Justin Udo

(Justin Udo.)

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.


(credit: Justin Udo)

Thousands Gather For Annual Delaware River Crossing Re-enactment

A Christmas tradition that honors America’s roots.


(Credit: Immanuel Mennonite Church)

Pastor Sets Out To Make All Americans Feel Welcome

His brightly colored lawn signs say “no matter where you’re from we’re glad you’re our neighbor.”


(credit: Justin Udo)

Vigil Held To Remember Homeless, Formerly Homeless Philadelphians Who Died In 2016

Dozens of people gathered with candles and remembrance signs Wednesday evening at Thomas Paine Plaza in Center City to honor homeless and formerly homeless Philadelphians who passed away this past year.


Photo credit: KYW's Kristen Johanson

Camden Police Officers Spread Christmas Cheer To Local Children

Officers even dressed up as Santa and Mrs. Clause and took pictures with the children.


(credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Families Lose Homes, Cherished Dog As Fire Rips Through NE Philadelphia Duplex

Two families are displaced and a beloved pet is dead after a fire rips through a duplex in North East Philadelphia.


Photo credit: KYW's Justin Udo

Citizens Bank Employees Pack Needed Care Packages For Local Residents

On Thursday Citizens Bank employees gave some special Christmas care packages to dozens of families in need.


(credit: Justin Udo)

Rowan University’s Engineering Clinic Project Takes Flight

Students took part in a competition Monday where they constructed paper helicopters and dropped them from the balcony of the Rowan Hall atrium to see whose could stay in the air the longest.



Local Pop Warner Football Team Brings Home National Championship… Again

The raiders won their championship game against the Santa Clara lions 42-0.


(credit: Justin Udo)

Camden Police Expand Kindergarten Reading Program

A big step forward for community policing in Camden County.


(credit: Justin Udo)

Campbell’s, Salvation Army Join Forces For Camden Holiday Dinner

Two local organizations team up to host a holiday dinner for more than 300 residents in Camden.


(credit: Justin Udo)

Philadelphia Gets Its First Vertical Neighborhood

The 830,000 square-foot FMC Tower in University City is the new home of a luxury hotel and apartment hybrid.


(credit: Justin Udo)

Eagles Host Competition Combining Football With Robots

Students from four different high schools gathered at the Nova Care Center as robots that their groups constructed competed in agility, throwing accuracy, and kicking drills.


(credit: CBS 3)

Toll Bros. Hopes To Double Height Of Planned Jewelers Row Condo Project

Toll Brothers is hoping to double in height its plan Jewelers Row condo project.


CANNON BALL, ND - DECEMBER 04:  Native American and other activists celebrate after learning an easement had been denied for the Dakota Access Pipeline at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the edge of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation on December 4, 2016 outside Cannon Ball, North Dakota. The US Army Corps of Engineers announced today that it will not grant an easement to the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under a lake on the Sioux Tribes Standing Rock reservation, ending a  months-long standoff.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Local Standing Rock Supporters Positive, But Cautious About Pipeline Halt

Despite the move, a pipeline protest went on as scheduled Sunday night in Philadelphia.




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