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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 won two Emmy Awards while in New York City. During his career, Anthony was also nominated for six Emmys 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
  • Attacker on the loose after deadly Hell’s Kitchen stabbing: police

    HELL’S KITCHEN, Manhattan — Police are searching for the culprit who stabbed a man to death in Hell’s Kitchen early Monday morning. The sole witness — a cab driver — told PIX11 he saw a man running toward Times Square. Police are now looking for surveillance video to verify it was the attacker. Salman Malik was driving on West 46th Street near Ninth Avenue at about 3 a.m. when he saw an object in the middle of the street. Malik […]

  • 5 helpful tricks for dealing with a fussy baby

    Soon-to-be parents Kala Rama and Anthony Dilorenzo talk to author of “The Happiest Baby on the Block,” Dr. Harvey Karp, about his five tricks for dealing with a fussy baby. Karp also walks us through one of the hardest to get right — swaddling.

  • Woman, 79, dead and 3 critically injured in Crown Heights fire

    CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn — A 79-year-old woman is dead and three people are critically injured after a fire ripped through a Brooklyn building Friday morning. Authorities received “numerous calls” shortly before 6 a.m. about flames on the first floor of a four-story mixed occupancy building on Buffalo Avenue and Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights. “I couldn’t see nothing … smoke, a lot of smoke,” one resident told PIX11 News. “I was frightened. Very, very frightened.” The fire started on the […]

  • 13-year-old boy followed, groped by man inside Brooklyn church: police

    SUNSET PARK, Brooklyn — Authorities are searching for a man who allegedly followed and groped a teenage boy inside a Brooklyn church. On Aug. 10 at about 7:45 p.m., a man followed the victim, who police sources said is a 13-year-old boy, into a church along Fifth Avenue and 48th Street in Sunset Park. While inside the church, the man began to talk to the teen and touched the victim’s genitals, according to police sources. The man is described to […]

  • Correction officers rally after string of attacks at Rikers Island

    NEW YORK — The Correction Officers’ Benevolent Association will hold a rally Thursday calling for a change following a string of attacks on jail guards at Rikers Island. The latest attack was on a correction officer Wednesday. He was jumped and slashed in the face by multiple gang members at the Rikers Island jail facility. He wants more protection for correction officers who fear their lives are on the line. “When me and my partner are walking, it’s the two […]

  • NYC Ferry service launches in the Bronx

    SOUNDVIEW, the Bronx — NYC Ferry has launched their service connecting communities in the Bronx and Upper East Side to Lower Manhattan. Beginning Wednesday, the route travels between the Soundview section of the Bronx at Clason Point and Wall Street, Pier 11 with stops at East 90th Street and East 34th Street. The approximate time between the two end points is about 46 minutes. That cuts the average commute time of 90 minutes in half, according to Mayor Bill de Blasio. […]

  • Manhole catches fire near Midtown Tunnel

    MURRAY HILL, Manhattan — Crews were on scene after a manhole caught fire near the Midtown Tunnel early Wednesday, temporarily closing off a part of Second Avenue in Manhattan. FDNY received a call at about 1:39 a.m. about a manhole fire along East 38th Street and Second Avenue in Murray Hill. Fire trucks, Con Edison crews and police cars responded to the fire, as thick smoke was seen coming out of the manhole, Citizen video captured. There were initial reports of […]

  • Passenger bus crashes into Newark Penn Station overpass

    A bus carrying dozens of passengers crashed into a low overpass at Newark Penn Station late Sunday night, according to officials. The bus, operated by Liberty Coach Inc. was traveling from Washington D.C. to New Jersey when it collided into an overpass near Edison Place and Alling Street at approximately 11:40 p.m. Authorities say 50 passengers were on board. “The glass crashed and everything falling down… people yelling, kids crying,” a passenger returning home told PIX11 News. Witnesses reported seeing some […]

  • Man in Queens for stepsister’s wedding dies after being punched in the face

    LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens — A Florida man in Queens for his stepsister’s wedding died days after being knocked out by a punch to the face, police sources said. Sandor Szabo knocked on the window of a white SUV in Long Island City early Sunday, thinking it was his Uber back to his hotel. The driver got out and punched Szabo in the face, knocking him to the pavement. Afterward, the driver and a 17-year-old witness propped Szabo — who was […]

  • Off-duty sergeant who shot attempted robber in Brooklyn placed on modified duty

    BROOKLYN — The off-duty police sergeant who shot a 21-year-old man in the mouth early Thursday morning in Brooklyn has been placed on modified duty, officials said. The off-duty Sgt. told officials initially told investigators he was on his way to work shortly before 5 a.m. when he was approached by an attempted robber near the intersection of New Jersey Avenue and Livonia Avenue, police said. The Sgt. fired twice, hitting Thayvone Santana in the face. His original version of events is […]