Molly Daly

Molly DalyMolly attended Hallahan High School, LaSalle College, and Temple University, but left in her senior year.

A woman of exceptional vocal talents, Daly has worked delivering singing telegrams and performing in a rock band. She once worked as a backup singer for rock-and-roll legend Chuck Berry.

A lover of many kinds of music, she has also co-produced a video documentary on Sunset Park, a country music mecca in Southern Chester County. She interviewed bluegrass patriarch Bill Monroe, plus Kitty Wells and Johnny Wright, Marty Stuart, Riders in the Sky and others.

She first came to KYW to do “voiceover” announcements for the station, then moved into her anchor role two years later.

Television viewers have seen Daly on KYW-3′s “Ask the Experts” segments and on television commercials. She has also worked on the Philadelphia-based CBS Television series, “Hack,” and way back in 1981 she was an extra in the John Travolta movie “Blow Out.”

Daly is proud of her connection to one of Philadelphia’s most notable families: her mother and actress Grace Kelly (later the Princess of Monaco) were first cousins. Her paternal grandfather, T.A. Daly, was a columnist and poet whose “Rhymes and Ripples” column was a popular feature in the Evening Bulletin.

Molly is an avid birder, amateur naturalist, and fan of British folk-rock pioneers Fairport Convention, singer/songwriter/guitar god Richard Thompson, and English pop band XTC. A cat-lover,she also supports spay-neuter programs and the adoption of shelter animals.

Molly Daly has been a news anchor for KYW Newsradio since April, 1999. She honed her highly energetic style during a tenure of more than 7½ years at the television shopping channel “QVC.”

Connect with Molly Daly on Twitter: @ThisMollyDaly

(Credit: Molly Daly)

Raising Human Trafficking Awareness On Old City Sidewalk

This was part of the Red Sand Project — an exercise in activism through public art.

11/20/2016

Photo credit: KYW's Molly Daly

A Special Gift Under City Hall Christmas Tree

To place the first ornament, Mayor Kenney took a ride in a lift bucket wrapped like a present Thursday afternoon.

11/17/2016

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Event At West Chester University Aims At Sparking Girls’ Love Of Science

West Chester University is holding a special event for girls this weekend called Super Science Saturday.

11/16/2016

(A body camera worn by an Evesham Township, NJ police officer.  File photo by Cleve Bryan/ CBS3)

Cherry Hill Police Launch Body Cam Program

Cherry Hill Police Chief William Monaghan says every officer in the department wears a body cam while on duty.

11/14/2016

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NJ Police Officer Charged With Sexual Assault, Harassment

A Bridgeton, New Jersey police officer has been charged with sexual offenses.

11/14/2016

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SEPTA Introducing New ‘Travel Wallet’

“It’s a feature you can use on your SEPTA Key Card,” said SEPTA spokesman Andrew Busch

11/13/2016

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 27:  A perigee full moon, or supermoon, is seen last year. (Photo by Aubrey Gemignani/NASA via Getty Images)

Monday’s Supermoon Will Be Extra Special

Monday’s supermoon will actually be super-duper.

11/11/2016

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Graffiti Combining Nazi Symbolism With Pro-Trump Sentiments Found In South Philly

The word “TRUMP” was found on the side of a building in South Philadelphia but it appears the “T” was replaced with a swastika symbol.

11/09/2016

(credit: Molly Daly)

A Special Day Of Beauty For Homeless Women In Philadelphia

A Christian organization that serves the homeless provided beauty services Monday to needy women at the group’s West Philadelphia location.

11/07/2016

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Philadelphia’s Veterans Day Parade Celebrates Those That Served

The city’s second annual Veterans Day parade took place Sunday.

11/06/2016

Congressman John Lewis talks with 13-year-old Nocqui Howard (credit: Molly Daly)

Library Visit Brings Boy Face To Face With Civil Rights Icon

U.S. Congressman and civil rights activist John Lewis paid a visit to the Cecil B. Moore branch of the Free Library Monday afternoon for a book signing where he stopped to share his experiences with a 13-year-old boy.

10/31/2016

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Philadelphia Police Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting

It’s desk work for now for two Philadelphia police officers who fired on an armed robbery suspect Saturday.

10/30/2016

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Police ID Victim Killed In Chester County Fire

Authorities are now investigating what sparked the fatal fire.

10/26/2016

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SNAP Raises New Concern’s Over Priest’s Link To Controversial Organization

Members of Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests held a silent protest in front of archdiocesan headquarters in Center City Monday afternoon to demand answers from Archbishop Charles Chaput.

10/24/2016

Kids at a previous Spooky Creature Feature. (credit: Wagner Free Institute of Science)

Wagner Free Institute To Host Celebration Of Bones

The Wagner Free Institute of Science in North Philadelphia holds its annual Halloween celebration on Saturday.

10/20/2016

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