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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

Flexitarian: A New Way To Eat

You’ve heard of vegetarian and pescatarian, but have you heard of flexitarian?


Area Artists Transform Chairs To Raise Money For People In Need Of Housing

Old chairs are being upcycled to benefit a Philadelphia non-profit. It’s all designed to raise money for Philadelphians in need of housing.


E-Z Pass Express Lanes Closed At Mid-County Interchange To Reopen Ahead Of Schedule

The work was expected to run through April 10th.


Pa. State House Considers Bill To Restore Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele and other top law enforcement officials are urging a restoration of mandatory minimums sentences.


Authorities Search For Killer After Man Shot To Death In Clayton Home

Officials responded to the scene on Downs Street early Friday morning.


Upper Moreland Baseball Coach Charged With Strangling 12-Year-Old Boy

Police charged 52-year-old Kenneth Irwin with strangling a 12-year-old boy.


Police: Girl’s Hair Set On Fire In Group Fight In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police say the attack happened Wednesday night around 7:30.


New Roller Coaster Set To Rumble Through Seaside Heights

Casino Pier is set to bring its new coaster, the Hydrus, to life, nearly five years after Superstorm Sandy destroyed the iconic Jetstar.


Burlington County Prosecutor Offers Reward For Unsolved Murders

The Burlington County Prosecutor’s office is offering $45,000 in reward money to solve nine unsolved murder cases.


Contest Aims To Stimulate Interest In What’s Built In Philadelphia Region

Voting is underway in the first annual “What’s so cool about manufacturing?” contest.


Construction For 2017 Flower Show Underway

Construction of the 2017 Philadelphia Flower Show is underway at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.


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.


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.


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.


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?


Dozens Of Tombstones Vandalized In Bridesburg

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


Can You Get In Trouble By Your Employer For Protesting?

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


The Key To A Successful Super Bowl Commercial

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


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.


Birders Flock To Eagle Festival In South Jersey

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


Mike Pence

Pence To Address Federalist Society In Philadelphia Saturday

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


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.


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

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


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.


Unity Soccer Cup Will Return To Philadelphia

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


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.


Day Of Service Brings Judges And Those On Probation Together For Common Goal

South Philadelphia High School was one of the sites where Martin Luther King volunteers were helping to improve the facility.


Protesters Prepare For Trump Inauguration In D.C.

Murray said the goal isn’t to influence the president as much as it is to build a movement.


Philly Police ID Man Shot, Killed In East Mount Airy

Police say the victim was 26-year-old Maurice Riley of the 6300 block of North Lambert Street in Germantown.


PA Teen Health Week Comes To A Close

This is Pennsylvania Teen Health Week, and a final ceremony is planned Friday at the Mutter Museum.




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