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New York Stations Follow Rescue of Window Washers From One World Trade Center - Posted November 12, 2014
[gallery columns="4" ids="133854,133855,133856,133857"] Two window washers are safe after being trapped more than 60 floors up on the newly opened One World Trade Center building in Manhattan. According to WCBS, "The incident began at around 12:45 p.m. on the south side of the building. Initial reports suggested the washers were done cleaning the... [TVSpy]

How Are New York Stations Reporting Ebola? - Posted October 28, 2014
We thought we'd take a quick look at how the local stations are using the first five minutes of the news to report the Ebola story, which has moved from Dallas to New York. While ABC owned station WABC chose the hyper local angle of checking out the neighborhood where the latest... [TVSpy]

WNYW Goes for Positive Spin in Revamped 6:00 p.m. Newscast - Posted June 23, 2014
New York FOX owned station WNYW has announced a revamped 6:00 p.m. newscast. WNYW told the New York Daily News the new 6:00 p.m. looks to put a "more positive spin"... [TVSpy]

WNYW Announces Summer News Schedule and More Weekend News - Posted May 5, 2014
New York FOX owned station WNYW has announced a "Summer Schedule" which promises both anchor changes and revamped news format starting June 5. "Our new summer schedule continues our mission to bring unconventional local news to New York," said VP and news director ... [TVSpy]

David Letterman Teases Ousted Rookie Anchor: Top 10 Signs Your First Day Did Not Go Well - Posted April 25, 2013
[caption id="attachment_14405" align="alignright" width="300"] Courtesy of CBS[/caption] Merely a few days ago, A.J. Clemente's debut in his new job as a news anchor went foul as he blurted obscenities on-air. Well, he's now appearing in the ve... [MediaJobsDaily]

Former Staffer Alleges a String of Poor Decisions Made By Fox 5 Management - Posted February 12, 2013
The changes at WNYW/Channel 5 since last July could fill a book. While it has become a revolving door in the evening, one constant has been the "other anchor." That would be Dari Alexander, who remains on set at 5 and 10 p.m., no matter i... [FishbowlLA]

Former Staffer Alleges a String of Poor Decisions Made By Fox 5 Management - Posted February 12, 2013
The changes at WNYW/Channel 5 since last July could fill a book. While it has become a revolving door in the evening, one constant has been the "other anchor." That would be Dari Alexander, who remains on set at 5 and 10 p.m., no matter i... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former Staffer Alleges a String of Poor Decisions Made By Fox 5 Management - Posted February 12, 2013
The changes at WNYW/Channel 5 since last July could fill a book. While it has become a revolving door in the evening, one constant has been the "other anchor." That would be Dari Alexander, who remains on set at 5 and 10 p.m., no matter i... [FishbowlNY]

WNYW Anchor Dari Alexander's Unfortunate 'Sitting Shiva' Misspeak - Posted February 5, 2013
The 10 p.m. newscast begins. Steve Lacy and Dari Alexander ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW Anchor Dari Alexander's Unfortunate 'Sitting Shiva' Misspeak - Posted February 5, 2013
The 10 p.m. newscast begins. Steve Lacy and Dari Alexander ... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Reporter Magee Hickey Channels Her Mom to Honor Her Father at Annual Cabaret Event - Posted January 28, 2013
For the third straight year, veteran reporter Magee Hickey is gathering many colleagues for a musical fundraiser. Hickey is giving back to the community in a personal way. Money raised will support the Lawrence F. Hicke... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Reporter Magee Hickey Channels Her Mom to Honor Her Father at Annual Cabaret Event - Posted January 28, 2013
For the third straight year, veteran reporter Magee Hickey is gathering many colleagues for a musical fundraiser. Hickey is giving back to the community in a personal way. Money raised will support the Lawrence F. Hicke... [FishbowlNY]

WNYW Pulls Plug on Greg Kelly as Lead Anchor; Steve Lacy to Take Over - Posted January 24, 2013
[caption id="attachment_75051" align="alignleft" width="196"] New face of Fox 5 News at night[/caption] Fox executives are apparently wiping egg from their faces. FishbowlNY has learned that Greg Kelly is being yanked as 6 and 10 p.m. anchor. It's an embarrassing move for... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW Pulls Plug on Greg Kelly as Lead Anchor; Steve Lacy to Take Over - Posted January 24, 2013
[caption id="attachment_75051" align="alignleft" width="196"] New face of Fox 5 News at night[/caption] Fox executives are apparently wiping egg from their faces. FishbowlNY has learned that Greg Kelly is being yanked as 6 and 10 p.m. anchor. It's an embarrassing move for... [FishbowlNY]

