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Political Rules

For additional information including a list of candidates see the NY State Board of elections website at http://www.elections.ny.gov/ Political Broadcasting Primer Our friends at Pillsbury Winthrop, Shaw Pittman LLP have produced an excellent primer on the FCC’s political rules. The primer summarizes all the rules you need to know for this political season. To see a […]

NYSBA Board Completes Three Long Days of Lobbying in Washington

The monsoons hit Washington DC, but that did not stop NYSBA board members from meeting with members of Congress. From the TV perspective we believe we made progress in gaining support for changing the time and amount of money allocated for the TV repacking. The FCC’s current plan is to have repacked stations vacated present […]

Long Island Stations Honored for Public Service

Serving the public interest is part of a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Long Island stations for their outstanding public service efforts. The stations were recognized at a recent luncheon at the Blackstone Steak House on Long Island. To see a brief video of the luncheon from our friends at […]

Serving New York City

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the New York City radio and television stations for their outstanding public service efforts. The following stations and community groups received special recognition at a recent luncheon at the Waldorf Astoria: Univision Local Media – WXTV-TV/WFUT-TV and WADO/WXNY/WQBU […]

Serving the Capital Region

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Capital Region radio and television stations for their outstanding public service efforts. At a recent luncheon at Wolferts Roost Country Club, the following stations and community groups received special recognition: iHeart Media Albany – Leather Stocking Honor […]

Central New York Honored for Public Service

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Central New York stations in Syracuse, Watertown and Utica for their outstanding public service efforts. At a recent luncheon at the University Sheraton, the following stations and community groups received special recognition: WAUB – Auburn – Focus […]

Rochester Stations Honored for Public Service

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Rochester area radio and television stations for serving their community. At a recent luncheon at the Country Club of Rochester, the following stations and community groups received special recognition: WHAM –TV – Special Olympics – Polar Plunge […]

Buffalo Area Stations Honored for Public Service

Serving the public interest is ingrained in a broadcaster’s DNA. It is what we do. Congratulations to the Buffalo area radio and television stations for serving their community. At a recent luncheon at the Albright Knox Art Gallery, the following stations and community groups received special recognition: WKBW-TV ABC-7 – The Summit Center & Paddock […]

Binghamton/Elmira Stations Honored for Public Service

Last Thursday’s Digital Training and “Serving New York” Luncheon in Binghamton were a tremendous success. More than 40 sales executives attended a three hour seminar featuring nationally recognized digital sales expert Stephen Wharley. At the “Serving New York” Luncheon, area stations were recognized for a number of public service campaigns and projects. The following stations […]

2015 Excellence in Broadcasting Recipients

We just completed our 53rd Executive Conference at the Conrad Hotel in New York City.  We wish to congratulate those stations and broadcast professionals who received the “Excellence in Broadcasting Awards”.  You represent the best in broadcasting. Congratulations to this year’s winners: LARGE MARKET RADIO (RED GROUP) OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL WINS, NEW YORK – “AIRFAST” OUTSTANDING […]