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WMAQ Adds Sportscaster Siafa Lewis - Posted June 4, 2014
Siafa Lewis has joined WMAQ, the NBC-owned station in Chicago, as a freelance reporter and sports anchor, ... [TVSpy]

NYC Stations Cover 9/11 Museum Dedication - Posted May 15, 2014
President Barack Obama, survivors and victims' families gathered this morning at the site of the 9/11 attacks for the dedication of the National September 11 Museum. With the exception of Fox-owned WNYW, stations in New York City provided special coverage of the dedication ceremony, which began shortly after 10 a.m. Bill Ritter... [TVSpy]

Local Meteorologists Interview Obama on Climate Change - Posted May 6, 2014
Eight meteorologists are in Washington, D.C. today to interview President Obama on climate change. The interviews were timed with the release of a new study assessing the effects of climate change in the United States. Participating in the interviews are John Morales of WTVJ in Miami, Jim ... [TVSpy]

How Stations in NYC and DC Reported on the Aereo Supreme Court Arguments - Posted April 23, 2014
Stations around the country reported last night on the Aereo Supreme Court case, which has the potential to drastically upend the television industry. Broadcasters -- including NBC, ABC, Fox, CBS and Univision, which own many local stations -- faced off against the streaming TV service yesterday in oral arguments in front... [TVSpy]

Chuck Scarborough Marks 40 Years at WNBC - Posted March 25, 2014
Chuck Scarborough is celebrating his 40th anniversary at WNBC, the NBC owned station in New York. In an interview with NBCUniversal Direct, Scarborough reflects on his career path (from Biloxi to Atlanta to Boston to New York) and the most challenging moments of his career at WNBC. "Frankly, I think the ability... [TVSpy]

NYC Stations Cover East Harlem Explosion - Posted March 12, 2014
Stations in New York City spent several hours this morning covering a building explosion in East Harlem that caused the death of at least two people. ABC-owned WABC was the first to report the news, breaking in to "Live! With Kelly and Michael" at 9:43 a.m. Ken Rosato and ... [SocialTimes.com]

NYC Stations Cover East Harlem Explosion - Posted March 12, 2014
Stations in New York City spent several hours this morning covering a building explosion in East Harlem that caused the death of at least two people. ABC-owned WABC was the first to report the news, breaking in to "Live! With Kelly and Michael" at 9:43 a.m. Ken Rosato and ... [TVSpy]

Chuck Scarborough Thinks Jimmy Fallon is Trying to Steal WNBC's Studio (Again) - Posted February 18, 2014
Before interviewing Jimmy Fallon about his "Tonight Show" debut, longtime WNBC anchor ... [TVSpy]

What Are Local Stations Covering? - Posted February 18, 2014
This week we took a look at the nation's #1 market, New York, where the talk was all about, you guessed it, snow. ... [TVSpy]

Erika Tarantal Joins WCVB From WNBC - Posted February 10, 2014
Erika Tarantal is joining WCVB, Hearst's ABC affiliate in Boston, as an anchor and reporter. She joins the station after six years at ... [TVSpy]

NBC Owned Stations Send Team to Sochi - Posted February 5, 2014
The NBC owned stations has sent a team of 25 anchors, reporters, photographers and producers to Sochi to cover the Winter Olympics, which kick off on NBC tomorrow. The team, who have dedicated locations in both Olympic Park and additional live shot locations in the mountains, will report daily across the 10... [TVSpy]

WNBC Swaps Sibila Vargas, Shiba Russell - Posted January 22, 2014
WNBC, the NBC owned station in New York City, is swapping evening anchors. Beginning next month, Sibila Vargas (left) will replace ... [TVSpy]

NYC Stations Prepare for Super Bowl - Posted January 14, 2014
TVNewsCheck takes a look at the preparations underway at New York City stations, for the Super Bowl. Fox owned WNYW will broadcast the game, which will be held ... [TVSpy]

New York Stations Cover One-Year Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy - Posted October 25, 2013
With the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy around the corner, local stations in New York are producing special coverage looking back at the storm and its aftermath. NY1 has been covering the upcoming anniversary throughout the week with a series of special reports. The channel will air hourlong specials on both Saturda... [TVSpy]

Former Miami, Cleveland Anchor John Hambrick Dies at 73 - Posted September 11, 2013
John Hambrick, a veteran local news anchor, died Tuesday from lung cancer. He was 73. Hambrick was the primary anchor at WTVJ in Miami from 1985 to 1989.... [TVSpy]

Leaving Concession Speech, Anthony Weiner Flips Off WNBC Reporter - Posted September 11, 2013
With his defeat in the New York mayoral primary yesterday, Anthony Weiner is done in the New York political arena, at least for now. Weiner, who has often been cri... [TVSpy]

Sibila Vargas Joins WNBC From KCBS - Posted August 29, 2013
Sibila Vargas is joining WNBC, the NBC owned station in New York, as co-anchor of the noon and 6 p.m. newscasts. Vargas will anchor the noon alongside ... [TVSpy]

Scott Stanford Joins WPIX From Rival WNBC - Posted August 27, 2013
Scott Stanford is joining WPIX, Tribune Broadcasting's CW affiliate in New York City. Stanford will co-anchor the 5 and 10 p.m. newscasts alongside ... [TVSpy]

NBC Owned Station Group Promotes Meredith McGinn, Jeff Kurtz - Posted July 1, 2013
The NBC Owned Television Stations have promoted Meredith McGinn to senior vice president of COZI TV Network and LX.TV Productions and Jeff Kurtz t... [TVSpy]

WNBC's Tom Llamas Shifts to Reporting - Posted June 28, 2013
Tom Llamas, who joined WNBC New York from Miami's NBC6 in 2009, is moving on from the noon news telecast to take on more reporting duties. ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC's Tom Llamas Shifts to Reporting - Posted June 28, 2013
Tom Llamas, who joined WNBC New York from Miami's NBC6 in 2009, is moving on from the noon news telecast to take on more reporting duties. ... [FishbowlNY]

Rob Schmitt Joins WNBC as Noon Anchor - Posted June 27, 2013
Rob Schmitt is joining WNBC, the NBC owned station in New York City, as noon anchor and a general assignment reporter. Schmitt moves to New York after two years in Los Angeles, where he was the wee... [TVSpy]

New York City Stations Cover High-Rise Rescue at Hearst Tower - Posted June 12, 2013
New York City stations broke into afternoon programming this afternoon with dramatic pictures of two window washers stranded on a scaffolding near the top of the Hearst Tower. NBC O&O WNBC was first to report the news at 2:58 p.m., breaking into the tail end of ... [TVSpy]

KYW, WVUE Win Edward R. Murrow Awards For Overall Excellence - Posted June 12, 2013
Philadelphia CBS O&O KYW and New Orleans Fox affiliate WVUE are the 2013 recipients of RTDNA Edward R. Murrow ... [TVSpy]

WNBC's John Noel Remembered as 'Simply a Good Man' - Posted June 7, 2013
Tributes continue to come in following the death of John Noel, a veteran WNBC reporter who died of brain cancer Thursday. On ... [TVSpy]

Longtime WNBC Reporter John Noel Dies - Posted June 6, 2013
WNBC reporter John Noel has died, our sister site TVSpy reports. "Our WNBC family sends its thoughts a... [Fishbowl NY]

Longtime WNBC Reporter John Noel Dies - Posted June 6, 2013
WNBC reporter John Noel has died, our sister site TVSpy reports. "Our WNBC family sends its thoughts a... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Reporter John Noel Dies - Posted June 6, 2013
WNBC reporter John Noel has died, an NBC spokesperson confirms to TVSpy. "Our WNBC family sends its thoughts and prayers to John's family. He will be sincerely missed," the NBC owned station said in a... [TVSpy]

Michael J. Fox to Play WNBC Anchor in New NBC Comedy - Posted May 13, 2013
NBC has released the trailer for "The Michael J. Fox Show," slated to premiere this fall. Michael J. Fox plays Mike Henry, a former anchor suffering from Parkinson's disease who returns to the WNBC anchor desk (... [TVSpy]

One World Trade Center Lobbies Local Broadcasters to Come Back - Posted May 7, 2013
With the addition of the spire atop One World Trade Center, the tower's property manager looks forward to what can be for local broadcasters while remembering what was. TVNewsCheck spoke with ... [TVSpy]

Former WNBC Reporter Bob Teague Dies at 84 - Posted March 29, 2013
Bob Teague, one of New York City's first black television journalists, died Thursday of complications of T-cell lymphoma. He was 84. Teague joined NBC-owned WNBC in 1963 and worked as a pr... [TVSpy]

Walking Dead Climbs to Number One for First Time in New York - Posted March 22, 2013
AMC's Walking Dead had the rare feat--number one for the week. The horror drama actually tied for the top spot in Nielsen's New York prime time ratings with CBS' The Big Bang Theory. The shows averaged 961,000 viewers and a 4.9 rating. American Idol occupied the next two positions. There were 904,000 WNYW... [Fishbowl NY]

Walking Dead Climbs to Number One for First Time in New York - Posted March 22, 2013
AMC's Walking Dead had the rare feat--number one for the week. The horror drama actually tied for the top spot in Nielsen's New York prime time ratings with CBS' The Big Bang Theory. The shows averaged 961,000 viewers and a 4.9 rating. American Idol occupied the next two positions. There were 904,000 WNYW... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 15, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. 1. Rob Morrison Denies Report of "Comeback" Via Tell-All Book, March 11 2. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 15, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. 1. Rob Morrison Denies Report of "Comeback" Via Tell-All Book, March 11 2. ... [FishbowlNY]

NCIS Again Keeps Idol From Top of Weekly Prime Time Ratings - Posted March 14, 2013
It's possibly American Idol fatigue, but the dominance of Fox's talent showcase has been slipping this season in New York. CBS' NCIS took the top spot for the week with an estimated 1.1 million WCBS viewers and a 5.9 rating, according to Nielsen. As for Idol, the Thursd... [Fishbowl NY]

NCIS Again Keeps Idol From Top of Weekly Prime Time Ratings - Posted March 14, 2013
It's possibly American Idol fatigue, but the dominance of Fox's talent showcase has been slipping this season in New York. CBS' NCIS took the top spot for the week with an estimated 1.1 million WCBS viewers and a 5.9 rating, according to Nielsen. As for Idol, the Thursd... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 8, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. 1. Time Inc. and Meredith Talks Stall Because No One Likes Iowa, March 6 2. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 8, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. 1. Time Inc. and Meredith Talks Stall Because No One Likes Iowa, March 6 2. ... [FishbowlNY]

Domenica Davis on Her WNBC Departure - Posted March 7, 2013
Former WNBC meteorologist Domenica Davis ... [TVSpy]

NCIS Takes Weekly Top Spot; Idol Settles for Second - Posted March 7, 2013
OK, it may not be time to cue up Dylan's, The Times They Are A Changin,' but there is a change at the top. American Idol was caught by CBS drama NCIS for number one in the prime time weekly survey. It had an estimated 1.1 million WCBS viewers, while Fox's... [Fishbowl NY]

NCIS Takes Weekly Top Spot; Idol Settles for Second - Posted March 7, 2013
OK, it may not be time to cue up Dylan's, The Times They Are A Changin,' but there is a change at the top. American Idol was caught by CBS drama NCIS for number one in the prime time weekly survey. It had an estimated 1.1 million WCBS viewers, while Fox's... [FishbowlNY]

Meteorologist Domenica Davis 'Surprised How Long [She] Stayed' at WNBC - Posted March 7, 2013
[caption id="attachment_78135" align="alignright" width="250"] A view of Davis from her Twitter page.[/caption] It was a short stint, but Domenica Davis built her TV brand with two years as weekend meteorologist at WNBC. In August, FishbowlNY learned first... [Fishbowl NY]

Meteorologist Domenica Davis 'Surprised How Long [She] Stayed' at WNBC - Posted March 7, 2013
[caption id="attachment_78135" align="alignright" width="250"] A view of Davis from her Twitter page.[/caption] It was a short stint, but Domenica Davis built her TV brand with two years as weekend meteorologist at WNBC. In August, FishbowlNY learned first... [FishbowlNY]

Don Pardo Reportedly Sidelined From SNL Announcing With Broken Hip - Posted March 4, 2013
Don Pardo, the legendary NBC staff announcer, has been the Saturday Night Live voice for every season except one, since its debut in 1975. So when Pardo, who turned 95 on February 22, is absent from the show, it's news. He mis... [Fishbowl NY]

Don Pardo Reportedly Sidelined From SNL Announcing With Broken Hip - Posted March 4, 2013
Don Pardo, the legendary NBC staff announcer, has been the Saturday Night Live voice for every season except one, since its debut in 1975. So when Pardo, who turned 95 on February 22, is absent from the show, it's news. He mis... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC's Scott Stanford Makes News Anchoring Debut - Posted March 4, 2013
Sportscasters have occasionally been seen handling news anchoring. In the last several years, you could see former WNBC sports anchor Len Berman taking part in the news portion of Live at Five. His former colleague ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC's Scott Stanford Makes News Anchoring Debut - Posted March 4, 2013
Sportscasters have occasionally been seen handling news anchoring. In the last several years, you could see former WNBC sports anchor Len Berman taking part in the news portion of Live at Five. His former colleague ... [FishbowlNY]

WABC Claims February Sweeps Victory - Posted March 1, 2013
WABC/Channel 7 heads into March following a successful February sweeps period. The station won early and late, starting with Eyewitness News This Morning and ending with the 11 p.m. newscast. In every daypart, WABC was tops among households and the all-important adults 25 to 54 demographic. The ... [Fishbowl NY]

WABC Claims February Sweeps Victory - Posted March 1, 2013
WABC/Channel 7 heads into March following a successful February sweeps period. The station won early and late, starting with Eyewitness News This Morning and ending with the 11 p.m. newscast. In every daypart, WABC was tops among households and the all-important adults 25 to 54 demographic. The ... [FishbowlNY]

A 'Good Day' For WNYW: Morning Newscast Beats 'Today' Among Younger Viewers - Posted February 28, 2013
Newly-reunited co-anchors ... [TVSpy]

Oscar Night Gives Golden Week to WABC - Posted February 28, 2013
[caption id="attachment_77582" align="alignleft" width="250"] insidemovies.ew.com[/caption] As the sweeps period ends today, WABC/Channel 7 had an easy win leading up to the February ratings block. The prime time figures were released today and WABC/Channel 7 rode the Oscars to victory. Although the approximately thre... [Fishbowl NY]

Oscar Night Gives Golden Week to WABC - Posted February 28, 2013
[caption id="attachment_77582" align="alignleft" width="250"] insidemovies.ew.com[/caption] As the sweeps period ends today, WABC/Channel 7 had an easy win leading up to the February ratings block. The prime time figures were released today and WABC/Channel 7 rode the Oscars to victory. Although the approximately thre... [FishbowlNY]

Reporters to Converge on Vatican City for Election of New Pope - Posted February 26, 2013
Pope Benedict made the unprecedented decision to retire. It's the first time since 1415 that a pope has resigned. It's a busy time at the Vatican. Benedict will make his final appearance was pope Thursday, before the conclave of cardinals pick his successor. With the even the slightest hint that New York's... [Fishbowl NY]

Reporters to Converge on Vatican City for Election of New Pope - Posted February 26, 2013
Pope Benedict made the unprecedented decision to retire. It's the first time since 1415 that a pope has resigned. It's a busy time at the Vatican. Benedict will make his final appearance was pope Thursday, before the conclave of cardinals pick his successor. With the even the slightest hint that New York's... [FishbowlNY]

American Idol is Back on Top of Weekly Ratings - Posted February 22, 2013
[caption id="attachment_77131" align="alignright" width="256"] The 2013 version of Idol/people.com[/caption] The Super Bowl and Grammys are long over. The Oscars are coming up this weekend. So, for now, it's back to "normal" atop the weekly prime time ratings. Fox's American Idol led the way with the top two programs... [Fishbowl NY]

American Idol is Back on Top of Weekly Ratings - Posted February 22, 2013
[caption id="attachment_77131" align="alignright" width="256"] The 2013 version of Idol/people.com[/caption] The Super Bowl and Grammys are long over. The Oscars are coming up this weekend. So, for now, it's back to "normal" atop the weekly prime time ratings. Fox's American Idol led the way with the top two programs... [FishbowlNY]

NBC May Be Poised to Finish Fifth, But WNBC is 'Staying the Course' with Prime Time Lead-In - Posted February 22, 2013
The February sweeps period, which helps determine ad rates for local stations, ends next week. But reports already show a dubious distinction for NBC. For the first time in its history, Comcast's newest property will be dead last. Actually to clarify, that's not third place among the "Big Three" networks, or... [Fishbowl NY]

NBC May Be Poised to Finish Fifth, But WNBC is 'Staying the Course' with Prime Time Lead-In - Posted February 22, 2013
The February sweeps period, which helps determine ad rates for local stations, ends next week. But reports already show a dubious distinction for NBC. For the first time in its history, Comcast's newest property will be dead last. Actually to clarify, that's not third place among the "Big Three" networks, or... [FishbowlNY]

WCBS-TV Anchor Rob Morrison Arrested for Allegedly Choking His Wife - Posted February 18, 2013
Channel 2 morning co-anchor Rob Morrison is headed to Stamford Superior Court tomorrow. Morrison was arrested by Darien, Connecticut police Sunday morning. According to the police report that FishbowlNY obtained, Morrison choked his wife, CBS Mon... [FishbowlLA]

WCBS-TV Anchor Rob Morrison Arrested for Allegedly Choking His Wife - Posted February 18, 2013
Channel 2 morning co-anchor Rob Morrison is headed to Stamford Superior Court tomorrow. Morrison was arrested by Darien, Connecticut police Sunday morning. According to the police report that FishbowlNY obtained, Morrison choked his wife, CBS Mon... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS-TV Anchor Rob Morrison Arrested for Allegedly Choking His Wife - Posted February 18, 2013
Channel 2 morning co-anchor Rob Morrison is headed to Stamford Superior Court tomorrow. Morrison was arrested by Darien, Connecticut police Sunday morning. According to the police report that FishbowlNY obtained, Morrison choked his wife, CBS Mon... [FishbowlNY]

(VIDEO) Hot 97's Rosenberg Sorry if Nicki Minaj 'Felt Bad' About His Summer Jam Comments - Posted February 15, 2013
Many people got acquainted with Peter Rosenberg, one part of the Cipha Sounds and Rosenberg Hot 97/WQHT morning show, after a ... [Fishbowl NY]

(VIDEO) Hot 97's Rosenberg Sorry if Nicki Minaj 'Felt Bad' About His Summer Jam Comments - Posted February 15, 2013
Many people got acquainted with Peter Rosenberg, one part of the Cipha Sounds and Rosenberg Hot 97/WQHT morning show, after a ... [FishbowlNY]

Grammy Awards Give WCBS Another Week to Shine - Posted February 14, 2013
Call it a "one-two punch." WCBS/Channel 2 took the top weekly honors from the annual Grammy Awards Sunday night. The telecast (one week after CBS' telecast of the Super Bowl) had an estimated 2.8 million viewers and a 14.6 rating, according to Nielsen. In all, seven CBS... [FishbowlLA]

Stations Begin Storm Mode as Blizzard Closes In - Posted February 8, 2013
Let the hunkering begin! With a blizzard warning blanketing New York, area stations are treating the impending storm with necessary seriousness. This afternoon, ahead of the snow, WCBS started its wall-to-wall coverage. Anchors Maurice... [Fishbowl NY]

Stations Begin Storm Mode as Blizzard Closes In - Posted February 8, 2013
Let the hunkering begin! With a blizzard warning blanketing New York, area stations are treating the impending storm with necessary seriousness. This afternoon, ahead of the snow, WCBS started its wall-to-wall coverage. Anchors Maurice... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted February 8, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Sue Simmons Gives Rare, Candid Interview, February 4 ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted February 8, 2013
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Sue Simmons Gives Rare, Candid Interview, February 4 ... [FishbowlNY]

MSG Network Tops the List with 2013 Emmy Nominations - Posted February 6, 2013
[caption id="attachment_75932" align="alignleft" width="300"] Looking to add to their totals: WCBS colleagues Lonnie Quinn and Chris Wragge show off Emmy gold at 2012 event[/caption] Award season is in full swing! It culminates with the Oscars later this month. But not so fast. The New York Emmy Awards announced its n... [Fishbowl NY]

MSG Network Tops the List with 2013 Emmy Nominations - Posted February 6, 2013
[caption id="attachment_75932" align="alignleft" width="300"] Looking to add to their totals: WCBS colleagues Lonnie Quinn and Chris Wragge show off Emmy gold at 2012 event[/caption] Award season is in full swing! It culminates with the Oscars later this month. But not so fast. The New York Emmy Awards announced its n... [FishbowlNY]

Reporter Ann Mercogliano Joins WPIX on Freelance Basis - Posted February 5, 2013
Quietly reporter Ann Mercogliano exited WCBS and sister station WLNY last month. A two-time winner of the FishbowlNY year-end "... [Fishbowl NY]

Reporter Ann Mercogliano Joins WPIX on Freelance Basis - Posted February 5, 2013
Quietly reporter Ann Mercogliano exited WCBS and sister station WLNY last month. A two-time winner of the FishbowlNY year-end "... [FishbowlNY]

Michael J. Fox: WNBC Reporter? - Posted February 5, 2013
Michael J. Fox's new NBC sitcom has officially started shooting in New York City, and from the looks of things, Fox will be playing a ... [TVSpy]

McDonalds Holds Annual Black Media Legends Gala - Posted February 4, 2013
As the calendar flipped to February, it became Black History Month. For the annual honor, the tri-state McDonalds restaurants select Black Media Legends and Trailblazers. Each year they are showcased on the place mats of customers' trays. This year, the lunchtime event moved from the Waldorf Astoria to the Plaza H... [Fishbowl NY]

McDonalds Holds Annual Black Media Legends Gala - Posted February 4, 2013
As the calendar flipped to February, it became Black History Month. For the annual honor, the tri-state McDonalds restaurants select Black Media Legends and Trailblazers. Each year they are showcased on the place mats of customers' trays. This year, the lunchtime event moved from the Waldorf Astoria to the Plaza H... [FishbowlNY]

Sue Simmons on 'Nightmare' WNBC Departure - Posted February 4, 2013
Eight months after her final newscast at WNBC, Sue Simmon... [TVSpy]

Sue Simmons, Candid in Rare Interview, 'Came Within Two Weeks of Being in a Wheelchair' - Posted February 4, 2013
There are broadcasting legends, and there is Sue Simmons. FishbowlNY caught up with the iconic anchorwoman for a rare one-on-one interview, as she was being named a Black Media Legend at the Plaza Hotel Friday. Simmons left WNBC in June after more than t... [Fishbowl NY]

