Anthony Johnson is a reporter for Eyewitness News on Channel 7 WABC-TV in New York City.

The Gator Shuttle: Rising to New Heights — The 5th graders at Isenberg Elementary School in Salisbury, NC launched a weather balloon to space. Watch the amazing journey!

Attorney for Sayreville High School football player charged speaks out — The attorney representing one of the young defendants in the Sayreville High School football team hazing and sex assault scandal is speaking about her client exclusively to Eyewitness News. While the victims deal with all this, the attorney says her client is in a kind of social isolation chamber: not at school, no contact with friends.

Gov. Christie speaks out on Sayreville hazing allegations — Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday expressed outrage at allegations of hazing and intimidation surrounding a central New Jersey high school's football team, calling accounts of the conduct "extraordinarily disturbing" and "a nightmare" for parents. Authorities continue to investigate the behavior at Sayreville War Memorial High School that prompted the schools' superintendent to cancel the rest of the season's games.

Westbound traffic on Route 4 in Paramus resumes after attempted robbery leaves 1 dead — One man is dead and three others are in custody after an attempted robbery on Route 4 earlier Wednesday morning. According to the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office, four people tried to rob a T-Mobile store on Route 4.

Service on 2 PATH train lines suspended indefinitely after fire — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says PATH trains from Hoboken and Jersey City to New York will remain suspended through the evening commute due to smoke conditions. There is no train service on the Journal Square-33rd Street and Hoboken-33rd Street lines, and officials have no timetable for when they will be put back into operation.

New Jersey man cleans roadside, reunites owners with lost items — A New Jersey man is a modern day road warrior whose work goes on quietly. The 56-year-old man is making difference by cleaning the roads for free and finding lost items to reunite them with their owners. Benny Gonzalez is preparing for his personal labor of love, gearing up for another evening of keeping highway access roads clean and litter free.

Rant by mayor's aide ignites debate about trash in Jersey City — A profanity-laced rant by a member of the mayor's team in Jersey City was caught on camera. The two-minute tirade first appeared on Facebook and has an entire community talking. The research assistant from Mayor Steve Fulop's office was caught yelling about the garbage outside her home in Jersey City.

Police hunting suspect who sprays, then robs women in New Jersey — Police in New Jersey are searching for a man suspected in a string of attacks on women. He may have already struck four times in Freehold Township and nearby Colts Neck. In each case, he sprays something in the face of his victims before robbing them.

VIDEO: Man drowns trying to save young boy in Yonkers — Anthony Johnson reports on a family tragedy in Yonkers

Man drowns trying to save young child in Hudson River — A man was pulled from the Hudson River in Yonkers after he drowned trying to save a young child. Authorities say the man was one of several people who jumped in the River at JFK Marina Sunday night. The victim's body was found after a two-hour search.
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Oct 19, 2014

Dressed for the occasion. Walking to fight against breast cancer. JC gearing up.

Oct 18, 2014

Another beautiful fall morning and my daughter is captivated by nature,

Oct 13, 2014

No ones buying Eli jersey today. Wonder if it has to do with getting skunked in Philly.

Oct 12, 2014

@charleswhite816 @ABC7NY That part of investigation is next. 1st step take care of victims and go after alleged perps.

Oct 12, 2014

Sayreville rally preparation underway after seven football players arrested for hazing incident.

Oct 09, 2014

@morrisc25b Good Afternoon Morris. That day is coming. I'll be in your neck of woods soon.

Oct 07, 2014

Still Wanted in the death of a 14 year old girl in Paterson, NJ. Six others have been arrested,

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