James Fanelli's byline has appeared in nearly all the city's tabloids.
Before joining DNAinfo, he spent two years at the Daily News, first as a general assignment reporter and then as an assistant city editor overseeing the courts and transit beats.
Before the News, he worked for four years at the New York Post as a Sunday enterprise reporter. He's also worked as an editor at amNewYork and the Queens Courier and has freelanced for Newsday.
He grew up in Long Island and graduated from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism and Holy Cross College.
June 30, 2015
Officer Joshua Vincek issued 1,249 tickets to cyclists on the Upper West Side in the last three years.
June 25, 2015
The boy was injured when he crashed his sled into a bale of hay at the foot of a hill.
June 22, 2015
Trump plans on building an 18,455-square-foot clubhouse, up from 12,000 square feet.
June 17, 2015
The co-op board defended its decision to require dogs to take DNA tests if their breeds are unclear.
June 16, 2015
The co-op board wants dog-owning residents to prove their pet's pedigree to weed out unwanted breeds.
June 12, 2015
Rona Maurer is accused of keeping mum on her apartment sale so as not to pay her stepchild her cut.
June 10, 2015
Someone in the Slope got scared about a snake on a stoop.
The Law Department chose Jay Eisenhofer's firm three months after he gave $20,000 to mayor's nonprofit.