Sue Simmons, Candid in Rare Interview, 'Came Within Two Weeks of Being in a Wheelchair' - Posted February 4, 2013
There are broadcasting legends, and there is Sue Simmons. FishbowlNY caught up with the iconic anchorwoman for a rare one-on-one interview, as she was being named a Black Media Legend at the Plaza Hotel Friday. Simmons left WNBC in June after more than t... [FishbowlNY]

Sue Simmons, Candid in Rare Interview, 'Came Within Two Weeks of Being in a Wheelchair' - Posted February 4, 2013
There are broadcasting legends, and there is Sue Simmons. FishbowlNY caught up with the iconic anchorwoman for a rare one-on-one interview, as she was being named a Black Media Legend at the Plaza Hotel by McDonalds Friday. Simmons left WNBC in June afte... [FishbowlLA]

Memories of Longtime Media Favorite, Mayor Ed Koch - Posted February 4, 2013
His style was brash and it was all New York! Edward Irving Koch is being laid to rest today. He died Friday at age 88 of congestive heart failure. Koch, a three-term mayor from 1978 to 1989, was a friend to the media, always good for a quote. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Memories of Longtime Media Favorite, Mayor Ed Koch - Posted February 4, 2013
His style was brash and it was all New York! Edward Irving Koch is being laid to rest today. He died Friday at age 88 of congestive heart failure. Koch, a three-term mayor from 1978 to 1989, was a friend to the media, always good for a quote. ... [FishbowlNY]

American Idol Returns and Brings Winning Ratings to WNYW - Posted January 31, 2013
The 11th season of American Idol is showing renewed life after subtracting judges Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler, and adding Mariah Carey, Keith Urban, and Nikki Minaj. The show's only carryover is Randy Jackson and host ... [Fishbowl NY]

American Idol Returns and Brings Winning Ratings to WNYW - Posted January 31, 2013
The 11th season of American Idol is showing renewed life after subtracting judges Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler, and adding Mariah Carey, Keith Urban, and Nikki Minaj. The show's only carryover is Randy Jackson and host ... [FishbowlNY]

Flashback: Pre-teen David Ushery Interviews Walter Cronkite on WFSB - Posted January 28, 2013
Hartford CBS affiliate WFSB took a trip down memor... [TVSpy]

WNBC's Chuck Scarborough Makes Cameo on CBS This Morning - Posted January 23, 2013
It was only seconds of his voice, but the "rock" of 30 Rock, Chuck Scarborough, was heard on CBS This Morning in their "Eye Opener" segment. It may not have meant much to those in Dubuque, but here the six-second audio clip was ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC's Chuck Scarborough Makes Cameo on CBS This Morning - Posted January 23, 2013
It was only seconds of his voice, but the "rock" of 30 Rock, Chuck Scarborough, was heard on CBS This Morning in their "Eye Opener" segment. It may not have meant much to those in Dubuque, but here the six-second audio clip was ... [FishbowlNY]

New York Outlets Poised to Cover Second Obama Inauguration - Posted January 18, 2013
[caption id="attachment_74634" align="alignleft" width="259"] 2009 swearing in for President Obama (with First Lady Michelle).[/caption] While the historic magnitude of 2009 is not present this time, everyone still likes a good inauguration. As is dictated by the Constitution, President Obama will take the Oath of Office on Jan... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Outlets Poised to Cover Second Obama Inauguration - Posted January 18, 2013
[caption id="attachment_74634" align="alignleft" width="259"] 2009 swearing in for President Obama (with First Lady Michelle).[/caption] While the historic magnitude of 2009 is not present this time, everyone still likes a good inauguration. As is dictated by the Constitution, President Obama will take the Oath of Office on Jan... [FishbowlNY]

WCBS-TV Reporter Carolyn Gusoff Tells Story of Horrific Long Island Kidnapping 20 Years Later - Posted January 17, 2013
It was a sensationalized story that captivated the nation and it happened in our backyard. Katie Beers was 10-year-old in late 1992 when a family acquaintance abducted her from his Bay Shore, New York home. For more than two weeks, Beers was chained in nothing more than a coffin size box. ... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS-TV Reporter Carolyn Gusoff Tells Story of Horrific Long Island Kidnapping 20 Years Later - Posted January 17, 2013
It was a sensationalized story that captivated the nation and it happened in our backyard. Katie Beers was 10-year-old in late 1992 when a family acquaintance abducted her from his Bay Shore, New York home. For more than two weeks, Beers was chained in nothing more than a coffin size box. ... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC's Bruce Beck Wins Sixth Straight Sportscaster of the Year Award - Posted January 15, 2013
WNBC sports anchor Bruce Beck has been named New York State Sportscaster of the Year for the sixth year running. "We strive for [consistency] in our field -- just like the athletes we cover," Beck ... [TVSpy]

Sue Simmons is Part of Black Media Legends Class of 2013 - Posted January 15, 2013
For the 12th year, McDonalds is honoring Black History Month with its Black Media Legends and Trailblazers ceremony. The standout among the 18 names is recently retired WNBC anchor Sue Simmons. The iconic anchor spent 32 years at Channel ... [Fishbowl NY]

Sue Simmons is Part of Black Media Legends Class of 2013 - Posted January 15, 2013
For the 12th year, McDonalds is honoring Black History Month with its Black Media Legends and Trailblazers ceremony. The standout among the 18 names is recently retired WNBC anchor Sue Simmons. The iconic anchor spent 32 years at Channel ... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC's Bruce Beck Nails Sixth Straight New York Sportscaster of the Year Award - Posted January 15, 2013
Think of the New York Yankees of the 1940s and 1950, or to a lesser degree the Joe Torre era of the late 1990s. All the teams did was win. Well, Bruce Beck has become a local TV news dynasty. For the sixth consecutive year, the WNBC ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC's Bruce Beck Nails Sixth Straight New York Sportscaster of the Year Award - Posted January 15, 2013
Think of the New York Yankees of the 1940s and 1950, or to a lesser degree the Joe Torre era of the late 1990s. All the teams did was win. Well, Bruce Beck has become a local TV news dynasty. For the sixth consecutive year, the WNBC ... [FishbowlNY]

Playoff Football Outscores Rockin' Eve for Ratings Supremacy - Posted January 10, 2013
The first rating survey of 2013 continues highlights the continuing popularity of the NFL. No Jets or Giants in the playoffs, but the Wild Card action still won the week. Fox had the top spot for its playoff match Sunday evening between Seattle and Washington. The game had an estimated 2.1... [Fishbowl NY]

Playoff Football Outscores Rockin' Eve for Ratings Supremacy - Posted January 10, 2013
The first rating survey of 2013 continues highlights the continuing popularity of the NFL. No Jets or Giants in the playoffs, but the Wild Card action still won the week. Fox had the top spot for its playoff match Sunday evening between Seattle and Washington. The game had an estimated 2.1... [FishbowlNY]

Playoff Football Outscores Rockin' Eve for Ratings Supremacy - Posted January 10, 2013
The first rating survey of 2013 continues to highlight the popularity of the NFL. No Jets or Giants in the playoffs, but the Wild Card action still won the week. Fox had the top spot for its playoff match Sunday evening between Seattle and Washington. The game had an estimated 2.1... [FishbowlLA]

No Expanding Weekend for WCBS; WNBC Joins WABC with Longer Sunday Nights - Posted January 10, 2013
The world of local news is a copy cat industry. That's not breaking news. Watch most nights, in turning from one newscast to the other, and there is a good chance you'll see the same story selection throughout. Now, those creative folks are at it again! WABC/Channel 7 was first to expand its... [Fishbowl NY]

No Expanding Weekend for WCBS; WNBC Joins WABC with Longer Sunday Nights - Posted January 10, 2013
The world of local news is a copy cat industry. That's not breaking news. Watch most nights, in turning from one newscast to the other, and there is a good chance you'll see the same story selection throughout. Now, those creative folks are at it again! WABC/Channel 7 was first to expand its... [FishbowlNY]

NYC Stations Cover Manhattan Ferry Accident - Posted January 9, 2013
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WPIX Sees Strong Gains in Morning and Evening Newscasts for 2012 - Posted January 9, 2013
The numbers don't lie! WPIX enjoyed a successful 2012. In year-to-year figures released by the Tribune-owned company, Channel 11 bested its rivals at WNYW an... [Fishbowl NY]

WPIX Sees Strong Gains in Morning and Evening Newscasts for 2012 - Posted January 9, 2013
The numbers don't lie! WPIX enjoyed a successful 2012. In year-to-year figures released by the Tribune-owned company, Channel 11 bested its rivals at WNYW an... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Expands Sunday Evening Newscast - Posted January 7, 2013
WNBC, the NBC owned station in New York City, has expanded its 11 p.m. newscast to a full hour on Sundays. The expanded broadcast debuted Sunday. A spokesperson for the station said weekend anchors David Ushery and ... [TVSpy]

Stations Converge on Newtown to Cover Solemn Weekend - Posted December 17, 2012
Yet another mass murder...this time in Newtown, Connecticut. The deranged man opened fire in an elementary school killing 20 youngsters, all shy of their eighth birthday. Seven adults were also gunned down, including the shooter's mother. The rampage is the second deadliest school shooting in U.S. history, behind ... [Fishbowl NY]

Stations Converge on Newtown to Cover Solemn Weekend - Posted December 17, 2012
Yet another mass murder...this time in Newtown, Connecticut. The deranged man opened fire in an elementary school killing 20 youngsters, all shy of their eighth birthday. Seven adults were also gunned down, including the shooter's mother. The rampage is the second deadliest school shooting in U.S. history, behind ... [FishbowlNY]

Gearing Up for 3rd Annual Barmash Awards with Reader's Choice Vote - Posted December 14, 2012
We're putting the final touches on the Barmash Awards, spotlighting the best TV news personalities in New York. Once again you can take part with our Reader's Choice poll question. This year's Barmash Awards Reader's Choice poll asks: Who is the best nighttime anchor team? You can see after the jump, there are... [Fishbowl NY]

Gearing Up for 3rd Annual Barmash Awards with Reader's Choice Vote - Posted December 14, 2012
We're putting the final touches on the Barmash Awards, spotlighting the best TV news personalities in New York. Once again you can take part with our Reader's Choice poll question. This year's Barmash Awards Reader's Choice poll asks: Who is the best nighttime anchor team? You can see after the jump, there are... [FishbowlNY]

Giants Run Roughshod Wins Weekly Ratings - Posted December 14, 2012
As the Giants position themselves for another Super Bowl run, a rout of the Saints proved to be a ratings winner Sunday. The Fox game was tops for the week with an estimated 2.2 million WNYW viewers and a 11.4 rating, according to Nielsen. Fox's post-game, wrap-up show The OT kept enough... [FishbowlLA]

Dancing Edges Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting as Most Watched Prime Time Show - Posted December 7, 2012
Holiday regalia is full steam ahead! Office parties are the norm. And another seasonal mainstay is NBC's tradition of the Christmas tree lightning at home base--Rockefeller Plaza. The holiday favorite brought throngs in the Christmas spirit to Midtown, and millions to their seats. The show tied for second, according to Niel... [Fishbowl NY]

Dancing Edges Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting as Most Watched Prime Time Show - Posted December 7, 2012
Holiday regalia is full steam ahead! Office parties are the norm. And another seasonal mainstay is NBC's tradition of the Christmas tree lightning at home base--Rockefeller Plaza. The holiday favorite brought throngs in the Christmas spirit to Midtown, and millions to their seats. The show tied for second, according to Niel... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Reporter Spends the Night in Breezy Point Neighborhood Still Without Power, Heat After Sandy - Posted November 30, 2012
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Lohan Arrest Dominates NYC's Morning Newscasts - Posted November 29, 2012
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Oops: WABC Accidentally Airs Parts of WNBC Newscast - Posted November 8, 2012
During his weather forecast at the top of the 4 a.m. newscast Monday morning, WABC meteorologist Bill Evans did a double take at what was airing in one of the screens behind him (a... [TVSpy]

WNBC's Michael Gargiulo Reports From Fire-Ravaged Breezy Point: 'I just could not brace myself for what I encountered here' - Posted November 1, 2012
Michael Gargiulo stepped away from the WNBC anchor desk on Wednesday to visit Breezy Point, a beachfront area of Queens that was devastated during ... [TVSpy]

NYC Stations Return to Regular Programming After Extended Coverage of Hurricane Sandy - Posted October 31, 2012
Stations in New York City have partially returned to regular programming today after several days of breaking news coverage of Hurricane Sandy. The five major local stations in New York City -- ABC O&O WABC, NBC O&O WNBC, CBS O&O WCBS, Fox O&O WNYW a... [TVSpy]

Hurricane Winds Cause Crane Collapse in NYC - Posted October 29, 2012
Hurricane Sandy is approaching the Tri-State area at this hour, and the high winds are already wreaking havoc on New York City. Shortly before 3pmET, stations reported on a cra... [TVSpy]

For WNBC's Checky Beckford, a Memorable Debut - Posted October 29, 2012
WNBC's newest general assignment reporter, Checky Beckford, is having a memora... [TVSpy]

East Coast Stations Deliver Extended Hurricane Coverage as Sandy Marches On - Posted October 29, 2012
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WCBS Brings in "A" Team for Hurricane Sandy Coverage - Posted October 28, 2012
Hurricane Sandy is churning in the Atlantic, and approaching New York. Preparations for the serious storm have caused the area TV stations to cover the impending destruction. Most of the city stations took Mayor Bloomberg's briefings live and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's comments. WCBS/Channel 2 lef... [FishbowlLA]

WCBS Brings in "A" Team for Hurricane Sandy Coverage - Posted October 28, 2012
Hurricane Sandy is churning in the Atlantic, and approaching New York. Preparations for the serious storm have caused the area TV stations to cover the impending destruction. Most of the city stations took Mayor Bloomberg's briefings live and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's comments. WCBS/Channel 2 lef... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS Brings in "A" Team for Hurricane Sandy Coverage - Posted October 28, 2012
Hurricane Sandy is churning in the Atlantic, and approaching New York. Preparations for the serious storm have caused the area TV stations to cover the impending destruction. Most of the city stations took Mayor Bloomberg's briefings live and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's comments. WCBS/Channel 2 lef... [FishbowlNY]

Struggling Jets Topple the Weekly Ratings, Not the Patriots - Posted October 25, 2012
It took overtime before the New England Patriots bested their AFC East rivals, 29-26. Despite the New York Jets loss, the game got the highest prime time rating for the week. An estimated 2 million fans were tuned to WCBS, with a 10.2 rating, according to Nielsen. The extended NFL covera... [Fishbowl NY]

Struggling Jets Topple the Weekly Ratings, Not the Patriots - Posted October 25, 2012
It took overtime before the New England Patriots bested their AFC East rivals, 29-26. Despite the New York Jets loss, the game got the highest prime time rating for the week. An estimated 2 million fans were tuned to WCBS, with a 10.2 rating, according to Nielsen. The extended NFL covera... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Assistant News Director Wins Influential Latino Award - Posted October 17, 2012
WNBC assistant news director Ozzie Martinez received the annual "EL Award" from El Diario La Prensa. Martinez was selected as one of the most successful and influential Latinos in corporate, business, entertainment, sports and community are... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Assistant News Director Wins Influential Latino Award - Posted October 17, 2012
WNBC assistant news director Ozzie Martinez received the annual "EL Award" from El Diario La Prensa. Martinez was selected as one of the most successful and influential Latinos in corporate, business, entertainment, sports and community are... [FishbowlNY]

60 Minutes Secures Weekly Ratings Top Spot - Posted October 11, 2012
CBS' 60 Minutes found its way to the top of the prime time list in New York, for the week ending October 7. The magazine, on the air since 1968, had an estimated 1.3 million viewers and a 6.9 rating, according to Nielsen. 60 Minutes followed the Broncos and Patriots gam... [Fishbowl NY]

60 Minutes Secures Weekly Ratings Top Spot - Posted October 11, 2012
CBS' 60 Minutes found its way to the top of the prime time list in New York, for the week ending October 7. The magazine, on the air since 1968, had an estimated 1.3 million viewers and a 6.9 rating, according to Nielsen. 60 Minutes followed the Broncos and Patriots gam... [FishbowlNY]

Giants' Sunday Night Loss Tops Weekly Prime Time Ratings - Posted October 4, 2012
The New York Giants played a tight game with their AFC East rival Philadelphia Eagles Sunday night. It was a late field goal that did in the G-Men, 19-17. However, it was some winning of a different sort--in the ratings. NBC's Sunday Night Football was the highest-rated program in N... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants' Sunday Night Loss Tops Weekly Prime Time Ratings - Posted October 4, 2012
The New York Giants played a tight game with their AFC East rival Philadelphia Eagles Sunday night. It was a late field goal that did in the G-Men, 19-17. However, it was some winning of a different sort--in the ratings. NBC's Sunday Night Football was the highest-rated program in N... [FishbowlNY]

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 ... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

WNYW, WCBS to Share Helicopter in New York City - Posted October 1, 2012
The CBS and Fox stations in New York City are teaming up to share aerial coverage. Effective today, WCBS and WNYW have entered into an agreement to share a helicopter in the nation's top DMA, TVSpy has con... [TVSpy]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted September 28, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Mike Francesa and WBLS Are Marconi Award Winners, September 21 ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted September 28, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Mike Francesa and WBLS Are Marconi Award Winners, September 21 ... [FishbowlNY]

Maria Sansone Named Morning Co-Anchor at KTTV - Posted September 27, 2012
Maria Sansone has been named co-anchor of "Good Day LA," the morning newscast on Los Angeles Fox O&O KTTV. Sansone moves to Los Angeles from New York City, where she was most recently a f... [TVSpy]

Sue Simmons Returns to TV as Law & Order Reporter - Posted September 27, 2012
Her long-awaited TV news return was professional, albeit fictitious, but her casting was perfect! Sue Simmons made her first television appearance since her divorce from WNBC in June. The anchor with ... [Fishbowl NY]

Sue Simmons Returns to TV as Law & Order Reporter - Posted September 27, 2012
Her long-awaited TV news return was professional, albeit fictitious, but her casting was perfect! Sue Simmons made her first television appearance since her divorce from WNBC in June. The anchor with ... [FishbowlNY]

Emmys Win the Week; X Factor Edges The Voice - Posted September 27, 2012
Television's biggest night was a ratings winner! The Emmy Awards, broadcast on ABC, was the number one prime time show in New York for the week ending September 23. The event, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, had an estimated 1.3 million WABC... [Fishbowl NY]

Emmys Win the Week; X Factor Edges The Voice - Posted September 27, 2012
Television's biggest night was a ratings winner! The Emmy Awards, broadcast on ABC, was the number one prime time show in New York for the week ending September 23. The event, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, had an estimated 1.3 million WABC... [FishbowlNY]

Sue Simmons in First Interview Since Leaving WNBC: 'I Cried Every Day' - Posted September 26, 2012
Joy Behar lined up an exclusive interview with exiled former WNBC anchor Sue Simmons. In the interview that aired last night on Current TV's Joy Behar: Say ... [Fishbowl NY]

Sue Simmons in First Interview Since Leaving WNBC: 'I Cried Every Day' - Posted September 26, 2012
Joy Behar lined up an exclusive interview with exiled former WNBC anchor Sue Simmons. In the interview that aired last night on Current TV's Joy Behar: Say ... [FishbowlNY]

Sue Simmons On Being Let Go From WNBC: 'I cried every day' - Posted September 25, 2012
Just three months after her departure from WNBC, ... [TVSpy]

Sue Simmons On Being Let Go From WNBC: 'I cried every day' - Posted September 25, 2012
Just three months after her departure from WNBC, ... [SocialTimes.com]

New York Jets Lose to the Steelers, But Win the Ratings Week - Posted September 20, 2012
Despite losing to the Steelers Sunday night, 27-10, at Heinz Field, enough Jets (and Steeler) fans tuned in to catapult to the top spot in the weekly prime time ratings. The game, broadcast by CBS, reeled in a 1.8 million fans on Channel 2 with a 9.1 rating, according to Nielsen. Thanks... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Jets Lose to the Steelers, But Win the Ratings Week - Posted September 20, 2012
Despite losing to the Steelers Sunday night, 27-10, at Heinz Field, enough Jets (and Steeler) fans tuned in to catapult to the top spot in the weekly prime time ratings. The game, broadcast by CBS, reeled in a 1.8 million fans on Channel 2 with a 9.1 rating, according to Nielsen. Thanks... [FishbowlNY]

Giants' Season Opener Wins in Ratings, But Not On the Field - Posted September 12, 2012
It was a rare Wednesday night in the NFL. The season opener was switched to accommodate a national audience for President Obama's Democratic National Convention acceptance speech. The Giants began defense of their latest Super Bowl triumph, hosting the Cowboys. Although the G-Men fell short, 24-17, the NBC kickoff special was th... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants' Season Opener Wins in Ratings, But Not On the Field - Posted September 12, 2012
It was a rare Wednesday night in the NFL. The season opener was switched to accommodate a national audience for President Obama's Democratic National Convention acceptance speech. The Giants began defense of their latest Super Bowl triumph, hosting the Cowboys. Although the G-Men fell short, 24-17, the NBC kickoff special was th... [FishbowlNY]

Report: Local Newscasts Outpace Cable Networks in New York - Posted September 12, 2012
Viewers would rather get their news from local anchors in New York than the cable news networks, a report by trade association TVB indicates. The report says New York's early and late evening newscasts combined to outdraw the five highest-rated cable networks by 18 percent. The data is conclusive in highlighting the enor... [Fishbowl NY]

Report: Local Newscasts Outpace Cable Networks in New York - Posted September 12, 2012
Viewers would rather get their news from local anchors in New York than the cable news networks, a report by trade association TVB indicates. The report says New York's early and late evening newscasts combined to outdraw the five highest-rated cable networks by 18 percent. The data is conclusive in highlighting the enor... [FishbowlNY]

Remembering Victims of 9/11, 11 Years Later - Posted September 11, 2012
We mark time as another year has elapsed since the 9/11 attacks. The 11th anniversary features the now-traditional, if not emotional, "reading of the names" of victim's families at the World Trade Center. This is only the second time since 2001 that September 11 falls on a Tuesday. If last year's 10th... [Fishbowl NY]

