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Mark Logas Has A Great Line Up Of Guests       7-20-14  
Sitting in for Bud Hedinger, on WFLF-AM 540/102.5 FM, will be Mark Logas. Mark's guests on Thursday, July 24th during the 8 o’clock hour, will be Pavlina Osta the teen who recently scored an interview with Sean Hannity. Cheney Mason will also be joining Mark during the 8 o’clock hour to discuss his upcoming book and in a separate segment the importance of protecting the rights of the criminally accused. On Friday, July 25th Parramore community activist Lawanna Gelzer will join Mark during the 7 o’clock hour. Mat Staver from the Maitland based Liberty Counsel will be on during the 8 o’clock hour to talk about victory in the Justina Pelletier case and will also discuss a new movement to silence religious freedoms and churches known as the “Spiral of Silence”.

All In The Family       7-19-14  
Rama Communications is selling its five AM stations in Central Florida. WLAA-AM 1600, WOKB-AM 1680, WMEL-AM 1300, WNTF-AM 1580 and
WKIQ-AM 1240
. Sabatta Persaud, owner of Rama Communications is selling to daughter Shanti Persaud's Unity Broadcasting, LLC for $100 for each station..

The Power Hour Joins "1080 The Team" Lineup       7-15-14  
Genesis Communications has announced a new weekly program called "The Power Hour". The show will be a blend of pop culture, sports, and everything in between. The new program airs Monday nights from 6PM-7PM on "1080 The Team" WHOO-AM 1080 in Orlando and 1040 The Team in Tampa. Matt Sardo, SportsTalkFlorida.com Digital Director, hosts the vibrant and off-the-wall show. Assistant Digital Editor Amanda Borges co-hosts.

Terry Long Passes       7-14-14
Terry Long
(Terrance Robert Long) who worked at WBJW-FM 105.1 has passed in Beacon NYHe was 59 years old.

New Voice Joins WNDB       7-14-14
WNDB-AM 1150's "Morning News" has a new co-anchor.  Michelle Shockley has joined Dave Laing and Al Smith from 7AM-9AM, weekdays.

Celebrating Birthdays       7-13-14   
Happy birthday to Bob Nyles who celebrates today. Clive Thomas celebrates  number 72 on Tuesday and Brian Thomas blows out the candles on Friday. Happy birthday to you all.

More Birthdays This Week
     7-8-14
Celebrating on Wed. is Rozzie Franco and WPOZ-FM 88.3's Shadow who is also celebrating his 30th year on Central Florida radio stations. On Thursday, Drew Garabo turns 45. Happy birthday to all of you.

Melony Torres Returns To Radio      7-8-14
Read about Melony Torres new position on our "Where Are They Now? page.

Happy Birthday!      7-7-14
On Tuesday, Ken Dixon celebrates number 73. WOCL-FM 105.9's Spyder Harrison celebrates as well. Have a happy guys!

Pavlina Gets To Interview Sean Hannity      7-3-14  
Pavlina Osta, host of "Pavlina’s Kidz Place" heard on WELE-AM 1380, WAPN-FM 91.5 and WAPB-FM 91.7 Saturday mornings at 11:30AM has interviewed Sean Hannity. Hannity gave Pavlina a 15 minute conversation. You can see it here

WGRV-FM 93.1 Frequency Deleted      7-1-14   
The FCC has deleted WGRV-FM 93.1 from the database. The Palm Bay licensed station has been off the air since 2013. 

Daniel Dennis and Tom Vann Return To Real Radio      7-1-14
Former "Monsters in the Morning" cast members Daniel Dennis and Tom  Vann will be heard beginning July 9 following "The Philips Phile". Tom and Daniel had been podcasting "A Mediocre Time With Tom and Dan" since 2009. The new show, "A Corporate Time With Tom and Dan", will be on the air from 7PM-8PM on Wednesdays with a replay on Saturday mornings at 10AM.


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