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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New Jersey Transit, Rail Workers Union Trying To Avoid Strike

New Jersey Transit and its rail workers unions will pick up negotiations Monday in an effort to prevent the agency’s first strike since 1983.


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Officials: Email Phishing Incident Affects Main Line Health Employees

The FBI and IRS are now investigating a spear phishing scam that puts every employee of Main Line Health at risk for identity fraud.


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Apple, FBI To Square Off At Congressional Hearing

This comes a day after Apple got a victory over the government in court.


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Teen Dead, Man Injured In Shooting Outside Cherry Hill Motel

It happened around 2:30 a.m. Sunday in the parking lot near the entrance of the Inn of the Dove on Cuthbert Boulevard in Cherry Hill.


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UPenn Newspaper Video Sparks Controversy Between Cruz, Rubio

Presidential candidate Ted Cruz’s communications director’s resignation Monday was sparked by a video posted online by the University of Pennsylvania’s student newspaper.


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Dozens Protest Facility That Immigration Rights Activists Want Closed

Dozens took to Center City to protest a Berks County detention center that’s still open today despite the state’s decision to revoke its license,


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Snow Starting To Melt But Problems Remain Days After Winter Storm

Days after the big snowstorm, problems persist in the region.


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Governor Christie, Jersey Shore Officials Have Different Views On Winter Storm Damage

The comparisons of this weekend’s winter storm are to Hurricane Sandy. Some leaders of shore towns say this storm did more harm. Governor Christie sees it another way.


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SEPTA is working toward restoring service on bus, trolley and rail lines that have been suspended since 4 a.m. Saturday. Service on all SEPTA Regional Rail Lines will remain suspended on Sunday, January 24.


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Is Your Car Ready For The Upcoming Storm?

With the first major snowstorm of the season expected this weekend, it might be a good time to make sure your vehicle is prepared to handle the elements.


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Philadelphia Man Among Marines Missing After Helicopter Crash In Hawaii

The U.S. Marine Corps has identified the 12 marines who went missing after a helicopter crash in Hawaii last week. Among them is a 31-year-old Delaware Valley man.


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Police: Store Owner Shoots, Kills Alleged Robber In South Philadelphia

Investigators are now at Miss Jesse’s Stop and Shop at 12th and Christian.



Philadelphia Region Deals With First Arctic Blast Of Winter

The first frigid blast of the season has its cold grip on the Delaware Valley.


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Nutter Addresses Students At St. Joe’s Prep During Final Speech As Mayor

On this first day of classes in the New Year for students at St. Joe’s Prep, Nutter spent some of the final moments as Mayor of the city.




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