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Rachel Frank Returns to Hartford after a Few Months in New York - Posted September 22, 2014
Rachel Frank is set to replace herself as meteorologist at Tribune's Hartford FOX affiliate WTIC. In May, Frank left WTIC after being ... [TVSpy]

Mark Effron Leaving WPIX - Posted August 19, 2014
WPIX news director Mark Effron announced to staff today he has made the decision to leave the Tribune owned New York CW affiliate. He said he was staying through the end of October. Jerry B... [SocialTimes.com]

Mark Effron Leaving WPIX - Posted August 19, 2014
WPIX news director Mark Effron announced to staff today that he is leaving the Tribune-owned New York CW affiliate. He will stay through October. Effron wrote to staffers in a memo that, when he wa... [TVSpy]

WPIX Reporter Talks About Celebrity's Failed Kiss Attempt - Posted July 1, 2014
A celebrity turned the tables on WPIX reporter Mario Diaz last week by giving the New York CW affiliate reporter more attention than he really wanted. Diaz was wrapping up a report about Shia LeBeouf's recent arrest when musicia... [TVSpy]

Erykah Badu & WPIX's Mario Diaz Are BFFs - Posted June 30, 2014
In case you missed it, singer Erykah Badu waltzed into a Friday live shot by WPIX reporter Mario Diaz, who was at the time trying to sum up the Shia LaBeouf mess. After gliding into the background, the singer moved closer and playfully planted an air-kiss on Diaz.... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Erykah Badu & WPIX's Mario Diaz Are BFFs - Posted June 30, 2014
In case you missed it, singer Erykah Badu waltzed into a Friday live shot by WPIX reporter Mario Diaz, who was at the time trying to sum up the Shia LaBeouf mess. After gliding into the background, the singer moved closer and playfully planted an air-kiss on Diaz.... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Remakes AM Show in Effort to Expand News Coverage Elsewhere - Posted June 9, 2014
Tribune's WPIX has revamped its morning show lineup. The station said the move was meant to help it invest more resources elsewhere. A station spokesperson told TVSpy the 4:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m. hour has been dropped. And despite reports of ... [TVSpy]

Brett Steininger Named Local Sales Manager at WPIX - Posted June 9, 2014
Brett Steininger has been named local sales manager at WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. Steininger will join the station on June 23 and will report to WPIX general sales manager ... [TVSpy]

WPIX Names Kaitlin Monte AM Traffic Reporter - Posted June 5, 2014
Kaitlin Monte will join New York CW affiliate WPIX as its morning traffic reporter on Monday. Monte comes to WPIX from New York NBC owned station WNBC... [SocialTimes.com]

WPIX Names Kaitlin Monte AM Traffic Reporter - Posted June 5, 2014
Kaitlin Monte will join New York CW affiliate WPIX as its morning traffic reporter on Monday. Monte comes to WPIX from New York NBC owned station WNBC... [TVSpy]

John Muller Returns to WPIX, Scott Stanford Goes Back to Sports - Posted June 3, 2014
WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York, has announced the return of ... [TVSpy]

WPIX Partners With City & State to Expand Political Coverage - Posted May 29, 2014
WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City, is partnering with NYC-based company City & State to expand its political coverage. As part of the partnership, City & State columnists will appear on WPIX's newscasts and "PIX11 News Closeup," a political affairs show hosted by ... [TVSpy]

Meteorologist Rachel Frank to Join WPIX - Posted May 22, 2014
Rachel Frank will join New York CW affiliate WPIX as morning meteorologist starting next week. Frank comes from Tribune's Hartford FOX affiliate WTIC where ... [TVSpy]

Dave McDonald Named Senior Producer, Creative Services at WPIX - Posted May 20, 2014
Dave McDonald has been promoted to senior producer, creative services at WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. In his new role, he will be responsible... [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]

WPIX's Marvin Scott to be Inducted into New York State Broadcasters Hall of Fame - Posted April 29, 2014
WPIX correspondent and host Marvin Scott will be inducted into the New York State Broadcasters Hall of Fame in June. Scott has worked at the Tribune-owned CW affiliate in New York City since 1980. "In... [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 Carter Named Managing Editor at WPIX - Posted April 14, 2014
Chuck Carter is joining WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City, as managing editor. He begins April 28 and will report to news director ... [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 ... [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]

Andy Adler Joins WPIX Morning Newscast - Posted March 12, 2014
Andy Adler is joining WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City, as an entertainment reporter and sports anchor for the morning newscast. She will begin in her new role on April 7. Adler had been workin... [TVSpy]

Bob Marra Returns to WPIX as Station Manager - Posted March 6, 2014
WPIX is busy beefing up its executive ranks. In the second move announced today, the Tribune owned New York CW affiliate has named Bob Marra station manager. Marra worked at WPIX for over... [TVSpy]

David Hyman Named Head of Creative for WPIX - Posted March 6, 2014
Tribune Broadcasting's New York CW affiliate WPIX has named David Hyman VP of Creative Services. Hyman has worked with the station for several months as a consultant. He'll officially join March 10 and ... [TVSpy]

WPIX Helps Father See Deceased Son's Facebook 'Lookback Video' - Posted February 6, 2014
John Berlin wanted to use the latest facebook campaign as a way to remember his 22-year-old son Jesse who died two years ago. As part of the social site's tenth anniversary, facebook offers users the chance to see a 62 second video featuring highlights of past posts set to music . Berlin ... [TVSpy]

WPIX Adds Reporter From Hartford - Posted February 3, 2014
Ayana Harry will join Tribune's New York CW station WPIX as a general assignment reporter tomorrow. "Ayana has been part of the Tribune family since 2011, when she joined FOX CT," ... [TVSpy]

WPIX Names Local Sales Manager - Posted January 21, 2014
Tribune's New York CW station WPIX has named Alan Straub local sales manager. "As PIX11 continues to develop our newscasts, make investments in our staffing and expand the station overall, I am confiden... [TVSpy]

The Year's Most Popular FishbowlNY Search Terms - Posted December 27, 2013
Stand up and take a bow, Dave Price. For the period of January 1 through December 26, the former CBS / The Early Show weatherman ranks as the most frequently typed outside search-engine term of any kind with regards to FishbowlNY organic keyword traffic. Top Ten FishbowlNY People Searches ... [GalleyCat]

The Year's Most Popular FishbowlNY Search Terms - Posted December 27, 2013
Stand up and take a bow, Dave Price. For the period of January 1 through December 26, the former CBS / The Early Show weatherman ranks as the most frequently typed outside search-engine term of any kind with regards to FishbowlNY organic keyword traffic. Top Ten FishbowlNY People Searches ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Year's Most Popular FishbowlNY Search Terms - Posted December 27, 2013
Stand up and take a bow, Dave Price. For the period of January 1 through December 26, the former CBS / The Early Show weatherman ranks as the most frequently typed outside search-engine term of any kind with regards to FishbowlNY organic keyword traffic. Top Ten FishbowlNY People Searches ... [FishbowlNY]

Former WPIX Anchor Now Runs Israeli Parenting Website - Posted December 25, 2013
When Emily Frances left WPIX in 2010, she was the morning entertainment news anchor at the New York CW affiliate. As our sister site FishbowlNY reports, Frances is now a mother of two and an internet entrepreneur based in Tel Aviv. ... [SocialTimes.com]

'...The Stockings Were Hung By The TV with Care': Origin of TV Yule Log Revealed - Posted December 24, 2013
If you grew up without a fireplace, you might have never known the comfort of a crackling fireplace on Christmas Eve. For those unlucky many, the televised yule log brought holiday comfort to the masses without the messy clean up. In the spirit of the season, TVSpy brings you a safe conversation... [TVSpy]

From Israel, Former WPIX Entertainment Anchor Emily Frances Now Runs HowtoMomTV - Posted December 20, 2013
A lot can happen in a few years. Back in 2010, Emily Frances was the morning news entertainment anchor at WPIX and trying to get pregnant through In Vitro Fertility treatments. Today, she is the mother of two young children and a Tel Aviv-based Internet entrepreneur. "My husband and I are loving... [morningmedianewsfeed]

From Israel, Former WPIX Entertainment Anchor Emily Frances Now Runs HowtoMomTV - Posted December 20, 2013
A lot can happen in a few years. Back in 2010, Emily Frances was the morning news entertainment anchor at WPIX and trying to get pregnant through In Vitro Fertility treatments. Today, she is the mother of two young children and a Tel Aviv-based Internet entrepreneur. "My husband and I are loving... [FishbowlNY]

New York Reporter Says Viewers Have Better Odds Being Murdered Than Winning Lottery - Posted December 19, 2013
A reporter for New York CW affiliate WPIX took an unusual and some might say darker route to showing the impossible odds of winning Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot. Arthur Chi'en enlisted t... [TVSpy]

New York Reporter Says Viewers Have Better Odds Being Murdered Than Winning Lottery - Posted December 19, 2013
A reporter for New York CW affiliate WPIX took an unusual and some might say darker route to showing the impossible odds of winning Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot. Arthur Chi'en enlisted t... [SocialTimes.com]

