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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School Zone Speed Limits Back In Session

The flashing lights warning of the 15 mile per hour speed limit is now active again on Hulmeville Road in Bensalem.

7 hours ago

Terri, the crossing guard, outside of Benjamin Rush Elementary in Bensalem. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Summer Vacation Over, Back To School This Week For Many Students

The crossing guard blocking traffic, the kids, backpack on, hand in hand with mom and dad.

08/31/2015

The finish line of the 2nd annual Philly 10K. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Thousands Complete 10K Run With Philly Flare

Four-thousand runners hit the city streets Sunday morning for the 2nd Annual Philly 10K.

08/30/2015

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STUDY: Philadelphia Drivers Lose 48 Hours A Year In Traffic

The following are urban areas ranked by the average annual extra hours commuters spend in their cars due to delay, together with the cost in lost time and fuel.

08/26/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene near Tulip and Huntingdon Streets in Philadelphia's Kensington neighborhood on August 24, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Water Main Break Leads To Sinkhole In Kensington

Officials say a 12-inch main broke along the intersection.

08/24/2015

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West Chester University Increases Efforts To Combat Legionnaires’ Bacteria On Campus

University officials, in a memo posted on the school website, say they turned off the hot water in nine buildings and super-chlorinated the hot water systems to kill the bacteria.

08/24/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene in Southampton Township, Burlington County. (credit: CBS3)

Police ID Victims Of Accident In Burlington County 

Officials say there are no sidewalks or shoulders, and there are no street lights on that stretch of the road.

08/18/2015

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Police: Boy Recovering After Accidentally Shooting Himself In Germantown

The boy tells police he found a gun while walking in the park.

08/13/2015

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Perseid Meteor Shower Disappoints Stargazers Locally

The Perseid Meteor Shower was advertised by the experts as one of the best to watch in years.

08/13/2015

(An air traffic control tower at Philadelphia International Airport.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

Study: Brutal Schedules Make Air Traffic Controllers Fatigued, More Likely To Make Mistakes

Traveling is stressful enough, and the report of chronically tired people in the tower doesn’t help, at least according to some of the travelers at Philadelphia International Airport on Tuesday morning.

08/11/2015

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Drexel Researchers Find “Sexting” Common Practice Among Adults

“Sexting” is usually associated with teens, but a new Drexel University study finds a lot of adults are hitting “send,” as well.

08/09/2015

Brewer's Outlet in Chadds Ford (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Delaware County Beer Distributor Bracing For Competition From Wawa

The Wawa on Naaman’s Creek Road in Chadds Ford may soon be able to dish out six packs. And about a third of a mile away, family owned Brewer’s Outlet is preparing for another competitor.

08/09/2015

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Papal Visit Traffic Restrictions Will Impact Many In City, Suburbs

The restrictions will affect those in Philadelphia and out in the suburbs.

08/06/2015

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Data From The Papal Pass Lottery Is In, Winners Will Find Out On Thursday

On Thursday, emails will go out to the randomly selected winners.

08/04/2015

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Police Investigate Hit-And-Run In Southwest Philly

Police say a female was hit by a green pickup truck that drove away. There’s no word on the victim’s age or condition.

08/03/2015

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