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WWE Superstar John Cena grants historic 500th wish for Make-A-Wish Foundation

  NEW YORK — “You never give up, you pick yourself up, you brush yourself off, you push forward, you move on, you adapt – that’s what I believe!” WWE Superstar John Cena once said in a now-legendary speech in the WWE ring in 2009. It’s a message Cena would through out his career and […]

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Pint-sized ballerinas put on big show despite disabilities

  FAIR LAWN, N.J. — When it comes to being graceful, your average swan has nothing on these girls. They’re students from the Children’s Therapy Center in Fair Lawn, New Jersey and they’re getting ready for the most exciting day of the year — their annual ballet recital. The pint-sized dancers who have a wide range […]

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NJ man takes terminally ill dog on ‘bucket list adventure’ across country

JERSEY CITY (PIX11) — If you thought bucket lists were reserved for only humans, you clearly never met Poh the dog. The 15-year-old pup recently hit the road with his owner Thomas Neil Rodriguez on a cross-country adventure after getting the unfortunate news that the end was near. “We found out he had multiple tumors […]

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Deserving teens facing obstacles treated to ‘Dream’ prom at Madison Square Garden

  NEW YORK — Like all high school teenagers, the journey to prom starts with plenty of excitement and anticipation. However for a group of local teens, that journey is just a little bit more special. The group – made up of 100 teens from across the NYC metro area – are headed to the […]

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Adventurer Sarah Outen takes no prisoners in her historic global voyage

NEW YORK (TRP) — At just 29, Sarah Outen has clocked in enough hours in transit that would rival a seasoned pilot. The big difference, she’s on a self-powered expedition. The British adventurer has rowed, cycled and kayaked across the planet and she is set to become the first woman to complete the historic feat […]

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New service lets you eulogize loved ones – while they’re still alive

  BROOKLYN (TRP) – It’s billed as the “most meaningful gift on earth” and will leave just about anyone feeling special. A new service called Tribute allows users to literally pay tribute to the people in their lives, letting friends and family record short videos which is then condensed and presented to the recipient on […]

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Dog shot in the face by NYPD cop while protecting owner gets AMAZING happy ending

  NEW YORK (TRP) – It’s the video that’s hard to watch for just about anyone. On August 13, 2012, a pit bull named Star was left scrambling after its owner, a homeless man, suffered a seizure on an East Village sidewalk. Confused, the pit lunged at an NYPD officer and was shot in the […]

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Singing janitor with AMAZING voice turns to YouTube to launch career

  HARLEM (PIX11) – A thunderous voice regularly fills the stairwell inside a Harlem apartment building. They’re powerhouse singing chops that can’t be denied and they belong to janitor John Maldonado. The Brooklyn man, who has cleaned floors and taken out trash for nearly a decade at the Lenox Avenue residential building, recently surfaced on […]

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Pint-size rappers, powerhouse singers prep for Radio City Music Hall debut

  NEW YORK (TRP) – Performing at New York’s iconic Radio City Music Hall is a dream many musicians have, and a very special group of local students are getting that very chance. From as young as 6 to 18 years old – the talent is raw and in the process of getting ready for […]

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Group on a mission to make NYC nicer, less douchey

  BROOKLYN (TRP) – “Spread more smiles out there, people!” urges Brooklyn man Patrick Fromuth, saying a smile can really change someone’s day. What seems like a simple request, can be quite the tall order for the average New Yorker. But for Fromuth and his group, it’s just one part of spreading the word of […]

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