Seacrest Racks up Another Honor

The multimedia maven has been named the Honorary Chair of the Grammy Foundation Board. The Foundation, one of two charities affiliated with the Recording Academy, provides music education programs for high school students and schools, as well as archiving, preservation,…

Mayor/Talker Ed Koch, 88

The former mayor of New York, who was known for his trademark question to his constituents, “How’m I doin’?,” died last week of congestive heart failure at his Manhattan home. After his three terms in City Hall, Koch did radio…

Make it a Double

The Senate has confirmed FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn for a second term, prompting Chairman Julius Genachowski to say, “I am so pleased that the Senate has approved Commissioner Clyburn’s renomination to the FCC. Commissioner Clyburn is an excellent and dedicated…

Cumulus Comes Full Circle

It wasn’t that long ago that Cumulus partnered with Nielsen in an attempt to compete with Arbitron in the radio ratings arena. That didn’t work, Nielsen closed up shop, and Cumulus was without any ratings at all for three years.…