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
(Delaware County DA Jack Whelan, in file photo by David Madden)

Five Charged in Delaware County Amid Shocking Allegations of Sex Involving Children

Delaware County district attorney Jack Whelan says the investigation revealed that two women and three men performed sex acts in front of the children, and shot at them with BB guns as discipline.

11/14/2014

(Opening Day at the Rothman Institute Ice Rink, at 15th and Market Streets.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Dilworth Park Ice Rink, at Phila. City Hall, Opens For Its Inaugural Season

The rink will be open seven days a week, through February 22nd, and will also be open on holidays.

11/14/2014

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Montgomery County School Evacuated After Threatening Note Found in Bathroom

Police got the call around 12:30pm, and arrived a short time later with bomb-sniffing dogs.

11/13/2014

(Photo by Kim Glovas)

‘Tis the Season: Salvation Army Red Kettles Begin Appearing on Philadelphia Streets

You know the holiday season is around the corner when you see those red kettles appearing on sidewalks around town.

11/12/2014

(File photo by Paul Gluck)

3 Armed Men Sought in North Philadelphia Robbery-Carjacking

It happened about 11pm Thursday, at 18th and Rockland Streets.

11/07/2014

(Gov. Corbett speaks to supporters at a campaign stop at the American Helicopter Museum, in West Chester, Pa.  Image from CBS3)

One Day Before Election, Corbett and Wolf Scrape For Last-Minute Votes

Gov. Tom Corbett, the incumbent Republican, was in West Chester. Democratic challenger Tom Wolf was in Lancaster.

11/03/2014

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Camden Reading Program Aims At Changing Lives

A new program is kicking off in Camden County to increase the number of adults who can read.

10/28/2014

(A traffic signal in center city Philadelphia.  File photo by Tim McLaughlin)

Philadelphia Begins New Traffic Flow Improvement Project in Center City

The Traffic Signal Improvement Project will be conducted in the northeast quadrant of center city, which runs from Callowhill Street south to Market, and from Broad Street east to Second.

10/27/2014

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Philadelphia Safety Summit Tackles Abuse In A Cyber World

The summit at the High School for the Future broke down into sessions on fighting abuse and taking care of children in a cyber world.

10/25/2014

Pa.  physician general Dr. Carrie DeLone (Credit: Pa. Legislature TV)

State Health Officials Discuss How Pa. Is Preparing For Possible Ebola

The Ebola virus was discussed before the Pennsylvania House Emergency Preparedness Committee Thursday.

10/24/2014

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Central Bucks West Football Season Canceled Amid Hazing Allegations

The Central Bucks School District superintendent says he has canceled both the varsity and junior varsity football seasons, effective immediately. All varsity and JV football coaches have been suspended.

10/23/2014

(Mayor Nutter and police commissioner Charles Ramsey lead a contingent of city officials making a ceremonial groundbreaking for the new police headquarters.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Work Begins To Convert West Phila. Landmark Into New Police HQ

The $250-million renovation will create new, consolidated city offices for the police department, the medical examiner’s office, and the Department of Health public laboratories.

10/20/2014

(credit: Maryellen Anastasio, 
Mount Saint Joseph Academy)

Students From ‘The Mount’ Invited To Liberty Medal Ceremony After YouTube Video Goes Viral

A group of Mount Saint Joseph Academy students will be on stage tomorrow when Malala receives the Liberty Medal at the national Constitution Center.

10/20/2014

A man holds his betting slips and money at a betting parlor.  (File Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NJ Official Who Supports Sports Betting Happy Ban Could Soon End In Garden State

State Senator Raymond Lesniak of North Jersey first sponsored sports betting legislation eight-years ago and has been fighting for it ever since.

10/18/2014

(CLEAR SAILING: all three southbound lanes of the Northeast Extension, and the shoulder, were clear of traffic cones after the renovated section of road was reopened on Friday.  Photo provided)

All Lanes of Renovated Section of NE Extension Reopened To Traffic

Construction to widen the Northeast Extension, from Lansdale south, began in 2011.

10/17/2014

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