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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19-year-old Ativa Jackson of West Wishart Street was taken into custody on Friday afternoon, just before 1:00 p.m.
A local home health care provider delivered hundreds of boxes of cereal to a Southwest Philadelphia food pantry this week.
It’s called ‘Carvertise’ and it was started by two University of Delaware students several years ago.
He opened the floor to questions, and was asked if he would heed the calls from some newspapers for his resignation.
She had been stabbed numerous times in the neck and chest.
La Salle University is expanding it’s varsity sports program with two sports that have previously been part of the college experience, but only as club teams.
Being tased can cause temporary brain damage. That’s according to new research conducted, in part, by Drexel University.
Officials say he faces several charges.
It happened Thursday afternoon in Northeast Philadelphia.
Police say two men are dead after a shooting in West Philadelphia Thursday morning.
Laurel Hill Cemetery in North Philadelphia is holding a special Valentine’s Day event Thursday night at its historic gatehouse, with stories culled from its Victorian archives.
A Catholic church in Manayunk is sending it’s prayerful intentions skyward as part of a million dollar renovation and rededication project.
Dispatchers say more than 20 volunteer fire companies responded to the fire.
Edison High School, on W. Luzerne Street, was placed on lockdown just before 10:45 a.m. Thursday.
She says tens of thousand of people are using the app, and now the company is targeting communities like universities and workplaces who want to make a difference with their wallets.