Remembering Victims of 9/11, 11 Years Later - Posted September 11, 2012
We mark time as another year has elapsed since the 9/11 attacks. The 11th anniversary features the now-traditional, if not emotional, "reading of the names" of victim's families at the World Trade Center. This is only the second time since 2001 that September 11 falls on a Tuesday. If last year's 10th... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted August 31, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. New York Times reporter Leaks Maureen Dowd Column to CIA, August 28 ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted August 31, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. New York Times reporter Leaks Maureen Dowd Column to CIA, August 28 ... [FishbowlNY]

Jets Sunday Night Preseason Loss Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted August 29, 2012
America got its first look at Tim Tebow in action for the Jets Sunday night. Curiosity also got the best of New Yorkers, making the NBC game, with Al Michaels and ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jets Sunday Night Preseason Loss Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted August 29, 2012
America got its first look at Tim Tebow in action for the Jets Sunday night. Curiosity also got the best of New Yorkers, making the NBC game, with Al Michaels and ... [FishbowlNY]

New York Reporters Hunker Down in New Orleans for Hurricane Isaac - Posted August 29, 2012
Seven years ago today, after nearly being swallowed up by Hurricane Katrina, the New Orleans area is being assaulted by Hurricane Isaac and New York reporters are on the scene. WNBC/Chan... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Reporters Hunker Down in New Orleans for Hurricane Isaac - Posted August 29, 2012
Seven years ago today, after nearly being swallowed up by Hurricane Katrina, the New Orleans area is being assaulted by Hurricane Isaac and New York reporters are on the scene. WNBC/Chan... [FishbowlNY]

Taking a Tour of New WABC/Channel 7 Studios - Posted August 28, 2012
[caption id="attachment_67031" align="alignleft" width="300"] View from the anchor desk[/caption] It's closing in on a year since WABC/Channel 7 moved to new studios at the other side of its Upper West Side building. FishbowlNY was granted access recently to tour the operation with video and photos. Regular viewers ... [Fishbowl NY]

Taking a Tour of New WABC/Channel 7 Studios - Posted August 28, 2012
[caption id="attachment_67031" align="alignleft" width="300"] View from the anchor desk[/caption] It's closing in on a year since WABC/Channel 7 moved to new studios at the other side of its Upper West Side building. FishbowlNY was granted access recently to tour the operation with video and photos. Regular viewers ... [FishbowlNY]

LeVar Burton: 'You didn't come to New York without sitting down with Sue Simmons' - Posted August 27, 2012
Another accomplishment beloved broadcaster Sue Simmons can add to her resume? Being indirectly responsible for getting LeVar Burton his hosting gig at Reading Rainbow. In our latest ... [FishbowlLA]

LeVar Burton: 'You didn't come to New York without sitting down with Sue Simmons' - Posted August 27, 2012
Another accomplishment beloved broadcaster Sue Simmons can add to her resume? Being indirectly responsible for getting LeVar Burton his hosting gig at Reading Rainbow. In our latest ... [Fishbowl NY]

LeVar Burton: 'You didn't come to New York without sitting down with Sue Simmons' - Posted August 27, 2012
Another accomplishment beloved broadcaster Sue Simmons can add to her resume? Being indirectly responsible for getting LeVar Burton his hosting gig at Reading Rainbow. In our latest ... [FishbowlNY]

New York Live Makes Another Programming Switch to 12:30 P.M.; Jane Hanson to Exit Show Friday - Posted August 27, 2012
New York Live and its predecessor LX New York have made more changes on the WNBC schedule than a game of three card monte. The latest switcheroo may be a surprise to many. As we reported in March, WNBC announced that New York Live would be ... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Live Makes Another Programming Switch to 12:30 P.M.; Jane Hanson to Exit Show Friday - Posted August 27, 2012
New York Live and its predecessor LX New York have made more changes on the WNBC schedule than a game of three card monte. The latest switcheroo may be a surprise to many. As we reported in March, WNBC announced that New York Live would be ... [FishbowlNY]

Domenica Davis Out, Steve Villanueva In at WNBC - Posted August 24, 2012
Changes are coming to the weekend newscasts at New York City O&O WNBC. Meteorologist Domenica Davis is being replaced by ... [SocialTimes.com]

Weekend Weathercaster Domenica Davis Out at WNBC; Steve Villaneuva Bolts WPIX to Fill Slot - Posted August 24, 2012
Domenica Davis is being replaced at WNBC. FishbowlNY has learned that the weekend weather anchor has been bounced in favor of WPIX morning traffic reporter, ... [FishbowlLA]

Several Shot Near NYC's Empire State Building - Posted August 24, 2012
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Stations Make Plans as Republicans and Democrats Get Ready to Nominate at National Conventions - Posted August 23, 2012
[caption id="attachment_66746" align="alignleft" width="275"] Obama and Biden accept the Democratic nomination in 2008[/caption] The battle between Mitt Romney and President Obama moves to the convention floor next week for the nominating process, and TV and radio stations are ready for extra coverage of the key ... [FishbowlLA]

Stations Make Plans as Republicans and Democrats Get Ready to Nominate at National Conventions - Posted August 23, 2012
[caption id="attachment_66746" align="alignleft" width="275"] Obama and Biden accept the Democratic nomination in 2008[/caption] The battle between Mitt Romney and President Obama moves to the convention floor next week for the nominating process, and TV and radio stations are ready for extra coverage of the key ... [Fishbowl NY]

Stations Make Plans as Republicans and Democrats Get Ready to Nominate at National Conventions - Posted August 23, 2012
[caption id="attachment_66746" align="alignleft" width="275"] Obama and Biden accept the Democratic nomination in 2008[/caption] The battle between Mitt Romney and President Obama moves to the convention floor next week for the nominating process, and TV and radio stations are ready for extra coverage of the key ... [FishbowlNY]

Jets/Giants Preseason Lifts WCBS to Top of Weekly Ratings - Posted August 22, 2012
The Jets and Giants exhibition tilt was still must see TV. The Saturday night matchup on WCBS/Channel 2 grabbed the top spot for the week, according to Nielsen. An estimated 853,000 fans tuned to WCBS with a 4.4 rating. Back to baseball, as the Yankees made five Top 30 appearances. The highest... [FishbowlLA]

Jets/Giants Preseason Lifts WCBS to Top of Weekly Ratings - Posted August 22, 2012
The Jets and Giants exhibition tilt was still must see TV. The Saturday night matchup on WCBS/Channel 2 grabbed the top spot for the week, according to Nielsen. An estimated 853,000 fans tuned to WCBS with a 4.4 rating. Back to baseball, as the Yankees made five Top 30 appearances. The highest... [Fishbowl NY]

Jets/Giants Preseason Lifts WCBS to Top of Weekly Ratings - Posted August 22, 2012
The Jets and Giants exhibition tilt was still must see TV. The Saturday night matchup on WCBS/Channel 2 grabbed the top spot for the week, according to Nielsen. An estimated 853,000 fans tuned to WCBS with a 4.4 rating. Back to baseball, as the Yankees made five Top 30 appearances. The highest... [FishbowlNY]

All That Glitters is NBC's Olympic Coverage - Posted August 15, 2012
The London Olympics proved to the most watched television event in history. So, of course, WNBC reaped golden results from the Games. The Nielsen weekly ratings, once again, were "top-heavy" with Olympics prime time action. It was the Closing Ceremony, however, that took the gold, as the top program of the wee... [FishbowlLA]

VIDEO: WNBC Reporter, Photographer Attacked While Investigating Jewelry Store Corruption - Posted August 9, 2012
WNBC reporter Brian Thompson and a photographer were attacked this week ou... [TVSpy]

Olympics Burn Brightly for WNBC Atop the Weekly Ratings - Posted August 8, 2012
The London Olympics easily won the week for WNBC, despite the flood of complaints the network received about its handling of the prime time, tape-delayed coverage. The seven days included in the weekly survey by Nielsen, earned the Top 7 spots, blowing away the competition in the process. Proving the popularity of women's... [FishbowlLA]

Olympics Burn Brightly for WNBC Atop the Weekly Ratings - Posted August 8, 2012
The London Olympics easily won the week for WNBC, despite the flood of complaints the network received about its handling of the prime time, tape-delayed coverage. The seven days included in the weekly survey by Nielsen, earned the Top 7 spots, blowing away the competition in the process. Proving the popularity of women's... [Fishbowl NY]

Olympics Burn Brightly for WNBC Atop the Weekly Ratings - Posted August 8, 2012
The London Olympics easily won the week for WNBC, despite the flood of complaints the network received about its handling of the prime time, tape-delayed coverage. The seven days included in the weekly survey by Nielsen, earned the Top 7 spots, blowing away the competition in the process. Proving the popularity of women's... [FishbowlNY]

Former WNBC Anchor Sue Simmons Returns to Television ... On 'Law & Order' - Posted August 8, 2012
Sue Simmons, who was ousted at WNBC earlier this year after three decades at the NBC O&O, is returning to the television b... [TVSpy]

Sue Simmons Heading to Prime Time, Making Acting Debut on Law & Order - Posted August 8, 2012
You can't keep a good anchor down! In Sue Simmons' case, the legendary TV newsperson is trying her hand at acting. Sh... [Fishbowl NY]

Sue Simmons Heading to Prime Time, Making Acting Debut on Law & Order - Posted August 8, 2012
You can't keep a good anchor down! In Sue Simmons' case, the legendary TV newsperson is trying her hand at acting. Sh... [FishbowlNY]

WHDH Meteorologist Joining NBC's 'Today' - Posted August 6, 2012
Dylan Dreyer, currently the morning and noon meteorologist at WHDH, is leaving the Boston NBC-affiliate to join NBC's "Today," where she'll work as the weekend weather anchor. A f... [TVSpy]

Ratings Win of Olympic Proportions for WNBC - Posted August 2, 2012
No opening night jitters for Olympics coverage on NBC. The New York prime time ratings gave the Top 3 slots to the London Games. The Opening Ceremonies led the way with an estimated 2.6 million WNBC viewers and a 13.5 rating, winning "gold." The Nielsen weekly survey ends Sunday, but not before... [Fishbowl NY]

Ratings Win of Olympic Proportions for WNBC - Posted August 2, 2012
No opening night jitters for Olympics coverage on NBC. The New York prime time ratings gave the Top 3 slots to the London Games. The Opening Ceremonies led the way with an estimated 2.6 million WNBC viewers and a 13.5 rating, winning "gold." The Nielsen weekly survey ends Sunday, but not before... [FishbowlNY]

America's Got Talent and Big Ratings for the Week - Posted July 26, 2012
NBC's summer staple America's Got Talent exploded with the best two showings of the week. The episodes averaged 583,000 WNBC viewers and a 3.0 rating, according to Nielsen. Univision's Channel 41 made a rare appearance in the Top 3. Tied at number two was a live edition of the popular Premio... [Fishbowl NY]

America's Got Talent and Big Ratings for the Week - Posted July 26, 2012
NBC's summer staple America's Got Talent exploded with the best two showings of the week. The episodes averaged 583,000 WNBC viewers and a 3.0 rating, according to Nielsen. Univision's Channel 41 made a rare appearance in the Top 3. Tied at number two was a live edition of the popular Premio... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Sends Bruce Beck and Katy Tur to London Olympics - Posted July 24, 2012
Let the Games begin! Channel 4, the New York home of NBC's extensive Olympic coverage, is enhancing the Games by sending two reporters to London. Sports anchor Bruce Beck and reporter ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Sends Bruce Beck and Katy Tur to London Olympics - Posted July 24, 2012
Let the Games begin! Channel 4, the New York home of NBC's extensive Olympic coverage, is enhancing the Games by sending two reporters to London. Sports anchor Bruce Beck and reporter ... [FishbowlNY]

Noon Newscasts Feature Expanded Coverage of Deadly Movie Theater Shooting - Posted July 20, 2012
The story was 2,000 miles away from Manhattan, but every afternoon newscast was locked into breaking news mode. Moviegoers gathered in Aurora, Colorado, outside of Denver for the midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises. Suddenly, a shooter unleashes a barrage of shots, killing at least 12 people and wounding at... [Fishbowl NY]

Noon Newscasts Feature Expanded Coverage of Deadly Movie Theater Shooting - Posted July 20, 2012
The story was 2,000 miles away from Manhattan, but every afternoon newscast was locked into breaking news mode. Moviegoers gathered in Aurora, Colorado, outside of Denver for the midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises. Suddenly, a shooter unleashes a barrage of shots, killing at least 12 people and wounding at... [FishbowlNY]

Forecast is Sunny for WNYW Meteorlogist Shay Ryan, Heading to Tampa - Posted July 19, 2012
Perhaps the heat wave wasn't providing enough warmth for Shay Ryan. The WNYW/Channel 5 weekend meteorologist is on her way to a TV station in Tampa. FishbowlNY has been told Ryan starts the new gig immediately. Ryan, who took over weekends in 2010, began... [Fishbowl NY]

Forecast is Sunny for WNYW Meteorlogist Shay Ryan, Heading to Tampa - Posted July 19, 2012
Perhaps the heat wave wasn't providing enough warmth for Shay Ryan. The WNYW/Channel 5 weekend meteorologist is on her way to a TV station in Tampa. FishbowlNY has been told Ryan starts the new gig immediately. Ryan, who took over weekends in 2010, began... [FishbowlNY]

Where in the World are WNBC's Chuck and Shiba? - Posted July 19, 2012
[caption id="attachment_64448" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="A rare sighting"][/caption] If it seems like WNBC's 11 p.m. anchor team of Chuck Scarborough and new partner ... [FishbowlLA]

Where in the World are WNBC's Chuck and Shiba? - Posted July 19, 2012
[caption id="attachment_64448" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="A rare sighting"][/caption] If it seems like WNBC's 11 p.m. anchor team of Chuck Scarborough and new partner ... [Fishbowl NY]

Where in the World are WNBC's Chuck and Shiba? - Posted July 19, 2012
[caption id="attachment_64448" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="A rare sighting"][/caption] If it seems like WNBC's 11 p.m. anchor team of Chuck Scarborough and new partner ... [FishbowlNY]

Baseball All-Star Game Hits Home Run in Weekly Ratings for WNYW - Posted July 18, 2012
The summer is quiet time for TV viewing habits. But last week's Baseball All-Star Game had big numbers to finish at number one. The game, on WNYW/Channel 5, had an estimated 900,000 viewers and a 4.6 rating, according to Nielsen. The pre-game show had a ninth-place finish (473,000/2.4). ESPN also used... [Fishbowl NY]

Baseball All-Star Game Hits Home Run in Weekly Ratings for WNYW - Posted July 18, 2012
The summer is quiet time for TV viewing habits. But last week's Baseball All-Star Game had big numbers to finish at number one. The game, on WNYW/Channel 5, had an estimated 900,000 viewers and a 4.6 rating, according to Nielsen. The pre-game show had a ninth-place finish (473,000/2.4). ESPN also used... [FishbowlNY]

Macy's Fireworks Rockets to Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted July 12, 2012
A Fourth of July tradition was the most popular for the week in New York. The annual Macy's fireworks spectacular, airing on NBC, grabbed the top two positions for the week. The two-hour special, hosted by Regis Philbin, had an estimated 1.6 mill... [Fishbowl NY]

Macy's Fireworks Rockets to Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted July 12, 2012
A Fourth of July tradition was the most popular for the week in New York. The annual Macy's fireworks spectacular, airing on NBC, grabbed the top two positions for the week. The two-hour special, hosted by Regis Philbin, had an estimated 1.6 mill... [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. ... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

NBA Finals Eclipse Subway Series for Weekly Ratings Supremecy - Posted June 28, 2012
The Yankees and Mets battled at CitiField, but it fell short for the top spot of the week. Instead, it was celebration night as Lebron James and the Heat received the crowning touching. The NBA Finals wrapped up with Game 5 Thursday night. New Yorkers watched as the triumphant James earned his... [Fishbowl NY]

NBA Finals Eclipse Subway Series for Weekly Ratings Supremecy - Posted June 28, 2012
The Yankees and Mets battled at CitiField, but it fell short for the top spot of the week. Instead, it was celebration night as Lebron James and the Heat received the crowning touching. The NBA Finals wrapped up with Game 5 Thursday night. New Yorkers watched as the triumphant James earned his... [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]

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... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

Natalie Morales Is Preferred Choice to Replace Ann Curry on 'Today' - Posted June 25, 2012
Natalie Morales is the preferred pick to replace Ann Curry on NBC's "Today" show, at least among TVSpy readers. According to ... [TVSpy]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted June 22, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. WNBC is Quiet as Sue Simmons Delivers Final Newscast Tonight, June 15 ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted June 22, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. WNBC is Quiet as Sue Simmons Delivers Final Newscast Tonight, June 15 ... [FishbowlNY]

Less Than Seamless Transition for WNBC at 11 p.m. - Posted June 21, 2012
Another glaring omission graced TV sets last night tuned to WNBC/Channel 4. It was the third night of Shiba Russell as permanent co-anchor with Chuck Scarborough... [Fishbowl NY]

Less Than Seamless Transition for WNBC at 11 p.m. - Posted June 21, 2012
Another glaring omission graced TV sets last night tuned to WNBC/Channel 4. It was the third night of Shiba Russell as permanent co-anchor with Chuck Scarborough... [FishbowlNY]

After Referring to Shiba Russell as Sue Simmons, WNBC Drops Chyron Altogether - Posted June 21, 2012
For the first time in over three decades, WNBC debuted a new main anchor team this week, and it seems like the station is hoping that viewers don't notice. When Shiba Russell made her debut as ... [TVSpy]

Lebron and Co. Lift WABC to Winning Week with NBA Finals - Posted June 20, 2012
With the storyline of Lebron James gunning for his first NBA title, the Finals took the Top 3 spots for the week. Game 1 of ABC's coverage between the Heat and Thunder had estimated 1.4 million Channel 7 viewers, according to Nielsen, with a 7.1 rating. Game 2 also performed well with 1.2... [Fishbowl NY]

Lebron and Co. Lift WABC to Winning Week with NBA Finals - Posted June 20, 2012
With the storyline of Lebron James gunning for his first NBA title, the Finals took the Top 3 spots for the week. Game 1 of ABC's coverage between the Heat and Thunder had estimated 1.4 million Channel 7 viewers, according to Nielsen, with a 7.1 rating. Game 2 also performed well with 1.2... [FishbowlNY]

Sue Simmons Lives On at WNBC - Posted June 20, 2012
It's almost as if WNBC is trying to trick viewers into thinking Sue Simmons never left. On Tuesday night, as ... [TVSpy]

Sue Simmons Lingers at WNBC - Posted June 20, 2012
It's hard to keep a good anchor down. Sue Simmons left WNBC Friday after 32 years in the anchor seat next to Chuck Scarboroug... [Fishbowl NY]

Sue Simmons Lingers at WNBC - Posted June 20, 2012
It's hard to keep a good anchor down. Sue Simmons left WNBC Friday after 32 years in the anchor seat next to Chuck Scarboroug... [FishbowlNY]

As Shiba Russell Debuts at 11 p.m., No Mention of WNBC Anchor Change - Posted June 19, 2012
On Friday, WNBC marked the end of an era: after 32 years, Sue Simmons anchored her... [SocialTimes.com]

Revolving Door: Bloomberg TV, the 'NYTimes' and Buzzfeed, 'Elle Accessories' - Posted June 18, 2012
Here's Bloomberg TV's new lineup. [via TVNewser] Don Lemon is outraged at Tucker Carlson over his defense of The Daily Caller's Neil ... [PRNewser]

WNBC Names Shiba Russell as Sue Simmons' Replacement at 11 p.m. - Posted June 18, 2012
In what's regarded as the worst kept secret, WNBC/Channel 4 has assigned the 11 p.m. newscast to Shiba Russell. She succeeds Sue Simmons, who departed the station last week after 32 years. Russell, hired by Channel 4 in earl... [FishbowlLA]

WNBC Names Shiba Russell as Sue Simmons' Replacement at 11 p.m. - Posted June 18, 2012
In what's regarded as the worst kept secret, WNBC/Channel 4 has assigned the 11 p.m. newscast to Shiba Russell. She succeeds Sue Simmons, who departed the station last week after 32 years. Russell, hired by Channel 4 in earl... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Names Shiba Russell as Sue Simmons' Replacement at 11 p.m. - Posted June 18, 2012
In what's regarded as the worst kept secret, WNBC/Channel 4 has assigned the 11 p.m. newscast to Shiba Russell. She succeeds Sue Simmons, who departed the station last week after 32 years. Russell, hired by Channel 4 in earl... [FishbowlNY]

Shiba Russell Replacing Sue Simmons at WNBC - Posted June 18, 2012
In a move that many have anticipated since she joined the station last year, Shiba Russell is r... [TVSpy]

In Her Final Newscast, Sue Simmons Makes It Clear She Doesn't Want to Leave - Posted June 16, 2012
Throughout her final newscast on WNBC, legendary New York anchor Sue Simmons made it clear that she didn't want to leave. Following a day of video tribute... [SocialTimes.com]

Sue Simmons Ends Historic Run at WNBC, Wants to Be 'Employed Elsewhere at Some Point' - Posted June 16, 2012
And so at 11:35 last night, New York's all-time great anchor team ceased to exist. "Chuck and Sue" became a test pattern of TV history. Sue Simmons concluded a 32-year run at WNBC, sitting next to her "TV husband" ... [FishbowlLA]

Sue Simmons' Former Co-Anchor: 'Her Bloopers Are Part of Who She Is' - Posted June 15, 2012
With New York icon Sue Simmons set to anchor her final newscast at WNBC tonight, Jack Cafferty, her former "Live at Five" co-anchor, says that ... [TVSpy]

WNBC is 'Quiet' as Sue Simmons Delivers Final Newscast Tonight - Posted June 15, 2012
It's a run for the ages. Sue Simmons closes the book on her storied 32 years as WNBC anchor. She'll sit alongside her legendary partner Chuck Scarborough... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC is 'Quiet' as Sue Simmons Delivers Final Newscast Tonight - Posted June 15, 2012
It's a run for the ages. Sue Simmons closes the book on her storied 32 years as WNBC anchor. She'll sit alongside her legendary partner Chuck Scarborough... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC is 'Quiet' as Sue Simmons Delivers Final Newscast Tonight - Posted June 15, 2012
It's a run for the ages. Sue Simmons closes the book on her storied 32 years as WNBC anchor. She'll sit alongside her legendary partner Chuck Scarborough... [FishbowlLA]

WNBC Plans Send-Off for Sue Simmons - Posted June 14, 2012
WNBC plans to bid farewell to longtime anchor Sue Simmons with a series of tributes running throughout the day on Friday, culminating in her final newscast at 11 p.m. ... [TVSpy]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted June 8, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. YES Network's Michael Kay (left) Goes to Blows on Twitter with College Student, June 7 ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted June 8, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. YES Network's Michael Kay (left) Goes to Blows on Twitter with College Student, June 7 ... [FishbowlNY]

