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Katie Corrado is a general assignment reporter for PIX11 News. 

Corrado most recently worked at FOX 61, Tribune’s sister station in Hartford, Conn., as the station’s weekend evening anchor and a reporter for four years.

Her investigative reporting uncovered corrupt practices in the New London police department. She successfully fought the chief of police at the state’s Freedom of Information tribunal for access to records. She also investigated abuse allegations at a nursing home, which led to new procedures to protect patients.

She began her TV career in Syracuse, New York, where she worked as the weekend anchor and a multimedia journalist at NBC3/CBS5 doing everything from producing her own shows to shooting her own video. While in Syracuse, Corrado reported live from New York City for the dedication of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.

Corrado graduated cum laude from Fordham University where she was awarded the prestigious Edward A. Walsh Scholarship. She managed Fordham’s television station. While still in college, the New York State Associated Press Broadcaster’s Association twice recognized her work.

She is an active member of New York Women in Communications and a three-time recipient of its competitive scholarships.

Corrado was born and raised in Cedar Grove, New Jersey, and now calls New York City home.

Recent Articles
  • NJ city votes to suspend e-scooter service after teen’s death

    ELIZABETH, N.J. — The New Jersey city of Elizabeth’s council has voted unanimously to suspend its e-scooter program with Lime after the death of a 16-year-old rider. Residents and friends of Nelson Miranda-Gomez, were in attendance at the council meeting and the vote. Miranda-Gomez, 16, died while riding one of the dozens of electric scooters the city of Elizabeth is leasing from Lime Micromobility. The Lime scooter collided with a tow truck at the intersection. “We’re disappointed that the Elizabeth […]

  • Water main break sends geyser of water spouting through Tenafly street

    TENAFLY, N.J. — Crews are working to repair a major water main break in New Jersey, impacting the Friday morning commute. The two-foot water main break was reported on County Road between Hillside Avenue and Jay Street in Tenafly Thursday night. Video shows a geyser of water gushing through the street as bystanders recorded the incident.  SUEZ emergency crews have been on scene pumping water out of the break area and cleaning up the mud. Tenafly police have also been […]

  • E-scooter rider struck and killed by tow truck in NJ

    ELIZABETH, N.J. — Just a few weeks after a New Jersey town introduced the Lime electric scooter, a teen riding one of them was struck and killed by a tow truck Wednesday night, friends of the victim told PIX11. It happened at the intersection of Elizabeth Avenue and South Spring Street.  Video shows the Lime scooter tossed onto the sidewalk.  The tow truck remained at the scene. The circumstances leading to the incident were not immediately known. A Lime spokesperson […]

  • New plan for livery cab drivers to demand fares upfront

    NEW YORK — The New York City taxi federation unveiled a plan that would change the way you pay for your ride. The New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers has suggested that drivers collect their fare upfront before the ride begins. It’s called Operation Pay and Ride, and it’s meant to stop fare evaders who flee the cab without paying. The NYSFTD estimates between 20 and 30% of all livery rides goes unpaid. The initiative also hopes to help […]

  • Firefighter injured in 3-alarm Bronx fire: officials

    LONGWOOD, The Bronx — At least two people were injured, including a firefighter, in a three-alarm blaze in the Bronx Monday night, according to the FDNY. The fire took place in a three-story, occupied building on Rogers Place near Westchester Avenue. Fire officials got the call at about 8:30 p.m. and it rose to three alarms by 8:45 p.m. The fire had spread to three buildings by 9 p.m., as all firefighters were pulled out and started fighting from the […]

  • World Cup winner, USWNT star Allie Long talks pay equity with PIX11

    U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team midfielder Allie Long has had a whirlwind year: she helped lead her team to a World Cup Win in July, and is now in the midst of fighting for pay equity. On Friday, a federal judge granted the team class-action status in its equal pay lawsuit. Members of the team sued the U.S. Soccer Federation in March over allegations of gender discrimination. The women’s players say they have been consistently been paid less than their […]

  • Families displaced when ‘suspicious’ fire tears through multiple Jersey City homes, 2 police officers injured

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. — At least two police officers were injured and over a dozen people were displaced when a three-alarm fire ripped through four houses in a New Jersey neighborhood early Wednesday, according to authorities. The initial call for the blaze came in around 4:45 a.m. for flames at a house on Neptune Avenue, near John F. Kennedy Blvd. in Jersey City, officials on the scene said. Police arrived on the scene first and tried to evacuate residents from […]

  • NYPD investigating Brooklyn egg attacks as potential anti-Semitic hate crimes: police

    BOROUGH PARK, Brooklyn — Police are investigating a string of egg attacks in Brooklyn over the weekend as possible anti-Semitic hate crimes, the NYPD said Monday. On Saturday around 6:15 p.m., a group of people threw eggs at a synagogue on Dahill Road, near 37th Street, in Borough Park, according to police. No person was hit in the incident, but the group, who threw the eggs from the street, managed to hit a wall inside the synagogue, authorities said. Shomrim […]

  • Fire breaks out at Brooklyn warehouse

    GREENPOINT, Brooklyn — Crews are on scene after a fire broke out at a warehouse in Brooklyn early Friday. Authorities responded to the vicinity of Van Dam Street and Nassau Avenue in Greenpoint just before 2:30 a.m. and arrived to find thick, heavy smoke coming out of the one-story warehouse. A “quick deterioration” of the roof forced firefighters to battle the blaze from outside the building, a fire chief on scene said. Fire officials say the flames are now out, […]

  • Cat-killing mystery: Stray cats found poisoned in Astoria

    ASTORIA, Queens — Residents in a Queens neighborhood say that someone is poisoning stray cats. Several cats have been found poisoned in the vicinity of Ditmars Boulevard and 37th Street in Astoria, according to the Alliance of Guardian Angels. Now, the local community is searching for the person or people responsible. Guardian Angels volunteers are assisting in posting and passing out fliers to Astoria residents in hopes of finding out who is responsible. “This cat killer is a menace to […]

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