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.
The three-day government shutdown is over thanks to a temporary spending bill, and that means people can once again visit some of Philadelphia’s historical sites.
The Philadelphia Fire Department is issuing a kitchen safety checklist for businesses as they cook up dishes for Center City District Restaurant Week.
The Government shutdown has dampened the plans of tourists visiting Philadelphia who want an up close look at some places in Independence National Historical Park.
Abandoned buildings and blighted property line Frankford Avenue, but one of those deserted lots is being brought back to life.
A sign making party was held Wednesday as protesters gear up for a momentous march in Philadelphia.
In Moorisville, Bucks County the Delaware River is drawing attention from spectators as the river is frozen all the way to New Jersey and many are leaving in awe.
More than a thousand volunteers honored the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King on Monday by helping to transform a high school in Northeast Philadelphia.
The Trump administration’s plans to permit drilling for oil in coastal waters, such as those at the Jersey Shore, is meeting bi-partisan resistance in the Garden State.
Philadelphia schools get some help in their effort to expose their students to the arts.
Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help in locating three persons of interest in the shooting death of a man at a gas station in December.
The 360 Strategy is a three-pronged approach to fighting opioid abuse by having law enforcement, hospitals, and the community leaders work together.
First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School is challenging its students to stand up against bullying.
On New Year’s Day, AAA mid-Atlantic says they received more than 1,000 calls for battery service.
It was the celebration of Kwanzaa Wednesday at the African-American Museum in Philadelphia — with an emphasis on yoga and drumming.
Kwanzaa is a Pan-African holiday that honors family, community, and culture, during a week of ceremonies and celebrations.
There are any number of reasons people may opt to leave the house on Christmas and go catch a movie.
Peter Slavin with Ice Sculpture Philly worked his magic with a chainsaw, as he gave onlookers a class in the art.
The Sixers teamed up with an organization that works with at-risk youth, and some of the kids got a special treat!
Police say parents should not leave their kids unattended and use the mall as a daycare center, because things can escalate quickly.
Candy canes, ice sculptures, Santa Claus, and reindeer are all part of the North Pole to North Philly Christmas Toy Giveaway.
“It warms my heart,” said Officer Myisha Allen. “I love giving back to the kids, doing stuff for the kids. Just to see the smiles on their faces is touching, it’s priceless.”
Procrastinators can breathe a sigh of relief if they’re looking to get Christmas gifts to their destination in time for the holiday.
In an effort to lure parents into their stores, the Cherry Hill mall has a special Santa experience for their kids.
There’s a call from education groups for Philadelphia officials to use new standards as they select members for a new school board.
The study focuses on 800 black teens and young adults from fiscally poor communities in New York , St. Louis, Washington D.C. and Philadelphia.
Health care policy took center stage Wednesday in Philadelphia as experts looked at prominent questions surrounding American health care.
Last month, the School Reform Commission voted to dissolve itself, and the decision is expected to be approved by the State Secretary of Education.
A local group is calling on federal officials to increase support and help for the people of Puerto Rico following this year’s hurricanes.
The Eagles won a big game, but paid for it with an injury to their star quarterback.
Solarize Philly is a citywide program aimed at helping all Philadelphians go solar at home.