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Brennan was born and raised in Seattle, graduated from the Edward R. Murrow School
of Communication at Washington State University, and began his professional radio
career in February of 1991 at KONP-AM in Port Angeles, Washington.
There, he served as news director (of a staff of one, himself) and host of the
morning news program. In 1993, Brennan moved onto KIRO-AM, the CBS affiliate in
Seattle, where for nearly seven years he was an editor, reporter and anchor.
In 2000, he took a job at WTOP as reporter and anchor, and that's where he has been
ever since (with the exception of a brief return to Seattle in 2005). In 2007,
Brennan added to his duties news reader on "The Tony Kornheiser Show" on Talk Radio
He is a two-time winner of the national Edward R. Murrow Award, and winner of the
National Headliner Grand Award, for broadcast journalism excellence.
Brennan and his wife, Ann, live in the District.
You can email Brennan at firstname.lastname@example.org or follow him on Twitter.
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A new local brewery will have one of its beers sold exclusively at Nationals Park this baseball season.
Friday - 04/04/2014, 12:00pm EDT
'Tis the season to be jolly. Or, maybe not, according to a Consumer Reports holiday poll.
Monday - 12/23/2013, 05:38am EST
A growing number of people are taking action by "cutting the cord," or making the leap from cable and satellite TV to Internet-only entertainment.
Wednesday - 12/04/2013, 02:23pm EST
The ice skating rink at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden is now open to skaters for the winter season.
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Even though the sequel "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" won't be out until Dec. 20, you can get your jazz-flute fix downtown starting Thursday when the Newseum opens "Anchorman: The Exhibit."
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You might be too old for trick-or-treating, but look out: This Thursday night, someone could target your sweet ride.
Monday - 10/28/2013, 07:35am EDT
The 55th annual Washington International Horse Show is under way at the Verizon Center this week.
Thursday - 10/24/2013, 11:12pm EDT
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Thursday - 10/24/2013, 04:41am EDT
A famed D.C. music club may need to make more room on the shelf for
trophies after its nomination for a national award.
Wednesday - 10/23/2013, 08:52am EDT
Montgomery County is trying to make itself more appealing to a younger generation. And a task forced charged with targeting millennials has finalized its proposals.
Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 04:23pm EDT
His name is Frank, short for Frankenstein of course, and although he doesn't run, jump or fight, Frank does sport bionic body parts and implantable synthetic organs. And he's on display at the National Air and Space Museum this fall.
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Over the years, the D.C. area has seen peace summits and nuclear
arms summits, but the summit planned in the District Thursday night might make you
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Local breweries head to Denver to compete, learn and hobnob with the rock stars of craft brewing.
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