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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”).

Connect with Kim Glovas on Twitter: @KimGlovas

A parking kiosk in Center City. (Credit: John McDevitt)

PPA Offers Free And Discounted Parking For Philadelphia Shoppers During Holiday Season

If you plan on doing any shopping in Philadelphia on Saturdays from now through New Year’s Day, you’re in luck.


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USPS Offers Tips For Protecting Your Holiday Deliveries

With the gift-giving season just around the corner, many people are ordering online and packages are arriving at their doorsteps.


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Walmart Workers Begin 15-Day Fast Wage Protest

A 15-day fast has begun by about a thousand Walmart workers nationwide. They are calling attention to the need for a $15 minimum wage at the nation’s largest grocery supplier.


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$20,000 Reward Offered In Unsolved Center City Murder Case

A reward is now being offered to help solve a murder which happened nearly 2-months ago.


Chopper 3 over the scene near 30th Street Station in Philadelphia on November 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Student Demonstrators Take To Center City Streets

Demonstrators are marching on the streets of Center City Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.


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Cops: 2 Stabbed Outside Of NE Phila. Tech School

Both men were taken to separate local hospitals and both are in stable condition.


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Local Company Offers Grants For Environmental Sustainability Projects

A local company is offering $50,000 in grants to schools and non-profit organizations for environmental sustainability projects.


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Drivers Urged To Be Aware As Chances Rise For Deer-Related Accidents

Driving on suburban roadways can be dangerous these days because deer in the area are running amok.


2015 Philly Bike Expo (Credit: Kim Glovas)

Bicycling Enthusiasts Gather For Philly Bike Expo

The 6th Annual Philly Bike Expo is underway at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.


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Pennsylvania Receives $1M Grant To Improve Education For Prison Inmates

Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel says the grant from the U.S. Department of Education will target adult offenders between 18 and 25 years old.


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Tri-States Score “C” On March Of Dimes Birth Report Card

The March of Dimes has issued a Birth Report Card, grading states on how many premature births occur each year.


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Police: 2 Found Shot Dead Inside SUV In Fairmount Park

Philadelphia Police are investigating after they say two people were found dead in Fairmount Park.


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Consumer Agencies Warn Residents About IRS Phone Scam

Consumer agencies are alerting residents about the latest phone scam to hit the region.


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Pa. Changing Policy On Mandatory Vaccines For School Age Children

Under current state law, parents can enroll a child for school and have eight months to get the required vaccinations: MMR, pertussis and others. The new regulations are different.


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Arrest Made In Connection With Nearly 10 Year Old Murder Case Out Of Gloucester County

An arrest has been made in connection with the murder of a Germantown auto parts owner at his home in Gloucester County, New Jersey, nearly ten years ago.



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