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

FHA Frowns On Blue Lines On New Jersey Roads

A number of New Jersey communities began adding blue lines to roads in October, to honor their police forces.


Local Organ Donation Program Recorded Highest Level Of Donations In 2016

Nathan explains how one body can benefit many…


Cops: Men Posing As Gas Workers Rob Elderly Man In Kensington

The robbers took $1200 in cash and a cell phone.


Early Information Shows Pennsylvania Leading Nation In Lyme Disease Cases

The Centers for Disease Control released preliminary figures this past week, which showed more than 12,000 cases of tick-borne lyme disease in the Keystone State.


New Year’s Eve Idea: Pocono Mountain Slopes

Many people are making their New Year’s Eve plans with skiing in mind.


Amazon, Goodwill Partnering Up To Encourage Donations

If you’re considering returning an unwanted holiday gift, Amazon is giving you another option that might help someone else out.


Proactive Step To Protect Those Receiving Care From Home Health Aides

The New Jersey Attorney General’s office is taking steps to protect at-risk patients.


FBI In Philadelphia Responds To Reported ISIS Holiday Threats

The prepared statement says it is aware of the recent link published online which urges attacks.


How To Avoid Heat Shutoff This Winter

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission wants to make sure any families who are facing a heating crisis can keep the heat on.


Rent-A-Center Charged With Failing To Prevent Racially Hostile Conduct In Two NJ Stores

The New Jersey Attorney General’s Division on Civil Rights has filed a complaint against Rent-A-Center in State Superior Court.


Delaware County Man Arrested On Child Porn Charges For Second Time

An Upper Darby, Delaware County man is behind bars, again, on child pornography charges, just months after he was released from prison for the same crime.


Police Try To Identify Murder Victim Found Beaten In Kensington

Police say she had been beaten on the head with an unidentified object.


3 Bucks County Officials Charged With Conspiracy, Money Laundering

Waltman, Hoopes and Rafferty allegedly conspired to launder funds represented to be proceeds from health care fraud, illegal drug trafficking, and bank fraud.


Camden City School District Says Graduation Rates Up, Drop Outs Down

The drop out rate has decreased from 21-percent or one in five students, to 12-percent today.


Supporters Of Mumia Abu-Jamal Protest His Medical Treatment In State Prison

The group gathered at 15th and JFK Boulevard demanding clean water, medical treatment, and freedom for Mumia Abu-Jamal.


FOP Thief Faces Second Set Of Charges

31-year-old Seth Kaplan is charged with stealing $1500 from the Fraternal Order of Police.


Veterans Remember Pearl Harbor On 75th Anniversary

December 7th, 1941 was the day when Japan bombed Pearl harbor in a surprise attack, and which FDR memorialized as “a date that will live in infamy.”


Tips To Attract Birds To Your Yard This Winter

If you’d like to attract winter birds to your property, there are some things you can do right now to prepare.


Security Guard Arrested For Robbing ATM

Bensalem Township Police have arrested a Philadelphia man after he robbed an ATM early today.


Philly Trade School Hosts Open House For National Apprenticeship Week

Students at the Finishing Trades Institute located on Horning Road just off of the Boulevard had some good things to say about their school.


UPenn Investigating Racist Cyber-Attack On Campus

The university is trying to find the source of the attack on black students.


Can Trump Walk Back Some Of Divisive Rhetoric Spewed On Campaign Trail?

He says the protests, and the vandalism at schools that we are seeing can only be countered if Trump walks back some of his rhetoric.


Police: Suspect Still At Large After Man Fatally Shot In Nicetown

The victim had been shot in the chest and in the chin.


New Area Code Coming To Philadelphia Area By 2018

A new telephone area code is being planned for the not too-distant future for the Philadelphia region.


Cops: Temple Students Robbed In Off-Campus Home Invasion

Philadelphia police are investigating a robbery at an off campus house near the Temple University campus.


Many Congress Members In Philly Region Return To Office

Congressional incumbents had a good night at the polls…


‘Voices Of Voting’ Uses Hip Hop, Interactive Theater To Educate Future Voters

The play was commissioned by the Committee of 70 for the Democratic National Convention.


Liquor Control Board Holds First-Ever Liquor License Auction

The first-ever auction of liquor licenses has resulted in 37 licenses being issued to new outlets in Pennsylvania.


NJ Brothers Accused Of Killing Housemate, Burying Him In Backyard

The motive for the crime is still uncertain.


1 Dead Following Crash In Bucks County

One woman is dead after a fatal car crash in Falls Township, Bucks County Friday morning.




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