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Henry Rosoff is a native of Scotch Plains, NJ, and spent much of his youth riding the train to the city. He is now thrilled to call Brooklyn home.

Rosoff comes to PIX11 by way of stations in Philadelphia, Seattle, Milwaukee and Waco, Texas.

He covered big stories across the county, from the Fort Hood shooting, to election night 2012 at Mitt Romney HQ, to the I-5 bridge collapse, to the recent Chelsea terror attack — along with every major storm and protest in between. However, it’s the stories where he managed to help people with everyday issues that meant the most.

Along the way Rosoff has been fortunate to win several regional awards including a few Emmys and Press Club honors (although he forgot to thank his girlfriend, now wife, for supporting him during his first acceptance speech… Sorry again about that!)

When not reporting the news, Rosoff enjoys running, smoking meats and keeping his two dogs, Violet and Jerry, out of trouble.


Recent Articles
  • Impeachment follows Staten Island swing district congressman home for the holidays

    STATEN ISLAND — An infrastructure town hall led by Congressman Max Rose focusing on a planned sea wall turned political at points with impeachment hanging over the proceeding. Rose, a Democrat, was hesitant to support the impeachment process. He was greeted with a mix of cheers and boos at the town hall. Rose’s district overwhelmingly supported President Trump 3 years ago. The town hall comes on the heels of two weeks of public impeachment testimony where President Trump stood accused […]

  • Rep. Carolyn Maloney makes history amind Trump impeachment inquiry

    Veteran New York Rep. Carolyn Maloney was elected Wednesday lead the powerful House Oversight and Reform Committee, the first woman to hold the job in the panel’s 92-year history. She spoke to PIX11’s Henry Rosoff Friday, as her committee continues their involvement in the Trump impeachment inquiry.

  • NJ lawmakers planning marijuana legalization question for 2020 ballot

    NEWARK — Voters in New Jersey may soon have the chance to decide for themselves if recreational marijuana will be legal in the Garden State. Since Democrats took control of all branches of state government in 2018, there has been a push for legal pot. However, lawmakers were never able to strike a deal that balanced a tax structure with social justice issues like expunging records of those who were arrested for marijuana over the years. Late Monday afternoon, Democratic […]

  • NYC celebrates National Recycling Day

    Friday is National Recycling Day and PIX11 takes a look at what the city is working on to help recycle.

  • PIX 11 Investigates: Home health workers paid for only half of 24-hour days

    NEW YORK — Hundreds of thousands of women of color are working dangerously long shifts and only getting paid for about half of their work. Moreover, it is currently legal in the State of New York and is being funded with federal tax dollars. Home health aides in the state work 24-hours per day, sometimes five days a week. They cook, clean, and generally help their patients with everything from going to the bathroom to running errands. The work continues […]

  • City unveils new homeless outreach plan

    NEW YORK — New York will use the combined resources and reach of thousands of city employees to begin to identify and help the homeless community. Eighteen thousand city employees across five agencies — including FDNY, DSNY, DOB — are being trained on how to use the 311 app for service requests related to individuals experiencing unsheltered homelessness. The requests will be routed to the City’s new Joint Command Center (JCC) announced earlier this year, and managed by the Department […]

  • Public hearings in the impeachment inquiry begin Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know.

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has been fulminating for weeks over the impeachment inquiry, which he sees as a persecution cooked up by Democrats and “Never Trumpers.” In reality, a collection of witnesses that includes Still Trumpers, Once Trumpers and the apolitical civil service has put together a largely cohesive account of a president exerting pressure on a foreign power for political benefit at home. On Wednesday, with the opening of historic public hearings, Republicans in the House are primed to defend […]

  • MTA reveals strategy to prevent falling debris

    After even more debris fell from an elevated subway track last week, the MTA says re-doubling its efforts to keep the public safe with new technology, techniques and training.

  • What NYC is voting for this Tuesday

    The off-year election will provide New Yorkers will few tough races, but intriguing ballot questions. Democratic Public Advocate Incumbent Jumaane Williams is facing Republican Joe Borelli. Williams, the former councilman with a history of police reform activism, is heavily favored. Borelli is a Staten Island councilman, and an outward Trump supporter who is promising to be Mayor de Blasio’s “worst nightmare.” Democratic Borough President Melinda Katz, who won a tough Democratic Primary that required a recount, is also expected win […]

  • 87-year-old cyclist critically injured when struck by vehicle in Brooklyn: police

    MIDWOOD, Brooklyn — The NYPD is on the scene after a cyclist was struck by a vehicle in Brooklyn Wednesday morning, authorities said. According to police, the 87-year-old man on his bike was hit around 10:15 a.m. near the corner of Ocean Parkway and Avenue P, in the Midwood section of Brooklyn. PIX11’s Henry Rosoff was on the scene and reported the cyclist was riding through a crosswalk when he was clipped by a minivan’s side mirror. After being struck, […]

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