She has an extensive background in both television and radio. She comes to KYW Newsradio 1060 from WHYY-TV’s ”Delaware Tonight” program, where she was a part-time reporter. Before that, Suzanne worked as an anchor and reporter for WHYY-FM and Temple University’s radio station, WRTI-FM. She also served as a news intern at WPHL-TV’s, “WB17 News at 10.”
Monaghan received a bachelor of arts degree in journalism and public relations from Temple University. She worked as director of sales and marketing for a well-known local health services company, and at one time had her own corporate event management company.
But since childhood, Monaghan had wanted a career in broadcast journalism, so in 2001 she decided to make a career change. She returned to Temple University for a master’s degree in journalism and graduated in 2003 (with a 4.0 average) and received Temple’s “Top Scholar” award.
Monaghan is comfortable in a variety of reporting situations. She loves covering breaking news, but also enjoys producing creative pieces. She says she has never regretted her decision to enter this field, and considers working as an anchor and reporter an honor and a responsibility.
In her spare time Suzanne enjoys travel, music, and exercise. Suzanne is a lifelong resident of Delaware County, where she lives with her husband and her twin daughters.
A local author and exercise physiologist has written a new book highlighting a serious medical condition that can be brought on by overly-strenuous exercise.
The event was organized in part to bring attention to World Hunger Month.
The American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial is the first national memorial honoring disabled vets.
With more options in the Philadelphia area for places to gamble, many people say there is no need to head to Atlantic City.
PECO is continuing it’s investigation into the cause of a gas odor reported in several nearby counties.
Multi-platinum selling artist Josh Groban makes his Mann Center debut on August 27th with The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia.
The Walk to Victory over Paralysis kicked off Saturday morning at the Magee Rehabilitation Hospital’s clinic on Columbus Boulevard. The event raises money for the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation and part of the money goes toward funding patient treatment.
The Haddonfield Crafts and Fine Art Festival returns for its 22nd year, July 12th and 13th.
The family is hoping their story will encourage other families to consider organ donation.
There is a boil water advisory and water conservation notice in effect for residents of Sellersville Borough and West Rockhill Township in Bucks County.
The Mann Center presents Il Volo with the Philadelphia Orchestra on June 26th.
The drop in U.S. savings bond sales has a lot to do with the drop in interest rates.
Philadelphia City Council is considering a bill that would give protections to new mothers in Philadelphia who pump breast milk after returning to work.
Now through November 30th, The Philadelphia Museum of Art will showcase some 80s Patrick Kelly designs in a retrospective called “Runway of Love.”