Irene O'Connor, the anchor of Eyewitness News This Morning every weekday, is well known to viewers in Connecticut as a favorite news personality, a mom and an active supporter of her community and charitable causes.
Irene returned to her home state to join Channel 3 in 2005.
Irene, who was born in Hartford, was named co-anchor of Eyewitness News This Morning in 2007 after a year as the anchor of the weekend editions of Eyewitness News This Morning.
Irene's career includes television reporting and anchoring responsibilities at stations in Hartford, Denver, and Providence, as well as experience as an assignment editor, radio newscaster, and news director.
The recipient of numerous journalism awards and voted one of Connecticut's top TV newscasters, Irene has covered major stories around the state and around the country.
Irene is a busy mom of twins and a champion of cultural and health care organizations in her hometown of Hartford and around Connecticut.