WINS and WCBS-AM Among Broadcasting Award Winners from Associated Press - Posted June 5, 2012
The winners have been chosen for the 2012 New York State Associated Press Broadcasters Association. WINS and WCBS 880 were among radio stations securing at least two first-place wins. On the TV side, Cablevision's News 12 Westchester and News 12 Long Island each led the way with three, first-place awards. WNBC/Channel 4 took... [Fishbowl NY]

WINS and WCBS-AM Among Broadcasting Award Winners from Associated Press - Posted June 5, 2012
The winners have been chosen for the 2012 New York State Associated Press Broadcasters Association. WINS and WCBS 880 were among radio stations securing at least two first-place wins. On the TV side, Cablevision's News 12 Westchester and News 12 Long Island each led the way with three, first-place awards. WNBC/Channel 4 took... [FishbowlNY]

Sue Simmons Signing Off From WNBC June 15 - Posted June 4, 2012
Sue Simmons's final day on WNBC will be June 15th. The popular anchor, who has been delivering the news on NBC's flagship station for the past three decades, will bid farewell to... [TVSpy]

Sue Simmons Final Day at WNBC is June 15 - Posted June 4, 2012
The countdown is on until Sue Simmons leaves one of the most popular anchor teams ever to grace New York televisions. Simmons' 32-year career at WNBC/Channel 4 concludes Friday, June 15 during the 11 p.m. newscast opposite her longtime on... [Fishbowl NY]

Sue Simmons Final Day at WNBC is June 15 - Posted June 4, 2012
The countdown is on until Sue Simmons leaves one of the most popular anchor teams ever to grace New York televisions. Simmons' 32-year career at WNBC/Channel 4 concludes Friday, June 15 during the 11 p.m. newscast opposite her longtime on... [FishbowlNY]

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 ... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

American Idol Recaptures Top Spot Ahead of Last Night's Finale - Posted May 24, 2012
American Idol wrapped up season 11 with another star-studded event, culminating with Phillip Phillips being crowned champion. Rewind a week, and American Idol had its best showing of the season in the New York prime time ratings. Idol, whic... [Fishbowl NY]

American Idol Recaptures Top Spot Ahead of Last Night's Finale - Posted May 24, 2012
American Idol wrapped up season 11 with another star-studded event, culminating with Phillip Phillips being crowned champion. Rewind a week, and American Idol had its best showing of the season in the New York prime time ratings. Idol, whic... [FishbowlNY]

Broken Record: Dancing Edges Idol in Weekly Ratings - Posted May 16, 2012
Twirling celebrities and singing amateurs held on to the Top 4 slots for the week in New York. ABC's Dancing With The Stars takes ownership of the number one position again, according to Nielsen, for the two-hour performances. An estimated 1.2 million WABC viewers tuned in, giving the broadcast a 6.4 rating.... [Fishbowl NY]

Broken Record: Dancing Edges Idol in Weekly Ratings - Posted May 16, 2012
Twirling celebrities and singing amateurs held on to the Top 4 slots for the week in New York. ABC's Dancing With The Stars takes ownership of the number one position again, according to Nielsen, for the two-hour performances. An estimated 1.2 million WABC viewers tuned in, giving the broadcast a 6.4 rating.... [FishbowlNY]

New York Press Club Hands Out Annual Awards; The Associated Press Takes Top Honors - Posted May 11, 2012
The Associated Press was the big winner today of the 2012 New York Press Club Awards for Journalism. The AP walked away with six awards including top prize, the Gold Keyboard Investigative Journalism Award for the series, "NYPD Spies on NYC." Finalists for the Gold Keyboard were ... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Press Club Hands Out Annual Awards; The Associated Press Takes Top Honors - Posted May 11, 2012
The Associated Press was the big winner today of the 2012 New York Press Club Awards for Journalism. The AP walked away with six awards including top prize, the Gold Keyboard Investigative Journalism Award for the series, "NYPD Spies on NYC." Finalists for the Gold Keyboard were ... [FishbowlNY]

Dancing Blocks Idol From Weekly Top Spot - Posted May 10, 2012
The countdown is on until the season finales. And it was another successful week for ABC's Dancing With The Stars, topping the Nielsen prime time ratings in New York. The show had an estimated 1.2 million viewers and a 6.3 rating for its two-hour Monday night broadcast. However, elimination night settled for... [Fishbowl NY]

Dancing Blocks Idol From Weekly Top Spot - Posted May 10, 2012
The countdown is on until the season finales. And it was another successful week for ABC's Dancing With The Stars, topping the Nielsen prime time ratings in New York. The show had an estimated 1.2 million viewers and a 6.3 rating for its two-hour Monday night broadcast. However, elimination night settled for... [FishbowlNY]

Dancing With The Stars Beats Idol, Stands Atop Weekly Ratings - Posted May 2, 2012
As the calendar moves to May, that means it's the final weeks of TV's regular season. To put it another way, time is drawing near until the season finales for ABC's Dancing With The Stars and Fox's American Idol. The real competition has been in the ratings between the two shows. In... [Fishbowl NY]

Dancing With The Stars Beats Idol, Stands Atop Weekly Ratings - Posted May 2, 2012
As the calendar moves to May, that means it's the final weeks of TV's regular season. To put it another way, time is drawing near until the season finales for ABC's Dancing With The Stars and Fox's American Idol. The real competition has been in the ratings between the two shows. In... [FishbowlNY]

VIDEO: WNBC's Sue Simmons Caught Talking About Her Breast at Start of Newscast - Posted May 1, 2012
One thing you can't say about Sue Simmons' 30+ years at WNBC is that it's been dull. The veteran anchor was caught telling a private story involving her breast at the start of the station's 11 p.m. newscast on Monday, before her co-anchor ... [TVSpy]

NBC O&Os to Highlight Investigative Reporting Online - Posted May 1, 2012
As part of a renewed commitment to investigative reporting at the NBC O&Os, seven stations will launch dedicated online investigative reporting sections on their websites. "Investing in lo... [TVSpy]

(VIDEO) WNBC's Sue Simmons Lets Loose with Another On-Air Miscue - Posted May 1, 2012
Sue Simmons is leaving WNBC/Channel 4 next month. Therefore, time is running for her to make on-air bloopers. But fea... [Fishbowl NY]

(VIDEO) WNBC's Sue Simmons Lets Loose with Another On-Air Miscue - Posted May 1, 2012
Sue Simmons is leaving WNBC/Channel 4 next month. Therefore, time is running for her to make on-air bloopers. But fea... [FishbowlNY]

Veteran of WABC-TV, WNBC-TV to Host Business Show on WLIW/Channel 21 - Posted May 1, 2012
Longtime broadcast journalist Jim Paymar is joining Public Television. Paymar anchors and executive produces Long Island Business Report starting tonight at 10:30 on Channel 21/WLIW. WLIW21's new local production Long Island Business ... [Fishbowl NY]

Veteran of WABC-TV, WNBC-TV to Host Business Show on WLIW/Channel 21 - Posted May 1, 2012
Longtime broadcast journalist Jim Paymar is joining Public Television. Paymar anchors and executive produces Long Island Business Report starting tonight at 10:30 on Channel 21/WLIW. WLIW21's new local production Long Island Business ... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC's Janice Huff Bids Farewell to 'Today' - Posted April 30, 2012
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WNBC's Janice Huff Bids Farewell to 'Today' - Posted April 30, 2012
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Ozzie Martinez Promoted to Assistant News Director at WNBC in New York City - Posted April 30, 2012
Ozzie Martinez has been promoted to assistant news director at WNBC, the NBC O&O in New York City. Martinez has been senior daypart manager at WNBC since 2008. He... [TVSpy]

New York Stations Go Live for Shuttle Landing - Posted April 27, 2012
As a jet carrying the space shuttle Enterprise touched down today at JFK airport around 11:21 a.m. ET, every major news station in New York was carrying live coverage of its arrival. Beginning at 10:30 a.m., WABC, ... [TVSpy]

WNBC (Finally) Unveils New Studio - Posted April 26, 2012
WNBC is "soft-launching" its new studio this week. After months of planning and construction, the WNBC news team finally began working out of the new studio last Saturday. The space, which includes an 82-inch interactive touchscreen and an integrated weather... [TVSpy]

Dancing With The Stars Takes the Weekly Ratings - Posted April 25, 2012
There is a definite battle brewing each week between ABC's Dancing With The Stars and Fox's American Idol. While the shows don't compete against each other, they do face-off in the weekly prime time ratings. In New York this season, the slight nod has gone to Dancing. DWTS generated an estimated 1... [Fishbowl NY]

Dancing With The Stars Takes the Weekly Ratings - Posted April 25, 2012
There is a definite battle brewing each week between ABC's Dancing With The Stars and Fox's American Idol. While the shows don't compete against each other, they do face-off in the weekly prime time ratings. In New York this season, the slight nod has gone to Dancing. DWTS generated an estimated 1... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Marks Earth Week with Event in Harlem - Posted April 24, 2012
In conjunction with Green is Universal Earth Week, WNBC joined its new parent company for the Comcast Cares celebration. WNBC president and general manager, Michael Jack was among the volunteers at the New York City Housing Authori... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Marks Earth Week with Event in Harlem - Posted April 24, 2012
In conjunction with Green is Universal Earth Week, WNBC joined its new parent company for the Comcast Cares celebration. WNBC president and general manager, Michael Jack was among the volunteers at the New York City Housing Authori... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC-TV and WCBS-AM Among the Big Winners at Folios - Posted April 20, 2012
[caption id="attachment_58535" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="2012 Folio co-hosts, WCBS anchors DuBois and Johnson"][/caption] The Folio Awards explore the best reporting on Long Island. Television and radio personalities were selected for their work. But make no mistake about it, this celebration of the past year ... [FishbowlLA]

WNBC-TV and WCBS-AM Among the Big Winners at Folios - Posted April 20, 2012
[caption id="attachment_58535" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="2012 Folio co-hosts, WCBS anchors DuBois and Johnson"][/caption]The Folio Awards explore the best reporting on Long Island. Television and radio personalities were selected for their work. But make no mistake about it, this celebration of the past year had ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC-TV and WCBS-AM Among the Big Winners at Folios - Posted April 20, 2012
[caption id="attachment_58535" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="2012 Folio co-hosts, WCBS anchors DuBois and Johnson"][/caption]The Folio Awards explore the best reporting on Long Island. Television and radio personalities were selected for their work. But make no mistake about it, this celebration of the past year had ... [FishbowlNY]

Idol and Dancing Land in a Tie Atop Weekly Ratings - Posted April 19, 2012
The weekly ratings battle between American Idol and Dancing With The Stars gave neither program an outright victory. Two-hour editions of Dancing and Idol each were number one for the week, according to Nielsen. The Dancing and Idol telecasts had an estimated 1.3 millio... [Fishbowl NY]

Idol and Dancing Land in a Tie Atop Weekly Ratings - Posted April 19, 2012
The weekly ratings battle between American Idol and Dancing With The Stars gave neither program an outright victory. Two-hour editions of Dancing and Idol each were number one for the week, according to Nielsen. The Dancing and Idol telecasts had an estimated 1.3 millio... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Reportedly Set to Debut New Studio Saturday - Posted April 18, 2012
WNBC/Channel 4 may be late to the party, but it's still, apparently, set to join the latest wave of stations with a new studio. Newscaststudio.com reports the oft-delayed move to the former NBC Nightly News home at Stud... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Reportedly Set to Debut New Studio Saturday - Posted April 18, 2012
WNBC/Channel 4 may be late to the party, but it's still, apparently, set to join the latest wave of stations with a new studio. Newscaststudio.com reports the oft-delayed move to the former NBC Nightly News home at Stud... [FishbowlNY]

WNYW Names New Senior Executive Producer - Posted April 17, 2012
WNYW/Channel 5 has hired veteran producer Byron Harmon as the new senior executive producer of the Fox 5 News at Ten. Harmon, who begins at the East 67th Street studios tonight, most recently held the same title at CNN International. Whi... [Fishbowl NY]

WNYW Names New Senior Executive Producer - Posted April 17, 2012
WNYW/Channel 5 has hired veteran producer Byron Harmon as the new senior executive producer of the Fox 5 News at Ten. Harmon, who begins at the East 67th Street studios tonight, most recently held the same title at CNN International. Whi... [FishbowlNY]

NYC's WPIX, WCBS End Chopper-Sharing Agreement - Posted April 13, 2012
WPIX and WCBS are no longer sharing aerial coverage in New York City, the ... [TVSpy]

WNBC and WINS Among Winners of RTDNA's Murrow Awards - Posted April 13, 2012
The Radio Television Digital News Association has announced its Edward R. Murrow Award winners. The Murrows, presented since 1971, recognize achievements in electronic journalism. In the large market, radio division, for the region covering New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, 1010 WINS was a winner in the Audio Contin... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC and WINS Among Winners of RTDNA's Murrow Awards - Posted April 13, 2012
The Radio Television Digital News Association has announced its Edward R. Murrow Award winners. The Murrows, presented since 1971, recognize achievements in electronic journalism. In the large market, radio division, for the region covering New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, 1010 WINS was a winner in the Audio Contin... [FishbowlNY]

Dancing Spins its Way to Another Ratings Win - Posted April 11, 2012
Make it another prime time ratings victory for ABC's Dancing With The Stars in New York. In the battle with American Idol on Fox, Dancing once again took the top two positions, according to Nielsen. The two-hour Dancing was number one with an estimated 1.3 million WABC viewers and a 7.0 rating.... [Fishbowl NY]

Dancing Spins its Way to Another Ratings Win - Posted April 11, 2012
Make it another prime time ratings victory for ABC's Dancing With The Stars in New York. In the battle with American Idol on Fox, Dancing once again took the top two positions, according to Nielsen. The two-hour Dancing was number one with an estimated 1.3 million WABC viewers and a 7.0 rating.... [FishbowlNY]

WABC Dancing Again to Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted April 5, 2012
Unlike in past seasons, ABC's Dancing With The Stars has found a way to edge rival American Idol in the New York-based weekly prime time ratings. Last week's Dancing results show had the best result of them all--number one. The show generated an estimated 1.35 million WABC viewers with a 6.9 rating,... [Fishbowl NY]

WABC Dancing Again to Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted April 5, 2012
Unlike in past seasons, ABC's Dancing With The Stars has found a way to edge rival American Idol in the New York-based weekly prime time ratings. Last week's Dancing results show had the best result of them all--number one. The show generated an estimated 1.35 million WABC viewers with a 6.9 rating,... [FishbowlNY]

WCBS/Channel 2 Takes Top Honor at New York Emmys; MSG and WNBC Lead Way in Trophies Won - Posted April 2, 2012
[caption id="attachment_57167" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="WCBS' Lonnie Quinn and Chris Wragge accompanied by their new Emmys."][/caption] The best and brightest on the New York TV scene were on display last night at the 55th annual local Emmy Awards. FishbowlNY was on hand for the four-hour awards cere... [FishbowlLA]

WCBS/Channel 2 Takes Top Honor at New York Emmys; MSG and WNBC Lead Way in Trophies Won - Posted April 2, 2012
[caption id="attachment_57167" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="WCBS' Lonnie Quinn and Chris Wragge accompanied by their new Emmys."][/caption] The best and brightest on the New York TV scene were on display last night at the 55th annual local Emmy Awards. FishbowlNY was on hand for the four-hour awards cere... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS/Channel 2 Takes Top Honor at New York Emmys; MSG and WNBC Lead Way in Trophies Won - Posted April 2, 2012
[caption id="attachment_57167" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="WCBS' Lonnie Quinn and Chris Wragge accompanied by their new Emmys."][/caption] The best and brightest on the New York TV scene were on display last night at the 55th annual local Emmy Awards. FishbowlNY was on hand for the four-hour awards cere... [FishbowlNY]

WCBS Unveils Plans for WLNY with New Morning and Primetime Newscasts - Posted April 2, 2012
With the CBS takeover of WLNY history, Channel 2 is ready to unveil its news plans for that station. Viewers will see WCBS double its resources with an expanded news presence on WLNY. The old version of 10/55 only aired a 30-minute 11 p.m. newscast. With a target date of late June or... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS Unveils Plans for WLNY with New Morning and Primetime Newscasts - Posted April 2, 2012
With the CBS takeover of WLNY history, Channel 2 is ready to unveil its news plans for that station. Viewers will see WCBS double its resources with an expanded news presence on WLNY. The old version of 10/55 only aired a 30-minute 11 p.m. newscast. With a target date of late June or... [FishbowlNY]

Former WPIX Anchor Jim Watkins Leaves Door Wide Open for TV Return - Posted March 29, 2012
It was an ugly end to a glorious chapter for Jim Watkins. The affable anchor completed a 13-year run at Tribune-owned WPIX/Channel 11 in October. Watkins, who teamed with Kaity To... [Fishbowl NY]

Former WPIX Anchor Jim Watkins Leaves Door Wide Open for TV Return - Posted March 29, 2012
It was an ugly end to a glorious chapter for Jim Watkins. The affable anchor completed a 13-year run at Tribune-owned WPIX/Channel 11 in October. Watkins, who teamed with Kaity To... [FishbowlNY]

Dancing Eclipses Idol Atop the Weekly Ratings - Posted March 29, 2012
ABC welcomed Dancing With The Stars back for its new season, and in return the popular celebrity competition arrived at number one. The show had an estimated 1.27 million WABC viewers for the two-hour opener, according to Nielsen, and a 6.5 rating. American Idol's performance night fell short of the top spot, wi... [FishbowlLA]

Revolving Door: WNBC, WSJ on Pinterest, iPad Mags, and More - Posted March 26, 2012
James Murdoch has resigned from another corporate board. [via] ... [AgencySpy]

Former WNBC Reporter Glenn Zimmerman Wins Award for Production Company - Posted March 26, 2012
When last we left reporter Glenn Zimmerman, he had become the latest casualty at WNBC at the end of 2010. Since then Zimmerman, who is married to WNYW/Channel 5 meteorologist ... [Fishbowl NY]

Former WNBC Reporter Glenn Zimmerman Wins Award for Production Company - Posted March 26, 2012
When last we left reporter Glenn Zimmerman, he had become the latest casualty at WNBC at the end of 2010. Since then Zimmerman, who is married to WNYW/Channel 5 meteorologist ... [FishbowlNY]

(Video) Chuck Scarborough Celebrates 38 Years at WNBC - Posted March 23, 2012
It's a bittersweet anniversary for Chuck Scarborough, who marks an incredible 38 years at WNBC March 25. Earlier this month, his on-air "better half," Sue Simmons... [Fishbowl NY]

(Video) Chuck Scarborough Celebrates 38 Years at WNBC - Posted March 23, 2012
It's a bittersweet anniversary for Chuck Scarborough, who marks an incredible 38 years at WNBC March 25. Earlier this month, his on-air "better half," Sue Simmons... [FishbowlNY]

Sun Setting on WNBC Daytime Show 'New York Live' - Posted March 22, 2012
WNBC daytime lifestyle show "New York Live," which has undergone several format and talent changes since debuting in 2009, will sign off for good this fall. The Daily News ... [TVSpy]

End of the Line for WNBC's New York Live - Posted March 22, 2012
It's been a tumultous run for New York Live. The lifestyle and fashion-heavy show is being canceled in the fall, a WNBC spokeswoman confirms to FishbowlNY. New York Live, originally called LX New York, debuted to much criticism in September 2009 when it replaced news at 5 p.m. But audiences... [Fishbowl NY]

End of the Line for WNBC's New York Live - Posted March 22, 2012
It's been a tumultous run for New York Live. The lifestyle and fashion-heavy show is being canceled in the fall, a WNBC spokeswoman confirms to FishbowlNY. New York Live, originally called LX New York, debuted to much criticism in September 2009 when it replaced news at 5 p.m. But audiences... [FishbowlNY]

Like Father, Like Son: Kenny Albert Talks About Growing Up with Legendary Dad - Posted March 22, 2012
We've all grown up with Marv Albert in our living rooms. But for Kenny Albert, it takes on the literal meaning. The younger Albert was born just as the elder Albe... [Fishbowl NY]

Like Father, Like Son: Kenny Albert Talks About Growing Up with Legendary Dad - Posted March 22, 2012
We've all grown up with Marv Albert in our living rooms. But for Kenny Albert, it takes on the literal meaning. The younger Albert was born just as the elder Albe... [FishbowlNY]

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... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

The First Look at WNBC's New Studio - Posted March 19, 2012
[caption id="attachment_56199" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Courtesy: newscaststudio.com"][/caption] WNBC has been in the market for a new studio since October. Channel 4 is joining the influx of city stations with new sets for their newscasts. In WABC's case, it moved out of the traditional surroundings for a g... [Fishbowl NY]

The First Look at WNBC's New Studio - Posted March 19, 2012
[caption id="attachment_56199" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Courtesy: newscaststudio.com"][/caption] WNBC has been in the market for a new studio since October. Channel 4 is joining the influx of city stations with new sets for their newscasts. In WABC's case, it moved out of the traditional surroundings for a g... [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... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

WNBC Seeing Green, Provides Coverage of Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade - Posted March 14, 2012
WNBC is set for live coverage of the 251st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. Channel 4 has four hours of parade festivities Saturday, as participants travel along Fifth Avenue to 86th Street. This year's hosts include Tommy Smyth, ESPN's renowned soccer analyst and commentator, Treasa Smyth, ho... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Seeing Green, Provides Coverage of Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade - Posted March 14, 2012
WNBC is set for live coverage of the 251st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. Channel 4 has four hours of parade festivities Saturday, as participants travel along Fifth Avenue to 86th Street. This year's hosts include Tommy Smyth, ESPN's renowned soccer analyst and commentator, Treasa Smyth, ho... [FishbowlNY]

Political Correspondent Dick Brennan Out at WNYW - Posted March 13, 2012
Longtime WNYW political correspondent Dick Brennan has been cut loose at the New York City Fox O&O. A station spokesperson confirmed to TVSpy that Brennan's contract was not renewed.... [TVSpy]

Idol Wins Week as Top 13 is Revealed - Posted March 8, 2012
Three nights of American Idol meant three nights atop the New York prime time ratings. Last Thursday's two-hour episode, where the Top 10 and three wild cards were chosen, had a strong number one for the wee... [Fishbowl NY]

Idol Wins Week as Top 13 is Revealed - Posted March 8, 2012
Three nights of American Idol meant three nights atop the New York prime time ratings. Last Thursday's two-hour episode, where the Top 10 and three wild cards were chosen, had a strong number one for the wee... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC: 'We Have Tremendous Respect and Admiration for Sue Simmons' - Posted March 7, 2012
WNBC released a statement today after it was reported that the station had declined to renew the contract of longtime ancho... [TVSpy]

