News: WLIW-FM

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 ...
George Hirsch Lifestyle Radio, a New Weekly Public Radio Program and Podcast Exploring Lifestyle Topics, Premieres September 19 on WLIW-FM
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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 wliw.org/radio. Hosted by TV ...
WLIW-FM Adds Four New Programs Beginning July 10
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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 ...
Note from General Manager Diane Masciale
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Delaney Hafener, Diane Masciale | June 17, 2021
Dear friends and listeners, I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Charlotte Ackert, a member of our Board of Trustees, for some time. Her generosity and commitment to WLIW is quite simply unmatched. Her support of our matching gift challenge makes the first-year anniversary of WLIW-FM extra special as we consider ...
Join us for the WLIW-FM One Year Anniversary Celebration!
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Delaney Hafener | June 5, 2021
As Long Island's only NPR station, we are proud to be celebrating our first year as 88.3 WLIW-FM together with all of you, our listeners. We sincerely hope the station has informed, inspired, and entertained our community here on the East End and across the country. We want to invite ...
WLIW-FM Brings Home 5 PCLI Media Awards
Delaney Hafener | June 1, 2021
Even though the Press Club of Long Island has canceled its in-person awards ceremony again this year due to the pandemic, the organization continues to honor the best journalism in the region with its 2021 PCLI Media Awards. There are winners and finalists in more than 100 categories, and the ...
WLIW-FM Announces WLIW-FM In Conversation, A New Public Radio Program Featuring Dynamic Voices From The East End and Beyond
Delaney Hafener | April 29, 2021 | In Conversation
Premieres Sunday, May 2 on 88.3 WLIW-FM and wliw.org/radio (Southampton, New York – April 28, 2021) WLIW-FM, Long Island’s only NPR station, has announced the launch of WLIW-FM In Conversation, a new half-hour public radio program featuring dynamic conversations with voices from the East End and beyond. Launching with four ...