2012: The FishbowlNY Year in Review - Posted January 3, 2013
It was a year that featured the FM band being rediscovered like the progressive music era of the late 1960s. ESPN took the lead in April by moving (after simulcasting) WEPN/1050 to 98.7. The 1050 position has since become New York's only 24-hour Spanish sports talk outlet. It was a surprise to no... [morningmedianewsfeed]

2012: The FishbowlNY Year in Review - Posted January 3, 2013
It was a year that featured the FM band being rediscovered like the progressive music era of the late 1960s. ESPN took the lead in April by moving (after simulcasting) WEPN/1050 to 98.7. The 1050 position has since become New York's only 24-hour Spanish sports talk outlet. It was a surprise to no... [FishbowlNY]

Staying 'Positive,' Ernie Anastos Expands His New Show - Posted December 7, 2012
Whether you know Ernie Anastos from his anchoring, met him once at an appearance, or are a longtime acquaintance, you would know that having a positive outlook could be described as his "M.O." That character trait has served Anastos well in the d... [FishbowlLA]

WNYW's Dari Alexander and the Rotating Anchor Chairs - Posted October 2, 2012
Call it musical chairs without the music! WNYW/Channel 5 anchor Dari Alexander is part of the station's 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts. She co-anchors the early broadcast with market veteran ... [FishbowlLA]

WNYW's Dari Alexander and the Rotating Anchor Chairs - Posted October 2, 2012
Call it musical chairs without the music! WNYW/Channel 5 anchor Dari Alexander is part of the station's 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts. She co-anchors the early broadcast with market veteran ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW's Dari Alexander and the Rotating Anchor Chairs - Posted October 2, 2012
Call it musical chairs without the music! WNYW/Channel 5 anchor Dari Alexander is part of the station's 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts. She co-anchors the early broadcast with market veteran ... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY Poll: Readers Emphatically Want Greg Kelly Back on Good Day New York - Posted August 16, 2012
[caption id="attachment_66313" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Kelly at 10 p.m. with back-up anchor Sharon Crowley"][/caption] The ballots are in, although the voting never officially ended. And it's bad news fo... [morningmedianewsfeed]

FishbowlNY Poll: Readers Emphatically Want Greg Kelly Back on Good Day New York - Posted August 16, 2012
[caption id="attachment_66313" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Kelly at 10 p.m. with back-up anchor Sharon Crowley"][/caption] The ballots are in, although the voting never officially ended. And it's bad news fo... [FishbowlNY]

WNYW Keeps its Distance at 10 P.M., as Greg Kelly Marks One-Month - Posted August 2, 2012
Today is the one-month milestone for Greg Kelly as WNYW/Channel 5 lead anchor. To paraphrase, former Mayor Koch, "How's he doing?" You'll get a chance to vote after the jump. But a slightly more scientific "poll," the Nielsen ratings for July, show WNYW in front at night. In the Household breakdown, Channel... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW Keeps its Distance at 10 P.M., as Greg Kelly Marks One-Month - Posted August 2, 2012
Today is the one-month milestone for Greg Kelly as WNYW/Channel 5 lead anchor. To paraphrase, former Mayor Koch, "How's he doing?" You'll get a chance to vote after the jump. But a slightly more scientific "poll," the Nielsen ratings for July, show WNYW in front at night. In the Household breakdown, Channel... [FishbowlNY]

WNYW Makes a 10 P.M. Newscast Sports Switcheroo - Posted July 25, 2012
Change has come to the Fox 5 News at Ten. No, we're not talking about the anchors. This is about the sports, and the fact that WNYW has at long last given sports its proper placement. Since March 2011, WNYW made the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW Makes a 10 P.M. Newscast Sports Switcheroo - Posted July 25, 2012
Change has come to the Fox 5 News at Ten. No, we're not talking about the anchors. This is about the sports, and the fact that WNYW has at long last given sports its proper placement. Since March 2011, WNYW made the ... [FishbowlNY]

Breaking: WNYW Brass Meet for Greg Kelly Damage Control - Posted July 19, 2012
It's just over two weeks since WNYW/Channel 5 made wholesale changes to its on-air product. Front and center was the promotion of Greg Kelly from Good Day New York to evening anchor. His move to 10 p.m. with ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Breaking: WNYW Brass Meet for Greg Kelly Damage Control - Posted July 19, 2012
It's just over two weeks since WNYW/Channel 5 made wholesale changes to its on-air product. Front and center was the promotion of Greg Kelly from Good Day New York to evening anchor. His move to 10 p.m. with ... [FishbowlNY]

