WJLA Bids Farewell to Maureen Bunyan

The longtime Washington anchor joined the ABC affiliate in 1999 after spending 22 years at the market’s CBS affiliate WUSA.

WJLA’s Bunyan To Receive Ed Walker Award

WJLA-TV Anchor Maureen Bunyan, anchor at Sinclair Broadcast Group’s ABC affiliate WJLA Washington (DMA 7), has been named the first recipient of the Ed Walker Lifetime Achievement in Broadcasting award from the National Capital Radio & Television Museum (NCRTV).  The award will be presented at NCRTV’s annual fall fundraiser, Turn Your Television On, Saturday, Sept. 10, at 6:30 […]


WJLA’s Maureen Bunyan Re-Ups In Multi-Year Deal

On Friday, Sinclair Broadcast Group’s ABC affiliate WJLA Washington (DMA 8) signed a multi-year deal with anchor Maureen Bunyan that will keep her behind the news desk for years to come. Bunyan is a 45-year veteran of television news. She is a founder of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) and the International Women’s […]

WJLA Anchor Maureen Bunyan Knighted

Allbritton Communications’ ABC affiliate WJLA Washington (DMA 8) news anchor Maureen Bunyan has been knighted and inducted into The Order of Orange-Nassau, a Dutch civic order. The Order of Orange-Nassau is a chivalric honor given to those who deserve recognition for exemplary contributions to society. Bunyan was born in Aruba, which is part of the Dutch Kingdom. […]


WJLA’s Maureen Bunyan Inducted Into Hall Of Fame