Brad Segall

Brad SegallBrad Segall is midday anchor for KYW Newsradio 1060. 

A longtime presence in Philadelphia radio news, Segall served for a decade as KYW Newsradio’s suburban bureau chief.

He won the 2006 Associated Press Sandy Starobin Award for Individual Reporting, for his captivating and compelling reports from in and near his New Orleans hotel during the onslaught of Hurricane Katrina in 2005.  (Segall and his wife Michele were taking their son Jeffrey to Tulane University when the storm hit.)

The Sandy Starobin Award is named in honor of the legendary KYW Newsradio Harrisburg bureau chief, who died in 1993.

Prior to his stint as suburban bureau chief, Segall served as an anchor and general assignment reporter for Newsradio.  Earlier stops along Segall’s career path included WWDB-FM, in Philadelphia, where he was a reporter and an integral part of the morning news team. He was also station manager and news director for WBUX-AM, in Doylestown (Bucks County).

Segall, a Philadelphia native, is a graduate of Central High School and Temple University.

Brad and his wife and their two sons make their home in Montgomery County.

 

 

(Erica Ginnetti walks under a camera crew's microphone cable after her sentencing in Montgomery County Court.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Lower Moreland Teacher Sentenced To Prison For Sex With Teen Student

A county prosecutor says this case cried out for jail time because of the abuse of power and betrayal of trust involved.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/03/2015

(Photo by Brad Segall)

Valley Forge Casino Promises Outreach Support to Regional Alzheimer’s Association

The unique partnership is all about education and awareness, and casino officials believe they have the resources to do both.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/01/2015

(File photo by Randall E. Scott)

Authorities in Montco Checking Door-to-Door For Valid Dog Licenses

Dog wardens were fanning out across municipalities in Montgomery County this week, checking to make sure dog owners have obtained licenses for their pets.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/31/2015

(File photo.  Credit: Jack Frost/ Big Boulder)

Pocono Ski Resorts Headed For Their Last Gasps of the Winter Season

There are seven ski resorts in the Poconos, and six of them are still open, at least through this weekend.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/27/2015

(Officers escort Don Tollefson from court to the Bucks County Jail following his conviction on fraud charges.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Former Sportscaster Don Tollefson Sentenced To 2-4 Years In State Prison

Former sportscaster Don Tollefson will spend two to four years behind bars in state prison.

03/25/2015

(Hand model: Alexa Kelly)

Montgomery County, Pa. Implementing Texting Option for 911 Emergency Callers

County commissioners have awarded a $100,000+ contract to begin the upgrades needed to make the 911 system compatible with texting.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/24/2015

(File photo from Montco DA)

Montco Teacher Pleads Guilty to Sexual Relationship With Eighth-Grader

Jessica Streeper pleaded guilty to felony sex charges that could put her behind bars in state prison for several years.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/23/2015

(A large sinkhole shut down Plymouth Road in Montgomery County.   File photo by KYW's Mike DeNardo)

No Easy Fix Seen For Plymouth Road, Closed By Worrisome Sinkhole

The bridge, which carries more than 15,000 cars a day, was shut down late last week when the shoulder started to cave in.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/18/2015

(File photo by William Thomas Cain/ Getty Images)

Del Val College to Offer Courses at Horsham Air Guard Station, in Willow Grove

Delaware Valley College, in Doylestown, has inked a deal with the Pennsylvania Air National Guard to expand educational opportunities for military personnel serving at the former Willow Grove Naval Air Station.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/17/2015

(Teachers and school administrators take part in a team exercise, trying to build the tallest possible structure using only aluminum foil, during a presentation by Discovery Education.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Montco Educators Get Marketing Pitch and More From an Electronic Learning Firm

Some Montgomery County, Pa. educators got a taste of what their classrooms might look like in the future.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

(Pennsylvania first lady Frances Wolf reads to a class at Fly Elementary School during her visit.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Frances Wolf, Wife of Governor, Discusses Education Funding Initiatives in Norristown

The wife of Gov. Wolf visited Fly Elementary School, in the Norristown Area School District, visiting classes and meeting with two dozen teachers and administrators.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/13/2015

(The current security checkpoints at the Montgomery County Courthouse are being expanded.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Montco Courthouse Expanding Security; Judges, Attorneys To Undergo Screening

Starting next month, Montgomery County, Pa. will implement new security measures at the courthouse in Norristown.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/13/2015

(Parx Casino.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Parx Officials Say Child Left in Car Was Rescued Within 40 Minutes By Parking Lot Patrol

Officials at Parx Casino, in Bensalem, Pa. are clarifying the timeline surrounding the discovery of a seven-year-old boy whom police say was left in the car while his father played blackjack inside the gambling hall.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/11/2015

(The Corner Café, in the Huntingdon Valley Shopping Center, is being evicted in May.  Photo provided by John Graff)

Montco Restaurant Owner Says He Was Blindsided by Shopping Center’s Eviction Notice

John Graff says the company that owns the center originally told him his restaurant would be secure, so he invested more than $100,000 on new equipment and décor.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/11/2015

(Montco sheriff Russell Bono, left, announces the results of a sweep for defendants charged with DUI.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Montco Deputies Arrest 11 For Outstanding DUI Warrants

Two o’clock in the morning, the defendants are sound asleep, and then comes the knock in the door.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/10/2015

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