Justin Udo

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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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people enjoy a day at the second street festival

Northern Liberties Hosts 7th Annual 2nd Street Festival

It’s an event that offers something for people of all ages and many who took part said they couldn’t think of a better way to spend a lazy summer Sunday.

08/02/2015

(Photo Credit: KYW's Justin Udo)

Local Group Rallies Support For Dominican Republic Deportation Victims

A new immigration law is causing a large amount of Haitians in the Dominican Republic to return to Haiti.

07/31/2015

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Comcast, Amazon Competing For Top Tech Talent In Philly

The two tech giants are in Philadelphia facing off for some of the best talent in the area.

07/30/2015

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Chester County Shopping Center Getting Major Makeover

Whalen says they are doing this by improving the 30,000 square feet of retail space and building 123 new town homes.

07/28/2015

File photo: The Verizon logo is seen at the headquarters in Ashburn, Virginia. (Credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Verizon Workers Throughout Philadelphia Region Prepare For Potential Strike

Union members working for Verizon in nine states, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, have voted to authorize a strike, if necessary.

07/26/2015

Third annual Best Friend's Bash at CHOP. (Credit: Justin Udo)

CHOP Gives Patients Chance To Play With Four-Legged Friends

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia held its third annual Best Friend’s Bash Wednesday night.

07/23/2015

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PGW Launches Program To Help Customers Become More Energy Efficient

It’s a series of programs, rebates and financial incentives designed to help customers conserve energy and save money.

07/21/2015

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Protesters In Philadelphia Stand In Solidarity With The People Of Greece

On Wednesday, some folks in Philadelphia took a stand for the citizens of Greece who are facing some very tough economic times.

07/15/2015

The Philadelphia Housing Authority opens a  new complex in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city. (Credit: Justin Udo)

Philadelphia Housing Authority Opens New Complex In Strawberry Mansion

It’s the first housing construction project the agency has done in more than three years.

07/14/2015

(Photo Credit: KYW's Justin Udo)

Mayor Nutter Speaks At NAACP National Convention

NAACP Chairman Roslyn Brock talked about the freedoms guaranteed to American people in the Constitution, and how their organization has worked to make sure black Americans also have these rights.

07/13/2015

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Delco Man Charged After Uploaded Child Porn Traced To His Smartphone, Say Police

Authorities say 49-year-old Mark Chamberlain of Media, Pa. had pornography depicting children as young as five years of age.

07/09/2015

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Mobile Pet Care Truck Making Stops Throughout City Of Camden

Stacie Dabolt with the Animal Welfare Association says their mobile unit gives low cost and sometimes free vaccines, as well as spay and neutering procedures.

07/08/2015

Collingswood, New Jersey. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Dry South Jersey Town Inches Closer To Allowing Craft Breweries

Collingswood Mayor Jim Maley says seeing that they are a dry town, at first, some restaurant owners were worried that these new establishments would be able to serve food and that would take business away from them.

07/07/2015

Paul Sherwin with Cavanaugh's Head House (credit: Justin Udo)

Women’s World Cup Brings In New Fans, More Money For Local Businesses

Vancouver, Canada is a long way from Philadelphia, but the U.S. Women’s soccer team has a lot of enthusiastic fans here — and that’s helping bar owners in the city score big.

07/05/2015

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Pop-Up Pool Opens In Philadelphia

Officials say they hope to implement the pop-up concept in other pools around the city.

07/01/2015

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