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.


Fans cheer on the US women's national soccer team as they played the semi-final match against Germany on Tuesday night. (Credit: Justin Udo)

Fans In Philadelphia Celebrate US Women’s National Soccer Team Semi-Final Win Over Germany

When The US women’s team clenched their victory over Germany, just about all of the 300 fans packed into Fado’s Irish pub in Center City erupted with joy.


(credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Officials In Upper Darby Hold Community Safety Meeting

Upper Darby Police held a town hall meeting at a diner Monday evening to help people learn what they can do to stay safe over the summer.


(Photo by Justin Udo)

Start of Korean War, 65 Years Ago, Marked at Philadelphia Memorial

In front of Philadelphia’s Korean war memorial, at Front and Dock Streets in Society Hill, veterans of the United States and Korean armed forces reflected on their service.


Storm damage along Route 1 in Delaware County. (Credit: Jan Carabeo)

PECO Working Around The Clock To Restore Power To Residents

PECO says it’s an all hands on deck effort as they work to restore electricity.


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Five Leaders Honored At KYW Newsradio’s Annual Women’s Achievement Awards

Patricia DeCarlo, the executive director of the Norris Square Community Alliance in North Philadelphia, was one of the honorees who was recognized during Tuesday night’s 6th annual award ceremony.


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Albino Children Mutilated in Tanzania Getting New Prosthetic Limbs at a Philadelphia Hospital

Some mutilated children who had been victimized in their home country of Tanzania are now in Philadelphia, receiving treatment for their horrific injuries.


(credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Planners Ask For The Public’s Input As They Look To Redevelop The Area Around 30th Street Station

Developers are looking for feedback on how to improve the area around 30th Street Station and they are asking for the public’s help.


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At Free Library Of Philadelphia, Class Offers Tips On How To Incorporate Seasonal Produce Into Everyday Cooking

Culinary literacy took center stage at the Free Library of Philadelphia Tuesday night.


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Old City District In Philadelphia Asks For Public’s Help As They Look To Make Improvements In Their Neighborhood

The Old City District in Philadelphia is asking for public input as they look to make improvements to their neighborhood.


(The Eagles' mascot "Swoop," accompanied by Rocky and Ben Franklin reenactors, poses for a snapshot at one of Visit Philly's new photo spots, this one outside the Visitors' Center on Independence Mall.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Philadelphia Tourism Agency Creates Scenic Photo Ops For Visiting Tourists

The photogenic props include giant XOXO letters, a bicycle-built-for-three mounted on a stand, and oversized Adirondack chairs.


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Philadelphia Police And Youth From Around The City Talk About What Can Be Done To Strengthen Community Relations

During a police and youth forum Wednesday at City Hall, both sides came together to discuss how they can make their plans for a better future a reality.


(File photo: The 2013 Diner en Blanc. Credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW)

Potential Guests Test Secret Picnic Menu, Find Out Final Date

This year’s Dîner en Blanc takes place Thursday, August 20th.


(Photo credit: Justin Udo)

Local Church Brings Community Together During National Black Music Month

A few dozen people packed onto the lawn of The Mt. Airy United Fellowship church to hear different local musicians perform.


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Graduation Day For Dozens Of New Police Officers Hitting The Streets Of Southern New Jersey

Southern New Jersey has 68 new police officers who are fresh out of the academy and ready to patrol the roads.


The garden, which was constructed using sustainable practices and re-purposed materials, stays open through October 1, 2015. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Pop-Up Garden Opens In South Philadelphia

A pop-up garden springs to life in the heart of South Philadelphia.