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

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Villanova University Professor Looks Back As We Look Ahead To November

Communications professor Doctor Len Shyles said the unfavorable ratings of both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have not been seen in decades.

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The Dems Bring The Heat For DNC

City and health officials are prepared for whatever will happen this week, including the heat.

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Temple University Announces New Interim President

The University’s board of trustees announced a resolution with Theobald, accepted his resignation and announced the election of acting president Richard Englert.


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String Of Philly Newspapers Sold To New Jersey Circular Company

Broad Street Media has been acquired by a South Jersey newspaper distribution firm. And the chain plans to expand into up and coming neighborhoods in the city.


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Focus Turns To North Carolina In Search For Bucks County Murder Suspect

The suspect’s description has been disbursed to police departments down the east coast.


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Man Killed On Front Porch Of His Townhouse In Bucks County

A suburban Bucks County community is reeling after the murder of a man on the front porch of his townhouse.


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SEPTA Limits Parking At AT&T Station For DNC Convention, But Provides Parking Nearby

In preparation for the Democratic National Convention, SEPTA will be closing the parking lot at the AT&T station at the end of business on Friday for the duration of the convention.


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Police: 33-Year-Old Man Murdered While Sitting On Porch

The Bucks County Coroner has determined that a 33-year-old man was murdered while sitting on his porch.

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Montco Man Arrested After Child Porn Found On Computer

Officials say more than 2,000 images and three videos were discovered.


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Emergency Management Meets 21st Century In NJ, Philly Soon

Camden County just unveiled its Text-to-911 system.


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OSHA Launches Month-Long Safety Awareness Campaign

In the last month, five construction workers fell off of roofs in the Philadelphia region. Now, OSHA is calling on local construction firms to take necessary safety measures for their workers.


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Former Drexel Cop Facing Theft Charges Turns Himself In

A Drexel University police officer turned himself into authorities today after allegedly taking evidence from an investigation in January 2015.


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SEPTA Reports Progress After Leasing Additional Train Cars

SEPTA says with the additional leased cars and locomotives, train trips were up to 574 Monday morning, compared to 549 last week. A normal day sees 788 train trips.


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Project HOME Gives New Direction For Formerly Homeless Veterans

A dozen formerly homeless veterans celebrated Monday as they graduated from a special program designed to get them back into the workforce.


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Villanova University Offers Course On Conspiracy Theories

Villanova University is offering students a class in something far from ‘English 101.’



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