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CHRS Auction Success & KPEN is 2015 Legendary Station

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CHRS RAISES $13,000! AT  AUCTION & ELECTRONICS FLEA MARKET Thank you to all who helped prepare and to all who attended and supported CHRS at our event March 7th. It really paid off. After a few expenses CHRS netted over $13,000! Not bad far a day’s work. We don’t know of many non profit groups who […]

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2014 CHRS Wrap Up – President’s Message

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  CHRS HOLIDAY SOCIAL & MEETING WRAP UP….. or CHRS VOLUNTEERS ROCK! Our first Holiday Social / General Meeting at Radio Central was quite successful. We improvised and held our events in the largest spaces we have available in the building at this time, the shop and next door future archive room. Keeping it simple; […]

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CHRS and Radio Central News & Information

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Since our official ownership date of April 23rd, a lot has happened at CHRS Radio Central. Check out this progress: A new sewer lateral was installed. Asbestos was removed from the great telephone / church room. The roof was repaired. Sumps cleaned, pumps tested and operational. All locks re-keyed. Old interior walls from church and school […]

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Radio Day By The Bay 2014 – LIVE! In Alameda… A Huge Success!

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Thank You – You made this event a success:  See the Photo record of Radio Day This year’s Radio Day By The Bay presented many challenges and obstacles to overcome. A new location in a residential neighborhood, a building stacked full of 1500 boxes and thousands of artifacts, and very little time to prepare. But, […]

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CHRS ‘RADIO CENTRAL’ ERA BEGINS

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On April 23rd 2014 CHRS took possession of this historic building.  2152 Central Avenue in Alameda CA, will be known as CHRS ‘Radio Central’ and is now the Permanent home of the California Historical Radio Society and its’ programs, the Bay Area Radio Hall Of Fame and the Society Of Wireless Pioneers. CURRENT TOTAL BUILDING FUND DONATIONS: $1,053,700!  We now […]

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Over $1 Million Raised By CHRS! Fund Drive Continues For ‘Radio Central’

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TODAY’S CASH TOTAL BUILDING FUND DONATIONS = $1,042,900! As of 4/15/2014 our Fund now stands at 435 donations  –  We have until April 23rd to be fully funded. WE ARE NOT DONE! –  CHRS has done something that most non-profits only dream about. We have raised enough money to buy a permanent home. But, we can not let up. A big push […]

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Radio Day By The Bay: LIVE! July 26, 2014, Alameda

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We have moved to Radio Central in Alameda CA, and we are building our new facility. RADIO DAY BY THE BAY will continue this year at 2 locations on Central Ave. in Alameda. Flea Market all day at Radio Central, 2152 Central Ave, Auction and entertainment at Kofman Auditorium, a block away at Alameda High School. CLICK […]

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New Electrical Transcription Disc Download Available

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Our next download is now available at the Electrical Transcription Disc Project. It is a show that is an improvement over the encoding in current circulation, so we hope it will be a nice addition to your collections. You’ll find it at this link, or just click on the “History” portion of the blue ribbon […]

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First Electrical Transcription Disc Download Now Available

Our first download is now available at the Electrical Transcription Disc Project! It is a show that doesn’t appear to be available in an encoded format, so we hope it will be a nice addition to your collections. You’ll find it at this link, or just click on the “History” portion of the blue ribbon […]

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CHRS News You Can Use

VOLUNTEER DAY at KRE – Saturday, May 12th, 9 AM. Come on by. It’s Fun! De FOREST BOOK and BAY AREA RADIO BOOKS Available – Be sure to pick up your copies of Mike Adams’ new book, “Lee De Forest: King of Radio, TV and Film”, for $25 and John Schneider’s and CHRS’ new book, […]

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