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 reporter, web editor and morning drive writer.   He also covers local events for KYW’s 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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5 Men Steal Cash, 15 Pairs Of Sneakers During Northeast Philly Home Invasion

Police say five men stole $1,000 among other things from a home Sunday in the Juniata section of Philadelphia.

05/24/2015

Smaller crowds gather on the Ocean City Boardwalk days before Memorial Day Weekend, but that will change. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

After Long Winter, Jersey Shore Towns Ready For Summer Season To Begin

Summer unofficially begins this weekend, and down the shore it seems everyone is ready to get things started.

05/21/2015

Mayor Nutter at reflection service honoring victims of the Amtrak train derailment. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Reflection Service Held For Victims Of Amtrak Train Derailment

The Mayor was quick to point out this was a service of reflection and not a memorial service.

05/17/2015

International House Philadelphia's 54th Global Gala. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Korean Culture Celebrated At IHP Fundraising Gala

Korean Culture took center stage Saturday night during International House Philadelphia’s 54th Global Gala.

05/10/2015

International House Philadelphia (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

IHP Hosts Global Gala Fundraiser Highlighting Korean Culture

This year Korean heritage takes center stage at the 54th International House Philadelphia Global Gala in West Philly.

05/09/2015

Floyd Mayweather (Center L) and Manny Pacquiao (Center R) face off following their weigh-in on May 1, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada one day before their "Fight of the Century" on May 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. AFP PHOTO / JOHN GURZINSKI  (Credit: JOHN GURZINSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Excitement Builds For ‘Fight Of The Century’

The long-awaited Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao has finally arrived, but boxing fans in the Philadelphia area are split as to whether or not it will live up to the hype.

05/02/2015

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

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

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.

04/26/2015

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

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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

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