Ryan Recker joins WTAE mornings

WTAE-TV (4) has hired Ryan Recker for the early-morning sports anchor/reporter position. The Pittsburgh native takes over for John Meyer who left the station and the television business earlier this year. Recker may be familiar to some in the area from when he anchored sports at WTOV-TV (9 Steubenville). He just wrapped up a six-year […]

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Area Code “878” to be activated

South- and Central Western Pennsylvanians will have to get used to a third area code soon. The Pennsylvania Public Utilities Commission will soon activate area code 878. The new code was announced in 2001, but its activation was delayed due to a number conservancy program. It will serve as an overlay in the 412/724 region. […]

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