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NY1 (pronounced "New York One") is a twenty-four hour news channel available exclusively to over two million cable television customers within the five boroughs of New York City, nearby Bergen County, New Jersey, Mount Vernon in Westchester County as well as Time Warner Cable systems throughout New York State. It appears on preset Channel 1 on Time Warner Cable and Cablevision service, and is owned and operated by Time Warner Cable. It is not available on the competing cable system RCN. In addition to news and weather forecasts, the channel also features human-interest segments such as the "New Yorker of the Week" and the "Scholar Athlete of the Week," as well as specialty programs such as "Inside City Hall" and "In Transit." Image File history File links Ny_1. ... Coaxial cable is often used to transmit cable television into the house. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... Bergen County is the most populous county of the state of New Jersey, United States. ... Motto: The city of homes Coordinates: Counties Westchester County Government  - Mayor Ernest D. Davis (Dem) Area  - City 11. ... Westchester County is a primarily suburban county with about 940,000 residents located in the U.S. state of New York. ... In North America, channel 1 is a former broadcast (over-the-air) television channel (44-50 MHz, with visual at 45. ... Time Warner Cable (NYSE: TWC) is an American national cable television company that operates in 27 states and has 31 operating divisions. ... For other uses, see Cablevision (disambiguation). ... RCN, NASDAQ: RCNI, is a cable television, telephone and Internet service provider serving the Northern Virginia to Boston corridor as well as areas of California. ...

See also: Media of New York City

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History

NY1 was conceived in 1991 by the president of Time Warner Cable's New York City cable group, ostensibly to add value to cable as it eroded market share to budding satellite services such as DirecTV and Dish Network. The station launched September 8, 1992 from its newsroom on Manhattan's West 42nd Street. Construction of the 42nd Street facility was completed on July 15, but the channel's newly-hired reporters actually began work a month earlier by attending a videojournalism "boot camp". While some of the reporters had used their own cameras in other markets, most had had no exposure to the technical side of journalism. Following their training, the reporters and the rest of the staff took part in an additional two-month training period that included four weeks of real-time rehearsal. A watershed event came in the final weeks of training, with the collapse of a former post office building on Manhattan's West Side. Although not on the air, NY1 reporters covered the story as if the channel was fully operational, interviewing survivors and witnesses and reporting the story more fully than competing television outlets. In January of 2002, the station moved to a brand new, all digital facility at the Chelsea Market in the Chelsea section of Manhattan. On June 30, 2003, NY1 Noticias, a Spanish-language version of the channel, began operating for digital cable subscribers. A standard DirecTV satellite dish with 1 LNB on a roof DirecTV (trademarked as DIRECTV) is a direct broadcast satellite (DBS) service based in El Segundo, California, USA, that transmits digital satellite television and audio to households in the United States, the Caribbean and Latin America except for Mexico. ... DISH Network is a direct broadcast satellite (DBS) service that provides satellite television and audio programming to households and businesses in the United States, owned by parent company EchoStar Communications Corporation. ... Manhattan is a borough of New York City, New York, USA, coterminous with New York County. ... Main article: Transportation in New York City 42nd Street, NYC 42nd Street is a major crosstown street in the New York City borough of Manhattan, known for its theaters, especially near the intersection with Broadway at Times Square. ... Boot Camp is a software assistant made available by Apple Inc. ... Chelsea Market is an enclosed, urban food court and shopping mall built within the former Nabisco factory complex where the Oreo cookie was invented and produced. ... Elegant building along 23rd street. ... June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


