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Ithaca radio history book in the works; authors ask for help

Ithaca radio history book in the works; authors ask for help

ITHACA — On the heels of this week’s release of a book about the history of TV in Syracuse — aptly titled “Syracuse Television” — work is underway for another book about local broadcast history.  This time, Ithaca radio will be in the spotlight and the authors are asking for help in the way of photos, memories and other items. Continue Reading

VIC Radio Students to Stage 50 Hour Benefit Marathon

VIC Radio Students to Stage 50 Hour Benefit Marathon

ITHACA — Here’s hoping Zach Wilkens and Collin Schuck don’t get stuck with any surprise pop quizzes in their classes at Ithaca College on Monday morning. The pair are hosting VIC Radio’s annual 50 Hour Marathon this weekend. They’ll be in the broadcast booth from 4pm Friday until 6pm Sunday, soliciting donations for the Ithaca… Continue Reading[More »]

POTW: Ithaca College Radio in the 1950s

Updated 3/6/13 — ITHACA — While some sources (like Wikipedia) note that college radio “became commonplace in the 1960s,” the folks at Ithaca College have the distinction of being ahead of the curve.  Their campus radio station, WICB, has a history dating back to the late 1940s.  A photo from the Ithaca College Library’s website… Continue Reading[More »]