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Dan Mannarino is a four-time Emmy Award-winning anchor and reporter for the PIX11 Morning News.

Dan joined PIX11 News in September 2011 and is thrilled to be reporting in the No. 1 market, and the area he was born and raised in, New York City. Since joining the team, Dan has covered some of the area’s biggest stories, including the Metro-North train derailment, East Harlem explosion, Philadelphia train derailment, and many more. Dan traveled to Rome twice — once for the elevation of Timothy Dolan to Cardinal and another when Pope Francis was named.

However, it was the “PIX11 Cares” initiative that Dan is most proud of, bringing attention and aide to areas hit hard by Hurricane Sandy.

Dan has won a number of broadcast media awards, including four regional Emmy Awards. Dan’s first win came for an exclusive investigating piece into a toxic spill in Le Roy, N.Y., that led to a massive cleanup by the Environmental Protection Agency.

Before Dan joined PIX11 News, he worked at NY1 News and Verizon FiOs 1 News on Long Island and New Jersey. Since 2003, Dan has volunteered for Camp New Day in New Jersey, working with developmentally delayed adults, a cause near and dear to his heart.

Dan also can’t forget his Italian roots and currently resides in Manhattan.

Recent Articles
  • alvin bragg

    WEB EXCLUSIVE: Why prosecutor Alvin Bragg was target of stop-and-frisk

    NEW YORK — In an exclusive interview with PIX11 News, Executive Deputy Attorney General for Social Justice Alvin Bragg says he was the target of stop-and-frisk when he was a young man. Now, he’s in charge of protecting New Yorkers’ civil liberties and prosecuting cases in which police officers use deadly force.

  • NEW YORK, NY - JULY 14:  New York Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at an interfaith prayer service at Mount Sinai United Christian Church to mark the one-year anniversary of the death of Eric Garner on July 14, 2015 in New York City. Garner, who was killed in a controversial choke-hold by a Staten Island police officer one year ago this Friday, had been approached by police for selling loose cigarettes. His death set off waves of protests around the city and country. Garner's family has settled for a $5.9 million wrongful death case with the city.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

    Mayor de Blasio announces new greenhouse gas emissions cuts at Vatican summit

    VATICAN CITY — Governors from around the world are in Vatican City Tuesday attending a summit aimed at keeping up the pressure on national leaders ahead of climate talks in Paris later this year. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced new greenhouse gas emissions targets for his city. He says New York is committed to reducing its emissions by 40 percent by 2030. California Gov. Jerry Brown in a keynote address denounced global warming deniers who he says are “bamboozling” […]

  • After surviving cancer herself, she couldn't forget how uncomfortably sterile the hospital gowns were -- and she decided to do something about it.

    Michael’s donates $200 to Hug Wraps for cancer patients

    NEW JERSEY — PIX11 News teamed up with Michael’s Arts & Crafts store to help Brenda Jones and her great cause. A cancer survivor, Jones created Hug Wraps as a stylish and comfortable upgrade to patients’ gowns. After hearing her story on PIX11 News, Michael’s donated $200 to Jones’ business. Thank you to Michael’s for helping out. To learn more about Hug Wraps, visit their Facebook page here.

  • After surviving cancer herself, she couldn't forget how uncomfortably sterile the hospital gowns were -- and she decided to do something about it.

    Breast cancer survivor gives back with colorful, comfortable ‘Hug Wraps’

    It has not been an easy road for Brenda Jones. It was a few years back that Jones discovered a lump on her breast during a self-examination . After a number of visits to the doctor for tests, Jones heard the words no one ever wants to hear – “You have cancer.” “It was scary and I wanted off that ride,” describes Jones. The situation became a whole lot worse when Jones was told to put on a hospital gown […]

  • The sheep graze at Old St. Patrick's Cathedral in Little Italy. (PIX11)

    Manhattan cathedral uses sheep to mow the grass

    It’s an odd sight to see, roaming in a graveyard smack in the middle of Little Italy — sheep! “We have three sheep, Mulberry, Mott and Elizabeth,” said Frank Alfieri, who is the communications director for Old St. Patrick’s Cathedral, of the sheep, named after neighborhood streets. The sheep have invaded the grassy enclosed graveyard and, at first, were a bit camera shy.  It turns out they were just busy working. “Our groundskeeper retired, and the monsignor said, ‘Oh, what […]

  • shirtlessness

    New Jersey town considering ban on shirtlessness, saggy pants

    NEWTON, N.J. — Officials in Newton, a town 60 miles west of New York City, are looking at some new town ordinances that address quality of life issues. The town manager, in charge of the town of 9,000 residents, say residents need to start covering up in public. “We are talking about a basic standard of decency that should be expected in a community, in a downtown, in the business district,” said Thomas Russo. Russo says there have been a number […]

  • church fire

    ‘Everything was a wreck’: Church fire, burglary under investigation in Queens

    OZONE PARK, Queens — Had it not been for a vigilant custodian, a Queens church targeted by thieves may not still be standing. “I probably came just in time, you know,” custodian Nathaniel Rodriguez said, recalling what happened early Monday at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, located on 101st Avenue in Ozone Park, Queens. It was about 3:30 a.m. when Rodriguez noticed the lights were on inside the house of worship. When he went inside to see what was happening, he […]

  • jelly

    Portuguese man o’war and other creatures popping up all over New Jersey

    JERSEY SHORE, N.J. –There have been some odd sightings along the Jersey Shore early on in the beach season. First, pretty much everyone was tracking a great white shark via twitter as Mary Lee looked for a place to give birth. Then, a fisherman caught a fish usually found in the Amazon with human like teeth – it’s nickname was “the nutcracker.” Now, lifeguards along the shore of Long Beach Island are putting out a new warning after a very […]

  • Escaped

    Female prison worker questioned after 2 killers escape Clinton Correctional Facility

    NEW YORK — An employee at Clinton Correctional Facility in New York is being questioned as a possible accomplice in the escape of two convicted killers over the weekend, a law enforcement source briefed on the investigation confirmed to CNN. The source would not comment on the extent of the woman’s involvement or the kind of help she may have provided. It’s hard to believe two convicted murderers did not have some inside help to escape a maximum security wing of […]

  • 145th Belmont Stakes – Previews

    Placing a proper bet at the Belmont Stakes


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