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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

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New Research Shows Being Tased Can Cause Temporary Brain Damage

Being tased can cause temporary brain damage. That’s according to new research conducted, in part, by Drexel University.


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Officials: Man Faces Charges In Fatal Hit-And-Run In Chester

Officials say he faces several charges.


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Police: ATM Lockbox Containing $18K Cash Stolen In NE Philadelphia

It happened Thursday afternoon in Northeast Philadelphia.


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Police: 2 Dead Following West Philadelphia Shooting

Police say two men are dead after a shooting in West Philadelphia Thursday morning.


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Local Cemetery To Host Valentine’s Day Program Featuring Stories From Its Victorian Archives

Laurel Hill Cemetery in North Philadelphia is holding a special Valentine’s Day event Thursday night at its historic gatehouse, with stories culled from its Victorian archives.


Monsignor Kevin Lawrence with the repaired cross. (credit: Kim Glovas/KYW)

Manayunk Church Begins Renovation And Rededication Project

A Catholic church in Manayunk is sending it’s prayerful intentions skyward as part of a million dollar renovation and rededication project.


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House Fire Reaches 4 Alarms In Wyncote

Dispatchers say more than 20 volunteer fire companies responded to the fire.


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Lockdown Lifted At Phila. High School Following Report Of Weapon In Building

Edison High School, on W. Luzerne Street, was placed on lockdown just before 10:45 a.m. Thursday.


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New App Designed To Help People Find Sustainable, Local Businesses

She says tens of thousand of people are using the app, and now the company is targeting communities like universities and workplaces who want to make a difference with their wallets.


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Bills Introduced To Amend Pennsylvania Equal Pay Act

A local Congressman believes pay inequity means women have less to spend on education, health and investments and that equal pay would mean hundreds of millions of dollars being pumped back into the economy.


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Man Stabbed On SEPTA Bus In Frankford

A SEPTA spokesman says it happened just after 2 p.m. on a Route 56 bus.


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Man Arrested In Connection With Bensalem Shooting That Left 1 Hospitalized

Bensalem Police say 24-year-old Giorgi Kalandadze surrendered to police this morning.


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Local Immigrant Community Not Happy With Nutter’s New Job

Former Mayor Michael Nutter was sworn in last week to the federal Homeland Security Advisory Council.


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Spring Festival Spotlights Immigration

The festival opens on April 8th and runs for 16-days. The festival includes 60 separate performances.


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Montco Commissioner Gives Update On County’s Plan To Deal With Impending Storm

Montgomery County Commissioner Josh Shapiro made public the county’s plan to deal with the impending weekend snow storm today.



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