Wondering Why WNYW/Channel 5 Made Those Anchor Changes? - Posted July 10, 2012
It's been 10 days since WNYW/Channel 5 sent shockwaves through the local news landscape: Greg Kelly promoted to nights, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Wondering Why WNYW/Channel 5 Made Those Anchor Changes? - Posted July 10, 2012
It's been 10 days since WNYW/Channel 5 sent shockwaves through the local news landscape: Greg Kelly promoted to nights, ... [FishbowlNY]

Greg Kelly Slides Into Prime Time as WNYW Main Anchor - Posted July 3, 2012
After a four-year stint in mornings, an eternity in TV news, Greg Kelly left Rosanna Scotto behind. His cache is being enhanced as the lead anchor at WNYW/Channel 5. La... [FishbowlLA]

(VIDEO) Anchor Upheaval Reaction: WNYW Entertainment Reporter Jill Nicolini is 'Not Sure Why' - Posted June 29, 2012
Greg Kelly held court on his final morning at Good Day New York with Rosanna Scotto. On Monday, Kelly's star ascends to prime time. But it's not all ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

(VIDEO) Anchor Upheaval Reaction: WNYW Entertainment Reporter Jill Nicolini is 'Not Sure Why' - Posted June 29, 2012
Greg Kelly held court on his final morning at Good Day New York with Rosanna Scotto. On Monday, Kelly's star ascends to prime time. But it's not all ... [FishbowlNY]

Fox 5/WNYW Rocked by a Major Anchor Shakeup - Posted June 28, 2012
[caption id="attachment_63200" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Earlier this week, Alexander and Anastos, in one of Ernie's final 10 p.m. broadcasts. "][/caption] Channel 5 news viewers take note: get out your programs and some pencils with erasers, there are changes-a-plenty coming Monday in the anchor pool. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fox 5/WNYW Rocked by a Major Anchor Shakeup - Posted June 28, 2012
[caption id="attachment_63200" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Earlier this week, Alexander and Anastos, in one of Ernie's final 10 p.m. broadcasts. "][/caption] Channel 5 news viewers take note: get out your programs and some pencils with erasers, there are changes-a-plenty coming Monday in the anchor pool. ... [FishbowlNY]

Dave Price Named Morning Anchor at WNYW; Greg Kelly Shifts to Evenings - Posted June 28, 2012
Beginning next Monday, Rosanna Scotto will have a new co-anchor on "Good Day New York": Dave Price (left), a former ... [TVSpy]

Weighing Some Options for Sue Simmons - Posted June 25, 2012
In light of Sue Simmons saying she wants to work again in her farewell broadcast at Channel 4, the question becomes, where might we see her next? Simmons ended her incredible run at WNBC on June 15 announcing that she would like to be "e... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Weighing Some Options for Sue Simmons - Posted June 25, 2012
In light of Sue Simmons saying she wants to work again in her farewell broadcast at Channel 4, the question becomes, where might we see her next? Simmons ended her incredible run at WNBC on June 15 announcing that she would like to be "e... [FishbowlNY]

Weighing Some Options for Sue Simmons - Posted June 25, 2012
In light of Sue Simmons saying she wants to work again in her farewell broadcast at Channel 4, the question becomes, where might we see her next? Simmons ended her incredible run at WNBC on June 15 announcing that she would like to be "e... [FishbowlLA]

Veteran Anchor Jim Rosenfield Joining WRC - Posted June 1, 2012
Jim Rosenfield, a veteran anchor who made his mark in New York with WNBC and WCBS, is joining WRC in Washington, D.C. The NBC-owned station announced today that Rosenfield is com... [TVSpy]

Battling Finales: American Idol Powers Past Dancing With The Stars in Ratings - Posted May 30, 2012
It's on to the summer. But not before American Idol and Dancing With The Stars completed their season last week. In the latest prime time New York ratings, Idol was king of the week with its star-studded, grand finale Wednesday night. The Fox competition, which crowned Phillip Phillips the ... [FishbowlLA]

Battling Finales: American Idol Powers Past Dancing With The Stars in Ratings - Posted May 30, 2012
It's on to the summer. But not before American Idol and Dancing With The Stars completed their season last week. In the latest prime time New York ratings, Idol was king of the week with its star-studded, grand finale Wednesday night. The Fox competition, which crowned Phillip Phillips the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Battling Finales: American Idol Powers Past Dancing With The Stars in Ratings - Posted May 30, 2012
It's on to the summer. But not before American Idol and Dancing With The Stars completed their season last week. In the latest prime time New York ratings, Idol was king of the week with its star-studded, grand finale Wednesday night. The Fox competition, which crowned Phillip Phillips the ... [FishbowlNY]

May Sweeps Results: WABC Overall Winner; WCBS Claims 5 p.m., WNYW Wins at 10 p.m. - Posted May 24, 2012
WABC took the prize as most-watched station in New York. The just-concluded May sweeps give Channel 7 wins across virtually all dayparts, winning in households and other key demographics. Eyewitness News at 11:00, led by ... [FishbowlLA]

