With a commanding presence as a news reader, she is an improvement on Christy Kern, the capable anchor from Orchard Park she essentially replaced on the 4 p.m. weekday newscast, Pergament says.
WIVB-TV (Channel 4) has hired a new co-anchor for its 4 p.m. newscast and an hourlong newscast at 7 p.m. on sister station WNLO-TV that it pla…
WIVB-TV (Channel 4) is joining the current local TV news expansion trend and adding 90 more minutes of newscasts on weekdays on sister station WNLO-TV most likely starting in August or September.
The anchor is generally the biggest draw and it would be better if he or she is someone who lives in the community and has a bigger presence, Pergament says.
“We want to control our own destiny,” said Nick Magnini, the general manager of WUTV and sister station WNYO-TV of ending the station’s reliance on airing Channel 2's newscast.
Thomas has been performing magic since he was 16, including at the Forks Hotel in Cheektowaga.