WFAS (AM)

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WFAS
City of license White Plains, New York
Broadcast area New York City metropolitan area
Branding AM 1230 WFAS
Slogan Westchester's Legacy Radio Station
Frequency 1230 kHz
Format News/Talk with soft favorites
Power 1,000 watts
Class C
Callsign meaning W Frank A. Seitz
(father of founding owner)
Owner Cumulus Media
(Cumulus Licensing, LLC)
Sister stations WFAS-FM
Website www.wfasam.com

WFAS is an AM radio station in Westchester County, New York and vicinity broadcasting on 1230 kHz. The station switched from a classic adult contemporary format to News/Talk mixed with soft favorites in January 2012, and is owned by Cumulus Media.

WFAS is also the home for Iona College Men's Basketball. Gary Stanley and Ed Ingles call all the action for the Gaels who compete in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC). In the late nights and weekend evenings, catholic talk programming is leased to Radio Maria New York from its English language studio.

The morning show is hosted by Orlando. The Lisa Wexler Show airs weekday afternoons.

The call letters stand for businessman Frank A. Seitz, and is broadcast from the White Plains Roger Smith Hotel.

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Coordinates: 41°01′32″N 73°49′39″W / 41.02556°N 73.82750°W / 41.02556; -73.82750