Toni started her career in Savannah, Georgia, first as a reporter at WTOC, then with WSAV as weekend co-anchor. She has twice returned to her hometown where she was a reporter for WTLV, and during a second stint reporter weekend co-anchor for WJXT.
She also held two jobs in Norfolk Virginia, delivering morning news while working a second job as Communications Director for the March Of Dimes.
Toni moved farther up the east coast, landing a General Assignment reporter job at WGAL in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. She came to WABC after spending several years at WB 17 in Philadelphia, where she was promoted from weekend anchor-medical reporter to weekday anchor.
Toni has three children, Austyn, Alexis, and Gabriel. She lives in New Jersey, and is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists. Through most of her career, Toni has been involved with the Girl Scouts.
Toni Yates reports from Edgewater.
One man was killed and two others were wounded in what authorities say may have been a botched armed robbery on a northern New Jersey street.
Toni Yates reports on problems with home heating systems in New Jersey during the cold spell.
Very soon, Frankcarlos Castro will be saying so long to the halls of Kennedy High School and will be off to the ivy of Columbia University.
Local, state and federal lawmakers want to send a message: don't reduce rail service between New York City and northern New Jersey.