N.J. Looking To N.Y., Pa., To Replace NJN

Public broadcasting heavy-hitters WNET New York, WHYY Philadelphia and WNYC radio in New York are among the candidates being considered for prominent roles in a newly configured public broadcasting service that would replace the New Jersey Network.

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Philly’s WHYY Launches Local News Site

The PBS station has launched a new hyperlocal news site, Newsworks that represents serious competition for The Philadelphia Inquirer‘s philly.com and NBCPhiladelphia.com, which have been criticized for being light on serious news.