BARHOF 2018 Montage

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame: The Class of 2018

21 July 2018 BARHOF 0

The board of directors of the Bay Area Radio Museum and Hall of Fame today announced its Class of 2018, the thirteenth group to be honored. The announcement was made at the annual Radio Day By The Bay celebration at the California Historical Radio Society‘s headquarters in Alameda. [Read more…]

Ted Wygant (2009 Photo)

Ted Wygant (1933-2018)

10 April 2018 BARHOF 0

Via Facebook and Ronn Owens, we receive the news that Ted Wygant, longtime news anchor of KGO (810 AM) with Jim Dunbar, has passed away. He was 85 years old. Ted was elected to the Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame in 2009, and had been living in [Read more…]

Ed McLaughlin (Photo)

Radio Icon Ed McLaughlin Dies

21 January 2018 BARHOF 0

San Francisco born-and-bred Ed McLaughlin, who rose from a part-time program host to become one of the titans of broadcasting, died on January 18, 2018. He was 91 years old. Mr. McLaughlin joined the Army fresh out of high school in 1943 near the end of World War II, then was [Read more…]