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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Two Philadelphia women are petitioning Amtrak to install breast pumping stations at 30th Street Station.
The Wildwood boardwalk was built nearly a century ago, and city officials say it’s time to consider replacing it.
PennDOT has announced that northbound Schuylkill Avenue, near 30th Street Station, will be closed for the next five months.
The first ever six-week course on solar energy in the Philadelphia School District wrapped up on Friday.
If you are susceptible to hay fever, get ready for some sneezing. The Delaware Valley’s chief pollen counter says the ragweed season has already started.
A Collingdale man is being held on $1 million bail after allegedly trying to set a Delaware County sheriff’s sergeant on fire.
Jersey shore towns have reported a total of ten drownings this summer season, and rip currents are to blame for at least half of those.
A new law which puts limits on how long dogs can be chained outside in extreme weather was celebrated Monday at the Pennsylvania SPCA on Eerie Avenue.
Private wells have already been contaminated by the project.
Philadelphia police are looking for two men who broke into a pharmacy in the Hunting Park section of the city early Friday morning and stole dozens of bottles of narcotics.
One man is dead after being struck by SEPTA’s Lansdale-Doylestown train Monday morning.
Tuition is going up for many students attending universities in Pennsylvania.
A series of three home burglaries in Westtown-East Goshen, Chester County has police warning residents to lock their homes and hide their valuables.
The Philadelphia Fire Department is investigating a blaze at the Packer Avenue Marine Terminal in South Philadelphia Sunday night.
The federal government’s retreat from protecting the environment has prompted a local woman to “speak for the trees.”
A North Jersey attorney has filed a complaint with the State Ethics Commission over Governor Chris Christie and what is now being labeled “Beachgate.”
Twenty-three-year-old Lauren Shevchek took a dive four years ago, into water she couldn’t see through. Now, she’s a quadriplegic.
The Independence Day holiday is traditionally an alcohol-fueled event for many Americans. With that in mind, a revolutionary way to reduce drunk driving has just been introduced.
It’s time to Solarize your home. That’s the message from the Philadelphia Energy Authority.
Summer means swimming, diving, and diving accidents.
A new map was unveiled in Philadelphia on Friday which gives the location of all “English as a Second Language” locations in the city.
The Supreme Court’s decision on the travel ban means the president’s modified plan goes into effect Thursday evening.
Officers found the victim near D and Allegheny Streets just after 11 p.m.
Advocates include doctors, patients with chronic pain and law enforcement officials who saw the current laws do not work.
The law regarding when to renew your driver’s license has changed in New Jersey.
A Camden teenager has been charged with the fatal shooting of another teen in May.
Rising seas could mean more coastal flooding at the Jersey shore. That’s according to a new federal report on nuisance flooding.
Lawsuit Filed Against School District, Principal After Teen Allegedly Sexually Abused By School Aide
Attorney Matt Casey, who represents the victim and her parents, says the suit alleges the school district created an environment which allowed Phillips to sexually abuse the 15-year-old girl.
The Delaware Department of Corrections has released a preliminary report on the Feb. 1 hostage taking at the Smyrna prison, which left one corrections officer dead.
A little-known arts and wine festival is being held this weekend in Ellmer, Salem County.