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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.

Connect with Kim Glovas on Twitter: @KimGlovas

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Conwell-Egan HS, Holy Family University Give Students Jump-Start On College Classes

Holy Family University and Conwell-Egan High School have announced a new program to allow dual enrollment for high school students.

04/08/2014

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Villanova, U.S. Military Academy Join Forces To Discuss War Ethics

The two-day conference will be a discussion on war, and the responsibilities that go along with it.

04/04/2014

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Camden Schools To Lay Off Hundreds in Cost-Saving Effort

School district superintendent Paymon Rouhanifard says declining enrollment, overspending, and cuts in federal funding mean the district is facing a $75-million shortfall.

04/03/2014

(Capt. Alice Bailey of the Delaware State Police, at lectern, thanks the organization for giving her its lifetime achievement award.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Regional Female Law Enforcement Professionals in Montco for Annual Conference

It’s the 28th annual gathering of women who work in local and state police departments in the Midatlantic region.

03/31/2014

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Revel CEO Dismisses Rumors of Closure By Next Owner

Revel president and CEO Scott Keegan says the casino-hotel is working toward financial stability. And, he adds, that does not include closing if ownership changes.

03/27/2014

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Area Irish Pubs Pouring On The Hospitality For St. Patrick’s Day

McGillin’s Olde Ale House, on Drury Street, just off 13th and Chestnut, has been opening its door since 1860. On St. Patrick’s Day, the crowd starts early.

03/17/2014

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PennDOT Experiments With Materials That Resist Potholes After Brutal Winter

Potholes are caused by macadam freezing and thawing, then cracking. But Leslie McCarthy, assistant professor of engineering at Villanova University, says tests are underway on new materials which resist contraction.

03/15/2014

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Philly Vice Squad Arrests 3 in Sting Operations

Police say an undercover officer contacted one of the women through a web page. They say a man was nabbed with 54 packets of crack cocaine on him.

03/14/2014

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Four Charged With Faking Eligibility For Hurricane Sandy Relief

New Jersey acting attorney general John Hoffman says all four had vacation homes at the shore which they claimed were their primary homes.

03/13/2014

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Customs Agents Seize 150 Lbs. of Plant-Drug Khat at PHL Airport

The US Customs and Border Protection agency has been busy intercepting packages at Philadelphia International Airport over the last week.

03/07/2014

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Phila. Pair Charged in Connection With Credit Card, Purse Thefts at Area Malls

Paula Sanders, 49, of Manton Street in Philadelphia, and Maurice Moore, 56, of 59th Street in Philadelphia, were nabbed at the Cherry Hill Mall.

03/07/2014

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Delco DA Wants Law Changed To Allow Cops To Carry Anti-Overdose Drug

District attorney jack Whelan and the Delaware County Council want officers in their jurisdiction to be able to carry naloxone, also known as Narcan, a drug which can reverse a heroin, oxycontin, or other opiate overdose.

03/06/2014

(The Philadelphia Freedom Band, a gay-and-lesbian ensemble, far left, plays at the opening ceremonies for the Anderson Apartments.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Low-Income LGBT Senior Housing Opens In Center City Philadelphia

The John C. Anderson Apartments, at 249 South 13th Street, “officially” opened on Monday, but LGBT seniors actually started living here in January.

02/24/2014

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Eating Disorders Affect More Than Just Females

Today marks the start of “National Eating Disorders Awareness Week”, and a University of the Sciences professor says the problem is not just limited to young women.

02/23/2014

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UPDATE: Pizza Hut Offers West Chester Student $10K Following Controversial Buzzer Beater

A West Chester student made a half-court shot he thought landed him major bucks, but despite nailing it he will not see a penny of the proposed prize of $10,000.

02/17/2014

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