Rich Graziano Named President, GM of WPIX - Posted November 18, 2013
Rich Graziano has been named president and general manager of WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. His appointment is effective immediately. It is a move within Tribune for Graziano, who previousl... [TVSpy]

General Manager Eric Meyrowitz Out at WPIX - Posted November 11, 2013
WPIX vice president and general manager Eric Meyrowitz is out at Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. A station spokesperson confirms to TVSpy that Meyrowitz's departure was announced this morning by Trib... [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]

Tribune Announces New Morning Executive Producer for WPIX - Posted September 26, 2013
Zev Shalev will join Tribune's New York CW affiliate WPIX as executive producer for the morning news. "Zev is a great fit for our news management team," said ... [TVSpy]

Meteorologist Steve MacLaughlin Joins WTAE - Posted September 12, 2013
Meteorologist Steve MacLaughlin is joining WTAE, Hearst's ABC affiliate in Pittsburgh. He begins October 1 as the station's morning and noon meteorologist. MacLaughlin comes from ... [TVSpy]

Natalie Bomke Joins WFLD as Co-Anchor of 'Good Day Chicago' - Posted September 11, 2013
Natalie Bomke is joining WFLD, the Fox owned station in Chicago, as co-anchor of the morning newscast. Bomke replaces ... [TVSpy]

Kori Chambers Joins WPIX as Morning Co-Anchor - Posted September 9, 2013
As expected, WPIX has named Kori Chambers morning co-anchor. Chambers will beg... [TVSpy]

Marysol Castro Joins WPIX as Early Morning Co-Anchor - Posted September 3, 2013
Marysol Castro is returning to New York City CW affiliate WPIX as co-anchor of the early morning newscast. Castro has worked as a weather anchor for CBS' "The Early Show" and ABC's "Goo... [TVSpy]

Q2 Earnings: Tribune Broadcasting Revenue Falls 20% - Posted August 30, 2013
Tribune Co. reported $260 million in broadcast revenues for the second quarter of 2013, down -20% from $327 million in the year-ago quarter. The decline includes $41 million in one-time copyright royalties paid to WGN, Tribune's CW affiliate in Chicago, in 2012. Advertising re... [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]

Howard Dorsey Named Assistant ND at KRIV - Posted August 28, 2013
Howard Dorsey is joining KRIV, the Fox O&O in Houston, as the assistant news director. His first day will be September 16. "Howard is a seasoned and knowledgeable newsroom manager, who I'm ex... [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]

Morning Anchor Kori Chambers Leaving WFLD - Posted August 26, 2013
WFLD morning anchor Kori Chambers is leaving the Chicago Fox O&O, Chicago media reporter Robert Feder ... [TVSpy]

Dan Mannarino Off WPIX Weekend Anchor Desk - Posted June 25, 2013
It was a short Summer for WPIX's Dan Mannarino. Mannarino, who was moved to weekend anchor at Tribune's New York CW affiliate at the beginning of June, is back reporting and acting as a fill-in anchor for the weekday morning news. ... [SocialTimes.com]

Dan Mannarino Off WPIX Weekend Anchor Desk - Posted June 25, 2013
It was a short Summer for WPIX's Dan Mannarino. Mannarino, who was moved to weekend anchor at Tribune's New York CW affiliate at the beginning of June, is back reporting and acting as a fill-in anchor for the weekday morning news. ... [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]

WPIX Promotes Amy Waldman, Christian Taussig - Posted June 11, 2013
WPIX has announced two promotions. Amy Waldman has been named managing editor and Christian Taussig has been named... [TVSpy]

Sharon van Zwieten Joins WPIX as Senior Executive Producer - Posted June 6, 2013
Sharon van Zwieten has been named senior executive producer at WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. In her new role, effective June 10, van Zwieten will oversee the content of all WPIX n... [TVSpy]

Dan Mannarino to Anchor Weekends for WPIX - Posted May 30, 2013
Dan Mannarino will move to weekend anchor for the Tribune owned New York CW affiliate WPIX. A spokesperson for WPIX confirmed he will anchor alongside ... [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]

John Houseman Out at WPIX After 31 Years - Posted May 3, 2013
John Houseman, the veteran director at WPIX/Channel 11, is leaving. Tuned In reports that Houseman's departure, according to a WPIX spokesperson, was "amicable." Houseman had been with WPIX for 31 years. He ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

John Houseman Out at WPIX After 31 Years - Posted May 3, 2013
John Houseman, the veteran director at WPIX/Channel 11, is leaving. Tuned In reports that Houseman's departure, according to a WPIX spokesperson, was "amicable." Houseman had been with WPIX for 31 years. He ... [FishbowlNY]

Assistant ND John Houseman Leaving WPIX - Posted May 3, 2013
After more than three decades at WPIX, assistant news director John Houseman is leaving Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. His last day is Friday. "The parting is mutual and very amicable," a... [TVSpy]

Julie Grauert Joins WPIX From Rival WNYW - Posted May 2, 2013
Julie Grauert is joining WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City, as a morning traffic reporter and evening general assignment reporter. Her first day at the station will be May 13. Grauert c... [TVSpy]

WPIX Names Mark Effron News Director - Posted April 9, 2013
Mark Effron has been named vice president and news director of WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. Effron is the former vice president of news and daytime programming at MSNBC. He has al... [TVSpy]

Tribune Exec: Filling WPIX News Director Slot is Priority One - Posted March 21, 2013
WPIX has been without a news director since October. But the station isn't exactly driving into the darkness alone. Veteran Channel 11 manager John Houseman was named interim news director when Bill Carey stepped down after three years. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Tribune Exec: Filling WPIX News Director Slot is Priority One - Posted March 21, 2013
WPIX has been without a news director since October. But the station isn't exactly driving into the darkness alone. Veteran Channel 11 manager John Houseman was named interim news director when Bill Carey stepped down after three years. ... [FishbowlNY]

Larry Wert: Hiring a News Director at WPIX is Top Priority - Posted March 21, 2013
Larry Wert officially began his job as the president of local broadcasting for Tribune's 23 stations this week. Wert ... [TVSpy]

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. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

WPIX's Greg Mocker Talks Soda Ban on CNN - Posted March 11, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg's soda ban was scheduled to go into effect tomorrow, meaning no more "gulps" larger than 16 ounces, or two-liters with a pizza. But a judge has invalidated the ban of sugary, super-sized drinks. WPIX reporter Greg Mocker made his fi... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX's Greg Mocker Talks Soda Ban on CNN - Posted March 11, 2013
Mayor Bloomberg's soda ban was scheduled to go into effect tomorrow, meaning no more "gulps" larger than 16 ounces, or two-liters with a pizza. But a judge has invalidated the ban of sugary, super-sized drinks. WPIX reporter Greg Mocker made his fi... [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. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Jodi Applegate 'Lost Sleep for Seven Months' Deciding to Leave WPIX to Have a Baby - Posted March 8, 2013
Jodi Applegate left WPIX to start her family. The former WPIX anchor and her husband YES announcer Michael Kay have their first child, a two-month old girl. Applegat... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jodi Applegate 'Lost Sleep for Seven Months' Deciding to Leave WPIX to Have a Baby - Posted March 8, 2013
Jodi Applegate left WPIX to start her family. The former WPIX anchor and her husband YES announcer Michael Kay have their first child, a two-month old girl. Applegat... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

And the Votes Are In for WCBS New Morning Anchor... - Posted March 4, 2013
We asked you to take part in our poll to decide who should be named WCBS/Channel 2 new morning co-anchor. This was becoming a landslide win for Chris Wragge. Readers were in agreement with this reporter's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

And the Votes Are In for WCBS New Morning Anchor... - Posted March 4, 2013
We asked you to take part in our poll to decide who should be named WCBS/Channel 2 new morning co-anchor. This was becoming a landslide win for Chris Wragge. Readers were in agreement with this reporter's ... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Falls in February Sweeps; 'Expect Changes Everywhere,' Source - Posted March 1, 2013
We told you about WABC having another successful ratings period. That's not the case on East 42nd Street. WPIX was handed a gift last summer when WNYW made abrupt changes. With ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Falls in February Sweeps; 'Expect Changes Everywhere,' Source - Posted March 1, 2013
We told you about WABC having another successful ratings period. That's not the case on East 42nd Street. WPIX was handed a gift last summer when WNYW made abrupt changes. With ... [FishbowlNY]

As Pope Benedict Leaves the Vatican, WPIX Provides Live Coverage - Posted February 28, 2013
All the channels broke in this morning for extended coverage of Pope Benedict's farewell. However, the stations were all taking network special reports. Not so at WPIX/Channel 11. WPIX, which could have provided the "counterprogramming" by keeping Jerry Springer on the air, made a good choice. Channel 11, recognizing the historic nat... [morningmedianewsfeed]

As Pope Benedict Leaves the Vatican, WPIX Provides Live Coverage - Posted February 28, 2013
All the channels broke in this morning for extended coverage of Pope Benedict's farewell. However, the stations were all taking network special reports. Not so at WPIX/Channel 11. WPIX, which could have provided the "counterprogramming" by keeping Jerry Springer on the air, made a good choice. Channel 11, recognizing the historic nat... [FishbowlNY]

