Kayla Mamelak joined the FOX 5 News team in February 2017. Originally from California, Kayla started her career reporting for an NBC affiliate in Worcester, MA. There, she worked on general assignment stories as well as anchored the evening newscast. Kayla then moved to FiOS1 News in Westchester County, NY where she reported primarily on breaking news. Today, Kayla does general assignment reporting for FOX 5, covering New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Kayla graduated from Boston University with a major in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Sociology.
It's the opposite of what you want to see in the middle of a pandemic. Dozens of unmasked partiers crammed onto an MTA bus in Maspeth, Queens while smoking, dancing and ignoring social distancing rules. The MTA is now trying to track down the culprits behind the pop-up party.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza have laid out new protocols for handling any possible confirmed coronavirus cases in schools this upcoming year.
To say Lara Prychodko was in good spirits the afternoon of July 10, 2018 would be an understatement.
Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted the Jewish community in Williamsburg following a large turnout for a rabbi's funeral during the coronavirus pandemic.
In a move that could upend New York City’s rental market, New York state regulators have decided tenants are no longer on the hook for broker fees.
At Golightly, all properties are owned or managed exclusively by women.
New York City got off to a violent start in 2020. New NYPD data shows a concerning spike in serious crimes this year, something department officials attribute to the state’s new bail reform laws.
It’s a gruesome case that’s been cold for nearly a decade. Now, investigators believe they’re inching closer to the truth.
A man crossing the street in Manhattan was struck and killed early Friday morning.
At least four Rikers Island correction officers failed to act for seven minutes as an 18-year-old detainee tried to hang himself in a holding pen.