WNBC Morning Anchor Darlene Rodriguez Honored for Westchester’s Hispanic Heritage Month


By Jerry Barmash Comment

WNBC/Channel 4 morning anchor Darlene Rodriguez is being recognized for her leadership within the Hispanic community as a broadcast journalist. As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, Rodriguez is being honored by the Westchester County Board of Legislators.

The free event is Monday, September 19th at 6 p.m. at the Michaelian Office Building in White Plains.

Since joining WNBC, Rodriguez has covered an array of news stories for which she was given a New York City Proclamation and a Latina Excellence Award by Hispanic magazine in 2000. She is also the recipient of the 1998 Silurian Award for Best Spot News Coverage for her report on a Queens subway crash.

Rodriguez co-anchors the award-winning Today in New York newscast with Michael Gargiulo, weekday mornings from 4:30 to 7 a.m.