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2014-09-15 16:27:14

ATLANTA, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gray Television, Inc. ("Gray" or "we" or "our") (NYSE: GTN and GTN.A) announced today that it has closed on its previously announced acquisition of WJRT-TV and WTVG-TV from affiliates of SJL Holdings, LLC ("SJL"). WJRT-TV and WTVG-TV are ABC-affiliated television stations serving the Flint-Saginaw-Bay City, Michigan and Toledo, Ohio television markets, respectively. In addition, WTVG-TV recently acquired the local CW channel. Nielsen ranks...

2014-08-28 12:26:04

Street-side Studio to Become New Home of ABC Network Affiliate 7 Action News at Noon Daily Broadcast DETROIT, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sixty-six years after WXYZ-TV Channel 7 flickered to life on TV sets across Southeast Michigan from its first Woodward Avenue studio in Detroit, the station is expanding its operations with a new, highly visible studio in the heart of downtown. The glass-enclosed, outward-facing studio will be located inside the ground-floor lobby of Chase Tower,...

2014-07-04 23:03:15

The established business and finance show will be broadcast to 4.2 million households via ABC WXYZ-TV in July. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 Enterprises TV producers are pleased to announce July air dates in the ABC WXYZ-TV viewing area. The informative cable television program is being broadcast from Detroit, Michigan, where the station is located and will reach 4.2 million Canadian households. Detroit is a large city which is close to the Canadian border where there are many...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'