Channel 2 alumni flock to Facebook

kim-alexander-chopper2-facebook.jpgalvera-hill-facebook-crop.jpg
Left, Kim Fitzgerald and Chopper 2, posted by Nina Zacuto. Right, Cecilia Alvear and Sandy Hill (seated), posted by Alvear.

If you have worked at Channel 2 in Los Angeles any time back to "The Big News" years with Jerry Dunphy and Bill Stout, there's a Facebook group you might like. Past employees are busily posting memories, photos and updates on old friends at an open group called I worked at KNXT/KCBS Ch. 2 in LA when it mostly didn't suck. In the past week, posters have included Pat O'Brien, Terry Murphy, Maclovio Perez, Roy Firestone, Terry Anzur, Steve Kmetko, Ross Becker and a whole bunch of producers, writers, photogs and others behind the scenes. Topics have ranged from the old feature show "2 on the Town" to the successes and whereabouts of alumni such as Warren Olney, Ann Curry, Connie Chung, Ralph Story, Clete Roberts, Sandy Hill and Joe Benti. "It was the greatest time in my professional life. Period," O'Brien writes.

Name fixed in the caption


More by Kevin Roderick:
Ralph Lawler of the Clippers and the age of Aquarius
Riding the Expo Line to USC 'just magical'
Last bastion of free parking? Loyola Marymount to charge students
Matt Kemp, Dodgers and Kings start big weekend the right way
LA Times writers revisit their '92 riots observations
Recent Television stories on LA Observed:
Transferred Miramonte teachers wait - and learn to sew
KNBC 'live-tweeting' the run-up to '92 riots
'20/20' drives down Sunset Boulevard, talks to celebs
A sour prognosis on KCET's future
Dick Clark, TV music pioneer was 82 *

New at LA Observed
Follow us on Twitter

On the Media Page
Go to Media
On the Politics Page
Go to Politics

LA Biz Observed
Arts and culture

Sign up for daily email from LA Observed

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner


Advertisement
LA Observed on Twitter and Facebook