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By Jon Lafayette Allen Media Group now owns 25 TV stations in 19 markets Byron Allen’s media empire continued to expand as Allen Media Group LLC competed its $380 million acquisition of 10 stations from Gray Television. Allen vowed to spend $10 billion buying stations to create one of that largest...

By Jon Lafayette Service now features 345 free channels Byron Allen’s free streaming platform Local Now reached an agreement to add Ski TV to the lineup of channels it carries. Sky TV is an alpine lifestyle and ski/snowboard culture channel based in Amsterdam. "Local Now is on a mission...

[embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jHofP0n8f9A&t=17s[/embed] By Tim Baysinger TheGrill Focus on Streaming: TV personality and Allen Media Group founder Byron Allen says content is the new gas and oil Byron Allen can see a straight line from the current streaming era to the industrial revolution more than 100 years ago. “What fueled that...

By Brian Steinberg The company behind cable’s ubiquitous Weather Channel outlined plans to launch a new subscription-video service in the fourth quarter that will also serve up news and entertainment content from other sources. Allen Media Group, the company backed by entrepreneur Byron Allen that operates The Weather Channel, said the...

Channels join free streaming service By Jon Lafayette Local Now, the free, ad-supported streaming service from Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group, said it added Demand Africa, QVC, HSN and several networks from Quincy Jones’ Qwest TV to its channel lineup. “We’re proud to continue the mission of our...

[embed]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTbq6Em7Umo[/embed] See Byron receive the 2021 Founder's Award from 49:15-52:40 The H.U.F. (Honoring Unsung Fathers) Awards is a special Father’s Day annual event, created and hosted by Judge Mablean Ephriam. Judge Mablean believes in the sanctity of marriage and parenthood. Issues surrounding family, especially the presence of a...