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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
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    Pope Francis’ chair unveiled before historic New York City visit

    MANHATTAN–– As New York continues to get ready for Pope Francis’ historic visit– a chair fit only for a pope was unveiled at Madison Square Garden Wednesday. But why is it so important? PIX11’s Dan Mannarino finds out and reveals more about the pontiff.

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    History made: First female police chief named in Bergen County

    BERGENFIELD, N.J. — Cathy Madalone made history in 1994 when she became the first woman to join the Bergenfield Police Department . But making history once wasn’t enough for this bold woman. Now the 21-year veteran is becoming Bergen County’s first female police chief. Madalone will oversee a 44-member department where only one other officer is a woman. “I was in the military and the ratio was 50 to 1,” said Cathy Racas, a dispatcher for the department. “I started in ’94, like Capt. Madalone, when […]

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    Guardian Angels on patrol again in Central Park

    MANHATTAN — For the first time in two decades, the Guardian Angels are on patrol again in Central Park, where crime has jumped nearly 28 percent year over year. Known for their iconic red berets, the group played a significant role in the 1980s when they patrolled the New York City subways as a vigilante watch group. It is their belief that the patrols are again needed because crime is on the rise. Last week, a man was choked and mugged […]

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  • AUSTIN, TX - OCTOBER 28:  Host Jon Stewart at "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" covers the Midterm elections in Austin with "Democalypse 2014: South By South Mess" at ZACH Theatre on October 28, 2014 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Rick Kern/Getty Images for Comedy Central)

    Jon Stewart looks back at his ‘Daily Show’ tenure: ‘The world is worse!’

    NEW YORK — The penultimate episode of “The Daily Show” featured a very sentimental Jon Stewart. “Before I see the gentle yet firm gravitation pull of my home planet, New Jersey,” Stewart said, “I’d like to reflect on what we’ve built here over these past 16 years.” And what exactly has Stewart built? The host described his show as a “monument to evisceration.” Stewart then showed multiple headlines trumpeting of how he “eviscerated,” “annihilated,” “crushed” and “demolished” certain topics over […]

  • New York City’s first and only casino school

    Casino lovers and card players know all to well the rush, desire, passion and dream to win big when playing. Those who love to gamble may even have more of an opportunity in our area. Governor Cuomo has explored options of opening three new casinos in New York while New Jersey is toying with the idea of having a casino come to the Meadowlands.   It really will pave the way for hundreds, if not thousands of new jobs in our […]

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    Cory Cares: Teen’s nonprofit helps provide food for people in need

    He’s a teenager on a mission to feed the hungry on Long Island. Fourteen year old Cory Nichols is hard at work to accomplish his goals. “I didn’t think there was a hunger problem and then I went to talk to the food pantry and they told me there are 179 families using the pantry every month,” says Nichols. Let’s start from the beginning. For Cory’s Bar Mitzvah project, a project meant to give back to the community, he wanted […]

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    Australia: Debris found off Reunion is ‘major lead’ in MH370 search

    The discovery of debris off the coast of Reunion Island is “a very significant development” in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, but it’s too soon to say whether it’s part of the missing aircraft, Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said Thursday. Authorities are treating it as “a major lead,” Truss told reporters. The debris was found Wednesday off the coast of Reunion, a French department in the western Indian Ocean. It is being examined to determine whether […]

  • ‘Scholly’ app helps finding a scholarship easier than ever

    If you are applying to college – you know the process just isn’t easy. It’s lengthy, it’s time consuming and it’s expensive. For one student, Christopher Gray, the cards were stacked against him. He grew up in a single parent household and applied to college during the recession when so many people lost their jobs, plus the cost of college rose astronomically. “You have to get loans, get scholarships, or you don’t go to college at all, and that was […]

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    EXCLUSIVE: Meet the man tasked with probing deadly police encounters

    NEW YORK — The images were seared in the conscience of a nation: videos shot on cellphones capturing encounters of unarmed civilians with police, some of which resulted in death. It has been one year since Eric Garner’s life ended at the hands of NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo. The incident was ruled a homicide, but a grand jury decided not to indict the officer. The deaths of Ramarley Graham, Michael Brown, Akai Gurley and Freddie Gray all sparked a conversation about […]


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