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January 2015
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Children's Television Programming Report

FRN:
0003746450
File Number:
CPR-163472
Submit Date:
01/08/2015
Call Sign:
WMBC-TV
Facility ID:
43952
City:
NEWTON
State:
NJ
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/08/2015
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth Quarter of 2014

General Information

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Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

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Contact Representatives (0)

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Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA New York
Web Home Page Address www.wmbctv.com

Digital Core Programming

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Question Response
State the average number of hours of Core Programming per week broadcast by the station on its main program stream 4.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 999.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 26.0
Does the Licensee provide information identifying each Core Program aired on its station, including an indication of the target child audience, to publishers of program guides as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.673? Yes
Does the Licensee certify that at least 50% of the Core Programming counted toward meeting the additional programming guideline (applied to free video programming aired on other than the main Yes No program stream) did not consist of program episodes that had already aired within the previous seven days either on the station's main program stream or on another of the station's free digital program streams? Yes

Digital Core Programs(37)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 37) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 1:30pm / 63.2 - 8:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Real kids doing real science. Series demonstrates practical applications of math and science with enjoyable, hands-on-projects, promoting critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 37) Response
Program Title The City that Forgot About Christmas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.1 - Saturday 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - "Sometimes I wish there wasn't a Christmas." Benji thinks the hustle and bustle of Christmas only makes people grouchy. But Grandfather tells him about a sad city that never celebrated Christmas - until one special year.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 37) Response
Program Title El club del arca (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday-Wednesday-Friday 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian puppets
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 37) Response
Program Title The Stableboy's Christmas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Saturday, 2pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - This award-winning dramatic special finds 10-year-old Tammy traveling back in time to the first Christmas in Bethlehem and witnessing the little stableboy's act of unselfish love when he gives the Christ child his pet lamb. Tammy then realizes how sharing presents with others is a way of sharing God's love at Christmas.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 37) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 7:00am / 63.2 - 4:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Kid explorers discover the wonders of the sea and its amazing creatures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 37) Response
Program Title Biz Kids - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 1:00pm / 63.2 6:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Show features teens learning about money and business as well as setting and achieving their financial goals.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 37) Response
Program Title The Story of Moses (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Friday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 2
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas special about the life of Moses from the Bible, informative and educational tool to help parents, caregivers, and educators instill positive spiritual values and character traits to those in their care.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 37) Response
Program Title Puzzle Club Christmas Mystery
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Saturday, 130pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - The case of a missing husband and father put three young sleuths on the trail of a "ghost" who's been stealing Christmas ornaments from the city square.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 37) Response
Program Title History of the Bible (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Friday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas special about the Bible, informative and educational tool to help parents, caregivers, and educators instill positive spiritual values and character traits to those in their care.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (10 of 37) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventures - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 8:00am / 63.2 - 5:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Program features different animal species from around the world and their interaction with the people committed to their care and preservation.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (11 of 37) Response
Program Title Little Shepherd
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.1 - Saturday, 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - Little Shepherd is a playful drama with an endearing message that will captivate the entire family. In the dark of night, the fields surrounding Bethlehem are alive with expectation. Wolves have been spotted and every shepherd is nervous -- including young Joel and his family. Yet what is about to happen is not expected at all! As Joel embarks upon the journey of becoming a shepherd, he is afraid of the dangers that lie ahead. But he is about to discover that he need not face these dangers alone. An unexpected surprise will lead to the revelation that God provides the answer for every fear. Little Shepherd is the timeless story of Christmas with a twist.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 37) Response
Program Title Children Showtime (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 - Monday - Friday 6:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children's show ultilizes children's songs, poems and Chinese folk stories to teach children mankind's traditional morality, sincerity, kindness, tolerance, braveness and ethical behavior. Music, paintings and puppets are used to enchance the recounting of stories.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

Digital Core Program (13 of 37) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 8:30am / 63.2 - 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Grandfatherly Mr. Whittaker runs an ice cream shop called Whit's End. Young friends come to Whit for advice. Program is exciting entertainment that brings moral and biblical principles to life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (14 of 37) Response
Program Title La Casa Voladora (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday-Wednesday-Friday 3:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 27
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Educational, entertainment, Christian
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (15 of 37) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday thru Friday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 6
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Grandfatherly Mr. Whittaker runs an ice cream shop called Whit's End. Young friends come to Whit for advice. Program is exciting entertainment that brings moral and biblical principles to life.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 37) Response
Program Title In Chinese (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.3 - Monday thru Friday 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Daily language program with a focus on strengthening older children's ability to learn and use useful Chinese words and sentences. It's both educational and entertaining with its variety of short acts and charming teacher.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

