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.
They celebrated the arrival of Santa Claus with a parade in one Delaware County town Sunday.
The Footwerx tappers are putting the finishing touches on their Holiday Show.
Crews responded to the 1500 block of Clyde Waite Drive, not far from the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The tractor-trailers were burning in a gated lot in an industrial park.
There is an opportunity this weekend at the 23rd Street Armory (November 8 and 9) for shoppers to get high-quality hand-made goods from a variety of artists.
Panic is a scammer’s best friend, says Mary Bach, chair of AARP Pennsylvania’s Consumer Issues Task Force.
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.