Posts Tagged ‘Danny Treanor’

Danny Treanor praises former boss Jeff Day…

(edited from OrlandoSentinel.com) – Jeff Day may be out at News 13, but former fellow meteorologist Danny Treanor  says that his contributions to the cable news channel should not be forgotten.

Day said that he learned Friday that his contract had been terminated after more than 17 years at News 13. Treanor underscored just how important Day was to the operation.

“The success of News 13 is around the ‘Weather on the Ones’ concept,” Treanor said. “People could get weather every 10 minutes, and Jeff was the face of that information. The staff has grown to have five weather people, and the leader of the team was Jeff Day. He deserves a statue in the hallway. For 10 years he got up in the middle of the night to go to work to make sure Central Florida had the weather information they needed to face the day.”….Cont….

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11 2014

Danny Treanor to freelance at WKMG…

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) – You haven’t seen the last of veteran meteorologist Danny Treanor.

He soon will start freelancing for WKMG-Channel 6, the station announced Thursday. WKMG viewers will see Treanor for the first time on June 2, when he fills in for chief meteorologist Tom Sorrells at 5, 6, 7 and 11 p.m.

Treanor retired in October from News 13 after 10 years with the cable news channel. He has been in the market since 1978. He worked for WFTV-Channel 9 for 18 years….Cont….

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05 2014

Danny Treanor retires after 35 years on Orlando TV…

Meteorologist Danny Treanor anchored his final weather cast at noon today on cable-only News 13. The veteran Orlando TV personality joined News 13 10 years ago, starting on the weekend shift. Treanor first started in Orlando across the street at WFTV, in 1978.

Click here for video from Danny Treanor’s final newscast and tributes from fellow WFTV and current News 13 anchor Marla Weech.

Read more from the Orlando Sentinel as Danny Talks alcoholism and the past…

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We here at Florida News Center are planning to be Danny Treanor for Halloween! Remember this gem from 2009? – Be Danny Treanor for Halloween!

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10 2013

Comings and goings at News 13 Wx…

(edited from OrlandoSentinel.com) – Peter Caggiano (right #1) has left Orlando’s cable-only News 13 after nearly five years, Tim Geraghty, senior director of news, said Thursday. Caggiano’s last day was Sunday.

Mallory Nicholls (right #2) will be moving into his slot, and she will debut on the air in the next few days, Geraghty said. She joined the cable news channel a month ago from WPDE in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

As Florida News Center previously reported, Maureen McCann debuted in the late morning Wednesday. She came from KMGH, the ABC affiliate in Denver.

Danny Treanor introduced McCann, because she will be taking his spot. Treanor is retiring later this month….Cont….

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10 2013

Danny Treanor to retire, Maureen McCann to News 13…

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) – News 13 has hired the replacement for meteorologist Danny Treanor (right #1), a local TV legend who will retire in late October.

Maureen McCann (right#2) will join News 13 in September from KMGH, the ABC affiliate in Denver.

News director Tim Geraghty said the planning continues for Treanor’s sendoff. “We’ll make a big deal of Danny’s departure,” he said. “We’re going to give Danny an appropriate sendoff for the years he’s spent in the market.”….Cont….

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In honor of Danny Treanor’s October retirement, yours truly here at Florida News Center would be honored to be Mr. Treanor for Halloween. Remember this gem from 2009 – the Danny Treanor Halloween mask?  Be Danny Treanor for Halloween”

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08 2013