Andrew Kramer

(Andrew Kramer. Photo by Josh Buzi)

Andrew Kramer is a General Assignment Reporter at KYW Newsradio who covers any news, sports or feature story that comes his way.

Andrew began his career at KYW  in October 2007 and has worn many hats since then. His previous titles include Digital Content Producer, Social Media Editor, Morning Drive Writer and contributor on KYW’s online tourism program HearPHILLY.

A graduate of Upper Dublin High School in Montgomery County, he received a degree in journalism from Penn State University. While in “Happy Valley” he anchored, reported, and produced for the “Centre County Report” and co-hosted a sports radio show on ComRadio.

He has also interned at WJAC-TV in State College, Pa. 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.

You can follow him on Twitter @Philly_Kramer.


Tennis Fans In Philly Ecstatic To See Venus Williams In Action

Venus Williams, playing for the Washington Kastles, took on the Philadelphia Freedoms.


Hold The Beer! This Philly Booze Festival Highlights Everything Else

The Philadelphia Wine & Cocktail Festival takes over SugarHouse Casino July 27th.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/20/2017

Event Aims To Inject Philadelphia’s Workforce With Some Youth

Hundreds of summer interns gathered for this unique networking event hosted by Campus Philly.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/18/2017

Turning Tragedy Into A Lesson At Vigil For Girl Who Drowned In Wildwood

Parents hugged their children tight as balloons were released into the sky outside Grover Cleveland Mastery Charter School in North Philadelphia

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/17/2017

Elephant Tranquilizer Overdose Deaths Cause Concern In Region

An opioid strong enough to sedate an elephant has health officials in the area warning of the dangers.


New Avalon Tourism Campaign Seeks Visitor, Resident Input

It’s called the “I Love Avalon” video contest.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/09/2017

Ahoy Matey! Pirates Invade Battleship New Jersey

There was no reason to fear the buccaneers that boarded the Battleship New Jersey because they were there to educate and entertain.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/08/2017

Memorial Walk For Philadelphia Traffic Crash Victims Serves Deeper Purpose

Dozens walked silently through Center City Thursday night in their honor.


On-Beach Parking Becomes Reality In Wildwood

City Commissioners unanimously approved on-beach parking at Baker Avenue.


Picture Perfect Weather For Manayunk Arts Festival

Manayunk has a very artsy feel to it this weekend.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/24/2017

Lions, Tigers, And Beers At Philadelphia Zoo

The Philadelphia zoo stayed open late Saturday for a special summer festival. But there was a catch.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/24/2017

Manayunk Bridge Lighting Project Is Happening

Funding for the long-awaited project has been secured.


From The Process To The Future, Fans Celebrate All Things Sixers

The team added another top prospect Thursday night


Calling All Customers: Comcast Is Now A Cell Phone Service Provider

Xfinity Mobile is a natural extension for the company, according to Comcast’s Jennifer Bilotta.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/21/2017

NJ Girl, 11, Electrocuted While Swimming With Friends

Police and EMS were called to the unit block of Tobago Avenue just after 8 p.m. Saturday for a report of a possible electrocution of a young girl.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/18/2017

PPA Offers Street Parking 101 Course

Tolson says their hope is to help people learn the rules so they don’t have to hand out parking tickets. 

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/17/2017

Former Mayor John Street Has Portrait Unveiled In City Hall

“It’s a very special time for me,” Street said.


Food Festival For The Ages (Including Prehistoric!) Returns To Philadelphia

The ultimate festival for food lovers is back on June 15th.


Summer Reading Series Aims To ‘Make Change In Philadelphia’

Organizers say the goal of the series is to inspire activism throughout the city.


Camden High School Students Who Beat The Odds Are Honored

Some high school graduates in Camden are getting a helping hand as they prepare for college, thanks to their persistence as students.


Chopping Up Cultural Barriers At Reading Terminal Market

Their “Breaking Bread, Breaking Barriers” series wrapped up Monday night.


Don’t Blame The Dog! These Philly Students Ate Their Own School Work

As the school year winds down, students at the Philadelphia Performing Arts String Theory School are hitting the home stretch by eating all their hard work throughout the semester, even turning it into a competition.


Little Pete’s In Center City Serves Final Meals After 4 Decades

Monday night marks the end of an era. As Little Pete’s, a popular eatery in Philadelphia is closing shop after almost 40 years.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/28/2017

Victim Who Lost Legs In Center City Building Collapse Awarded $95.6M

A woman who lost her legs in the Salvation Army building collapse four years ago is receiving a historic payout for a personal injury.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/25/2017

Ding Ding! Burgers Duke It Out To Be Crowned Philly’s Best

It was nearly impossible to walk out of XFINITY Live! hungry Sunday during the 7th annual Philly Burger Brawl.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/22/2017

MS Society Gets The Win At Preakness At The Piazza

Pimlico Race Course may be over 100 miles away, but the Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons in Northern Liberties had a very Preakness feel to it Saturday.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/21/2017

Art Sanctuary Honors 4 Black Leaders, Including CBS 3’s Ukee Washington

This is part of this month’s Celebration of Black Arts Festival.


Parents Get Dose Of Reality During Drug Forum In South Jersey

“It’s a live exhibit of a teen bedroom and parents walk through the entire bedroom,” organizers explain.


Avoiding Cyber Attacks: What To Do If Ransomware Is In Your Machine

After one of the largest cyber attacks ever over the weekend, an expert from Philadelphia suggests steps you can take to make sure ransomware doesn’t wipe your computer totally clean.


New South Philly Festival Will Score Big With Baseball And Booze Lovers

Citizens Bank Park plays host to the first ever All-Star Craft Beer and Wine Festival May 20th.



More From CBS Philly

Kayak Getaway
Getaway Guide To City Bus And Boat Tours

Watch & Listen LIVE