60° Good Evening
60° Good Evening

Local radio stations reported sold

Radio microphone

Radio microphone Photo Credit:

Two FM stations on eastern Long Island have been sold to New York-based JVC Media, several online radio industry websites report.

No price was disclosed for the sales by a Massachusetts company, Barnstable Group.

The stations are “‘Long Island’s only classic rock’ WRCN, Riverhead (103.9) and AC WKJI, Center Moriches (96.1),” reports.

The new owner already has “Spanish tropical WBON, Westhampton (98.5) and rhythmic “Party 105.3” WPTY, Calverton-Roanoke,” the radio-info website reports., the Radio Business Report website, says, “Terms of the deal were not announced, but contracts have been signed and paperwork is heading for the FCC.”

Read more of Inside Long Island Business



We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.

More news