Justin Udo

(Justin Udo.)

Justin Udo is a reporter and editor at KYW Newsradio 1060.

He got his start in radio as an intern at his hometown CBS station, KDKA in Pittsburgh.  He first came on board KYW Newsradio in 2009, working as a desk assistant, service aide, and reporter for “Hear Philly.”

In 2011, Justin took a position at Federal News Radio, in Washington, DC, where he worked as a producer for “In Depth” with Francis Rose.   That job entailed covering the business of federal government, handling topics ranging from federal contracts to cyber-security issues.

In 2012, Udo came back to the CBS family, working as an editor for WNEW Radio in Washington, DC.   He also helped start up the CBS Federal News service gov.biz radio, where he worked as a reporter, editor, and midday anchor.

Justin is from Pittsburgh, Pa.  He is a 2007 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a 2008 graduate of Syracuse University’s  SI Newhouse School of Communications, where he concentrated in broadcast journalism.

Justin is also an author of children’s books.  In his spare time he enjoys running, watching cartoons, writing haiku, and designing his own comic strips.


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Philadelphia Kicks Off Annual ‘TreePhilly’ Program

The city of Philadelphia kicked off its yearly free tree program on Monday as a part of an endeavor to spruce up yards around the region.

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Fighting And Writing For Women’s Rights, Hundreds Of Women Gather To Write Legislators

She said it’s important for people to know the fight for women’s rights is not a waning matter.


Aaron "Big Daddy" McCargo Jr. (credit: Justin Udo)

Camden School District Honors Alumni

A local school district honors some of its prestigious alumni.


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Newsradio Gala Honors Those Creating Positive Changes In Black Community

It was a night to honor people making a positive impact in the black community in the Greater Philadelphia area.


Monkey Boys Productions co-founders Marc Petrosino (L) and Michael Latini (R). (credit: Justin Udo)

Popular SNL Prop Created By MontCo Production Company

Saturday Night Live has a Montgomery County company to thank for a popular prop that has taken television screens, and the internet, by storm.


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71-Year-Old Inspired To Return To School For Her High School Diploma

More than 200 students received their diploma Wednesday night through the School District of Philadelphia’s Opportunity Network.


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Philadelphia Middle Schoolers Debate Immigration Reform

Students from nine Philadelphia schools gathered at Hardy Williams High for a debate on whether or not immigration reform should include a path to citizenship.



Philly Snow Lovers Enjoy Day Off Sledding In Fairmont Park

It’s fun in the snow for some folks who have off work, and kids who do not have to go to school.


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Free Library Opens Doors To Dogs For One Book One Philadelphia Event

On Wednesday evening, One Book One Philadelphia hosted an event focusing on man’s best friend.


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Students Help Those In Need, Take Part In ‘Cozies For Chemo Night’

Students and parents gathered at a South Jersey elementary school to give a helping hand to kids with cancer.


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Protesters Urge Sen. Toomey Not To Vote In Favor Of DeVos For Education Secretary

“He has a real political opportunity here to listen to his constituents over his billionaire donors.”


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Comcast Employees March In Protest To Trump Travel Ban

Comcast tech employees in Philadelphia protested in solidarity with the people from countries most effected by President Trump’s recent immigration order.


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PA Gaming Commission Inches Closer To Changing Major Hunting Law

Hunters in Pennsylvania may soon be able to use semi-automatic rifles when stalking their prey.


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Reading Terminal Hosts Syrian Refugees For ‘Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers’ Dinner

A dinner was held between Philadelphians and Syrian refugees, as both groups work to learn each other’s cultures.



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