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Requiem for an Advocate

January 28, 2012

One of the first hires that Kernie Anderson made when he became the General Manager at WDAS-FM in the 1980s was a newswoman named Susan Hughes, who later became Fatimah Ali. Anderson believed she’d be a good fit for the community radio format he was trying to create at WDAS-FM.

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Backstage Pass: VIP

January 22, 2012

Last month, we all got caught up on what’s what and who’s who on Radio in Philadelphia. But just in case you missed it, here’s a brief synopsis. Clear Channel owns Power 99 FM, 105.3 WDAS FM and 1480 WDAS AM in Philadelphia. Radio Clear owns Hot 107.9FM, 100.3 WRNB FM, and Praise 103.9 FM.

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Bass to hold District-wide “Coffee with the Councilwoman”

January 16, 2012

Cindy Bass, Councilwoman for the 8th District, announced last week, that she would begin regularly holding “Coffee with the Councilwoman” on a rotating basis throughout the District in order to speak directly with constituents as she, and her staff, actively work to open a district office.

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