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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Commuters Express Anger, Frustration As SEPTA Workers Go On Strike

“They should have taken care of this a long time ago.”


19-year-old Iziah Lewis

3 Teens Charged In Shooting Death Of 19-Year-Old In Bucks County

Investigators say 19-year-old Iziah Lewis was gunned down during a robbery in Perkasie.


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Viral Video Leads To Fast Food Restaurant Closing, Some Employees Out Of The Job

The Checkers restaurant on the 7100 block of Stenton Avenue is closed right now because of a Facebook live video.


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Kids Excited To Be Part Of LEGOLAND Groundbreaking At Plymouth Meeting Mall

Seven-year-old Patrick couldn’t wait for this day to come.


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AAA Says Now Is The Time To Get Cars Ready For Winter

A chill in the air and it feels like fall in the Delaware Valley.


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What Does Massive AT&T-Time Warner Deal Mean For Consumers?

Wireless giant AT&T is looking to aquire Time Warner. But what does the $85 billion dollar, blockbuster deal mean for consumers?


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Man Ends Up Shot In Craigslist Deal Gone Bad

It was a Craigslist deal for a phone that turned into an attempted armed robbery in the Overbrook section of the city.


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Good Samaritan Shot In Rittenhouse Square After Intervening In Robbery Attempt

Chopper 3 was over the scene after a shooting in Rittenhouse Square on Tuesday night.


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Authorities Discover Meth Lab Inside Duplex In Delco

Police have detained three people who were in the apartment.


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Phillie Phanatic, Jay Wright Surprise Jurors At Criminal Justice Center

The Phanatic, with his trademark kisses and high fives, was joined by Villanova basketball head coach Jay Wright.


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Father Robbed, Fatally Shot Outside His Home

The 28-year-old man died at the hospital hours after he was shot around 10:30 last night according to police.


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SEPTA Riders Fear Worst Facing Threat Of Strike

Sunday’s vote by SEPTA workers authorizing a strike is a major reason for concern for the millions of riders who rely on the transit agency for their commute.


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Controversial ‘Speak English’ Sign No Longer Up At Geno’s Steaks

No comment from staff at Geno’s this morning.


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‘It’s A Shame It’s Come To This’ Trump Taj Mahal Closes Its Doors

Another one bites the dust in Atlantic City.


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SEPTA Looks To Get Regional Rail Back On Track

Regular weekday schedules are back into effect for SEPTA’s Regional Rail lines.




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