Tag: Picture Of the Week

POTW: Wayne & Chris Climb the Carrier Dome (2012)

SYRACUSE -- Not too many people can say they've had the opportunity to climb on top of the Carrier Dome -- but CNY Central Chief Meterologist Wayne Mahar and reporter Chris McGrath are among the handful of Central New Yorkers who can make that claim.  Our thanks to Wayne for sending in our latest Picture of […]

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POTW: Key West Fest with 92.7 The Drive (2012)

UTICA/ROME -- It would be prohibitively expensive for a radio station to bring hundreds of listeners to Key West, so Arjuna Broadcasting's 92.7 The Drive (WXUR) brought a little bit of Key West recently to Utica.  WXUR's Jack Moran sent in a photo of the fun for our Picture of the Week.

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POTW: Phil Allen in The Old 93Q Studio (1992)

SYRACUSE -- Before 93Q (WNTQ) and what is now The Score 1260 (WSKO) joined up with 95X (WAQX) and what is now 105.9 The Rebel (WXTL) in their present-day studios on James Street in Syracuse, 93Q and 1260 WNDR were located on Old Stone House Road in Jamesville.

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POTW: Bill Worden's 35 Years at WKTV

UTICA -- Typical "small market" TV stations are often described as "revolving doors" in the TV news biz... many rookie reporters just want to build a good resume tape and move to a bigger market.  WKTV, however, has long been an exception.  Quite a few staffers have called WKTV home for years, even decades.  Primary […]

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POTW: Two-for-One Special from Utica

UTICA -- After six weeks in a row of Pictures of the Week from Syracuse, we didn't want our friends in the Mohawk Valley to think we'd forgotten them.  This week, a double-feature from two of Utica's newest television stations.

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POTW: The Channel 3 News Team (1987)

SYRACUSE -- Can you name all the Channel 3 (WSTM) news staffers in this photo from nearly 25 years ago?  It's just one photo from an entire album of archived photos entitled "CNY Central History," posted online earlier this week.

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POTW: Taking it EZ with Ed Murphy on WEZG (1988)

SYRACUSE -- It's been more than two decades since Neil Presant left upstate New York for his current job in sales at CBS Radio in Tampa, Florida... but he hasn't forgotten the roots of his radio career.  Presant recently sent this photo he took on his last day working for the former "Light and Easy" […]

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POTW: Way Back When at WHEN (1984)

SYRACUSE -- Do you recognize the two broadcasters in this 1984 photo, taken inside 62-WHEN when it was located on Old Liverpool Road in Liverpool?  As of last year, they're back in the same newsroom once again.  One more clue: one of these people had a birthday yesterday.

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POTW: Mike and Brent at the Dome... But Not That Brent, Another One (2012)

SYRACUSE -- Weekdays on The Score 1260 (WSKO), it's Mike Lindsley on middays, followed by Brent Axe in the afternoon.  But Mike was talking with a different Brent earlier this month at the Carrier Dome -- specifically, longtime network TV sportscaster Brent Musburger.  And you'll find a couple other familiar faces in the background...

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POTW: More Syracuse TV Flashbacks with Rod Wood

SYRACUSE -- Following up to last week's "blast from the past" photo of the WTVH Newscenter 5 team, we have not one, but two more classic Syracuse TV news photos from the personal collection of longtime NewsChannel 9 anchor Rod Wood.  We didn't see Rod in last week's photo (taken at least 20 years after […]

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