This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Verizon Wireless And WXTV Univision 41 Remind Viewers To Vote For Their Favorite Top 10 Amigos Del Tiempo Contestants

NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless, operator of America's largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network and WXTV Univision 41, the New York area's leading television station regardless of language, announced today that the deadline for viewers to vote for their favorite Top 10 Amigos del Tiempo (Weather Friends) contestants is today, January 8, 2013.  Viewers can vote for their favorite contestants by going to This unique contest offers participants the opportunity of a lifetime – reporting the weather twice a week for six months during the "Noticias Univision 41" newscast airing at 11 p.m.

"We are excited to bring the Amigos del Tiempo contest to the next level and wish all of the finalists the best of luck! Verizon Wireless is proud to provide Amigos del Tiempo contestants the opportunity to learn about the power of our 4G LTE network and the benefits of 4G LTE-enabled tablets," said Pat Devlin, President New York Metro Region for Verizon Wireless. "We encourage all of our customers to take advantage of the FREE wireless workshops that we offer in select stores throughout the New York metro region so that they can empower themselves and their family with this innovative technology."

"We are thrilled to partner with Verizon Wireless to offer this exciting opportunity to our viewers," said Ramon Pineda, senior vice president and general manager, WXTV Univision 41. "Through Amigos del Tiempo , we'll be providing aspiring Hispanic journalists the tools they need to follow their dreams."

"Verizon Wireless is proud to join Univision 41 to present the Amigos del Tiempo contest. With Amigos del Tiempo , we hope to encourage and support the bold aspirations of young Latinos throughout the New York metropolitan area by empowering them with Verizon's 4G LTE network and tablets," said Fernando Molinar, Associate Director of Northeast Multicultural Marketing at Verizon Wireless.

Each of the Top 10 winners will receive a new 4G LTE tablet from Verizon and a Verizon Wireless gift card which can be used to purchase up to six months of free prepaid service. Winners may use their tablets to record and submit their weather reports on a weekly basis to "Noticias Univision 41."

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 18,034.93 +208.63 1.17%
S&P 500 2,100.40 +19.22 0.92%
NASDAQ 4,994.6020 +62.7870 1.27%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs