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

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Former Drexel Cop Facing Theft Charges Turns Himself In

A Drexel University police officer turned himself into authorities today after allegedly taking evidence from an investigation in January 2015.


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SEPTA Reports Progress After Leasing Additional Train Cars

SEPTA says with the additional leased cars and locomotives, train trips were up to 574 Monday morning, compared to 549 last week. A normal day sees 788 train trips.


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Project HOME Gives New Direction For Formerly Homeless Veterans

A dozen formerly homeless veterans celebrated Monday as they graduated from a special program designed to get them back into the workforce.


DALLAS, TX - NOVEMBER 22: A lone protester stands outside the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza on November 22, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Visitors streamed through the memorial on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy as he rode in a Presidential motorcade in Dealey Plaza.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Villanova University Offers Course On Conspiracy Theories

Villanova University is offering students a class in something far from ‘English 101.’


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New Search Begins For Stolen Norman Rockwell Painting

40 years ago, a Norman Rockwell painting was stolen from a Cherry Hill home. Now, the FBI and Cherry Hill Police are teaming up again, to see if they can track down this slice of Americana.


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Bala Cynwyd Man Conned Customers To Open Bar

A Bala Cynwyd financial adviser has been indicted for bilking hundreds of thousands of dollars out of clients, to bankroll the opening of a South Street bar.


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Philly Police Breathalyzer Tests Back In Service

Breathalyzer tests used by Philadelphia police are back in service, after a private attorney found fault in the testing of the devices in January.


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Special Election Date Set For Vacant Fattah Seat

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has set the date for a special election to fill the Congressional seat now left vacant by the resignation of Chaka Fattah.


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Police: Man Fires Shots Into Women’s Shelter

After the woman entered the shelter, the suspect stood outside and fired a handgun three times into the shelter door.


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NJ Man Charged In Connection With Fatal Crash In NE Philadelphia

A New Jersey man is charged with homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence in connection with a fatal crash yesterday in Northeast Philadelphia.


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Supreme Court’s Decision On Abortion Sends Ripples Through Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania lawmakers in favor of keeping abortion clinics open are talking about the impact the US Supreme Court’s decision will have on state law.

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New I-95 Weight Restrictions During The DNC

PennDOT’s Gene Blaum says the restriction is part of a security plan for the week of the DNC.


Donna Patrick sports the patriotic denim dress she wore to work at ACME. (credit: Kim Glovas)

ACME Clerk Suspended For Wearing Patriotic Dress Back At Work

She has been reinstated, but not without some controversy.


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Cops: 4-Year-Old Dies After Being Shot In North Philadelphia

The shooting happened on the 1800 block of N. 20th Street.



Local Therapy Dogs In Orlando To Help First Responders Deal With The Tragedy

This is part of a mission of mercy for first responders and others involved in the nightclub shooting.




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