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Since 1955, the VAB has helped promote over-the-air broadcasting in Vermont by protecting and assisting our member stations.  Our services include: Regulatory Assistance and Advocacy We stay in contact with our delegation in Washington and with the FCC to protect…

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VAB Banquet Info

The 2015 VAB Hall of Fame Banquet is SOLD OUT Thanks to everyone who has registered for the banquet, which will take place Saturday, December 5 at the Hilton Burlington. Hall of Fame honorees this year include VOX AM/FM owner…

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VAB Hall of Fame

The ultimate honor for Vermont broadcasters, the VAB Hall of Fame honors those men and women who have demonstrated excellence throughout their careers, have enhanced the broadcasting industry and have contributed to the betterment of their communities.  Scroll down for…


Norman C. Pickering, Who Refined the Record Player, Dies at 99

Mr. Pickering, an engineer and musician, devised the Pickering pickup, a lightweight mechanism that reduced sound distortion and made records last longer. Source: Norman C. Pickering, Who Refined the Record Player, Dies at 99

Mel Blanc in the Old Time Spotlight

A new look at “old time” radio – Network Radio’s Golden Age, 1932-1953 – told in text and sound. Source: Jim Ramsburg’s GOld Time Radio

Rosenworcel: Strengthen Security With FM Chips

Source: Rosenworcel: Strengthen Security With FM Chips

2015 Political Broadcasting Webinar – FREE for VAB Stations

Presented by the Vermont Association of Broadcasters in conjunction with the Michigan Association of Broadcasters. Panelists: Bobby Baker, Federal Communications Commission David Oxenford, Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP Thursday, December 17 – 2pm-4pm It’s that time again! Time to start making…

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New VAB Scholarship Opportunity!

Thanks to the generosity of our member stations and their support of our NCSA program, the VAB has been able to provide nearly a million dollars in college scholarships to students who pursue broadcasting and communications majors.  We’re proud of…

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Joe Tymecki named winner of 2015 Snyder-Teffner Award

The Vermont Association of Broadcasters has announced that radio and television engineer Joe Tymecki will receive the Snyder-Teffner Award at the VAB’s December 5 Hall of Fame Banquet in Burlington. The award, named in honor of longtime Hall Communications engineer…

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