Pope Benedict XVI Bids Farewell to the Vatican - Posted February 28, 2013
Shortly after 11amET/8amPT, Benedict XVI departed the Vatican for the last time as Pope. Local stations in the top five markets broadcast special coverage of his departure and flight to Castel Gandolfo, the Vatican's vacation retreat. ABC, NBC and CBS affiliates in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadel... [TVSpy]

WPIX's Dan Mannarino Misses Blizzard Live Shots Due to Snowed-In Truck - Posted February 11, 2013
Our sister site FishbowlNY interviews WPIX reporter ... [TVSpy]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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 "... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Gigi Stone Filling in on WPIX Morning Newscast - Posted January 28, 2013
Bloomberg TV correspondent Gigi Stone will be filling in on the early morning newscast for WPIX, Tribune's CW affiliate in New York City. Stone appeared this morning as the news anchor from 4-6 a.m... [TVSpy]

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

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

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

NYC Stations Cover Manhattan Ferry Accident - Posted January 9, 2013
... [TVSpy]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

WPIX Provides Special Childhood Obesity Week Programming - Posted January 7, 2013
Channel 11 is using its PIX Morning News to help shine a light on the epidemic of obesity among children. The Centers for Disease Control says there has been a dramatic rise in the last 30 years, with the number of overweight youngsters more than tripling. WPIX is teaming up with Cohen... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Provides Special Childhood Obesity Week Programming - Posted January 7, 2013
Channel 11 is using its PIX Morning News to help shine a light on the epidemic of obesity among children. The Centers for Disease Control says there has been a dramatic rise in the last 30 years, with the number of overweight youngsters more than tripling. WPIX is teaming up with Cohen... [FishbowlNY]

Michael Kay Takes Jab at WPIX, as Wife, Jodi Applegate Does Last Newscast - Posted December 20, 2012
Jodi Applegate and Michael Kay are preparing to welcome their first child. Applegate delivered her final newscast for WPIX last night at 10. The... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Michael Kay Takes Jab at WPIX, as Wife, Jodi Applegate Does Last Newscast - Posted December 20, 2012
Jodi Applegate and Michael Kay are preparing to welcome their first child. Applegate delivered her final newscast for WPIX last night at 10. The... [FishbowlNY]

Jodi Applegate Signs Off From WPIX: 'I'm very happy with my choice' - Posted December 20, 2012
Jodi Applegate has anchored her final broadcast at ... [TVSpy]

Lohan Arrest Dominates NYC's Morning Newscasts - Posted November 29, 2012
... [TVSpy]

Jodi Applegate, Expecting a Child Through Surrogacy, to Step Down From WPIX Anchor Desk - Posted November 20, 2012
After two years at WPIX, Jodi Applegate will step down from the anchor desk at the Tribune-owned CW affiliate in New York. Applegate an... [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]

Breaking: Cablevision and Tribune Strike a Deal, WPIX Returns to Air - Posted October 26, 2012
Cablevision has reached an agreement to resume carrying Tribune stations. That means WPIX/Channel 11 gets its full audience back. PIX lost approximately 3 million Cablevision customers when the issue involving retransmission fees broke down August 16th. "We are pleased to have reached agreement with Tribune to return its... [FishbowlLA]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 26, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Cover Battle: W or Fast Company, Octonber 18 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 26, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Cover Battle: W or Fast Company, Octonber 18 ... [FishbowlNY]

PIX11 News Closeup Celebrates 20th Anniversary - Posted October 24, 2012
It's been providing a venue for well-known local politicians for two decades. PIX11 News Closeup airs its 970th episode this weekend, as the show marks 20 years. The public affairs program has been decorated with numerous awards, including three Emmy Awards. PIX11 News Closeup has a loyal following of v... [morningmedianewsfeed]

PIX11 News Closeup Celebrates 20th Anniversary - Posted October 24, 2012
It's been providing a venue for well-known local politicians for two decades. PIX11 News Closeup airs its 970th episode this weekend, as the show marks 20 years. The public affairs program has been decorated with numerous awards, including three Emmy Awards. PIX11 News Closeup has a loyal following of v... [FishbowlNY]

Media Prof.: WPIX Should Cut 10 p.m. News in Half - Posted October 23, 2012
With WPIX news director Bill Carey's recent departure, our sister blog, ... [TVSpy]

Media Professor Says WPIX Should Trim 10 P.M. News to 30 Minutes - Posted October 23, 2012
Now that WPIX is moving on without its captain, we analyze if they are better off, and what's ahead for the Tribune flagship? Earlier this month, we reported ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Media Professor Says WPIX Should Trim 10 P.M. News to 30 Minutes - Posted October 23, 2012
Now that WPIX is moving on without its captain, we analyze if they are better off, and what's ahead for the Tribune flagship? Earlier this month, we reported ... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Reporter Magee Hickey to Honor Her Mother by Running in NYC Marathon - Posted October 22, 2012
Using the memory of her mother, Jean, as motivation, WPIX's ... [TVSpy]

Veteran Reporter Magee Hickey to Run First NYC Marathon in Memory of Mom - Posted October 22, 2012
[caption id="attachment_69980" align="alignleft" width="300"] Hickey prepares for her first NYC Marathon[/caption] "She would love that I'm doing this in her memory to raise money for other people, because her life was always about doing for other people." With those words, WPIX/Channel 11 reporter ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Veteran Reporter Magee Hickey to Run First NYC Marathon in Memory of Mom - Posted October 22, 2012
[caption id="attachment_69980" align="alignleft" width="300"] Hickey prepares for her first NYC Marathon[/caption] "She would love that I'm doing this in her memory to raise money for other people, because her life was always about doing for other people." With those words, WPIX/Channel 11 reporter ... [FishbowlNY]

Village Halloween Parade is Back on WPIX - Posted October 15, 2012
The ghouls, goblins and world famous costumes will be on display as WPIX/Channel 11 is the home of the Village Halloween Parade October 31. PIX Morning News anchors Sukanya Krishnan and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Village Halloween Parade is Back on WPIX - Posted October 15, 2012
The ghouls, goblins and world famous costumes will be on display as WPIX/Channel 11 is the home of the Village Halloween Parade October 31. PIX Morning News anchors Sukanya Krishnan and ... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 5, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. The New York Times' New iPad Website Could Mean End of Apple App, October 3 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 5, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. The New York Times' New iPad Website Could Mean End of Apple App, October 3 ... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX News Director to Step Down - Posted October 3, 2012
FishbowlNY is reporting Bill Carey, news director at ... [SocialTimes.com]

Breaking: Bill Carey Stepping Down as WPIX News Director, Likely for Internet Startup - Posted October 3, 2012
WPIX news director Bill Carey, who is responsible for sweeping changes to the look and staff since joining the station in November 2009, is giving up his post. A well-placed source tells FishbowlNY that Carey is leaving Channel 11 before the N... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Breaking: Bill Carey Stepping Down as WPIX News Director, Likely for Internet Startup - Posted October 3, 2012
WPIX news director Bill Carey, who is responsible for sweeping changes to the look and staff since joining the station in November 2009, is giving up his post. A well-placed source tells FishbowlNY that Carey is leaving Channel 11 before the N... [FishbowlNY]

Report: WPIX Sees a Huge Dropoff During Cablevision Shutdown - Posted October 3, 2012
It's hardly a surprise to think the stalemate with Cablevision, now more than six weeks old, would cause a loss of viewers for WPIX. How could it not? The station has been blacked out to approximately 3 million Cablevision homes since the ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Report: WPIX Sees a Huge Dropoff During Cablevision Shutdown - Posted October 3, 2012
It's hardly a surprise to think the stalemate with Cablevision, now more than six weeks old, would cause a loss of viewers for WPIX. How could it not? The station has been blacked out to approximately 3 million Cablevision homes since the ... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Feeling Pinch from Cablevision Dispute - Posted October 3, 2012
The Tribune Company's battle with Cablevision over carriage fees is beginning to take its toll on Tribune owned CW affiliate WPIX, according to Medi... [TVSpy]

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]

Jeff Varner Joins WNCT as Evening Anchor - Posted September 28, 2012
Jeff Varner is joining WNCT, the CBS affiliate in Greenville, N.C., as the anchor of the 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts. Varner comes to Greenville from New York City, where he was a general assig... [TVSpy]

Lionel Getting a Shot at Hosting Courtroom Show for Tribune - Posted September 25, 2012
Lionel has strong opinions. His ability to craft a cogent thought and offer salient solutions to a problem took him from lawyer to broadcaster. Lionel, who's real name is Michael Lebron, is seen daily on WPIX, ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lionel Getting a Shot at Hosting Courtroom Show for Tribune - Posted September 25, 2012
Lionel has strong opinions. His ability to craft a cogent thought and offer salient solutions to a problem took him from lawyer to broadcaster. Lionel, who's real name is Michael Lebron, is seen daily on WPIX, ... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted September 21, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Here is Why It's Difficult to Defend Tina Brown and Newsweek, September 17 ... [FishbowlLA]

