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

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Local Delaware County School District Hosts Hackathon

15 students are locked in at the William Penn School District this weekend, with the goal of learn how to code a website, custom application, or mobile app.

01/09/2016

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Authorities: 13-Year-Old Fatally Shot In Camden

The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

01/08/2016

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Two Local Women In The Running For Entrepreneur Competition

The U.S. Small Business Administration will be awarding thousands of dollars to female entrepreneurs in a few months, and two local women business owners are in the running.

01/03/2016

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Wood Blocks Returning To Historic Philly Street Paved With Asphalt

One of Philadelphia’s historic streets has lost some of it’s charm after wooden pavers were taken out and replaced with asphalt in the fall. But it will be restored in the New Year.

01/02/2016

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Eagles Player Flies High To Redo An Old Local Park

City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and Eagles linebacker Connor Barwin joined forces in raising money to renovate the 7-and a half acre Smith Recreation Center Facility.

12/28/2015

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The Day After Christmas Means Many Happy Returns To Retail Stores

The National Retail Federation reports some stores are cutting prices by 30 to 75 percent. And many people were at the mall to get those deals. But others, like Gary Englestad, were in line returning.

12/26/2015

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Man Accused Of Shooting 3 In East Mount Airy Charged With Murder

It happened around 12 a.m. Monday inside a garage in the 8300 block of Gilbert Street.

12/21/2015

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Smoking No Longer Allowed At Philadelphia’s 14 Psychiatric Hospitals

People admitted, voluntarily or involuntarily, are no longer allowed to smoke in these hospitals.

12/19/2015

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Delco Caregiver Accused Of Stealing Over $10K From Elderly Woman

Fifty-three-year-old Maureen Smith of Nether Providence is charged with theft, receiving stolen property, theft by deception and other crimes.

12/17/2015

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Saint Christopher’s Hospital For Children Celebrates Its 140th Anniversary

This year, Saint Christopher’s is celebrating its 140th anniversary, and part of that is marking each decade since its inception.

12/14/2015

Lawrence Walls, 58, of Millsboro, Delaware was arrested Thursday on multiple felony counts. *(credit:  Delaware County DA's Office)

Delaware Limo Driver Charged With Attempting To Lure Boy For Sex

A limousine driver is behind bars after attempting to lure, what he thought was a teenage boy, into a sexual relationship.

12/12/2015

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9/11 First Responders, Including Those In Philly, Call On Congress To Pass Bill Covering Healthcare

Philadelphia Firefighters Local 22, which sent dozens of members to the scene, made the appeal today.

12/07/2015

The O'Shea Family. (credit: Kim Glovas)

Families With Autistic Children Get Special Visit With Santa

The Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support offered a sensory-friendly environment at Saint Joe’s University for families to see Santa, without the mall hustle and bustle.

12/05/2015

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Stretch Of Northeast Extension Set To Close For Widening Project

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is closing northbound and southbound lanes of the Northeast Extension from midnight until 6 a.m. Sunday between the Mid-County interchange and the Lansdale exit.

12/05/2015

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Man, Woman Charged For Allegedly Impersonating Cops

Forty-eight-year-old Terrence Jacobus and 28-year-old Kelli Rowan, both of South Philadelphia, are charged with impersonating, robbery and related crimes.

12/04/2015

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