Rudy Giuliani Congratulates Talk 1200/Boston's Jeff Katz On AP Award
March 18, 2011 at 12:59 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Talk WXKS-A (TALK 1200)/BOSTON morning host JEFF KATZ won a MASSACHUSETTS/RHODE ISLAND ASSOCIATED PRESS Award for Best Talk Show, and he received congratulations this morning from a notable guest, former NEW YORK Mayor RUDOLPH GIULIANI.
GIULIANI, in NEW ENGLAND for TONIGHT's LINCOLN-REAGAN DInner in MANCHESTER, NH, congratulated KATZ during an interview on KATZ' show. KATZ thanked GIULIANI by telling him that Bostonians "can't switch your YANKEES affiliation but we'll take you as Mayor of BOSTON any day of the week!"
WPRO Wins Five First Place AP Awards
CITADEL Talk WPRO-A-WEAN/PROVIDENCE won five first-place awards in the MASSACHUSETTS/RHODE ISLAND AP Radio & Television Contest. "THE WPRO FIRST NEWS WITH BILL HABERMAN" won for Best Radio Newscast, 630WPRO.com was honored for Best Website, JIM HUMMEL won for Investigative Reporting, PD PAUL GIAMMARCO's "The War Of The Worlds" won for Best Documentary, and DEB RUGGIERO won the Public Affairs award for her weekly show "AMAZING WOMEN."
"On behalf of our news division we thank our peers at the ASSOCIATED PRESS for this acknowledgement" said Market Manager BARBARA HAYNES. "The individuals who won these awards have worked tirelessly to provide all Rhode Islanders with the news, information and features that both inform and entertain."
The awards will be presented on APRIL 15th.