Tim Furlong joined NBC10 as a general assignment reporter in 2005. Prior to NBC10, he reported for Philadelphia’s WPHL-TV, and served as anchor/reporter for WLNE-TV (ABC6) in Providence, Rhode Island. From May 1997 to July 1998 he was a reporter in Charlottesville, VA, at WVIR-TV. He also served as a field producer for NBC News in Washington, D.C. from September 1996 until May 1997.
Born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, Furlong grew up in Glen Mills and attended high school at Salesianum in Wilmington, Delaware. He attended American University in Washington, D.C. where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism. During college he had the opportunity to live and work in Belgium. Shortly after graduation, he continued to find work abroad in Belgium and San Jose, Costa Rica. Closer to home, he was an intern at the former WPLY-FM/ Y100 radio station in Media, PA.
Furlong currently serves as an adjunct communication professor at Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania. He is a proud supporter of the Police Athletic League and the Billy Mock Foundation. He and his wife Meghan, whom he met in high school, live in the Wilmington, Delaware area with their two children.