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Comcast SportsNet Philly could soon have a new name if it follows the likes of two West Coast CSN stations, which will now be known be branded NBC Sports.
NBC Sports Regional Network announced Wednesday that starting April 2, CSN Bay Area and CSN California will be called NBC Sports Bay Area and NBC Sports California, respectively.
"From a consumer and business standpoint, it’s ideal for fans to engage with one brand, regionally and nationally,” said David Preschlack, president of NBC Sports…
So one of the TV weather women said yesterday that March has been colder than February and I believe it. My ears felt like ice pops this morning.
Be that as it may, fellow locals, what is on tap this a.m.?
Suburban apartment sale
Natalie Kostelni reports on Friedman Realty of little Gibbsboro in Camden County (Motto: We are small but then again, we are small) buying an apartment complex in Chester County.
The property goes by the name of Breckenridge Plaza but looks nothing like Colorado. In…
Alaska Air Group dashed the hopes of Virgin America fans Wednesday, saying that the name will be retired over the next two years. But the combined airline will adopt some key features of Virgin America such as mood lighting.
The combined carrier will adopt Alaska Airlines’ name and logo, with the Virgin America name likely making its final landing in 2019. Alaska is waiting for government authorization to operate as one carrier and has said the full integration will take about two years.
As part of its $1.7 billion acquisition of CBS Radio, Entercom Communications Corp. will place 14 FM stations across seven different markets into a station trust called TDC Communications run by broker Elliot Evers. They will be up for sale or swapping.
None of Philadelphia’s six CBS Radio stations are affected, as Entercom does not have any local stations. But in an SEC filing, the company said it will include one station in Los Angeles, two in Boston, three in Sacramento, one in San Diego, four…