| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:00 AM
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As much as he’s a fan of, and professionally connected to, the music of the Beatles, there are times when “Breakfast With the Beatles” radio show host Chris Carter wonders how...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Classic R&B and hip-hop radio station KDAY-FM (93.5) has been sold to Meruelo Media, a Los Angeles company that has been expanding its holdings.
Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.
The station had been on the market for more...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 3:14 PM
This is the time of year when a Rockette really has to be on her toes.
Thursday, Dec. 19, the high-stepping, perfectly coiffed dancers will bring their "Radio City Christmas Spectacular" to Tampa for a 36-show run. The Tampa stop is part of a four-...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:03 AM
In the upside-down world of radio and TV, where careers come and go like chunks of ice in pre-Christmas storms, Adam Vorce is making his mark. And he is doing it the old-fashioned way, by wearing out shoe leather, by developing contacts, by staying...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Jon Toothman's Radio Shack doesn't seem like a place that's out to destroy Christmas.
It's wrapped in garland and Christmas lights and features two small Christmas trees. When I stopped in, Josh Groban's baritone filled the shop with the sounds of "O...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Despite his local roots, Ron Coomer was very comfortable in the Twin Cities and had no intention of moving.
His down-to-earth pre- and postgame analysis on Twins telecasts provided a comfortable and informative forum for his views.
That success was...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 4:05 PM
When he was a youth growing up in Corona del Mar, Calif., John Ireland would listen to Chick Hearn on this contraption called a transistor radio (look it up, kids). Because the broadcasts often lasted past his bedtime, Ireland had to find a way to hide...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Bucks County Playhouse's delightful production of "Meet Me in St. Louis" evokes a pleasant sense of nostalgia in more ways than one.
The musical, which takes place in 1903, is presented as a live radio play being performed in 1946. The play-within-a-...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:23 PM
You['re behind the curve if you haven't started to shop for the outdoors lover on your list, but we've gathered some suggestions utilzing some of the newest gear on the market to give you ideas as you enter the home srtetch of the holiday shopping season....
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:24 AM
Sgt. James Albright - Frederick, Md.
James Albright received a Purple Heart for wounds he received during the invasion of France in June 1944. After the war he worked at Fort Detrick in Frederick for more than 30 years. He died at age 70 in 1986....
| Dec 2, 2013
After experiencing problems both activating his Ventra card and loading value onto it from his Discover card and then being double-charged for some fares, CTA rider Barry Finkel began to wonder how susceptible his new transit account is to hacking.