WPIX Reporter Debra Alfarone Jumps Ship for Washington, D.C. - Posted September 20, 2012
Debra Alfarone is on the move. The award-winning reporter is leaving WPIX, which she joined in 2010, for WUSA, the CBS-affilate in Washington, D.C., our sister site ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Reporter Debra Alfarone Jumps Ship for Washington, D.C. - Posted September 20, 2012
Debra Alfarone is on the move. The award-winning reporter is leaving WPIX, which she joined in 2010, for WUSA, the CBS-affilate in Washington, D.C., our sister site ... [FishbowlNY]

Reporter Debra Alfarone Joins WUSA From WPIX - Posted September 20, 2012
Debra Alfarone is joining WUSA, the CBS affiliate in Washington, DC. Alfarone joins the station from WPIX, the CW affiliate in New ... [TVSpy]

Vince DeMentri Lands at WICS: 'I don't think you can judge anybody's character by an incident or two' - Posted September 19, 2012
Local news veteran Vince DeMentri, who has a long history of controversy at his previous jobs, has landed at WICS in Springfield, Ill., the ... [TVSpy]

Reflections of TV Pioneer Joan Ganz Cooney as WNET Prepares for 50th Anniversary - Posted September 14, 2012
Joan Ganz Cooney may not be a household name. But Joan Ganz Cooney revolutionized viewing habits from toddlers to teens. Cooney is co-founder of the Children's Television Workshop, a mainstay on Channel 13 since its launch in 1969... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Reflections of TV Pioneer Joan Ganz Cooney as WNET Prepares for 50th Anniversary - Posted September 14, 2012
Joan Ganz Cooney may not be a household name. But Joan Ganz Cooney revolutionized viewing habits from toddlers to teens. Cooney is co-founder of the Children's Television Workshop, a mainstay on Channel 13 since its launch in 1969... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted August 24, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Dave Price Turns Dancing With The Stars Interview into Awk... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted August 24, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Dave Price Turns Dancing With The Stars Interview into Awk... [FishbowlNY]

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]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

WPIX Blacked Out 'Without Warning' in Cablevision Homes - Posted August 17, 2012
Cablevision subscribers have lost a key over-the-air station. WPIX/Channel 11 has been dropped temporarily by Cablevision in a dispute over retransmission fees. The Bethpage-based cable provider said in a statement today that ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Blacked Out 'Without Warning' in Cablevision Homes - Posted August 17, 2012
Cablevision subscribers have lost a key over-the-air station. WPIX/Channel 11 has been dropped temporarily by Cablevision in a dispute over retransmission fees. The Bethpage-based cable provider said in a statement today that ... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Reporter Francesca Maxime Moves on to Upstart Ebru TV - Posted August 14, 2012
Freelance reporter Francesca Maxime dropped her instant visibilty with WPIX/Channel 11. The Harvard educated Maxime joined Ebru TV as a weekday anchor. "It's pretty much all international news, like a BBC America or Al Jazeer... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Reporter Francesca Maxime Moves on to Upstart Ebru TV - Posted August 14, 2012
Freelance reporter Francesca Maxime dropped her instant visibilty with WPIX/Channel 11. The Harvard educated Maxime joined Ebru TV as a weekday anchor. "It's pretty much all international news, like a BBC America or Al Jazeer... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted August 10, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Bloomberg LP Getting Earful of Worker Complaints, August 3 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted August 10, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Bloomberg LP Getting Earful of Worker Complaints, August 3 ... [FishbowlNY]

Petition Started Against Mayor Bloomberg's Treatment of WPIX Reporter Mary Murphy - Posted August 8, 2012
A force sympathetic to Channel 11's Mary Murphy comes out swinging. As we reported yesterday, an angered Mayor Bloomberg ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Petition Started Against Mayor Bloomberg's Treatment of WPIX Reporter Mary Murphy - Posted August 8, 2012
A force sympathetic to Channel 11's Mary Murphy comes out swinging. As we reported yesterday, an angered Mayor Bloomberg ... [FishbowlNY]

New York Mayor Bloomberg Scolds WPIX Reporter - Posted August 7, 2012
New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg confronted Mary Murphy, a reporter at NYC CW-affiliate WPIX, during a press conference yesterday. Murphy aske... [TVSpy]

New York Mayor Bloomberg Scolds WPIX Reporter - Posted August 7, 2012
New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg confronted Mary Murphy, a reporter at NYC CW-affiliate WPIX, during a press conference yesterday. Murphy aske... [SocialTimes.com]

(Video) Mayor Bloomberg Gets Confrontational with WPIX Reporter Mary Murphy - Posted August 7, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg has been using his City Hall podium as a national pulpit for gun control. But when WPIX reporter Mary Murphy h... [morningmedianewsfeed]

(Video) Mayor Bloomberg Gets Confrontational with WPIX Reporter Mary Murphy - Posted August 7, 2012
Mayor Bloomberg has been using his City Hall podium as a national pulpit for gun control. But when WPIX reporter Mary Murphy h... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted August 3, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Viacom Takes Pro Gay Marriage Stance, July 27 ... [FishbowlLA]

WPIX Beats Age-Discrimination Suit Against Former News Director - Posted August 3, 2012
We've reported about the recent ratings win for WPIX. But the Tribune flagship also has a victory in the legal world. A jury Wednesday, in its second day of deliberations, ruled against former Channel 11 news director Karen Scott. She had c... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Beats Age-Discrimination Suit Against Former News Director - Posted August 3, 2012
We've reported about the recent ratings win for WPIX. But the Tribune flagship also has a victory in the legal world. A jury Wednesday, in its second day of deliberations, ruled against former Channel 11 news director Karen Scott. She had c... [FishbowlNY]

Former WPIX News Director Loses Age Bias Lawsuit - Posted August 2, 2012
Former WPIX news director Karen Scott, who was fired in 2009 at the age of 60, lost her age discrimination lawsuit against the Tribune-owned station as a Manhattan federal jury ... [TVSpy]

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

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

Jim Watkins Anchoring at News 12 Westchester - Posted August 1, 2012
Nine months after parting ways with New York City CW-affiliate WPIX, Jim Watkins... [TVSpy]

Jim Watkins Now Anchoring at News 12 Westchester - Posted August 1, 2012
Accomplished anchor Jim Watkins, whose 13-year run with WPIX ended badly in October is back to work. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Jim Watkins Now Anchoring at News 12 Westchester - Posted August 1, 2012
Accomplished anchor Jim Watkins, whose 13-year run with WPIX ended badly in October is back to work. ... [FishbowlNY]

A 'Hairy' Situation at Good Day New York - Posted August 1, 2012
Good Day New York co-anchor Dave Price is marking is one-month on the job tomorrow in style. Unfortunately for WNYW news director Dianne Doctor... [morningmedianewsfeed]

A 'Hairy' Situation at Good Day New York - Posted August 1, 2012
Good Day New York co-anchor Dave Price is marking is one-month on the job tomorrow in style. Unfortunately for WNYW news director Dianne Doctor... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Catches WNYW in July Morning Race - Posted July 27, 2012
Let the good times roll at WPIX! Thanks to a combination of its hard work and a competitor's questionable moves, WPIX staked a claim of the July Nielsen ratings. Channel 11 is a winner in the morning. In particular, the 7 a.m. to 9 a.m portion of the PIX ... [FishbowlLA]

WPIX Anchor Kaity Tong Takes Stand in Former Boss' Age Discrimination Suit - Posted July 26, 2012
The testimony was akin to legal fireworks, as WPIX weekend anchor Kaity Tong appeared as a witness in the age discrimination trial of her former news director. Tong, who turned 65 this week, was in Manhattan Criminal Court yesterday to defend ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Anchor Kaity Tong Takes Stand in Former Boss' Age Discrimination Suit - Posted July 26, 2012
The testimony was akin to legal fireworks, as WPIX weekend anchor Kaity Tong appeared as a witness in the age discrimination trial of her former news director. Tong, who turned 65 this week, was in Manhattan Criminal Court yesterday to defend ... [FishbowlNY]

WLNY Lacks Long Island Focus for News at 9 - Posted July 24, 2012
When WCBS/Channel 2 formally acquired WLNY 10/55 the promise was an upgrade technologically and in front of the camera. However, the most important aspect is missing, keeping WLNY locked in to its home--Long Island. WLNY, for more than 25 years, was an independent station based in Melville. Its news presence was just... [FishbowlLA]

WLNY Lacks Long Island Focus for News at 9 - Posted July 24, 2012
When WCBS/Channel 2 formally acquired WLNY 10/55 the promise was an upgrade technologically and in front of the camera. However, the most important aspect is missing, keeping WLNY locked in to its home--Long Island. WLNY, for more than 25 years, was an independent station based in Melville. Its news presence was just... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WLNY Lacks Long Island Focus for News at 9 - Posted July 24, 2012
When WCBS/Channel 2 formally acquired WLNY 10/55 the promise was an upgrade technologically and in front of the camera. However, the most important aspect is missing, keeping WLNY locked in to its home--Long Island. WLNY, for more than 25 years, was an independent station based in Melville. Its news presence was just... [FishbowlNY]

