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.

 

Positively Philadelphia: Well-Known Dance Company Back In Town

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

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Positively Philadelphia: Bill Graham And The Rock & Roll Revolution

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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

Positively Philadelphia: Collingswood Baker Goes Hollywood

Al DiBartolo is one of the competitors on the Food Network’s new season of ‘Halloween Wars.’

10/02/2016

Positively Philadelphia: The Apollo Theater Comes To Philly

Hundreds lined up for a shot at stardom as the world famous New York Apollo Theater tryouts came to Philadelphia.

09/24/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Theatre Company’s Admission Is ‘Pay What You Decide’

At Azuka Theatre, patrons don’t pay anything until after the show.

09/18/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Residents Welcome At City Hotel

The Logan wants Philadelphians to see this hotel as their living room and their second home.

09/11/2016

Positively Philadelphia: ‘100 Things To Do In Philadelphia Before You Die’

The book is called “100 Things to Do in Philadelphia Before You Die,” but it’s much more than a guidebook for tourists. Author Irene Levy Baker says locals will find it interesting as well.

08/28/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Chef’s Journey From Trauma To Catering

Cooking was used to help him recover from TBI.

08/21/2016

Positively Philadelphia: The House Flavored Soda Built

One of the people who started flavored seltzer water used to live in Philadelphia, but you can still visit his house.

08/14/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Didinger Pens Play About Lifelong Friendship

It’s about his lifelong relationship with former Eagles player Tommy McDonald.

07/30/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Bringing History To Life

Historic Philadelphia is looking for kids who like to write and tell stories.

07/17/2016

Positively Philadelphia: NextFab Teaches How To Make Anything

There are classes, a job bank and a chance to meet other people making amazing things.

06/25/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Valley Forge National Historical Park Remains A Hot Summer Destination For Many

In December of 1777, George Washington led a weary Continental army into Valley Forge, and for the next six months during a very difficult winter, the hills along the banks of the Schuylkill River would serve as the army’s home.

06/12/2016

Positively Philadelphia: Paying Tribute To Veterans On Memorial Day

On this Memorial Day, we pay tribute to our many area veterans.

05/29/2016

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