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Excellence in Broadcasting Awards – Deadline is March 3rd – Do Not Delay Enter Today!

NYSBA 51st Annual Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting Web Entry Portal is Now Open Once again, the New York State Broadcasters Association will be honoring stations for their Excellence in Broadcasting.  As in the past, this is a state wide competition based on market size.  Similar to last year we will be forwarding the awards directly to […]

Important NYSBA Webinar on NY Minimum Wage and Overtime Archived

NYSBA sponsored webinar featuring noted labor law firm Jackson Lewis, provided important information on NY minimum wage and overtime rules.  The webinar covered the new minimum wage rules, which vary by region.  It also discussed how the new minimum wage rules affected the obligation to pay overtime.  Even though the federal overtime laws did not […]

Long Island Broadcasters Honored for Public Service

We have been highlighting stations that received “Serving New York” Awards at our recent luncheons around the State.  This week we will focus on the stations on Long Island.  As Long Islanders know, “The Island” has its own community issues that are distinct from New York City. The following stations were honored recently at a […]

New York City Broadcasters Honored for Public Service

We have been highlighting stations that received “Serving New York” Awards at our recent luncheons around the State.  This week we will focus on the stations in the New York City Region.  In perhaps the most competitive media market in the world, these stations donate their time and recources to help the citizens of New […]

Capital Region Stations Honored for Public Service

We have been highlighting stations that received “Serving New York” Awards at our recent luncheons around the state. This week we will focus on the stations in the Capital Region. We want to especially thank Congressman Paul Tonko (D 20th), who was our featured speaker at the awards luncheon. Congressman Tonko is an important member […]

Southern Tier Stations Honored for Public Service

We have been highlighting stations that received “Serving New York” Awards at our recent luncheons around the state. This week we will focus on the stations in the Southern Tier including the Binghamton and Corning Region. More details and pictures will be posted on our website. WHCU – Cayuga Radio Group – All Things Equal […]

Central New York Stations Honored for Public Service

We were delighted that the Deputy Majority Leader of the New York State Senate, John DeFrancisco was able to attend our recent Serving New York Luncheon. Senator DeFrancisco is one of the most powerful members of the New York Senate. He previously served as Chairman of the important Senate Finance Committee. He has been a […]

Rochester Stations Honored for Public Service

We were delighted that New York State Senator Richard Funke was able to attend our recent Serving New York Luncheon. Senator Funke is no stranger to NYSBA. He was a broadcaster in Rochester for 40 years and a member of the NYSBA Hall of Fame. The following stations were recognized for their efforts: WROC-TV – […]

Buffalo Area Stations Honored for Public Service

The Honorable Chris Collins spoke at the Buffalo Luncheon which took place at the Albright Knox Art Gallery. Congressman Collins cited numerous examples of broadcasters serving Buffalo. He thanked the stations for their efforts. The following stations were recognized at the luncheon: WKBW TV – Campaign with Salvation Army – “Cool at Camp” This year’s […]

"Serving New York" Awards to be Presented at Regional Luncheons

We will be hosting our annual regional luncheons honoring the public service efforts of local stations.  Our “Serving New York Awards” recognize the extraordinary efforts of New York State’s broadcasters in serving the public interest every day.  Importantly, winners may include this award in their public file.  The luncheon is free to all NYSBA members […]