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

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

WPIX Takes a Victory Lap in Morning; Beats WNYW, Edges Today - Posted July 18, 2012
WPIX is flexing its muscle in morning. The Nielsen overnight ratings for yesterday's show is some great news for Channel 11. The PIX Morning News claims a huge victory in the advertiser-friendly Adults 25 to 54 demographic. Not only did WPIX defeat its main competition in the 7 a.m. hour, WNYW with... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Takes a Victory Lap in Morning; Beats WNYW, Edges Today - Posted July 18, 2012
WPIX is flexing its muscle in morning. The Nielsen overnight ratings for yesterday's show is some great news for Channel 11. The PIX Morning News claims a huge victory in the advertiser-friendly Adults 25 to 54 demographic. Not only did WPIX defeat its main competition in the 7 a.m. hour, WNYW with... [FishbowlNY]

Lionel Adds His Two Cents as Early PIX Morning News Host - Posted July 17, 2012
You have to give WPIX/Channel 11 and news director Bill Carey credit for constantly changing viewers minds for what a traditional newscast should look like. The station, seeking a piece of the competitive morning race, is reinventing the wheel agai... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lionel Adds His Two Cents as Early PIX Morning News Host - Posted July 17, 2012
You have to give WPIX/Channel 11 and news director Bill Carey credit for constantly changing viewers minds for what a traditional newscast should look like. The station, seeking a piece of the competitive morning race, is reinventing the wheel agai... [FishbowlNY]

VIDEO: Another Day, Another WPIX Live Shot Interrupted - Posted July 17, 2012
Maybe it's the heat. For the second week in a row, New York's WPIX... [TVSpy]

VIDEO: Angry Woman Interrupts WPIX Reporter's Live Shot - Posted July 16, 2012
WPIX reporter Hilary Whittier was reporting from Manhattan's Columbus Circle when an angry woman, shouting in a foreign languag... [TVSpy]

WPIX Inks Deal to Air Giants Thursday Night Football in September - Posted July 9, 2012
Don't look now, but the NFL season is just around the corner. Today, the league announced a deal for WPIX/Channel 11 to simulcast the NFL Network's coverage of the New York Giants game with the Carolina Panthers September 20th in Charlotte. Channel 11 will air the 8 p.m. game exclusively in New... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Inks Deal to Air Giants Thursday Night Football in September - Posted July 9, 2012
Don't look now, but the NFL season is just around the corner. Today, the league announced a deal for WPIX/Channel 11 to simulcast the NFL Network's coverage of the New York Giants game with the Carolina Panthers September 20th in Charlotte. Channel 11 will air the 8 p.m. game exclusively in New... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 6, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Dave Price Gets Started on ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted July 6, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Dave Price Gets Started on ... [FishbowlNY]

Lionel Poised to Take Helm of Revamp Early Morning WPIX Newscast - Posted June 29, 2012
After two days of reporting the anchor shake-up at WNYW, we can now tell you that a competitor is also making some alterations. WPIX/Channel 11 is unveiling a new schedule to take effect Monday before dawn. Lionel will host a revamped two-hour block... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lionel Poised to Take Helm of Revamp Early Morning WPIX Newscast - Posted June 29, 2012
After two days of reporting the anchor shake-up at WNYW, we can now tell you that a competitor is also making some alterations. WPIX/Channel 11 is unveiling a new schedule to take effect Monday before dawn. Lionel will host a revamped two-hour block... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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

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

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

WPIX Launches Content Partnership with Patch - Posted May 17, 2012
WPIX, the CW-affiliate in New York City, launching a content partnership with Patch, AOL's online local news platform. The "Patch on PIX" segments, shot daily, will spotlight popular stories from Patch sites throughout the tri-state area. The segments will air beginning this wee... [TVSpy]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

WPIX/Channel 11 Takes on Bullying Next Week - Posted May 3, 2012
The act of bullying has grown exponentially thanks to social media. For one week, WPIX/Channel 11 is making it a top priority. The PIX Morning News, with anchors Sukanya Krishnan and ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX/Channel 11 Takes on Bullying Next Week - Posted May 3, 2012
The act of bullying has grown exponentially thanks to social media. For one week, WPIX/Channel 11 is making it a top priority. The PIX Morning News, with anchors Sukanya Krishnan and ... [FishbowlNY]

Mark Joyella Hired as Weekend Anchor at WFTV - Posted April 30, 2012
Mark Joyella has been hired as the weekend morning anchor at WFTV in Orlando, news director Bob Jordan told TV... [TVSpy]

VIDEO: WPIX Anchor Frances Rivera Breaks Down Crying During Newscast - Posted April 25, 2012
WPIX anchor Frances Rivera broke down crying during the CW-affiliate's morning show, after the station played a new Procter & Gamble commercial that, Rivera's co-anchor Sukany... [TVSpy]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Larry Mendte: 'I Still Love Local News. I Just Hate to See It Let Itself Go Like This' - Posted April 16, 2012
Former Philadelphia anchor Larry Mendte has penned a column in the April edition of ... [TVSpy]

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]

Fifty-Year Sportscasting Veteran Spencer Ross Returns to Air at WINS - Posted April 3, 2012
[caption id="attachment_57210" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Spencer Ross (r) with longtime Racing from Roosevelt co-host Stan Bergstein (circa early 1980s)"][/caption] If you've listened to sports on radio in the last half-century, there's a good chance that the voice you heard was ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Fifty-Year Sportscasting Veteran Spencer Ross Returns to Air at WINS - Posted April 3, 2012
[caption id="attachment_57210" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Spencer Ross (r) with longtime Racing from Roosevelt co-host Stan Bergstein (circa early 1980s)"][/caption] If you've listened to sports on radio in the last half-century, there's a good chance that the voice you heard was ... [FishbowlNY]

WLNY Takeover a 'Once in a Lifetime Experience' For CBS - Posted April 2, 2012
CBS has officially taken ownership of WLNY and launched a three-phase transition that will result in new newscasts and high definition programming at Long Island station. As part of the... [TVSpy]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Aereo Sues New York Broadcasters, Again - Posted March 21, 2012
Aereo, the streaming TV service that launched last week in New York, has filed a second countersuit against companies that own stations in the market. Reuters ... [SocialTimes.com]

Aereo Countersues New York Broadcasters, Again - Posted March 21, 2012
Aereo, the streaming TV service that launched last week in New York, has filed a second countersuit against companies that own stations in the market. Reuters ... [TVSpy]

Life for Jim Watkins After WPIX - Posted March 19, 2012
Jim Watkins has been the definition of "laying low" since parting company with WPIX in October. The accomplished anchor has resurfaced to promote his new project, executive producing a documentary to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Life for Jim Watkins After WPIX - Posted March 19, 2012
Jim Watkins has been the definition of "laying low" since parting company with WPIX in October. The accomplished anchor has resurfaced to promote his new project, executive producing a documentary to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1964 ... [FishbowlNY]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 2, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. The Retro PIX Game Makes Appearance in Morning News (left), February 28 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted March 2, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. The Retro PIX Game Makes Appearance in Morning News (left), February 28 ... [FishbowlNY]

The Retro PIX Game Makes Appearance in Morning News - Posted February 28, 2012
If you grew up in New York in late 1970s or early 1980s, you might enjoy this story! Long before the Internet and any social media, we had video gaming. During that time, WPIX/Channel 11 offered a popular viewer PIX game segment. Since they aired during the station's weekday children's programming, especially... [morningmedianewsfeed]

The Retro PIX Game Makes Appearance in Morning News - Posted February 28, 2012
If you grew up in New York in late 1970s or early 1980s, you might enjoy this story! Long before the Internet and any social media, we had video gaming. During that time, WPIX/Channel 11 offered a popular viewer PIX game segment. Since they aired during the station's weekday children's programming, especially... [FishbowlNY]

CNN's UnSuper Tuesday | Newscast Audience | King Done - Posted February 16, 2012
TVNewser: Without Mitt Romney and Ron Paul at the podium, CNN has decided to cancel a Super Tuesday Republican debate. The March 1st debate would be pitted ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

CNN's UnSuper Tuesday | Newscast Audience | King Done - Posted February 16, 2012
TVNewser: Without Mitt Romney and Ron Paul at the podium, CNN has decided to cancel a Super Tuesday Republican debate. The March 1st debate would be pitted ... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Tries Out Studio Audience For Morning News - Posted February 16, 2012
The New York Daily News reports WPIX will try out a studio audience next Monday a... [TVSpy]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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]

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

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

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

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted January 13, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Gawker Writer Fired After Using N-Word in Post, January 6 ... [FishbowlLA]

Class of 2012 McDonald's Black Media Legends Named - Posted January 11, 2012
McDonalds has once again named Black Media Legends, several of whom are broadcasters in New York. This is the 10th year of the program, and for the first time a pair of special awards will be given. Iconic voice of African Americans, Gil No... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Class of 2012 McDonald's Black Media Legends Named - Posted January 11, 2012
McDonalds has once again named Black Media Legends, several of whom are broadcasters in New York. This is the 10th year of the program, and for the first time a pair of special awards will be given. Iconic voice of African Americans, Gil No... [FishbowlNY]

