News: WLIW-FM

WLIW-FM and The Express News Group Bring Behind the Headlines to Local TV and Sun20 TV Beginning January 17
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Delaney Hafener, Lindsey Horvitz | January 13, 2022 | Behind the Headlines
Today, The WNET Group, home to Long Island’s only NPR Station WLIW-FM, and The Express News Group have announced a partnership with Local TV (LTV) and Sun20 TV, bringing the video version of Behind the Headlines, the one-hour weekly local public affairs radio program to East Hampton and Southampton public ...
WLIW-FM to Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Broadway to Main Street
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Delaney Hafener, Lindsey Horvitz | January 12, 2022 | Broadway to Main Street
This month, Broadway to Main Street, a public radio program devoted to songs that originated on the Broadway stage, will celebrate the beginning of its second decade on 88.3, Long Island’s only NPR station. The program, which debuted on WPPB in January 2012, now airs weekly on WLIW-FM Sundays at ...
Tell us about yourself!
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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
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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
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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 ...
Wally Smith Honored As Leader In Public Radio – from 27east.com
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Michelle Trauring | October 20, 2021
This story originally appeared on 27east.com. Read it here. From this point forward, October 16 will be known as “Wally Smith Day.” On Saturday afternoon, about 50 friends and colleagues gathered for a private party at The Clubhouse in East Hampton, celebrating Smith’s legacy as a pillar of public radio ...