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

DNC Protests file photo (credit: Paul Kurtz)

Veteran Protester Looks Back On DNC

A local college professor studying the rhetoric of social protest weighs in on demonstrations during the past week.


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SEPTA Evening Commuters In Center City Will See Change In Fare Collection

Passes will be validated and tickets will be punched at the mezzanine level, before riders head down the stairs to the trains.


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Police: Boyfriend Arrested In Germantown Deadly Assault

Philadelphia police were called to a home on Greene Street near Apsley just after 10:30 this morning.


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Political Technical Competition Underway In University City During DNC

Eighteen companies are presenting their best ideas for improving the election process at the University City Science Center.


United States Senator and nominee for president, Barry Goldwater (1909 - 1998) speaking at an election rally in Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA, 28th October 1964. (Photo by William Lovelace/Daily Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Villanova University Professor Looks Back As We Look Ahead To November

Communications professor Doctor Len Shyles said the unfavorable ratings of both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have not been seen in decades.


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The Dems Bring The Heat For DNC

City and health officials are prepared for whatever will happen this week, including the heat.


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Temple University Announces New Interim President

The University’s board of trustees announced a resolution with Theobald, accepted his resignation and announced the election of acting president Richard Englert.


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String Of Philly Newspapers Sold To New Jersey Circular Company

Broad Street Media has been acquired by a South Jersey newspaper distribution firm. And the chain plans to expand into up and coming neighborhoods in the city.


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Focus Turns To North Carolina In Search For Bucks County Murder Suspect

The suspect’s description has been disbursed to police departments down the east coast.


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Man Killed On Front Porch Of His Townhouse In Bucks County

A suburban Bucks County community is reeling after the murder of a man on the front porch of his townhouse.


BERKELEY, CA - SEPTEMBER 1:  The hybrid cars are seen at the Honda dealership on September 1, 2005 in San Francisco, California. With gas prices rising, motorists are starting to turn to hybrid and diesel cars that can function without regular gas.  (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

SEPTA Limits Parking At AT&T Station For DNC Convention, But Provides Parking Nearby

In preparation for the Democratic National Convention, SEPTA will be closing the parking lot at the AT&T station at the end of business on Friday for the duration of the convention.


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Police: 33-Year-Old Man Murdered While Sitting On Porch

The Bucks County Coroner has determined that a 33-year-old man was murdered while sitting on his porch.

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Montco Man Arrested After Child Porn Found On Computer

Officials say more than 2,000 images and three videos were discovered.


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Emergency Management Meets 21st Century In NJ, Philly Soon

Camden County just unveiled its Text-to-911 system.


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OSHA Launches Month-Long Safety Awareness Campaign

In the last month, five construction workers fell off of roofs in the Philadelphia region. Now, OSHA is calling on local construction firms to take necessary safety measures for their workers.




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