Idol Wins the Week for WNYW - Posted March 21, 2012
Not to sound like a broken record, but American Idol has scored another winning ratings week. In the prime time numbers for New York, according to Nielsen, Idol finished the week with the top two programs. The Wednesday night, two-hour performance was number one with an estimated 1.3 million WNYW/Channel 5... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Idol Wins the Week for WNYW - Posted March 21, 2012
Not to sound like a broken record, but American Idol has scored another winning ratings week. In the prime time numbers for New York, according to Nielsen, Idol finished the week with the top two programs. The Wednesday night, two-hour performance was number one with an estimated 1.3 million WNYW/Channel 5... [FishbowlNY]

American Idol Rules Prime Time in Weekly Ratings - Posted March 15, 2012
As American Idol transitioned into the Top 13 finalists, the Fox singing competition kept its stranglehold on the weekly New York ratings. Idol's two-hour performance led the week, according to Nielsen, with an estimated 1.3 million WNYW/Channel 5 viewers and 7.0 rating. The elimination night had a number... [morningmedianewsfeed]

American Idol Rules Prime Time in Weekly Ratings - Posted March 15, 2012
As American Idol transitioned into the Top 13 finalists, the Fox singing competition kept its stranglehold on the weekly New York ratings. Idol's two-hour performance led the week, according to Nielsen, with an estimated 1.3 million WNYW/Channel 5 viewers and 7.0 rating. The elimination night had a number... [FishbowlNY]

WNYW's Julie Chang Handicaps American Idol Finalists - Posted March 7, 2012
With WNYW/Channel 5 as the New York home to American Idol, membership has its privileges for entertainment reporter Julie Chang. In-season her focus is the "Idol Chatter" during the 10 p.m. newscast with ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW's Julie Chang Handicaps American Idol Finalists - Posted March 7, 2012
With WNYW/Channel 5 as the New York home to American Idol, membership has its privileges for entertainment reporter Julie Chang. In-season her focus is the "Idol Chatter" during the 10 p.m. newscast with ... [FishbowlNY]

Veteran Sports Anchor Len Berman Resurfaces at Channel 5 - Posted March 2, 2012
Len Berman had more than two decades as WNBC's sports director. But in 2009, the high-profile sportscaster became one of the biggest cost cutting casualties at 30 Rock. However, in the interim, this has been no hiatus for Berman. In the ensu... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Veteran Sports Anchor Len Berman Resurfaces at Channel 5 - Posted March 2, 2012
Len Berman had more than two decades as WNBC's sports director. But in 2009, the high-profile sportscaster became one of the biggest cost cutting casualties at 30 Rock. However, in the interim, this has been no hiatus for Berman. In the ensu... [FishbowlNY]

NYC Stations Cover New York Giants' Victory Parade - Posted February 7, 2012
... [TVSpy]

New York Giants NFC Championship Thriller Wins the Week - Posted January 25, 2012
Could it be anything else? The New York Giants riveting overtime NFC Championship victory earned Big Blue a return trip to the Super Bowl. As expected, the game broadcast by Fox, was number one for the week, according to Nielsen. Sunday's prime time matchup in San Francisco drew an estimated 5.4... [FishbowlLA]

Veteran Reporter Jennifer Jordan 'Wanted to Do Anchoring Again,' Heads to Cleveland - Posted January 24, 2012
Jennifer Jordan is leaving her hometown for a shot at regular anchoring. Jordan, who left WPIX last Friday, is joining Fox's WJW in Cleveland. "I wanted to get to do anchoring again," Jordan tells FishbowlNY. "I love being on ... [FishbowlLA]

Veteran Reporter Jennifer Jordan 'Wanted to Do Anchoring Again,' Heads to Cleveland - Posted January 24, 2012
Jennifer Jordan is leaving her hometown for a shot at regular anchoring. Jordan, who left WPIX last Friday, is joining Fox's WJW in Cleveland. "I wanted to get to do anchoring again," Jordan tells FishbowlNY. "I love being on ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Veteran Reporter Jennifer Jordan 'Wanted to Do Anchoring Again,' Heads to Cleveland - Posted January 24, 2012
Jennifer Jordan is leaving her hometown for a shot at regular anchoring. Jordan, who left WPIX last Friday, is joining Fox's WJW in Cleveland. "I wanted to get to do anchoring again," Jordan tells FishbowlNY. "I love being on ... [FishbowlNY]

November Sweeps Indicate WNYW/Channel 5 Owns 10 p.m. - Posted November 29, 2011
It was a powerful November sweeps period for WNYW/Channel 5. The Fox outlet, which battles Tribune-owned WPIX at 10 p.m., was the clear victor for the month, and year-to-year. Delving into the numbers, obtained by WNYW, Ernie Anastos and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

