June 29, 2016


Comcast-Time Warner deal may be dead, but cable consolidation marches on

NEW YORK — Even if Comcast’s $45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable is dead, consolidation among the companies that pipe in our TV, phone and Internet will carry on. Combining the No. 1 and No. 2 U.S. cable companies would have put nearly 30 percent of TV and about 55 percent of broadband subscribers Read More…

Say it eight so: Weather Channel drops Elyria for Sandusky on the 8s

People apparently grumble about more than paying taxes when they walk into the offices of Lorain County Treasurer Dan Talarek. Surprisingly, one complaint heard over and over not related to forking over cold hard cash is the elimination of Elyria weather data that had been featured on The Weather Channel’s “Local on the 8’s’’ segment. Read More…

New cable company offering service in North Ridgeville in 2014

NORTH RIDGEVILLE – Residents who have long griped about poor cable television service can look forward to some competition next year. City Council President Kevin Corcoran on Friday that WOW! Cable TV is planning to begin giving Time Warner Cable, the city’s current cable TV provider, some competition starting in 2014. Talks between the city Read More…