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.

Jessica's Stories
Juneteenth 2022 events continue Monday across Chicago
Since it fell on a Sunday, it's being observed Monday across the country.
'He didn't get to live his life': Car recovered, balloon release held for boy killed in hit-and-run
The family of an 11-year-old boy demanding answers after he was killed in a hit-and-run on the city's North Lawndale neighborhood Thursday.
Private security firms to patrol Beverly, Morgan Park and Mt Greenwood, Alderman Matt O'Shea says
Private security guards will begin patrolling commercial strips in Beverly, Morgan Park and Mount Greenwood next week.
Chicago Park District delays opening of neighborhood pools until July amid lifeguard shortage
The opening of outdoor neighborhood pools in Chicago has been delayed amid a shortage of lifeguards.
Weather in Chicago: Severe storm threat possible in northwest suburbs as cooler weathers moves in
Chicago weather was extremely hot again Wednesday amid an Excessive Heat Warning. Now, as cooler weather moves in, so could severe weather.
Weather Chicago: Supercell thunderstorm creates tornado; widespread damage reported, NWS says
A supercell thunderstorm ripped through the Chicago area Monday evening, prompting tornado warnings and leaving damage from the far northwest suburbs to Indiana.
Lakeview shooting: Man says ex's acquaintance shot him, tried to run him over near busy bar area
"People like that should not be carrying anything because I could potentially be dead right now," said shooting victim Jujuan Hicks.
2 suspects at large after Chicago police officer injured in West Englewood shooting
Police sources also told ABC7 that investigators are now looking for a 28-year-old man with a history of gun crimes that they believe shot the officer.
Chicago COVID update: With cases rising, officials urge face mask use over Memorial Day weekend
Chicago area public health officials have urged people to put masks back on in certain situations.
As millions hit the road for Memorial Day 2022, here are best, worst times to travel
Transportation data also show the worst place to drive through in the Chicago area.