93.7 Providence

Station Sales Week Of 7/20

Radio Sharon transfers its option to acquire 1220 WSTL and 93.7 W229AN Providence RI to Diaz Holdings. New England Christian Media will sell the stations to to Diaz for $240,000. WSTL is the originating station for Radio Sharon’s Spanish CHR “Mega 94.9” W235CN Providence. After applying earlier this month to donate Silent 1450 WBVA Bayside and 1550 WVAB Virginia Beach VA to the Multicultural Media, Telecom, and Internet Council’s MMTC Broadcasting, Birach Broadcasting will instead donate the two stations to Dr. Katrina Chase’s Believe & Achieve Family & Education Center. Jose Carlos Maron’s Radio La Patrona Inc. will purchase Silent 760 KMTL/97.7 K249FE Sherwood/Little Rock AR from the estate of George Domerese for $100,000. James Utley’s CLI R...[Read More]

Mega 94.9 Launches In Providence

Quilvio Perdomo’s Radio Sharon Foundation has launched Spanish Tropical “Mega 94.9” 1220 WSTL/93.7 W229AN/94.9 W235CN Providence RI. WSTL and W229AN previously were Christian “Shine 1220” until going silent in June ahead of a planned sale. While no transfer has yet to be filed with the FCC, Radio Sharon is operating the pair via LMA along with W235CN, which Radio Sharon purchased from Mercer County Community College in New Jersey for $28,300 in May 2016 and moved to Providence from Chatsworth NJ in the 250 mile translator filing window. The launch gives Providence its third Spanish Tropical station joining Full Power Radio’s “Latina 100.3” WKKB Middletown and Video Mundo Broadcasting’s “Poder 102.1” 1110 WPMZ East Providence...[Read More]