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.
A favorite Philadelphia son who died in 2006, after a battle with Leukemia is now being honored in a way that’s uniquely Philadelphian.
A food co-op breaks ground in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.
Discrimination from establishments in the Gayborhood is an issue minorities in the LGBTQ community have faced for years.
A few former Philadelphia Eagles players bring some of the NFL Draft festivities from the Parkway to sick kids stuck in the hospital during the big event.
From tombstone vandalism, to harassment, and threats Anti-Semitic hate crimes in Pennsylvania and New Jersey see a double digit surge according to a national audit.
A Central North Philadelphia ribbon cutting, nearly two decades in the making, gives senior citizens a recreation center to finally call their own.
Some of Philadelphia’s littlest residents learned a big lesson by designing and painting their own community mural as part of the Painting For Prevention Project.
A day to remember the people who died in the Holocaust, and those who survived.
Stop-and-go’s are usually corner stores or gas stations that have liquor or restaurant licenses.
A march in the name of science is slated to take over the streets of Center City Philadelphia on Saturday as part of a World Earth Day celebration.
A caravan of limousines dropped off many of the people participating in the 15th annual Human Services Foundation Spring Gala at a ball room in East Norriton.
Some city kids get a feel for country life, all in the name of education as Spring is sheep shearing season where their wool is cut, and put to use.
A nine-year-old Philadelphia boy is dedicating his time and money to help kids going through a tough time have a happy Easter.
A conversation held Wednesday evening at a Center City law firm focused on how Philadelphia can become a national leader in prison reform and reentry.
For many of the people who have been trapped between home and work barely getting a chance to take in the sun, they are hoping Tuesday was the start of warmer things to come.
During Operation Breathing Room more than 200 cats and dogs were rescued from Puerto Rico.
This year marked the 20th annual Philadelphia Cherry Blossom Festival.
A member of Philadelphia basketball royalty got a homecoming fit for a queen.
More than 200 seniors from schools all over the county were honored Wednesday night at the 19th annual Best of the Class Awards.
Today is National Hug a news person day, so KYW’s Justin Udo set out to see if Philadelphians would show a news guy some love.
One of Philadelphia’s historic school buildings is getting a multi-million dollar facelift.
On Sunday night, Staley won an NCAA National Championship as the head coach of the South Carolina women’s basketball team.
For the last 17 years, volunteers with the Jewish Relief Agency have spent one Sunday a month preparing boxes of food, and delivering them to the less fortunate.
A local expert weighs in on President Trump’s orders to curb government enforcement of climate regulations.
‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ band director John Batiste was honored at City Hall Monday for his music and the outreach work he has done in Philadelphia.
Some of the sword fighting that’s seen on the hit HBO medieval fantasy drama can be seen Sunday mornings at Clark Park.
They’re currently hosting a conference with other schools to discuss how they can do that.
Former district attorney Lynne Abraham did not mince words when asked what she thinks should be the current DA’s next move.
A water main break in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood has left the street divided and residents worried about its future.
NFL alumni team up, to teach kids life skills, by cooking some tasty meals.