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Greater Media, Inc.
Type Private
Founded 1956
Headquarters Braintree, Massachusetts, United States
Area served United States
Key people Peter H. Smyth Chairman & Chief executive officer
Industry Mass media
Products Radio stations
Divisions Radio Broadcasting
Newspaper
Website Greater-Media.com

Greater Media, Inc., known as Greater Media, is an American media company that specializes in radio stations. The markets where they own radio stations include Boston, Detroit, Philadelphia, Charlotte, and the state of New Jersey. The company was formed in 1956 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, and its headquarters are currently located in Braintree, Massachusetts.

Greater Media also publishes several weekly newspapers in Central New Jersey. The newspaper group won 12 Suburban Newspapers of America awards for 2006.[1]

On November 12, 2007; Greater Media announced it was buying three stations in Charlotte, North Carolina from Lincoln Financial Media--WBT, WBT-FM, and WLNK[1]. The deal was finalized on January 31, 2008.

Contents

List of Radio Stations Owned by Greater Media

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Boston

  • WROR-FM 105.7 FM — Classic Hits
  • WKLB-FM 102.5 FM — Country
  • WTKK 96.9 FM — Talk
  • WMJX 106.7 FM — Adult Contemporary
  • WBOS 92.9 FM — Modern Rock

Detroit

  • WCSX 94.7 FM — Classic Rock
  • WMGC-FM 105.1 FM — Adult Contemporary
  • WRIF 101.1 FM — Rock

New Jersey

  • WMGQ 98.3 FM — Adult Contemporary
  • WCTC 1450 AM — syndicated Oldies
  • WDHA-FM 105.5 FM — Rock
  • WMTR 1250 AM — Classic Oldies
  • WRAT 95.9 FM — Rock
  • WJRZ-FM 100.1 FM — Adult Contemporary
  • WWTR 1170 AM — Ethnic

Philadelphia

  • WPEN-FM 97.5 FM — Sports
  • WMGK 102.9 FM — Classic Rock
  • WMMR 93.3 FM — Rock
  • WBEN-FM 95.7 FM — Adult Hits
  • WPEN 950 AM — Sports

Charlotte

  • WLNK 107.9 FM — Female Talk
  • WBT 1110 AM — News/Talk
  • WBT-FM 99.3 FM — News/Talk (simulcast of WBT)

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