Andrew Kramer

(Andrew Kramer.  Photo by Josh Buzi)

(Andrew Kramer. Photo by Josh Buzi)

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Andrew Kramer multitasks at KYW Newsradio as a web editor, morning drive writer, and newsroom service aide.   He also covers local events for “You Gotta Have Arts” and online tourism program hearphilly.com.

Andrew began his career at KYW as a part-time desk assistant in October 2007.

A graduate of Upper Dublin High School, he received a degree in journalism from Penn State University. While there he anchored, reported, and produced for the “Centre County Report” (a weekly, student-run news program) and co-hosted a sports radio show on ComRadio, a PSU station.

He has also interned at WJAC-TV in State College, Pa. as a web editor, and spent several summers interning at radio station WBCB in Levittown, Pa. as a news and sports reporter.

Andrew is a huge fan of Philly sports.  The Phillies in particular are his passion.  In his spare time, you can find him at Citizens Bank Park cheering for his team, or relaxing “down the shore,” either on the beach or out boating.

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The 2014 World's Largest Bar Crawl (Credit: Justin Udo)

Hear Philly: Cheers! Thousands To Pack Philly Pubs For World’s Largest Bar Crawl

By Andrew Kramer PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Who doesn’t love a good bar crawl this time of year? Especially when great drink specials are offered and you’re helping some wonderful causes. On Saturday, May 9th dozens […]

21 hours ago

The South Street Spring Festival returns May 2nd. (Credit: South Street Headhouse District.)

Hear Philly: Philadelphia’s Festival Season Kicks Off On South Street

South Street will come alive the first weekend in May as one of the largest festivals of the year in the area returns.

04/20/2015

Brick Fest Live returns to the Philadelphia Expo Center late April (Credit: Brick Fest Live)

Hear Philly: Lego-Centric Extravaganza Returns To Philadelphia Expo Center

Everyone’s favorite colorful building toys take center stage April 25th and 26th at Brick Fest Live.

04/10/2015

Zombies roam free on South Street during the Philly Zombie Crawl (Credit: Spark Wilkens)

Hear Philly: Zombies Take Over South Street Easter Sunday

For the last decade in Philadelphia, zombie have become synonymous with the Easter holiday.

03/25/2015

The Fairmount neighborhood will be packed with people this weekend for the Fairmount Food Crawl. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Fairmount Food Crawl Offers Chance To Truly Pig Out

Here’s a question you’ve probably never been asked: do you think you can eat a whole pig? You have a chance to find out Saturday in Fairmount.

03/20/2015

File photo of a pig roast. (Credit: Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

Hear Philly: Oink Oink! Fairmount Bars Offer Pig Samples, Cocktail Specials During Crawl

Do you think you can eat a whole pig? You’ll have a chance to find out Saturday March 21st all throughout Fairmount.

03/10/2015

(Credit: John James Audubon Center)

Hear Philly: Sweet Time Guaranteed When Maple Syrup-Centric Festival Returns To Montco

The Sapsucker Festival — formerly known as the Maple Sugar Festival — returns March 7th.

02/23/2015

The Midnight Lion Dance Performance kicks off the 2015 Chinese New Year. (Credit: CBS 3)

Week-Long Celebration Rings In Chinese New Year In Philadelphia

There will be parades, dancing and plenty of food in Chinatown over the next week.

02/19/2015

2014 celebration in Chinatown (Credit: PCDC)

Hear Philly: Dancing, Parades and Food Ring In The Chinese New Year In Philadelphia

By Andrew Kramer PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s going to be one big party in Philadelphia’s Chinatown neighborhood the second half of the month. The reason: to celebrate the Chinese New Year, which is February 19th. […]

02/11/2015

The parade through donwtown New Hope is one of the most popular events of the Winter Festival. (Credit: Lambertville New Hope Winter Festival)

Hear Philly: Winter Festival For The Whole Family Returns To Bucks County

The Lambertville New Hope Winter Festival is back for an 18th year this month.

01/12/2015

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Hear Philly: Philly’s Most Glamorous Bash Celebrates Special Birthday This Weekend

Hair O’ the Dog turns 21 years old this Saturday night.

01/12/2015

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Little Girl Who Inspired ‘Hannah’s Law’ Passes Away

The young girl who was the inspiration behind “Hannah’s Law” has died.

12/28/2014

Exhibitor Deborah Johnson at the 2013 Nutcracker Market. (Credit: Pa. Ballet)

Hear Philly: Wonderful Shopping Experience Coincides With Popular Philadelphia Holiday Show

You’ll have a great chance to get some holiday shopping done as 70 vendors will be on hand for this year’s Nutcracker Market in Center City.

12/03/2014

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Hear Philly: Running Of The Santas Is Coming To Town

Thousands of “Santas” will flood the streets of Philadelphia for the 18th year on December 13th.

11/19/2014

The Philadelphia Charity Ball (Credit: Sabina Louise Pierce)

Hear Philly: Dinner And Dancing For A Wonderful Cause Thanksgiving Weekend

The Philadelphia Charity Ball takes place November 29th at the Bellevue in Center City.

11/19/2014

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