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  1. A rare WNBC News 4 New York at 11 opening following the Cheers finale with the Al Roker cold opening! (May 20, 1993, starts at 7:09)
  2. NBC News Special Report (7/7/2007) interrupting a Wimbledon Women's Match. Taped from WNBC 4 in New York BONUS: WNBC's "We're 4 New York" campaign promo aired during "Larry-Boy:The Cartoon Adventures" and the IDs during Wimbledon with the sports team not following the tune of the jingle, but also the generic ID.
  3. KMIR had recently switch to the new logo in December of last year, but on the OSB, and WPMI recently changed to that logo during the 10PM newscast last night.
  4. Randy Gyllenhaal, a reporter coming from its sister station in Philadelphia made their NBC 5 debut last Thursday. https://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/two-security-disruptions-to-air-travel-occur-within-hours-of-each-other-in-chicago-as-feds-investigate/3362772/
  5. Michael Gargiulo is tested positive again for COVID, per his Instagram post. https://www.instagram.com/p/C2179sRumMF/
  6. Yesterday, Channel 5 celebrating its 75th anniversary concurrent with this year's Chicago Marathon.
  7. Brenda Arelano posted on the IG account the most of the station's on-air personalites past and present are ready for the station's 75th anniversary special next month. https://www.instagram.com/p/CxO8XaSrOki/?img_index=1 UPDATE: Former colleague Rob Stafford posted on his FB that they will met Allison Rosati again for the special. https://www.facebook.com/RobStaffordNBC5/posts/pfbid0QzfmZZ5FBfWs3hNs8YfhUy8aJUtYeUYFXERg1NsyDCqJHuzqhQuebZebMNNoMHCcl UPDATE (9/27): Alex Maragos posted that former colleague and 2023 Chicago Emmys Silver Circle honoree Andy Avalos will be coming back for the special. https://www.facebook.com/AlexMaragosNBC5/posts/pfbid0jSH4Y4z3sRxQrufzY9bFxYAPj1DGzxKC8bHi8Yv4tXLmUCvyJbJxJfwaEDs4pCicl?__cft__[0]=AZUjvEsSXXtrzPt7DceAgVNCHsLeolgmMdqIDFju5-Uh3UVahYNJImDNqyvTM3t2LnkbaBBQCccqECZHtWmtZELOUFa9gyVMSiktj75dD8fFO7_n432f5aOnatf0VRh4TW1pFDCMdML5VEJSvtmObvTiXxSjeM7j3cJoQvssyMC3JHB7UQJZ9HactuWjDADu91_8n5XnIFlSIOBWXOB8XJP-&__tn__=%2CO%2CP-y-R
  8. From Chi-Town: WBBM-TV (Ch. 2/CBS): The Drew Barrymore Show (2x) moves to 2PM, Let's Make a Deal moves to 3PM replacing Dr. Phil. Daily Blast Live at 1:40AM replacing The Balancing Act. On Weekends, The Equalizer reboot replaces Magnum P.I. reboot. WMAQ-TV (Ch. 5/NBC): No changes WLS-TV (Ch. 7/ABC): No changes WGN-TV (Ch. 9): Dr. Phil reruns moves to WGN-TV at 1PM and Spotlight Chicago at 3PM on 9/11, Big Bang Theory debuts at 7PM replacing Black-ish on 9/4, The Goldbergs reduced to a single run at 11:30PM
  9. From NYC: The 30 second "We're 4 New York Everyday" promo from WNBC during the 2008 Summer Olympics, along with Sue Simmons saying "I'm was raised in Harlem and I'm 4 New York" in the short ID, but the "4 New York" logo and the call letters missing in that ID. (C/o Jukin's Tape Bin) Another set of "We're 4 New York Everyday" promos courtesy of NYNewsWatch:
  10. The very familiar 1 minute "All-Star" version of WNBC's "We're 4 New York" promo from Winter 1993, featuring the celebrity cameo from Jerry Seinfeld. Remember these 10 kids right next to Carol Jenkins wearing the "4 New York" shirts?
  11. Rare find from 2007: WNBC Today in New York cut-ins during TODAY. September 28, 2007 (Darlene Rodriguez in the first, then Rob Morrison in the second, Trish Yodice doing traffic in the first, and Chris Cimino off-screen during Weather cut-ins and in the updates.) October 6, 2007 (Michael Gargiulo, with offscreen weather from SallyAnn Mosley) October 8, 2007 (Columbus Day, Darlene Rodriguez and Trish Yodice during the news cut-in and SallyAnn Mosley during the cut-in and the weather forecast, since Chris Cimino was on TODAY filling in for Al Roker.)
  12. New reporter alert: Courtney Sisk joining from WISN.
  13. WNBC News 4 New York Update (August 28, 1994) Featuring the first on screen appearance of the NBC 4 screenbug
  14. The pre-launch promo of "Extra" and the promo for the return of "Inside Edition" from WNBC in 1994. "COPS" reruns leave WNBC for WNYW in exchange for "IE" and "Love Connection" ended their run also on WNBC. "IE" leaves WNBC again in 1996, while "Extra" leaves WNBC in 2019 for WNYW.
  15. There is a some commercials from WNBC during the network's airing of "Too Good to Be True" special on August 28, 1994 including the promo for "Today in New York" and "Today".
  16. WHEC NewsTeam 10 at 11pm (May 26, 1990) plus the rare sign off clip towards the end of the video.
  17. From September 13, 1992: Commercials from "NBC Nightside" (mostly Direct-response commercials) with local NYC-area commercials taped from WNBC during the second month of the station's first era of "We're 4 New York" (as seen on the ID), plus the intro of "Incredible Innovations" infomercial from the late Ron Popeil (aka Mr. Ronco)!
  18. WNBC "Today in NY" News Cut-In and the final half-hour of "The TODAY Show" from April 13, 1994
  19. Big moves for the station. They hire 3 personalities in the past month. 1. Sally Ramirez, producer of the now cancelled CNBC show "The News with Shepard Smith" has appointing as the station's SVP for News, while Assistant News Director Akemi Harrison was moved up to being the News Director last April. Both of which they succeeding both Frank Whitaker, who is retired last year, and Princell Hair when he takes over as president for the station group run by Bryon Allen. 2. Former NBCU employee and current Communications and Media and Events Manager for the nonprofit Midtown Education Foundation Jeff Nuich rejoined NBCU to become the stations' Press/Project Manager last June. 3. Lastly, PJ Randhawa, a reporter for KING-TV in Seattle has joined channel 5 as the Consumer Investigate Reporter, assuming from the now-retired Lisa Parker. PJ becomes the second Indian-American reporter and the first female Indian-American reporter of the station in its 75-year history.
  20. Earlier tonight, both Stefan and Allison is doing the 5PM news as part of NASCAR Weekend in Chicago. The two is doing it again at 10pm this evening.
  21. Bennett Haeberle, a reporter from WBNS-TV in Columbus, joins NBC 5 as investigate reporter.
  22. Speaking of this, the choir director was on "The Kelly Clarkson Show" 2 weeks ago, and they aired a clip of the performance used in the promo. The clip is at 1:24 of the video.
  23. That on-air disruption came happen 30 minutes into TINY.
  24. Yes. That practice of removing time and temp from the bug which is began last year, after the station changing their news graphics. The time and temp placement on the bug during syndie programming was began in 1995 after the station changing its branding to "NBC 5 Chicago" or "NBC 5". The time and temp on the bug will continue to use on all of its newscasts.
  25. Update for Chicago that I found for the week of September 26: Ring Nation (The U, 11:30 a)
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