Nassau Sells Lehigh Valley/Pocono Stations To Access.1
October 11, 2005 at 4:25 PM (PT)
NASSAU BROADCASTING PARTNERS is selling seven stations in the ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM-EASTON and the WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON, PA radio markets to ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS. The stations included in the deal are WWYY/BELVIDERE NJ; WEEX-A and WODE/EASTON PA; WTKZ-A/ALLENTOWN PA; WVPO-A and WSBG/STROUDSBURG PA; and WPLY-A/MOUNT POCONO PA.
“ALLENTOWN and STROUDSBURG are unique markets,” said LOU MERCATANTI, NASSAU’s Chairman and President. “Our stations there represent some of NASSAU’s earliest investments in radio. While it is difficult for us to let them go, we are very pleased that these seven stations will be in the hands of the team at ACCESS.1, who are outstanding broadcasters committed, as we have been, to providing great, local radio service.”