Kim Glovas

Kim GlovasKim 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.


Kim Glovas, serving as a volunteer reader to children at the West Philadelphia Alliance For Children ("WePAC").

Kim Glovas, serving as a volunteer reader to children at the West Philadelphia Alliance For Children (“WePAC”).

Connect with Kim Glovas on Twitter: @KimGlovas
The Pennsylvania SPCA and Uber teamed up Thursday. (Credit PSPCA)

PSPCA, Uber Team Up To Deliver Puppy Play Dates

The SPCA teamed up with Uber Thursday to bring puppies to workplaces.


VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - FEBRUARY 14:  Pope Francis waves to engaged couples from all over the world gathered today, on the feast of St. Valentine, in St. Peter's Square February 14, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. During the event, organised by the Pontifical Council for the Family, Pope Francis emphasised that living together is 'an art, a patient, beautiful and fascinating journey' which can be summarized in three words: please, thank you and sorry. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Papal Visit Playbook Available Online Now

The Papal Visit Playbook has been released, but if you are looking for new information, it’s pretty thin.


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Local Grad Student Heads To Uganda To Help Design Schools

She will be using her newly minted engineering skills to design schools, and she expects to learn from her experience.


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Bucks County Implements 911 Texting Program

Bucks County dispatchers will soon be able to receive 911 texts from county residents.


Applicants at the Fillmore Job Fair. (Credit: Kim Glovas)

Fillmore Philadelphia Looking To Staff Venue Before Opening

A small portable black tent, with “Fillmore Philly-dot-com”, on the edge stands outside the venue. Applicants hiked around back to sign in.


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Police Searching For Suspect Who Killed Twins In Camden

The Camden County Prosecutor and Camden Police are asking for the public’s help in tracking down the killer of Markice and Maurice Harper.


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Authorities Seeking Help In Identifying Bank Robber

It happened just after 1:30 pm.m. when the man entered the bank, and handed the teller a demand note.


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Temple University Releases Report On Campus Sexual Misconduct

The latest data for Temple’s main campus shows 8 sexual assaults reported in 2013.


Kevin Smith on far left. This is the beam before it left New York City, with honor guard, which is accompanying it the whole way to Florida. (Photo credit: Victoria Lupica)

World Trade Center Beam Makes It Way To Kennedy Space Center Via Philadelphia

The beam will be placed at the Kennedy Space Center 9/11 Memorial for its Sept. 11 ceremony.


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Police: Tires Slashed On 9 Vehicles In South Philadelphia

At least nine vehicles had their tires slashed in South Philadelphia overnight, and now one man has been arrested in connection with the vandalism.


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Villanova University, Philadelphia Water Team Up To Address Stormwater Runoff Problem

The Villanova Urban Stormwater Partnership is working to address excessive rain water and the flooding it can cause, especially in the city.


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Cops: 5-Year-Old Was Led Outside And Beaten In North Philly

Police are asking for the public to be on alert in North Philadelphia after an intruder allegedly beat a little girl until she was unconscious. She is hospitalized in stable condition at this time.


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Delaware Hospitals Will No Longer Give New Moms Formula As Parting Gift

A practice of giving new moms infant formula when they leave the hospital is no longer in effect in Delaware.


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Philadelphia Furniture Store Target Of Lawsuit From PA Attorney General Office

The lawsuit was filed against Furniture Sir-Plus and its owners Charles Lederman, Mark Finkelstein and Daniel Roberts.


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New App Guides Employers Through Implementing Plan To Prevent Heat Related Illness

OSHA, the Occupational and Safety Administration, says dozens of outdoor workers die each year because of heat related illnesses, and thousands more become sick.