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

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, at 34th and Spruce Streets, in West Philadelphia.  (credit: Pat Loeb)

CHOP Joins Nationwide Survey Seeking Autism Answers

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has joined the largest ever genetics study on autism.


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Teen Who Stole Car With Infant Inside In West Philly Turns Himself In

A 17-year-old has surrendered to Philadelphia police in connection with a car theft and kidnapping case from March.


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Officials Revise Some Snow Totals For January Blizzard In East Coast Cities

Official snow totals from the January blizzard have been revised at some cities along the East Coast, after some people questioned the numbers reported originally.


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Local Business Group Trying To Lure PayPal To Philadelphia

When North Carolina passed it’s discriminatory bathroom law recently, PayPal pulled its plans to build a new facility in Charlotte. That plant would have created 400 new jobs. Now, a Philadelphia business hub is urging PayPal to relocate here.


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Police Hope Surveillance Video Will Help ID Gunman In Deadly Cedarbrook Shooting

Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a murder Sunday of a 21-year-old man in the Cedarbrook section of the city.


MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 22: Jacqueline Pruitt wipes away a tear after leaving flowers at a memorial to Prince outside the First Avenue nightclub on April 22, 2016 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Prince, 57, was pronounced dead shortly after being found unresponsive yesterday at his Paisley Park Studio in Chanhassen, Minnesota near Minneapolis.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Prince’s Death Affects Psyche Of Fans Around World, But Why?

Why is the death of Prince taking such a toll on the psyche of so many, when we didn’t know him personally?


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Chesco Teacher’s Aide Charged With Sexually Assaulting Teen

The police report says 26-year-old Christine Towers had been tutoring the victim.


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Man Arrested In Connection With Triple Murder In Kensington

James Dickson of the 600 block of East Westmoreland Street is charged with three counts of murder.


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Criminal Records Erased Quicker For Some Ex-Offenders In New Jersey

What used to take ten years will take less than half that period of time.


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Bucks County Group Collecting Used Wheelchairs, Related Items

The Community League at Saint Mary Hospital is accepting donations of gently used equipment.


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SEPTA Announces Plans For Key Card Program Debut

The new magnetic chip cards debut in about two months.


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Villanova Basketball Players Surprise Young Cancer Patient

“He was having a great day, he was all happy, singing with the players down there, the Villanova chant.”


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Two Former Officers Acquitted In Assault Of Man In North Philadelphia

A jury cleared former officers Kevin Robinson and Sean McKnight on Monday on all charges including aggravated and simple assault, and conspiracy.


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Survey: Parents Causing Distractions For Teen Drivers

A new survey finds that parents are creating distractions when their teens are driving.


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Local Bank Wants To Help People Escape Financial Pitfalls

Local non-profits are receiving grants to help their communities learn the fine points of finance in daily life.




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