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
Security guard killed in Gary bank robbery honored at White Sox game
Despite their grief, the family of a bank security guard killed during a robbery in Gary still attended the White Sox game Monday night to remember him.
Chicago, Illinois enter full reopening with nearly all COVID restrictions lifted
Chicago is now the largest city in the country to fully reopen.
Chicago, Illinois set to fully reopen Friday as festivals, event plans emerge
On the eve of Illinois' full reopening, details on festivals and even a parade are emerging.
West Suburban Community Pantry reopens doors for families in need with help from Amazon Fresh
The West Suburban Community Pantry reopened its doors for in-person shoppers Wednesday morning thanks to a new partnership with Amazon Fresh.
Gresham shooting leaves 2 hurt, leads to SWAT response; suspect at large, Chicago police say
A SWAT situation continued throughout the early morning hours Wednesday in Chicago's South Side Gresham neighborhood, but the suspect managed to evade officers and escape.
New grocery store concept Dom's Kitchen and Market opens in Lincoln Park
A new kind of grocery store called Dom's Kitchen and Market opened in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood Tuesday.
Cicero shooting: Uber driver shot, killed in attempted robbery ID'd as NW Indiana father of 3
The Uber driver who was shot and killed during an attempted robbery in Cicero was identified by police as a 38-year-old father of three from northwest Indiana.
Chicago Archdiocese breathes new life into Little Village Catholic school
On Wednesday morning, the community celebrated the re-birth of a Catholic school in the Little Village neighborhood.
High-speed Lake Shore Drive crash injures 3, kills 1 near Monroe, Chicago police say
Three people were hurt and one was killed in a high-speed Lake Shore Drive crash early Wednesday, Chicago police said.
Chicago area holds parades, ceremonies to observe Memorial Day
The Chicago area is marking Memorial Day with a number of events, with observances re-fashioned because of the COVID-19 pandemic.