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.
The excessive heat warning remains in effect for the region and the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging’s Heat Line will remain open until 8 p.m. Sunday.
For those contemplating divorce in New Jersey, a law firm is offering a smartphone app to help smooth the process.
One person was injured after a car crashed into the front of a coffee shop in Delaware County Wednesday morning.
Rain, rain, go away!! Forecasters say this June has been the wettest on record for the Philadelphia area.
U.S. News and World Report has released its list of the top hospitals for children and a Philadelphia hospital tops the chart.
It’s not the longest-running Pride Parade in the country, but Philadelphia’s Pride Parade has been promoting equality in the L-G-B-T community for 25 years.
Analysts predict this will be the cheapest summer at the pump since the end of the recession.
By Suzanne Monaghan PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Today is World Asthma Day. It’s part of an initiative to inform people of the triggers, treatments and consequences of the disease. More people are being diagnosed with Asthma […]
The Philly Pops present “Bond and Beyond” from April 26th through 28th.
Some fashion industry experts are reporting a slow start to spring sales, but the turn in the weather is turning things around for some shops in Philadelphia.
The district attoney’s office has charged Naim Woodley with simple assault, reckless endangerment, and resisting arrest.
Two Bucks County artists will have their work featured at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts “Trunk Show” on Sunday, March 10th from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The Philly Pops present ‘Lennon and McCartney’ from March 15th through 17th.
An annual event that was designed to increase interest in fashion during tough economic times will go on hiatus this year.
A non-profit who provides professional clothing and job-readiness training to women who are getting back to work is looking for volunteers.