WNBC Cutting Longtime Anchor Sue Simmons - Posted March 7, 2012
WNBC has reportedly decided not to renew the contract of longtime anchor Sue Simmons... [TVSpy]

WPIX Loses to WNYW and Year-to-Year in February Sweeps - Posted March 5, 2012
It's the sweeps that never end--at least at FishbowlNY. Every station finding their own spin to throw a flag on a declare victory (watch for promos coming to a TV near you!). Channel 11 did not win against r... [Fishbowl NY]

WPIX Loses to WNYW and Year-to-Year in February Sweeps - Posted March 5, 2012
It's the sweeps that never end--at least at FishbowlNY. Every station finding their own spin to throw a flag on a declare victory (watch for promos coming to a TV near you!). Channel 11 did not win against r... [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... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

And the Ratings Winner is... WABC/Channel 7 with Oscar Night - Posted February 29, 2012
It is traditionally one of television's biggest nights of the year. And despite the usual criticism, the Academy Awards was easily the most-viewed show of the week nationally, and in New York. The Sunday night telecast, seen on WABC/Channel 7, had an estimated 4.2 million viewers with a bulging 21.7 rating, according... [Fishbowl NY]

And the Ratings Winner is... WABC/Channel 7 with Oscar Night - Posted February 29, 2012
It is traditionally one of television's biggest nights of the year. And despite the usual criticism, the Academy Awards was easily the most-viewed show of the week nationally, and in New York. The Sunday night telecast, seen on WABC/Channel 7, had an estimated 4.2 million viewers with a bulging 21.7 rating, according... [FishbowlNY]

Longtime WNBC Consumer Reporter Joining WCBS - Posted February 29, 2012
Popular New York consumer reporter Asa Aarons is joining WCBS, after spending 15 years with WNBC. FishbowlNY ... [TVSpy]

Veteran Consumer Reporter Asa Aarons Joins WCBS/Channel 2 - Posted February 28, 2012
Consumer reporter Asa Aarons, most familiar to viewers for his 15-years at WNBC, has joined WCBS/Channel 2. A station spokesman confirms to FishbowlNY that Aarons starts at Channel 2 on Thursday. His first reports are likely to be seen next... [Fishbowl NY]

Veteran Consumer Reporter Asa Aarons Joins WCBS/Channel 2 - Posted February 28, 2012
Consumer reporter Asa Aarons, most familiar to viewers for his 15-years at WNBC, has joined WCBS/Channel 2. A station spokesman confirms to FishbowlNY that Aarons starts at Channel 2 on Thursday. His first reports are likely to be seen next... [FishbowlNY]

American Idol Back on Top as Weekly Ratings Winner - Posted February 23, 2012
As American Idol began to trim the field before unveiling its Top 24 singers tonight, the show held the top two positions for the week. Hollywood Week gave way to a Las Vegas trip, as fans tuned in on WNYW/Channel 5. The Wednesday night telecast was number one, according to Nielsen, with an... [Fishbowl NY]

American Idol Back on Top as Weekly Ratings Winner - Posted February 23, 2012
As American Idol began to trim the field before unveiling its Top 24 singers tonight, the show held the top two positions for the week. Hollywood Week gave way to a Las Vegas trip, as fans tuned in on WNYW/Channel 5. The Wednesday night telecast was number one, according to Nielsen, with an... [FishbowlNY]

MSG Network and WNBC Top the Nominees for New York Emmys - Posted February 16, 2012
With 57 nominations, MSG Network leads the pack at the New York Emmy Awards. WNBC/Channel 4 tops the over-the-air outlets with 50 nods. A look at some of the nominations for the April 1st gala: For Best Morning Newscast, the nominees include WNYW/Channel 5's Good Day New York, WNBC's Today in New York... [Fishbowl NY]

MSG Network and WNBC Top the Nominees for New York Emmys - Posted February 16, 2012
With 57 nominations, MSG Network leads the pack at the New York Emmy Awards. WNBC/Channel 4 tops the over-the-air outlets with 50 nods. A look at some of the nominations for the April 1st gala: For Best Morning Newscast, the nominees include WNYW/Channel 5's Good Day New York, WNBC's Today in New York... [FishbowlNY]

Led by Whitney Houston Tribute, Grammys Rocket to Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted February 15, 2012
Despite the pall over the proceedings Sunday night, the Grammy Awards enjoyed a big night. Early into the three-and-a-half hour telecast, host LL Cool J led a prayer for Whitney Houston who ... [Fishbowl NY]

Led by Whitney Houston Tribute, Grammys Rocket to Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted February 15, 2012
Despite the pall over the proceedings Sunday night, the Grammy Awards enjoyed a big night. Early into the three-and-a-half hour telecast, host LL Cool J led a prayer for Whitney Houston who ... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Reportedly Dismantles Set in New Studio - Posted February 15, 2012
WNBC/Channel 4 was scheduled to debut its new studio and new look this month. It was joining many other stations in recent months that created new sets, or even brand new studios. But plans are apparently being delayed. Newscaststudio.com reports WNBC tore down the set in studio 3C--- the station's new 30 Rock... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Reportedly Dismantles Set in New Studio - Posted February 15, 2012
WNBC/Channel 4 was scheduled to debut its new studio and new look this month. It was joining many other stations in recent months that created new sets, or even brand new studios. But plans are apparently being delayed. Newscaststudio.com reports WNBC tore down the set in studio 3C--- the station's new 30 Rock... [FishbowlNY]

Report: WNBC Scraps New Set, Starts From Scratch - Posted February 15, 2012
WNBC's much-anticipated new 30 Rock studio has suffered a major setback as it appears station management has decided to scrap the new set. NewscastStudio ... [TVSpy]

Stations Travel to Rome for Archbishop Dolan's Elevation Next Week - Posted February 10, 2012
He's been on the job for less than three years, but next weekend New York's Archbishop, Timothy Dolan, enjoys the biggest moment of his ecumenical career. Last month, Dolan was chosen by the Vatican to become a Cardinal. His elevation is scheduled for Saturday, February 18 in R... [FishbowlLA]

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

WNBC Edits I-Team Promo After Rival Stations Complain - Posted February 7, 2012
Just one day after premiering a new station promo, New York's WNBC has edited the spot to eliminate the portions featuring New York City police commissioner ... [TVSpy]

Stations Prepare for Giants' Super Bowl Winning Parade - Posted February 6, 2012
With another Super Bowl title for the New York Giants, now comes the celebration! Several stations are planning to televise the ticker tape parade tomorrow up the Canyon of Heroes in Lower Manhattan. WCBS/Channel 2 begins its live coverage at 11 a.m. with the celebrations at two venues --New York City and... [FishbowlLA]

WCBS Rides the Giants' Road to Glory to Impressive Post-Super Bowl Numbers - Posted February 6, 2012
With the anchor team of Otis Livingston and Chris Wragge positioned on the Lucas Oil Stadium field, WCBS/Channel 2 concluded its special week of S... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS Rides the Giants' Road to Glory to Impressive Post-Super Bowl Numbers - Posted February 6, 2012
With the anchor team of Otis Livingston and Chris Wragge positioned on the Lucas Oil Stadium field, WCBS/Channel 2 concluded its special week of S... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Rolls Out 'I-Team' Ads During Super Bowl - Posted February 6, 2012
As NBC-owned stations across the country expand their investigative units, WNBC rolled out a new ad campaign during the Super Bowl promoting its "I-Team." WNBC's dramatic "I-Team" ads were run ... [TVSpy]

NYC Stations Among Media Coalition Protesting NYPD's Treatment of Reporters - Posted February 2, 2012
A coalition of media organizations -- including WABC, WNBC and WCBS -- sent a letter y... [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]

Changes at Channel 2/WCBS: Carolyn Gusoff Joins Long Island Bureau; Katie McGee Moves to Nights - Posted January 24, 2012
WCBS/Channel 2 has hired Carolyn Gusoff to bolster the station's Long Island bureau with veteran reporter Jennifer McLogan. Gusoff, a Queens native, who... [Fishbowl NY]

Changes at Channel 2/WCBS: Carolyn Gusoff Joins Long Island Bureau; Katie McGee Moves to Nights - Posted January 24, 2012
WCBS/Channel 2 has hired Carolyn Gusoff to bolster the station's Long Island bureau with veteran reporter Jennifer McLogan. Gusoff, a Queens native, who... [FishbowlNY]

Giants Super Bowl Push Takes Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted January 18, 2012
The New York Giants are onto the NFC Championship and a date with the San Francisco 49ers. But first, the G-Men had to do away with the Green Bay Packers Sunday night in the divisional round. The game broadcast on Fox won the week, according to Nielsen. An estimated 4 million... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants Super Bowl Push Takes Number One in Weekly Ratings - Posted January 18, 2012
The New York Giants are onto the NFC Championship and a date with the San Francisco 49ers. But first, the G-Men had to do away with the Green Bay Packers Sunday night in the divisional round. The game broadcast on Fox won the week, according to Nielsen. An estimated 4 million... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC's Bruce Beck Named Local Sportscaster of the Year - Posted January 12, 2012
The tradition continues for Bruce Beck. The WNBC/Channel 4 sportscaster has been named New York Sportscaster of the Year for a fifth straight year. Beck, in his 14th year with WNBC, replaced ... [FishbowlLA]

WNBC's Bruce Beck Named Local Sportscaster of the Year - Posted January 12, 2012
The tradition continues for Bruce Beck. The WNBC/Channel 4 sportscaster has been named New York Sportscaster of the Year for a fifth straight year. Beck, in his 14th year with WNBC, replaced ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC's Bruce Beck Named Local Sportscaster of the Year - Posted January 12, 2012
The tradition continues for Bruce Beck. The WNBC/Channel 4 sportscaster has been named New York Sportscaster of the Year for a fifth straight year. Beck, in his 14th year with WNBC, replaced ... [FishbowlNY]

NFL Wild Card Action Takes Top Slots in Weekly Ratings - Posted January 12, 2012
Despite the Giants playing in the early game Sunday, Wild Card action still took the top two positions for the week. Pittsburgh vs. Denver was number one, according to Nielsen, with an estimated 2.2 million WCBS/Channel viewers and an 11.6 rating. The second-half of NBC's playoff doubleheader Saturday was n... [Fishbowl NY]

NFL Wild Card Action Takes Top Slots in Weekly Ratings - Posted January 12, 2012
Despite the Giants playing in the early game Sunday, Wild Card action still took the top two positions for the week. Pittsburgh vs. Denver was number one, according to Nielsen, with an estimated 2.2 million WCBS/Channel viewers and an 11.6 rating. The second-half of NBC's playoff doubleheader Saturday was n... [FishbowlNY]

New York City Marathon Gets New Broadcast Home--WABC/ESPN - Posted January 10, 2012
In an unprecedented agreement, the New York Road Runners Club announced yesterday that their signature event--the New York City Marathon will be televised by ESPN and WABC in New York. WNBC has anchored the race since 1999. It marks a return home for the most famous race in the Big Apple.... [Fishbowl NY]

New York City Marathon Gets New Broadcast Home--WABC/ESPN - Posted January 10, 2012
In an unprecedented agreement, the New York Road Runners Club announced yesterday that their signature event--the New York City Marathon will be televised by ESPN and WABC in New York. WNBC has anchored the race since 1999. It marks a return home for the most famous race in the Big Apple.... [FishbowlNY]

Giants Clincher Takes the Weekly Ratings Top Spot - Posted January 5, 2012
The Giants regular season finale, a win and in the playoffs, was the easy winner of the week, according to Nielsen. The Giants won NBC's Sunday Night Football, 31-14 against the Cowboys, with 2.9 million WNBC/Channel 4 viewers tuned in and a whopping 15.0 rating. The final half hour of... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants Clincher Takes the Weekly Ratings Top Spot - Posted January 5, 2012
The Giants regular season finale, a win and in the playoffs, was the easy winner of the week, according to Nielsen. The Giants won NBC's Sunday Night Football, 31-14 against the Cowboys, with 2.9 million WNBC/Channel 4 viewers tuned in and a whopping 15.0 rating. The final half hour of... [FishbowlNY]

X Factor Finale Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted December 31, 2011
Simon Cowell's X Factor made its U.S. debut in September While the ratings have been good in New York, they haven't come close to American Idol. That is, until the finale. The two-night finale, culminating with Melanie Amaro being crowned winner, took the top spot on WNYW/Channel 5. Nielsen says the... [Fishbowl NY]

X Factor Finale Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted December 31, 2011
Simon Cowell's X Factor made its U.S. debut in September While the ratings have been good in New York, they haven't come close to American Idol. That is, until the finale. The two-night finale, culminating with Melanie Amaro being crowned winner, took the top spot on WNYW/Channel 5. Nielsen says the... [FishbowlNY]

New York Nonstop Hosts Day of Giving Telethon - Posted December 15, 2011
This isn't only the time of the year for family and friends to gather. It is also the time to think about the less fortunate. New York Nonstop is hosting today's 2nd Annual Nonstop Day of Giving. New York Nonstop, the digital arm of WNBC, is partnering with City Harvest, WBLS, and... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Nonstop Hosts Day of Giving Telethon - Posted December 15, 2011
This isn't only the time of the year for family and friends to gather. It is also the time to think about the less fortunate. New York Nonstop is hosting today's 2nd Annual Nonstop Day of Giving. New York Nonstop, the digital arm of WNBC, is partnering with City Harvest, WBLS, and... [FishbowlNY]

Sunday Night Giants/Cowboys Matchup Wins Weekly Ratings - Posted December 15, 2011
The Giants rallied and held on for a dramatic victory against the Cowboys in NBC's Sunday Night Football. As expected, the game took the top spot for the week, according to Nielsen, with an estimated 2.2 million WNBC/Channel 4 viewers and an 11.4 rating. Gearing up the vital NFC East matc... [Fishbowl NY]

Sunday Night Giants/Cowboys Matchup Wins Weekly Ratings - Posted December 15, 2011
The Giants rallied and held on for a dramatic victory against the Cowboys in NBC's Sunday Night Football. As expected, the game took the top spot for the week, according to Nielsen, with an estimated 2.2 million WNBC/Channel 4 viewers and an 11.4 rating. Gearing up the vital NFC East matc... [FishbowlNY]

Time to Handout 2nd Annual Barmash Awards for Excellence in TV News - Posted December 14, 2011
It's that time of the year---time for buying Christmas trees, and subsequently decorating them with all the trimmings. Our Jewish friends are digging out the menorahs, and making sure they have enough candles. But it's also the season for countless awards. FishbowlNY is no exception, as we present our 2nd annual Barmash... [FishbowlLA]

Time to Handout 2nd Annual Barmash Awards for Excellence in TV News - Posted December 14, 2011
It's that time of the year---time for buying Christmas trees, and subsequently decorating them with all the trimmings. Our Jewish friends are digging out the menorahs, and making sure they have enough candles. But it's also the season for countless awards. FishbowlNY is no exception, as we present our 2nd annual Barmash... [SocialTimes.com]

Time to Handout 2nd Annual Barmash Awards for Excellence in TV News - Posted December 14, 2011
It's that time of the year---time for buying Christmas trees, and subsequently decorating them with all the trimmings. Our Jewish friends are digging out the menorahs, and making sure they have enough candles. But it's also the season for countless awards. FishbowlNY is no exception, as we present our 2nd annual Barmash... [Fishbowl NY]

Time to Handout 2nd Annual Barmash Awards for Excellence in TV News - Posted December 14, 2011
It's that time of the year---time for buying Christmas trees, and subsequently decorating them with all the trimmings. Our Jewish friends are digging out the menorahs, and making sure they have enough candles. But it's also the season for countless awards. FishbowlNY is no exception, as we present our 2nd annual Barmash... [FishbowlNY]

Giants/Packers on WNYW Wins Weekly Ratings - Posted December 8, 2011
The Giants may have lost on the field to the unbeaten Packers, but they won--and won big in the ratings department. The late afternoon game on WNYW/Channel 5 was tops for the week, according to Nielsen, with a whopping 2.3 million viewers and an 11.9 rating. Because of the dramatic Packers comeback,... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants/Packers on WNYW Wins Weekly Ratings - Posted December 8, 2011
The Giants may have lost on the field to the unbeaten Packers, but they won--and won big in the ratings department. The late afternoon game on WNYW/Channel 5 was tops for the week, according to Nielsen, with a whopping 2.3 million viewers and an 11.9 rating. Because of the dramatic Packers comeback,... [FishbowlNY]

You Choose--Pick Your Favorite Local News Anchor - Posted December 7, 2011
We're putting the final touches on the 2nd Annual Barmash Awards for outstanding work in TV news. But it's "live," we need your help. Yes, we're going interactive on you. Click on the poll below to select the "Readers Award" winner-- your favorite anchor. If you don't like any of the... [Fishbowl NY]

You Choose--Pick Your Favorite Local News Anchor - Posted December 7, 2011
We're putting the final touches on the 2nd Annual Barmash Awards for outstanding work in TV news. But it's "live," we need your help. Yes, we're going interactive on you. Click on the poll below to select the "Readers Award" winner-- your favorite anchor. If you don't like any of the... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC's DeMarco Morgan Joins WXIA in Atlanta - Posted December 6, 2011
DeMarco Morgan is joining WXIA, the NBC-affiliate in Atlanta, as co-anchor of the 6 p.m. weekday newscast. For the past three years, Morgan has been a reporter at NBC owned-and-ope... [TVSpy]

WCBS Grabs Top Spots in Weekly Ratings with NFL and 60 Minutes - Posted December 2, 2011
The Jets played at 1 p.m. on Sunday, and the Giants had the Monday nighter. But, NFL action spearheaded WCBS/Channel 2 to the number one position in last week's prime time Nielsen ratings. The extended football coverage game had an estimated 1.8 million viewers and a 9.1 rating. But footbal... [FishbowlLA]

Giants/Eagles Sunday Nighter Wins the Week - Posted November 23, 2011
A rivalry renewed on NBC's Sunday Night Football, where the Giants fell short at home to the Eagles, 17-10. The game easily was tops for the week in New York, according to Nielsen. An estimated 2 million people watched the game on WNBC/Channel 4, with a 10.4 rating. Gearing up for... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants/Eagles Sunday Nighter Wins the Week - Posted November 23, 2011
A rivalry renewed on NBC's Sunday Night Football, where the Giants fell short at home to the Eagles, 17-10. The game easily was tops for the week in New York, according to Nielsen. An estimated 2 million people watched the game on WNBC/Channel 4, with a 10.4 rating. Gearing up for... [FishbowlNY]

Giants, Jets; One, Two in New York Weekly Ratings - Posted November 17, 2011
A healthy dose of NFL action was tops in the weekly prime time ratings. The Giants fell short at the 49ers, but did not fall short in the ratings. The late afternoon Fox game, seen on WNYW/Channel 5, was number one, according to Nielsen. The game had an estimated 2 million... [FishbowlLA]

NY Press Club Calls For Investigation Into NYPD's Treatment of Journalists During Zuccotti Park Raid - Posted November 15, 2011
The New York Press Club Foundation is calling for an investigation into the reported police aggressio... [SocialTimes.com]

NY Press Club Calls For Investigation Into NYPD's Treatment of Journalists During Zuccotti Park Raid - Posted November 15, 2011
The New York Press Club Foundation is calling for an investigation into the reported police aggressio... [TVSpy]

NYPD Creates Media-Free Bubble Around Zuccotti Park During Occupy Raid - Posted November 15, 2011
As the NYPD removed Occupy Wall Street protesters from Zuccotti Park early Tuesday morning, they effectively created a media-free bubble around the action, pushing reporters out of view and clearing the airspace of news helicopters. While there were ... [TVSpy]

Giants/Patriots Top Weekly Ratings on WNYW - Posted November 10, 2011
WNYW/Channel 5 took the top three positions in the latest Nielsen ratings. The slots are connected to Sunday's late afternoon NFL action. The Giants surprise win in New England was second-best (2.3 million/11.8). Following the game, coverage of Fox's additional action was number one (2.3 million/11.9). The Fox post-game sho... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants/Patriots Top Weekly Ratings on WNYW - Posted November 10, 2011
WNYW/Channel 5 took the top three positions in the latest Nielsen ratings. The slots are connected to Sunday's late afternoon NFL action. The Giants surprise win in New England was second-best (2.3 million/11.8). Following the game, coverage of Fox's additional action was number one (2.3 million/11.9). The Fox post-game sho... [FishbowlNY]

Reporting by WNBC's Melissa Russo Results in New York City Hearings - Posted November 9, 2011
Two reports filed recently by WNBC reporter Melissa Russo ha... [TVSpy]

Boxing Great Joe Frazier, Always in Ali's Shadow, Dead at 67 - Posted November 8, 2011
[caption id="attachment_46446" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Start of "Trilogy of the Century," Frazier (left) knocks down Ali in 1971/boxingmemories.com"][/caption] He may not have been "The Greatest," but Joe Frazier was recognized as a great fighter in his own right. He famously took Muhammed Ali to ... [Fishbowl NY]

Boxing Great Joe Frazier, Always in Ali's Shadow, Dead at 67 - Posted November 8, 2011
[caption id="attachment_46446" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Start of "Trilogy of the Century," Frazier (left) knocks down Ali in 1971/boxingmemories.com"][/caption] He may not have been "The Greatest," but Joe Frazier was recognized as a great fighter in his own right. He famously took Muhammed Ali to ... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Adds Extra Coverage for the Conrad Murray Verdict - Posted November 8, 2011
[caption id="attachment_46409" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="WNBC anchors Tom Llamas and Shiba Russell, with NBC News legal analyst Rikki Klieman"][/caption] The verdict came yesterday in the trial of Michael Jackson's physician. Dr.Conrad Murray was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of the King of P... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Adds Extra Coverage for the Conrad Murray Verdict - Posted November 8, 2011
[caption id="attachment_46409" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="WNBC anchors Tom Llamas and Shiba Russell, with NBC News legal analyst Rikki Klieman"][/caption] The verdict came yesterday in the trial of Michael Jackson's physician. Dr.Conrad Murray was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of the King of P... [FishbowlNY]

World Series Carries WNYW to Top of Ratings - Posted November 2, 2011
As quickly as you can say Albert Pujols that never-say-die World Series went the distance generating grand numbers. In the latest ratings from Nielsen, Game 7 of the Fall Classic took the top prize for the week with an estimated 1.5 million WNYW/Channel 5 viewers and a 7.6 rating. The stunning, extra-inning... [Fishbowl NY]

