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Ben Hollis Starting New 'Wild' Chicago TV Show
Apr 16 2014 16:00

Ben Hollis, the original host, as well as co-creator/co-producer of WTTW-TV's near-legendary around-town program "Wild Chicago," will soon be back on local television scr [ ... ]

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Is WGN-TV Close To Losing The IL Lottery Drawings?
Apr 16 2014 10:02

The Illinois Lottery has a contract that runs through June which pays WGN-TV to air its lottery drawings. According to the Chicago Tribune, whose parent company also owns [ ... ]

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News & Notes: Jerry Schnacke; Al B. Sylk; Jason Goff; WGRB-AM; Steve Harvey; Tribune Publi...
Apr 15 2014 15:45

Today's News & Notes features ten local media news items, including: Jerry Schnacke exits; Al B. Sylk exits; Jason Goff exits; Inspiration 1390 does a live celebration; S [ ... ]

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WGN Radio's Dave Plier Purchases Larry Lujack's Famed Typewriter
Apr 14 2014 21:26

Earlier this month, it was first revealed here that the famous typewriter used for decades for all written communication by former WLS-AM/WCFL-AM radio great Larry Lujack [ ... ]

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Chicago Blackhawks 1st Round 2014 NHL Playoffs Series Broadcast Schedule
Apr 14 2014 20:00

The Chicago Blackhawks are back in the playoffs for the sixth season in a row, this time taking on their division rival, the St. Louis Blues. The first game of the Blackh [ ... ]

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3rd Annual 'High School Radio Day' Taking Place Next Week
Apr 14 2014 11:00

The third annual High School Radio Day celebration is taking place next week on Wednesday, April 23rd. The special day, observed by numerous terrestrial and Internet radi [ ... ]

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The Hayloft Gang & 'National Barn Dance' Come To DVD
Apr 12 2014 10:00

A documentary on the classic WLS-AM/WGN-AM radio show "The National Barn Dance" has finally been released on DVD -- on the 90th anniversary of the debut of the famous pro [ ... ]

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News & Notes: WILV-HD2; 101WKQX; The Game 87.7; Andrea Darlas; Rhymefest; Drew Walker; Joh...
Apr 11 2014 17:15

This weekend's News & Notes features 10 news items (plus a blast from the past), including: The Voice of Russia returns to WILV-HD2; WKQX-FM salutes Frankie Knuckles; WGW [ ... ]

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Alison Cuddy To Exit WBEZ, Join Chicago Humanities Festival As Director
Apr 10 2014 21:42

After 13 years with WBEZ-FM, Alison Cuddy is exiting the public radio station. The Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) has announced their hiring of Cuddy to be their next  [ ... ]

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CSN Chicago To Air Blackhawks & Bulls Playoff Specials
Apr 10 2014 15:08

Comcast SportsNet Chicago, the primary television home for the Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls telecasts, will be broadcasting specials for both teams as they each n [ ... ]

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WGN-TV To Broadcast Special On Wrigley Field's 100th Anniversary
Apr 10 2014 12:49

Chicago's iconic Wrigley Field opened up in April 1914 as the home of the Chicago Federals baseball team. It was originally named Weeghman Park, then Cubs Park, and in 19 [ ... ]

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The Chicago Bears Announce 2014 Preseason Broadcast Schedule
Apr 10 2014 10:26

Although it is just barely spring, football fans are already looking forward to the end of summer when the 2014 NFL season will begin. The Chicago Bears have announced th [ ... ]

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