• Follow me on:

Summer Delaney is an on-air digital reporter and producer for PIX11 News. She previously worked for Yahoo News in New York City. There she reported on breaking, political and trending news and produced interviews for Katie Couric and Bianna Golodryga.

Summer has also worked for Bloomberg News, ABC News, Atlantic Media and WBOY-TV in Clarksburg, West Virginia.

A proud Maryland and D.C. native, Summer is a graduate from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.


Recent Articles
  • Fish for your own dinner at this Japanese restaurant in Manhattan

    CHELSEA —There’s something fishy happening at ZAUO, a new Manhattan restaurant: People are encouraged to fish for their own dinner. “Most customers would come in and say, ‘wow what is this place? Is it an aquarium?,’” general manager Rui Higuchi told PIX11 News. “They don’t even know that it’s a restaurant.” The chain, which has 13 locations in Japan, opened its first U.S. restaurant this fall. They chose New York City to see if the fishing and dining concept would catch […]

  • Netflix making series about Tejano singer Selena

    The story of late Tejano singer Selena is coming to Netflix. The streaming service on Tuesday announced an in-the-works scripted series based on the life of the beloved music star, whose full name was Selena Quintanilla. Netflix described “Selena: The Series” as a coming-of-age story that follows Quintanilla as “her dreams come true and all the heart-wrenching and life-changing choices she and her family have to make as they navigate success, family and music.” Quintanilla’s family has been involved with […]

  • Cheesy bacon fries may be coming to McDonald’s next year

    A cheesy, bacon-y addition may be coming to the McDonald’s menu next year. Business Insider reports cheesy bacon fries are coming to McDonald’s across the nation in 2019. Business Insider said it got the tip from an “employee with knowledge of the situation.” “I’m afraid I’ll have to provide a cheesy no comment,” a McDonald’s representative told Business Insider in an email on Friday. “At this moment, our kitchens are bacon-ing something together. But we’re not yet ready to share […]

  • NY treasure hunter finds Diane Keaton’s wallet 50 years after she lost it

    HOPEWELL JUNCTION, N.Y. — A New York treasure hunter discovered one of his most prized possessions earlier this year: actress Diane Keaton’s wallet, which had been missing for 50 years. Anton Lulgjuraj began the hobby of purchasing storage units to find valuables about six years ago. Before that, his family owned the famous Elk Candy store in Manhattan. Lulgjuraj had found special items before, including photos of songwriter and producer Keith Diamond with Mick Jagger and Michael Bolton. But in […]

  • Disneyland tower likely source of Legionnaires’ disease outbreak: health official

    LOS ANGELES — A cooling tower that provides mist to make Disneyland visitors comfortable was the likely source for 22 cases in a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak last year near the theme park, a health official testified this week. Most of those who got sick visited the park in the fall of 2017. Disneyland has denied it was the source, pointing to three infected people who had been in the city of Anaheim where Disneyland is located, but not at the […]

  • Nearly $40,000 of meth found inside candy waffle cones in Houston airport: CBP

    Authorities inspecting food shipments at a Texas airport seized nearly 12 pounds of methamphetamine that they found hidden inside candy waffle cones, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials announced this week. KTLA reports CBP officers were X-raying cargo shipments at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston on Nov. 27 when they discovered an anomaly in packages containing hard candies from Mexico, the agency said in a news release on Monday. Inside the bags, officers found candy waffle cones containing approximately 11.7 […]

  • You can buy used rides from Bowcraft Amusement Park. Here’s how.

    Can’t find a perfect gift for the person in your life that has everything this holiday season? How about a carousel or a roller coaster? The Bowcraft Amusement Park in Scotch Plains, N.J. is being demolished. A developer has plans to build a new apartment and townhouse complex on the fairgrounds, but many of the popular attractions have been preserved and could be yours for a hefty price. Nearly two dozen rides are for sale on the Rides4U equipment website. […]

  • Ikea’s first U.S. ‘Planning Studio’ to open in Manhattan next year

    MANHATTAN — Ikea announced Monday it will soon bring its brand new “Planning Studio” concept to Manhattan. The first “Ikea Planning Studio” in the United States is set to open at 999 Third Ave. in spring 2019. “We recognize that we are in a rapidly changing retail environment, and to be fit for long-term growth, Ikea is transforming in a way that lets us meet our customers where they are,” said Lars Petersson, country manager for Ikea Retail U.S. “New York […]

  • Carnegie Deli pop up to open for one week only. Take a look inside.

    SOHO — It may be 2018, but at the Carnegie Deli pop up, New Yorkers can go back 60 years to 1958. “We’re a family business,” Sarri Harper Weissman, Vice President of Carnegie Deli Products Inc., told PIX11 News. “I’m third generation and I know that my grandfather would be proud and continuing the legacy of Carnegie Deli and just making people happy with our food.” After nearly 80 years, Carnegie Deli closed its uptown 7th Avenue location on New Year’s […]

  • Bank of America ATM draws a crowd after it starts giving $100 bills by mistake

    HOUSTON, Texas (WGHP) — One ATM in Harris County became pretty popular after customers realized the machine was mixing up bills. According to authorities, the Harris County Sheriff’s Office was tipped off about the malfunction just after midnight Monday morning. Witnesses told KTRK that the Bank of America ATM was giving out $100 bills instead of $20s. KTRK reports cars started lining up at the bank off Farm to Market Road 1960 and Interstate 45. When deputies showed up, however, customers decided […]