Kerry Nolan anchors the morning newscasts on WQXR. She came to WNYC in 1993 and has been local host for Weekend All Things Considered and Weekend Edition Saturday and Sunday. She has filled in as guest host on WNYC produced programs including The Brian Lehrer Show, The Leonard Lopate Show, Soundcheck and On the Media.
She also spent many late nights filing breaking news stories for NPR. In 2005, Kerry left WNYC to host a lifestyle talk show for the Martha Stewart channel on Sirius/XM, but returned to her radio news roots in 2008. Her radio career began in Boston as producer and voice talent at the legendary rock station WBCN. She lives on the Jersey shore with her husband and son.
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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
In her new graphic novel, Indian-American author Mira Jacobs captures conversations with her son about growing up brown in New York City.
Friday, May 10, 2019
Top NYPD brass ordered the DNA swabbing of 360 black and Latino men during their search for the killer of a Howard Beach jogger. Now some are sharing their stories.
Monday, May 06, 2019
In this week's look ahead: NYC's mayor celebrates a birthday — and eyes a presidential run. Ride share drivers hold a work stoppage. And Albany looks at specialized high schools.
Monday, September 03, 2018
The 2018 U.S. Open is underway in Queens.
Monday, August 27, 2018
New documents suggest the former Christie appointed schools chief wanted to spend money on a "victory lap" to promote his tenure.
Friday, July 20, 2018
With summer produce season in full swing, we went digging for some new standouts, and honed in on fairy tale eggplant and Japanese peppers with pizzazz.
Friday, June 29, 2018
With the midterms in full swing, WNYC is partnering with ProPublica to collect political ads in your Facebook newsfeed, add them to a public database and analyze how they're used.
Monday, September 04, 2017
WNYC is taking a closer look at contested City Council races that could have implications citywide. Here's how the race looks in District 8.
Friday, September 01, 2017
WNYC is taking a closer look at contested city council races that could have implications citywide. Here's how the race looks in District 6.
Thursday, August 31, 2017
WNYC is taking a closer look at contested city council races that could have implications citywide. Here's how the race looks in District 35.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
WNYC is taking a closer look at some of the most competitive City Council races in partnership with City Limits and Gotham Gazette.
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
WNYC is taking a closer look at contested city council races that could have implications citywide. Here's how the race looks in District 2.
Monday, July 31, 2017
In the 15 years that Essure has been on the market, thousands of women have reported serious side effects from the device.
Friday, July 28, 2017
We've been asking listeners to share their comments, questions and concerns about the MTA with us. Inside: answers about countdown clocks, dirty stations, and signal repairs.
Friday, July 28, 2017
The Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act failed in dramatic fashion early Friday morning — in part because Sen. Chuck Schumer convinced Democrats to stick together.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Hospice chaplain Kerry Egan discusses her book, "On Living."
Thursday, May 12, 2016
Ok, it's not THAT Alexander Hamilton. But in 1956, a descendant of the founding father joined the station to talk about immigration.
Monday, May 09, 2016
Alexei Ratmansky gets a mini-retrospective with productions of "Sleeping Beauty," a premiere of "The Golden Cockerel" and brand new work set to music by Leonard Bernstein.
Friday, May 06, 2016
The show inserts the "ugh" into all the "aah's" of art history and mingles humor with actual attempts at beauty.
Friday, August 07, 2015
Sen. Schumer has been described as the most influential Jewish politician in Congress, but that doesn't mean his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal will jeopardize it.