Kim 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.
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Temple, West Chester and Cabrini Universities and the Community College of Philadelphia want to help foster teens heading to college.
The Philadelphia Police Department says although the murder rate is up, shootings overall are down throughout the city.
This effort started last Saturday and Ben Steed, who co-founded the Virgin Islands Relief effort, says it will continue.
It’s the end of an era for the Pennsylvania Turnpike. Those cell phone call boxes that dot the highway are being removed.
Even though classes began last week, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia held a pep rally Monday to kick off the new school year.
Local relief organizations have already activated teams to head south for potential victims of Hurricane Irma.
The Salvation Army of Southeastern Pennsylvania and Delaware is preparing to send volunteers to Texas to help the hurricane-weary refugees.
Drexel is doing research to find out which ticks are where, and what kind of diseases they carry.
A Temple University grad student is living the dream this summer.
Remember the three-day “NFL Draft Experience” held in Philadelphia in April? Well, the numbers on the economic impact are in.
Two Philadelphia women are petitioning Amtrak to install breast pumping stations at 30th Street Station.
The Wildwood boardwalk was built nearly a century ago, and city officials say it’s time to consider replacing it.
PennDOT has announced that northbound Schuylkill Avenue, near 30th Street Station, will be closed for the next five months.
The first ever six-week course on solar energy in the Philadelphia School District wrapped up on Friday.
If you are susceptible to hay fever, get ready for some sneezing. The Delaware Valley’s chief pollen counter says the ragweed season has already started.
A Collingdale man is being held on $1 million bail after allegedly trying to set a Delaware County sheriff’s sergeant on fire.
Jersey shore towns have reported a total of ten drownings this summer season, and rip currents are to blame for at least half of those.
A new law which puts limits on how long dogs can be chained outside in extreme weather was celebrated Monday at the Pennsylvania SPCA on Eerie Avenue.
Private wells have already been contaminated by the project.
Philadelphia police are looking for two men who broke into a pharmacy in the Hunting Park section of the city early Friday morning and stole dozens of bottles of narcotics.
One man is dead after being struck by SEPTA’s Lansdale-Doylestown train Monday morning.
Tuition is going up for many students attending universities in Pennsylvania.
A series of three home burglaries in Westtown-East Goshen, Chester County has police warning residents to lock their homes and hide their valuables.
The Philadelphia Fire Department is investigating a blaze at the Packer Avenue Marine Terminal in South Philadelphia Sunday night.
The federal government’s retreat from protecting the environment has prompted a local woman to “speak for the trees.”
A North Jersey attorney has filed a complaint with the State Ethics Commission over Governor Chris Christie and what is now being labeled “Beachgate.”
Twenty-three-year-old Lauren Shevchek took a dive four years ago, into water she couldn’t see through. Now, she’s a quadriplegic.
The Independence Day holiday is traditionally an alcohol-fueled event for many Americans. With that in mind, a revolutionary way to reduce drunk driving has just been introduced.
It’s time to Solarize your home. That’s the message from the Philadelphia Energy Authority.
Summer means swimming, diving, and diving accidents.