FANDOM


First station

  • Date: October 1928-November 20, 1928 ( NOTE: One source gives start date as August 8, 1928, using license of WSEA; official approval for WNEW was October 8, 1928.)
  • Frequency:
    • 1370 kHz (August 8, 1928-October 8, 1928)
    • 1430 kHz (October 8, 1928-November 20, 1928)
  • Location:
  • Owner of license:
    • Tom Little (August 8, 1928...)
    • Hampton Roads Broadcasting Company (...October 8, 1928-November 20, 1928)
  • Subsequent call letters: WGH

Second station

  • Date: February 13, 1934-December 15, 1992
  • Previous call letters: WODA, WAAM (merged as a result of one owner buying both stations)
  • Frequency:
    • 1250 khz (February 13, 1934-March 29, 1941) ( Note: Source gives 1939 as end of 1250 operation in a chart, but March 1941 in the accompanying text.)
    • 1280 khz (March 29, 1941-December 1, 1941) ( Note: (the same source mentioned above gives 1939-1941 in chart, but March 1941-December 1, 1941 in accompanying text)
    • 1130 khz (December 1, 1941-December 15, 1992) ( Note: WNEW swapped frequencies with WOV, which was co-owned)
  • Location:
  • Owner of license:
    • WODAAM Corporation (February 13, 1934...)
    • DuMont Broadcasting Corporation (1957...)
    • Metromedia Corporation
  • Subsequent call letters: WBBR

From 1957, affiliated with:

WNEW-TV

WNEW-FM

Note: As WNEW (FM) after December 15, 1992.

  • Date: ...January 9, 2007
  • Frequency:
    • 102.7 MHz (...January 9, 2007)
  • Subsequent call letters: WWFS

Third station

  • Date: January 9, 2007-December 1, 2011
  • Previous call letters: WJBW-FM
  • Frequency:
    • 106.3 MHz (January 9, 2007-December 1, 2011)
  • Location:
  • Subsequent call letters: WHFS


Fourth station

  • Date: December 1, 2011...
  • Previous call letters: WHFS
  • Frequency:
    • 1580 kHz (December 1, 2011...)
  • Location:
  • Owner of license:
    • CBS Radio (December 1, 2011...)

Affiliated with:

WNEW-FM

  • Date: December 12, 2011...
  • Previous call letters: WLZL
  • Frequency:
    • 99.1 MHz (December 12, 2011...)
  • Location:
  • Owner of license:
    • CBS Radio East Inc. (December 12, 2011...)

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