Posts Tagged ‘Chandra Bill’

Chandra Bill signs off WPTV…

As Florida News Center reported last September, veteran WPTV anchor Chandra Bill announced that she was retiring from television to help her husband run a Chick-Fil-A restaurant. Bill signed off during last night’s 11pm newscast. Watch video below c/o


05 2010

Retiring Chandra Bill more than WPTV anchor…

(from – She won’t be manning the chicken fryer at her husband’s Chick-fil-A in the Mall at Wellington Green, in case you’re wondering.  Or handing out the waffle fries.

When Chandra Bill trades Channel 5’s cameras for the kitchen late next month, after 24 years in local TV news, it will be for her own North Palm Beach kitchen.

 “I’ve neglected my household and my kids, and I’d really like some time to spend with them. So for the first year I’d like to be at home catching up with those things,” said Bill, 52, while preparing dinner on a recent evening….Cont….


04 2010

Bill to retire next May…

(from -?Chandra Bill, a favorite on local TV screens for 23 years, says she?s through with the news biz. The 51-year-old mom of two teens tells Page2Live this afternoon she?ll scale down her on-air load at WPTV, then leave for good when her contract?s up next May. Until then, she?ll continue presenting the noon news. But she?s leaving the seat that?s been hers next to Shannon Cake at 5 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to pretty up-and-comer Jay Cashmere. Bill will also produce special projects that her schedule hasn?t allowed her to pursue….Cont….


09 2009