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Andrew Ramos is a 4-time Emmy Award-nominated journalist who has spent nearly a decade in front of and behind the camera working in television news production in New York City.

He is currently a feature and general assignment reporter for the PIX11 News at 5 and 10 p.m. From A-listers to local celebrities in the community, Andrew features their stories each night on PIX11.

A native of Passaic, New Jersey, Andrew is the youngest of two brothers and one sister.

After graduating from William Paterson University, Andrew landed his first on-air gig hosting a local music video show in New Jersey. He got his foot in the door landing interviews with several then-up-and-coming artists like T-Pain, Ciara and Pitbull.

He also spent time as a freelance print writer for North Jersey Media Group.

Andrew eventually worked his way up the ladder at several local TV stations in New York. It’s where he would learn all about the back end of production, working as a writer and producer. Along the way he has made pit stops at NY1, The Montel Williams Show, HBO Sports, WNYW FOX 5 and WPIX-TV.

He served as one of the founding hosts of the popular CW Source Blog.

It was at WPIX-TV where he made his on-air debut, filing feature and entertainment stories for the PIX News at 10 and the PIX Morning News.

Over the years he has been nominated for four Emmy Awards for his reporting. In addition to being a reporter, Andrew is also a featured spokesman for the New York State Lottery. He has appeared in a handful of ads in the New York City market.


Recent Articles
  • Brooklyn couple shaken after seeing rat emerge from bathroom sink drain

    BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn – Most New Yorkers have seen rats before, but a Brooklyn couple wasn’t expecting to see a rodent crawl out of their bathroom drain. “He was pointing at the sink and I look and I just see a rat emerging,” Bari Finkel told PIX11 News, recalling the horrifying scene that unraveled inside the bathroom of her Bed-Stuy apartment she shares with her boyfriend Alex Goulet. The couple said they were unnerved after seeing the baby critter emerge from […]

  • NYPD precinct in the Bronx moves closer to ‘hub’ of opioid epidemic

    MOTT HAVEN, the Bronx — The NYPD’s 40th Precinct will be relocating to a new state-of-the-art station house, the department said Tuesday. The new station house will be located at 149 Street and Saint Ann’s Avenue, about a mile away from the precinct’s current location at East 138th Street and Alexander Avenue. It’ll also be two blocks away from “The Hub,” the borough’s heavily congested area dubbed by officials as ground zero for the ongoing opioid epidemic. “This precinct, which […]

  • Staten Island mom invents alert system teachers can use in an emergency

    STATEN ISLAND — Laura Gasparis Vonfrolio called to mind the time her niece, an elementary school teacher, called her in a panic. “I have one child who is having a meltdown,” Vonfrolio said her niece told her. “He’s on the floor he won’t get up.” It was a situation that unraveled inside the classroom, which was eventually diffused. It, however, got the wheels in Vonfrolio’s head turning. “Later that night I called her and asked her what if he had […]

  • Police searching for woman who launched fireworks into crowd on Crown Heights street

    CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — Police are searching for a woman who shot fireworks into a crowd on a Crown Heights street Wednesday night, sending pedestrians running and screaming for help. Video posted to Instagram shows the woman wearing what appears to be a white tennis dress and visor as she shoots off fireworks. Customers walk out of A & D Liquor on Nostrand Avenue and then run back inside to get away. According to a resident who was on hand during the ruckus, […]

  • NBA star brings $25,000 donation from local developer to East Harlem summer camp

    EAST HARLEM, Manhattan — Minnesota Timberwolves player Taj Gibson brought a $25,000 donation to a summer camp for kids in East Harlem Thursday on behalf of local developer Meyer Orbach. The NBA player, who was born in Fort Green, Brooklyn, says that giving back to the community that nurtured him is a gift in itself. Gibson paired up with the Orbach Group, a local developer. They matched all contributions to the Union Settlement summer camp in East Harlem. “I think he’s […]

  • Joey ‘Jaws’ Chestnut wins Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest an 11th time

    NEW YORK — Another year, another stomach nauseating spectacle. Thousands were on hand for the annual Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog-Eating Contest — a century-old Fourth of July tradition in Coney Island. As per the usual, processed meat and indigestion were on the menu. Familiar faces were on deck including 4-time champ Miki Sudo and of course, Nathan’s reigning king, 10-time champion Joey Chestnut. While all eyes were on the returning champs, there were two contestants making their own history this […]

  • Renowned medium Thomas John spooks ride-share passengers in ‘Seatbelt Psychic’

    NEW YORK – Thomas John has made a career blowing minds with his gift for communicating with those who have passed. Honing in on his unique skill at an early age, the celebrity medium has become the go-to psychic with a track record that has even stunned skeptics. Now he’s taking his show on the road – literally. “This was really a way to connect with people in an unexpected way or a way where maybe these were people who […]

  • Officers arrest 35 in dark web bust, seize guns and drugs

    Authorities busted dozens of people for selling an array of illicit goods on the dark web. Officials says it’s the first ever nationwide undercover operation targeting the seedy underbelly of the internet. Two men from the Bronx and three from Queens were among those busted. Operation “Dark Gold” was spearheaded the the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations. Authorities seized more than 100 firearms and millions in cash during the operation.

  • Newcomers shaking up primary day in NY with innovative tactics

    NEW YORK — It’s crunch time for a slew of candidates in Tuesday’s New York Primary. In a number of high profile races, incumbents are seeing fierce challenges from rising stars in their own party. The biggest battle may be finding inventive ways to stand out, especially in a region where voter turn-out is under 10 percent. Using a tactic some say was both innovative and reckless, Suraj Patel – a congressional candidate running against 13-term incumbent Carolyn Maloney – created […]

  • Hundreds turn out for US Open ballperson tryouts

      QUEENS — At the beginning of every summer, the young and the agile converge on the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center for an annual tradition where they vie for a chance to run the sidelines of history as a ball person at the US Open. The tryouts are expected to bring out nearly 500 participants on Tuesday, June 26. Of the hundreds that tryout, only 80 will selected. This year the United States Tennis Association announced a slight […]