Syma Chowdhry joined the CBS 3/The CW Philly’s Eyewitness News team as a reporter in March 2013.
Chowdhry, a native of Toms River, New Jersey, returns to the area from the CBS stations in Detroit, WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV, where she had been a morning anchor since 2011. In 2013, she won an Emmy award from the Michigan Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for a 30-minute show she produced and hosted about comedian/talk show host Steve Harvey and his struggles making it to the top.
Previously, Chowdhry was a reporter/anchor for News 12 New Jersey in Edison and a reporter for The University Network in Jersey City. In 2008, she received a Telly Award for her features reporting with News 12 New Jersey. Chowdhry began her broadcasting career at News 14 Carolina in Raleigh, North Carolina as a reporter/producer in 2004.
Chowdhry is a 2004 graduate of Temple University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism. She speaks Hindi and Urdu.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her Chihuahua, Nala, and is a self-described history buff. She resides in Philadelphia.
Shelter animals in the city are anxiously waiting to be part of a new family.
It came down to the wire for man Christmas shoppers.
By Syma Chowdhry PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Carmen Picart is picking up toys from the Salvation Army in North Philadelphia for six children, ages two to seven. “It’s a blessing that we got the toys with […]
Radnor Township Police worked with Haverford and Marple Township police to organize a sting to try and catch 46 people wanted for a variety of crimes.
Saint Paul elementary school in Burlington is on the verge of closing its doors.
Last month, the three puppies were removed from a warehouse filled with booby-traps on the 1800 block of W. Sedgley Avenue in North Philadelphia.
The accident occurred at the Stein and Sunset florist located on 1002 Sunset Road.
He is honoring his friend’s memory by adopting Bumbles, the family dog.
A center city attorney is facing sexual assault charges after investigators allege he had sexual intercourse with an underage girl in his office on several occasions.
Aldi acquired Bottom Dollar Food, but the company has not said whether or not it will set up a shop at this location, leaving dozens without a job.
Patel received a notice from Wawa’s lawyer about a month ago.
That’s when Tom Drago, the District’s tech directory, was accused of snooping through administrators’ computers and of recording a meeting with employees without their knowledge.
City officials, school staff and the Philadelphia teachers union held an anti-violence rally outside of the troubled Bartram High School Wednesday afternoon.
Two brothers from Florida created a product that could’ve helped find Carlesha Freeland-Gaither the moment she was abducted.
Suspected Human Remains Found During South Jersey Pool Excavation Could Date Back More Than 100 Years
Forensic experts have only scratched the surface when it comes to the human remains found in Burlington County.