Joe Avellar Joins WCBS/NY
January 5, 2007 at 11:54 AM (PT)
NBC O&O WNBC-TV (NBC4HD)/NEW YORK reporter and substitute news anchor JOE AVELLAR joins crosstown CBS News WCBS-A as parttime anchor/reporter. AVELLAR came to NEW YORK from LOS ANGELES, where he worked for KCBS-TV (CBS2) and KCAL-TV (K-CAL 9), in 1994.
"JOE knows NEW YORK, NEW JERSEY, and CONNECTICUT, and the TRI-STATE knows him," says PD CRYS QUIMBY. "We are very excited to welcome him to the talented and award-winning 880 news team."