November Sweeps Indicate WNYW/Channel 5 Owns 10 p.m. - Posted November 29, 2011
It was a powerful November sweeps period for WNYW/Channel 5. The Fox outlet, which battles Tribune-owned WPIX at 10 p.m., was the clear victor for the month, and year-to-year. Delving into the numbers, obtained by WNYW, Ernie Anastos and ... [FishbowlNY]

October Snowstorm Spells Overtime Assignment for WNYW Anchor Ernie Anastos - Posted October 31, 2011
In trying to return some normalcy to viewers' lives, and preparing them for the morning commute, newscasts had typical team coverage to cope with the aftermath of a bizarre October blast of winter. However, one channel was not typical, bringing in its "big gun" for last night's coverage. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

October Snowstorm Spells Overtime Assignment for WNYW Anchor Ernie Anastos - Posted October 31, 2011
In trying to return some normalcy to viewers' lives, and preparing them for the morning commute, newscasts had typical team coverage to cope with the aftermath of a bizarre October blast of winter. However, one channel was not typical, bringing in its "big gun" for last night's coverage. ... [FishbowlNY]

TV Personalities, Top Chefs Turn Out for Charity Event - Posted October 21, 2011
[caption id="attachment_45306" align="alignleft" width="230" caption="WABC anchor Bill Ritter emcees event"][/caption] The Center for Hearing and Communication (CHC) is holding its annual gala event next week. The 101-year-old organization has helped thousands of New Yorkers deal with hearing loss and the inability to communicate... [morningmedianewsfeed]

TV Personalities, Top Chefs Turn Out for Charity Event - Posted October 21, 2011
[caption id="attachment_45306" align="alignleft" width="230" caption="WABC anchor Bill Ritter emcees event"][/caption] The Center for Hearing and Communication (CHC) is holding its annual gala event next week. The 101-year-old organization has helped thousands of New Yorkers deal with hearing loss and the inability to communicate... [FishbowlNY]

Helicopter Crashes Into The East River, and NYC Local Stations Go Back On the Air - Posted October 4, 2011
... [TVSpy]

Jill Nicolini Welcomed In Her WNYW/Channel 5 Debut - Posted October 3, 2011
Fans of Jill Nicolini, wait no longer! The popular WPIX/Channel 11 morning personality, as previously reported, resurfaced today on WNYW/Channel 5's Good Day New York. In the waning minutes of the 8 a.m. hour, Nicolini mad... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jill Nicolini Welcomed In Her WNYW/Channel 5 Debut - Posted October 3, 2011
Fans of Jill Nicolini, wait no longer! The popular WPIX/Channel 11 morning personality, as previously reported, resurfaced today on WNYW/Channel 5's Good Day New York. In the waning minutes of the 8 a.m. hour, Nicolini mad... [FishbowlNY]

WNYW Anchor Ernie Anastos Gets the David Letterman 'Top 10' Treatment - Posted September 6, 2011
In the days following Hurricane Irene's devastating march up the East Coast, David Letterman did a fitting Top 10 list on the Late Show. You'll recall, every local TV station went ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW Anchor Ernie Anastos Gets the David Letterman 'Top 10' Treatment - Posted September 6, 2011
In the days following Hurricane Irene's devastating march up the East Coast, David Letterman did a fitting Top 10 list on the Late Show. You'll recall, every local TV station went ... [FishbowlNY]

Jersey Shore Remains Number One, While Hurricane Irene Brings in Strong Ratings - Posted September 1, 2011
It's another week with Jersey Shore taking hold of the top prime time spot in New York. The popular MTV reality show, now in its fourth season, had an estimated 1.1 million viewers and a 5.3 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. While the Jersey Shore gang was hanging out in Italy,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jersey Shore Remains Number One, While Hurricane Irene Brings in Strong Ratings - Posted September 1, 2011
It's another week with Jersey Shore taking hold of the top prime time spot in New York. The popular MTV reality show, now in its fourth season, had an estimated 1.1 million viewers and a 5.3 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. While the Jersey Shore gang was hanging out in Italy,... [FishbowlNY]

TV Stations Go Wall-to-Wall for Irene Coverage All Weekend - Posted August 28, 2011
As Hurricane Irene churned in the Atlantic with a bulls-eye at New York City's back, TV stations went into non-stop coverage throughout the weekend. The category-one storm made her first landfall early Saturday morning in Cape Lookout, North Carolina as stations began their wall-to-wall mode. Accentuating the serious n... [AllTwitter]