World Series Carries WNYW to Top of Ratings - Posted November 2, 2011
As quickly as you can say Albert Pujols that never-say-die World Series went the distance generating grand numbers. In the latest ratings from Nielsen, Game 7 of the Fall Classic took the top prize for the week with an estimated 1.5 million WNYW/Channel 5 viewers and a 7.6 rating. The stunning, extra-inning... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Partners With PATH to Provide Riders Information - Posted November 1, 2011
PATH riders will have company as they take to the rails. WNBC/Channel 4 has joined forces with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey for PATHVision. The service is an in-transit network that will provide the more than 6.5 million monthly commuters, up-to-date news, weather, sports and entertainment. Over... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Partners With PATH to Provide Riders Information - Posted November 1, 2011
PATH riders will have company as they take to the rails. WNBC/Channel 4 has joined forces with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey for PATHVision. The service is an in-transit network that will provide the more than 6.5 million monthly commuters, up-to-date news, weather, sports and entertainment. Over... [FishbowlNY]

Dancing Tops the Weekly Ratings - Posted October 26, 2011
WABC had the highest-rated show for the week. The Monday night, two-hour performance of Dancing With The Stars was number one, according to Nielsen, with an estimated 1.1 million viewers and a 6.0 rating. The Tuesday night result show took hold of eighth place (870,000/4.5). Also on WABC, the sitcom Modern Family rocketed... [Fishbowl NY]

Dancing Tops the Weekly Ratings - Posted October 26, 2011
WABC had the highest-rated show for the week. The Monday night, two-hour performance of Dancing With The Stars was number one, according to Nielsen, with an estimated 1.1 million viewers and a 6.0 rating. The Tuesday night result show took hold of eighth place (870,000/4.5). Also on WABC, the sitcom Modern Family rocketed... [FishbowlNY]

Meteorologist Steve Sosna Says Goodbye to KAAL, Hello to WNBC - Posted October 21, 2011
Meteorologist Steve Sosna said goodbye to KAAL today after three years with the Rochester, MN ABC-affiliate. According to the station, he has accepted a position with ... [TVSpy]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 21, 2011
[caption id="attachment_45356" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Vic Miles"][/caption] Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Remembering One of a Kind Former WCBS/Channel 2 Anchorman Vic M... [FishbowlLA]

Kendis Gibson Joins WJLA in Washington, DC - Posted October 21, 2011
Kendis Gibson, a former correspondent for CBS Newspath, is moving back east to join W... [TVSpy]

Morgan Hertzan Leaves LX.TV to Start New Production Company - Posted October 20, 2011
The man behind LX.TV is out. LX, provides lifestyle programming for several NBC stations, including WNBC/Channel 4. The decision that caused Morgan Hertzan, the co-founder of LX.TV, to leave is not clear. A NBC Universal spokesper... [Fishbowl NY]

Morgan Hertzan Leaves LX.TV to Start New Production Company - Posted October 20, 2011
The man behind LX.TV is out. LX, provides lifestyle programming for several NBC stations, including WNBC/Channel 4. The decision that caused Morgan Hertzan, the co-founder of LX.TV, to leave is not clear. A NBC Universal spokesper... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC/Channel 4 Making the Move to Nightly News Studio - Posted October 19, 2011
Studio changes are coming to 30 Rock. WNBC/Channel 4 is going downstairs from its studio on the 7th floor to studio 3C, the home of NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams. A WNBC spokesman confirms to FishbowlNY that 3C should be read... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC/Channel 4 Making the Move to Nightly News Studio - Posted October 19, 2011
Studio changes are coming to 30 Rock. WNBC/Channel 4 is going downstairs from its studio on the 7th floor to studio 3C, the home of NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams. A WNBC spokesman confirms to FishbowlNY that 3C should be read... [FishbowlNY]

WCBS to Debut Brand-New Studio This Week - Posted October 18, 2011
WCBS is set to debut a brand-new studio on Thursday, beginning with the noon newscast anchored by Mary Calvi and ... [TVSpy]

WCBS/Channel 2 Ready to Lift Curtain on New Studio - Posted October 18, 2011
It has been several months in the making. On Thursday, WCBS/Channel 2 debuts its brand new studio, beginning with the noon newscast with Rob Morrison and Mary Calvi... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS/Channel 2 Ready to Lift Curtain on New Studio - Posted October 18, 2011
It has been several months in the making. On Thursday, WCBS/Channel 2 debuts its brand new studio, beginning with the noon newscast with Rob Morrison and Mary Calvi... [FishbowlNY]

Christine Dorfler Named CFO of NBC O&Os - Posted October 17, 2011
Christine Dorfler has been named chief financial officer for the NBC owned-and-operated stations, the company announced today. Dorfler has worked for NBC Universal for a decade in a variety of different roles, most recently as vice president ... [TVSpy]

38 Years After Starting His Career in Local News, John Miller Joins CBS As Senior Correspondent - Posted October 17, 2011
John Miller, who began his long broadcasting career as an investigative reporter in New York City, is returning to television, joining CBS News as a senior correspondent with a "major role" on "The Early Show." "It will be great to get him ba... [TVSpy]

WCBS/Channel 2 Hires Veteran Executive Dan Forman as Managing Editor - Posted October 6, 2011
Dan Forman has been named managing editor at WCBS/Channel 2. Forman is a veteran media executive and producer with nearly 30 years of experience in the New York market. He will work closely with news director ... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS/Channel 2 Hires Veteran Executive Dan Forman as Managing Editor - Posted October 6, 2011
Dan Forman has been named managing editor at WCBS/Channel 2. Forman is a veteran media executive and producer with nearly 30 years of experience in the New York market. He will work closely with news director ... [FishbowlNY]

The Jets, Not Yankees, Take Weekly Top Spot - Posted October 6, 2011
It was another Sunday Night Football appearance for the New York Jets. Gang Green was routed by the Ravens, 34-17. But the NBC game was number one in New York with an estimated 1.5 million viewers and a 7.7 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The Giants, with the late game heroics... [Fishbowl NY]

The Jets, Not Yankees, Take Weekly Top Spot - Posted October 6, 2011
It was another Sunday Night Football appearance for the New York Jets. Gang Green was routed by the Ravens, 34-17. But the NBC game was number one in New York with an estimated 1.5 million viewers and a 7.7 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The Giants, with the late game heroics... [FishbowlNY]

Helicopter Crashes Into The East River, and NYC Local Stations Go Back On the Air - Posted October 4, 2011
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Local NYC Stations Carry Christie Announcement Live - Posted October 4, 2011
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Ashton Kutcher's Two and a Half Men Debut Wins Week - Posted September 29, 2011
The buzz surrounding Ashton Kutcher replacing Charlie Sheen on Two and a Half Men was enough to catapult it to number one for the we... [Fishbowl NY]

Ashton Kutcher's Two and a Half Men Debut Wins Week - Posted September 29, 2011
The buzz surrounding Ashton Kutcher replacing Charlie Sheen on Two and a Half Men was enough to catapult it to number one for the we... [FishbowlNY]

Maria Sansone, Ready to Host LX's 1stLook, Says New Version Will 'Appeal to All Audiences' - Posted September 23, 2011
It's a revamped look for LX's 1stLook with a familiar face. Maria Sansone needs no introduction to regular viewers of New York Live on WNBC/Channel 4. For the past year, Sansone has also has been co-host of 1stLoo... [Fishbowl NY]

Maria Sansone, Ready to Host LX's 1stLook, Says New Version Will 'Appeal to All Audiences' - Posted September 23, 2011
It's a revamped look for LX's 1stLook with a familiar face. Maria Sansone needs no introduction to regular viewers of New York Live on WNBC/Channel 4. For the past year, Sansone has also has been co-host of 1stLoo... [FishbowlNY]

Emmy Awards Edge Sunday Night Football in Weekly Ratings - Posted September 22, 2011
More than 1.4 million people watched the Emmy Awards Sunday night on WNYW/Channel 5 for the top spot of the week, according to Nielsen. The event, hosted by Glee's Jane Lynch, pulled in a 7.1 rating. But right below the Emmys telecast was NBC's Sunday Night Football pitting the E... [Fishbowl NY]

Emmy Awards Edge Sunday Night Football in Weekly Ratings - Posted September 22, 2011
More than 1.4 million people watched the Emmy Awards Sunday night on WNYW/Channel 5 for the top spot of the week, according to Nielsen. The event, hosted by Glee's Jane Lynch, pulled in a 7.1 rating. But right below the Emmys telecast was NBC's Sunday Night Football pitting the E... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Throws Hat Into the Ring With 5 p.m. News - Posted September 14, 2011
Using their new and improved late-afternoon lineup lead-in as its impetus, WPIX is taking a crack at a 5 p.m. newscast. PIX News at Ten anchor Jodi Applegate, once again, helms the one-hour broadcast on her own. Irv "... [Fishbowl NY]

WPIX Throws Hat Into the Ring With 5 p.m. News - Posted September 14, 2011
Using their new and improved late-afternoon lineup lead-in as its impetus, WPIX is taking a crack at a 5 p.m. newscast. PIX News at Ten anchor Jodi Applegate, once again, helms the one-hour broadcast on her own. Irv "... [FishbowlNY]

Video: EMS Official Confronts WNBC Photographer - Posted September 13, 2011
A WNBC photographer got locked in a confrontation with an emergency medical official earlier this month while trying to cover the aftermath of a chemical spill in Bohemia, NY. And the incident was caught on tape (video above) by Phil Datz, the freelance cameraman who ... [TVSpy]

Stuck in Europe Following Honeymoon, WCBS Anchor Maurice DuBois Was 'Desperate for any Shred of Information' During 9/11 - Posted September 9, 2011
For several days, we've been offering you some insight as to how some well-known reporters and anchors covered the horrific day 10 years ago when our city, world, and life would change forever. We conclude our special coverage--9... [Fishbowl NY]

Stuck in Europe Following Honeymoon, WCBS Anchor Maurice DuBois Was 'Desperate for any Shred of Information' During 9/11 - Posted September 9, 2011
For several days, we've been offering you some insight as to how some well-known reporters and anchors covered the horrific day 10 years ago when our city, world, and life would change forever. We conclude our special coverage--9... [FishbowlNY]

Mayor Bloomberg Terror Threat Briefing Only Covered Live By WCBS and WNBC - Posted September 8, 2011
With the ten-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on Sunday, there's word of a credible, but unconfirmed threat that authorities were taking seriously. The threat, to coincide with this weekend's memorial services, potentially involves New York and/or Washington. Moments before President Obama's jobs address to Congre... [Fishbowl NY]

Mayor Bloomberg Terror Threat Briefing Only Covered Live By WCBS and WNBC - Posted September 8, 2011
With the ten-year anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on Sunday, there's word of a credible, but unconfirmed threat that authorities were taking seriously. The threat, to coincide with this weekend's memorial services, potentially involves New York and/or Washington. Moments before President Obama's jobs address to Congre... [FishbowlNY]

Jacque Reid Added as Host to WNBC's New York Live Lineup - Posted September 8, 2011
Last week, New York Live (formerly LX New York) made the switch to 3 p.m. and now has a third host, joining Jane Hanson and Sara Gore. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jacque Reid Added as Host to WNBC's New York Live Lineup - Posted September 8, 2011
Last week, New York Live (formerly LX New York) made the switch to 3 p.m. and now has a third host, joining Jane Hanson and Sara Gore. ... [FishbowlNY]

Perennial Ratings Winner, Yankees and Red Sox Do it Again for YES - Posted September 8, 2011
Once again, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox head into the final month of the season jockeying for position atop the AL East. And once again, their games rocket high in the ratings. The mid-week series at Fenway Park grabbed the top two prime time slots, according to the Nielsen... [Fishbowl NY]

Perennial Ratings Winner, Yankees and Red Sox Do it Again for YES - Posted September 8, 2011
Once again, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox head into the final month of the season jockeying for position atop the AL East. And once again, their games rocket high in the ratings. The mid-week series at Fenway Park grabbed the top two prime time slots, according to the Nielsen... [FishbowlNY]

Perennial Ratings Winner, Yankees and Red Sox Do it Again for YES - Posted September 8, 2011
Once again, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox head into the final month of the season jockeying for position atop the AL East. And once again, their games rocket high in the ratings. The mid-week series at Fenway Park grabbed the top two prime time slots, according to the Nielsen. The... [FishbowlLA]

Brian Williams Anchors WNBC's Irene Coverage - Posted August 28, 2011
Brian Williams popped over to the WNBC studios today and is anchoring the station's 1 p.m. hour, giving their anchors a much-needed break after mo... [TVSpy]

TV Stations Get into 'Irene' Mode with Noon Newscast, Gov. Christie's Remarks - Posted August 25, 2011
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TV Stations Get into 'Irene' Mode with Noon Newscast, Gov. Christie's Remarks - Posted August 25, 2011
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NY Stations Get Into Hurricane Mode, Airing Special Reports This Morning - Posted August 25, 2011
As Hurricane Irene moved closer to the East Coast this morning, New York stations brought live coverage of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's press conference on emergency preparedness, preempting regularly scheduled programming and giving viewers a glimpse of the type... [TVSpy]

Jersey Shore Takes Number One Again in Weekly Ratings - Posted August 25, 2011
MTV's Jersey Shore continues its dominance with another week atop the prime time ratings. An estimated 881,000 viewers watched the August 18th episode from Italy with a 4.4 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The New York Jets preseason game on WCBS/Channel 2 finished second for the week (744,000/3.7). ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jersey Shore Takes Number One Again in Weekly Ratings - Posted August 25, 2011
MTV's Jersey Shore continues its dominance with another week atop the prime time ratings. An estimated 881,000 viewers watched the August 18th episode from Italy with a 4.4 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The New York Jets preseason game on WCBS/Channel 2 finished second for the week (744,000/3.7). ... [FishbowlNY]

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... [FishbowlLA]

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]

WNBC Names Shiba Russell and Tom Llamas as 5 p.m. Anchor Team - Posted August 18, 2011
WNBC/Channel 4, which previously decided to bring back its 5 p.m. newscast, has named its anchor team. Shiba Russell (right), a weekend co-anchor with David Ushery... [FishbowlLA]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [FishbowlLA]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 29, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hearst to Launch "Cosmo for Guys," July 27 O... [FishbowlNY]

60 Minutes Take Weekly Top Spot on WCBS; America's Got Talent Number Two on WNBC - Posted July 28, 2011
As we meander through the summer, viewership is typically altered. But 60 Minutes had no problems grabbing ratings. The venerable newsmagazine was number one, according to the Nielsen Company. The broadcast had 751,000 WCBS/Channel 2 vi... [FishbowlLA]

WPIX Will Add a 5 p.m. Newscast To Fall Lineup - Posted July 28, 2011
WPIX will add an extra hour of news to their programming lineup this fall, according to our sister site, FishbowlNY. The new broadcast will air at 5 ... [TVSpy]

Breaking: WPIX to Air 5 p.m. Newscast Starting in September - Posted July 28, 2011
WPIX/Channel 11 is expanding its weekday news coverage. Beginning in early September, FishbowlNY has learned, the station is adding a 5 p.m. newscast each afternoon. A WPIX spokeswoman says an anchor for the newscast hasn't been chosen. But a likely candidate is ... [Fishbowl NY]

Breaking: WPIX to Air 5 p.m. Newscast Starting in September - Posted July 28, 2011
WPIX/Channel 11 is expanding its weekday news coverage. Beginning in early September, FishbowlNY has learned, the station is adding a 5 p.m. newscast each afternoon. A WPIX spokeswoman says an anchor for the newscast hasn't been chosen. But a likely candidate is ... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Nixes Health and Lifestyle Show in Favor of 'America's Court with Judge Ross' - Posted July 25, 2011
FishbowlNY reports today on the lineup changes at WNBC, the NBC owned-and-operated station in New York City. WNBC has nixed "The Daily ... [TVSpy]

WNBC Removes Daily Connection From Schedule; Can The Rundown Be Far Behind? - Posted July 25, 2011
WNBC has pulled the plug on the Daily Connection in favor of America's Court with Judge Ross. The courtroom show begins today on Channel 4, and other NBC Owned Television Stations during the summer. It debuted in several top markets last September. In the fall, a different show, but same theme takes... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Removes Daily Connection From Schedule; Can The Rundown Be Far Behind? - Posted July 25, 2011
WNBC has pulled the plug on the Daily Connection in favor of America's Court with Judge Ross. The courtroom show begins today on Channel 4, and other NBC Owned Television Stations during the summer. It debuted in several top markets last September. In the fall, a different show, but same theme takes... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 22, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Reporter Who Blew Whistle on News of the World Scandal Found Dead, July 18 ... [Fishbowl NY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 22, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Reporter Who Blew Whistle on News of the World Scandal Found Dead, July 18 ... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door: The Daily Beast Talk Show, 'TIME' Everywhere, and More - Posted July 21, 2011
The Daily Beast has made a few new hires in order to launch a new venture: an online talk show. Sources told The New Yor... [PRNewser]

MLB All-Star Game Lifts WNYW to Weekly Top Spot - Posted July 21, 2011
With the temperatures consistently in the 90s, summer also means the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. The annual mid-summer classic took the number one prime time position for the week, according to the Nielsen Company. The All-Star Game had an estimated 945,000 WNYW/Channel 5 viewers, with a 4.7 rating. The 30-minute... [Fishbowl NY]

MLB All-Star Game Lifts WNYW to Weekly Top Spot - Posted July 21, 2011
With the temperatures consistently in the 90s, summer also means the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. The annual mid-summer classic took the number one prime time position for the week, according to the Nielsen Company. The All-Star Game had an estimated 945,000 WNYW/Channel 5 viewers, with a 4.7 rating. The 30-minute... [FishbowlNY]

Ann Mercogliano Finds a New Home in NYC Market, Going from WNBC to WCBS - Posted July 19, 2011
As our friends at Fishbowl NY reported this morning, Ann Mercogliano has departed ... [TVSpy]

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 ... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

Len Berman Drops WOR, Replaced by WNBC's Bruce Beck - Posted July 18, 2011
The Len Berman comeback tour is well underway. Since being shown the door at WNBC in 2009 after more than two decades as their top sports anchor, Berman has become a Renaissance Man of sorts. His legions of fans get a daily emailed Top 5 spo... [Fishbowl NY]

Len Berman Drops WOR, Replaced by WNBC's Bruce Beck - Posted July 18, 2011
The Len Berman comeback tour is well underway. Since being shown the door at WNBC in 2009 after more than two decades as their top sports anchor, Berman has become a Renaissance Man of sorts. His legions of fans get a daily emailed Top 5 spo... [FishbowlNY]

Reporter Ann Mercogliano Jumps Ship From WNBC to WCBS - Posted July 18, 2011
Ann Mercogliano, who joined WNBC/Channel 4 in 2010 as reporter for New York Live (formerly ... [FishbowlLA]

Reporter Ann Mercogliano Jumps Ship From WNBC to WCBS - Posted July 18, 2011
Ann Mercogliano, who joined WNBC/Channel 4 in 2010 as reporter for New York Live (formerly ... [Fishbowl NY]

Reporter Ann Mercogliano Jumps Ship From WNBC to WCBS - Posted July 18, 2011
Ann Mercogliano, who joined WNBC/Channel 4 in 2010 as reporter for New York Live (formerly ... [FishbowlNY]

Mike Francesa Ending Mike'd Up After Seven Years - Posted July 12, 2011
Radio talk show host Mike Francesa is ending his WNBC-TV Sunday night sports show, Mike'd Up, ... [UnBeige]

Mike Francesa Ending Mike'd Up After Seven Years - Posted July 12, 2011
Radio talk show host Mike Francesa is ending his WNBC-TV Sunday night sports show, Mike'd Up, ... [SportsNewser]

The Voice and America's Got Talent Take WNBC to Top of Weekly Ratings - Posted July 8, 2011
WNBC/Channel 4 had another strong week, thanks to the one-two punch of The Voice and America's Got Talent. Talent was number one, according to the Nielsen Company, with an estimated 747,000 viewers and a 3.7 rating on the Wednesday night show. The Tuesday night edition tied for third (642,000/3.2). ... [Fishbowl NY]

The Voice and America's Got Talent Take WNBC to Top of Weekly Ratings - Posted July 8, 2011
WNBC/Channel 4 had another strong week, thanks to the one-two punch of The Voice and America's Got Talent. Talent was number one, according to the Nielsen Company, with an estimated 747,000 viewers and a 3.7 rating on the Wednesday night show. The Tuesday night edition tied for third (642,000/3.2). ... [FishbowlNY]

5 p.m. News Returns to WNBC, as New York Live Moves to 3 p.m. - Posted June 17, 2011
How will WNBC mark two years on the air for lifestyle and entertainment show New York Live (formerly LX New York)? WNBC/Channel 4 has announced that they will bring news back to viewers at the, once coveted, 5 p.m. slot. "We're excited to announce the launch of a 5 p.m. newscast on NBC... [Fishbowl NY]

5 p.m. News Returns to WNBC, as New York Live Moves to 3 p.m. - Posted June 17, 2011
How will WNBC mark two years on the air for lifestyle and entertainment show New York Live (formerly LX New York)? WNBC/Channel 4 has announced that they will bring news back to viewers at the, once coveted, 5 p.m. slot. "We're excited to announce the launch of a 5 p.m. newscast on NBC... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Returning Newscast to 5 p.m. - Posted June 17, 2011
Two years after scrapping its 5 p.m. newscast in favor of the local lifestyle show "LX New York," WNBC has decided to return news to the timeslot. In September, the station will debut a new, one-hour newscast in the spot that previously held the station's iconic "Live... [TVSpy]

Gearing Up for Tonys, New York Nonstop Takes Viewers In the Wings - Posted June 10, 2011
WNBC's local information and lifestyle digital channel, New York Nonstop, will air a marathon of In the Wings, a new series focused on Broadway. The marathon will begin tonight just before midnight and will continue until Sunday at 1 p.m., ahead of the 65th Annual Tony Awards airing that evening... [Fishbowl NY]

Gearing Up for Tonys, New York Nonstop Takes Viewers In the Wings - Posted June 10, 2011
WNBC's local information and lifestyle digital channel, New York Nonstop, will air a marathon of In the Wings, a new series focused on Broadway. The marathon will begin tonight just before midnight and will continue until Sunday at 1 p.m., ahead of the 65th Annual Tony Awards airing that evening... [FishbowlNY]

Idol and Dancing Top Weekly Ratings - Posted May 11, 2011
American Idol and Dancing With The Stars led the way among prime time programs for the week ending May 8. According to the Nielsen Company, performance shows of Idol (1.7 million/8.8) and Dancing tied for number one in New York. The Idol results show landed at three with 1.6 million ... [Fishbowl NY]

