Cumulus Finally Closes On Ex-WMAL Tower Site Sale


WASHINGTON, D.C. — For cross country runners, it’s more than just a 75-acre field located on prime territory wear the I-270 Spur meets the Capital Beltway, just below well-traveled Democracy Blvd. and the long-popular Montgomery Mall in Bethesda, Md.

And, for radio industry nostalgia lore, it will forever be woven into the history of a Talk station associated with ABC for many years and today a part of Cumulus Media.

After a lengthy saga that has lasted nearly a decade, that valuable piece of property that had been home to the towers of WSBN-AM 630, serving the National Capital Region, has been sold to one of the nation’s biggest residential home builders.

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