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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
  • Mayor outlines NYC school security changes in wake of Florida shooting

    NEW YORK — In the wake of the Florida shooting last week, Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled plans to redouble school security efforts. The efforts of the active shooter plan include regular active shooter drills and metal detectors brought into random middle and high schools citywide. However, the mayor’s plans will not include arming teachers, as President Donald Trump and the NRA have suggested doing. “If you had a teacher who was adept at firearms, they could very well end […]

  • Child killed, woman injured in New Jersey shooting

    ASBURY PARK, N.J. — A child was fatally shot and a woman was injured after gunshots erupted in New Jersey late Wednesday, police said. Authorities responded to 405 Ridge Ave. in Asbury Park around 10:40 p.m. following reports of shots fired. A boy, 10, was pronounced dead while a woman, 39, was wounded, but is expected to survive, officials said. Neighbors are in shock and feel unsafe, telling PIX11 News they heard about four or five shots fired. Neighbor Jessica […]

  • NJ students to stage walkouts, rallies to push for tougher gun control laws

    EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. — Although they’re too young to vote, students at a New Jersey high school are using their voice to make a change. At 10 am. Wednesday, students at East Brunswick High School plan to walk out of their classrooms to take a stand against gun violence — a move New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has applauded. All across the country, students have staged walkouts and rallies — The movement aimed at saving lives in hopes of preventing […]

  • Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz charged

    PARKLAND, Fla. — The 19-year-old suspect in a deadly rampage at a Florida high school was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder Thursday after being questioned for hours by state and federal authorities. Cameras captured Nikolas Cruz being escorted by sheriff’s deputies from the Broward Sheriff’s headquarters to the county jail in Fort Lauderdale early Thursday morning. He is expected to appear in court later that day. Seventeen people were killed as gunfire erupted at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School […]

  • Woman in a wheelchair slashed in the Bronx

    MOTT HAVEN, the Bronx — A woman in a wheelchair was slashed in the face in the Bronx Tuesday night. The incident occurred around 10:25 p.m. when the woman was approached along 148th Street and Brook Avenue in Mott Haven, police said. According to authorities, the woman, 51, was approached from behind and slashed on the left side of her face. She was taken to the hospital in stable condition. Security at the woman’s building told PIX11 the victim, who […]

  • Wrong-way crash injures 7 in Westchester County

    YONKERS, N.Y. — Seven people were injured after a wrong-way driver hit an oncoming car in Westchester County early Friday. The incident occurred around 3:10 a.m. when a car was traveling south on a northbound lane of the Bronx River Parkway and Sprain Brook Parkway. As it was driving down the highway, it struck an oncoming car with six people in it, police said. Seven people, including the driver of the wrong-way car, were taken to the hospital. Their conditions […]

  • Man, woman fatally stabbed during attempted robbery in Brooklyn: police

    PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, Brooklyn — A man and a women were stabbed to death during what appears to be an attempted robbery Wednesday night in Brooklyn, police said. Police responded to calls of a robbery in progress at a Winthrop Street home. They found two unconscious people who’d suffered multiple stab wounds. Stephenson Bonaparte, 65, was in front of the home and Hazel Brown, 59, was inside. Both victims were stabbed outside the home, police said. Brown, retired transit worker, is believed to […]

  • 1 killed, 1 firefighter injured in NJ house fire

    RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J. — A man is dead after a fire erupted at a New Jersey home early Wednesday. The blaze broke out around midnight at a single-family home along Brinkerhoff Street in Ridgefield Park. Firefighters responded within minutes, but were evacuated from the home due to heavy fire conditions, Ridgefield Park fire chief James VanDerTulip said. Once they were able to go into the home, firefighters found a man in the bedroom on the second floor of the house, said […]

  • Man not let into Manhattan church event exposes himself, attacks 3 people: police

    GREENWICH VILLAGE, Manhattan — A man is being sought for exposing himself then attacking three people in separate incidents after attempting to get into a church function in Greenwich Village over the weekend, police said Monday. The violent rampage began in a Greenwich Village smoke shop, where store owner Dushyant Patel said the apparently intoxicated or high man hurled racial slurs Saturday night. Officials say he also left fingerprints, which were lifted. The man then allegedly attempted to get into an […]

  • Man fatally shot while buying marijuana in the Bronx: police

    BELMONT, the Bronx — A man was shot in the head and killed after an argument broke out while he tried to buy marijuana in the Bronx, police said Monday. Jonathan Tuck, 25, was buying the drug Sunday around 9:15 p.m. near Washington Avenue and East 185th Street when he was killed, according to police. Responding officers found the victim, who lived down the street from where he died, shot in the head at the location. He was transported to the hospital, […]