Brad Segall

Brad SegallBrad Segall is the award-winning Suburban Bureau chief at KYW Newsradio 1060 in Philadelphia.

Segall won the 2006 Associated Press Sandy Starobin Award for Individual Reporting for his captivating and compelling reports from inside his New Orleans hotel during 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 was named in honor of the legendary KYW Newsradio Harrisburg bureau chief who died in 1993.)

Earlier stops in Philadelphia included WWDB-FM, 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.

(Pennsylvania state senator LeAnna Washington, wearing checked suit, arrives in Montgomery County Court for sentencing.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Pa. State Sen. Washington Pleads Guilty, Gets House Arrest

Washington pleaded guilty to a felony charge related to a political corruption investigation.

10/30/2014

(Photo provided)

Franconia, Pa. Police Officers Hope More Time Will Avert Departmental Layoffs

The planned layoffs are scheduled to take effect this Saturday. The township plans to let ten employees go, including six police officers — about a third of the department.

10/28/2014

("Visit Bucks County" VP Paul Bencivengo, on stage in background, talks about tourism numbers at the group's recent annual meeting.  Photo provided)

Bucks County, Pa. Seeing Tourism Numbers Continuing To Rise

Visitor spending in 2013 accounted for nearly $900 million in economic impact in the county, according to numbers recently released by “Visit Bucks County.”

10/28/2014

(Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman, in file photo by Brad Segall)

Montgomery County D.A. Restructuring Office In Wake Of Mistake Made Earlier This Year

The changes include a new ombudsman position which will provide independent reviews of cases and an assistant chief of trials who will be there to answer questions from prosecutors in the office.

10/26/2014

(Kevin Strouse, left, and Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick, right, debate at Bucks County Community College.  Political science professor William Pezza, center, moderated.  Photo by Brad Segall)

In Bucks County, Congressional Candidates Square Off Over Broad Array of Topics

Both incumbent congressman Mike Fitzpatrick and challenger Kevin Strouse believe significant resources should be sent to West Africa to help battle Ebola, but they differ on what we should be doing here at home.

10/23/2014

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A Bucks County High School’s Latest Learning Tool Is Its Own Supermarket Branch

It’s all part of a partnership between the Centennial School District and Shop Rite to give students hands-on experience running a business.

10/22/2014

(Photos from Montco DA)

‘Preppie Drug Ring’ Lieutenant Pleads Guilty To Main Line Dealing

Timothy Brooks (left photo) pleaded guilty to five counts including possession with intent to distribute, criminal conspiracy, and running a “corrupt organization.”

10/21/2014

(Pa. state senator LeAnna Washington. Photo provided)

Case Against Pa. Sen. LeAnna Washington May Be Wrapping Up

Judge Steven O’Neill told defense attorneys that he’ll want to know by Friday whether Washington will plead guilty to the charges against her or whether her case will go to trial.

10/20/2014

(Photo provided by Montco DA)

Another Guilty Plea in Main Line ‘Preppie Drug Ring’ Case

John Cole Roseman, 21, admitted he sold pot on the Lafayette College campus and has agreed to testify against the ring’s alleged ringleaders.

10/20/2014

(File photo.  Credit: Thinkstock)

Montco Law Firm Celebrates Milestone By Giving Back And Planning For The Future

There have been many changes in Norristown over the last 100 years, but one constant has been the High Swartz law firm.

10/19/2014

(The "Protect PA Kids" web site.)

In Pennsylvania, Protecting Children is One PAC’s Sole Aim

PAC founder Susan Matthews says their key issue is reforming the statute of limitations in the wake of the Sandusky and Archdiocese of Philadelphia sex scandals.

10/16/2014

The Limerick Nuclear Power Plant.  (Photo provided by Nuclear Regulatory Commission)

Montco Power Plant To Host Community Open House

If you’ve ever wanted to see the inner workings of a nuclear power plant, you have a chance this evening in Montgomery County.

10/16/2014

(Bar Louie, in Bensalem.  File photo. Credit: CBS3)

Two Arrested, More Being Sought in Bucks Restaurant Robbery

Police confirm the robbery of Bar Louie was an inside job. One of the men arrested was an employee there.

10/15/2014

(Photo from Upper Merion PD)

Montgomery County Jury Sentences Man To Death For Killing Of Baby, Grandmother

After three and a half hours of deliberations, the seven men and five women delivered the death penalty to Raghu Yandamuri for the killings of Saanvi Venna and her grandmother.

10/14/2014

(Raghunandan Yandamuri, in custody at the Montgomery County Courthouse, as his murder trial began.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Defense Attorneys Try to Keep Montco Child Killer From Death Sentence

Raghu Yandamuri, who also killed the infant girl’s grandmother, told the judge he doesn’t want the hearing and will accept the death penalty.

10/10/2014

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