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.


New Camden Mayor Swears In, Promises To ‘Turn This City Around’

Mayor Moran says he is committed to moving the city forward.


Horses Of Defunct Philadelphia Carriage Company Find New Home

The horses formerly owned by the Philadelphia Carriage Company are being transferred to a non-profit horse care-taking facility and rescue located in Maryland, city officials say.


Mexican Traditions Come To Life At Kimmel Center On Three Kings Day

It’s known as Three Kings Day, and Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center hosted an event Saturday evening to mark the occasion.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/06/2018

Donate Blood, Get Free Dunkin’ Coffee And Donuts…It’s As Easy As That!

If you donate blood to the American Red Cross this month, you’ll receive a special treat in return courtesy of Dunkin’ Donuts of Greater Philadelphia.


After Marching All Day, Mummers Party On ‘Two Street’ All Night

Just about every Mummer partying on ‘Two Street’ seems to agree that the cold didn’t change a thing.​

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/01/2018

Business Booming At Area Fireworks Stores Thanks To New PA Law

If you’re a Pennsylvania resident hoping to purchase fireworks ahead of the New Year, here’s something you should know.


After 30 Years, West Philly Community Welcomes Juvenile Lifer Home With Open Arms

Kempis Songster is a juvenile lifer who walked out of Graterford Prison Thursday morning, 30 years after he was convicted of first-degree murder.


Massive Meal With Side Of Christmas Tradition In Philadelphia

It’s safe to say nobody left Davio’s on South 17th Street hungry.

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/24/2017

Masses At Cathedral Basilica Draw Thousands: ‘It’s Everyone’s Home For Christmas’

Father Dennis Gill says at the first mass alone on Christmas Eve drew people from all over. 

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/24/2017

Mad Dash For Booze Ahead Of Christmas

Liquor stores drew large crowds of shoppers right before Christmas.

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/23/2017

Hurricane Maria

Temple Student Ensures Children In Puerto Rico Enjoy Merry Christmas

It’s been a hectic few months for 58-year-old Ivan Cardona.


Homeless Philadelphians Who Died This Year Remembered During Solemn Ceremony

Thursday isn’t just the first day of winter. It’s also Homeless Memorial Day.


Salvation Army Red Kettle Donations Down: ‘Help Us To Help Others’

Major Philip Ferreira with Salvation Army Greater Philadelphia says Red Kettle campaign donation numbers right now are far from where they want them to be.


Fans Aren’t Blaming Not Having Wentz For Eagles’ ‘Torturous Win’ Over Giants

Eagles fans are breathing a sigh of relief after the team narrowly defeated the last place New York Giants Sunday, 34-29.


Part Of Ocean City Boardwalk Removed For Renovation: ‘It’s Exciting To Look At’

The boardwalk between 10th to 12th Streets is currently nonexistent as the final phase of a long-term reconstruction project is underway.


Police Arrest Imhotep Charter Football Star

Isheem Young, 18, committed to Penn State on July 18th.

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/03/2017

Elfreth’s Alley Homes Show Off Festive Spirit In Old City

Carolers serenaded the guests as they walked up and down Elfreth’s Alley in Old City.

KYW Newsradio 1060–12/02/2017

Musicians Perform With Broken Instruments In Unique Philadelphia Concert

It’s called “Symphony for a Broken Orchestra”


Philadelphia Youth Football Team Seeking 4th Straight National Championship

Germantown’s Northwest Raiders’ Varsity team begins play this Sunday.


‘Philadelphia’s Premiere, Contemporary Ballet’ Set To Return For New Series

If you’re looking for something different to do in Philadelphia, BalletX is gearing up for their fall series.


Eagles Fans Overjoyed As Birds Outperform Expectations: ‘City Is Vibrant And Excited’

Anywhere you go in Philadelphia, Evan McCaffrey says, you can just sense it.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/26/2017

South Philly Block Goes Extra Mile Again With Christmas Decorations

One decoration that seemed to draw lots of attention from the crowds was a large, cardboard cutout of cousin Eddie from Christmas Vacation.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/25/2017

Crowds Gather For City Hall Tree Lighting

The north side of City Hall will have an extra glow to it for the rest of the year, now that the massive tree that sits outside is shining bright.


Philadelphia Community Honors Those Killed In Anti-Transgender Violence

A gathering in Center City Monday night honored those whose lives were lost in acts of anti-transgender violence.


Eagles Fans React After Birds Crush Cowboys In Dallas

You could feel the energy inside Chickie’s and Pete’s in South Philadelphia ahead of kickoff.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/20/2017

Philadelphia Church Celebrates 225 Years Of ‘Legacy, Faith, Hope’

Hundreds of people attended a special gala on North Broad Street to kick off this celebratory weekend.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/18/2017

‘Made In Philadelphia’ Holiday Market Pops Up Outside City Hall

The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market is designed to compliment the popular Christmas Village, with one major difference.


Dozens ‘Sleep Out’ In The Cold To Support Philadelphia Homeless Youth

Covenant House “Sleep Out” is part of a national effort.


Philadelphia Boot Camp Aims To Give Your Wallet A Workout

Finance Boot Camp is hosted by Soneyet Muhammad and the nonprofit Clarifi.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/12/2017

Philadelphians’ Efforts To Beautify The City Are Honored

There were over two dozen participants in this year’s Clean Block Contest.



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