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Dinosaur Roams Into Syracuse

Update 1/20: After three and a half months of various stunts, 103.9 WNDR-FM Mexico/Oswego and 95.3 W237AY Dewitt/Syracuse debuted its new identity as Classic Hits “The Dinosaur“. CNYRadio.com reports Nick Caplan will serve as Program Director and Morning Host for the station joined by newscaster Melissa Midgley. Bob Brown, most recently in middays at crosstown Classic Hits 92.1 WSEN, will host afternoons. Middays and nights remain to be filled permanently, but will be held by Tony Fallico and Peter Naughton respectively on an interim basis. The stunting began in early October when Christian AC “Love Radio” WVOA moved from 95.3/103.9 to 87.7 and the duo began running Christmas Music as “Holly-FM“. That gave way to All-Beatles on December 26 and then a few...[Read More]

Holly Hauled Out In Syracuse

The post-Christmas format change watchlist will soon debut as we now have our second Christmas Music station of the season. After moving Christian Preaching “Love Radio” WVOA to the 87.7 audio signal of LPTV Channel 6 on October 1, WOLF Radio launched all-Christmas “Holly FM” on 103.9 WNDR Mexico/Oswego and 95.3 W237AY DeWitt/Syracuse, NY on Saturday. In a press release announcing the launch, station manager Sam Furco said, “We believe that starting the season of peace, joy and love early by one month brings the holidays closer for all Central New York families.” The station has claimed the WNDR calls that were historically best known for their long run on 1260 in Syracuse. WOLF Radio also operates Rhythmic AC “Movin 100.3/96.5” WMVN/W243AB, ...[Read More]