Veteran NYC Anchors Ernie Anastos, Bill Ritter and Chuck Scarborough Recall 9/11 Memories - Posted August 19, 2011
With the 10th anniversary of 9/11/01 just three weeks away, FishbowlNY interviewed three veteran anchors in New York City -- ... [TVSpy]

Anchors Ernie Anastos, Bill Ritter, and Chuck Scarborough Relive Their Most Difficult Professional Challenge--9/11 - Posted August 19, 2011
Despite working their famous calm exterior, some of New York's veteran anchors endured emotional pain, tears, and a personal scare in covering that catastrophic Tuesday ten years ago. The tragedy of 9/11, which of course started in the morning, was one of those rare breaking news stories whe... [GalleyCat]

Anchors Ernie Anastos, Bill Ritter, and Chuck Scarborough Relive Their Most Difficult Professional Challenge--9/11 - Posted August 19, 2011
Despite working their famous calm exterior, some of New York's veteran anchors endured emotional pain, tears, and a personal scare in covering that catastrophic Tuesday ten years ago. The tragedy of 9/11, which of course started in the morning, was one of those rare breaking news stories whe... [FishbowlLA]

WNYW Promotes Jerry Andrews to News Managing Editor - Posted July 18, 2011
WNYW/Channel 5 announced of a pair of promotions last week. Jerry Andrews got upgraded to news managing editor. He spent the last three years as executive producer of the station's 5 and 6 p.m. newscasts--anchored by ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW Promotes Jerry Andrews to News Managing Editor - Posted July 18, 2011
WNYW/Channel 5 announced of a pair of promotions last week. Jerry Andrews got upgraded to news managing editor. He spent the last three years as executive producer of the station's 5 and 6 p.m. newscasts--anchored by ... [FishbowlNY]

Legendary Philadelphia Anchor Larry Kane Recalls Brief Stint Anchoring WABC/Eyewitness News, Run-Ins with Roger Grimsby - Posted July 18, 2011
Larry Kane is a prominent TV news figure in Philadelphia. But for a year in the 1970s, the Brooklyn-born Kane was back home. Already established in the City of Brotherly Love, from 1977 to 1978, Kane was the 11 p.m. anchor at WABC/Channel 7.... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Legendary Philadelphia Anchor Larry Kane Recalls Brief Stint Anchoring WABC/Eyewitness News, Run-Ins with Roger Grimsby - Posted July 18, 2011
Larry Kane is a prominent TV news figure in Philadelphia. But for a year in the 1970s, the Brooklyn-born Kane was back home. Already established in the City of Brotherly Love, from 1977 to 1978, Kane was the 11 p.m. anchor at WABC/Channel 7.... [FishbowlNY]

Brian Williams, Regis Philbin Receive NYSBA Honors - Posted July 2, 2011
The New York State Broadcasters association honored "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams with the 2011 "Broadcaster of the Year" award, and inducted Regis Philbin into its Hall of Fame this week. "Growing up as an Irish-Catholic kid on the the Jersey s... [TVNewser]

WNYW's Linda Schmidt Says Reporters Urged Breitbart to Take Podium at Weiner Press Conference - Posted June 7, 2011
As journalists and TV viewers waited for Congressman Anthony Weiner to take the stage Monday afternoon at a scheduled press conference, many were shocked to see Andrew Breitbart, the man behind ... [TVSpy]

Longtime WNYW Anchor Ernie Anastos Set to Debut 'Positive' New Special - Posted May 20, 2011
Longtime WNYW anchor Ernie Anastos, who currently appears on the Fox O&O's 5 and 10 p.m. newscasts, is debuting a new special--and a new stage in his career--tonight with "... [TVSpy]

Rosanna Scotto Has 'A Lot More to Give' as She Marks 25 Years at Fox 5 - Posted May 11, 2011
Rosanna Scotto is a quintessential New Yorker, more so a Brooklynite. And since 1986, the hometown girl has been on-air for Fox 5/WNYW. A quarter-century at any one company is impressive. In this industry, though, it's nothing short of ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Rosanna Scotto Has 'A Lot More to Give' as She Marks 25 Years at Fox 5 - Posted May 11, 2011
Rosanna Scotto is a quintessential New Yorker, more so a Brooklynite. And since 1986, the hometown girl has been on-air for Fox 5/WNYW. A quarter-century at any one company is impressive. In this industry, though, it's nothing short of ... [FishbowlNY]