'Change is Good' for Veteran Reporter Jay Dow, Starting at WPIX Next Week - Posted January 11, 2012
Jay Dow is about make a major career change. As we reported Monday, Dow is headed for WPIX, where the two-time Emmy Award winner will handle an array of hard news stories for the Tribune owned station, starting Monday. His arrival at Channel 11 foll... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'Change is Good' for Veteran Reporter Jay Dow, Starting at WPIX Next Week - Posted January 11, 2012
Jay Dow is about make a major career change. As we reported Monday, Dow is headed for WPIX, where the two-time Emmy Award winner will handle an array of hard news stories for the Tribune owned station, starting Monday. His arrival at Channel 11 foll... [FishbowlNY]

WCBS Reporter Jay Dow Joining WPIX - Posted January 10, 2012
Jay Dow, a reporter at WCBS in New York, has joined WPIX the CW-affiliate in the same market, ... [TVSpy]

Anchor/Reporter Peter Thorne Leaving WPIX - Posted December 20, 2011
One of the last remnants of the pre-Bill Carey regime, veteran newsman Peter Thorne is leaving Channel 11. The station released a terse two-sentence statement saying... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Anchor/Reporter Peter Thorne Leaving WPIX - Posted December 20, 2011
One of the last remnants of the pre-Bill Carey regime, veteran newsman Peter Thorne is leaving Channel 11. The station released a terse two-sentence statement saying... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Anthrax Scare | Gender Bending | Trump Card - Posted December 2, 2011
TVSpy: An anthrax scare caused WPIX to lock down the newsroom Thursday and make some minor programming changes. FishbowlLA: ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Anthrax Scare | Gender Bending | Trump Card - Posted December 2, 2011
TVSpy: An anthrax scare caused WPIX to lock down the newsroom Thursday and make some minor programming changes. FishbowlLA: ... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Newsroom Shut Down After Anthrax Hoax - Posted December 2, 2011
The WPIX newsroom in New York City was locked down yesterday evening after a staffer opened a threatening letter that contained white powder. The New York Daily News ... [TVSpy]

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

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

WPIX Celebrates 45th Anniversary of The Yule Log - Posted November 28, 2011
A longstanding WPIX holiday tradition is back! For the 45th year, viewers will be greeted by the burning Yule Log Christmas morning. The famous film loop of the crackling fireplace with a holiday soundtrack has been a Christmas staple on Channel 11 since 1966. This year it can be seen December 25... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Celebrates 45th Anniversary of The Yule Log - Posted November 28, 2011
A longstanding WPIX holiday tradition is back! For the 45th year, viewers will be greeted by the burning Yule Log Christmas morning. The famous film loop of the crackling fireplace with a holiday soundtrack has been a Christmas staple on Channel 11 since 1966. This year it can be seen December 25... [FishbowlNY]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

A WPIX Thanksgiving Tradition Resumes - Posted November 21, 2011
WPIX/Channel 11 ushers in the holiday season with the Thanksgiving staple The March of the Wooden Soldiers at 9 a.m. The 1934 comedy classic stars the comedy team of Laurel and Hardy in a lighthearted version of the Victor Herbert operetta about a fantasy world where toys are made and nursery... [morningmedianewsfeed]

A WPIX Thanksgiving Tradition Resumes - Posted November 21, 2011
WPIX/Channel 11 ushers in the holiday season with the Thanksgiving staple The March of the Wooden Soldiers at 9 a.m. The 1934 comedy classic stars the comedy team of Laurel and Hardy in a lighthearted version of the Victor Herbert operetta about a fantasy world where toys are made and nursery... [FishbowlNY]

Jets Travel to WPIX for Mile High City Appearance Thursday - Posted November 14, 2011
The Jets will be playing their second straight national TV game when they visit the Broncos in Denver on the NFL Network's Thursday Night Football. For the dwindling viewers without cable or satellite, WPIX/Channel 11 is the over-the-air option for Jets fans. The 8 p.m. game features NFL Network announcers ... [FishbowlLA]

Anderson 'Not Good Fit' for WPIX, Leaving for WNYW in 2012 - Posted November 11, 2011
Anderson Cooper is leaving his New York syndication home. Cooper, the popular CNN prime time host by night, who started his much anticipated talk show by day this fall, will say goodbye to WPIX/Channel 11, and hello to WNYW/Chann... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Anderson 'Not Good Fit' for WPIX, Leaving for WNYW in 2012 - Posted November 11, 2011
Anderson Cooper is leaving his New York syndication home. Cooper, the popular CNN prime time host by night, who started his much anticipated talk show by day this fall, will say goodbye to WPIX/Channel 11, and hello to WNYW/Chann... [FishbowlNY]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted November 4, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Anchor Jim Watkins (left) Officially Ends Association With WPIX, October 28 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted November 4, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Anchor Jim Watkins (left) Officially Ends Association With WPIX, October 28 ... [FishbowlNY]

Jim Watkins Offically Out at WPIX in New York - Posted October 28, 2011
Nearly a month after FishbowlNY reported Jim Watkins was out the door at New York City CW-affiliate ... [SocialTimes.com]

Anchor Jim Watkins Officially Ends Association With WPIX - Posted October 28, 2011
The worst kept secret has finally been made official today. Veteran WPIX anchor Jim Watkins has left Channel 11 as FishbowlNY reported exclusively ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Anchor Jim Watkins Officially Ends Association With WPIX - Posted October 28, 2011
The worst kept secret has finally been made official today. Veteran WPIX anchor Jim Watkins has left Channel 11 as FishbowlNY reported exclusively ... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 14, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Occupy Wall Street Protestors are Not Geraldo or Fox News Fans, October 10... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 14, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Occupy Wall Street Protestors are Not Geraldo or Fox News Fans, October 10... [FishbowlNY]

'New York Not Gone Forever' as Former WPIX Talent Lolita Lopez Starts as KNBC Reporter Today - Posted October 10, 2011
While we await the resolution of Jim Watkins' fate at WPIX, Lolita Lopez takes matters into her own hands! The versatile Chann... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'New York Not Gone Forever' as Former WPIX Talent Lolita Lopez Starts as KNBC Reporter Today - Posted October 10, 2011
While we await the resolution of Jim Watkins' fate at WPIX, Lolita Lopez takes matters into her own hands! The versatile Chann... [FishbowlNY]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted October 7, 2011
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Breaking: Jim Watkins Fired From WPIX, September 30 ... [FishbowlLA]

Stations Cover Deadly Helicopter Crash - Posted October 5, 2011
A helicopter crashed and sank yesterday afternoon in the East River near 34th Street. Our sister site TVSpy reports WCBS/Channel 2 anchor ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Stations Cover Deadly Helicopter Crash - Posted October 5, 2011
A helicopter crashed and sank yesterday afternoon in the East River near 34th Street. Our sister site TVSpy reports WCBS/Channel 2 anchor ... [FishbowlNY]

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

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

Breaking: Jim Watkins Fired From WPIX - Posted September 30, 2011
Veteran WPIX/Channel 11 anchor Jim Watkins has been fired from the station, FishbowlNY has learned exclusively. Sources with knowledge of the situation say Watkins, the station's solo weekend anchor, was abruptly terminated Tuesday by news director Bill Carey... [FishbowlLA]

Former WPIX Reporter Lolita Lopez Joins KNBC - Posted September 29, 2011
We have more details on the West Coast plans for Lolita Lopez. The WPIX/Channel 11 veteran has been named a general assignment reporter with KNBC in Los Angeles. Our sister site ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former WPIX Reporter Lolita Lopez Joins KNBC - Posted September 29, 2011
We have more details on the West Coast plans for Lolita Lopez. The WPIX/Channel 11 veteran has been named a general assignment reporter with KNBC in Los Angeles. Our sister site ... [FishbowlNY]

TV Personality Jill Nicolini Begins at WNYW on Monday - Posted September 27, 2011
Get Jill Nicolini some new business cards! The popular traffic and entertainment reporter left WPIX/Channel 11 ear... [morningmedianewsfeed]

TV Personality Jill Nicolini Begins at WNYW on Monday - Posted September 27, 2011
Get Jill Nicolini some new business cards! The popular traffic and entertainment reporter left WPIX/Channel 11 ear... [FishbowlNY]

Lolita Lopez Leaves WPIX, New York for California - Posted September 27, 2011
Versatile WPIX on-air talent Lolita Lopez has left Channel 11. She told her Facebook followers this morning: "As you might have guessed after 10+ years I have left PIX and NY for sunny CA. My heart is heavy but full and excited for a new a... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Lolita Lopez Leaves WPIX, New York for California - Posted September 27, 2011
Versatile WPIX on-air talent Lolita Lopez has left Channel 11. She told her Facebook followers this morning: "As you might have guessed after 10+ years I have left PIX and NY for sunny CA. My heart is heavy but full and excited for a new a... [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 "... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

WHDH Taps Reid Lamberty to Replace Frances Rivera - Posted September 8, 2011
Boston's WHDH has hired Reid Lamberty to replace Frances Rivera, who recently ... [TVSpy]

WPIX's 5 p.m. News Geared Toward Female Viewers - Posted September 7, 2011
Next week, New York City CW affiliate WPIX will launch a newscast designed to capitalize on a lead-in audience from CNN anchor Anderson Cooper's syndicated daytime talk show, "Anderson," which will debut on WPIX next Monday at 4 p.m. "The television station has never b... [TVSpy]

