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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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Republican Mayoral Candidate Melissa Bailey Casts Her Ballot In Society Hill

Bailey’s husband and sister waited outside of the polling place, the Society Hill Dance Studio, as she entered the voting booth with her young daughter Cricket.


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SEPTA Keeps Food Drive Rolling One More Day

The “Stop Hunger at Your Station” campaign was supposed to end this past Friday, but SEPTA hopes a visit to the grocery store over the weekend for passengers leads to extra donations for Philabundance today.


Bill Apter. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Montco Man Tells Story Of 5-Decade Career In Wrestling

A Montgomery County man has a new book out covering his nearly 50 year career surrounded by head locks, body slams and much more.


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Fire Breaks Out At The Fairmount Park Welcome Center

The windows had to be smashed as firefighters took care of this blaze.



Month Long Celebration Of Italian Culture Wraps Up This Week

There’s an Italian Cinema Night at Widener University on Wednesday. On Friday, it’s a Wine and Cheese tasting at Drexel.


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Ramsey Offers Condolences To NYPD Over Slain Officer

As New York City’s Police Department mourns the fourth officer killed in the line of duty in 11 months, Philadelphia’s outgoing Commissioner offered his condolences over a situation he’s all too familiar with.


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Police: 13-Year-Old Boy And Older Brother Shot In North Philadelphia

Police say it happened at about 7:28 p.m. Tuesday at the 3500 block of N. 18th Street.


29th Annual Aids Walk Philly 2015 (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Thousands Walk/Run In Philly To Raise Money, Fight Stigma Of AIDS

Ten thousand people gathered for the 29th annual AIDS Walk Philly Sunday morning at the Art Museum.


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PennDOT: Chestnut Street Closed At Front Street In Old City Due To Support Pier Damage

A call to police led to the closure of a bridge near Penn’s Landing.


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Group Honors Columbus While Recognizing A Complicated History

There were two wreath laying ceremonies to commemorate Columbus Day in the city this morning.


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Make A Wish Foundation Holds Fundraiser To Make More Wishes Come True

And one wish turned 7-year-old Mary from Bensalem into a globetrotter. “First, I went to London then I went to Spain,” Mary said. “Then I want to Portugal. I went on the Disney cruise. Then I want to the Rock of Gibraltar.”


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Second Day Of Forbes Under 30 Summit Gets Off To ‘Rocky’ Start

The Forbes Under 30 Summit continues in Philadelphia. And many of the participants kicked off day two with a run that could only happen here — the Under 30 Rocky Run.


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Amtrak Now Charging Excess Baggage Fee

Starting today, Amtrak is doing what the airlines have been doing for years by charging passengers excess baggage fees.


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Online Effort Pushes For Car Free Weekends In Center City

The Center City traffic box is a thing of the past, but there’s now an online effort to make car free weekends part of the future.


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Authorities Investigating Report Of Armed Robbery And Sexual Assault Of Temple Student

The University says the assault and robbery happened around midnight on the 1400 block of Carlisle Street, which is south of Campus, just off Broad Street.




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