Co-Anchor Harry Martin Calls WWOR Bringing News Back to 10 p.m a 'Great Opportunity' - Posted May 6, 2011
After two years, My9/WWOR is returning to its longstanding 10 p.m. news slot, The Ten O'Clock News beginning June 27. WWOR had moved its evening newscast to 11 p.m. and sliced it to 30 minutes. Now the veteran news team consisting of anchors ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Co-Anchor Harry Martin Calls WWOR Bringing News Back to 10 p.m a 'Great Opportunity' - Posted May 6, 2011
After two years, My9/WWOR is returning to its longstanding 10 p.m. news slot, The Ten O'Clock News beginning June 27. WWOR had moved its evening newscast to 11 p.m. and sliced it to 30 minutes. Now the veteran news team consisting of anchors ... [FishbowlNY]

Low Marks for WPIX Handling Kennedy Airport Breaking News - Posted April 12, 2011
When is breaking news not breaking news? In the case of WPIX, when it happens during their opening "11 stories in 11 minutes" segment. Just after 8 p.m. last night, word came into newsrooms across the city that two planes collided while taxiing at Kennedy Airport. Fox 5/WNYW treated it as breaking news... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Low Marks for WPIX Handling Kennedy Airport Breaking News - Posted April 12, 2011
When is breaking news not breaking news? In the case of WPIX, when it happens during their opening "11 stories in 11 minutes" segment. Just after 8 p.m. last night, word came into newsrooms across the city that two planes collided while taxiing at Kennedy Airport. Fox 5/WNYW treated it as breaking news... [FishbowlNY]

MSG Network and WPIX, Big Winners at 2011 New York Emmys - Posted April 4, 2011
A packed ballroom gathered at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square last night for the 2011 New York Emmy Awards. Right from the outset, we knew this going to be a special night, as it was the largest crowd ever and most awards being handed out (123). FishbowlNY was on hand... [morningmedianewsfeed]

MSG Network and WPIX, Big Winners at 2011 New York Emmys - Posted April 4, 2011
A packed ballroom gathered at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square last night for the 2011 New York Emmy Awards. Right from the outset, we knew this going to be a special night, as it was the largest crowd ever and most awards being handed out (123). FishbowlNY was on hand... [FishbowlNY]

New York Stations Sideline Sports Coverage - Posted March 25, 2011
Two New York stations are reassessing the role of sports in the evening newscast, leaving some to wonder what the future holds for local sports coverage around the country as stations look to cut costs while also differentiating themselves in their markets. Fox-affiliate WNYW ha... [TVSpy]

Idol, Glee, and House Lift WNYW to Top of Weekly Ratings Heap - Posted March 17, 2011
Once again, American Idol was the top prime time show in New York, for the week ending March 13. Last week's performance and results show were number one and two, respectively. On Wednesday night, as the show pared down to 13 finalists, the two-hour program was tops with 1.8 million viewers on... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Idol, Glee, and House Lift WNYW to Top of Weekly Ratings Heap - Posted March 17, 2011
Once again, American Idol was the top prime time show in New York, for the week ending March 13. Last week's performance and results show were number one and two, respectively. On Wednesday night, as the show pared down to 13 finalists, the two-hour program was tops with 1.8 million viewers on... [FishbowlNY]

WNYW Topples WPIX in 10 p.m. News Race - Posted March 4, 2011
As we reported yesterday, the February sweeps period ended with significant victories for WCBS-TV and WABC-TV. However, in the fight for 10 p... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WNYW Topples WPIX in 10 p.m. News Race - Posted March 4, 2011
As we reported yesterday, the February sweeps period ended with significant victories for WCBS-TV and WABC-TV. However, in the fight for 10 p... [FishbowlNY]

'American Idol' Takes Top Spot in Weekly Ratings - Posted February 3, 2011
For those who said that American Idol has seen its best days should know it was the number one show in New York last week. The Wednesday night auditions was the highest-rated program with an estimated 2.2 million and 11.1 rating on WNYW, according to the Nielsen Company. The next night's Idol settled... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'American Idol' Takes Top Spot in Weekly Ratings - Posted February 3, 2011
For those who said that American Idol has seen its best days should know it was the number one show in New York last week. The Wednesday night auditions was the highest-rated program with an estimated 2.2 million and 11.1 rating on WNYW, according to the Nielsen Company. The next night's Idol settled... [FishbowlNY]

More Storm Coverage Ratings Analysis: WNYW and WABC Beat Competition - Posted January 14, 2011
As the latest snowstorm began to churn its way into New York Tuesday night, WNYW and WABC were winning their respective newscasts with Adults 25-54. First at 10 pm., the anchor team of Ernie Anastos, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

More Storm Coverage Ratings Analysis: WNYW and WABC Beat Competition - Posted January 14, 2011
As the latest snowstorm began to churn its way into New York Tuesday night, WNYW and WABC were winning their respective newscasts with Adults 25-54. First at 10 pm., the anchor team of Ernie Anastos, ... [FishbowlNY]

