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Lauren Lipton

lipton lauren side Lauren LiptonLauren Lipton is “at the editor’s desk” for KYW Newsradio listeners every weekday morning.

A reporter, anchor, and editor for KYW Newsradio for decades, Lipton’s voice is well known to KYW listeners from her “Positively Philadelphia!” reports heard Sundays and Mondays.

Before joining Newsradio, Lipton was a reporter, producer, and ultimately executive editor for CBS 3 (KYW-TV).

Longtime radio listeners in the Delaware Valley will remember her newscasts on WFIL Radio, one of the most successful “Top 40” radio stations in the country at the time, where she was the station’s first female anchor.

She has won numerous awards for her journalism work including a special commendation from President Ronald Reagan for her news series on volunteerism, an Associated Press award for best television newscast, and two Emmy nominations.

In 2013 she was named “senior editor” at KYW Newsradio in recognition the expertise she brings to the newsroom and our broadcasts.

In addition to her work at KYW, Lipton is a part-time faculty member at Temple University, where she has taught since 1989. She has also taught at the University of Pennsylvania, and has been named to the Hall of Fame of Temple University’s School of Communications and Theatre.

A New York City native, Lipton holds a bachelor’s degree in radio, television, and film from Temple University. She lives in center city Philadelphia.

 

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Positively Philadelphia: Bucks County

It’s fall and there is so much going on around the area. 

10/15/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Airline Magazine Shines Spotlight On Philly

American Way is the in-flight magazine for American Airlines, and in this month’s issue Philadelphia shines bright. 

10/08/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Germantown Festival

This coming Saturday you’re invited to the revolutionary Germantown Festival with battle reenactments and much more. 

10/01/2017

Positively Philadelphia: 1st Annual CiderFest Comes To Fairmount Park

This coming Saturday Sept. 30, a first of its kind event is happening in Fairmount Park. It’s the first annual CiderFest. 

09/23/2017

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Positively Philadelphia: Tom Reing

Theater is a big thing in Philadelphia and every year it gets bigger. 

09/17/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Philadelphia Honey Festival

The Philadelphia Honey Festival is coming up.

09/03/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Opera Philadelphia

Positively Philadelphia: Opera Philadelphia

If you think the fun is over once summer ends there is a major event coming to Philadelphia. 

08/20/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Andrew Wyeth Retrospective At Brandywine River Museum Of Art

The Andrew Wyeth  Retrospective going on at the Brandywine River Museum of Art in Chadds Ford is really something to see.

08/02/2017

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Positively Philadelphia: A Criminal Defense By Lawyer Bill Myers Jr. 

A criminal defense is a fast selling legal thriller on Amazon written by Philadelphia lawyer Bill Myers Jr. 

07/30/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Museum of the American Revolution

The Museum of the American Revolution is now open at 3rd and Chestnut Streets in Philadelphia.

04/23/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Longwood Gardens’ New Fountain

A jewel of an attraction is about to shine even brighter.

04/09/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Historical Houses

Spring is here, and along with it so many things to do, especially at the historical houses around the area.

04/01/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Lew Klein

This coming week, Temple University’s School of Media and Communication will be renamed to honor a man who is not just part of the tapestry of Philadelphia, but a man who helped weave it. 

03/24/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Charles Sheeler Exhibit

Charles Sheeler grew up in Philadelphia, worked and lived for a time in Doylestown, and, on March 18th, some of his work rarely seen is coming to the Michener Museum in a new exhibit: “Fashion, Photography, and Sculptural Form.”

03/12/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Ralph Lawton

He is only a freshman in pre-med at Duke, and already has been published for his high school research.

03/05/2017

Positively Philadelphia: The Bucks County Playhouse

The Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope is getting ready for its 2017 season, and it has quite a history, going back to 1939.

02/26/2017

Positively Philadelphia: 2017 NFL Draft

For the first time since 1960, the NFL Draft is coming back to Philadelphia, and it’s going to be quite a party.

02/19/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Valentine’s At McGillin’s

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, people take a moment to remember where they met their sweetheart.

02/12/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Philly For Tourists

When you plan a trip, most people go to the internet to check out what a city offers.

02/05/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Joslyn Ewart

Joslyn Ewart was in her 50s when her husband’s cancer reoccurred, and he died a short time later. She wanted to honor him.

01/29/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Dranoff Properties

Dranoff Properties’ One Riverside high-rise residences is the first new construction of its kind in Center City since the financial market meltdown of 2008.

01/22/2017

Positively Philadelphia: Philly Holiday Tree

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philly’s new holiday tree is both a labor of love and a work of art. David Korins, who was the designer behind Broadway’s “Hamilton,” TV’s “Grease Live,” and has worked with people […]

12/11/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Drone Dancing

Dancers and drones are not something that usually go together, but beginning this Wednesday, they will

12/04/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Made In Philadelphia Holiday Market

The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market at Dilworth Park has vendors from all over the area.

11/25/2016

Positively Philadelphia: WWI And American Art

There are beautiful patriotic images, war posters, and John Singer Sargent’s monumental painting, “Gassed,” on loan from London.

11/20/2016

Positively Philadelphia: LightPlay

There’s a new addition to Philadelphia’s world class public art collection.

11/13/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Wyck Historical House And Garden

Historic jewels twinkle all over Philadelphia, and one of them is the Wyck House at 6026 Germantown Avenue.

11/06/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Well-Known Dance Company Back In Town

After more than a decade, the Martha Graham Dance Company is coming back to Philadelphia.

10/29/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Bill Graham And The Rock & Roll Revolution

You don’t want to miss this exhibit at the National Museum of American Jewish History.

10/23/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Students Are Free At Small Business Marketing Summit

Kennedy said the conference brings together many experts, and also a “Shark Tank,” style competition open to anyone.

10/09/2016

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