Brenda Flanagan
Brenda Flanagan
Senior Correspondent

A New Jersey transplant circa 1979, (from New Orleans, via Maine) Brenda Flanagan has won four Emmys for work including an undercover investigative series on racial profiling, consumer safety stories and team coverage for “Miracle on the Hudson: Flight 1549,” among many other awards. She began her career in TV journalism at New Jersey Network, and moved to WWOR-TV, where she established the station’s Trenton Bureau and anchored public affairs programs. Flanagan covered the New Jersey legislature and governor’s office (five governors) and national political conventions, and has reported on mainstream New Jersey issues.

Posts by: Brenda Flanagan

Is Newark ready for 23,000 VMA-goers?
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Is Newark ready for 23,000 VMA-goers?

Brenda Flanagan | Aug 23, 2019

Crews began preparations Friday for MTV’s Video Music Awards at Newark's Prudential Center, where more than 20,000 people will storm into the city on Monday.

Bias incidents are on the rise in New Jersey
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Bias incidents are on the rise in New Jersey

Brenda Flanagan | Aug 7, 2019

The latest bias survey documents show “a rising tide of hate” at New Jersey schools and universities and finds among those arrested for hate incidents, almost half are minors, mostly white and ...