Report: Former CBS-FM/New York News Director Al Meredith Dies
August 19, 2014 at 12:31 PM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of retired CBS RADIO Oldies WCBS-FM/NEW YORK News and Public Affairs Director AL MEREDITH, whose passing has been reported by midday host DAN TAYLOR on his Facebook page.
MEREDITH (real name AL HICKEY) retired in 2008 after 44 years in radio news, 28 at CBS-FM. He previously worked at several LONG ISLAND stations, including WBLI, WGLI-A, WGSM-A, and WGBB-A (as JOHN ALLEN). He also hosted at KSBK on OKINAWA, operated by the American forces in the late 1960s.