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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Ty Pennington Makes Visit To Chester County

The TV personality who gave homes an “Extreme Makeover” for years is making a stop in Chester County on Saturday.

09/15/2017

POW-MIA To Be Honored At Philadelphia Vietnam Memorial

They’re from Philadelphia and served their country. Decades later, they’re still considered to be missing in action.

09/08/2017

Students Across Area Head Back-To-School

With Labor Day weekend behind us, it’s back to school time at many districts in the region. 

09/05/2017

Temple Community Shaken Up By Student’s Murder

Devastated and heartbroken. That’s the reaction from Temple’s Student Government.

09/04/2017

Colonial Pipeline Shuts Down Due To Harvey

A big blow to the U.S. fuel supply – A major pipeline that carries tens of millions of gallons of fuel between Houston and North Jersey has shut down because of Harvey.

08/31/2017

Red Cross Call Center In Philly Helping Answer Calls From Hurricane Harvey Victims

When a major disaster strikes, the Red Cross of Eastern Pennsylvania expands its 24/7 emergency call center and so far thousands of calls have been answered in Center City

08/29/2017

Pennsylvania First Responders Deployed To Texas For Hurricane Relief Efforts

Pennsylvania Task Force One is on a 22-hour drive to the naval base in Fort Worth, Texas.

08/27/2017

Winning Numbers To $758 Million Powerball Jackpot Announced

Get your tickets ready. Wednesday night’s Powerball jackpot is an estimated $700 million.

08/23/2017

Local Eye Surgeon Travels To The Path Of Totality For Solar Eclipse

A local eye doctor and astronomy buff is on a long-planned trip down south to get a glimpse of the total solar eclipse.

08/21/2017

Habitat for Humanity Revitalizes Recreation Center In North Philly

A hundred volunteers with Habitat for Humanity spent their day revitalizing the “jewel” of a North Philadelphia neighborhood. 

08/09/2017

Cyclists Roll Out For 30th Annual Tour De Shore

Thousands are biking their way from Center City to Atlantic City for the 30th Annual Irish Pub Tour De Shore.

07/30/2017

Senators Weigh-In On Collapse Of GOP Health Care Plan

Senators from the tri-state area are weighing in on the collapse of the GOP health care plan.

07/18/2017

Driver, 3 Cats Dead Following Fiery Crash At Brandywine Valley SPCA

A car crashed into a local SPCA building early Sunday morning, leaving the driver and several animals dead.

07/09/2017

Preparing Yourself And Your Pets For Emergencies

A Philly-based pet rescue team says preparation and trust in your pet is key when disaster strikes.

07/06/2017

New Court Orders Issued For Former Penn State Officials

New court orders were issued for the three former Penn State officials who were convicted for their involvement in the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

07/06/2017

Woman Accused Of Smashing Car, Home Windows In Tacony

A woman was arrested for smashing house and car windows in the Tacony section of the city Monday night.

06/27/2017

Cleanup Continues In South Jersey In Wake Of Powerful Storm

A couple of South Jersey communities are still cleaning up after a nasty storm with straight-line winds took down trees and power lines.

06/25/2017

Sen. Casey Releases Report Stating GOP Health Care Bill Affects Opioid Crisis

Senator Casey, joined by West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, released the report.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/20/2017

Sixers Fans

76ers Fans Who Trust The Process Are All Smiles

“There’s clearly something wrong with us,” said Spike Eskin.

06/20/2017

Restrictions At Creek Could Be Lifted Following Sewage Spill

Department of Environmental Protection and Camden County’s Health Department are keeping an eye on Big Timber Creek in Gloucester Township.

06/19/2017

Thousands Turn Out For Gary Papa Run

Thousands took to the Ben Franklin Parkway for a Father’s Day tradition.

06/18/2017

Police: Man Shot Dead During Fight Outside Center City Nightclub

It happened around 2:30 a.m. Sunday outside the Reserve Lounge at 8th and Arch Streets.

06/18/2017

Local Congressmen ‘Stand United In Love Of Country’ After Va. Shooting

A pair of area Congressmen, from both sides of the aisle, plan to show unity after the shooting in Virginia.

06/15/2017

Barry Baker

Chester County Lawmakers Want To Strengthen Disability Protection

A couple of Chester County state legislators are proposing new bills to strengthen a law already on the books.

06/08/2017

Murphy, Guadagno Win Primaries In NJ Gov. Race

Voters on Tuesday chose a wealthy former Goldman Sachs executive and Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s top deputy to run to replace the unpopular governor.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/06/2017

Barry Baker

Reward Out For Suspect Who Punched Man With Cerebral Palsy

There’s a $5,000 reward in the search for the suspect who sucker punched a man with cerebral palsy in West Chester.

06/04/2017

WWII Vet From Montgomery County Remembers Those Who Made Ultimate Sacrifice

Ninety-seven-year-old Dan Paciello enjoys sharing his stories of service with anyone who wants to talk.

05/29/2017

Robbery Suspect Arrested After Police Standoff At CVS In Media

Media Police say they have Kwesi Hudson, a 46-year-old Wilmington man, in custody.

05/24/2017

Robert Mueller

Robert Mueller’s Appointment As Special Counsel Drawing Bipartisan Praise

The local congressional delegation is reacting to Robert Mueller’s appointment as special counsel.

05/18/2017

Donald Trump

Retired FBI Agent: Remains To Be Seen Whether Trump Committed ‘Obstruction Of Justice’

Democratic lawmakers and pundits are throwing around the possibility President Donald Trump committed “obstruction of justice.”

05/17/2017

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