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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6 Rescued, Including Infant, From House Fire In Germantown

Firefighters rescued six people from a Germantown home after flames broke out overnight.

12/14/2014

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Drexel Student Stabbed On Campus Released From Hospital; Suspect In Custody

Police say three people were involved in a fight outside of Myers Hall, a student dorm room, just before 4am. During the fight, one person was stabbed in the back.

12/10/2014

Francis Beach (L) with Captain Walt Urban (USN-ret), Battleship New Jersey's Military Liaison. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Battleship New Jersey Commemorates 73rd Anniversary Of Attack On Pearl Harbor With Wreath Casting

Sunday marked the 73rd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. To honor those who lost their lives and those who served, a memorial wreath ceremony took place on the Battleship New Jersey.

12/07/2014

Mayor Michael Nutter. (File photo by Tony Romeo)

Philadelphia To Push Back Retirements Of Some City Managers Due To Pope’s Visit

A number of city officials and key employees will be pushing back planned retirements next year because of all that’s needed for the Pope’s visit.

12/04/2014

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Obama Taps Philly’s Top Cop To Lead National Police Task Force

President Barrack Obama is calling on Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey to lead a national task force, which has the mission to come up with ideas on better policing.

12/02/2014

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Thousands Line Parkway For Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thousands started their holiday Thursday at the 95th annual Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade, the oldest in the country.

11/27/2014

Travelers check out the board at 30th St. Station on Thanksgiving Eve. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Amtrak Expects 80,000 Travelers Through 30th Street Station On Holiday Weekend

Amtrak trains have been rolling on the busiest travel day of the year.

11/26/2014

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Police Arrest Robbery Suspect Near Temple U. Campus; 7th Incident In Past Week

An attempted robbery near Temple University’s campus Wednesday night is the latest in a string that has police and members of the school community on alert.

11/20/2014

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Residents Near Possible Casino Location In South Philly Express Displeasure

It was a heated meeting Wednesday night in South Philadelphia as residents, in a loud voice, expressed their concerns over the possibility.

11/13/2014

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Family Sickened By Carbon Monoxide In Sicklerville

A family of three, including a young girl, was hospitalized overnight after carbon monoxide filled their home in Sicklerville, New Jersey.

11/10/2014

The polls are open throughout the Delaware Valley. Voters showed up early at Benjamin Franklin High School in Spring Garden. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Early Morning Voters Skip The Lines And Cast Their Ballots

During the first hour here at Benjamin Franklin High School, 36 people walked through a blue curtain and cast their ballot on Election Day 2014. The power of the vote some here say they don’t want to take for granted.

11/04/2014

Hunter Pence #8 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates on the field after defeating the the Kansas City Royals 3-2 to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Phils Fans Longing For Glory Days As Giants Win Another World Series

Since the Phillies last won back in 2008, the Giants have been racking up championships while the arrow has been pointing down for the Phils.

10/30/2014

File Photos of Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf.  (Corbett photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images, Wolf File Photo by Tony Romeo/KYW)

New Poll Shows Corbett Chipping Away At Wolf’s Lead In Race For Governor

According to the latest Franklin and Marshall College poll, Wolf now has a 13 point lead over Governor Corbett among likely voters. Corbett was once trailing by more than 20 points.

10/29/2014

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Police Investigate Suspected Dog Fighting Ring In South Philadelphia

Authorities are investigating a possible dog fighting operation at a home along the 2200 block of Mifflin Street in South Philadelphia.

10/28/2014

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Pa. State Police Using Unmanned Surveillance Balloon in Search For Accused Cop Killer

The balloon is tethered and unmanned, and, unlike the helicopters also being used in the investigation, is silent.

10/27/2014

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