WBEZ | Dave Fogel http://www.wbez.org/tags/dave-fogel Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Chicago comeback for Dave Fogel on oldies station http://www.wbez.org/feder/2010/02/chicago-comeback-for-dave-fogel-on-oldies-station/13680 <p><div style="margin-right: 15px; float: left; text-align: center;"><img alt="Dave Fogel " src="/sites/default/files/archives/blogs//dave.jpg" style="border: 1px solid black; margin: 1px 5px; width: 170px; height: 230px;" class="size-full wp-image-13684" /><p>Dave Fogel</p></div><p>Dave Fogel, who hosted afternoons in Chicago for more than seven years, is returning to become morning personality at &quot;True Oldies&quot; WLS-FM (94.7). Starting March 1, he'll replace Brant Miller, who <a href="http://www.radio-info.com/sections/2-breaking-news/news_items/8053-chicagos-true-oldies-wls-fm-cuts-brant-miller-from-mornings">signed off</a> from the Citadel Broadcasting station Jan. 5. </p><p>Handling news, traffic and weather duties on Fogel's show (airing from 6 to 10 a.m. weekdays) will be Maura Myles, who'll segue from <a href="http://wlsam.com/Article.asp?id=340901&amp;spid=6789">news/talk sister station</a> WLS-AM (890). Myles is currently on maternity leave. </p><p>Fogel, who most recently has been <a href="http://www.star102.com/Dave-Fogel/4693125">hosting mornings</a> at KCKC-FM in Kansas City, was a mainstay of Bonneville International hot adult-contemporary WTMX-FM (101.9) from 1997 to 2004. Before that, he briefly worked at classic rock WLUP-FM (97.9), then under Bonneville ownership. </p><p>In confirming Fogel's appointment Monday, Michael LaCrosse, operations director of WLS-FM, said:<!--break--></p><blockquote>&quot;I think he's the right guy for this. He's got a great personality, he's a solid air talent, and I think he's really going to be able to make a connection with the listeners.&quot;</blockquote><p>At WLS-FM, Fogel joins a lineup that includes Scott Shannon in middays, Greg Brown in afternoons, and Dick Biondi in evenings. &quot;I'm looking forward to returning home to help Chicago wake up with lots of music each and every morning,&quot; Fogel said in a statement. &quot;It's going to be a lot of fun, and I can't wait to get started.&quot; </p><p>The latest Arbitron survey shows WLS-FM tied for 11th&sbquo;&nbsp;place in mornings with a 2.8 percent audience share.</p></p> Mon, 01 Feb 2010 14:58:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/feder/2010/02/chicago-comeback-for-dave-fogel-on-oldies-station/13680