Andrew Kramer

(Andrew Kramer. Photo by Josh Buzi)

(Andrew Kramer. Photo by Josh Buzi)

Andrew Kramer multitasks at KYW Newsradio as a General Assignment Reporter, Digital Content Producer, Social Media Editor and Morning Drive Writer.   He also covers local events for KYW’s online tourism program HearPHILLY.

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. 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 @KramerKYW.

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Mayor Kenney gets behind the bar as part of the Philly4Pulse fundraiser. (credit: Andrew Kramer/KYW)

Philly Gayborhood Bars Join Forces To Support Orlando Victims

Over a dozen bars in Philadelphia’s Gayborhood helped raise money for the victims.

07/21/2016

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Dario Saric Says Coup In Turkey Did Not Influence Decision To Join Sixers

Dario Saric joined the Sixers on Friday, and spoke about the attempted coup in Turkey.

07/16/2016

Turkish solders stay with weapons at Taksim square as people protest agaist the military coup in Istanbul on July 16, 2016. 
Turkish military forces on July 16 opened fire on crowds gathered in Istanbul following a coup attempt, causing casualties, an AFP photographer said. The soldiers opened fire on grounds around the first bridge across the Bosphorus dividing Europe and Asia, said the photographer, who saw wounded people being taken to ambulances.

 / AFP / OZAN KOSE        (Photo credit should read OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images)

Uprising In Turkey Hits Home For Philadelphia Student

“I just called my parents, they’re safe right now,” says one Turkish student in Philadelphia.

07/15/2016

Denise McGregor Armbrister (on right), and Casey O'Donell (next to Armbrister) receive their grant check with the rest of the Heart Of Kensington Neighborhood Planning Initiative.
(credit: Andrew Kramer)

$100K Grant Kicks Off Planning Process To Improve Kensington

A planning process to create new opportunities in a Philadelphia neighborhood kicked off Monday. A $100,000 grant was presented to help get the effort going.

07/11/2016

Kristie Cox finds a Pokemon outside the Franklin Institute. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Pokemon Is Back! New App Provides More Than Just Fun

Pokemon Go is sweeping through the nation, including in Philadelphia.

07/10/2016

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Third Straight Night Of Philadelphia Protests Of Police-Involved Shooting Deaths

For a third straight night, protesters took to the streets of Philadelphia on Friday, expressing their anger over the police involved shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.

07/08/2016

Photo credit: KYW's Andrew Kramer

Thousands Celebrate America At Penn’s Landing

It was the perfect blend of beautiful weather and patriotism at Penn’s Landing Saturday for the second night of two Independence Day weekend fireworks shows on the waterfront.

07/02/2016

WASHINGTON - APRIL 23:  U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and Elie Wiesel stand in the Hall of Remembrance at the Holocaust Museum April 23, 2012 in Washington, DC. Obama reportedly announced a new sanctions March 23, on Iran and Syria for entities and people using technology to target citizens.  (Photo by Dennis Brack-Pool/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Jewish Community Remembers Elie Wiesel

As horrific as the Holocaust was, Rosenberg says it must be remembered. He calls Wiesel a “champion” in that regard.

07/02/2016

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Police Warn To Avoid Scams When Donating To Officer Dorman

If you’re interested in giving money to help support his road to recovery, Folcroft Police say just be careful.

06/28/2016

A vigil was held Friday night for the 4-year-old little girl who was killed earlier in the week. Photo credit: KYW's Andrew Kramer

Community Remembers 4yo Girl Fatally Shot In North Philly Home

The community came together by placing stuffed animals, flowers, and even letters outside her home.

06/24/2016

LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 03:  Recording artist Tim McGraw performs during the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 3, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Tim McGraw To Help Celebrate America At Jersey Shore

The event is coming to Wildwood this Fourth Of July.

06/20/2016

Dozens gathered in Delaware County for an Overdose Awareness Vigil to remember their loved ones. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Vigil In Delco Honors Those Who Died From Drug Overdose, Raises Awareness

An Overdose Awareness Vigil was held in Boothwyn, where those who lost their lives were honored, but the event served a deeper purpose.

06/19/2016

GayBINGO! celebrates 20 years at the Gersman Y in Philadelphia. (Credit: KYW's Andrew Kramer)

Milestone For Local Organization’s Offbeat Way Of Battling AIDS

GayBINGO! celebrated 20 years Saturday night at the Gershman Y in Center City.

06/11/2016

One shopper takes advantage of the nice weather at the  Fairmount Avenue Arts Crawl. Photo credit: KYW's Andrew Kramer

Art And Business Come Together In Fairmount

Unexpectedly nice weather made for a perfect day for the Fairmount Avenue Arts Crawl.

06/04/2016

CHOP's Anthony Nicholson teaches CPR. Photo credit: KYW's Andrew Kramer

CHOP Staff Teaches Potentially Life Saving Skills Right On The Sidewalk

The emphasis was hands-only CPR, not mouth to mouth, and it was training, not certification.

06/04/2016

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