Idol and Dancing Top Weekly Ratings - Posted May 11, 2011
American Idol and Dancing With The Stars led the way among prime time programs for the week ending May 8. According to the Nielsen Company, performance shows of Idol (1.7 million/8.8) and Dancing tied for number one in New York. The Idol results show landed at three with 1.6 million ... [FishbowlNY]

Host Lauren Scala Hopes People Will Be 'Inspired By' New York Nonstop's Great American Health Challenge - Posted May 11, 2011
Billed as a docu-reality show, WNBC digital platform New York Nonstop is running The Great American Health Challenge. But don't let the title fool you---this is pure New York. This is a unique 12-week program where participants from the five borough complete "healthy" tasks such as: smoking cessation, nutr... [Fishbowl NY]

Host Lauren Scala Hopes People Will Be 'Inspired By' New York Nonstop's Great American Health Challenge - Posted May 11, 2011
Billed as a docu-reality show, WNBC digital platform New York Nonstop is running The Great American Health Challenge. But don't let the title fool you---this is pure New York. This is a unique 12-week program where participants from the five borough complete "healthy" tasks such as: smoking cessation, nutr... [FishbowlNY]

Joey Reynolds' New York Nonstop Show Returns from Hiatus - Posted May 9, 2011
It appears that All Night with Joey Reynolds, lately on WNBC's digital platform New York Nonstop is ready for a return to the airwaves. As we reported ... [Fishbowl NY]

Joey Reynolds' New York Nonstop Show Returns from Hiatus - Posted May 9, 2011
It appears that All Night with Joey Reynolds, lately on WNBC's digital platform New York Nonstop is ready for a return to the airwaves. As we reported ... [FishbowlNY]

WCBS-TV Reporter Jennifer McLogan, Big Winner at Folio Awards - Posted May 6, 2011
Honoring the excellence in local news coverage, specifically Long Island reporting, the Folio Awards were presented Friday by the Fair Media Council. Veteran WCBS/Channel 2 Long Island correspondent Jennifer McLogan won five Folios. ... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS-TV Reporter Jennifer McLogan, Big Winner at Folio Awards - Posted May 6, 2011
Honoring the excellence in local news coverage, specifically Long Island reporting, the Folio Awards were presented Friday by the Fair Media Council. Veteran WCBS/Channel 2 Long Island correspondent Jennifer McLogan won five Folios. ... [FishbowlNY]

Stations Preempt Regular Programming for Coverage of President Obama's Visit to Ground Zero - Posted May 5, 2011
Today, President Obama made his first appearance at Ground Zero since announcing to the world Sunday night the death of Osama Bin Laden. It was also Obama's first visit to the hallowed ground since becoming president in 2009. The New York stations were ready ... [FishbowlLA]

Hiatus for New York Nonstop's All Night with Joey Reynolds - Posted May 4, 2011
It's been just over three months since veteran broadcaster Joey Reynolds tried a return... [Fishbowl NY]

Hiatus for New York Nonstop's All Night with Joey Reynolds - Posted May 4, 2011
It's been just over three months since veteran broadcaster Joey Reynolds tried a return... [FishbowlNY]

As New Yorkers Celebrate Bin Laden's Death, WNBC Provides Unrivaled Local Coverage - Posted May 2, 2011
Following the dramatic announcement late Sunday night that the U.S. had killed Osama bin Laden, New York's WNBC stayed in breaking news mode long after ... [TVSpy]

New York Stations Scramble to Cover Death of Osama Bin Laden - Posted May 2, 2011
On a night that the world learned about the death of Osama Bin Laden, TV networks and New York City stations poured in special coverage. The first word came in at 10:45 p.m. last night that President Obama would make a major announcement from the East Room of the White House. He... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Stations Scramble to Cover Death of Osama Bin Laden - Posted May 2, 2011
On a night that the world learned about the death of Osama Bin Laden, TV networks and New York City stations poured in special coverage. The first word came in at 10:45 p.m. last night that President Obama would make a major announcement from the East Room of the White House. He... [FishbowlNY]

Former NY1 Reporter Turns to Writing, Author of First Book - Posted April 28, 2011
Jennifer Rainville didn't have a lengthy or legendary career in TV news, but it helped lead her into her true calling as a full-time author. Rainville worked behind the scenes at WNBC in 2001, and got in front of the c... [Fishbowl NY]

Former NY1 Reporter Turns to Writing, Author of First Book - Posted April 28, 2011
Jennifer Rainville didn't have a lengthy or legendary career in TV news, but it helped lead her into her true calling as a full-time author. Rainville worked behind the scenes at WNBC in 2001, and got in front of the c... [FishbowlNY]

Another Prime Time Ratings Winner for Idol and Dancing - Posted April 28, 2011
American Idol remains a rating juggernaut in New York. The talent competition, in its 10th year, once again took the top two positions. Last week, the 90-minute performance show was number one with an estimated 1.7 million Fox 5/WNYW viewers and an 8.8 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The Idol... [Fishbowl NY]

Another Prime Time Ratings Winner for Idol and Dancing - Posted April 28, 2011
American Idol remains a rating juggernaut in New York. The talent competition, in its 10th year, once again took the top two positions. Last week, the 90-minute performance show was number one with an estimated 1.7 million Fox 5/WNYW viewers and an 8.8 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The Idol... [FishbowlNY]

Former WNBC Veterans Form New Website--Buzz60.com - Posted April 28, 2011
Several local TV veterans are collaborating on a new website--buzz60.com. The site features video reports and clips by Jay DeDapper, ... [Fishbowl NY]

Former WNBC Veterans Form New Website--Buzz60.com - Posted April 28, 2011
Several local TV veterans are collaborating on a new website--buzz60.com. The site features video reports and clips by Jay DeDapper, ... [FishbowlNY]

Mike Francesa Reduces His Mike'd Up Schedule on WNBC - Posted April 22, 2011
If you've wondered what happened to Mike Francesa on his own show--Mike'd Up Sunday night--you're astute. The popular afternoon host on WFAN (and simulcast on the YES Network) has reduced his face time from 36 to 24 shows per year. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Mike Francesa Reduces His Mike'd Up Schedule on WNBC - Posted April 22, 2011
If you've wondered what happened to Mike Francesa on his own show--Mike'd Up Sunday night--you're astute. The popular afternoon host on WFAN (and simulcast on the YES Network) has reduced his face time from 36 to 24 shows per year. ... [FishbowlNY]

First 'Post-Pia' Idol Keeps Hold of Top Spots in New York - Posted April 20, 2011
There was much talk heating up the Internet following Pia Toscano's surprise exit on American Idol. Outraged, many New Yorkers (Pia is from Howard Beach, N.Y.) said they would no longer watch the show--or at least not for the remainder of this season. But, no matter. The latest Nielsen ratings are out... [Fishbowl NY]

First 'Post-Pia' Idol Keeps Hold of Top Spots in New York - Posted April 20, 2011
There was much talk heating up the Internet following Pia Toscano's surprise exit on American Idol. Outraged, many New Yorkers (Pia is from Howard Beach, N.Y.) said they would no longer watch the show--or at least not for the remainder of this season. But, no matter. The latest Nielsen ratings are out... [FishbowlNY]

WABC-TV and WCBS-TV Sending Reporters to Royal Wedding - Posted April 20, 2011
Get the strawberries and cream ready, or perhaps the shepherds pie. Showing that the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton isn't just a worldwide affair, but also a "local" event, several New York reporters and a... [Fishbowl NY]

WABC-TV and WCBS-TV Sending Reporters to Royal Wedding - Posted April 20, 2011
Get the strawberries and cream ready, or perhaps the shepherds pie. Showing that the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton isn't just a worldwide affair, but also a "local" event, several New York reporters and a... [FishbowlNY]

Veteran Imus Newsman/Sidekick Charles McCord Retiring Next Month - Posted April 15, 2011
Johnny Carson had Ed McMahon, Michael Jordan had Scottie Pippen, and for the better part of the last 40 years Don Imus has had Charles McCord. The veteran newsman/sidekick for the ... [Fishbowl NY]

Veteran Imus Newsman/Sidekick Charles McCord Retiring Next Month - Posted April 15, 2011
Johnny Carson had Ed McMahon, Michael Jordan had Scottie Pippen, and for the better part of the last 40 years Don Imus has had Charles McCord. The veteran newsman/sidekick for the ... [FishbowlNY]

FishbowlNY Investigates the New Crop of TV 'Meteorologists' - Posted April 13, 2011
We told you about the weekend weather changes at WCBS, where veteran meteorologist John Marshall was ousted in favor of Katie Fehlinger earlier this month. A FishbowlNY Investi... [Fishbowl NY]

FishbowlNY Investigates the New Crop of TV 'Meteorologists' - Posted April 13, 2011
We told you about the weekend weather changes at WCBS, where veteran meteorologist John Marshall was ousted in favor of Katie Fehlinger earlier this month. A FishbowlNY Investi... [FishbowlNY]

New York Emmys Give WPIX Reason to Celebrate - Posted April 5, 2011
CW-affiliate WPIX took home the most Emmys of any New York station this weekend, winning 10. The award tally, which included wins in the Continuing Coverage, Technical Achievement, and multiple Promotion categories, is a bright spot for a station that ... [TVSpy]

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... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

Meteorologist John Marshall 'Wasn't Shocked' by Losing Weekend Shifts at WCBS-TV - Posted March 31, 2011
If you wake up early on the weekend, then you are probably aware of the John Marshall body of work. He had more than a dozen years under his belt at WNBC when they went in another direction last summer. But as fate would have it, the timing worked perfectly ... [Fishbowl NY]

Meteorologist John Marshall 'Wasn't Shocked' by Losing Weekend Shifts at WCBS-TV - Posted March 31, 2011
If you wake up early on the weekend, then you are probably aware of the John Marshall body of work. He had more than a dozen years under his belt at WNBC when they went in another direction last summer. But as fate would have it, the timing worked perfectly ... [FishbowlNY]

Idol Takes Weekly Top Spot, But Dancing Season Premiere Squeezes Into Number Two - Posted March 30, 2011
American Idol found its way to the top of the weekly ratings in New York. The Fox talent competition scored with an estimated 2.1 million WNYW fans and a 10.5 rating for the two-hour performance show Wednesday, according to the Nielsen Company. However, unlike most weeks, Idol did not grab the 1-2... [Fishbowl NY]

Idol Takes Weekly Top Spot, But Dancing Season Premiere Squeezes Into Number Two - Posted March 30, 2011
American Idol found its way to the top of the weekly ratings in New York. The Fox talent competition scored with an estimated 2.1 million WNYW fans and a 10.5 rating for the two-hour performance show Wednesday, according to the Nielsen Company. However, unlike most weeks, Idol did not grab the 1-2... [FishbowlNY]

American Idol and Glee Take WNYW to Top of Prime Time Ratings - Posted March 24, 2011
Another week, another American Idol top finish. Fox's talent competition, once again, held down the top two positions for the week ending March 20. The Wednesday night two-hour performance show pulled in an estimated 1.8 million viewers and a 9.1 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The Idol result show was number... [Fishbowl NY]

American Idol and Glee Take WNYW to Top of Prime Time Ratings - Posted March 24, 2011
Another week, another American Idol top finish. Fox's talent competition, once again, held down the top two positions for the week ending March 20. The Wednesday night two-hour performance show pulled in an estimated 1.8 million viewers and a 9.1 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The Idol result show was number... [FishbowlNY]

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... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

Report: Rolanda Watts, One Time WNBC and WABC Reporter, Arrested For DUI - Posted March 7, 2011
Former WNBC and WABC anchor/reporter Rolanda Watts was arrested early Saturday morning on a suspicion of DUI, according to TMZ. Watts, who was leaving the NAACP Image Awards, was booked at 1:30 a.m. in Hollywood. TMZ reports Watts was booked for a Van Nuys jail at... [Fishbowl NY]

Report: Rolanda Watts, One Time WNBC and WABC Reporter, Arrested For DUI - Posted March 7, 2011
Former WNBC and WABC anchor/reporter Rolanda Watts was arrested early Saturday morning on a suspicion of DUI, according to TMZ. Watts, who was leaving the NAACP Image Awards, was booked at 1:30 a.m. in Hollywood. TMZ reports Watts was booked for a Van Nuys jail at... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC's Jane Hanson: "I'm a Woman Over 50, and Women Over 50 Are Not Necessarily Welcomed" - Posted March 7, 2011
"I'm a woman over 50, and women over 50 are not necessarily welcomed on television," WNBC's Jane Hanson to... [TVSpy]

Marking First Anniversary With LX New York, Jane Hanson Says 'We Are Now' the 'Go To Show' - Posted March 7, 2011
While everyone is familiar with the legendary team of Chuck Scarborough and Sue Simmons, Jane Hanson... [Fishbowl NY]

Marking First Anniversary With LX New York, Jane Hanson Says 'We Are Now' the 'Go To Show' - Posted March 7, 2011
While everyone is familiar with the legendary team of Chuck Scarborough and Sue Simmons, Jane Hanson... [FishbowlNY]

Oscars Give WABC One, Two Punch in Weekly Ratings - Posted March 3, 2011
As Hollywood was crowning The King's Speech, WABC was basking in the Oscar night festivities. It was no surprise that the Academy Awards, typically one of the highest-rated shows of the year, was number one for the week. The compact (by Oscar standards) three-hour plus telecast pulled in an estimated 4 million viewers... [Fishbowl NY]

Oscars Give WABC One, Two Punch in Weekly Ratings - Posted March 3, 2011
As Hollywood was crowning The King's Speech, WABC was basking in the Oscar night festivities. It was no surprise that the Academy Awards, typically one of the highest-rated shows of the year, was number one for the week. The compact (by Oscar standards) three-hour plus telecast pulled in an estimated 4 million viewers... [FishbowlNY]

American Idol Powers Fox 5 to Top of Ratings - Posted February 24, 2011
With "Hollywood Week" well underway, American Idol gained the top two prime time positions in the New York ratings. WNYW/Fox 5 saw an average 1.7 million viewers for the two nights last week, according to the Nielsen Company. The amateur talent competition had an average 8.4 rating. But Idol wasn't the only show... [Fishbowl NY]

American Idol Powers Fox 5 to Top of Ratings - Posted February 24, 2011
With "Hollywood Week" well underway, American Idol gained the top two prime time positions in the New York ratings. WNYW/Fox 5 saw an average 1.7 million viewers for the two nights last week, according to the Nielsen Company. The amateur talent competition had an average 8.4 rating. But Idol wasn't the only show... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Leads Over-The-Air Channels With 48 New York Emmy Nominations - Posted February 18, 2011
Nominations for the 54th Annual New York Emmy Awards were announced yesterday. WNBC tops the list among over-the-air stations with 48 nominations. WPIX was next with 33 nods, while WABC received 27 nominations. WCBS was recognized 19 times. Fox 5/WNYW got 14 nominations, Thirteen/WNET earned 8 nominations. My9/WWOR picked up a pair of... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Leads Over-The-Air Channels With 48 New York Emmy Nominations - Posted February 18, 2011
Nominations for the 54th Annual New York Emmy Awards were announced yesterday. WNBC tops the list among over-the-air stations with 48 nominations. WPIX was next with 33 nods, while WABC received 27 nominations. WCBS was recognized 19 times. Fox 5/WNYW got 14 nominations, Thirteen/WNET earned 8 nominations. My9/WWOR picked up a pair of... [FishbowlNY]

MSG Network Tops the List for New York Emmy Award Nominations - Posted February 18, 2011
MSG Network received a whopping 60 nominations Thursday for the 54th Annual New York Emmy Awards. Among the other regional sports networks, the YES Network notched 46 nominations, while MSG Varsity picked up 32 nods. SNY was recognized 23 times. Breaking it down further, in the category Sports Coverage: Series, MSG was bookende... [Fishbowl NY]

MSG Network Tops the List for New York Emmy Award Nominations - Posted February 18, 2011
MSG Network received a whopping 60 nominations Thursday for the 54th Annual New York Emmy Awards. Among the other regional sports networks, the YES Network notched 46 nominations, while MSG Varsity picked up 32 nods. SNY was recognized 23 times. Breaking it down further, in the category Sports Coverage: Series, MSG was bookende... [FishbowlNY]

NBC O&Os Debut Twitter-Sourced Local News Platform 'The 20' - Posted February 10, 2011
NBC Local Media has begun rolling out "The 20," an experimental new program in which NBC O&Os curate the thoughts of 20 influential, local Twitter-ers in each market. "The 20" is now available on the websites of New York's WNBC and D.C.'s ... [TVSpy]

Super Bowl XLV, WNYW Crushes Competition - Posted February 10, 2011
Even without the Jets playing in the big game, there was little doubt that Super Bowl XLV would be the number one show in New York last week. The game, which became the most-watched prime time program in history, pulled in an estimated 6.6 million viewers on WNYW with a eye-popping 32.8... [Fishbowl NY]

Super Bowl XLV, WNYW Crushes Competition - Posted February 10, 2011
Even without the Jets playing in the big game, there was little doubt that Super Bowl XLV would be the number one show in New York last week. The game, which became the most-watched prime time program in history, pulled in an estimated 6.6 million viewers on WNYW with a eye-popping 32.8... [FishbowlNY]

Shiba Russell Joins WNBC, Makes Clear She's Not Replacing Sue Simmons - Posted February 8, 2011
Shiba Russell is set to join WNBC as a weekend anchor and reporter. Russell comes to the NBC flaghsip from Boston's WCVB, where she's w... [TVSpy]

After Leaving WNYW, Reporter Katherine Creag Pops Up at WNBC - Posted February 4, 2011
Reporter Katherine Creag, who left WNYW in October after 5 years with the Fox-affiliate, has joined crosstown rival WNBC. "It's great here... [TVSpy]

Veteran Reporter Katherine Creag Joins WNBC - Posted February 4, 2011
Reporter Katherine Creag, who left Fox 5/WNYW in October, has turned up on WNBC/Channel 4. She started at Fox 5 in 2005. Freelancing since January 17, Creag has mostly been seen on Today in New York and Weekend Today in New York. "I love... [Fishbowl NY]

Veteran Reporter Katherine Creag Joins WNBC - Posted February 4, 2011
Reporter Katherine Creag, who left Fox 5/WNYW in October, has turned up on WNBC/Channel 4. She started at Fox 5 in 2005. Freelancing since January 17, Creag has mostly been seen on Today in New York and Weekend Today in New York. "I love... [FishbowlNY]

Janice Huff, Otis Livingston Among McDonald's Black Media Legends - Posted February 4, 2011
As February began, so did Black History Month. On Tuesday, McDonald's Tri-State Area Restaurants held their annual Black Media Legends luncheon at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. This year's class includes WCBS/Channel 2 sports anchor Otis Livingston... [Fishbowl NY]

Janice Huff, Otis Livingston Among McDonald's Black Media Legends - Posted February 4, 2011
As February began, so did Black History Month. On Tuesday, McDonald's Tri-State Area Restaurants held their annual Black Media Legends luncheon at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. This year's class includes WCBS/Channel 2 sports anchor Otis Livingston... [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... [Fishbowl NY]

'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]

WCBS and WPIX Win With Extended Storm Coverage - Posted February 2, 2011
Another day, another winter storm with which New Yorkers must deal. This time, though, it was primarily a serious ice storm for the morning rush. WCBS and WPIX get praise for extra coverage this morning. Once again, Channel 2 is showing that they are the station to turn to when weather gets rough. Following... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS and WPIX Win With Extended Storm Coverage - Posted February 2, 2011
Another day, another winter storm with which New Yorkers must deal. This time, though, it was primarily a serious ice storm for the morning rush. WCBS and WPIX get praise for extra coverage this morning. Once again, Channel 2 is showing that they are the station to turn to when weather gets rough. Following... [FishbowlNY]

Bracing for More Winter Weather, Stations Plan Early Start to Morning Newscasts - Posted February 1, 2011
With more bad weather forecast to start during the overnight, most of the New York City stations are ready to help viewers get a jump on their morning. It means early wake up calls for much of the dawn patrol talent. WCBS/Channel 2 begins CBS 2 News This Morning at 4 a.m. WNBC/Channel 4... [Fishbowl NY]

Bracing for More Winter Weather, Stations Plan Early Start to Morning Newscasts - Posted February 1, 2011
With more bad weather forecast to start during the overnight, most of the New York City stations are ready to help viewers get a jump on their morning. It means early wake up calls for much of the dawn patrol talent. WCBS/Channel 2 begins CBS 2 News This Morning at 4 a.m. WNBC/Channel 4... [FishbowlNY]

New York Stations Carry Mayor Bloomberg Snow Response - Posted January 27, 2011
From the "Here We Go Again Department," several more than 10 inches of snow fell in Central Park through the overnight. As familiar as the snow falling has been this season, so are the reporters gathered throughout the tri-state to assess the situation. Another mainstay of the winter weather has been M... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Stations Carry Mayor Bloomberg Snow Response - Posted January 27, 2011
From the "Here We Go Again Department," several more than 10 inches of snow fell in Central Park through the overnight. As familiar as the snow falling has been this season, so are the reporters gathered throughout the tri-state to assess the situation. Another mainstay of the winter weather has been M... [FishbowlNY]

As Rivals Go to Regular Programming, WCBS Sticks with Local Snow Coverage - Posted January 27, 2011
"Stay at home if you can and watch channel 7 all day long," advised WABC reporter Anthony Johnson as he covered the aftermath of a storm that dumped over a foot of snow on the... [TVSpy]

Veteran Radio Host Joey Reynolds Hopes for 'Anti-Christ of Demographics' With New York Nonstop Show - Posted January 25, 2011
Joey Reynolds is a legendary broadcasting personality with more than 50 years under his belt. Reynolds, most recently, was overnight talk show host on WOR and heard nationally on the WOR Radio Network. That gig, the longest of his career, lasted 14 years. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Veteran Radio Host Joey Reynolds Hopes for 'Anti-Christ of Demographics' With New York Nonstop Show - Posted January 25, 2011
Joey Reynolds is a legendary broadcasting personality with more than 50 years under his belt. Reynolds, most recently, was overnight talk show host on WOR and heard nationally on the WOR Radio Network. That gig, the longest of his career, lasted 14 years. ... [FishbowlNY]

Departing WNBC Reporter Tim Minton: 'The Business is Really Undergoing a Revolution' - Posted January 24, 2011
Veteran reporter Tim Minton has left WNBC on his own terms. Minton departed WNBC on January 7th after 12 years with the NBC flagship. He tells TVSpy sister site ... [TVSpy]

