“I Do” For WFSB Rayner, Better Hours For NBC CT Hanrahan

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raynerThere is good news and more good news in the harahanworld of Hartford area television these days.

Top of the list, well-known NBC CT meteorologist Ryan Hanrahan has snagged a prime time gig with the station, according to his Facebook post.

“After 8 1/2 years of working weekends at NBC I’m moving Monday through Friday starting next week. I’ll be doing the 11am and the 5pm shows. I can’t wait to geek out about weather 5 days a week now.”

Replacing him on weekend evenings is Monica Cryan.

Also over at the West-Hartford based NBC CT, Tara Joyce has joined the station as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor. The UConn grad already knows the lay of the land since she once work as an intern there before heading out to WFRV-TV in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

And it’s newlywed bliss time over at WFSB where morning reporter Kate Rayner is now a Mrs.

Rayner married John Bernard Leary III on June 13. Doing the officiating was another well-known name, J. Paul Vance Jr.

The nuptials were held at Wesleyan Hills in Middletown and the honeymoon in Mexico.


erinconnollyAnd WFSB has also added a reporter. Erin Connolly began her new job there Monday.

Prior to joining WFSB, Erin worked as an anchor/reporter at YNN in Albany, New York.

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