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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The Supreme Court ruled last week that tour guides in New Orleans have to be licensed to lead tours. A similar situation in Philadelphia several years ago resulted in the tour guides certifying themselves.
Teresa Nance, assistant vice president of Multicultural Affairs is one of those spearheading the trip.
Officials say the man was struck at the Route 6 bus was pulling onto Broad Street near the Olney Transportation Center.
It’s way too early to even think about getting anything in the ground, but if you start with peat pots or trays, you can get seeds for cool vegetable crops in now.
Philadelphia Police Officers Being Trained To Administer Anti-heroin Drug To Potential Overdose Victims
Officers in the East Division began being trained in January to use Naloxone, also known as Narcan, to reverse a drug overdose.
It’s been called one of the worst cases of child abuse in Philadelphia history.
Philadelphia’s cathedral of college basketball played host to girls and boys involved in the Police Athletic League’s annual President’s Day play day.
Critics and supporters continue to weigh in on Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s moratorium on the death penalty in the state.
Leslie McCarthy, an assistant professor at Villanova University, says part of the problem with potholes this year is the way they were repaired last year.
Sonya Jackson, 39, was last seen at her home, in the 300 block of North Busti Street, last Saturday. She suffers from schizophrenia.
A Philadelphia school district spokesman says one student brought a substance which could possibly have been crack cocaine into the Mitchell Elementary School, 5500 Kingsessing Avenue.
Nicholas Bonini, 23, died after being stabbed on Tuesday by his older brother, 32-year-old Earle Bonini.
The school district is offering a starting salary of $45,360 for applicants with no experience, and more for those with experience.
Delaware County DA Jack Whelan says Dr. Steven Friedman of Newtown Square and his receptionist, Margaret McGowan, were arrested after a five-month investigation.
“When you total up what’s in the budget already and what’s in the work plan, it’s 97.5 million dollars,” Casey notes. “That keeps the project on target.”