Ted Long | Ted & Amy in the Morning | Weekday Mornings 5:30 – 10 AM
Ted is a local boy having grown up in Marcellus, NY (35 minutes from EVERYWHERE) and has been in radio for 42 years, 34 of which he has spent waking up Central New York with Amy Robbins.
“Ted and Amy” were recognized for eighteen years by the Syracuse New Times Readers Poll as “Best Local Radio Personalities”. They are also recipients of the Living and Giving Award from JDRF, the International Toastmasters Communication and Leadership award, the Community Service Award from Advocates of Upstate Medical University, the Corporate Angel Award from the Mental Health Association, the Honorary Big Brothers Big Sisters Award from the CNY chapter, the 2010 recipients of the Post Standard Community Achievement Award, the 2019 Jill Jorolemon Legacy of Commitment Award from the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and the 2020 United Way Achievements in Caring Award.
They took over as the “Official Voices of the New York State Fair” in 2011 and in 2017 became the emcees for the annual St. Patrick’s Parade in Downtown Syracuse. They were inducted into the New York State Broadcaster’s Hall of Fame in 2019.
Ted recently lost his wife of 21 years, Bobbie, to liver disease.
The father of three lives in Baldwinsville (15 to 20 minutes from EVERYWHERE) and has three kids – Taylor, Harry and Ashle – are all out on their own!
Ted enjoys playing the guitar, Texas Hold ‘Em, and putting things in parentheses (EVERYWHERE).
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