. Huerta’s great-aunt, Socorro Reyes, told PIX11 the boys were leaning on the railway, which caused it to give way, causing them to fall […]

  • Long Island teacher’s assistant charged for rape, police say

    BAY SHORE, Long Island – Suffolk County police arrested a teacher’s assistant for raping a student. Marcus Johnson, 27, was arrested Thursday evening for having an inappropriate relationship with a 15-year-old student at Bay Shore High School, police said. The abuse started when the victim was 14, said police. Johnson, an employee at the school, works as a teacher’s assistant for children with autism. Police said the victim was not one of his students. Johnson was charged with rape and […]

  • Security tightened after fatal Bronx school stabbing

    WEST FARMS, Bronx – The morning after a deadly stabbing at a Bronx public school, students from Pre-k to high school will be subject to much tighter security. Anger and emotions spilled out after a 15-year-old was killed in history class Wednesday morning. “They pushed Abel too far. Abel was a kid who was made fun of in school, they pushed him too far,” said one student in tears. As Abel Cedeno was led out of the 48th Precinct in […]

  • Officer injured, civilian killed in NJ police pursuit

    PLAINFIELD, NJ – A person is dead and a police officer is injured after a fatal car crash in New Jersey. Around midnight Wednesday morning, an Edison patrol was involved in the pursuit of a civilian vehicle, said police. The pursuit ended in Plainfield, N.J. when the civilian car crashed into a tree. A neighbor’s surveillance camera captured the crash, showing the vehicle slamming into the tree at 12:47 a.m. Seconds later, surveillance shows cops pulling up to scene and […]