Weekdays 5AM - 6AM
Start the morning with a unique take on the first stories of the day - with This Morning: America's First News every weekday morning from 5 to 6am. We'll go beyond the headines with in-depth reporting, interviews and a lively mix of information, humor and analysis.
If you hear only one news broadcast today - make it This Morning: America's First News with Gordon Deal on WEZS 1350!
Host Gordon Deal developed his distinctive on-air reporting style at New York City news powerhouses WINS and WCBS. Gordon also served as New York bureau chief for Metro Networks, with his news reports airing on both WOR and WABC.
A life-long sports enthusiast, Gordon also finds time to work as a public address announcer at Madison Square Garden for the New York Knicks. Gordon is a gratuate of Rutgers University, and lives in central New Jersey with his wife Kelly and their two children.
News anchor Jennifer Kushinka has over 20 years experience as a radio news journalist. Among her prior credits is a nine-year stint as morning anchor for the Wall Street Journal Radio Network. Jennifer was also a sports reporter for a dozen years, with experience including color commentary for the nationally-ranked Rutgers University women's basketball team. Jennifer is a graduate of Penn State University.