In fact, do you know why New York City is called the Big Apple? Find out here, in one of Halley’s recent episodes of Local Now Explains.
“I love learning more about New York City through my research for Local Now Explains. These segments provide lighthearted journalism and fun facts about the city that even the most hardcore New Yorker might not know. It’s such a fun project,” explains O’Brien, who serves as a writer, producer and host of the series.
Halley and Local Now’s diverse team of passionate foodies will also scour the city to find the best bites in Food & Booze, a short-form series guaranteed to make you hungry and help you find your next great meal.
“Local Now is the premier local streaming news service in the market today,” said George Callard, president, The Weather Channel television network.
Powered by The Weather Channel television network and content partners, Local Now delivers real-time, localized information about current events, weather, lifestyle, sports, business, and traffic to hundreds of markets across the U.S.
“Local Now is supported by a one-of-a-kind technology stack that allows our internal teams to deliver highly-custom locally-relevant content to our users which is unmatched by any other content provider in the market,” said Jeremy Jones, head of product and innovation, Local Now.
Halley began working with the platform in 2017, when she created episodes around Denver’s must-try food and booze scene. Halley has also been a regular outdoor adventure contributor to The Weather Channel since 2012.
Local Now is streaming content specific to major metropolitan areas such as Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, Nashville, New York City, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Raleigh, San Antonio, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa and Washington DC. Recently, Local Now re-launched on Sling TV, which is one of the largest platforms for Local Now consumption in the market.
Catch all that Local Now has to offer in your city at: www.localnow.com.