Robert Sachs is rejoining Continental Consulting, the Boston-based consulting firm he co-founded in ’98 with Rob Stengel, former svp, programming for Continental Cablevision. Sachs bid good-bye Mon not only to his job as NCTA chief but like Decker Anstrom before him, also to his cable tchotchkeys. NCTA staff bid on some of Sachs’s cable goodies, raising $6K for Cable Positive. Big-ticket items included bottles of wine that fetched more than $100. (We hear cable theft head Nilda Gumbs may want to start moonlighting as an auctioneer.) A staff reception to bid goodbye to Sachs followed. Former dep sec of Energy Kyle McSlarrow takes the reins at NCTA today.

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FX ordered limited thriller series “Class of ’09,” which will be available exclusively on FX on Hulu. — FS1 will air an exhibition game between two 14u baseball teams from NYC and Chicago. “A Dream Fulfilled” will take place on the corn-stalk field next to the Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa, on Aug 11. […]

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