Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz covers business for WNYC and is the host of "The Season."

He was born and raised in Manhattan and lives in Brooklyn. He attended Stuyvesant High School and Wesleyan University, and has also worked as a producer at WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show, a producer at NPR's All Things Considered, a reporter at Radio MultiKulti (sadly now defunct) in Berlin, Germany, and Radio Prague, in the Czech Republic.


Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

Reporters Talk About the Firing of NYPR Hosts Leonard Lopate and Jonathan Schwartz

Friday, December 22, 2017

Longtime NYPR hosts Leonard Lopate and Jonathan Schwartz have been fired for violating “standards for providing an inclusive, appropriate and respectful work environment.”

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New York Public Radio Fires Hosts Lopate and Schwartz

Thursday, December 21, 2017

A WNYC News investigation finds complaints to management about the two longtime hosts go back years.

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Seeya, Trump. Hello, Dominick.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

A troubled Trump property re-brands

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New York Public Radio Board Meets Amid Harassment Crisis

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Laura Walker, President and CEO, will present her plan to restore trust with listeners and supporters.

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Lopate, Schwartz Suspended From WNYC

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Longtime hosts Leonard Lopate and Jonathan Schwartz were placed on immediate leave pending an investigation into accusations of inappropriate conduct.

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A Reckoning in Our Own House

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

A deeper look at the allegations facing the former host of The Takeaway, John Hockenberry. 

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Harassment and Bullying Allegations Rock WNYC After Departure of Celebrated Host

Monday, December 04, 2017

John Hockenberry, the longtime host of The Takeaway, is accused of harassment, including inappropriate sexual behavior. A WNYC News investigation takes a deeper look.

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John Hockenberry and Our #MeToo Moment

Monday, December 04, 2017

Journalist Suki Kim and WNYC reporter Ilya Marritz discuss the sexual misconduct allegations against John Hockenberry, the former host of The Takeaway. 

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Trump SoHo Hotel Ditches the Name 'Trump'

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The Trump SoHo has been hemorrhaging business since Trump announced his presidential campaign.

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The Incredible Shrinking Trump Organization

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

A new report suggests the Trump Organization has been puffing up its revenues.

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Another Class Action Renter Suit Against Kushner Companies

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

A group of tenants in Brooklyn claim Kushner Companies deliberately and knowingly overcharged them on rent.


Decision Time for NY and NJ Republicans on Tax Plan

Sunday, November 12, 2017

The House's proposed tax overhaul will hurt some New Yorkers and New Jerseyans. Will their Republican representatives support it?


De Blasio’s New York: Still Unequal, But Arguably More Affordable

Friday, November 03, 2017

By some commonly used statistical measures, Mayor de Blasio has failed to fix the city's income inequality problem. But rent freezes and pre-k add up, if not in the ways you might think.

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Manafort Indictment: Four Things We Learned and One More Question

Monday, October 30, 2017

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment of Paul Manafort for money-laundering puts two New York City properties front and center. A third is mentioned only obliquely.


Strange But True: Columbia Football Is Tied for First in the Ivy League

Friday, October 27, 2017

A football team that's famous for losing can't seem to stop winning this season.

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Artist Ai Weiwei's Latest Show: 'Good Fences Make Good Neighbors'

Monday, October 16, 2017

The artist Ai Weiwei is taking over New York City — 300 site specific installations will be on display all over the city through February.


What To Do About Guns? NJ Governor Candidates Disagree

Monday, October 16, 2017

The Las Vegas massacre has spurred talk of firearms regulation in New Jersey, a state that already has some of the nation's strictest gun laws.

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Ai Weiwei’s New Canvas: The Streets Of New York

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The Chinese dissident artist tries to focus attention on the refugee crisis.


Episode 13: How Ivanka Trump And Donald Trump, Jr., Avoided a Criminal Indictment

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

WNYC, ProPublica and The New Yorker investigate how the Trump family avoided criminal charges in a probe related to the Trump Soho.

Congressmen Demand White House Revoke Ivanka Trump Security Clearance

Thursday, October 05, 2017

A WNYC investigation prompts a letter to the White House.

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