Tim Jimenez

Tim JimenezTim Jimenez is a general assignment reporter at KYW Newsradio 1060.

Tim, a native of Lansdale, Pa., is a proud Temple University alumnus.

He began his career as an intern at NBC 10 in the consumer alert department. From there he came to KYW Newsradio in October 2007 as a desk assistant / service aide while finishing his senior year at Temple.

His first shot at on-air work for KYW Newsradio was for a restaurant podcast for Hearphilly.com.   “Eat Like A Native” explored some of the hidden food gems in Philadelphia.

Eventually he worked his way up to become a morning drive writer, web editor, and reporter in October 2010.

Tim is a huge sports fan, basketball in particular. He considers himself to be a hoops junkie/historian and to this day works on perfecting his jump shot.

He also does color commentary for Philadelphia University men’s and women’s basketball.  In 2011 and 2012 he was a play-by-play announcer for the Reebok Breakout Challenge, which showcased some of the best high school basketball players in the country.

Connect with Tim Jimenez on Twitter: @TimJimenezKYW


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Second Day Of Forbes Under 30 Summit Gets Off To ‘Rocky’ Start

The Forbes Under 30 Summit continues in Philadelphia. And many of the participants kicked off day two with a run that could only happen here — the Under 30 Rocky Run.

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Amtrak Now Charging Excess Baggage Fee

Starting today, Amtrak is doing what the airlines have been doing for years by charging passengers excess baggage fees.


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Online Effort Pushes For Car Free Weekends In Center City

The Center City traffic box is a thing of the past, but there’s now an online effort to make car free weekends part of the future.


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Authorities Investigating Report Of Armed Robbery And Sexual Assault Of Temple Student

The University says the assault and robbery happened around midnight on the 1400 block of Carlisle Street, which is south of Campus, just off Broad Street.


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Pope Francis Waves From Motorcade To Waiting Crowd In Center City

The Papal motorcade made its way from the airport to the Cathedral Basilica this morning. Some pedestrians even got a glimpse of the Pope as he rode by in Center City.


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World Meeting Of Families Gets Underway At Pa. Convention Center

Tuesday marked the first day of the conference that has brought thousands of people from all over the globe into the city.


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WMOF Philadelphia Releases Personal Invitation From Pope Francis

In a video released Sunday morning, Pope Francis speaks directly to those coming to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families.


Papal Mass and Festival of Families passes. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Parishioners Line Up For Papal Event Passes

It started out as one person camping outside of St. Denis Parish in Havertown.


Pope Francis (R) speaks with Filipino Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle during a ceremony to bless the new image of Holy Pedro Calungsod of Philippines at St Peter's basilica (credit: TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)

WMOF Keynote Speaker Gets Head Start Energizing Filipino-American Community

One of the keynote speakers of the World Meeting of Families is coming to town, from across the globe, and getting an honorary degree from La Salle University on Friday. He’s also energizing many Filipino-American Catholics in the region.


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Philly’s Top Cop Stresses Safety As School Gets Back In Session

The first day of school is here in Philadelphia and Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey is stressing safety on the city’s streets.


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School Zone Speed Limits Back In Session

The flashing lights warning of the 15 mile per hour speed limit is now active again on Hulmeville Road in Bensalem.


Terri, the crossing guard, outside of Benjamin Rush Elementary in Bensalem. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Summer Vacation Over, Back To School This Week For Many Students

The crossing guard blocking traffic, the kids, backpack on, hand in hand with mom and dad.


The finish line of the 2nd annual Philly 10K. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Thousands Complete 10K Run With Philly Flare

Four-thousand runners hit the city streets Sunday morning for the 2nd Annual Philly 10K.


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STUDY: Philadelphia Drivers Lose 48 Hours A Year In Traffic

The following are urban areas ranked by the average annual extra hours commuters spend in their cars due to delay, together with the cost in lost time and fuel.


Chopper 3 over the scene near Tulip and Huntingdon Streets in Philadelphia's Kensington neighborhood on August 24, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Water Main Break Leads To Sinkhole In Kensington

Officials say a 12-inch main broke along the intersection.