NYSE Threatens to Drop Citadel

Citadel Broadcasting is the latest radio conglomerate facing a possible de-listing from a major trading market - in this case, the New York Stock Exchange.

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Citadel Names New 95X Program Director

Citadel's Syracuse cluster briefly had 2 openings for PDs, but they're back to just one opening, after hiring a new skipper for active rocker 95X (WAQX).

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Dave Allen Exits Lite Rock 105.9

Lite Rock 105.9 (WLTI) morning host and program director Dave Allen has exited the station, and Citadel has started the search for a replacement.  (Updated at 5:10pm with confirmation from Citadel management.)

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NASDAQ Threatens to Drop Regent

Regent Communications is at risk of being delisted from the NASDAQ stock market, according to business newspaper report in Cincinnati, the home of Regent corporate HQ.  The owner of 62 stations -- including four in Utica-Rome -- has been trading below NASDAQ's $1.00 minimum for more than 30 consecutive trading days.

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Lite Rock 105.9 Adding "Song Tags"

It's happened to all of us: a song plays on the radio, and you're wondering about the artist and/or title, but the station just slams into the next song without saying anything to identify the song.  Syracuse's Lite Rock 105.9 (WLTI) wants to change that.

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New Citadel Manager Coming from Albany

Citadel Syracuse's new Market Manager is coming from Albany, according to an article published Friday by the Albany Business Review.  Dan Austin -- who calls Syracuse his hometown -- will begin in Syracuse on May 12.

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Delilah's Foray Into Foodservice

Self-described "sappy love song hostess" Delilah is trying her hand at something new -- according to a newspaper in Washington state, she's opened a new restaurant in her hometown.  (Maybe a backup option in case the John Tesh Show finally does her in?)

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Citadel Syracuse On the Block?

Industry trade FMQB reports Citadel Broadcasting is looking to divest itself of various properties, as a condition for its recent acquisition of ABC Radio Networks.  Citadel hasn't yet named specific markets up for sale, but the article mentions Syracuse as a possibility.  Citadel owns four stations in Syracuse: WNTQ (93Q), WAQX (95X), WLTI (Lite Rock 105.9) […]

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Delilah jumps syndicators

Delilah, the evening darling of light adult contemporary stations across the country, is switching syndicators. Premiere Radio Networks has signed the night personality who got her start with Jones Radio Networks.

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Y94FM, Lite 105.9 flip holiday switch

SYRACUSE -- Both Y94FM (WYYY) and Lite 105.9 (WLTI) are billing themselves as the area's "official holiday station" as each bumps up seasonal music into heavy rotation.  Y94FM flipped to all holiday music on Tuesday, while Lite 105.9 is playing about a 25% mix in with their regular playlist.  This is the third year in a […]

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