The March of Dimes A.I.R. Awards nominees are chosen and this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award Winner is Tony Renda, Sr. Renda owns Pittsburgh-based Renda Broadcasting Inc. including WSHH, WJAS, WPTT in Pittsburgh; WGSM in Greensburg; as well as stations in Punxsutawney and Indiana PA, Florida and Oklahoma.

A complete list of finalists can be read in the Post-Gazette.

This year’s awards ceremony is scheduled for 11/8 at the Riverwatch in the Strip. Tickets are $55 with proceeds benefiting the March of Dimes. Call 412-391-3193 or visit for more information or to make reservations.