The Baltimore Sun profiles Murray Horwitz, formerly head of cultural programming at NPR and now in charge of the American Film Institute’s Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring, Md.
WNYC-AM/FM in New York might be looking for a new home, reports the New York Daily News.
Fort Collins, Colo., will get a new community radio station this year, but KRFC is still looking for a studio and a leader, reports the Coloradoan.
The New York Times profiles comic Harry Shearer and his public radio program “Le Show,” produced at KCRW in Santa Monica. Says KCRW General Manager Ruth Seymour, “Harry is adventurous and daring, all of the things that have been in … Continue reading
The MacArthur Foundation gave NPR a $14 million grant, the largest in the network’s history.
The Virginia Public Broadcasting Board imposed 15 percent across-the-board funding cuts to the state’s public TV stations, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
The New York Times starts a series of three reports today on the toll of unsafe working conditions at McWane Inc., a U.S. manufacturer of cast-iron pipes. The reporting stems from a collaboration with public TV’s Frontline, which airs a … Continue reading