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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Temple University Welcomes The Class Of 2020

A busy day in North Philadelphia as Temple University’s newest students make the big move.


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Cops: Woman’s Ex-Boyfriend Shot, Killed After Breaking Into Her Home

A man was shot dead in West Philadelphia after police say he was trying to break into his ex-girlfriend’s house.


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Cops Welcome Back Students At North Phila. Elementary School

It’s part of the school’s efforts to bring police and the community together.


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Father Of 6 Killed In Hunting Park Home Invasion

A father of six was killed in front of his kids during a home invasion in Hunting Park overnight.


Tracy Thornton walks to his house through a flooded neighborhood August 15, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Floods ravaged the US state of Louisiana, leaving six people dead and thousands more forced to flee rising waters after days of catastrophic rainstorms. 

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American Red Cross Volunteers In Philadelphia Lend Their Ears For Disaster Relief In Louisiana

When those affected by the floods down south called the Red Cross, officials with the national office decided the phones would be picked up in Philadelphia.



Firefighter Injured At South Philadelphia Fire

One firefighter had to be taken to the hospital.


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ER Doctor Shares Advice On How To Handle The Heat Wave

The soaring temps and humidity increases the odds of a medical emergency.


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Early Wake Up Call For Those Trying To Get A Workout In Before The Heat

The sizzling temperatures are still hanging around as the heat wave continues in the region.


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Study: 200,000 Crashes In U.S. Linked To Road Debris

Road debris: Just how dangerous can it be? A new study takes a look.


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Delta Passengers Still Dealing With Aftermath Of Computer Shutdown

Problems persist for Delta Air Lines today.


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SEPTA Tries To Ease Problems On Regional Rail Commute Home

SEPTA is taking a different approach to collecting fares at the Center City stations.


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Clinton Supporter Arrives At Temple University Nearly 8 Hours Before Rally

Hillary Clinton is back on the campaign trail today after officially accepting the nomination for President last night.



Key Organizer Of DNC Says City Looks Good, Despite Some Kinks

“It’s like a football game. You’re not going to get a first down on every play and you’re not going get a touchdown on every drive.”


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POTUS, And A Familiar Philly Face Will Be On Stage For Day 3 Of DNC

Hillary Clinton gets a Presidential push and her running mate is in the spotlight tonight.


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Bill Clinton Will Make The Case For His Wife On Day 2 Of DNC

But if it’s anything like the first day of the convention, then it won’t be smooth sailing for the Clinton camp.



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