Terry Sheridan

News Director

Terry Sheridan is an award-winning radio journalist. As part of his duties as news director for WSHU, he oversees and mentors a newsroom staffed by students of Sacred Heart University and the Stony Brook School of Journalism, where he is also a lecturer and adjunct professor.

Sheridan was a longtime reporter for 1010 WINS Radio in New York City, covering everything from 9/11 and its aftermath to the Occupy Wall Street movement. He was more recently heard on NBC News Radio and its flagship station, WOR. His reports have aired on NPR, the BBC, ABC, and the CBC. He is also a regular contributor to The Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk 106-108 in Dublin, Ireland.

Terry is president of “The Inner Circle of City Hall Reporters,” a group of New York City area journalists that roast the mayor and governor each year for New York City-based charities.

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Pat Eaton-Robb / AP

The Hartford Foundation has donated $1 million to the effort to bring one of the 2020 presidential debates to the Connecticut capitol city.

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New York and Connecticut elected officials are responding to the two mass shootings over the weekend in El Paso and Dayton.

A consultant group recommends the Metropolitan Transportation Authority consolidate more than 40 of its various agencies into six departments in an effort to cut costs.

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A Fairfield, Connecticut, resident was killed after a tree limb fell on his car during a powerful thunderstorm on Sunday. 

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Students from Universidad Rafael Landivar in Guatemala joined students from Sacred Heart University last week to volunteer at the Hall Neighborhood House in Bridgeport.