Alan Pergament has had a variety of roles at The News since 1970, including as a news and sports reporter. He has been the TV columnist since 1982, with more than year off for good behavior. He is a member of the national Television Critics Association.
Walker will join a list of legendary New York State Broadcasters Hall of Famers with Buffalo ties that includes Tom Jolls, Sandy Beach, Phil Beuth, Frank Crocker, George Lorenz, Van Miller, Chris Musial, Danny Neaverth, Bill Ransom, Marie Rice and Irv Weinstein.
Very few broadcast network experts last September would have projected that season eight of “Mom” would have been the final one.
Pergament on "Jeopardy": "My favorite hosts so far have been Ken Jennings, Anderson Cooper ... and Mike Richards, the show’s producer.
At the end of Saturday's MSG telecast, Jeanneret thanked the behind-the-scenes personnel who have worked with him before adding: “I hope to have the opportunity to work with them again.”
Stephen Colbert’s show maintained a slim lead in March and April despite his primary comedic target, President Trump, leaving office.
If the Bisons return to Buffalo before the season ends, the team will have to figure out if any games will return to WWKB.
“We have agreed to wait until after the season is over to talk,” Jeanneret said. “There are no timelines.”
The arrival of "Rewind" will coincide with a number of changes involving the subchannels carried in the Buffalo area.
It's not a groundbreaking idea, Pergament says. Local media personalities long have advocated for other health safety measures.