Miguel Amaya
Miguel Amaya is a community journalist for ABC7NY, covering stories in New Jersey.

Miguel came to Channel 7 from CNN in Washington, D.C., where he was a desk assistant and produced The Daily DC podcast. Prior to that, Miguel was a Video Journalist Fellow at BBC, where he traveled to the U.S.-Mexico border and reported on immigration stories.

Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Miguel graduated from the University of Miami with a bachelor's degree in Political Science and a master's degree in International Administration. Miguel later graduated from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism.

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NJ fiber artists knit and crochet for charitable causes
NJ Fiberworks, a group of fiber artists in Metuchen, New Jersey founded back in 2013, has been warming the hearts of their community and the less fortunate one garment at a time.
NJ bakery honors the dead with traditional Pan de Muerto bread
Pan de Muerto: New Jersey bakery honors the dead with traditional Mexican bread of the dead
New Jersey teacher to push paralyzed alum through NYC Marathon
With the help of Joseph Rooney, a teacher at Mike Nichols' former high school, both will be crossing the finish line at the NYC marathon while raising critical funds for the Reeve Foundation and spinal cord research.
New Jersey Police Officer running NYC Marathon for 6-year-old brain cancer victim
Ramsey Police Officer, Matthew Rork, will run the TCS New York City Marathon in memory of 6-year-old Tommy Fitzpatrick and raise funds for Tackle Kids Cancer.
New Jersey farm hosts annual Great Pumpkin Festival for Fall family fun
At Heaven Hill Farm in Vernon, New Jersey, families can enjoy fall activities at the Great Pumpkin Festival.