How excited is Fox 35 about getting its new $1.5 million Guardian dual pole radar? The station has set up a live cam so folks can follow along with the construction progress. The station broke ground for the Doppler tower on Aug. 5. At the time, chief meteorologist Glenn Richards said it would take about 45 days for “the most powerful radar system in Central Florida” to be operational. From the photos, looks like the foundation is finished and they’re starting to go vertical. Check it out yourself.
Fox’s American Idol is undoubtedly the hottest show on TV right now. I just don’t get it, but I accept that I’m in the minority when it comes that. Have you ever wondered if the … MORE
First, an Orlando news crew was roughed up on the ground. Now, our O-Town TV guys are being attacked from the air. WOFL has suspended its regular outdoor weather segments in the garden area behind … MORE
Today’s “Blast from the Past” newspaper advertisement comes from the February 15, 1981, edition of the (Orlando) Sentinel Star. It highlights the weeknight information programming on then-independent WOFL-TV 35. Like many independent stations, WOFL picked … MORE