McDonald's Names Annual List of Black Media Legends - Posted January 20, 2011
For the 9th year, McDonald's, in recognition of Black History Month, has named New York-based talent as Black Media Legends. FishbowlNY will be on hand February 1 when those chosen are feted at a Waldorf-Astoria luncheon. Among this year's honorees: Sade... [Fishbowl NY]

McDonald's Names Annual List of Black Media Legends - Posted January 20, 2011
For the 9th year, McDonald's, in recognition of Black History Month, has named New York-based talent as Black Media Legends. FishbowlNY will be on hand February 1 when those chosen are feted at a Waldorf-Astoria luncheon. Among this year's honorees: Sade... [FishbowlNY]

Jets Playoff Stunner Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted January 20, 2011
As the New York Jets held on Sunday night for a riveting victory against their long-standing rival Patriots, fans flocked to WCBS in tremendous numbers. As expected, the game was number one for the week, according to the Nielsen Company, with an estimated 3.7 million and 18.5 rating. Viewers stuck around for the... [Fishbowl NY]

Jets Playoff Stunner Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted January 20, 2011
As the New York Jets held on Sunday night for a riveting victory against their long-standing rival Patriots, fans flocked to WCBS in tremendous numbers. As expected, the game was number one for the week, according to the Nielsen Company, with an estimated 3.7 million and 18.5 rating. Viewers stuck around for the... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC's Bruce Beck Named Sportscaster of Year - Posted January 19, 2011
Bruce Beck, weeknight sports anchor at WNBC, has been named New York Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA). Beck has been with WNBC since 1997, but gained notoriety in March 2009 when he replaced ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC's Bruce Beck Named Sportscaster of Year - Posted January 19, 2011
Bruce Beck, weeknight sports anchor at WNBC, has been named New York Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association (NSSA). Beck has been with WNBC since 1997, but gained notoriety in March 2009 when he replaced ... [FishbowlNY]

Report: WPIX Drops Sports Department - Posted January 19, 2011
It appears to be the end of an era in New York TV News. Tribune-owned WPIX/Channel 11 is poised to dump its sports department. With it, the New York Post reports Lolita Lopez (left), the station's sports director, is getting reassigned. The paper said ... [Fishbowl NY]

Report: WPIX Drops Sports Department - Posted January 19, 2011
It appears to be the end of an era in New York TV News. Tribune-owned WPIX/Channel 11 is poised to dump its sports department. With it, the New York Post reports Lolita Lopez (left), the station's sports director, is getting reassigned. The paper said ... [FishbowlNY]

Former Reporter Glenn Zimmerman Says His Time with WNBC Was "a Crazy Ride" - Posted January 18, 2011
Veteran reporter Glenn Zimmerman departed WNBC when his contract expired at the end of 2010. Now he's describing his time with the NBC flagship a... [TVSpy]

Reporter Glenn Zimmerman Talks About Leaving WNBC - Posted January 18, 2011
As we reported last week, reporter Glenn Zimmerman left WNBC when the station chose not to renew his contract at the end of the year. Zimmerman spent three years at WNBC, most prominently on the weekday Today in New York. He wasn't surprised ... [Fishbowl NY]

Reporter Glenn Zimmerman Talks About Leaving WNBC - Posted January 18, 2011
As we reported last week, reporter Glenn Zimmerman left WNBC when the station chose not to renew his contract at the end of the year. Zimmerman spent three years at WNBC, most prominently on the weekday Today in New York. He wasn't surprised ... [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, ... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

Jets Playoffs Win Tops Prime Time Ratings - Posted January 13, 2011
It's no surprise that the New York Jets "edge-of-your-seat" Wild Card win over the Colts held fans interest right to the final kick. The game Saturday night was number one in the weekly New York ratings, according to the Nielsen Company, with a 2.5 million audience and 12.4 rating on WNBC. ... [Fishbowl NY]

Jets Playoffs Win Tops Prime Time Ratings - Posted January 13, 2011
It's no surprise that the New York Jets "edge-of-your-seat" Wild Card win over the Colts held fans interest right to the final kick. The game Saturday night was number one in the weekly New York ratings, according to the Nielsen Company, with a 2.5 million audience and 12.4 rating on WNBC. ... [FishbowlNY]

WCBS-TV Wallops Competition in Morning Storm Coverage - Posted January 13, 2011
With the snowstorm barreling down on New York Wednesday, WCBS-TV was besting the other early morning news programs. From 4 to 7 a.m. Channel 2, with Rob Morrison, Mary Calvi, and ... [Fishbowl NY]

WCBS-TV Wallops Competition in Morning Storm Coverage - Posted January 13, 2011
With the snowstorm barreling down on New York Wednesday, WCBS-TV was besting the other early morning news programs. From 4 to 7 a.m. Channel 2, with Rob Morrison, Mary Calvi, and ... [FishbowlNY]

Revolving Door Spins at WNBC; Minton Out and Glorioso In - Posted January 13, 2011
The revolving door continues to spin at New York's WNBC. Following the departure of reporter Glenn Zimmerman... [TVSpy]

Reporter Glenn Zimmerman Out at WNBC - Posted January 13, 2011
Another day, another WNBC reporter has departed the station. Our sister site TVSpy has learned that Glenn Zimmerman has left WNBC after his contract was... [Fishbowl NY]

Reporter Glenn Zimmerman Out at WNBC - Posted January 13, 2011
Another day, another WNBC reporter has departed the station. Our sister site TVSpy has learned that Glenn Zimmerman has left WNBC after his contract was... [FishbowlNY]

Veteran Reporter Glenn Zimmerman Departs WNBC - Posted January 13, 2011
Veteran reporter Glenn Zimmerman has exited WNBC after three years. NBC's flagship station decided not to renew his contract, which expired at the end of the year. Zimmerman came to WNBC from... [TVSpy]

TV Stations Cover Bloomberg Snow Prep - Posted January 11, 2011
Normally, a Mayor Bloomberg press briefing 12 hours before a potential snowstorm might not make for necessary live coverage. However, this impending storm comes two weeks after the infamous blizzard. The mayor and other city officials were widely criticized for the snow removal, or lack of. Therefore, the majority of city stations... [Fishbowl NY]

TV Stations Cover Bloomberg Snow Prep - Posted January 11, 2011
Normally, a Mayor Bloomberg press briefing 12 hours before a potential snowstorm might not make for necessary live coverage. However, this impending storm comes two weeks after the infamous blizzard. The mayor and other city officials were widely criticized for the snow removal, or lack of. Therefore, the majority of city stations... [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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New York Giants Playoff Push Scores Big Numbers - Posted January 5, 2011
Viewers watched in droves, as the New York Giants made last gasp at the playoffs. The late afternoon game on WNYW won the weekly prime time ratings in New York. According to the Nielsen Company, an estimated 2.1 million (with a 10.5 rating) saw the Giants beat the Redskins. However, ... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Giants Playoff Push Scores Big Numbers - Posted January 5, 2011
Viewers watched in droves, as the New York Giants made last gasp at the playoffs. The late afternoon game on WNYW won the weekly prime time ratings in New York. According to the Nielsen Company, an estimated 2.1 million (with a 10.5 rating) saw the Giants beat the Redskins. However, ... [FishbowlNY]

David Ushery Guides Viewers Through The Debrief - Posted January 4, 2011
Since 2009, WNBC has given viewers a behind-the-scenes pass to their studios and newsroom with The Debrief. The program is a high-energy, no-script combination week-in-review and look-ahead with the reporters locked in on those specific stories. But, what makes the show work best is its host--... [Fishbowl NY]

David Ushery Guides Viewers Through The Debrief - Posted January 4, 2011
Since 2009, WNBC has given viewers a behind-the-scenes pass to their studios and newsroom with The Debrief. The program is a high-energy, no-script combination week-in-review and look-ahead with the reporters locked in on those specific stories. But, what makes the show work best is its host--... [FishbowlNY]

Jets Nailbiter Against Steelers Number One For Week - Posted December 23, 2010
The Jets holding on against the Steelers Sunday night was the number one prime time show in New York. The 4:15 p.m. game crossed into evening by 15 minutes. Solidifying the top spot, according to the Nielsen Company, there were 1.8 million viewers on WCBS and a 9.1 rating. The Jets finish gave 60... [Fishbowl NY]

Jets Nailbiter Against Steelers Number One For Week - Posted December 23, 2010
The Jets holding on against the Steelers Sunday night was the number one prime time show in New York. The 4:15 p.m. game crossed into evening by 15 minutes. Solidifying the top spot, according to the Nielsen Company, there were 1.8 million viewers on WCBS and a 9.1 rating. The Jets finish gave 60... [FishbowlNY]

Anchor Shiba Russell May Be Moving from Boston to New York - Posted December 21, 2010
Shiba Russell, who has been a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter for Boston's WCVB, is reportedly in talks to join WNBC. Russe... [TVSpy]

WNBC/Channel 4 May Hire Boston Anchor Shiba Russell - Posted December 21, 2010
If reports are true, a new anchor could be joining WNBC. The Daily News says Shiba Russell, a weekend co-anchor at ABC-owned WCVB in Boston, has told the station that she is leaving. She is reportedly is talks with WNBC to become a weekend anchor. Her contract at ... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC/Channel 4 May Hire Boston Anchor Shiba Russell - Posted December 21, 2010
If reports are true, a new anchor could be joining WNBC. The Daily News says Shiba Russell, a weekend co-anchor at ABC-owned WCVB in Boston, has told the station that she is leaving. She is reportedly is talks with WNBC to become a weekend anchor. Her contract at ... [FishbowlNY]

Former WNBC Reporter Carol Anne Riddell Faces Backlash to Scandalous Wedding Announcement - Posted December 20, 2010
The New York Times wedding announcement for former WNBC reporter-anchor Carol Anne Riddell is causing a stir online with commenters criticizing Riddell's marriage... [TVSpy]

Rob Morrison Gets Weekday Morning Anchor Slot at WCBS - Posted December 20, 2010
Rob Morrison has been upgraded from weekend to weekday morning anchor at WCBS-TV. FishbowlNY has obtained an internal memo sent by GM/President Peter Dunn to sta... [Fishbowl NY]

Rob Morrison Gets Weekday Morning Anchor Slot at WCBS - Posted December 20, 2010
Rob Morrison has been upgraded from weekend to weekday morning anchor at WCBS-TV. FishbowlNY has obtained an internal memo sent by GM/President Peter Dunn to sta... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Remembers 1960 Airplane Tragedy - Posted December 16, 2010
This week WNBC is remembering a tragedy that occurred in the skies above New York Harbor fifty years ago. In 1960, two commercial airliners collided in midday fog, killing everyone on-board both planes. WNBC reporter Gabe Pressman sprung into action once he heard the news that day and WNBC is now... [TVSpy]

Maurice DuBois 'Pleased' to Get Weeknight Anchoring at WCBS - Posted December 13, 2010
Since 1997, Maurice DuBois has become a familiar face for millions of viewers. The majority of those years were waking up New Yorkers, first at WNBC, then at WCBS. Now, the affable DuBois is ready to put the alarm clock in a drawer and head for nights. "... [Fishbowl NY]

Maurice DuBois 'Pleased' to Get Weeknight Anchoring at WCBS - Posted December 13, 2010
Since 1997, Maurice DuBois has become a familiar face for millions of viewers. The majority of those years were waking up New Yorkers, first at WNBC, then at WCBS. Now, the affable DuBois is ready to put the alarm clock in a drawer and head for nights. "... [FishbowlNY]

Tree Lighting Beats Out NFL Atop Weekly Ratings - Posted December 9, 2010
The NFL grabbed two positions in the weekly prime time Top 5. However, not the top spot. The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting was number one in New York with 1.7 million WNBC viewers and a 8.7 share, according to the Nielsen Company. As for football, it performed well, minus the locals in... [Fishbowl NY]

Tree Lighting Beats Out NFL Atop Weekly Ratings - Posted December 9, 2010
The NFL grabbed two positions in the weekly prime time Top 5. However, not the top spot. The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting was number one in New York with 1.7 million WNBC viewers and a 8.7 share, according to the Nielsen Company. As for football, it performed well, minus the locals in... [FishbowlNY]

New York Jets Beat 'Dancing' Finale for Weekly Ratings Superiority - Posted December 2, 2010
As families were concluding their festive Thanksgiving meals, the New York Jets were giving their fans something else to be thankful for. The holiday night game broadcast by the NFL Network was simulcast by WPIX. The rating, according to the Nielsen Company, is from those who watched on Channel 11. The game,... [Fishbowl NY]

New York Jets Beat 'Dancing' Finale for Weekly Ratings Superiority - Posted December 2, 2010
As families were concluding their festive Thanksgiving meals, the New York Jets were giving their fans something else to be thankful for. The holiday night game broadcast by the NFL Network was simulcast by WPIX. The rating, according to the Nielsen Company, is from those who watched on Channel 11. The game,... [FishbowlNY]

Giants/Eagles Sunday Nighter Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted November 24, 2010
NBC's Sunday Night Football pitting the Giants against the Eagles took the top spot in the weekly New York ratings. The game pulled in an estimated 2 million WNBC viewers with a 10.2 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The ratings bonanza began in the final thirty minutes of Football Night in... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants/Eagles Sunday Nighter Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted November 24, 2010
NBC's Sunday Night Football pitting the Giants against the Eagles took the top spot in the weekly New York ratings. The game pulled in an estimated 2 million WNBC viewers with a 10.2 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The ratings bonanza began in the final thirty minutes of Football Night in... [FishbowlNY]

Giants Loss to the Cowboys Gets Most Eyes - Posted November 18, 2010
The weekly prime time ratings are out, and in the top spot--the Giants getting manhandled by the lowly Cowboys. For the week ending November 14, the game, which had a longer window in prime time thanks to a 12-minute power outage, had 1.8 million Fox 5/WNYW viewers and an 8.9 rating, according... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants Loss to the Cowboys Gets Most Eyes - Posted November 18, 2010
The weekly prime time ratings are out, and in the top spot--the Giants getting manhandled by the lowly Cowboys. For the week ending November 14, the game, which had a longer window in prime time thanks to a 12-minute power outage, had 1.8 million Fox 5/WNYW viewers and an 8.9 rating, according... [FishbowlNY]

Dancing With The Stars Takes Two Spots in Weekly Top 5 - Posted November 11, 2010
Dancing With The Stars spun its way to a pair of Top 5 showings in New York, for the week ending November 7. The Dancing two-hour performance show was number two with 1.4 million viewers on WABC and a 7.2 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The result show placed fifth (1.1 million/5.8). How... [Fishbowl NY]

Dancing With The Stars Takes Two Spots in Weekly Top 5 - Posted November 11, 2010
Dancing With The Stars spun its way to a pair of Top 5 showings in New York, for the week ending November 7. The Dancing two-hour performance show was number two with 1.4 million viewers on WABC and a 7.2 rating, according to the Nielsen Company. The result show placed fifth (1.1 million/5.8). How... [FishbowlNY]

Veteran WNBC Anchor Sue Simmons Recovering from Back Surgery - Posted November 8, 2010
If you're wondering why Sue Simmons has been a no-show during the all-important November sweeps period--the veteran anchor had back surgery. A WNBC spokeswoman says Simmons will be off the air for the "next several weeks," but she is home and recovering very we... [Fishbowl NY]

Veteran WNBC Anchor Sue Simmons Recovering from Back Surgery - Posted November 8, 2010
If you're wondering why Sue Simmons has been a no-show during the all-important November sweeps period--the veteran anchor had back surgery. A WNBC spokeswoman says Simmons will be off the air for the "next several weeks," but she is home and recovering very we... [FishbowlNY]

Dancing With The Stars Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted November 3, 2010
The two-hour performance of Dancing With The Stars on Monday, Oct. 25 was the number one prime time show in New York. The celebrity competition seen on WABC, pulled in 1.4 million viewers with a 7.2 rating., according to the Nielsen Company. The Dancing results show tied for fifth best (1... [Fishbowl NY]

Dancing With The Stars Tops Weekly Ratings - Posted November 3, 2010
The two-hour performance of Dancing With The Stars on Monday, Oct. 25 was the number one prime time show in New York. The celebrity competition seen on WABC, pulled in 1.4 million viewers with a 7.2 rating., according to the Nielsen Company. The Dancing results show tied for fifth best (1... [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 ... [Fishbowl NY]

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]

Yankees ALCS Losses Are Ratings Winners - Posted October 28, 2010
As the Yankees were failing to reach the World Series, the American League Championship Series against the Texas Rangers drew big numbers in New York. The concluding game six on TBS had the highest ratings for the week, according to the Nielsen Company. The game had 2.1 viewers and a 10.6 rating. Game... [Fishbowl NY]

Yankees ALCS Losses Are Ratings Winners - Posted October 28, 2010
As the Yankees were failing to reach the World Series, the American League Championship Series against the Texas Rangers drew big numbers in New York. The concluding game six on TBS had the highest ratings for the week, according to the Nielsen Company. The game had 2.1 viewers and a 10.6 rating. Game... [FishbowlNY]

Yankees Propel TBS to Weekly Top Spot - Posted October 13, 2010
As the New York Yankees were methodically moving into the second round of the post-season, their first round scored big numbers on TBS. The Yankees earned a sweep, but the three ALDS victories last week cracked the Top 10, according to the Nielsen Company. The playoff opener, Wednesday night against Minnesota, had the... [Fishbowl NY]

Yankees Propel TBS to Weekly Top Spot - Posted October 13, 2010
As the New York Yankees were methodically moving into the second round of the post-season, their first round scored big numbers on TBS. The Yankees earned a sweep, but the three ALDS victories last week cracked the Top 10, according to the Nielsen Company. The playoff opener, Wednesday night against Minnesota, had the... [FishbowlNY]

Giants Settle for Number Two in Weekly Ratings - Posted October 6, 2010
The New York Giants upended the Chicago Bears on NBC's Sunday Night Football. It was the Bears first loss of the season. The game, on WNBC, took number two for the week, according to the Nielsen Company. It had 1.6 million watchers with an 8.0 rating. Leading up to the Giants game,... [Fishbowl NY]

Giants Settle for Number Two in Weekly Ratings - Posted October 6, 2010
The New York Giants upended the Chicago Bears on NBC's Sunday Night Football. It was the Bears first loss of the season. The game, on WNBC, took number two for the week, according to the Nielsen Company. It had 1.6 million watchers with an 8.0 rating. Leading up to the Giants game,... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Website Sees Big Jump, Network Says - Posted October 5, 2010
NBC Local Media, which owns websites to promote its 10 largest "O&Os" in the country, announced today they are seeing a double-digit audience jump for the sites. Among the sites, of course, is the WNBC page--... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Website Sees Big Jump, Network Says - Posted October 5, 2010
NBC Local Media, which owns websites to promote its 10 largest "O&Os" in the country, announced today they are seeing a double-digit audience jump for the sites. Among the sites, of course, is the WNBC page--... [FishbowlNY]

Jets, Sunday Night Football Take Number Two for Week - Posted October 1, 2010
On Sunday night, the Jets played their third game of the season against their division rival Dolphins. The game was opposite the Yankees and Red Sox on ESPN. But the night belonged to the Jets and WNBC. The Nielsen Company reports an estimated 1.5 million people stayed with the tight game,... [Fishbowl NY]

Jets, Sunday Night Football Take Number Two for Week - Posted October 1, 2010
On Sunday night, the Jets played their third game of the season against their division rival Dolphins. The game was opposite the Yankees and Red Sox on ESPN. But the night belonged to the Jets and WNBC. The Nielsen Company reports an estimated 1.5 million people stayed with the tight game,... [FishbowlNY]

Putting Those Hours Waiting For Alternate Side Parking To Good Use - Posted January 6, 2010
Local Connecticut reporter and mediabistro.com inst... [Fishbowl NY]

Putting Those Hours Waiting For Alternate Side Parking To Good Use - Posted January 6, 2010
Local Connecticut reporter and mediabistro.com inst... [FishbowlNY]

As Election Looms, NYC Video Voter Guide Returns - Posted October 28, 2009
Last month, the New York City Voter Assistance Commission partnered with WNBC and NYC TV to launch the Video Voter Guide in order to give voters non-partisan information about all the candidates runnin... [Fishbowl NY]

As Election Looms, NYC Video Voter Guide Returns - Posted October 28, 2009
Last month, the New York City Voter Assistance Commission partnered with WNBC and NYC TV to launch the Video Voter Guide in order to give voters non-partisan information about all the candidates runnin... [FishbowlNY]

Celebrating The Launch Of WNBC's New Local Lifestyle Show - Posted September 16, 2009
On Monday night, we headed west to Hudson Terrace to join the festivities celebrating the launch of WNBC's new afternoon live local lifestyle show, "LX New York." The sh... [Fishbowl NY]

Celebrating The Launch Of WNBC's New Local Lifestyle Show - Posted September 16, 2009
On Monday night, we headed west to Hudson Terrace to join the festivities celebrating the launch of WNBC's new afternoon live local lifestyle show, "LX New York." The sh... [FishbowlNY]

NYC Video Voter Guide To Launch Next Week - Posted September 1, 2009
The New York City Voter Assistance Commission has partnered with WNBC and NYC TV to create the Video Voter Guide, non-partisan television programming that will provide access to local political candid... [Fishbowl NY]

NYC Video Voter Guide To Launch Next Week - Posted September 1, 2009
The New York City Voter Assistance Commission has partnered with WNBC and NYC TV to create the Video Voter Guide, non-partisan television programming that will provide access to local political candid... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Launches Afternoon Live Local Lifestyle Show - Posted August 14, 2009
Starting in September, WNBC will introduce a new live, locally focused lifestyle show into its afternoon line up. The show, "LX New York," will be a one-hour lifestyle and entertainment show with three hosts, Sara Gore... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Launches Afternoon Live Local Lifestyle Show - Posted August 14, 2009
Starting in September, WNBC will introduce a new live, locally focused lifestyle show into its afternoon line up. The show, "LX New York," will be a one-hour lifestyle and entertainment show with three hosts, Sara Gore... [FishbowlNY]

WNBC Discovers Blogs - Posted February 1, 2007
A funny thing happened at 30 Rock last night. The Conan O'Brien studio audience seats were filled with about 130 bloggers as local news anchors, correspondents, the news director and other NBC brass stood on the show's set and soaked up... [Fishbowl NY]

WNBC Discovers Blogs - Posted February 1, 2007
A funny thing happened at 30 Rock last night. The Conan O'Brien studio audience seats were filled with about 130 bloggers as local news anchors, correspondents, the news director and other NBC brass stood on the show's set and soaked up... [FishbowlNY]

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