Aidan Gardiner

Reporter/Producer @aidangardiner aidan.gardiner@dnainfo.com

Aidan Gardiner is a Reporter/Producer covering breaking news.
 
Before joining DNAinfo, Aidan interned for the New York Times' Cityroom blog and freelanced for The Villager and Queens Chronicle.  
 
He majored in urban studies at The New School, but fell in with the student newspaper crowd and never escaped. He went on to study journalism at Columbia. Later, he returned to The New School to teach a freshman class about journalism and New York history.
 
Aidan grew up in San Francisco's Castro district, across from a bar called The Men's Room and down the street from another called Moby Dick. He now lives in Astoria.
 
Fun fact: Aidan once danced on stage to "Smooth" during a Santana concert. There will never be a repeat performance.
 

Midtown & Theater District »

August 22, 2014

Girl Injures Hand in Midtown Paper Shredder, FDNY Says

The incident happened inside 488 Madison Ave. Friday morning, officials said.

South Bronx »

August 22, 2014

VIDEO: Shopkeeper Takes Gun From Masked Thief and Tries to Chase Him Down

Ali Muhammad Hamissou slugged a gun-toting thief who was robbing his shop, he said.

Fort Greene and DUMBO »

August 22, 2014

Man Fatally Shot in the Head at the Farragut Houses, Police Say

A man was killed in the lobby of a Vinegar Hill apartment building, police said.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

August 22, 2014

Man With Puncture Wound to His Head is Pulled From Hudson River, Police Say

A man's body was found off Pier 51 in the Meatpacking District, police said.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

August 21, 2014

Central Park Mugger Puts Victims in Chokeholds, Police Say

The thief robbed two men in the same area of Central Park, police said.

St. George & Port Richmond »

August 21, 2014

Father and Teen Son Shot in Mariners Harbor, Police Say

A father was shot in the torso and his son in the shoulder, police said.

Bedford-Stuyvesant »

August 20, 2014

Man Fatally Shot in the Head Just Steps from Bed-Stuy Home, Police Say

Senecca McCullough, 35, was shot and killed inside 456 Quincy St., police said.

South Jamaica, Springfield Gardens & Rosedale »

August 20, 2014

Man Shoots Father to Death in Jamaica, Police Say

Anthony Guyton killed his father Langley Bruce in South Jamaica, police said.