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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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The Jewish Exponent newspaper celebrated its 130th anniversary this year.

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Drexel Culinary Students Compete In Beet-Based Challenge

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04/21/2017

Thousands Expected At Philadelphia Antiques And Art Show At Navy Yard

The annual Philadelphia Antiques and Art Show opens today at The Navy Yard.

04/21/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: ‘Shuckfest’

Oyster lovers can celebrate everything oyster at “Shuckfest” this Sunday at Oyster House at 1516 Sansom Street.

04/21/2017

Suzanne Roberts Theater To Host Other Events During Theater Company Hiatus

Philadelphia Theater Company performances will go dark this year at the Suzanne Roberts Theater on Broad Street, but that does not mean there will be no shows there.

04/20/2017

Restaurant Fundraiser Helps Serve People With HIV/AIDS

Thursday is “Dining Out For Life.” You can help fund services for people with HIV and AIDS simply by going out to dinner.

04/19/2017

Old City Gets New Cafe With Opening Of Museum Of American Revolution

Not only did the Museum of the American Revolution open Wednesday in Old City, the museum’s Cross Keys Cafe has opened, as well.

04/19/2017

Bucks County Woman Starts Online Consignment Shop For Kids

A Bucks County woman has created a lucrative consignment business selling gently used designer clothes online.

04/16/2017

Old City Hosts Kick Off To National Park Week

Independence National Historical Park hosted a special family friendly celebration in old city to kick off National Park Week.

04/15/2017

Waiting For Meat: A Port Richmond Easter Tradition

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04/14/2017

Accountant Offers Tips For Tax Day

There are just a few more days until tax day.

04/14/2017

Cooking Class At Free Library Offers Culinary Therapy For Veterans

A veteran city councilman who served in the armed forces attended a special cooking class at the Free Library of Philadelphia, tailored specifically for veterans.

04/12/2017

Philly Joins World In Song As Part Of ‘I Can’t Keep Quiet Day’

Folks gathered all over the world for “I Can’t Keep Quiet Day.” Over 100 people participated in Philadelphia at the Free Library.

04/08/2017

Local Rabbinical Students Create The ‘Hamilton Haggadah’

A couple of local rabbinical students have taken a fresh approach to the Passover story by re-writing the traditional “Haggadah” in the theme of the musical Hamilton.

04/07/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: New Falafel Restaurant

In this week’s segment of What’s Cooking on 1060, KYW’s Hadas Kuznits finds out what took him so long to focus on falafel — and gets a bonus Passover recipe ahead of the Jewish holiday.

04/07/2017

Jewish Elementary Students Hold Model Seder Ahead Of Passover

Jewish students carried out a 2,000-year-old tradition as they recreated the Passover Seder ahead of next week’s holiday.

04/05/2017

Host Of Israeli Food Documentary To Speak In Philly

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04/01/2017

Shofuso Japanese House And Garden Rings In Spring In Fairmount

Spring has sprung in Fairmount with the seasonal opening of the Shofuso Japanese House and Garden.

04/01/2017

Dilworth Park Fountains Turn On For Spring

There’s a change of scenery at City Hall; Saturday was the first day of the season that the Dilworth Park fountains were turned on.

04/01/2017

Metropolitan Opera House On North Broad May Soon Undergo Major Transformation

Folks involved with plans for the Metropolitan Opera House on North Broad Street indicate the building may soon be turned into a music venue.

03/31/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: Easter Eatin’

Now that it’s spring, many people are preparing for Easter.

03/31/2017

Spring Is Sprung, What That Could Mean For Your Relationship

For many, Spring is a time for Spring cleaning, and that includes relationships.

03/30/2017

Center City Pizza Shop Owner Expands His Pay It Forward Concept To West Philly

A Center City pizza shop owner known for his business plan that makes it easy for customers to help others in need is opening up a second location on 40th Street in West Philadelphia.

03/29/2017

High School Students Compete For Culinary Scholarships At Drexel

A cooking competition at Drexel University is helping to give young chefs the opportunity of a lifetime.

03/29/2017

Protesters Spoke Out Against Health Care Vote At Rep. Meehan’s Offices

Friday’s anticipated health care vote prompted rallies around the state and across the country one of which was in Springfield, Delaware County.

03/24/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: Philly Farm and Food Fest

Philly foodies, farmers and others interested in the local food economy are gearing up for the 7th annual Philly Farm and Food Fest next month at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

03/24/2017

Delaware County Sixth Graders Net Big Prize In Technology Competition

A team of 6th grade students is recognized in Delaware County in a technology competition, and their state-wide win helped net $5000 in STEM grant funding for their school.

03/23/2017

Fans Flock To Walnut Street As ‘Ellen’ Takes It Over

Walnut Street in Center City was closed between 16th and 17th Streets on Wednesday from several hours for a taping of a segment of The Ellen DeGeneres Show.

03/22/2017

Food Extravaganza Raises Money To Benefit Philly’s Immigration Community

This year’s Garces Foundation Benefit takes place at the Loews Hotel on Friday, March 24. The theme is “Think Local, Give Local.”

03/20/2017

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