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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A Pennsylvania House committee has passed a proposed bill which would ban abortions in the state after 19 weeks. The measure still has to pass the full House and that vote is expected this week.
The Phillies front office, and the Phanatic, took a break on Friday to help bring some joy to dozens of homeless men.
‘Tis the season for giving, and that might involve counterfeit money.
Hahnemann’s Transgender Fellowship Training Program will begin in July.
Alcohol plays a central part in many holiday events, and that can be difficult if you are in recovery.
Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help in the search for a man described as a serial bank robber.
Mixto and Tierra Colombiana have been ordered to pay 156 employees to resolve federal wage violations.
The official term is called “corrective statements.” Tobacco companies must run true ads about the fatal effects of tobacco products.
Pennsylvania’s solar industry will be getting a boost thanks to recent changes in state law.
Stockton University in Atlantic County has announced that Justice Neil Gorsuch will be speaking at a special event on campus on January 23.
Vandals attacked the mini-police station on South Street overnight, leaving two vehicles with smashed windows and paint spattered on the station walls.
The latest report on poverty shows Philadelphia making two lists: one of the largest cities in the nation and one of the poorest.
Research shows that about 400,000 city residents, including 37 percent of the city’s children, are living below the federal poverty level.
The State Commission on Investigations claims the agency is failing in its mission to protect animals.
Julie Klim says this is an absolute luxury for the agency.
SEPTA says over 50 percent of buses are hybrid buses or zero-emission vehicles.
This weekend, we revert back to Eastern Standard Time on the clock. And that may create some sleep disturbance for some people.
Tayoun was not just a Philadelphia politician, he was a character that was almost larger than life.
An arson fire over the weekend destroyed the remaining shelters for a feral cat colony at Pier 70 along the Delaware River. Now, efforts are underway to raise money to replace the shelters and add a security system to catch the perpetrator.
DA Kelley Hodge says 47 percent more people took advantage of these services this year over last.
Villanova University is opening a new institute Thursday to advance women in fields across the board, and to push for more gender equality.
Senator Booker and Congressman Raul Ruiz of California have introduced the Environmental Justice Bill.
Last Tuesday, Melissa DiBernadino of Goshen United for Public Safety, took video of Sunoco crews suctioning a liquid slurry out of the spill area on Boot Road.
New Jersey is the third largest cranberry producing state in the nation.
The CEO of Accuweather in State College has been chosen by President Trump to head NOAA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
The Philadelphia School District is encouraging family engagement as a tool to better academic achievement this month.
A half-dozen hospitals in the region have reached an agreement with Independence Blue Cross on continuing coverage.
U.S. Senator Bob Casey and U.S. Representative Brendan Boyle say they’re horrified by the carnage in Las Vegas and say it’s another sign that change is needed in this nation’s gun laws.
The Bourse on Independence Mall is undergoing major renovations, and Monday, the first retailers to occupy the space were announced.
The new travel ban is seen by critics as the old travel ban, but with some new countries added to muddy the waters.