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


Easter Sunrise Service: An 87-Year-Old Interfaith Celebration In South Jersey

Many started their Easter celebrations when the sun came up Sunday morning.


Snow Preparations Underway As Region Braces For Nor’Easter #4

PennDOT has 400 plus trucks ready to go,  70,000 tons of salt, and crews ready to plow and treat the roads and be available for anything else that may pop up. 


Wild Start To March Madness, But No Surprises For Nova Nation

March has had its fair share of Madness. But for Villanova fans, it’s been drama free.


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Roads Across Region Spared After Latest Nor’easter

The snow fell for much of the morning rush around Richboro, Langhorne, Bensalem and Feasterville.


South Jersey Relatives Gather To Cheer On US Bob Sledder Elana Meyers Taylor

A family in South Jersey had an Olympic watch party early this morning to cheer for their favorite women’s bobsledder who was chasing her first gold medal.


Hagele’s Bakery in Mayfair

Locals Flock To Mayfair Bakery For Fat Tuesday Treats

It is Fat Tuesday and many people, as they do each year, are flocking to a bakery in Mayfair to get their special treats for the day. 


Hundreds Of Volunteers Aim To Make Difference By Making Hoagies

Sunday was the 4th Annual Hoagies 4 Hope fundraiser at Clearview Regional High School in Mullica Hill, New Jersey.


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Media Holding Pre-Super Bowl Eagles Pride Parade

Long-time Mayor Bob McMahon says there’s no better way to get ready for the big game than by celebrating a now familiar theme.


2 People Killed In Overnight House Fire In North Philadelphia

Neighbors: Siblings Killed In Overnight House Fire In North Philadelphia

An investigation is underway after two people are killed in a house fire in North Philadelphia.


Minneapolis Mayor Welcomes Eagles Fans In Funny Video

The mayor of Minneapolis had a little fun while “welcoming” Eagles fans who are in town for the Super Bowl. 


Super Bowl Could Leave Lasting Impact On Eagles, Philadelphia

In sports and pop culture, there may be no grander stage than the Super Bowl.


Amazon's Alexa Is An Eagles Fan, Just Ask Her

Amazon’s Alexa Is An Eagles Fan, Just Ask Her

The Eagles have a new “smart” fan — with artificial intelligence.


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Philly Police Report Few Problems During Celebration Of Eagles Win

Philadelphia police say the vast majority of fans who were partying before and after the huge Eagles victory, did so peacefully. But there were several arrests. 


It’s Game Day: Fans Ready For Eagles To Punch Ticket To Super Bowl

Parking lots weren’t scheduled to open up until 11:30 Sunday morning, but that didn’t stop diehard fans from lining up bright (or dark) and early.


Delaware River Looks Like Sea Of Ice As Ice Jams Causing Minor Flooding

A flood warning is in effect for parts of the region because of an ice jam on the Delaware River.


Many Brave Bitter-Cold As They Return To Work, School

With the holidays in the books, it is back to work and school for many people in our area who have to brave the bitter cold to get to where they have to be.


Water Main Break Floods Homes In Fox Chase

The 8-inch main broke around 8:30 a.m. Sunday along Strahle Street near Verree Road in the city’s Fox Chase neighborhood.


Volunteers Help Feed Philadelphia’s Homeless On Christmas

Dozens of volunteers traded in Christmas morning around the tree to serve warm holiday breakfasts for the less fortunate in Center City.


Millions Take Flight To Holiday Destinations

AAA Mid-Atlantic is forecasting a record number of Americans, 100 million, are traveling for the holidays.


Police Searching For Suspect In Northeast Philly Shooting

Police are searching for a suspect in a Northeast Philadelphia shooting.


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Eagles Fans React To Potentially Losing Carson Wentz For The Season

The Eagles’ team plane, with the injured Carson Wentz on board, landed in Philadelphia Monday morning. And many fans, who made the trip out west for the game, returned as well.


Weekend Storm Brings Record Daily Snowfall In Philadelphia

4.1 inches of snow fell in the city on Saturday. That broke the old daily record for December 9 of 2.9 inches set back in 1942. 


PennDOT Short On Truck Drivers Ahead Of Winter

As winter approaches, PennDOT says it’s short on truck drivers.


Sen. Graham: ‘I Think It’s Now Time To Start Moving’ US Military Families Out Of South Korea

That means the spouses and children of 28,000-plus U.S. troops out of that country.


Cyclists Demanding Safer Streets Following Death Of Bicyclist In Center City

Cyclists Demanding Safer Streets Following Death Of Bicyclist In Center City

Concerned cyclists stood side by side on a Center City street Wednesday morning. They’re calling for action after 24-year-old Emily Fredericks was hit and killed by a trash truck while riding her bike Tuesday morning. 


Hundreds Drop Off Turkeys To Be Cooked At South Philly's Cacia's Bakery

Hundreds Drop Off Turkeys To Be Cooked At South Philly’s Cacia’s Bakery

It’s a tradition for many families in the area to have a South Philly bakery cook their Thanksgiving turkeys. 


SEPTA Urges Riders To Watch Their Step

SEPTA had a safety blitz at several subway stations Tuesday morning. The main message for riders? Watch Your Step.


Thousands Run Through Heavy Winds At Philadelphia Marathon

It was raining before the run kicked off at 7 a.m. along the Ben Franklin Parkway, but the sky cleared. The winds, however, kept blowing.


Permanent 'Hub Of Hope' For Homeless Opens Up At Suburban Station

Permanent ‘Hub Of Hope’ For Homeless To Open At Suburban Station

Hundreds were at a fundraiser Monday morning for the 11,000 square-foot service center for the homeless that’s being built at Suburban Station in Center City. 


Annual ‘Friends In Pink’ 5K Held In Manayunk

A Philly-based non-profit, which focuses its attention on breast cancer patients in two city neighborhoods, had its annual 5K Sunday morning.