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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 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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Walnut Lane Bridge To Close For Five-Month Renovation Project

The shutdown starts Friday night as crews continue a $14.7 million renovation project on the bridge that stretches across Wissahickon Creek.


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Comic Book Made In Philadelphia Hits Shelves

It contains stories from various creators.


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Member Of Villanova Basketball Team That Won In 1985 Excited For Possible 2nd Championship

Pinone now works for Villanova and holds the title of senior director of advancement for men’s basketball.


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Philly Christian Group Uses Easter As Chance To Feed Less Fortunate

As many Christians around the Delaware Valley sit down to a festive Easter dinner, one local group is making sure there is a place at the holiday table for some of those in need.


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Bourbon Battle Between Philly Bars Benefits Animal Care Organization

Nearly 200 people packed into The Trestle Inn Wednesday evening for the ‘4th Annual Bourbon Battle.’


School District of Philadelphia headquarters, near Broad and Spring Garden Streets.  (File photo by Mike DeNardo)

School District Of Philadelphia Recruiting Educators, Looking To Fill Nearly 1,000 Positions

The School District of Philadelphia is courting and recruiting educators from across the region to come there and teach.


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Students Face Off In Competition For National History Day

Abraham Lincoln High School junior Jaime Rivera’s group project was on the history of climate change.


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Protesters Against Temple University Football Stadium Assemble Outside Board Of Trustees Meeting

Protesters stood outside of Temple’s Board of Trustees meeting voicing their disdain with the university for looking into constructing a 126 million dollar stadium.


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St. Patrick’s Day In Philadelphia Is Going To The Dogs….And Cats

The Pennsylvania SPCA is using St. Patrick’s Day to promote pet adoption. A week long event gives participants a chance to rack up some big savings towards their pet purchase.


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2 Local Universities Contributing To Concussion, Head Trauma Research

Temple and the University of Pennsylvania are taking part in the ground breaking, multi-million dollar study.


School District of Philadelphia headquarters, near Broad and Spring Garden Streets.  (File photo by Mike DeNardo)

$7M Plan To ‘Turn Around’ Poorly Performing Schools In Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia is investing millions of dollars in a plan to “turn around” some of their worst performing schools.


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Lovely Weather! People Take Advantage Along Kelly Drive

The unseasonably warm weather we’re having in the Delaware Valley is giving us a chance to break free from winter hibernation and enjoy the outdoors.


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Famous Philadelphia Vietnam War Memorial Vandalized In Center City

Officials are looking for vandals who they say caused about a thousand dollars worth of damage to Philadelphia’s Vietnam Memorial.


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Legendary Tennis Coach Serves Some Inspiring Advice To Young Players

But while teaching a tennis clinic with kids at the Gesu school in West Philadelphia he said he finds it most rewarding being able to introduce tennis to kids who otherwise would have never played the game.


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Wawa Opens First CNG Fueling Station At South Jersey Store

Wawa opened its first compressed natural gas fueling station at its store in Paulsboro, New Jersey.




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