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By Alan Pergament » 9:20 AM

Channel 7 anchor-reporter Kendra Eaglin has left the station and is moving back to her home state of California. A native of Oakland, Calif., Eaglin confirmed her departure in a brief Twitter... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Friday, June 26, 2015

I was a big fan of University at Buffalo graduate Howard Kurtz when he was the host of CNN’s “Reliable Sources” and was sorry to see him take his ball and decide to play over at Fox News with a... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Thursday, June 25, 2015

This is what I’m thinking: The Nielsen results since Channel 4’s decision to drop a regular sportscast inside its 6 p.m. news are as confusing as the events in the second season premiere of... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Western New Yorkers have a hat trick of reasons to vote for the ESPYs after the nominations were announced this morning. Jack Eichel, the Boston University hockey star who is expected to be... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Wednesday, June 24, 2015

It is time to clear up a couple of mysteries at WNED-TV. How did it manage to air a Tony prediction show two weeks after the awards were handed out? And what happened to its high definition... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Tuesday, June 23, 2015

You could call Monday night a day of welcoming. Welcome back to Channel 2, Scott Brown. Welcome to your new permanent home at NBC, Lester Holt. The two newsmen who are known to try and avoid... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Monday, June 22, 2015

This is what I’m thinking: The move of the U.S. Open golf championship from NBC to Fox and from early evening to prime time didn’t have much of an impact on local ratings. Fox’s telecast... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Friday, June 19, 2015

Brian Williams was served a big portion of humble pie this morning. Still, I’m guessing some viewers watching the former anchor of “NBC Nightly News” came away from his interview with Matt... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Thursday, June 18, 2015

This is what I’m thinking: The Travel Channel is heading to Niagara Falls in search of ratings. There is no mystery why. Just the two words – Niagara Falls – usually attract... Read More

By Alan Pergament » Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Here is some good news for insomniacs. Channel 4 is following Channel 2’s lead and adding a 4:30 a.m. newscast. The early version of “Wake Up!” arrived Monday without much fanfare or... Read More

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