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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Northeast Philadelphia Grade School Closed Wednesday For Disinfecting After Students Fall Ill

Nazareth Academy Grade School posted the announcement on their website.

01/14/2015

File Photo: Philadelphia Police commissioner Charles Ramsey. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Commissioner Ramsey In DC For First Public Task Force Meeting

It’s the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing, Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey is co-chair of this group that the White House put together last month.

01/13/2015

(File photo:  a front-end loader fills a Penndot plow truck with salt.  Credit: CBS3)

Crews Getting Ready For Monday Morning Wintry Mix

Road crews are preparing for snow, sleet and freezing rain overnight that could make for a slick commute during the morning rush.

01/11/2015

Spring Mountain File Photo (Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Child Falls 30 Feet From Ski Lift In Montgomery County

It happened around 7 p.m. Saturday at Spring Mountain Adventure in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania.

01/10/2015

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People Out And About Face Dangerous Temps In Delaware Valley

Temperatures have plummeted with wind chills in the single digits today.

01/08/2015

A green ribbon hangs on a pole outside of St. John the Baptist church in Manayunk in memory of Shane Montgomery.(credit: Tim Jimenez)

Prayers For Closure, Healing After Tragic End Of Search For Shane Montgomery

There were heavy hearts Sunday during services at the Manayunk church the family of Shane Montgomery belongs to on the morning after the body of the missing West Chester University student was discovered in the Schuylkill River.

01/04/2015

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Philadelphia Police Sources: Pittsburgh Man Charged In Spring Garden Sexual Assault

The alleged incident happened shortly before 11am Thursday in a parking garage at 17th and Callowhill Streets, near Community College of Philadelphia.

01/01/2015

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Police: 19-Year-Old Man First Homicide Victim Of 2015 In Philadelphia

The incident occurred on the 5800 N. Philip Street around 5:15 a.m.

01/01/2015

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Blazing Meteor (Really!) Gives East Coast An Early Taste of End-of-Year Fireworks

The American Meteor Society, which is compiling reported sightings of the cosmic event, received more than 1,100 reports of the event as of Wednesday afternoon.

12/31/2014

File photo of pet adoption event. (Credit: Justin Udo)

No-Fee Pet Adoptions For ‘Empty The Shelter’

On the last day of the year, a local organization is offering no-fee pet adoptions as they try to “Empty the Shelter.”

12/31/2014

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2 Injured After Car Crashes, Flips Over In Northeast Philadelphia

It happened at Knorr Street and Oxford Avenue in the Lawndale section of the Northeast.

12/28/2014

Early morning Christmas breakfast served in Center City. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Hundreds Enjoy Free Christmas Breakfast In Center City

Each Christmas, a full breakfast of eggs, sausage, bacon, hash browns, coffee, and more is served to about 400 people.

12/25/2014

File photo: police tape. (Credit: Larry W Smith/Getty Images)

Police: Valet Victim Of Hit And Run Near KOP Mall

Investigators say the driver, an unidentified woman, pulled up to the valet stand. A valet walked up to the car and police say the driver grabbed his phone out of his hand.

12/25/2014

A Christmas tree, a menorah and a Festivus pole on display in the KYW Newsradio newsroom. (credit: Andrew Kramer)

Christmas, Hanukkah And ‘A Festivus For The Rest Of Us’ In Philadelphia

Today is Festivus, a once obscure holiday introduced to the masses on the 90’s sitcom Seinfeld.

12/23/2014

(US Sen. Chris Coons, of Delaware, uses one of Monrovia's chlorinated-water stations set up to encourage Liberians to wash their hands more often and help stop the spread of the Ebola virus.  Photo provided by office of Sen. Coons)

US Sen. Chris Coons Continues Trip to Ebola-Ravaged Liberia

Sen. Coons, the first member of Congress to visit Liberia since the Ebola outbreak, says he wants to remind Americans that the US investment there is very much needed.

12/22/2014

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