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”).


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Connect with Kim Glovas on Twitter: @KimGlovas

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How To Find Earth Day Events Near You

If you want to take part in Earth Day events but aren’t sure where to turn, there is a statewide website that can help you out.

04/21/2017

Entrepreneurs Compete To Be Their Own Boss At Temple University

Temple’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute is holding its 19th competition for those affiliated with the university who have a dream for their future.

04/19/2017

PNC Starts New Chapter For Area Preschoolers With $25K Grant, Donations

PNC Bank is throwing its support and its money behind the Children’s Village School on North 8th Street.

04/17/2017

Runners Represent Temple, And A Good Cause

The Broad Street Run is a few weeks away, and one team of about 250 runners from Temple University is gearing up with a t-shirt sale to benefit a local non-profit.

04/14/2017

Syphilis Cases In Philly On The Rise, Statistics Show

The rate of syphilis infection in Philadelphia in 2015 was highest in the 20-to-34 year age range.

04/13/2017

AC Moore Opens New Store In Heart Of Center City

AC Moore opens at Broad and Chestnut Streets at 7 a.m. Tuesday.

04/10/2017

Habitat For Humanity To Honor Villanova University As ‘Partner Of The Year’

Habitat’s Marianne Lynch says Villanova University students, faculty and staff have been helping Habitat for Humanity make a difference during its entire run.

04/05/2017

Man Sentenced To 2 Years Behind Bars In Young Son’s Accidental Shooting Death

A 27-year-old Quakertown man entered a plea agreement today in Bucks County court in connection with the accidental shooting death of his son.

04/03/2017

Flexitarian: A New Way To Eat

You’ve heard of vegetarian and pescatarian, but have you heard of flexitarian?

04/01/2017

Area Artists Transform Chairs To Raise Money For People In Need Of Housing

Old chairs are being upcycled to benefit a Philadelphia non-profit. It’s all designed to raise money for Philadelphians in need of housing.

03/31/2017

E-Z Pass Express Lanes Closed At Mid-County Interchange To Reopen Ahead Of Schedule

The work was expected to run through April 10th.

03/30/2017

Pa. State House Considers Bill To Restore Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele and other top law enforcement officials are urging a restoration of mandatory minimums sentences.

03/24/2017

Authorities Search For Killer After Man Shot To Death In Clayton Home

Officials responded to the scene on Downs Street early Friday morning.

03/24/2017

Upper Moreland Baseball Coach Charged With Strangling 12-Year-Old Boy

Police charged 52-year-old Kenneth Irwin with strangling a 12-year-old boy.

03/23/2017

Police: Girl’s Hair Set On Fire In Group Fight In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police say the attack happened Wednesday night around 7:30.

03/23/2017

New Roller Coaster Set To Rumble Through Seaside Heights

Casino Pier is set to bring its new coaster, the Hydrus, to life, nearly five years after Superstorm Sandy destroyed the iconic Jetstar.

03/20/2017

Burlington County Prosecutor Offers Reward For Unsolved Murders

The Burlington County Prosecutor’s office is offering $45,000 in reward money to solve nine unsolved murder cases.

03/09/2017

Contest Aims To Stimulate Interest In What’s Built In Philadelphia Region

Voting is underway in the first annual “What’s so cool about manufacturing?” contest.

03/08/2017

Construction For 2017 Flower Show Underway

Construction of the 2017 Philadelphia Flower Show is underway at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

03/06/2017

Black History Event Honors Late Fire Commissioner Harold Hairston

he Philadelphia Fire Department marked Black History Month on Monday by honoring the late Harold Hairston at an event at the Fireman’s Hall Museum in Old City.

02/27/2017

New Poll Shows Voter Doubt In President Trump

A new Quinnipiac University Poll shows a majority of voters have doubts about the president’s honesty, among other things.

02/23/2017

New Research Estimates 50-Thousand Unauthorized Immigrants In Philadelphia

The Pew Research Center used data from 2014 and found that the number of unauthorized immigrants accounted for 25-percent of foreign born Philadelphians.

02/19/2017

What’s With The Weird Weather? Environmental Expert Offers Explanation

In the last couple weeks, we’ve experienced temperatures in the 60’s, that dropped through the night into the 30’s, followed by a snow storm. Now it feels like spring…in February. Is this the new normal?

02/19/2017

Dozens Of Tombstones Vandalized In Bridesburg

A Bridesburg cemetery was vandalized over the weekend, and now efforts are underway to repair the damage.

02/13/2017

Can You Get In Trouble By Your Employer For Protesting?

Now, the question is, can an employer do anything about employees who take part?

02/05/2017

The Key To A Successful Super Bowl Commercial

The Super Bowl means football, but for many it’s also the entertainment in the commercials.

02/04/2017

Federal Government Working To Guarantee Citizens Earn Income Tax Credit

If you made less than 53-thousand 505 dollars last year, you may be eligible for the earned income tax credit.

02/03/2017

Birders Flock To Eagle Festival In South Jersey

New Jersey had one pair of bald eagles through the 70’s and 80’s.

02/03/2017

Mike Pence

Pence To Address Federalist Society In Philadelphia Saturday

The vice president will make an appearance at Congress Hall in Old City.

02/03/2017

Controversial High School Play Sparks Education And Community Outreach

The high school play which uses the “n-word” has prompted the school district to provide education training and community outreach.

01/30/2017

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