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.

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Investigators Look For Public’s Help Identifying Male Fatally Struck In North Philadelphia

Investigators describe the victim as 5′-9″, 153 pounds with several tattoos on each bicep. He was wearing a blue Nike T-shirt and gray sweatpants.

07/13/2015

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Pennsylvania Leads The Country In The Number Of Lyme Disease Cases

Bob lives in a wooded area of Delaware County and knows all too well about the threat of Lyme disease.

07/12/2015

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Philadelphia Mural That Includes Bill Cosby Faces Removal

No exact removal date has been set.

07/09/2015

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Lottery Ticket Worth $2 Million Sold At Lucky Delaware County Store

The ticket for the July 4th drawing, matched all five balls drawn, 03-06-14-18-24, but not the red Powerball 21, for a prize of $2 million, less 25 percent federal withholding.

07/06/2015

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Philadelphia Police Hunting For Busy Store Burglar Caught on Tape

Philadelphia police say he is responsible for six commercial burglaries over the past two months.

07/01/2015

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Art Project Invites Philadelphians To Share Personal Problems Ahead of Pope’s Visit

It’s called “Mary: Undoer of Knots Grotto,” and will be on display outside the Basilica during Pope Francis’ visit to Philadelphia.

06/29/2015

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Elderly Woman Found With Throat Slashed in Mt. Airy Home

Her car had also been stolen.

06/29/2015

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End AIDS 2015 Conference Held In Philadelphia

The event was part of AIDS Education Month in Philadelphia and featured more than 60 workshops focused on education, prevention, and treatment.

06/08/2015

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Extensive Line of Pope Francis Merchandise to be Offered During Fall Visit

The World Meeting of Families has announced that Aramark will be the official retail provider.

06/01/2015

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Suspect Charged In Fishtown Abduction, Sexual Assault

Philadelphia police have arrested and charged 24-year-old Manuel Cintron in connection with two assaults and one rape that happened earlier this month in Fishtown.

05/19/2015

Annual Holocaust Remembrance Day Memorial Ceremony In Philadelphia (Credit: Suzanne Monaghan)

Hundreds Honor Holocaust Victims At Ceremony In Philadelphia

This year’s ceremony marked 70 years since the liberation of some concentration camps and the end of World War II.

04/19/2015

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Israeli-Arab Student Group, Hosted by Cheltenham High, Tours Philadelphia

Between sightseeing events today, the students gathered at the Israeli consulate in Philadelphia to discuss US-Israel relations with consular officials.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/13/2015

Community members gather to enjoy the 12th Annual Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival. (credit: Suzanne Monaghan/KYW)

Thousands Gather For 12th Annual Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival

Thousands came out on a gorgeous day to enjoy the 12th Annual Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival.

04/12/2015

Community College of Philadelphia president Donald Generals (credit: Pat Loeb)

Community College of Phila. Offers Motivated, Lower-Income Students Free Tuition

College president Donald “Guy” Generals notes that students must meet certain criteria.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/06/2015

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Cold Case Cracked, Killer Arrested, Say Camden County Cops

Investigators say it’s been 12 years since Angel Pinto shot and killed John Rodriguez Jr. at the Chateau Bar, in Camden, after an argument.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/02/2015

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