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2012 OFFICIAL “DECK THE HALLS” RULES

No purchase required to enter contest. Participants must be at least 18 years old as of November 1st , 2012. One entry per person. Additional entries will be discarded. All entry forms must be filled out completely and legibly and must contain entrant’s name, mailing address, and telephone number, and deposited in an official entry […]

2011 Taste Of Home Event

2011 Taste of Home Cooking School is in the books and was by all accounts another smashing success.  Many thanks to the 1500 folks who attended and made this year’s event a sell out.  Of course we want to thank our sponsors for making it possible.   After being the MC for 20+ years, I handed […]

Comment Please History

Darryl and Dick Heist John Skibbie John DiPrimio Charlie and Harry Bob Williams WNPV was quick to enter the world of talk radio.   Before the station celebrated its first anniversary, Comment Please debuted in May of 1961.  The program rightfully claims the moniker of ‘Longest running radio talk program in the Delaware Valley’. The show […]

Sports History

Phil Hunt ’76 Allstar game Rick Woelfel Bob Brinker  Nolan and Larry Bowa Jim Church Berger  Church WNPV has a long tradition of outstanding local sports coverage earning the slogan, the ‘Sporty 1440’.   Schools in the former Bux-Mont League, Lansdale Catholic and Christopher Dock were covered from the gym to the gridiron from the very […]

News History

From the very beginning WNPV has been committed to covering local news.  Bob Fretz was a seasoned radio and print journalist when he was named the station’s first News Director in 1960.   The legendary Paul Taylor had a long tenure as ND, following a stint at WRCV in Philadelphia (which later became KYW). Numerous broadcasters […]

Behind The Scenes

Linda Moskal Jill Carr Barb Glanzman and Kari Dimmick   WNPV GM Phil Hunt shares his 30 plus years of memories of WNPV!{mp3remote}http://www.wnpvam.com/media/audio/ph.mp3{/mp3remote}Dean Bennett was one of the many “zany” characters to sit behind a mic here at WNPV!{mp3remote}http://www.wnpvam.com/media/audio/Dean Bennett.mp3{/mp3remote} When you tune to AM-1440 and you hear someone talking it’s fairly obvious what their […]

In The Beginning

WNPV began its regular broadcasting schedule on October 17, 1960.  The main focus of the station was, and continues to be, delivering pertinent information to Montgomery and Bucks County residents. Want to know what WNPV sounded like before we hit the airways? Here’s an early test run. (1hr 27min){mp3remote}http://www.wnpvam.com/media/audio/1.mp3{/mp3remote}WNPV Morning Show with Dick Heist (includes […]

Friday Night Scoreboard

Refresh for updated scores Friday, November 27, 2015 Neshaminy 7   North Penn 28 F       Pennsbury 14   U. Dublin 24 F       U. Moreland 14   AcademyPK 26 F Refresh for updated scores  

Election Day

The 2009 election has snuck up on most of us.   Good thing they have a contest for Gov. of NJ and the road side signs are up to remind us there is such a thing as an off-year election.   Turn out today will likely be light, but there are plenty of reasons to cast a […]

Listen On Your Phone

Out of the area, but still want to listen to WNPV? Listen by phone!          1) Dial (704) 631-4060            2) At voice prompt, press 1 for MUSIC            3) At second prompt, press 9 to enter a station code            4) Press 2785 to listen […]

Philadelphia Phillies

  Visit the Official Website of the Philadelphia Phillies                     Upcoming Broadcast Schedule DATE TEAM TIME Sept 6 at Boston 1pm Sept 7 vs. Atlanta 6:30p Sept 8 vs. Atlanta 8p  ** Sept 9 vs. Atlanta  6:30p Sept 10 vs. Chicago 7p Sept 13 vs. Chicago […]

WNPV College Basketball Schedule (2)

Mens   Sponsored by:       Once again it’s another season of selected Gwynedd-Mercy College and Neumann University Men’s and Women’s college basketball games on AM 1440.  Follow the Griffins and the Knights all season long as they make their way to the CSAC tournament in March! College basketball on AM 1440! 2013 -2014 […]