Pat Tomasulo

Pat Tomasulo is the sports anchor and reporter on the WGN Morning News. He joined WGN-TV in June 2005.

Prior to coming to WGN, Pat was sports reporter and anchor at WKBW-TV in Buffalo, New York. He previously spent three years as sports director, weekend sports anchor and reporter at WJFW-TV in Rhinelander, WI.

In August of 2009, Pat was voted one of the top five broadcasters chosen to sit alongside Kelly Ripa as co-host to “Live! with Regis & Kelly” as part of a nationwide promotion. He was also one of the hosts of “Shaq Vs,” a nationally televised reality show featuring basketball superstar Shaquille O’Neal.

Pat received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from The College of New Jersey.


Recent Articles
  • Pat Tomasulo’s is ‘The Voice of Reason’ on talking like a European

    CHICAGO — Have you begun telling people you’re “going on holiday” instead of “taking a vacation?” Are you looking to rent a new “flat” instead of an “apartment?” Do you sign off from an email the same way you toast a drink? If so, stop watching “Downton Abbey” and start listening to Pat Tomasulo in a new installment of “The Voice of Reason.” A new edition EVERY THURSDAY. Subscribe on YouTube and check back for future installments.

  • Pat Tomasulo is ‘The Voice of Reason’ on texting your coworkers

    CHICAGO — Over the last few months, there have been a lot of stories about inappropriate behavior at a specific cable news network (it rhymes with “NOX FEWS”). And while we would never presume to know if any of these reports are true, it’s a good reminder of what is acceptable workplace behavior, and what is not. For instance, sending pics of your privates? Very bad. Pat Tomasulo runs down all the other stuff you shouldn’t do in a new […]

  • Pat Tomasulo’s ‘The Voice of Reason’ – Lollapalooza do’s and don’ts (mostly don’ts)

    CHICAGO — It’s Lollapalooza weekend, when some of you will consume too much and not shower for 3 days, while many others will spend the weekend talking about how awful Lollapalooza is. If you fall into either category, this is a must-watch. Pat Tomasulo breaks down the do’s and don’ts (OK, mostly don’ts) of attending the music festival, in a new edition of “The Voice of Reason.” A new installment EVERY THURSDAY. Subscribe on YouTube and check back for future […]

  • Pat Tomasulo is the ‘Voice of Reason’ about Mars

    Who doesn’t love movies set in space? Star Wars, Guardians of the Galaxy, Alien! But if those movies have taught us anything, it’s that we should stay on the planets we were meant to be on. That’s why Pat Tomasulo wants these billionaires like Elon Musk to stop trying so hard to get to Mars. No one should eat potatoes grown in poop (“The Martian), the aliens don’t want us there, and the flight is waaaaaay too long. A new […]

  • Pat Tomasulo is ‘The Voice of Reason’: Thoughts on politics

    CHICAGO — Do you post political attack ads on Facebook five times a day? Do you turn simple friendly exchanges into debates about public policy? Do you watch a PBS documentary about Syria and then talk to people like you’re an expert? If you answered “YES” to any of these questions, this new edition of “The Voice of Reason” is for YOU. Pat Tomasulo explains why he’s done talking to most of you about politics. A new edition EVERY THURSDAY. […]

  • ON THE TOWN-A-SULO: Fun things to do in Park Ridge according to Pat Tomasulo

    Not sure what to do this weekend? WGN’s Pat Tomasulo has a few ideas if you’re headed to Park Ridge.  

  • Pat Tomasulo is ‘The Voice of Reason’ — let’s talk about fireworks

    CHICAGO — Do you go to a fireworks show on the 4th of July, or do you buy your own fireworks (legally, of course), and stage your own extravaganza, keeping your neighbors up all night and terrifying their dogs? If you fall into that latter category, Pat Tomasulo has a few things he’d like to share with you first. Like, how those fireworks should be limited to one day, not one week, and how blowing up a Port-a-John wasn’t what […]

  • Fergie Jenkins shows off his World Series ring

    CHICAGO — Cubs Hall of Fame pitcher Fergie Jenkins shares the story behind raising a World Series banner at Wrigley Field, breaks down the Cubs slower-than-expected start, and explains what it would take to get Sammy Sosa back with the organization. You can meet Fergie on Thursday, May 4 from 7-9pm at Village Inn Pizzeria at 8050 N. Lincoln in Skokie. For your chance to win an autographed baseball from Fergie, go to our Facebook page here.

  • Top 5 phrases Pat Tomasulo’s father passed on to him

    On Wednesday’s “The List” segment, sports anchor Pat Tomasulo shared the top 5 phrases that his father has passed on to him: You can’t beat it. I’m not paying _____ for parking. Do you konw what the traffic is like at ______? And then this guy says to me… What are ya gonna do???

  • Chicago Bulls’ Rajon Rondo rips Jimmy Butler, Dwyane Wade on Instagram

    CHICAGO — It’s safe to say veteran point guard Rajon Rondo’s expectations with the Bulls aren’t going as he planned, and he’s not going to be quiet about it. After Thursday night’s loss, Jimmy Butler and Dwayne Wade spoke to the media about how they don’t think their young teammates care enough to win. Rondo responded on Instagram with a picture of him with Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce during their days with the Celtics, when they won the championship in 2008. He wrote: […]