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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Black History Event Honors Late Fire Commissioner Harold Hairston

he Philadelphia Fire Department marked Black History Month on Monday by honoring the late Harold Hairston at an event at the Fireman’s Hall Museum in Old City.

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New Poll Shows Voter Doubt In President Trump

A new Quinnipiac University Poll shows a majority of voters have doubts about the president’s honesty, among other things.

02/23/2017

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 21:  About 100 people gather to rally in support of President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration policy in Lafayette Square across from the White House November 21, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama announced a plan on Thursday that would ease the threat of deportation for about 4.7 million undocumented immigrants in the United States.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

New Research Estimates 50-Thousand Unauthorized Immigrants In Philadelphia

The Pew Research Center used data from 2014 and found that the number of unauthorized immigrants accounted for 25-percent of foreign born Philadelphians.

02/19/2017

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What’s With The Weird Weather? Environmental Expert Offers Explanation

In the last couple weeks, we’ve experienced temperatures in the 60’s, that dropped through the night into the 30’s, followed by a snow storm. Now it feels like spring…in February. Is this the new normal?

02/19/2017

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Dozens Of Tombstones Vandalized In Bridesburg

A Bridesburg cemetery was vandalized over the weekend, and now efforts are underway to repair the damage.

02/13/2017

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Can You Get In Trouble By Your Employer For Protesting?

Now, the question is, can an employer do anything about employees who take part?

02/05/2017

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The Key To A Successful Super Bowl Commercial

The Super Bowl means football, but for many it’s also the entertainment in the commercials.

02/04/2017

Taxes

Federal Government Working To Guarantee Citizens Earn Income Tax Credit

If you made less than 53-thousand 505 dollars last year, you may be eligible for the earned income tax credit.

02/03/2017

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Birders Flock To Eagle Festival In South Jersey

New Jersey had one pair of bald eagles through the 70’s and 80’s.

02/03/2017

Mike Pence

Pence To Address Federalist Society In Philadelphia Saturday

The vice president will make an appearance at Congress Hall in Old City.

02/03/2017

cherry hill east

Controversial High School Play Sparks Education And Community Outreach

The high school play which uses the “n-word” has prompted the school district to provide education training and community outreach.

01/30/2017

friday

It’s Not Just You, January Was Gloomier Than Usual

CBS Meteorologist Justin Drabick says cloudy days outnumbered sunny ones by a big margin.

01/27/2017

Bob Casey

Sen. Casey: Nation’s Infrastructure More Important Than Inaugural Crowd Size

Senator Casey said he was disturbed that President Trump spent a lot of his first couple days focused, on what he says, is the wrong thing.

01/23/2017

Press conference on Unity Cup soccer tournament. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Unity Soccer Cup Will Return To Philadelphia

Last year, 32 teams participated in the event, with Ivory Coast capturing the championship.

01/20/2017

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ACLU Urges Citizens To Take An Oath To Help Others

As Donald Trump prepares to take the oath of office, the American Civil Liberties Union is urging citizens to do the same.

01/19/2017

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