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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Donald Trump Back In Philly Today

It is Trump’s second visit to the city in less than a week.


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SEPTA Using Express Buses To Supplement Regional Rail Service

Starting today, SEPTA is rolling out a different way to get around.


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Police: Cop Impersonator Robs Pair Of Escorts At King Of Prussia Hotel

Upper Merion Police are looking for a man who pretended to be a cop and robbed a pair of female escorts in King of Prussia over the weekend.


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Firefighters Hospitalized After Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into Truck On I-95 SB

The injured firefighters are expected to be okay.


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Police: Teen Boy Charged After Allegedly Shooting Himself, Girl In South Phila.

Police say the gun accidentally went off when one of the kids had it in his hands.


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Thousands Take To The Streets For Third Annual Philly 10K

An annual run showcasing several city neighborhoods is in the books.


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Temple University Welcomes The Class Of 2020

A busy day in North Philadelphia as Temple University’s newest students make the big move.


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Cops: Woman’s Ex-Boyfriend Shot, Killed After Breaking Into Her Home

A man was shot dead in West Philadelphia after police say he was trying to break into his ex-girlfriend’s house.


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Cops Welcome Back Students At North Phila. Elementary School

It’s part of the school’s efforts to bring police and the community together.


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Father Of 6 Killed In Hunting Park Home Invasion

A father of six was killed in front of his kids during a home invasion in Hunting Park overnight.


Tracy Thornton walks to his house through a flooded neighborhood August 15, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Floods ravaged the US state of Louisiana, leaving six people dead and thousands more forced to flee rising waters after days of catastrophic rainstorms. 

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American Red Cross Volunteers In Philadelphia Lend Their Ears For Disaster Relief In Louisiana

When those affected by the floods down south called the Red Cross, officials with the national office decided the phones would be picked up in Philadelphia.



Firefighter Injured At South Philadelphia Fire

One firefighter had to be taken to the hospital.


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ER Doctor Shares Advice On How To Handle The Heat Wave

The soaring temps and humidity increases the odds of a medical emergency.


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Early Wake Up Call For Those Trying To Get A Workout In Before The Heat

The sizzling temperatures are still hanging around as the heat wave continues in the region.


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Study: 200,000 Crashes In U.S. Linked To Road Debris

Road debris: Just how dangerous can it be? A new study takes a look.




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