Welcome to the First 'Barmash' Awards for Best in Local News - Posted January 10, 2011
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Welcome to the First 'Barmash' Awards for Best in Local News - Posted January 10, 2011
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A Day in the Life of Fox 5 and My9 Anchor Harry Martin - Posted December 9, 2010
Anchoring more than one newscast per shift is nothing new. That is standard operating procedure. What is uncommon, though, is anchoring two newscasts for two different TV stations. Welcome to the world of Harry Martin. With apologies to the late, great J... [morningmedianewsfeed]

A Day in the Life of Fox 5 and My9 Anchor Harry Martin - Posted December 9, 2010
Anchoring more than one newscast per shift is nothing new. That is standard operating procedure. What is uncommon, though, is anchoring two newscasts for two different TV stations. Welcome to the world of Harry Martin. With apologies to the late, great J... [FishbowlNY]

TV Stations Ready for Election Night Coverage - Posted October 29, 2010
We continue our look at the election night coverage, with check on how the area TV station's news departments are gearing up for their big night. WCBS/Channel 2 Updates throughout the day during regular newscasts. CBS 2 News at 11 p.m. will be extended to an hour broadcast. Updated ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

TV Stations Ready for Election Night Coverage - Posted October 29, 2010
We continue our look at the election night coverage, with check on how the area TV station's news departments are gearing up for their big night. WCBS/Channel 2 Updates throughout the day during regular newscasts. CBS 2 News at 11 p.m. will be extended to an hour broadcast. Updated ... [FishbowlNY]

Homecoming for Former Fox 5/WNYW Sports Reporter Andy Adler - Posted August 30, 2010
Many may have been left to wonder--what happened to popular Fox 5/WNYW weekend sports anchor Andy Adler? Well, Adler is back home with her family in SoCal. She exited Fox 5 in March for an opportunity to rejoin KNBC in Los Angeles. Adler leaves her sports work behind in New York.... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Homecoming for Former Fox 5/WNYW Sports Reporter Andy Adler - Posted August 30, 2010
Many may have been left to wonder--what happened to popular Fox 5/WNYW weekend sports anchor Andy Adler? Well, Adler is back home with her family in SoCal. She exited Fox 5 in March for an opportunity to rejoin KNBC in Los Angeles. Adler leaves her sports work behind in New York.... [FishbowlNY]

Snooki and the The Situation take MTV to Number One in New York - Posted August 20, 2010
Led by the hugely-successful "Jersey Shore," MTV grabbed the number one spot in the weekly ratings for its August 12 episode. MTV pulled in an estimated 819,000 viewers with a 4.1 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. Meantime, as the summer winds down, the pennant races heat up. The Yankees shot to number two... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Snooki and the The Situation take MTV to Number One in New York - Posted August 20, 2010
Led by the hugely-successful "Jersey Shore," MTV grabbed the number one spot in the weekly ratings for its August 12 episode. MTV pulled in an estimated 819,000 viewers with a 4.1 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. Meantime, as the summer winds down, the pennant races heat up. The Yankees shot to number two... [FishbowlNY]

The 2010 Webbys: Fun in Five Words or Less - Posted June 15, 2010
Last night the famous and the web-famous gathered at Cipriani Wall St. for the 2010 Webby Awards, honoring the best in new media. WebNewser was there, and was tweeting the whole night. In case you weren't following our witty tweeting of the night's events, here is what happened: The awards kicked off with... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Breasts & Bombs (the F kind) Drop on TV - Posted September 17, 2009
At the end of CNBC's Power Lunch today, Sue Herera was reading a story about Chinese chickens vs. American chickens (don't ask, apparently that's an important business story). Anyway, Herera says, "American chicken feet tend to be larger and plumper than other chicken feet around the world, ... [TVNewser]

Jeff Macke Leaves CNBC|BusinessWeek Offers Subscribers Special Online Version|WaPo Ombudsman Mourns Staff Cutbacks|Anastos Celebrates 4 Years At Fox 5|Cutbacks Take The Fun Out Of Forbes - Posted June 15, 2009
TVNewser: After weeks of speculation, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jeff Macke Leaves CNBC|BusinessWeek Offers Subscribers Special Online Version|WaPo Ombudsman Mourns Staff Cutbacks|Anastos Celebrates 4 Years At Fox 5|Cutbacks Take The Fun Out Of Forbes - Posted June 15, 2009
TVNewser: After weeks of speculation, ... [FishbowlNY]

Time Warner Center Hosts Annual NLGJA Benefit - Posted March 20, 2009
More than 300 TVNewsers packed Time Warner Center's 10th floor event space last night for the 14th annual NLGJA Headlines and Headliners benefit and silent auction. CNN's Soledad O'Brien emceed the event which raised more than $130,000 for NLGJA's annual programs and scholarships. In attendance: ... [TVNewser]

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