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.
“Sesame Street” is turning 50! The beloved children’s show premiered on Nov. 10, 1969, and has introduced hundreds of Muppets over the past five decades including Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch, Bert and Ernie and Cookie Monster. But the series has also created characters that raise awareness, promote diversity, and teach children around the globe important lessons. Here are 10 ground-breaking “Sesame Street” Muppets who have made a difference. Aristotle Aristotle is a blind Muppet who debuted in 1981. His […]
A growing number of smaller companies are adopting a four-day workweek. Now the results of a recent trial at Microsoft suggest it could work even for the biggest businesses. The company introduced a program this summer in Japan called the “Work Life Choice Challenge,” which shut down its offices every Friday in August and gave all employees an extra day off each week. The results were promising: While the amount of time spent at work was cut dramatically, productivity — […]
Apple rolled out the red carpet for the global premiere of “The Morning Show” at Lincoln Center Monday night. The series starring Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell explores the competitive world of morning television news. The drama also addresses the #MeToo movement and the power dynamics between men and women—and women and women—in the workplace. Aniston and Witherspoon, who also serve as executive producers, as well as cast members Desean Terry, Janina Gavankar, Amber Friendly, Michelle Meredith and […]
Halloween is a week away! If you don’t know what to dress up as just yet, Caitlin Allen, ebay’s Head of Communications for North America, shared with PIX11 News the top trending costumes in 2019, according to the site’s customer searches. Allen says Batman, mermaids, lions, Woody from “Toy Story” and “Star Wars” characters round out the top five costumes this year for adults, children and pets. Those outfits are popular in large part due to major movie releases such […]
WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn — New York City couldn’t be more different from the Arctic Refuge, but a new pop-up experience hopes to transport visitors to the remote and vast region and inspire environmental advocacy. The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is spread across over 19 million acres in northeast Alaska, and is one of the world’s last untouched wildernesses. Less than 2,000 people visit the area annually. To raise awareness, The Wilderness Society decided to bring the Arctic Refuge on the road […]
Babe Ruth’s bat that he used to hit his 500th home run will be put up for auction, and the prized possession could go for more than $1 million. “It’s so much more than a bat,” Brendan Wells, auction director at SCP Auctions, told PIX11 News. “It’s about one of the most iconic pieces in baseball history” The famed Yankees player was the first batter to make the elite 500-home run club on Aug. 11, 1929 in Cleveland. He kept […]
NEW YORK — Leading e-cigarette company Juul Labs will stop selling several flavored products in the United States, the company announced Thursday. Only tobacco, mint and menthol flavors will remain for sale. Meanwhile, Juul’s mango, creme, fruit and cucumber flavors have already been removed from the online store — which was the only place the company sold these products directly to 21-and-up consumers in the United States after it pulled them from retail locations late last year. These flavored pods will continue […]
BRIDGETON, N.J. — A new sketch of a potential witness in the case of a missing 5-year-old New Jersey girl was released by the county prosecutor Tuesday. Dulce Maria Alavez went missing from the Bridgeton City Park Recreational Area on Sept. 16 just before 5 p.m., officials said. Tuesday, the Cumberland County prosecutor’s office released a composite sketch of a man who they say was reportedly seen in the park around the time Dulce went missing. Officials said he was […]
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, an annual campaign that aims to raise recognition about the disease and promote early detection. Breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women, but the American Cancer Society estimates that 2,670 men will be diagnosed in the U.S. in 2019. Earlier this month Mathew Knowles, Beyoncé and Solange’s father, revealed he was one of them. PIX11 News spoke with Jim Keegan, a male breast cancer survivor, and Dr. Stephen Chagares, a […]
UPPER EAST SIDE — Tory Burch’s dog has gone missing, and now the fashion designer is offering a $10,000 reward, no questions asked. Burch posted on her Instagram account that her puppy, Chicken, was last seen Sunday at midnight on 56th Street and Madison Avenue. A couple reportedly had found the brown, miniature poodle and had said they were going to get her microchip scanned. As of Tuesday morning, Chicken had not been reunited with her owner. Burch says she is […]