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
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Retailers Look To Cash In On “Super Saturday” Shopping

Today has been dubbed Super Saturday by retailers, and it is expected to be one of the biggest shopping days of the season.

12/20/2014

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VA Hospital In Philadelphia To Be Renamed In Honor Of Vietnam War Veteran

Philadelphia’s Veterans Administration Hospital is getting a new name, after a bill was signed by President Obama earlier this week.

12/20/2014

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Mayor Nutter Urges Mindfulness Amid Racial Flareups

Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter says the Brown and Garner deaths, each at the hands of white police officers, have created a volatile situation in our nation.

12/19/2014

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First Healthcare Open Enrollment Deadline Passes, But Next Deadline Is Coming Up

You can still be covered by the Affordable Care Act, your coverage just won’t start on the first of the year.

12/16/2014

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Camille Cosby Breaks Silence On Accusations Against Embattled Comedian

In a prepared statement, Camille Cosby says the man being portrayed in the media right now is not a man that she recognizes.

12/16/2014

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Local Author Celebrating Paperbook Release Of Book That Inspired CBS Thriller

If you’ve seen the CBS television series, Intelligence, you might want to check out the book that inspired it. It is titled Phoenix Island and it just came out in paperback.

12/14/2014

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Police: Man Charged In Beating Death Of Gloucester Twp., NJ Woman

The body of 59-year-old Susan Johnson was found by police in a wooded area in Evesham Township.

12/12/2014

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Pres. Obama Visiting South Jersey Military Base on Monday

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst is home to more than 38,000 active duty, reserve, and guard service members.

12/12/2014

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Mo’ne Davis Honored As Sports Illustrated’s Sports Kid Of The Year

Sports Illustrated took over part of Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia Monday to celebrate Mo’ne Davis as Sports Kid of the Year.

12/08/2014

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At Univ. of Pa., A Focus on Wasted Food and What To Do About It

Dr. Zhengxia Dou says the amount of food wasted each year is staggering.

12/08/2014

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New Jersey Animal Alliance Offers Black Cat Special On Black Friday

The Animal Alliance off Route 179 in Lambertville, New Jersey is having a sale to help find homes for some 35 felines.

11/28/2014

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Walmart Draws Comparison To ‘The Hunger Games’ Over Employee Wages

Boycott Walmart protests were being held across the country Friday in an effort to force the corporation to raise wages for its employees. About 60 demonstrators were at the Walmart on Columbus Avenue in South Philadelphia.

11/28/2014

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Bucks County Ice Hockey Rivals Battle For A Great Cause

It’s the 10th anniversary of the Rock Cup, and when the puck drops, one charity will benefit.

11/26/2014

(Students, in black aprons, training in a Cathedral Kitchens program at Campbell's Soup Co., with some of their teachers, who are Campbell's chefs.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

At Campbell’s Kitchens, Thanksgiving Leftovers is a Teaching Moment

Campbell’s chefs and culinary students were designing day-after-Thanksgiving meals at the company’s test kitchens.

11/24/2014

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Woman Charged With Scamming Jobseekers at Phila. International Airport

Philadelphia police say Karen Benitez, also known as Karen Garcia, claimed she was a job recruiter for US Airways. She charged applicants $200 each.

11/19/2014

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