NY1 was the first Time Warner Cable local news channel, and Time Warner Cable went on to add 24-hour local news networks in several other markets modeled after NY1, including "Bay News 9" in Tampa, "Central Florida News 13" in Orlando, "News 8 Austin" in the Texas capital, "News 14 Carolina", which serves the Triangle and Charlotte in North Carolina, "Capital News 9" in Albany, New York, "R News" in Rochester, New York and "News 10 Now" in Syracuse. Notably, "News 24 Houston" and "News 9 San Antonio", both joint ventures between Time Warner Cable and Belo, were closed within the first two years of operation. In late 2005, NY1 launched an on-demand service for its Time Warner Cable customers. Bay News 9 is a cable-based news station located in St Petersburg, Florida. ... Nickname: Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida. ... Central Florida News 13 is a 24-hour news channel for Central Florida owned by Brighthouse Networks. ... Nickname: Location in Orange County and the state of Florida. ... The tone or style of this article or section may not be appropriate for Wikipedia. ... Official language(s) No Official Language See languages of Texas Capital Austin Largest city Houston Area  Ranked 2nd  - Total 261,797 sq mi (678,051 km²)  - Width 773 miles (1,244 km)  - Length 790 miles (1,270 km)  - % water 2. ... News 14 Carolina is a 24-hour news service offered in North Carolina, USA, by Time Warner Cable. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section can be improved by converting lengthy lists to text. ... Nickname: Location in Mecklenburg County in the state of North Carolina Coordinates: , Country United States State North Carolina Counties Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Government  - Mayor Pat McCrory, (R) Area  - City  280. ... Official language(s) English Capital Raleigh Largest city Charlotte Area  Ranked 28th  - Total 53,865 sq mi (139,509 km²)  - Width 150 miles (240 km)  - Length 560[1] miles (901 km)  - % water 9. ... Capital News 9 is a cable-only 24-hour news channel on Time Warner Cable in New Yorks Capital District. ... Location in Albany County and the State of New York Coordinates: , Country United States State New York County Albany Founded 1614 Incorporated 1686 Government  - Mayor Gerald D. Jennings (D) Area  - City  21. ... News 10 Now is a 24-hour local news channel headquartered in Syracuse, New York. ... Nickname: The Salt City Location of Syracuse within the state of New York Coordinates: City Government  - Mayor Matthew Driscoll Area  - City 66. ...


In 2001, Time Warner Cable began offering NY1 to digital cable subscribers in the Albany market, with other markets following soon thereafter.


Format

The most common "program" on NY1 is a half-hour block beginning at the top and bottom of every hour. The first minute contains top headlines followed by "Weather On The 1's", a brief one minute weather recap. The remainder of the half-hour is filled with taped news segments heavily focusing on stories from the New York metropolitan region. Nearly all stories are taped, even segments made to look like they are happening live; instead of a "live" indicator while reporters speak, most NY1 stories have a graphic saying merely that the reporter is (or, rather, was) "on scene." This is because when the report first aired, it may have been live. Moreover, reporters generally shoot their own stories with videocamera, and take them back to the newsroom to be edited into the broadcast rotation (and then possibly fed to CNN and other Time Warner news stations).


On programs like "Inside City Hall", NY1 offers much more extensive local political coverage than the area's broadcast stations. Seeking to expand its political coverage, WCBS-TV attracted "Inside City Hall" anchor Andrew Kirtzman. "Inside City Hall" is now hosted by Dominic Carter. WCBS-TV, channel 2, is the flagship station of the CBS television network, located in New York City. ... Andrew Kirtzman on Kirtzman & Kramer on WCBS in June of 2006. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ...


Sports reports are featured throughout the day, while an all comprehensive, hour long call-in sports show "Sports on 1: The Last Word" is featured every night at 11:35pm.


In an effort to compete with local late night newscasts, NY1 introduced its own 11 o'clock newscast, "News At 11" on January 22nd, 2007. The newscast is hosted by veteran NY1 anchor Lewis Dodley and former CBS news correspondent Elizabeth Kaledin, an original member of the NY1 News team. Kaledin served as weekend anchor and reporter when the newschannel launched, before joining CBS two years later. CBS is one of the largest radio and television networks in the United States. ...


