Lou Castriota, Veteran WPMT Broadcaster And Children’s Show Host, Retires

Standard General-owned Fox affiliate WPMT Harrisburg, Pa., said today that longtime professional broadcaster — and occasional clown — Lou Castriota retired on March 31 after 53 years in the television industry. Castriota is known for creating and producing WPMT’s Pete McTee’s ClubHouse. He portrayed the clown character Pete McTee for 14 years on the children’s […]

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Lou Castriota New WGAL Account Executive

Hearst Television NBC affiliate WGAL Lancaster, Pa. (DMA 43), has hired Lou Castriota as an account executive for the station, its www.wgal.com, This TV and mobile applications. Most recently, Castriota was the VP-GM of WGCB Red Lion, Pa. His background is in television programming; he was the program director at WHP Harrisburg, Pa., and prior to […]