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Adam Nichols

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Adam Nichols is a Senior Editor at DNAinfo.

Adam is a veteran of New York’s tabloid world, coming to DNAinfo after two years as a senior writer at the New York Post. Before that, he spent five years as a staff writer at the Daily News. In that time, he’s covered news in virtually every New York City neighborhood - not bad for a guy who grew up in northeast England.

Adam first came to New York in 2003, tempted over by the chance to cover news in a country that’s bigger, bolder and, let’s face it, crazier than England. He started covering the U.S. for several British papers, a job in which he spent as much time aboard planes traveling to every corner of the country as he did reporting.

Adam studied politics and English at Strathclyde University, in Scotland, and is a graduate of England’s National Council for the Training of Journalists.

He has worked as a political correspondent, an environmental reporter and a news editor at several newspapers in England.

Adam also taught an undergraduate course in Hyperlocal Journalism at Seton Hall University.

Fun Fact: Despite living in New York for several years, Adam still mentally converts dollars into pounds sterling when shopping.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

January 24, 2017

DNAinfo's interactive 3-D map lets you see what construction will do to every neighborhood's skyline.

Midtown & Theater District »

January 23, 2017

City officials estimated more than 400,000 people packed into New York City in a show of solidarity.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

May 2, 2016

The Serbian Orthodox Cathedral on West 25th St. was badly damaged Sunday, the FDNY said.

Downtown »

January 3, 2014

The city announced all public schools would be closed Friday.

St. George & Port Richmond »

February 13, 2013

The city is inviting applications for its Community Education Councils.

Astoria & Long Island City »

October 26, 2012

Two female entrepreneurs describe how they filled a gap in the Astoria market.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

October 18, 2012

Tech startups tell why New York City is a great base.