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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.

 

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
A.J. Marsico

Police: Harrisburg Lobbyist Arrested On Rape Charges

Philadelphia police say a Harrisburg lobbyist has been arrested on rape charges.

09/20/2014

File photo of California Chrome. (Credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Thousands Turn Out To See California Chrome Race In Pennsylvania Derby

The gates opened at 10am at Parx Race Track in Bensalem for the Pennsylvania Derby, and thousands of people turned out to see Kentucky Derby winner, California Chrome, in his state debut.

09/20/2014

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Philadelphia Receives Federal Grant To Help Bring Infant Mortality Rate Number Down

In an effort to decrease the number of infant deaths in Philadelphia, a $13.5 million grant has been awarded to two local agencies.

09/20/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on September 19, 2014 in New York City.Goodell spoke about the NFL's failure to address domestic violence, sexual assault and drug abuse in the league.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Local Advocate Working Against Domestic Violence Weighs In On Roger Goodell’s News Conference

Jeannine Lisitski is executive director of Women Against Abuse. She says Goodell’s comments were welcome.

09/19/2014

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Bucks County Conference Focuses On What Older People Can Do To Promote Peace

The first ever “Peace Conference at Pennswood Village” is today.

09/19/2014

(Lead conservator Kristin deGhetaldi  stands in front of "Triumph of David," believed to be by Pietro de Cortona.  Photo by Stephen Crossot, provided)

Villanova Art Historians Hope For New Revelations in Painting’s X-Rays

The “Triumph of David,” a 12′-by-20′ painting believed to be by artist Pietro de Cortona, is being examined by radiographic imaging.

09/16/2014

(Temple University professor Chris Rabb addresses a rally outside Comcast Corp. headquarters in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Dozens Rally Outside Comcast Over Proposed Merger and Net Neutrality

“It is our smartphones, it is Black Twitter, it is NetRoots, it is all of us,” said Temple University professor Chris Rabb. “It does not belong to one man, one person, one corporation, to one industry. It is ours.”

09/15/2014

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Crozer-Chester Nurses Planning A Two-Day Strike

Nurses at Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Delaware County are protesting “bad faith bargaining” by the hospital.

09/12/2014

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Police Investigate Stabbing Of Teacher Inside South Philly Holiday Inn As A Suicide

The fatal stabbing of a Philadelphia school teacher inside a South Philadelphia hotel is now being considered a suicide.

09/11/2014

(US Sen. Bob Casey talks about the importance of having enough school nurses.  Credit: CBS3)

Call Widens For More School Nurses

US Senator Bob Casey says he is endorsing a bill that would require one nurse for every 750 students.

09/08/2014

David Zamarin, junior at Masterman High School in Philadelphia. (credit: David Zamarin)

Masterman High School Student Crowd-Sources Second Company In Effort To Raise $50K

16-year-old David Zamarin has started a crowd-sourcing campaign to fund not his first, but his second company.

09/08/2014

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Kensington Mission Struggles To Meet Needs Of Homeless, Hungry

With the number of hungry and homeless in Kensington up, there’s more of a need for food pantries and other crucial services.

09/07/2014

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Another Philadelphia Drug Conviction Overturned Because of Cop’s Testimony

Miguel Mendez has had a drug conviction against him dismissed because the officer involved, Brian Reynolds, was among six indicted by the FBI in July.

09/05/2014

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Joan Rivers Remembered Fondly At QVC

There are many obituaries on Joan Rivers on the Internet, but rarely does one mention her more than 20 year stint at QVC in West Chester.

09/04/2014

File Photo (credit: Matt Rivers)

New Change At 69th Street Transportation Center

Beginning today, SEPTA is eliminating “Pay as you Exit” fares at the last station still offering it — 69th Street Terminal.

09/01/2014

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