Ilya Marritz covers business for WNYC and is the host of "The Season."
He was born and raised in Manhattan and lives in Brooklyn. He attended Stuyvesant High School and Wesleyan University, and has also worked as a producer at WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show, a producer at NPR's All Things Considered, a reporter at Radio MultiKulti (sadly now defunct) in Berlin, Germany, and Radio Prague, in the Czech Republic.
Ilya Marritz appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 09, 2010
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Tuesday that between the spring of 2009 and the spring of 2010, the average weekly wage in Manhattan rose 12 percent. In comparison, across the nation the average weekly wage increased less than one percent. The figures include end-of-year bonuses, which big banks typically pay out in the first part of the calendar year.
Friday, August 13, 2010
Grimaldi's, the famous pizzeria underneath the Brooklyn Bridge that was threatened with eviction, has won a reprieve from a civil court judge Friday.
Friday, July 16, 2010
When food poisoning announces itself, it’s sudden.
“I think I had a sip of Diet Coke, and I sat there, and sort of felt my stomach grumble a little bit,” says Forrest Jessee, a Manhattanite who was in a movie theater when he noticed the first signs of a bug. Jessee quickly decided to walk out of "Forrest Gump," though he was enjoying the film.
Thursday, June 17, 2010
Getting a divorce in New York State could soon be a lot easier.
Monday, May 31, 2010
As New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg and the City Council negotiate next year's budget, advocates are raising the alarm about deep cuts to libraries. Mayor Bloomberg's spending plan would reduce aid to libraries by $74 million.
Thursday, May 27, 2010
A well-known investment adviser and a former high-ranking official in city government have been arrested and charged by federal prosecutors.
Friday, April 23, 2010
New York City officials opposed to natural gas drilling have scored a victory with Albany regulators.
Thursday, April 15, 2010
Will pay $12 million to settle pay-to-play case; other insiders also settle.
Wednesday, December 30, 2009
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is the latest voice to criticize Albany's plans for natural gas drilling.
Wednesday, November 18, 2009
New numbers show New York City lags behind the rest of the country in emerging from the recession.
Monday, October 19, 2009
ExxonMobil will have to pay more than $100 million in damages for contaminating six public drinking water wells in southeast Queens.