Gwynne Hogan

Reporter/Producer, WNYC News

Gwynne Hogan is a reporter/producer for WNYC News. 

Gwynne Hogan appears in the following:

Simchat Torah Begins In Borough Park With Large Crowds and Few Masks, Despite State Orders

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Governor Andrew Cuomo's recent executive order capped religious gatherings at 10 people to stop the spread of COVID-19. It went largely unheeded.


Judge Declines to Block Cap on Religious Gatherings in NY's COVID-19 Hotspots

Friday, October 09, 2020

A federal judge refused to block Governor Cuomo's Executive Order that temporarily restricts the size of religious gatherings in coronavirus hotspots.


City Beefs Up Capacity to Enforce New COVID-19 Restrictions In Targeted Neighborhoods

Thursday, October 08, 2020

The city must enforce the state's new rules, which apply to areas with surging infection rates. But what if communities resist?


Pushback From Orthodox Leaders As Shutdown In Brooklyn and Queens Looms

Wednesday, October 07, 2020

Some Orthodox leaders are pushing back against the looming restrictions, while other members of the community are worried about the spike in COVID-19 infections.


Uneven Communication And Belief The Worst Was Over Allowed COVID To Creep Back in Orthodox Jewish Communities

Thursday, October 01, 2020

Some counties and New York and New Jersey are seeing an uptick in COVID-19 cases. Some see it as result of uneven communication — and people letting down their guards.

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NYC Health Dept: 9 Zip Codes Have Surpassed 3 Percent COVID Infection Rate

Monday, September 28, 2020

Nine city zip codes now have infection rates greater than 3 percent. And three additional neighborhoods are nearing that threshold.


Protesters Decry NYPD Escalation Following Largest Mass Arrest Since June

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Eight-six people were arrested on Saturday, the most in a single day since the mayor lifted the curfew in early June.


Justice Ginsburg's Hometown Residents Mourn Her Passing

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Brooklyn residents who live near Ginsburg's childhood home and are members of her childhood synagogue, mourned the her passing and and her impact on the nation and the neighborhood.


NYPD Halts Training Program Meant to Help Police De-Escalate Encounters With People in Mental Health Crisis

Friday, September 18, 2020

Confrontations with the seriously mentally ill are a challenging part of police work and have plagued the NYPD for decades.


Following Protests, NYC Halts Plan To Shuffle Around 900 People In Homeless Shelters

Monday, September 14, 2020

The plan was put in place after a sudden decision from Mayor Bill de Blasio to shut down an Upper West Side hotel, amid backlash from some residents.


Midtown Shelter Residents Face Displacement Due To De Blasio’s UWS Eviction

Friday, September 11, 2020

WNYC's Gwynne Hogan was outside one shelter in Midtown that will be impacted by the reshuffling of residents.


Pro-Trump Counterprotester: People In Car That Drove Through Times Square BLM March Were Released Without Charges

Friday, September 04, 2020

The car plowed through a crowd of BLM marchers in Times Square, causing chaos Thursday night.


Driver Plows Into Black Lives Matter Protesters In Times Square

Friday, September 04, 2020

Protesters were rattled and had cuts and scrapes from having to jump out of the way of the car. 


46 Percent Increase in Murders This Summer Compared to Last Summer, NYPD Stats Show

Wednesday, September 02, 2020

NYPD statistics show there was a 46 percent increase in murders this summer, and more shootings than the prior two summers combined. 


Young Protesters At The March On Washington Say It Links Them To Their Elders

Friday, August 28, 2020

New Yorkers traveled to Washington, D.C. to mark the 57th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s March for Jobs and Freedom.


First Statue of Historical Women Unveiled In Central Park

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Sojourner Truth, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, and Susan B. Anthony are now depicted in bronze on the Literary Walk.


Three Fatal Shootings On One Flatbush Street

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

“What’s happening right now is not human," said one man whose best friend was recently fatally shot. "All these killings on one strip of one block.”

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Men Incarcerated At Cuomo’s Prison Nursing Home: 'It’s Like They Sent Us To Just Fade Away And Die'

Sunday, August 23, 2020

Around 100 men from downstate prisons were sent by the State Corrections Department to the Adirondack Correctional Facility. 


Metro Postal Workers Relieved, As Trump's Postmaster General Walks Back Service Cuts

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

The announcement came amid a growing outcry over what Democrats said was a deliberate effort to undermine the November general election.


10 Days After Storm, City Says A Quarter of Fallen Trees Still Litter Sidewalks and Roadways

Thursday, August 13, 2020

The Parks Department says it's responding to nearly 10,000 service requests for fallen trees, limbs, or hanging branches.