NERW 10/20/2014: First Signals from 1 World Trade Center

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In this week’s issue… First signal to light up from World Trade Center – Conrad Garage restoration kicks off – More Pfuntner sales in upstate NY – LPFM CPs flow from FCC – Veteran GM’s new NEPA gig Jump to: ME – NH – VT – MA – RI – CT – NY – NJ […]

NERW 10/13/2014: For He’s a Jolly Good Fellow

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In this week’s issue… Big honor for upstate engineer – End of the line for NBC affiliate – Fox, Cox complete Boston swap – iHeart signal swaps granted – More classical in NH – Plus: Hockey on the Radio – The Minor Leagues Jump to: ME – NH – VT – MA – RI – […]

NERW 10/6/2014: New Era for Philly Radio

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In this week’s issue… Inside CBS Radio’s growth plan in Philadelphia – Kevin Metheny, RIP – NYC’s newest TV station hits the air – Remembering a New England TV sports legend – NY morning show changes By SCOTT FYBUSH Jump to: ME – NH – VT – MA – RI – CT – NY – […]

NERW Update: CBS Adds in Philly

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After days of rumors, CBS Radio has made it official this morning: in a memo to employees, Dan Mason says the company is filling out its Philadelphia cluster with the addition of Beasley’s country WXTU (92.5) and rhythmic top-40 WRDW-FM (96.5) to its existing two FMs, classic hits WOGL (98.1) and sports WIP-FM (94.1), as […]

NERW 9/29/2014: Disney Awaits Buyers

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In this week’s issue… Waiting for action on Disney’s AM signals – NYC TV’s Slattery remembered – Translator action in NJ – CT sports voice retires – Still waiting for new Montreal AMs – Plus: Hockey on the Radio 2014-2015 By SCOTT FYBUSH *As the sun rises over NERW-land this Monday morning, many in the […]

NERW 9/22/2014: Happy Valley Radio is All in the Family

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In this week’s issue… More consolidation in Happy Valley – RIP Bob Klein, – WCTK files tower move – New FM in Nova Scotia By SCOTT FYBUSH *When we left you at the end of last week’s NERW, we noted that there were some big changes on the way in central PENNSYLVANIA radio ownership – […]

NERW 9/15/2014: Bill Binnie’s Big TV News Gamble

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In this week’s issue… Ambitious local TV news operation launches tonight – NYC TV move-in fights for virtual channel – Clear Channel Rochester gambles on Kimberly and Beck – Connoisseur closes on WALK – Kennedy can’t speak – PA radio sale is all in the family By SCOTT FYBUSH *Few TV broadcasters enjoy the sort […]