| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:15 PM
Police have found the woman they believe was taking care of the 40 dead animals pulled last week from an east Columbia home, locating her at another house in Columbia with a large number of animals.
"We did go inside," said Elizabeth Schroen, spokeswoman...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 7:46 AM
WJZ-TVreports that 1.112 million area viewers watched the Ravens-Patriots game on Channel 13 Sunday, setting what is believed to be a record for the station, according to general manager Jay Newman.
The game was seen by 78,000 more local viewers than...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 6:33 PM
An audience of 849,000 area viewers tuned into WJZ-TV Sunday to see the Baltimore Ravens beat the Houston Texans in the divisional playoff game, station managment said Monday.
That is 3,000 viewers more than the audience that saw the the Ravens and...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 6:52 AM
Katie Couric’s visit last week to Baltimore’s WMAR proved at least one thing: She is serious about making her new daytime talk show, “Katie,” a winner. She did not do such intense promotion in the summer of 2006 even when she was...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Weijia Jiang, who came to WJZ-TV in June of 2008 as a reporter, is leaving to join WCBS-TV in New York City. Both stations are owned by CBS. New York is the top market in the country.
Jiang came to WJZ from WOBC-TV in Salisbury. She has a bachelor's...
| May 7, 2012
| 4:28 AM
The decision wasn't in a league with the infamous one NBC made in 1968 to cut away from the ending of an incredible AFC football game to show a rerun of the film "Heidi," but some Baltimore area viewers were feeling a "Heidi Bowl" kind of pain Sunday...
| May 6, 2012
| 7:34 PM
John Lanahan Jr. was spending Sunday afternoon at St. Agnes Hospital with his father, who was recovering from an allergic reaction. The two Orioles fans planned to watch the game against perennial favorite Boston Red Sox.
Then disaster struck. As the...
| May 24, 2012
| 10:03 AM
Everyone in local TV says "sweeps" don't matter as much as they used to now that Baltimore has Nielsen's local people meters (contested as that data might be)
Still, everyone who does well in the Nielsen audience survey wants the world to know. And why...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 3:51 PM
I turned on the TV at noon Wednesday to see how Baltimore stations handled what I was thinking of as fluff: the arrival of the first ships for the Star-Spangled Sailabration.
I came away instead impressed with the performance of Baltimore’s top two...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 3:34 PM
WJZ-TV, which angered many fans in May when it cut away from a dramatic 17th inning win by the Baltimore Orioles to go to "60 Minutes," found itself in the same kind of programming crunch Monday.
The CBS-owned station cut away from the men's finals of...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:37 PM
CBS Thursday announced the launch of a national sports radio network that will include two stations in Baltimore and looks to seriously challenge ESPN dominance of the sports-talk airwaves.
The CBS action, which includes Cumulus Media, another...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 5:01 PM
Shannon Sneed is kneeling on an East Baltimore sidewalk, her campaign papers spread out in the dirt and grass. She’s got voter registration lists, candidate fliers and write-in instructions — everything she needs to take on a sitting Baltimore...