Dan Wing

wing_dan 2015 300x225 _fischerDan Wing is a news anchor and reporter for KYW Newsradio 1060.

Long familiar with the local scene, Dan joined the KYW staff as a part-time reporter and anchor in December 2010 after spending six years as the morning news anchor and sports director at WBCB Radio in Bucks County.

While at WBCB, Dan called the live play-by-play broadcasts of hundreds of high school sporting events on both sides of the Delaware River throughout Bucks and Mercer counties, anchored the morning newscasts, and also co-hosted or engineered a number of talk shows featuring the likes of Bill Clement, Merrill Reese, Greg “The Bull” Luzinski, and numerous current and former members of the Philadelphia Eagles and Flyers.

A lifelong resident of the Philadelphia area, Dan went to high school at Pennsbury High School in Fairless Hills, Pa., then attended Bucks County Community College before earning a degree in communications from Temple University.

You could call Dan a “four-for-four” guy since he’s a fan of all four of the city’s professional sports teams.  But, he says, Eagles football always comes first.

Feel free to tweet Dan(@dwingKYW), a self-described fantasy football expert, with any Fantasy Football questions during the season.

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(Credit: Dan Wing)

Free Sensory Journey Through Arts and Sciences Offered On Eakins Oval

Saint-Gobain’s “Future Sensations” exhibit features five pavilions with each focusing on a sensory experience, like sight and sounds.

05/30/2015

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Philadelphia High School Students Host Fundraiser To Benefit Victims Of Nepal Earthquakes

Selling food, drinks and asking for donations, the ‘Water for Nepal’ event took over the area of 6th and Ritner Streets in South Philadelphia for most the day on Saturday.

05/23/2015

(The current headquarters of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News, in the former Strawbridge & Clothier building, near 9th and Market Streets in center city.  File photo by Ed Fischer)

Philadelphia Daily Newspapers Agree To Contract Extension, But Strike Could Still Be Coming

The Newspaper Guild of Greater Philadelphia says they have agreed to an extension of their current contract with Philly.com and the city’s two biggest newspapers as negotiations on a new contract continue.

05/22/2015

(The current headquarters of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News, in the former Strawbridge & Clothier building, near 9th and Market Streets in center city.  File photo by Ed Fischer)

Philadelphia Daily Newspapers Move Closer to Strike

The contract negotiations involve workers at the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Daily News, and Philly.com.

05/21/2015

12th Annual American Heritage Federal Credit Union and WOGL Car Show. (Credit: Dan Wing)

Hundreds Check Out Classic Cars At 12th Annual WOGL Car Show

Classic mustangs, corvettes, Fords and Alfa Romeos highlighted the 12th annual car show off Red Lion Road.

05/16/2015

Santino Stagliano (center) with father, Mario, and mother, Lisa. (Credit: Dan Wing)

South Philly Child Battles Autism, Brings Community Together With Dragon Drawings

An autistic boy from South Philadelphia is uniting his neighborhood through his love of drawing dragons, while also helping raise awareness about Autism.

05/14/2015

(Credit: Dan Wing)

Local Hospital Holds 4th Annual Prom For Young Cancer Patients

After getting decked out in tuxedos and dresses, putting on make up and getting their hair done, the stars of the night walked the red carpet to a huge round of applause.

05/02/2015

(Graphic by Ed Fischer)

Cherry Hill, NJ Woman Charged With Collecting Govt. Benefits of Mom Who Died 10 Years Ago

The US attorney’s office says Maria Houck, 59, collected more than $54,000 in Social Security benefits and more than $110,000 from the VA between July 2005 and August 2012.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/30/2015

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Search Continues For Pair In Hit-Run That Killed 2-Year-Old Boy In Kensington

Despite having the vehicle involved in a hit-and-run accident in Kensington that killed a 2-year-old boy, Philadelphia Police say the search for two people who were inside the vehicle is still ongoing.

04/21/2015

Latiff Wilson's funeral was held Saturday in Southwest Philadelphia (Credit: Dan Wing)

Family, Friends Say Goodbye To Little Boy Killed In Southwest Philly Hit-and-Run

Funeral services were held in Saturday for four-year old Latiff Wilson, who was killed in a hit-and-run accident Monday.

04/18/2015

(Father Andrew McCormick, in file photo provided by Phila. DA)

Prosecutors Drop Sex Assault Case Against Former Philadelphia Priest

The Philadelphia District Attorney’s office announced Friday that they will not to retry a former Philadelphia priest accused of sexual assault.

04/10/2015

(Gov. Tom Wolf, far left, watches as students use laptop computers to learn about human cardiac systems.  Photo by Dan Wing)

Gov. Wolf Visits a Philadelphia High School, Pushing For Better Education Funding Statewide

Going class-to-class with city leaders, Wolf chatted with students and teachers at Kensington Health Sciences Academy, learning about the unique programs offered there for the more than 400 students.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/09/2015

Kenya Defence forces soldiers search and question people at the front entrance of Moi University in Garissa on April 3, 2015. AFP PHOTO / CARL DE SOUZA (credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

Kenya Massacre Sparks Calls From Local Community Leaders For More Attention To Plight In Africa

Following Thursday’s massacre of nearly 150 people in Kenya, local African community leaders are calling for more attention to the ongoing struggles in Africa.

04/04/2015

(Credit: Pat Ciarrocchi/CBS3)

Little League World Series Run Leads To Influx Of Players In The Taney Baseball League

Thanks in part to a parade down Broad Street to honor a nice run by the Taney Dragons, the league is seeing an influx of players of all ages this year according to the Secretary of the League’s Board of Directors, Ellen Siegel. She says the league has averaged about 900 players the past few years, but this year the number has spiked to well over 1,000.

03/28/2015

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Pedestrian Killed In Bensalem Hit And Run

Police were called to the scene of a fatal hit and run just before 6am at Street and Knights Road.

03/24/2015

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