Suzanne Monaghan

monaghan new1 Suzanne MonaghanSuzanne Monaghan joined the KYW Newsradio team as an anchor and reporter in March, 2006.

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.

Camp Offers Free Summer Fun For Kids With A Parent Affected By Cancer

A summer camp run by student volunteers from the University of Pennsylvania provides a fun-filled week for children with a parent affected by cancer.

03/23/2018

HPV Vaccination Lags Behind Other Adolescent Vaccines In Philadelphia Region, Report Finds

In the Philadelphia area, less than half of all children 11 to 13 years of age got the vaccine that protects against the cancer-causing virus.

02/17/2018

Red Cross Offers Tips To Avoid Spread Of Flu At Super Bowl 2018 Parties

Eagles fever is the only fever you want for the Super Bowl.

02/03/2018

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One Year After His Death, Tim Piazza’s Parents Release Cautionary Letter To College Students

On the one-year anniversary of the death of Penn State student Tim Piazza, his parents are on a mission to stop hazing.

02/01/2018

Puppy From Delaware County Shelter To Compete In Puppy Bowl

Dragonfly, the Beagle mix who plays for team Rough had rough beginnings.

01/26/2018

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Eagles Playoff Game Already Big Win For Philly-Area Caterers

Fans aren’t the only one’s gearing up for Saturday’s Eagle’s game. Some caterers are getting a rush of orders for those game-day parties.

01/10/2018

Trump Administration Scales Back Fines Against Nursing Homes

Some advocates for nursing home residents say the revised penalties are weakening an important patient-safety tool.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/06/2018

‘Tis The Season…For Head Lice

The holiday season brings with it an increased risk of getting head lice.

12/22/2017

Tips For Dealing With Unwanted Holiday Gifts

One-third of holiday gifts end up being returned, according to the National Retail Federation.

12/22/2017

Senator Casey Pushes To Have Funding For CHIP Restored

Pennsylvania Democratic Senator Bob Casey is urging Congress to refund the Children’s Health Insurance Program. 

12/13/2017

PPA Relaunches Popular Parking App

Meter Up allows users to pay by phone for public parking.

12/11/2017

Results Of Philadelphia Parking Authority Audit Released

Following a year-long investigation, the Auditor General released his findings Thursday regarding mismanagement, harassment, and discrimination at the Philadelphia Parking Authority.

12/07/2017

Police Issue Tips For Safe Shopping During Holidays

Black Friday marks the official beginning of the holiday shopping season and police have some safety tips to help make sure a Grinch doesn’t steal your Christmas.

11/23/2017

Windy Weather Delays West Chester Fire Investigation

Officials are still trying to account for all the residents and staff.

11/19/2017

Honoring Those Who Have Served At Annual Veteran’s Day Parade In Philadelphia

The parade kicked off at City Hall and made its way down Market Street.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/05/2017

New Jersey State Parks Do Away With ‘Yurts’

Attention campers in New Jersey. A change is coming to the accommodations at state parks.

10/20/2017

Expert Speaks On The Health Risks Of Mold

The mold discovered in some area schools is raising concerns among parents.

10/12/2017

Pennsylvanians Raise A Glass As October Marks Wine Month

Many wineries harvest their grapes in October so visitors can see the wine making process from grape to glass.

KYW Newsradio 1060–09/30/2017

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Google Launches Internet Safety Program

Google has launched an Internet safety program for kids and their parents.

09/16/2017

University Of The Sciences Takes Steps To Increase Enrollment

The university is building a new residence hall to replace the old facility, they’ve restructured their tuition for undergraduates and reduced it for professional programs beginning fall 2018.

09/09/2017

Burlington County Animal Shelter Takes In Dogs Rescued From Hurricane Harvey

Ten dogs from the flood-ravaged Houston area are now at the shelter.

09/09/2017

Mural Arts Program Looking For Local Artists For Ben Franklin Bridge Murals

The Mural Arts Program is partnering with the Delaware River Port Authority to create two murals on a portion of the Ben Franklin Bridge.

08/12/2017

This Summer, Don’t Forget Your Sunglasses

While you’re soaking up the summer sun, remember to protect your eyes and wear sunglasses.

08/11/2017

Coast Guard Introduces Mobile App That Could Just Save Your Life

The Coast Guard Mobile app is your virtual first mate.

KYW Newsradio 1060–08/04/2017

Police Search For Man Stealing Car Batteries Out Of Jeeps

Surveillance video from June 20th shows a man getting out of the driver’s side of a Honda Civic with a PA license plate number of JTN1733.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/25/2017

Elon Musk Receives ‘Verbal Approval’ To Build Hyperloop

The Hyperloop is a high-speed, underground transportation system that could shuttle commuters between Washington D.C. and New York in less than a half hour.

07/20/2017

13 Children Mark 4th Of July By Becoming US Citizens

More Than A Dozen Children Mark 4th Of July By Becoming US Citizens

Thirteen children from different parts of the world marked the 4th of July by becoming new U.S. citizens during a ceremony at the Betsy Ross House. 

07/04/2017

Expert Discusses How Fireworks Aren’t The Only Dangers To Your Eyes

WillsEye Hospital brings in additional ER staff during this week to handle the increase in patients.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/04/2017

Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House Prepares For Major Expansion

The 88 room addition will help the Ronald McDonald House on Chestnut Street provide more families with place to live while seeking medical care for their children in Philadelphia.

06/28/2017

Historic Delaware County Farm To Receive Restoration From New Owner

There are plans to restore a historic, rundown farm in Marple that was once owned by the Delaware County Historical Society.

06/16/2017

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