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

From L-to-R: Ann Corcoran Patela, Elizabeth Corcoran, unknown sister Corcoran , and Frank Wilson with wife Patricia.
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Local Vietnam Vets Honored At War Memorial

The Korean War Memorial and the Vietnam War Memorial in Philadelphia both held ceremonies marking the holiday. And for the first time in 13 years, two names were added to the Vietnam War “Wall.”


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Cops: Man Stabbed, Shot In Broad Daylight In North Philly

It happened just after 12:30 near the intersection of North Gratz and Jefferson Streets.


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Annual Nationwide Challenge Raises Awareness About Hearing Loss

Tuesday, May 31st marks the 3rd Annual “One Day Without Sound.” It’s a nationwide challenge designed to increase awareness about hearing loss.


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Man Arrested In Connection With Fatal Northeast Phila. Hit-Run

A Frankford man is under arrest in connection with the fatal hit and run accident in the Northeast early Tuesday morning.


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One Dead In Belmont Shooting

One man is dead after a shooting early this morning in the Belmont section of West Philadelphia.


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Police Investigating Roxborough Robbery

Philadelphia police are investigating a robbery which happened early Monday morning in Roxborough.


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SEPTA Spending Nearly $2M To Improve Bus Loop In West Philadelphia

SEPTA is making major improvements to the existing bus loop at 61st and Pine Streets in West Philadelphia.


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Monday Is “Zika Awareness Day”

Delaware’s Department of Health and Social Services has declared Monday: “Zika Awareness Day.”


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Temple Researchers Remove HIV DNA From Lab Rats, Mice

Researchers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University have pushed a cure for HIV one step closer to reality.


Former PA House speaker Bill DeWeese (center) honored at PPS anniversary.
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Pennsylvania Prison Society Celebrates 229th Anniversary

The Pennsylvania Prison Society has just marked it’s 229th anniversary. The PPS celebrated the event at the Eastern State Penitentiary recently.


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Widener University Observatory To Hold Mars Viewing Party

Mars is making its closest approach to Earth in over a decade, and Widener University is holding a special viewing party to mark the occasion.


Janay and Gianna Amabile. 
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Volunteers Cut Their Long Ponytails For Good Cause

The gym at a Philadelphia charter school was turned into a hair salon today.


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Could Radar Be The Future Of Elder Care?

As our population ages, the risk of falling increases. A Villanova University professor is conducting research that could help identify fall victims quickly using radar.


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First Ever Group Of Students Graduate From Cooper Medical School Of Rowan U.

Graduates and their families celebrated a milestone in Camden today.


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, at 34th and Spruce Streets, in West Philadelphia.  (credit: Pat Loeb)

CHOP Joins Nationwide Survey Seeking Autism Answers

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has joined the largest ever genetics study on autism.




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