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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A recent survey found the use of e-cigarettes by middle and high school students tripled between 2013-and 2014.
Authorities say a dead fetus found at a New Jersey recycling facility was a female not capable of breathing.
Spring means time to consider new landscaping projects, including planting new trees. But PECO’s Greg Smore says it’s more than just buying the tree that you like.
The conference seeks to empower Latino students through institutional support and alternative ideas for bankrolling a college education.
Police say the woman was taken to Macy’s, in center city, by the caregiver who went shopping. She was found dead the next day in sub-freezing weather.
Among those who are joining the cause, at least temporarily, is Philadelphia schools superintendent William Hite.
EBE Entertainment sits on Delaware Avenue across from Sugarhouse Casino.
Officials say two-year-old Mason Hunt had been beaten and pinched, at least 120 times, on the head, body, and in the groin.
A construction worker died after falling 80 feet at a site in University City Friday.
US senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.) wants the Federal Communications Commission to change its policy to allow Amtrak police to communicate with other first responders.
A New Jersey lawmaker is renewing his push for a law to increase penalties against those who target video gamers. There have been three recent cases in New Jersey where suspects reportedly have sent police to their homes on false pretenses.
First District city councilman Mark Squilla penned the open letter to all residents in states that recently passed so-called “religious freedom” laws, which critics say may invite discrimination based on sexual orientation.
Two Philadelphia have been indicted for defrauding the national food stamp program of more than $1 million.
The fire department says a rogue employee sold patient information to a theft ring in 2012, but the theft did not come to light until February of this year.
Camden Mayor Dana Redd is actively seeking teenagers and adults to fill positions in food service, and as site aides, supervisors and life guards.