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2008-07-12 06:00:22

By Eric Hrin, The Daily Review, Towanda, Pa. Jul. 12--CANTON -- A dispute over a formerly dilapidated property in Canton has been resolved, Canton Borough Administrator Amy Seeley has reported. "It was done to the borough's satisfaction," Seeley said of the action taken on the WIP property in the borough. Earlier this year, the owners had filed an appeal after Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox in Troy slapped the New Jersey company with an $110,000 fine and court costs for the...

2008-07-01 15:00:21

The Radio-Television News Directors Association (RTNDA) announced today that KARE 11 News has been given the National Edward R. Murrow Award for Spot News. KARE 11 has been chosen for the annual award based on a compilation of reports broadcast during the immediate aftermath of the I-35W bridge collapse last August. "It's a wonderful honor and recognition of the tremendous amount of tough, consistent and sensitive work the entire staff put in to make this possible," said Tom Lindner, Vice...

2007-03-07 18:00:28

KARE 11 has announced plans to debut a new afternoon show that will air weekdays at 4 p.m. The show will be hosted by KARE 11 anchor Diana Pierce. The program will be broadcast on television and simultaneously streamed live on kare11.com. "It's time to do a show online," said KARE 11 president and general manager John Remes. "We know that KARE 11 viewers also turn to the Web for news and entertainment. Our job is to meet them where they want with the information they want," he added, "and...

2007-01-30 09:04:13

NEW YORK, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- ClipSyndicate(SM), the B2B source for premier video syndication, announced today an agreement with FOX Television Stations group to syndicate its news content to thousands of vertical Web sites in the ClipSyndicate Video Syndication Network. FOX Television Stations will provide ClipSyndicate's network of Web site editors and bloggers the ability to publish video news content culled from the largest markets in the US. "We are excited to become a content...

2006-12-01 18:00:23

Based on household totals from the recently completed ratings period, KARE 11 News will top all local newscasts when demographic figures are released next month by Nielsen Media Research. Audience numbers from the November Ratings Sweep indicate that KARE 11 News will post victories in the highly coveted Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54 viewing groups. The rating period ended Wednesday. Forecasts based on raw data put KARE 11 News in the #1 position for the 5 a.m., 6 a.m., 5 p.m, 6 p.m. and...

2006-09-05 20:02:29

By Steve James NEW YORK (Reuters) - It is not easy living in the shadows of Pele and Franz Beckenbauer. Even former United States coach Bruce Arena, the new manager of the Red Bull New York soccer club, knows that. He is under no illusion that he might soon be presiding over a return to the glory days of the New York Cosmos. "If everyone is waiting for the Cosmos to arrive, it's not going to happen," he said. "We're not going to be the Cosmos. We're not a superclub." To some, those...

2006-07-25 22:05:12

By Paul J. Gough NEW YORK (Hollywood Reporter) - After a couple of weeks on top, NBC's "America's Got Talent" fell to seventh place in the weeklong race among adults 18-49 against much tougher competition. Last week's top program was Wednesday's 9 p.m. telecast of Fox's "So You Think You Can Dance" (9.4 million, 3.8 rating/11 share), which handily defeated all comers, according to Nielsen Media Research. Fox's "Hell's Kitchen" (7.2 million, 3.5/10) continued its hot streak, while...

2006-07-25 05:08:44

By Nellie Andreeva PASADENA, California (Hollywood Reporter) - Fox is joining the club of underdogs on Thursday night this fall. ABC's newly relocated powerhouse "Grey's Anatomy" will compete with CBS' "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" at 9 p.m. And Fox will join the killer time slot with "Celebrity Duets," a singing competition in which professional singers will partner with amateur singing celebrities. "There's no doubt about it -- it is going to be one monster competitive night on...

2006-07-24 19:48:25

By Nellie Andreeva PASADENA, California (Hollywood Reporter) - Fox is joining the club of underdogs on Thursday night this fall. ABC's newly relocated powerhouse "Grey's Anatomy" will compete with CBS' "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" at 9 p.m. And Fox will join the killer time slot with "Celebrity Duets," a singing competition in which professional singers will partner with amateur singing celebrities. "There's no doubt about it -- it is going to be one monster competitive night on...

2006-07-18 14:33:12

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Fox Television Stations group plans to launch a national weekday morning show on its owned-and-operated affiliates next year, going up against the last hour NBC's "Today" show in some East Coast markets. The show, to be produced by sister studio Twentieth Television, will air live from New York featuring entertainment and general-interest programming hosted by Mike Jerrick and Juliet Huddy of cable TV's Fox News Channel program "DaySide." The unnamed show is...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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