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Lynne Adkins

If you’ve listened to radio in the Delaware Valley, the odds are pretty good that you’ve heard Lynne Adkins. Lynne is a reporter and anchor for KYW Newsradio.

Although she’s been a member of the KYW Newsradio family for more than two decades, her voice has also been heard on radio stations WMGK, WPEN, WFIL, WIP (where she was both assistant news director and a talk show host), WHYY-FM, WCOJ in Coatesville, WBUX in Levittown, Pa., and on country station WXTU, where she was news director.

Lynne Adkins grew up in the Delaware Valley and graduated from Temple University with a degree in radio, television, and film.

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Ways To Give This Holiday Season

If spending money is a problem, donate your time and skills, that won’t cost a thing.


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Local Students Get Helping Hand With College Tuition

The W.W. Smith Charitable Trust has given Delaware Valley University more than $63,000.


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New App Helps Cardiac Patients Get Help They Need At Home

Cardiac rehabilitation is time-consuming. The phone app Movn is giving certain patients the chance to do much of the work at home.


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Are Monsters Real? Possibly, But Not How You’d Expect.

It’s the season of the ghoul and the question remains: are vampires, zombies, and wolf men fact, or fiction?


Samantha DeCapua is recognized for completing Cadet Summer Training at U.S. Army Fort Knox on Saturday, August 8, 2015. (U.S. Army Photo by William Kolb)

Local Student Named One Of The Top ROTC Cadets In Nation

She’s number four out of more than five thousand seniors on this year’s order of merit list.


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Open Space In Chester County Will Remain

Bryn Coed Farm — a tract of land owned by the heirs to the Luden cough drop fortune — is being sold to the Natural Lands Trust


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Caregiving Can Cause Big Financial Burden, Study Shows

We know that caring for a loved one takes an emotional toll, but it takes a financial one, as well.


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Local Researchers Receive 24-Million Dollar Grant

He said the research could lead to improvements in crop management and sustainability and help lead to advances in cancer prevention and wound care.


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Volunteer Program Aims To Help Mental Health Of Hospitalized Seniors

Hospitals are not always safe or friendly to senior citizens — but a local program is aimed at changing that.


Julie Hensler-Cullen. Director of Quality and Education at Moss Rehab with patient Rachel Shandler. (credit: Lynne Adkins)

Moss Rehab Program Aims To Teach People Proper Disability Etiquette

The Moss Rehab program called ‘It’s Just Respect’ features videos and tips to avoid those uncomfortable moments when you do the wrong thing.


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Not All Cosmetic Surgery Lasts A Lifetime

What we may not know is that not all of those procedures are one and done.


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Credit Card Agreements: Do You Read, Understand Them?

Nearly half of us refuse to read those lengthy agreements.


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Reducing Your Monthly Gas Bills In Philadelphia

If you live in Philadelphia, switching natural gas suppliers to save money isn’t an option.


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Steamy, Dry Summer Not Ideal For Fall Leaf Season

It’s been a hot, dry summer and many trees have already begun dropping their leaves. So how will the conditions impact the leaf colors this fall?


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When Is A Good Time To Get A Flu Shot?

She said anyone 6-months and older should be vaccinated.




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