Author: Delaney Hafener


Tell us about yourself!
Delaney Hafener | November 10, 2021
Long Island, we want to hear from you! We’ve only been around since June 2020 when The WNET Group, home of New York’s THIRTEEN – America’s flagship PBS station – WLIW21,; NJ PBS, New Jersey’s statewide public television network; announced the call letter change of its Southampton, New York-based radio ...
Firing Line with Margaret Hoover Joins the WLIW-FM Lineup
Delaney Hafener, Lindsey Horvitz | November 4, 2021 | Firing Line with Margaret Hoover
WLIW-FM, Long Island's only NPR station, has announced the addition of Firing Line with Margaret Hoover to its program schedule. Hosted by author, political commentator and Suffolk County part-time resident Margaret Hoover, the program showcases an exchange of ideas about the most important issues facing our democracy today to audiences ...
Suzanne Vega on The Afternoon Ramble
Delaney Hafener | October 21, 2021 | The Afternoon Ramble and The Overnight Ramble
  Grammy-winning icon of the folk-rock revival movement Suzanne Vega joined Brian Cosgrove on the air ahead of a performance that took place at Suffolk Theater in Riverhead on September 12th, 2021. The show took place one year after the release of her album "An Evening of New York Songs ...
George Hirsch Lifestyle Radio, a New Weekly Public Radio Program and Podcast Exploring Lifestyle Topics, Premieres September 19 on WLIW-FM
Delaney Hafener | September 14, 2021 | George Hirsch Lifestyle Radio
WLIW-FM, Long Island’s only NPR station, has announced the addition of George Hirsch Lifestyle Radio to its program schedule. The new one-hour, weekly public radio program featuring informative and entertaining conversations about food and lifestyle, premieres Sunday, September 19 at 4 p.m. on 88.3 WLIW-FM and Hosted by TV ...
WLIW-FM Adds Four New Programs Beginning July 10
Delaney Hafener | July 7, 2021
WLIW-FM, Long Island’s only NPR station, has announced the addition of another day of the Afternoon Ramble with Brian Cosgrove, ALL ARTS Radio Hour, Latino USA and Asian View to its program schedule beginning July 10. Native Long Islander Brian Cosgrove adds a live Saturday edition of his popular The ...
WLIW-FM One-Year Anniversary Virtual Celebration!
Delaney Hafener | June 30, 2021
On June 15, 2021, we celebrated the first year of WLIW-FM with a special event featuring Steve Inskeep, Host of Morning Edition and Up First; Brian Cosgrove, Host of The Afternoon Ramble and The Overnight Ramble; George Hirsch, Co-host of George Hirsch Lifestyle Radio; Jenna Flanagan, Host of MetroFocus; and National YoungArts Foundation’s Sarah Arison and Aileen Park of WLIW-FM In Conversation. You can ...
Thiele Proposal For Hamptons Could Generate Money For Affordable Housing Fund
Delaney Hafener, J.D. Allen | June 24, 2021
The Hamptons could start generating money to fund more affordable housing in eastern Long Island by 2023. WSHU’s J.D. Allen reports the pandemic has intensified the shortage of rentals and year-round homes. The Community Housing Fund would help first-time home-buyers receive financial assistance and housing counseling. It would also help ...