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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Homeless Woman Allegedly Stabbed Man 77 Times Before Setting Fire

Fifty-two-year-old Tina Vanderhorst was arrested and charged with murder, robbery, arson, causing a catastrophe and related crimes.



11 Weeks Until Christmas, Some People Already Finished Shopping

Schulz said one in four American shoppers plan to be finished with holiday shopping by November 30th.


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Navy Ship Honors Pennsylvania’s Longest Serving Congressman

Several thousand people crowded Penn’s Landing Saturday morning for the commissioning of the USS Murtha, an amphibious transport dock ship of the United States Navy.


(The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, at Broad and Cherry Streets in Philadelphia. File photo)

PAFA Model Banned Following Racist Tirade

A male model at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts has been permanently banned from campus after a violent verbal assault on a black woman.


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North Philadelphia Man Found Murdered On Sidewalk Near His Home

He had been shot numerous times.


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Police: Car Involved In Fatal Weekend Hit And Run Found Abandoned

Philadelphia police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian accident that happened early Sunday morning in Rhawnhurst.


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Villanova Recognizes Pulitzer-Prize Winner’s Book On Extinction

“The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History” is VU’s selection for its “One Book Villanova” program.


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Initiative Pushes CHOP To Forefront In Pediatric Genetic Research

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has received a $25-million grant.


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Dragon Boat Racing For A Bucks County Cause

Organizers are getting ready for the Bucks County Dragon Boat Festival which kicks off Saturday morning.



Trenton Nurse, Mother Of 2 Wins Cash-4-Life Lottery

A Trenton mother of two is the latest multi-millionaire in New Jersey.

KYW Newsradio 1060–09/22/2016

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Tree Climbing 101: Students Hanging Out In Trees At Fairmount Park

They are taking part in a tree climbing class being offered by the Penn State Center: The Penn State Extension for Philadelphia.


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Two Philadelphia Women Banned From Owning Pets Following Animal Cruelty

Both women were issued fines and prohibited from owning pets for seven and six years respectively.


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Apartment Building Fire Uncovers Murder Case

On Monday, shortly after 9 a.m., police were called to the fire scene in the 500 block of East Church Lane.


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SETPA Tracking Down Catalytic Converter Thieves

SEPTA police are investigating a new rash of theft from vehicles.


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Search For Shooting Suspect Prompts Temporary School District Lockdown In Florence Township

He is described by authorities as a black male, wearing dark clothing and long pants, with a towel wrapped around his head.




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