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“The Dinosaur” launches on 95.3 and 103.9

“The Dinosaur” launches on 95.3 and 103.9

SYRACUSE — After three months of stunting, the new format for 103.9 (WNDR, Mexico) and translator 95.3 (W237AY, DeWitt) has been revealed. Locally-owned Renard Communications launched “95.3 and 103.9 The Dinosaur” at noon today, offering “Classic Top 40,” predominantly from the 60s and 70s. The station brings some well-known names back to the Syracuse airwaves — and they’re looking for more talent to join the team.Continue Reading

POTW: Two and two from two with 93Q’s Ted and Amy (2013)

POTW: Two and two from two with 93Q’s Ted and Amy (2013)

SYRACUSE — Our latest Picture of the Week headline has nothing to do with the 2:02 commercial breaks Chuck Woolery used to introduce during TV’s Love Connection back in the 80s.  Rather, we’ve got two local morning radio co-hosts being photographed at two different recent events… and the photos came to us from two different contributors.Continue Reading[More »]

Big Mike Prepares for 31st Annual Live Christmas Special

Big Mike Prepares for 31st Annual Live Christmas Special

SYRACUSE — There aren’t many traditions in local broadcasting that have lasted for 31 years, but next Wednesday, longtime local radio morning man “Big Mike” Fiss will host his 31st annual live Christmas broadcast.  Big Mike’s entire morning show will feature live vocal performances from nearly 20 community groups including school choruses and church choirs.Continue Reading[More »]

Sunny 102’s Melissa Midgley to Fill-in on WSYR-TV’s “Bridge Street”

Sunny 102’s Melissa Midgley to Fill-in on WSYR-TV’s “Bridge Street”

SYRACUSE — For about 180 weekdays every year, Sunny 102.1 (WZUN) co-host Melissa Midgley goes directly from the studio to her “day job,” teaching second grade at Solvay Elementary School.   But when she walks out of Sunny’s Armory Square studios this Monday, she’ll be heading east instead of west — to log some on-camera…Continue Reading[More »]

POTW: Big Mike’s 30th Christmas Broadcast (2011)

SYRACUSE — Years before the practice of radio stations “going all-Christmas” became a popular trend across the country, there was Big Mike’s Christmas Broadcast.  Every year, Sunny 102’s Big Mike Fiss invites dozens of local musicians to perform holiday favorites live on the air.  This year was particularly notable — it was the 30th year…Continue Reading[More »]