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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   “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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Open Enrollment Ends Today For Health Insurance Via Federal Marketplace

The deadline is today to get health insurance through the Affordable Care Act’s open enrollment period. And those who remain uninsured will be coughing up a lot more cash than last year.


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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 Resumes Most Services, Regional Rails Remain Suspended

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.


Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter spends his final moments in office speaking at his alma mater, St. Joe's Prep. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

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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Authorities Warn Residents: Do NOT Fire Guns To Celebrate New Year

Law enforcement officials in Philadelphia are once again warning residents to not fire their guns into the air to celebrate the New Year. Joe Jaskolka has a bullet lodged in his head.


Bill Cosby's attorney, Monique Pressley outside the comedian's Montgomery County home. December 30, 2015

Cosby’s Lawyer Defends Embattled Comedian On ‘CBS This Morning’

Bill Cosby’s legal team has promised a vigorous defense to clear the comedian’s name in court and is already speaking to national media outlets a day after Cosby was charged with sexual assault.


Disappointed Eagles fans watch the game against the Washington Redskins at Lincoln Financial Field. (credit: Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Eagles Fans Seem To Agree With Firing Of Chip Kelly

The overwhelming consensus among Eagles fans — they couldn’t stomach Kelly as the head coach anymore.


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Phillies, Ryan Howard’s Attorney Respond To Doping Allegations

A controversial documentary on doping in sports links Phillies first-baseman Ryan Howard an other big name athletes to performance enhancing drugs.


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Rowers Hit The Water And Take Advantage Of Warm Temps

Rowers, like those here the University Barge Club, are used to being out on the Schuylkill in the frigid cold. So this balmy winter for Maria means.



Rain & Fog Hold Up Last-Minute Shoppers And Holiday Travelers

Just a day and a half before Christmas and I-95 was tail lights as the masses were trying to get out of the city, headed home or to the mall.




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