She reports for ABC7's Morning Show and has covered a wide range of stories including the Chicago teacher's strike in 2012, the NATO Summit and the Drew Peterson trial.
D'Onofrio came to ABC 7 Chicago from CBS affiliate WKMG-TV in Orlando, Florida, where she reported for the station's 11 pm newscast and served as a fill-in anchor. Her exclusive reporting and insider's knowledge on the Casey Anthony story led to national appearances on the CBS Early Show, CNN, The Nancy Grace Show and Larry King.
D'Onofrio also worked in Indianapolis at FOX affiliate WXIN-TV where she was both a reporter and fill-in anchor from 2003-2005. Prior to that, she spent two years as a bureau chief and fill-in anchor for WHOI-TV in Peoria-Bloomington-Normal in Central Illinois.
A native Chicagoan, D'Onofrio attended high school at the Latin School of Chicago. She's a graduate of the University of Michigan and has a master's degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.
When not working, she enjoys catching a Zumba class, cooking and spending time with family.
She is married and lives downtown.
Patrick Kane, of the Chicago Blackhawks, is the subject of a rape investigation in Hamburg, New York, according to a published report. He has not been charged.
More than 30 cities across the country, including Chicago, were represented in Washington D.C. Monday at a summit aimed at tackling the gun violence epidemic in America.
Police are looking for the person who abandoned a dog on the side of the road in south suburban Palos Park overnight.
Barbara Byington was driving on the Reagan Tollway when her car caught fire. A Good Samaritan stopped and rescued her from the burning car.
More street closings took effect Wednesday as Chicago gets ready to host the three-day Lollapalooza music festival that begins Friday in Grant Park.