The Call

Launched in July of 2005, NY1's "The Call" is a live, half hour call-in and write in news show hosted by John Schiumo. Throughout the day, viewers are encouraged to vote on the top news stories of the day, and after receiving an email alert as to the top story, asked to write or call in to discuss the topic with Schiumo.


Very often at the beginning of the show, Shciumo will often have a short interaction with his senior producer, Susanna Hegner, in which they will both offer their opinions of the days news.


On Stage

Half hour program focusing on the theatre.


Current reporters/anchors

  • Adam Balkin -Technology Reporter
  • Ruschell Boone -Queens Reporter
  • Dominic Carter -"Inside City Hall" Host/Senior Political Reporter
  • Roger Clark
  • Bobby Cuza -Transit Reporter
  • Valarie D'Elia -Travel Analyst
  • John Davitt -Chief Meteorologist
  • Lewis Dodley
  • Kafi Drexel -Health & Fitness Reporter
  • Sandra Endo -"Inside City Hall" Host/Political Reporter
  • Amanda Farinacci -Staten Island Reporter
  • Kevin Garrity -Sports Anchor/Reporter
  • Susan Jhun
  • Shazia Khan
  • Pat Kiernan -Morning Anchor
  • Tom McDonald -Sports Anchor
  • Dean Meminger -Bronx Reporter
  • Budd Mishkin -Sports Anchor/Reporter
  • Rita Nissan -Political Reporter
  • Annika Pergament -Business Reporter
  • Solana Pyne -Law Enforcement Reporter
  • Jeanine Ramirez -Brooklyn Reporter
  • Gary Anthony Ramsay
  • Josh Robin -Albany Reporter
  • Neil Rosen -Movie Critic
  • John Schiumo -The Call Host
  • Jill Scott
  • Cindi Avilia
  • Michael Scotto -Political Reporter
  • Kristen Shaughnessy
  • Stephanie Simon -Arts Reporter
  • Rebecca Spitz
  • Roma Torre
  • George Whipple -Entertainment Reporter
  • Cheryl Wills
  • Clover Lalehzar -Entertainment Reporter

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In popular culture

  • Elf The station on which the story of an alleged Christmas Eve sighting of Santa Claus spread throughout New York.
  • The Yards features NY1 reporters reporting several events in the plot.
  • Maid in Manhattan A Mexican hotel maid impersonating a high-class woman having an argument with a politician.
  • The Beastie Boys' song 'That's It That's All' from their 2004 album "To the 5 Boroughs" contains the line "Like George Whipple on New York 1; Got a hairy ass and that's no fun." Whipple covers celebrity gossip and high society for NY1.
  • How I Met Your Mother features character Robin as a NY1 Reporter, although the show brands it "Metro News 1". She formerly co-anchored the network with Sandy Rivers, who read from the newspaper much like Pat Kiernan.
  • Night at the Museum as the station that carried the story about dinosaur tracks that were leading into the New York Museum of Natural History.
  • A news report from the station is shows in the trailer for the movie with the production name of Cloverfield

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Spanish-language station

  • NY1 Noticias

NY1 Noticias is a 24-hour Spanish language news channel, serving New York Citys five boroughs. ...

Overseas sister station

Tokyo Metropolitan Television Broadcasting Corporation (Tokyo MXTV) is the only commercial television station in Tokyo, Japan that exclusively serves the city. ...

See also

The media of New York City is internationally influential, with some of the most important newspapers, largest publishing houses, most prolific television studios, and biggest record companies in the world. ...

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The station's, public relations manager, Edward Pachetti sent us this statement outlining their position: "NY1 News is producing the most ambitious series of political debates and town hall meetings this election season.
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NY1 general manager Steve Paulus has responded to FAIR activists challenging the New York cable news station's decision to exclude Jonathan Tasini from a debate with New York Sen. Hillary Clinton (FAIR Action Alert, 8/4/06; Activism Update, 8/18/06).
NY1 has determined that Tasini should not be allowed to participate in a debate because he hasn’t raised half a million dollars.
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