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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Some Residents Switching Shopping Destinations In Response To City’s Soda Tax

The soda tax has some city residents getting their sugary drinks elsewhere.

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Toddler Struck By SUV Released From Hospital; Police Search For Hit-Run Driver

Police say the victim, a 2-year-old boy, was hit by an SUV as he crossed the road in Amber — and the driver kept going.

02/19/2017

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Beer, Hoagies And Seating At Pennsylvania Wawa

A Wawa in Delaware County reopens today and is now the first store in the chain in the region where you can grab a cold one.

02/16/2017

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Christie Heads To Washington, D.C. To Have Lunch With Trump

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie goes to the White House today for a meeting with President Trump.

02/14/2017

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Residents Enjoying Spring-Like Temps Before Snow Moves In

With a good amount of snow projected to fall after this warm day, people like Carlos are trying to take advantage of today’s temperatures.

02/08/2017

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2nd Day Of Squeeze For SEPTA’s Market-Frankford Line Riders

Philadelphia transit officials say they expect a shortage of cars to continue at peak hours on a subway line where cracks were found on a support beam on two subway cars.

02/07/2017

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One-Third Of SEPTA’s Market-Frankford Rail Cars Pulled Off Tracks

“We normally have 144 cars in service for the regular morning rush hour. We’re 40 short of that this morning.”

02/06/2017

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Early Morning Blaze At Condo Building In Old City Displaces Several Residents

A two-alarm fire ripped through a six-story apartment building in Old City on Tuesday morning.

01/31/2017

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Democratic Attorneys General Condemn President Trump’s Travel Ban

Pennsylvania’s AG Josh Shapiro is part of this effort.

01/30/2017

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Massive Sinkhole Nearly Swallows Home In Pennsylvania

The sinkhole opened up in front of two homes on Brooke Road in Cheltenham.

01/25/2017

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Officials Apologize After A Tough Few Weeks For PATCO Riders

The transit agency is playing catch up with a lot of repair work leading to delays, cancellations and overcrowding during the last few weeks.

01/18/2017

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Camden’s Top Cop To Meet With Top Lawmaker To Discuss Community Policing

Camden Police Chief Scott Thomson will meet with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan on Monday to discuss policing in the country, including the use of force.

01/15/2017

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Frigid Cold To Spring-Like: How Temperature Swings Affect Your Health

Does the roller coaster on the thermometer mean you’re more likely to get sick?

01/12/2017

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How To Get A Better Handle On Your Finances In 2017

A Philadelphia-based expert has a few tips on setting and meeting your financial goals this year.

01/02/2017

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Montco Student’s Mobile App Gets Global Attention

17-year-old Manshu Sharma is a finalist in the Global Entrepreneurship Network’s “Startup Open.”

12/29/2016

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