Hadas Kuznits

Hadas KuznitsHadas Kuznits has been as a news writer/reporter for KYW Newsradio since September 2002, and has traveled the city — and the world — while covering stories for Newsradio.

She is also the host of KYW’s series “What’s Cooking on 1060!” — covering stories related to food, restaurants, and dining out in and around Philadelphia.

In May 2008, Kuznits reported from the Middle East during the 60th anniversary of the State of Israel, providing on-air reports, photos, and video blogs.

And in August of that year, she was in Denver, Colo., to cover the Democratic National Convention and the historic nomination of Barack Obama for president, where she once again provided on-air reports, photos, and more video blogs.

Kuznits is a graduate of Temple University’s school of communications. She began her broadcasting career as an afternoon reporter and anchor at WZOE in Princeton, Ill., where she picked up a Silver Dome award for feature reporting.

Two years later, she moved to WTTN in Watertown, Wisc., where she anchored news, reported, and hosted an afternoon community talk program.

Before entering Temple University, Kuznits spent two years in the Israeli army, where she served as an instructor. She also spent some time traveling and working as a tour guide in Europe and Israel.

She grew up in Montgomery County, Pa. and graduated from Akiba Hebrew Academy in Lower Merion.

Hadas loves to dance, and in her free time she teaches hip-hop and weight-lifting classes in center city. She also teaches occasional classes in broadcasting as an adjunct professor at Temple University.

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D'Angelo's Meats butcher Sonny D'Angelo is ready to retire. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

End Of An Era: Italian Market Butcher Shop Closing Soon

D’Angelo’s Meats is closing at the end of the month.


(Photo Illustration by Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images)

Anti Defamation League Releases Study On Harassment Of Journalists During Presidential Campaign

They took an in-depth look at harassment on Twitter


(credit: Marissa Sudol, Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar)

What’s Cooking on 1060: ‘Viva Cuba’

A local Cuban restaurant is recognizing the death of Fidel Castro with drink specials until his funeral on Sunday.


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Baby Changing Tables Now Required In Philadelphia Public Restrooms

Philadelphia City Council has passed a bill ensuring family-friendly accommodations.


Chef Anthony Bennett (photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Thanksgiving Leftovers

With Thanksgiving now behind us, lots of people are eating leftovers this weekend. Here are some creative post-Thanksgiving recipes from a local chef.


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Tips For Cooking Thanksgiving Turkey From Reading Terminal Market Pro

Turkey is the centerpiece of a lot of peoples’ menus on Thanksgiving. But if you cook it wrong, it could be hazardous to your health.


Tootsie Iovine (left) and Marcquis Graham (right).
(credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Strawberry Mansion Youths Get Job Opportunities For Thanksgiving Rush

One employer at the Reading Terminal Market turned the Thanksgiving rush into an opportunity for some youths from the city’s Strawberry Mansion neighborhood.


South Philly Food Co-op President Jessica Calter. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: South Philly Food Co-Op Announces “Grocery Store” Location

The South Philly Food Co-Op has announced the location of their first retail food store.


A program to transform a North Philadelphia neighborhood has begun with the ribbon-cutting of 57 new affordable Philadelphia Housing Authority homes. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

New Affordable Housing Units Transform North Philadelphia Neighborhood

A grand opening was held on Wednesday for the nearly five dozen new affordable homes in the Sharswood neighborhood of North Philadelphia.


New ice cream exhibit at Please Touch Museum. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Please Touch Museum Celebrates Cool New Exhibit

The Museum has partnered with Bassett’s Ice Cream to create the exhibit.


Ribbon cutting officially opens the rink for the season. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Dilworth Park Ice Skating Rink Open For Business

The seasonal ice skating rink officially reopened on Veteran’s Day.


(credit: Kim Glovas)

Police Involved At Bucks County School Following Vandalism, Harassment

A member of the Newtown Township Police Department confirms that the school resource officer at Council Rock North is looking into inappropriate behaviors at the school.


(credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Conshohocken Artists Sculpt White House Out Of Butter

Two local artists are getting some attention for being commissioned to create a huge election-themed sculpture out of an unusual material.


Caitlin Mateo, executive chef Red Owl Tavern (Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Baking Pies For A Good Cause

As folks gear up for Thanksgiving this month, one Philadelphia restaurant is selling pies to help those who don’t have enough to eat. One chef is partnering with a local hunger relief organization.


(credit: Gavin Lichtenstein/CBS Philly)

Illegal Taxis Busy During SEPTA Strike

The SEPTA strike is booming business for “hacks.”



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