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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Philly Restaurants Say DNC Was A Bust For Business

The Democratic National Convention is said to have brought a lot of revenue to Philadelphia. But how did the restaurants fare?

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/29/2016

Reverend Jesse Jackson was among the speakers at Thursday's American Muslim Democratic Caucus at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

American Muslim Democratic Caucus Hosts DNC Luncheon

Muslim Americans gathered Thursday afternoon for a DNC luncheon at the Pennsylvania Convention Center hosted by the American Muslim Democratic Caucus.

07/28/2016

Kids get busy writing on art museum. Photo credit: KYW's Hadas Kuznits

Thousands Of Kids Gathered On Art Museum Steps, Writing To Break A Guinness World Record

About 3,000 children gathered at the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art to break a Guinness world record for writing.

07/26/2016

Hundreds fight hate with love during LGBTQ celebration. Photo credit: Leona Thomas

LGBTQ ‘Wall Of Love’ Blocks Hate Generated By Westboro Baptist Church

Philadelphia LGBTQ community came out in full force on Tuesday when they heard they were going to be the target of the notoriously hateful Westboro Baptist Church.

07/26/2016

(Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

DNC Delegates Start To Arrive In City Of Brotherly Love

DNC Delegates are starting to arrive in Philadelphia this weekend.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/23/2016

PHILADELPHIA - JULY 1:  Millicent Sparks walks next to a sculpture of George Washington as she tours Signers Hall, which features signers of the U.S. Constitution, during a preview of the National Constitution Center July 1, 2003 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The National Constitution Center will be the only museum in the U.S. dedicated to honoring and explaining the U.S. Constitution. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor will receive the Philadelphia Liberty Medal at the NCC's grand opening on July 4, 2003.  (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

One-Day People’s Party Convention Held In Philadelphia, Days Before DNC Rolls In

The People’s Convention is being held from 10:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m. at the Arch Street Meeting House.

07/22/2016

Borgata Senior Vice President of Operations Joe Lupo (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Summer Food At Jersey Shore

What’s new in food this summer in Atlantic City?

07/22/2016

Photo credit: KYW's Hadas Kuznits

The Oval Is Back In Center City!

The City’s Parks and Recreation Department has unveiled a new, free, open air event space that they are encouraging folks to visit over the next 5 weeks.

07/15/2016

Alphajet aircrafts from the French elite acrobatic flying team Patrouille de France (PAF) release smoke in the colours of the French national flag during the annual Bastille Day military parade on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris on July 14, 2016. 
France holds annual Bastille Day military parade with troops from Australia and New Zealand as special guests among the 3,000 soldiers who will march up the Champs Elysees avenue. They will be accompanied by 200 vehicles with 85 aircraft flying overhead. / AFP / DOMINIQUE FAGET        (Photo credit should read DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Bastille Day Celebration Says ‘Viva La France,’ At Eastern State Penitentiary

Thursday’s deadly Bastille Day celebration left a country in mourning, here in Philadelphia, a popular Bastille Day event is held each year in the city’s Fairmount neighborhood, but in light of current events, will it happen this year?

07/15/2016

Author Mark Will-Weber (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: A Lesson In Presidential Drinking

Mark Will-Weber, author of “Drinking with the Democrats” and “Drinking with the Republicans” writes about the drinks, drinking habits, secrets and scandals involving presidents and alcohol.

07/15/2016

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Philly Bars Could Stay Open Later For DNC

The Democratic National Convention Host Committee is now accepting applications from restaurants to temporarily extend their hours.

CBS 3–07/14/2016

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Student Journalists Chosen To Cover DNC

The 2016 Philadelphia Democratic National Convention Host Committee has organized a unique program for young, involved Philadelphians.

07/13/2016

(credit: Hadas Kuznits)

New Energy Technology Company Sets Up Campus In Camden

A new company, called Holtec, is bringing its headquarters to Camden, New Jersey, where it’s expected to create several thousand jobs.

07/09/2016

Genny with her exhibit-mate Button.
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Camden’s Adventure Aquarium Celebrates Hippo’s Birthday

The Adventure Aquarium in Camden celebrates one animal’s sweet sixteen birthday.

07/08/2016

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Man Arrested In Connection To July 4th Camden Fires

The Camden County Police Department has a person in custody in connection with a rash of 16 arsons over the 4th of July holiday weekend.

07/08/2016

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