WPIX's Sukanya Krishnan Recalls Reporting On 9/11/01: 'It Feels Like You're In A Nightmare' - Posted September 6, 2011
FishbowlNY has an interview with WPIX morning anchor Sukanya Krishnan... [TVSpy]

Reporter Jill Nicolini Jumps From WPIX to WNYW - Posted September 4, 2011
Jill Nicolini has left WPIX for WNYW. The popular reporter, who was recently named one of the ... [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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Top 5 Hottest Traffic Reporters - Posted August 19, 2011
Car-obsessed blog Jalopnik has put together a list of the 10 hottest TV traffic reporters, according to its readers. Here are the Top 5... ... [TVSpy]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Veteran Anchor John Muller Cut Loose at WPIX - Posted July 21, 2011
WPIX morning anchor John Muller's contract has not been renewed after 12 years with the New York City CW affiliate, ... [TVSpy]

John Muller Out as Morning Anchor at WPIX - Posted July 21, 2011
There's more movement at the PIX Morning News. Last week we told you that Boston anchor Frances Rivera is joining Sukanya Krishnan on the desk. Now come... [morningmedianewsfeed]

John Muller Out as Morning Anchor at WPIX - Posted July 21, 2011
There's more movement at the PIX Morning News. Last week we told you that Boston anchor Frances Rivera is joining Sukanya Krishnan on the desk. Now come... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Welcomes Frances Rivera to Mornings - Posted July 18, 2011
Veteran anchor Frances Rivera is joining WPIX/Channel 11. Sister site TVSpy reports Rivera will team with ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Welcomes Frances Rivera to Mornings - Posted July 18, 2011
Veteran anchor Frances Rivera is joining WPIX/Channel 11. Sister site TVSpy reports Rivera will team with ... [FishbowlNY]

Baltimore's WBFF Scales Back Sports Coverage - Posted July 13, 2011
In a move that appears to be part of a growing national trend, Baltimore's WBFF is scaling back sports coverage during its late newscasts. The Sinclair-owned Fox-affiliate is going to expe... [TVSpy]

WPIX Promotes Saul Adams to News at Ten Executive Producer - Posted July 8, 2011
WPIX/Channel 11 is elevating Saul Adams to executive producer of the station's News at Ten. Adams, with Channel 11 since 2003, was most recently senior producer for the weeknight 10 p.m. newscast. He was part of the creative team that l... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Promotes Saul Adams to News at Ten Executive Producer - Posted July 8, 2011
WPIX/Channel 11 is elevating Saul Adams to executive producer of the station's News at Ten. Adams, with Channel 11 since 2003, was most recently senior producer for the weeknight 10 p.m. newscast. He was part of the creative team that l... [FishbowlNY]

Seven Months After Clown Incident, Arthur Chi'en Returns to WPIX - Posted July 5, 2011
Arthur Chi'en will return to WPIX this week for the first time since last fall, after a tangle with a clown at a New York City Halloween parade left him with extensive facial damage. Chi'e... [TVSpy]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Former WPIX GM Betty Ellen Berlamino Resurfaces with CBS - Posted June 14, 2011
Betty Ellen Berlamino spent 17 years at WPIX/Channel 11. She was the station's president and general manager from 2000 to 2010. It's almost a year to the day since Berlamino was fired from WPIX. Now, she has been named senior vice... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former WPIX GM Betty Ellen Berlamino Resurfaces with CBS - Posted June 14, 2011
Betty Ellen Berlamino spent 17 years at WPIX/Channel 11. She was the station's president and general manager from 2000 to 2010. It's almost a year to the day since Berlamino was fired from WPIX. Now, she has been named senior vice... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Wins Seven Promax Awards for Marketing and Promotion - Posted June 14, 2011
WPIX/Channel 11 took home seven awards at the 2011 Promax/BDA Local Station Summit in Las Vegas. The awards honor outstanding promotion, marketing, and design in local broadcasting. The seven wins--four Gold and three Silver Awards--more than any other over-the-air station in the country. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Wins Seven Promax Awards for Marketing and Promotion - Posted June 14, 2011
WPIX/Channel 11 took home seven awards at the 2011 Promax/BDA Local Station Summit in Las Vegas. The awards honor outstanding promotion, marketing, and design in local broadcasting. The seven wins--four Gold and three Silver Awards--more than any other over-the-air station in the country. ... [FishbowlNY]

Wil Surratt Leaves WPIX, May Return to CNN - Posted June 1, 2011
In an email to staff on Tuesday, WPIX news director Bill Carey announced that Wil Surratt is leaving his post as seni... [TVSpy]

WPIX Hires Reporter Mario Diaz - Posted June 1, 2011
Veteran reporter Mario Diaz has joined WPIX. Diaz, who has roots in the New York area, brings more than 20 years of broadcast journalism to the PIX 11 News at Ten. He began his award-winning broadcast career prior to his freshman year... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Hires Reporter Mario Diaz - Posted June 1, 2011
Veteran reporter Mario Diaz has joined WPIX. Diaz, who has roots in the New York area, brings more than 20 years of broadcast journalism to the PIX 11 News at Ten. He began his award-winning broadcast career prior to his freshman year... [FishbowlNY]

Man Threatens to Blow Up WPIX-11 Over Two and a Half Men Reruns - Posted May 31, 2011
You ever have one of those days when you briefly consider murdering another human being? Not that you would. But in a moment of weakness on a packed train or something, the thought, "If this guy doesn't stop digging his elbow into my back and that woman doesn't figure out that... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Man Threatens to Blow Up WPIX-11 Over Two and a Half Men Reruns - Posted May 31, 2011
You ever have one of those days when you briefly consider murdering another human being? Not that you would. But in a moment of weakness on a packed train or something, the thought, "If this guy doesn't stop digging his elbow into my back and that woman doesn't figure out that... [FishbowlNY]

Baseball Veteran Bill White Reflects on Time with Yankees, Phil Rizzuto, in New Book Uppity - Posted May 23, 2011
In his new autobiography, Uppity (which could just as easily have been called Integrity for his strong moral compass), Bill White talks candidly about his many decades in baseball, including the racial intolerance he suffered... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Baseball Veteran Bill White Reflects on Time with Yankees, Phil Rizzuto, in New Book Uppity - Posted May 23, 2011
In his new autobiography, Uppity (which could just as easily have been called Integrity for his strong moral compass), Bill White talks candidly about his many decades in baseball, including the racial intolerance he suffered... [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. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Tribune Co. Names Eddy Hartenstein CEO - Posted May 6, 2011
Tribune Co., which owns 24 stations across the country including WPIX in New York and WGN in Chicago, announced today that it... [TVSpy]

A Unique Partnership: WCBS Shares Chopper Footage with FDNY - Posted May 6, 2011
It is becoming more and more common for stations to pool their helic... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Veteran Cable Anchor Laurie Dhue Finds Work at WPIX - Posted April 28, 2011
You'll recall Laurie Dhue from her anchoring on the Fox News Channel from 2000 to 2008. During that time, Dhue was also featured prominently as reporter for Geraldo at Large. A WPIX spokeswomen tells FishbowlNY that Dhue is now a fill... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Veteran Cable Anchor Laurie Dhue Finds Work at WPIX - Posted April 28, 2011
You'll recall Laurie Dhue from her anchoring on the Fox News Channel from 2000 to 2008. During that time, Dhue was also featured prominently as reporter for Geraldo at Large. A WPIX spokeswomen tells FishbowlNY that Dhue is now a fill... [FishbowlNY]

Veteran Reporter Jackie Hyland Leaves WPIX--Again - Posted April 22, 2011
Jackie Hyland, who was in her second stint with WPIX, has officially left the station. WPIX confirmed to FishbowlNY that Hyland's contract was not renewed at the end of March. Hyland, who worked at WPIX from 2000 to 2005, was back at Channel 11 in Augu... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Veteran Reporter Jackie Hyland Leaves WPIX--Again - Posted April 22, 2011
Jackie Hyland, who was in her second stint with WPIX, has officially left the station. WPIX confirmed to FishbowlNY that Hyland's contract was not renewed at the end of March. Hyland, who worked at WPIX from 2000 to 2005, was back at Channel 11 in Augu... [FishbowlNY]

Former WCBS-TV Reporter Kirstin Cole Back on Air at WPIX - Posted April 20, 2011
For close to ten years, Kirstin Cole was a top-notch reporter at WCBS/Channel 2. She left the station in September 2010 as the station's consumer reporter. But in recent weeks she began filing reports for WPIX/Channel 11. It is a homecoming of sorts for Co... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Former WCBS-TV Reporter Kirstin Cole Back on Air at WPIX - Posted April 20, 2011
For close to ten years, Kirstin Cole was a top-notch reporter at WCBS/Channel 2. She left the station in September 2010 as the station's consumer reporter. But in recent weeks she began filing reports for WPIX/Channel 11. It is a homecoming of sorts for Co... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Tribune's WPIX Skips Over Breaking News in Assembly Line Newscast - Posted April 13, 2011
New York's WPIX was constrained by its newscast's slick format on Monday night when breaking news hit. Just after 8 p.m. on Monday, two planes collided while taxiing at JFK airport. And while WPIX's rival WNYW began ... [TVSpy]

