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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 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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Water Department Finishes Repairs On Ruptured Main At Torresdale And Frankford

After four months of cleaning up, insurance claims and traffic headaches, business owners say they’re relieved as they still try to recover from the damage.

10 hours ago

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Police Investigate Double Shooting in Brewerytown

Two men were shot in the Brewerytown section of Philadelphia Wednesday night.

17 hours ago

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Power Issue Forces Evacuation Of Willow Grove Mall

The spokeswoman says the mall is expected to open on time on Wednesday.

04/22/2014

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After 11 Years in Las Vegas, World Poker Tour Championship Moves To Atlantic City

A national gaming analyst calls this a major win for online gaming in New Jersey.

04/21/2014

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Bells Toll In Celebration Of Easter At Main Line Church

Worshipers at The Church of St. John, Lower Merion sang out in praise Sunday — and for one service a year — Father Frank Wallner says they joyfully ring bells.

04/20/2014

Cam Talbot #33 of the New York Rangers makes a glove save on a shot by Brayden Schenn #10 of the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center on October 24, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Flyered Up Fans Ready For Game 1 Against Rangers

KYW’s Tim Jimenez spoke to some of the diehards who kept the faith despite a poor start and a coaching change.

04/17/2014

A SEPTA bus from the 1970's. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

SEPTA Goes ‘Old School’ As Part Of Anniversary Celebration

As part of its yearlong 50th anniversary celebration, SEPTA dusted off and showcased a bus from 1970 Thursday.

04/17/2014

Mayor Nutter held a press conference to announce the temporary closing of the One Parkway tower. (Credit: Mike Dunn)

Burst Water Pipe Closes One Parkway Tower For Second Day in a Row

A Center City office tower, which houses nearly two-thousand city workers, will be closed for a second day in a row Thursday.

04/16/2014

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Man Critically Injured in Kensington Shooting

One man is in the hospital after being shot in Kensington Wednesday evening.

04/16/2014

Despite a loss to the Bucks during a record tying losing streak, the 76ers will still finish as the 2nd worst team in the NBA. (credit: Jesse D. Garrabrant/Getty Images)

Sixers Fan Starts Campaign To End ‘Tanking’ In The NBA

The team’s rebuilding strategy, which pundits and fans call “tanking” inspired a South Jersey man’s online campaign to change the way NBA draft picks are determined.

04/16/2014

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Beef Prices At 27-Year High in U.S.

The trip to the grocery store has gotten a lot more expensive, especially when you head down the meat aisle.

04/14/2014

Wawa President and CEO Chris Gheysens. Photo Credit: Tim Jimenez

Wawa Gets Ready For Its 50th Anniversary

The very first Wawa store opened its doors in Folsom, Delaware County 50 years ago on Wednesday.

04/14/2014

Parents and children at the altar as Pastor McBride leads them in prayer. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Young Boy, Father Remembered During Church Services In Chester

A Chester church community gathered with heavy hearts Sunday morning, reflecting on a 4-year-old boy who died after being hit by a car on the day of his father’s funeral.

04/13/2014

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North Philadelphia Shooting Leaves Man in Critical Condition

It happened on the 700 block of East Willard Street at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

04/09/2014

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Bensalem Man Facing Homicide Charges For Alleged Portable Generator-Induced Death Of Mother

Police have charged a 30-year-old Bensalem man with homicide, accusing him of intentionally causing the death of his mother by utilizing a portable generator.

04/08/2014

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