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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Drexel University Encourages Employees To Stand Up For Their Health

Research shows that sitting at a desk all day is bad for your health. Drexel University is offering a way for full-time employees to get out of their chairs.


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New Group Offers Women With Heart Disease Support, Information In South Jersey

Women with heart disease can now get the information they need and the support they lack at WomenHeart at Virtua in New Jersey.


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Local Hypnotist Teams Up With Group Helping Abused Women And Children

A local hypnotist is putting on a show to raise awareness and money for Laurel House which helps abused women and children.


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Rowan University Students Encourage Young Girls To Pursue Engineering

22-year-old Megan DeGeorge is a mechanical engineering student at Rowan University and co-founder of ‘Think Like A Girl’ activity kits.


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‘Give Kids A Smile’ Day Is Coming Up

Children need to see a dentist and give kids a smile lets them do that for free.



New Year, Same Debt: Tips To Get Finances In Order

Time to get out all those bills, write down how much you owe and what interest rate is being charged, says Lesley Katz, a CPA in Lower Gwynnedd, Montgomery County.


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Winter Storm Causing Cancellations Everywhere, Including Funeral Homes

Rescheduled is the word of the day in obituaries.


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New Survey Shows Bed Bugs On The Rise In Philly

A new survey has the city ranking quite high when it comes to critter infestations.



Winning Powerball Jackpot Could Be More Than Most Bargain For

The Powerball jackpot has climbed to a record-shattering $1.5 billion for Wednesday night’s drawing. As you dream of all the fun you’ll have with the winnings, remember, there’s always a down side.


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FDA-Approved Defibrillator Vest Provides Alternative To Surgically Implanted Device

The FDA recently approved a wearable defibrillator to protect children at risk for sudden cardiac arrest.


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Cost Of Insulin Rising In Recent Years

The cost of insulin has been rising in recent years.


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Some Shops Offering Sales On Winter Gear Due To Mild Weather

Another warm, wet day in the area and local ski shops are wondering what to do with all that cold weather gear.


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Items Left Behind At Phila. Airport To Be Sold Online

The first batch of goods for auction includes golf clubs, a chess set, souvenirs and a trophy.


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What To Avoid At The Holiday Table

As you gather around the table this Christmas, it might be a good idea to watch what you say and do to keep the festival bright.


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Sharing Financial Wisdom With Younger Family Members Over The Holidays

As we gather at the holidays, it’s a great time to discuss financial wisdom with younger family members.




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