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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   “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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Body Found At Northeast Philadelphia Paper Company

The Medical Examiner’s office is on scene.


Diane Davis is election judge at Springfield Township High School. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Voters Head To Polls As Primary Day Arrives In Pennsylvania

Polls are open until eight o’clock tonight in Pennsylvania and Delaware on Primary Day 2016, but people started lining up early in the morning, waiting and wanting to exercise their right to vote.


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2 Fatal Shootings In Same Philadelphia Neighborhood Could Be Linked, Police Say

Philadelphia Police will be beefing up patrols in the Cedarbrook section of the city today after two people were shot and killed yesterday.


Daniel Mena receives his Certificate of Citizenship. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Over 100 People Become American Citizens In Philadelphia

A naturalization ceremony took place Thursday at the Federal Courthouse in Philadelphia.


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Public Memorial Planned For Ed Snider

On this off day between Flyers playoff games, Ed Snider will be remembered.


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Family Seeks Answers After Fatal Hit-Run In West Philadelphia

The victim’s mother is now speaking out and hoping the person who left her son for dead comes forward.


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Fans React To Death Of Philly Sports Icon Ed Snider

One fan put it this way, “Ed Snider is Philadelphia Flyers hockey.”


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IRS Unveils New Way To Pay Taxes… At 7-Eleven

Tax Deadline Day is approaching and the IRS unveiled a new way to pay.


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Sleepy Uber Driver Lets Passenger Take The Wheel, Ends Up In Police Chase

The 200 mile Uber ride that started in Philadelphia.


A picture shows damage to the facade of Brussels Airport, in Zaventem, on March 2016 after two explosions in the airport. 
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Flight From Brussels To Phila. Canceled After Deadly Explosions

A flight from Brussels to Philadelphia has been canceled.


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Phila. Police ID Man Shot After Allegedly Pointing Gun At Officers

Plainclothes cops ran after 22-year-old Dayquane Thomas, according to police.


Ever Abundant Life members have Palm Sunday services at Darby Rec Center. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Fire Not Enough To Keep Worshipers From Celebrating Palm Sunday Service In Delco

Ever Abundant Life Church in Darby Borough, Delaware County brought Palm Sunday to the gym.


The three tournament bound coaches at the 18th Annual Coaches vs. Cancer Tourney Tip-Off Breakfast at The Palestra.
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Philly’s NCAA Basketball Coaches Help Raise Big Bucks In Fight Against Cancer

For yet another year, hundreds took to the historic hardwood of The Palestra for the annual Coaches vs. Cancer Tourney Tip-Off Breakfast.


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Violent Night Leaves 6 Dead In Philadelphia

Police are investigating following a violent night in Philadelphia.


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New Jersey Transit, Rail Workers Union Trying To Avoid Strike

New Jersey Transit and its rail workers unions will pick up negotiations Monday in an effort to prevent the agency’s first strike since 1983.



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