You'll find it in The Finger Lakes Region of west/central New York State, encompasses 14 counties with 11 lakes, ranging in size from 11 to 40 miles with more than 650 miles of shoreline.The Finger Lakes Region is located between the triangle cities of Rochester, Syracuse and the Corning/Elmira area, the region is bordered by the Pennsylvania border to the south and Lake Ontario to the north. The New York Visitors Network is a guide for tourism, travel, vacations, lodging, (NY bed and breakfasts, NY campgrounds, NY hotels, etc.), attractions, and more, organized by topic, region, towns, counties and geography in NEW YORK, the Empire State.The station is owned by the Nexstar Media Group, as part of a duopoly with CW affiliate WNLO (channel 23).
The private Mekeel Christian Academy occupies the former Scotia High School building in the village.
Local residents may enjoy pastimes at all seasons in Collins Park and nearby Freedom Park.
Accordingly, channel 4 originally signed on as an NBC television affiliate, and with it aired The Howdy Doody Show, a show hosted by local native Bob Smith, who had spent the past few years at WBEN radio before departing for national television.
WBEN-TV picked up CBS programming in January 1949, and has remained with that network ever since.
As the only station in Buffalo for its first several years, channel 4 also carried secondary affiliations with ABC and Du Mont.
It lost NBC when WGR-TV (channel 2, now WGRZ) signed on in August 1954, and ABC to WGR-TV when NBC moved its programs to newly purchased WBUF-TV (channel 17, now WNED-TV) in 1956.
In 2015, the estimated median income for a household in the village was ,607, and the median income for a family was ,182.
Males had a median income of ,364 versus ,603 for females. An estimated 4.0% of families and 6.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.9% of those under age 18 and 6.0% of those age 5.6% or over.
The station was originally owned by the Butler family, along with the Buffalo Evening News and WBEN radio (930 AM and 106.5 FM, now WTSS at 102.5).