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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Supreme Court’s Decision On Abortion Sends Ripples Through Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania lawmakers in favor of keeping abortion clinics open are talking about the impact the US Supreme Court’s decision will have on state law.

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New I-95 Weight Restrictions During The DNC

PennDOT’s Gene Blaum says the restriction is part of a security plan for the week of the DNC.


Donna Patrick sports the patriotic denim dress she wore to work at ACME. (credit: Kim Glovas)

ACME Clerk Suspended For Wearing Patriotic Dress Back At Work

She has been reinstated, but not without some controversy.


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Cops: 4-Year-Old Dies After Being Shot In North Philadelphia

The shooting happened on the 1800 block of N. 20th Street.



Local Therapy Dogs In Orlando To Help First Responders Deal With The Tragedy

This is part of a mission of mercy for first responders and others involved in the nightclub shooting.


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2 People Hospitalized After Shooting Near North Philly School

The William Dick school at 24th and Diamond Streets was placed on lockdown as a result of the shooting.


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Intruders Attempt To Break Into 5 Homes Overnight In Jenkintown

Burglars got away with an assortment of video game systems, laptops, cameras, electronics and some cash.


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Woman Dies In 2-Car Crash In NE Philadelphia

One woman is dead after a two car crash just off of Woodhaven Road in the border of Northeast Philadelphia and Bensalem.


Donna Patrick sports the patriotic denim dress she wore to work at ACME. (credit: Kim Glovas)

ACME Cashier Fights Back After Suspension For Wearing Patriotic Attire To Work

A union cashier at the Bensalem, Bucks County ACME has been suspended after wearing a patriotic denim dress to work on Memorial Day. Now, she has filed a grievance against the company.


20 year celebrations of Def Mix House Label LONDON - MAY 05: Clubbers attend the Def Mix 20th Anniversary Weekender at Turnmills nightclub on May 4, 2007 in London, England. The Weekender sees the start of the world tour to celebrate 20 years of the legendary New York based House music label with DJs Frankie Knuckles, Satoshi Tomiie, Hector Romero, David Morales and Danny Rampling set to play during the tour.

Security Expert: Fallout ‘Uncertain’ Following Orlando Shooting

A global security expert says it’s uncertain what the fallout will be from the tragic mass shooting in Orlando.


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School Bus With Kids On Board Hits Parked Car In North Philly

Philadelphia police say the bus struck a parked pickup truck, and both vehicles ended up on the curb.


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Police: Philadelphia Mom Confesses To Suffocating Young Children While On Vacation

A 40-year-old Philadelphia woman is accused of killing her 7-month-old son and 3-year-old daughter during a visit to South Florida.


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Phila. Archdiocese Attempting To Sell Historic Black Church

A hearing was held today on the status of the historic Saint Peter Claver Catholic Church in Old City. It’s a black mother church which has been struggling for it’s survival since 1986.


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Police Name Robbery Suspect Shot Dead By Levittown Pharmacy Employee

The 33-year-old died at the scene and the other would be robber was taken into police custody.


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Man Arrested In Connection With Beating Death Of His Grandmother

25-year-old Nathaniel McFadden of the 18-hundred block of Huntington Street in Kensington is charged with homicide, simple assault and related offenses.



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