She joined the station in October 2005 as a desk assistant, where she worked behind the scenes on story production, including as producer for a one-on-one interview with presidential candidate Barack Obama.
Melony is also the executive producer of hearPHILLY.com, an online radio station dedicated to fun in the city.
A native of Camden, NJ, Melony received a bachelor’s degree in communications from Seton Hall University. She is a member of Alpha Gamma Delta sorority and the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ).
Melony is a pop culture enthusiast who in her spare time enjoys reading, traveling, shopping, live music, and watching TV. She resides in the Philadelphia area.
“I’m kind of like a dinosaur but I recognize this a great way to reach people and communicate with people,” he said.
The 12-hour Google Hangout event was like a telethon in your web browser.
A Chester county funeral director is using social media to encourage conversations about death and shine a light on the funeral industry.
Loews Hotel & Resorts have rolled out a new booking process that takes place on an entirely new platform — Twitter!
Located in the nation’s most historic square, Kimpton’s Hotel Monaco has been open for one year.
The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau launched two social media campaigns for the month of November designed to promote the city here and across the pond.
A teen faces charges of witness intimidation and terroristic threats in connection with a social media account that revealed the names of victims and witnesses in criminal cases, police said.
The Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau regularly hosts trips to Philadelphia by overseas bloggers, hoping for good press back in their home countries.
The top cop at SEPTA has taken to the social network to help serve and protect its riders, with a little bit of an attitude.
Itzhak Perlman returns to Philadelphia to perform with The Philadelphia Orchestra in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center.
In spite of the historic outrage over the issue, people are still wearing blackface as part of their Halloween costume.
The Irish have won three state titles, seven sectional titles and 10 conference titles during Jim Crawford’s reign as head coach.
“There was a problem updating your status. Please try again later,” was the error message that popped up whenever Facebook users attempted to update their status, post comments, send messages, or post photos.
Whether you’ve just started dating or have just broken up, social media can be your best friend or worst enemy.
“Humans of Philadelphia” is a series of street portraits where the subjects candidly answer personal questions