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

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

As Larry Mendte Returned from Libya Empty-Handed, Some Question Wisdom of Trip - Posted April 12, 2011
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Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted April 8, 2011
Here's a look what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee Arrested for Public Lewdness, April 6 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted April 8, 2011
Here's a look what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Hot 97 DJ Mister Cee Arrested for Public Lewdness, April 6 ... [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]

Larry Mendte and Alycia Lane Offer Very Different Views of Their Relationship as Lawsuit Continues - Posted April 4, 2011
It's a classic case of He Said, She Said in the lawsuit involving former KYW anchors Larry Mendte and ... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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

Morning Anchor Chris Burrous Transfers from New York to Los Angeles - Posted March 28, 2011
Anchor Chris Burrous, who joined New York's WPIX just last June, is switching coasts and joining KTLA. WPIX ... [TVSpy]

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

Chris Burrous Leaves WPIX for Anchor Position in Los Angeles - Posted March 24, 2011
Get the change of address cards ready! Chris Burrous left WPIX after yesterday's PIX 11 Morning News. He is grabbing an anchor gig at Tribune-owned KTLA in Los Angeles. News director ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Chris Burrous Leaves WPIX for Anchor Position in Los Angeles - Posted March 24, 2011
Get the change of address cards ready! Chris Burrous left WPIX after yesterday's PIX 11 Morning News. He is grabbing an anchor gig at Tribune-owned KTLA in Los Angeles. News director ... [FishbowlNY]

Cleared of Assault Charges, Former WPIX Reporter Vince DeMentri Says 'I Need a Job' - Posted March 23, 2011
Former WPIX reporter Vince DeMentri was acquitted Tuesday of all charges stemming from a confrontation with the chauffeur of a Bahamian ambassador. The chau... [TVSpy]

'Seinfeld' Heads Back to Original Syndication Home--WPIX - Posted March 21, 2011
After a long stint on Fox 5, Seinfeld is returning to WPIX starting tonight. Reruns of the legendary sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld, Jason Alexander, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Michael Richards originally aired on Channel 11 from 1995 to 2001 before moving to Fox 5/WNYW. This time around, WPIX runs a weeknight double feature... [morningmedianewsfeed]

'Seinfeld' Heads Back to Original Syndication Home--WPIX - Posted March 21, 2011
After a long stint on Fox 5, Seinfeld is returning to WPIX starting tonight. Reruns of the legendary sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld, Jason Alexander, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Michael Richards originally aired on Channel 11 from 1995 to 2001 before moving to Fox 5/WNYW. This time around, WPIX runs a weeknight double feature... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX Opts for Sensationalism Wednesday Night in Story About Missing New York Times Reporters - Posted March 18, 2011
You probably heard about the four New York Times reporters who disappeared in Libya. WPIX mentioned it Wednesday night in their opening "11 stories in 11 minutes" segment. At issue is not the 27-second story that anchor Jodi Applegate read. Instead, it was t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX Opts for Sensationalism Wednesday Night in Story About Missing New York Times Reporters - Posted March 18, 2011
You probably heard about the four New York Times reporters who disappeared in Libya. WPIX mentioned it Wednesday night in their opening "11 stories in 11 minutes" segment. At issue is not the 27-second story that anchor Jodi Applegate read. Instead, it was t... [FishbowlNY]

WPIX's Dr. Steve Getting a Sunday Morning Health Show - Posted March 16, 2011
Move over Dr. Oz, there's a new doctor in town. WPIX/Channel 11's Dr. Steve Salvatore is already familiar to WPIX viewers. Now, he'll host his own show Sundays starting April 17 at 11 a.m. The 30-minute Dr. Steve will focus on health, wellness, an... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX's Dr. Steve Getting a Sunday Morning Health Show - Posted March 16, 2011
Move over Dr. Oz, there's a new doctor in town. WPIX/Channel 11's Dr. Steve Salvatore is already familiar to WPIX viewers. Now, he'll host his own show Sundays starting April 17 at 11 a.m. The 30-minute Dr. Steve will focus on health, wellness, an... [FishbowlNY]

Trial of Former WPIX Reporter Vince DeMentri Halted Following N-Word Accusation - Posted March 16, 2011
The trial of former WPIX reporter Vince DeMentri was halted yesterday after the man accusing DeMentri of assaulting him last year was suspected of lying on the stand. DeMentri ... [TVSpy]

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

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

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

WPIX Anchor Jodi Applegate Marries Yankees Broadcaster - Posted February 14, 2011
Jodi Applegate, a veteran anchor who currently helms WPIX's 10 p.m. newscast, married Yankees broadcaster ... [TVSpy]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

WPIX's Jennifer Jordan Moonlighting at WCBS 880 - Posted January 28, 2011
You probably know Jennifer Jordan for her reporting at several New York stations. Jordan, who currently does TV work on WPIX/Channel 11, will also be featured on the radio at WCBS 880. "We've brought her in to train for per diem anchoring... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX's Jennifer Jordan Moonlighting at WCBS 880 - Posted January 28, 2011
You probably know Jennifer Jordan for her reporting at several New York stations. Jordan, who currently does TV work on WPIX/Channel 11, will also be featured on the radio at WCBS 880. "We've brought her in to train for per diem anchoring... [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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

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

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

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 ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

WPIX's Larry Mendte Speaks Out for First Responders - Posted December 7, 2010
It's more than nine years since that horrific day left thousands of people dead at the World Trade Center. But in the ensuing years, the tragedy has taken on a larger significance. Nearly 1,000 First Responders, the heroes of the day, who risked their lives to save as many lives as possible,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX's Larry Mendte Speaks Out for First Responders - Posted December 7, 2010
It's more than nine years since that horrific day left thousands of people dead at the World Trade Center. But in the ensuing years, the tragedy has taken on a larger significance. Nearly 1,000 First Responders, the heroes of the day, who risked their lives to save as many lives as possible,... [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,... [morningmedianewsfeed]

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]

Revamped WPIX News at Ten Has Successful November Sweeps - Posted November 30, 2010
The PIX News at Ten, which was totally overhauled last month, had a strong November sweeps period. The newscast, now led by Jodi Applegate in place of ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Revamped WPIX News at Ten Has Successful November Sweeps - Posted November 30, 2010
The PIX News at Ten, which was totally overhauled last month, had a strong November sweeps period. The newscast, now led by Jodi Applegate in place of ... [FishbowlNY]

Honor for Magic Garden Hosts Carole and Paula - Posted November 22, 2010
[caption id="attachment_21351" align="alignright" width="300" caption="It's nice to say hello... to Carole and Paula"][/caption] If the phrases "story box" and "chuckle patch" bring a smile to your face, to paraphrase Jeff Foxworthy, you might be a fan of The Magic Garden.... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Honor for Magic Garden Hosts Carole and Paula - Posted November 22, 2010
[caption id="attachment_21351" align="alignright" width="300" caption="It's nice to say hello... to Carole and Paula"][/caption] If the phrases "story box" and "chuckle patch" bring a smile to your face, to paraphrase Jeff Foxworthy, you might be a fan of The Magic Garden.... [FishbowlNY]

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

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

WPIX, Jodi Applegate Create New Look at Ten - Posted October 25, 2010
If you haven't seen the PIX News at Ten in the past two weeks, what's staring back at you might be surprising. Gone are the desks and chairs. Gone is the familiar studio set. Yet another staple of the TV news biz--the two anchor format with Jim Watkins and... [morningmedianewsfeed]

WPIX, Jodi Applegate Create New Look at Ten - Posted October 25, 2010
If you haven't seen the PIX News at Ten in the past two weeks, what's staring back at you might be surprising. Gone are the desks and chairs. Gone is the familiar studio set. Yet another staple of the TV news biz--the two anchor format with Jim Watkins and... [FishbowlNY]

Randy Michaels Out as Tribune CEO - Posted October 22, 2010
In an anti-climatic decision, the Tribune Company board of directors got Randy Michaels to step down from his post as CEO. The clock was ticking on Michaels' tenure after allegations into his personal conduct and management style, leading... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Randy Michaels Out as Tribune CEO - Posted October 22, 2010
In an anti-climatic decision, the Tribune Company board of directors got Randy Michaels to step down from his post as CEO. The clock was ticking on Michaels' tenure after allegations into his personal conduct and management style, leading... [FishbowlNY]

Sportscaster Sal Marchiano Files Age Discrimination Suit Against Former WPIX General Manager - Posted October 14, 2010
Longtime sportscaster Sal Marchiano filed a multimillion-dollar age discrimination lawsuit against the former head of WPIX/Channel 11. Marchiano, who left WPIX in December 2008 when the station decided not to re-sign him, is seeking unspecified damages. The ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Sportscaster Sal Marchiano Files Age Discrimination Suit Against Former WPIX General Manager - Posted October 14, 2010
Longtime sportscaster Sal Marchiano filed a multimillion-dollar age discrimination lawsuit against the former head of WPIX/Channel 11. Marchiano, who left WPIX in December 2008 when the station decided not to re-sign him, is seeking unspecified damages. The ... [FishbowlNY]

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