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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Senators Weigh-In On Collapse Of GOP Health Care Plan

Senators from the tri-state area are weighing in on the collapse of the GOP health care plan.

07/18/2017

Driver, 3 Cats Dead Following Fiery Crash At Brandywine Valley SPCA

A car crashed into a local SPCA building early Sunday morning, leaving the driver and several animals dead.

07/09/2017

Preparing Yourself And Your Pets For Emergencies

A Philly-based pet rescue team says preparation and trust in your pet is key when disaster strikes.

07/06/2017

New Court Orders Issued For Former Penn State Officials

New court orders were issued for the three former Penn State officials who were convicted for their involvement in the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

07/06/2017

Woman Accused Of Smashing Car, Home Windows In Tacony

A woman was arrested for smashing house and car windows in the Tacony section of the city Monday night.

06/27/2017

Cleanup Continues In South Jersey In Wake Of Powerful Storm

A couple of South Jersey communities are still cleaning up after a nasty storm with straight-line winds took down trees and power lines.

06/25/2017

Sen. Casey Releases Report Stating GOP Health Care Bill Affects Opioid Crisis

Senator Casey, joined by West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, released the report.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/20/2017

Sixers Fans

76ers Fans Who Trust The Process Are All Smiles

“There’s clearly something wrong with us,” said Spike Eskin.

06/20/2017

Restrictions At Creek Could Be Lifted Following Sewage Spill

Department of Environmental Protection and Camden County’s Health Department are keeping an eye on Big Timber Creek in Gloucester Township.

06/19/2017

Thousands Turn Out For Gary Papa Run

Thousands took to the Ben Franklin Parkway for a Father’s Day tradition.

06/18/2017

Police: Man Shot Dead During Fight Outside Center City Nightclub

It happened around 2:30 a.m. Sunday outside the Reserve Lounge at 8th and Arch Streets.

06/18/2017

Local Congressmen ‘Stand United In Love Of Country’ After Va. Shooting

A pair of area Congressmen, from both sides of the aisle, plan to show unity after the shooting in Virginia.

06/15/2017

Barry Baker

Chester County Lawmakers Want To Strengthen Disability Protection

A couple of Chester County state legislators are proposing new bills to strengthen a law already on the books.

06/08/2017

Murphy, Guadagno Win Primaries In NJ Gov. Race

Voters on Tuesday chose a wealthy former Goldman Sachs executive and Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s top deputy to run to replace the unpopular governor.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/06/2017

Barry Baker

Reward Out For Suspect Who Punched Man With Cerebral Palsy

There’s a $5,000 reward in the search for the suspect who sucker punched a man with cerebral palsy in West Chester.

06/04/2017

WWII Vet From Montgomery County Remembers Those Who Made Ultimate Sacrifice

Ninety-seven-year-old Dan Paciello enjoys sharing his stories of service with anyone who wants to talk.

05/29/2017

Robbery Suspect Arrested After Police Standoff At CVS In Media

Media Police say they have Kwesi Hudson, a 46-year-old Wilmington man, in custody.

05/24/2017

Robert Mueller

Robert Mueller’s Appointment As Special Counsel Drawing Bipartisan Praise

The local congressional delegation is reacting to Robert Mueller’s appointment as special counsel.

05/18/2017

Donald Trump

Retired FBI Agent: Remains To Be Seen Whether Trump Committed ‘Obstruction Of Justice’

Democratic lawmakers and pundits are throwing around the possibility President Donald Trump committed “obstruction of justice.”

05/17/2017

Maryland Bus Crash

4 Students, Teacher Remain Hospitalized Following Bus Crash In Maryland

There were counselors at C.W. Henry elementary after the crash happened.

05/16/2017

Emotional Moment For Many As Breast Cancer Survivors Walk Down Art Museum Steps

The Race for the Cure raises millions of dollars each year for the fight against breast cancer. One part of the event stands out for many.

05/14/2017

U.S. May Be Expanding Its Electronics Carry-On Ban

The electronics ban, right now, is limited to flights coming to the US from 10 airports in North Africa and the Middle East.

05/09/2017

Students Evacuated From Phila. High School After Fire Breaks Out

The school is on the 100 block of West Duncannon Avenue.

05/08/2017

Water Main Break Forces SEPTA Detours

Crews are out at a water main break in East Mount Airy that has left several residents without service.

05/08/2017

Tens Of Thousands Lace Up For Annual Broad Street Run

Forty-thousand runners took a 10-mile journey through Philadelphia Sunday for the 38th Broad Street Run.

05/07/2017

400-Mile Bike Ride Fueled By Sandy Hook Tragedy Makes Stop In Center City

A group called “Team 26” stopped in Philadelphia Saturday morning. They’re riding from Washington D.C. to Newtown, Connecticut in honor of the victims of the Sandy Hook shooting and all of those affected by gun violence.

05/06/2017

With New Health Care Bill On Table, Several Local House Republicans Expected To Vote No

A handful of Republican congressmen from our area are coming out against the GOP Health Care bill.

05/04/2017

Philadelphia Zoo Hosts First Ever ‘Run Wild For The Zoo 5K’

More than a thousand people got their Sunday morning started with a run with different species as spectators.

04/30/2017

Thousands Walk The Walk At Annual March For Babies

The annual March for Babies, benefiting the March of Dimes, drew thousands of people to the Navy Yard Sunday morning.

04/30/2017

Parking Gets Tougher With New NFL Draft Restrictions In Place

The NFL Draft is a day away and there are now fewer spots to park near the Art Museum.

04/26/2017

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