Jessica Aguirre leaving KGO ABC7

KGO ABC7 anchor Jessica Aguirre is moving on, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences newsletter reports. It says both Aguirre and KGO declined to discuss the move, but Aguirre had been open about the station notifying her some weeks ago that it would not renew her contract when it expired at the end of the year. In March, when word leaked out that her future at the station was in limbo, the Oakland-based Centro Legal de la Raza

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Group petitions KGO-TV to keep Aguirre

Sources tell the Contra Costa Times’ TV writer Chuck Barney that KGO ABC7 doesn’t plan to renew the contract of Jessica Aguirre when it expires at the end of the year — and an Hispanic organization has launched an online petition drive urging the station to keep the veteran anchor. “Jessica Aguirre has a track record of commitment to the Latino community and now it is time we show our commitment to her,” states the petition by the Oakland-based Centro

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