LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.COM) – KFWB NEWS TALK 980 will spotlight the city of Long Beach when it launches a monthly series, entitled “KFWB on Your Corner,” on Friday, June 24. The CBS Radio station will broadcast live from two city locations and programming throughout the day will look closely at California’s fifth most populated city.
KFWB will examine some of Long Beach’s major political issues, improvement projects, tourism, transportation and education. Among the civic and business leaders scheduled to appear are Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster, F. King Alexander, president of California State University Long Beach, and Dr. Jerry Schubel, director of the Aquarium of the Pacific.
The public is invited to attend the live broadcasts and to interact with KFWB’s on-air personalities. From 5am – 11am, KFWB’s broadcast will emanate from Legends Sports Bar in Belmont Shore. LA’s Morning News with Penny Griego & Phil Hulett will be on from 5am – 9am and consumer guru Bob McCormick will host Money 101 from 9am – 11am. Legends will open its doors early and offer a special 98¢ breakfast buffet and drink specials.
The afternoon broadcast will shift to Legends of Aviation restaurant at Long Beach Airport where renowned life coach Les Brown will broadcast live from 2pm – 4pm and LA’s Afternoon News with Maggie McKay & Michael Shappee will be on from 4pm – 7pm.
Super-serving the communities of greater Los Angeles, KFWB NEWS TALK 980’s lineup of unique personalities delivers a broad range of relevant news and lifestyle programming that emphasizes positive living and helps listeners grow personally and financially.
“KFWB on Your Corner” is part of the station’s community-based outreach and the inaugural edition is being presented by LGB, your Long Beach Airport.
5 – 11am:
Legends Sports Bar
5236 East 2nd Street, Long Beach 90803
2 – 7pm:
Long Beach Airport, Legends of Aviation Restaurant (2nd floor)
4100 Donald Douglas Drive, Long Beach 90808