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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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Camden Kindergartners Learn About Medicine Through Use Of Teddy Bears

Some children are learning about what happens at the hospital by role playing with teddy bears.

05/31/2017

Philadelphia Tourism Up In 2017 Report

How is tourism in Philadelphia, and how do those numbers compare to rest of the country?

05/26/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: Summerfest Food

Summerfest is now open on the Penns Landing waterfront, just a few blocks away from Spruce Street Harbor Park.

05/26/2017

Experts Tips And Tricks For Kicking Off Grilling Season

Chef Nick Kennedy says you’ll want to take a little extra care with your grill when you start it up for the first time in the season.

05/24/2017

Annual Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival Hits Philadelphia

The streets are were shut down to vehicle traffic Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. for the annual Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/20/2017

A Look At The Franklin Institute’s New ‘Mirror Maze’ Exhibit

The new exhibit coming to the Franklin Institute will change the way you view the world around you forever.

05/19/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: ‘All Star’ Craft Beer and Wine Festival

The ‘All-Star’ Craft Beer and Wine Festival takes place at Citizens Bank Park on Saturday, May 20th.

05/19/2017

Informational Celebration Held At North Philly School For Students With Disabilities

A North Philadelphia high school for students with disabilities held an annual day of celebration on Wednesday.

05/17/2017

Thousands Turn Out For Philly’s First Taco Festival Despite Weather

About 7,000 tickets were sold but about four to five thousand people still showed up in the rain.

05/13/2017

Philadelphia Mothers Gather For Health Care Protest

Philadelphia mothers held a news conference at City Hall expressing their concerns about the American Healthcare Act.

05/12/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: It’s Beer Garden Season

Tis the season for beer gardens and block parties in Philadelphia. In this week’s segment of What’s Cooking on 1060, KYW’s Hadas Kuznits tells you where you can drink outside.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/12/2017

Constitution Center Hosts ’50/50 Day’ Discussing Gender Equality

Encouraging women to participate in leadership roles around the world was the main topic of a panel discussion held in honor of “50/50 day.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/10/2017

Philly Program Teams Up With Tween Author To Promote Girls Interested In Science

Girls from a local science program team up with the an author for the launch of her new career exploration book, and the goal is to keep young girls interest in science fields in which they are underrepresented.

05/06/2017

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Free Library Partners With Sister Cities Park For Storybook Weekend

There’s a new event taking place at Sister Cities Park this weekend. As Storybook Weekend gets underway Saturday and Sunday in partnership with the Free Library of Philadelphia.

05/05/2017

Planned Parenthood Sounds The Alarm On New Health Care Bill

“It blocks low income patients from receiving healthcare at Planned Parenthood health centers.”

05/05/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: Biblical Brewers

Two religious organizations of different faiths are coming together over beer.

05/05/2017

Abington School District Recognized For Holocaust Education

A local school district is recognized for their Holocaust education program.

05/04/2017

Parx Casino Plans Huge Expansion For Non-Gaming Entertainment

Parx casino is adding 65-thousand square feet of non-gaming entertainment to their complex.

05/03/2017

Special Olympics Athletes Play Flag Football On Draft Grounds

Special Olympics athletes participated in a Unified flag football game Friday morning inside the NFL draft barriers on the Ben Franklin Parkway.

04/28/2017

What’s Cooking on 1060: ‘Flavors on the Avenue’

Sunday’s annual food festival on East Passyunk Avenue has grown into a street festival.

04/28/2017

Public Asked To Help Rate Philadelphia’s Accessibility

Folks are invited to attend an event at the Field House this Sunday, April 30th, at 2pm to help map accessibility of Philadelphia businesses.

04/27/2017

Co-Working Space Moves Into Historic Building On North Broad Street

The building will be renovated within the next 18 months or so and open for business.

04/27/2017

Local Jewish Newspaper Celebrates Milestone Anniversary

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

04/21/2017

Drexel Culinary Students Compete In Beet-Based Challenge

A local company challenges Drexel culinary students to create original recipes made from their beet powder.

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

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