Jessica D'Onofrio
Jessica D'Onofrio joined ABC 7, Chicago's Number One news station, as a general assignment reporter in August 2010.

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.

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Hundreds students, parents and teachers from around Illinois converged on Springfield Thursday to urge lawmakers to reform a school funding formula that they say discriminates against the neediest students.
A 49-year-old man who died in an ATV crash in Chicago's Clearing neighborhood was identified. Neighbors say he was one of the best guys on their block.
TSA Administrator Peter Neffenger met with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Senator Dick Durbin and the CEOs of United, American and Southwest airlines Friday to address long security lines at Chicago's airports.
A 45-year-old man from Gary, Indiana, was killed trying to stop armed robbery at a cell phone store in south suburban South Holland.
A man who was found shot to death in a van along northbound I-57 near 111th Street was identified.