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I wish they would stop promote Mike or Mark already and stop having Kaitlyn Cody do the weather . They are regressing I’ve been watching WFLD since they’ve gotten their news set redone but I think I’m going to go back to watching WMAQ

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Looks like WFLD is getting some work done to their offices/studios as part of a larger project to remodel one of the outdoor plazas. The plaza, in question, sits on top of their lower level space (where the main studio, newsroom, etc..) is.

 

Not sure how expansive the work will be, but everything is expected to be completed sometime this Summer.

 

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Sorry if this is the wrong place to post, but hoping someone can help me out!

 

1) is there a database/list of all the WFLD Chicago 32 news reporters and anchors since 1999 or something?

 

2) reason being, my dad said he met an anchor a while back but cannot remember his name! He was a Fox 32 anchor with slightly tan complexion and salt&pepper hair and beard/gotee? Maybe around early 2000 did the nightly news?

 

Any ideas? Thanks!

 

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1 hour ago, Zait2012 said:

Sorry if this is the wrong place to post, but hoping someone can help me out!

 

1) is there a database/list of all the WFLD Chicago 32 news reporters and anchors since 1999 or something?

 

2) reason being, my dad said he met an anchor a while back but cannot remember his name! He was a Fox 32 anchor with slightly tan complexion and salt&pepper hair and beard/gotee? Maybe around early 2000 did the nightly news?

 

Any ideas? Thanks!

 

These are, to my knowledge, all the male anchors that might've been around in the late 90's/early 2000's. This list doesn't include general reporters, but this is about all I've got....

 

Jack Conaty, Darryl Dennard, Maurice Dubois, Jon Duncanson, Patrick Elwood, Byron Harlan,Walter Jacobson, David Novarro, Michael Pomeranz, David Rose, Larry Yellen.

 

Many of these obviously don't fit your description. That said, the ONLY guy here that seems to fit your description would be David Novarro, previously and currently of WABC, spending about a decade at FOX32. No beard, but I know he had a mustache, at one point.

 

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13 hours ago, 24994J said:

 

These are, to my knowledge, all the male anchors that might've been around in the late 90's/early 2000's. This list doesn't include general reporters, but this is about all I've got....

 

Jack Conaty, Darryl Dennard, Maurice Dubois, Jon Duncanson, Patrick Elwood, Byron Harlan,Walter Jacobson, David Novarro, Michael Pomeranz, David Rose, Larry Yellen.

 

Many of these obviously don't fit your description. That said, the ONLY guy here that seems to fit your description would be David Novarro, previously and currently of WABC, spending about a decade at FOX32. No beard, but I know he had a mustache, at one point.

 

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thanks for responding! But unfortunately they were not the ones! The guy my dad met might have been a weather man too (not Rick DiMaio, but maybe around the same time as Rick)

 

lol my dad just wants someone to believe  him when he says he met someone famous from Fox News!

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2 hours ago, Zait2012 said:


thanks for responding! But unfortunately they were not the ones! The guy my dad met might have been a weather man too (not Rick DiMaio, but maybe around the same time as Rick)

 

lol my dad just wants someone to believe  him when he says he met someone famous from Fox News!

Are you talking about Steve Schill?

Vid courtesy of Sloan's TV Archive YT page.

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17 hours ago, CircleSeven said:

Are you talking about Steve Schill?

Vid courtesy of Sloan's TV Archive YT page.


My dad thinks it might have been Steve Schill but he’s not 100% sure on that name.
 

Hah I don’t want to bother everyone on this thread - that’s why I was hoping maybe there was a website/wiki/forum that might have a list of anchors/reporters of WFLD over the years? That way I could just go through the list (he’s sure that if he heard the name he could confirm). 

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13 hours ago, Zait2012 said:


My dad thinks it might have been Steve Schill but he’s not 100% sure on that name.
 

Hah I don’t want to bother everyone on this thread - that’s why I was hoping maybe there was a website/wiki/forum that might have a list of anchors/reporters of WFLD over the years? That way I could just go through the list (he’s sure that if he heard the name he could confirm). 

If you go back to a certain point on WFLD's Wikipedia page before they banned lists of 'non-notable' employees (here, anyone without an article), you might be able to look up folks; hope this link might help you out.

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Sylvia did the Noon show from Studio 32 (instead of the main studio) today. Likely some work is being done in the main studio (or something new they’re trying out).
 

Also, this OTS is pretty cool and I think the first time they have used it (first time I’ve seen it anyway). 

 

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2 hours ago, jase said:

Sylvia did the Noon show from Studio 32 (instead of the main studio) today. Likely some work is being done in the main studio. 
 

Also, this OTS is pretty cool and I think the first time they have used it (first time I’ve seen it anyway). 

 

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I just realized the desk was from downstairs! Good thing it’s still in use.

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