Kim Glovas has been covering breaking and developing news as a reporter for KYW Newsradio since 1984, winning honors for “Regional Affairs Council” reporting along the way.
She has been honored by a number of professional organizations including the Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association and the Society of Professional Journalists. She has also received a special citation from the Pennnsylvania House of Representatives for her work.
Glovas is a lifelong Pennsylvania resident. She grew up in Easton, Pa. and attended college at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She holds a BA degree in journalism.
Glovas’ career includes stints at WSAN in Allentown, WEST-AM and WLEV-FM in Easton, and WHWH/WPST in Princeton, NJ.
Kim and her husband Paul Kurtz, who also works at KYW Newsradio, have four sons and live in Holland, Pa.
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As the weather begins to warm many of us may be thumbing through seed catalogs planning the spring vegetable garden.
The Creativity Co-Laboratory at Appel Farm will focus on the arts, as well as the skills needed for our technology driven economy.
The 2nd Annual Summit for Women and Girls was held in Philadelphia on Friday. The focus: empowerment of women through education, technology, and political action.
As governments large and small work to contain the opioid epidemic, emergency medical technicians and first responders are on the front lines.
Murphy says there are thousands of “New Jerseyans” who rely on the agency to get them to and from work, and for too long that service has been lacking.
Teen Health is front and center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. It started in Pennsylvania two years ago. Now, it’s worldwide.
A nearly month-long free tree-give-away will begin soon in Philadelphia. It’s part of the TreePhilly program and registration is now underway.
L&I says the age of the buildings, the severity of the damage, and inclement weather have all hampered the investigation.
Applications are being accepted through March 21 for the 7-week program.
The pipeline is owned by Sunoco and Energy Transfer Partners.
New policy on body and dash camera video in deadly police incidents has been proposed by the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office.
Philadelphia’s top cop was honored Friday at a luncheon celebrating Black History Month.
Gov. Phil Murphy announced three new cabinet appointees on Tuesday.
The Museum of the American Revolution is celebrating George Washington’s birthday on Monday, just a day after a multi-alarm fire devastated several buildings nearby in Old City.
Pennsylvania is taking steps to increase security on all voting systems used in the commonwealth.
Uwchlan Township’s Board of Supervisors say they have unanimously voted to enforce a zoning ordinance that will stop pipeline construction.
SEPTA’s performance before and after the Eagles Super Bowl parade was evaluated on Friday at the post-parade news conference.
Take a vacation day, a sick day, or ask the boss to close the office. Those are some of the options being considered by workers across the city as parade day approaches.
The goal: a publicly funded risk assessment of the controversial project.
Amazon says it will make a decision by the end of the year on where to place it’s second headquarters. But how will the winning city benefit?
Pennsylvania’s senior senator is taking aim at the Republican party for the potential shutdown of the federal government.
Philadelphia police say 22-year-old Taylor Hendricks of Whitehall is charged with aggravated assault, assault of a law enforcement officer, and cruelty to animals.
Recently, sexual harassment allegations by Pennsylvania legislators have led to revelations about payoffs to silence the victims.
Earlier this week, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection suspended construction of the Mariner East Two Pipeline because of what it called “egregious and willful violations” of state law.
SEPTA wants to remind seniors that Jan. 16 is the deadline for getting new SEPTA ID cards to replace ID previously used for free and reduced travel.
Holidays mean a lot of get-togethers with many people, and some of them may be carrying a bug that is spreading fast.
It was called the “Red Thumbs Mars Garden Project.”
Bancroft started in 1883 in Haddonfield, helping the handicapped when it wasn’t fashionable.
The holiday season means plenty of parties and plenty of alcohol. And, as law enforcement officials can tell you, plenty of danger.
A Pennsylvania House committee has passed a proposed bill which would ban abortions in the state after 19 weeks. The measure still has to pass the full House and that vote is expected this week.