Irene Plagianos

Reporter/Producer @IrenePlagianos iplagianos@dnainfo.com

Irene is a reporter/producer covering Manhattan Courts for DNAinfo.com New York.

Prior to joining the DNAinfo team, Irene was reporter for The American Lawyer magazine, where she covered complex litigation, corporate deals, the business of law and legal trends.

She's also worked as metro reporter for the New York Post and The Journal News. Feature stories she's written have appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Philadelphia Inquirer and other publications.

Irene has a B.A. in history from Columbia University, as well as a master's degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
She grew up in the suburbs of New York, and has lived on Upper West Side for more than five years.

Fun Fact: Irene has spent at least part of most summers in a small Greek village outside of Sparta called Potamia that has more goats than people — it's also her dad's hometown.

Downtown »

September 26, 2014

Peek Into More Than 20 Lower Manhattan Artists' Studios This Weekend

Peruse art studios downtown, including on Governors Island, through the weekend-long event.

Downtown »

September 26, 2014

PHOTOS: Get a Glimpse Inside TriBeCa's Fanciest Lofts

The annual tour raises funds for local group Friends of Duane Park.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

September 26, 2014

Why Some New Yorkers Are Dumping Online Dating

Headlines might herald the popularity of online dating, but there are many who prefer to stay offline.

Downtown »

September 24, 2014

Tickets On Sale Now For Seaport's Foodie Fundraiser For Local Schools

The Taste of the Seaport returns to Front Street on Oct. 18 with a host of outdoor food vendors.

Downtown »

September 23, 2014

Never-Before-Seen Images of Rock Legends On Display at TriBeCa Exhibit

Mick Rock's images of icons ranging from David Bowie to Pharrell are on view at the Sumo Gallery.

Downtown »

September 22, 2014

100 Arrested After 'Flood Wall Street' Marchers Clash with Police

Protesters were arrested in the march on Wall Street Monday, according to the NYPD.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

September 19, 2014

14 Subway Lines Face Service Changes This Weekend

The 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, E, F, G, J, N, Q and S trains will all be disrupted this weekend.

Downtown »

September 19, 2014

Grill Your Own Korean Food and Sing Karaoke at Bar Opening in TriBeCa

Andy Lau, an owner of FiDi's Bonchon Chicken and Mike's Noodle House, is opening Gunbae in March.