Digital Core Program (17 of 37) Response
Program Title Eco Company - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 12:30pm / 63.2 - 6:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 11 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Eco explores all aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world. The team will report on the latest technologies in engery, recycling, conservation and organics and share stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (18 of 37) Response
Program Title Little Shepherd
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Saturday 230pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - Little Shepherd is a playful drama with an endearing message that will captivate the entire family. In the dark of night, the fields surrounding Bethlehem are alive with expectation. Wolves have been spotted and every shepherd is nervous -- including young Joel and his family. Yet what is about to happen is not expected at all! As Joel embarks upon the journey of becoming a shepherd, he is afraid of the dangers that lie ahead. But he is about to discover that he need not face these dangers alone. An unexpected surprise will lead to the revelation that God provides the answer for every fear. Little Shepherd is the timeless story of Christmas with a twist.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 37) Response
Program Title Super Libro (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.6 - Sat & Sun 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Animated children series transports two curious children and their robot who, after accidently discovering an antique book with magical power, find themselves transported back and caught up in their favorite Bible adventures.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (20 of 37) Response
Program Title Sesame Street (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.4 - M - F 4:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Led by its famously furry cast, the show addresses a wide spectrum of childrens's learning - ABC's and 123s, health, mutual understanding and more with an approach that is adaptable to local cultures and educational needs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

Digital Core Program (21 of 37) Response
Program Title The Stableboy's Christmas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.1 - Saturday, 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - This award-winning dramatic special finds 10-year-old Tammy traveling back in time to the first Christmas in Bethlehem and witnessing the little stableboy's act of unselfish love when he gives the Christ child his pet lamb. Tammy then realizes how sharing presents with others is a way of sharing God's love at Christmas.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (22 of 37) Response
Program Title Christmas Is
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.1 - Saturday 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - Journey back in time to the first Christmas with Benji and Waldo to rediscover the feeling and message of this significant day.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (23 of 37) Response
Program Title Red Boots for Christmas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Saturday 1pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - A lonely shoemaker in a German village, learns the true meaning of Christmas, when he is asked to make a special pair of boots.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (24 of 37) Response
Program Title Cybercutes (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.6 - Monday 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Joel and Sabina, two children are "cyber-transformed" by a planetary ray. This event has changed them forever, giving them special knowledge. Daily, they use their power to take kids on a journey uncovering the mysteries of science, technology and nature.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (25 of 37) Response
Program Title Puzzle Club Christmas Mystery
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.1 - Saturday, 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - The case of a missing husband and father put three young sleuths on the trail of a "ghost" who's been stealing Christmas ornaments from the city square.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (26 of 37) Response
Program Title Red Boots for Christmas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.1 - Saturday 9am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 1
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 6 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas special - A lonely shoemaker in a German village, learns the true meaning of Christmas, when he is asked to make a special pair of boots.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (27 of 37) Response
Program Title I Love You, Jesus
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Wednesday 7:00pm / Friday 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Quiet time program for kids. Through puppet animation, the program helps children to understand the bible more easily.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

Digital Core Program (28 of 37) Response
Program Title Christmas Is
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Saturday, 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - Journey back in time to the first Christmas with Benji and Waldo to rediscover the feeling and message of this significant day.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (29 of 37) Response
Program Title Think Big
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 2:00pm / 63.2 - 8:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. The series shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles, combining skill and creativity. The series also demonstrates real world applications for math, science and engineering.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (30 of 37) Response
Program Title We Are Children of God
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Saturday 1:50pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 10 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 7 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Bible teaching for children.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

Digital Core Program (31 of 37) Response
Program Title Aguas Vivas (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Tuesday & Thursday 3:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 25
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian, fantasy, historical
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (32 of 37) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration with Jarod Miller - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 7:30am / 63.2 - 4:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Follow Jarod Miller as he goes to the nearest and fartherest corners of the globe, as well as your local zoos, entertaining, informing and inspiring as he interacts with the animals in unexpected ways.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (33 of 37) Response
Program Title Tu Historia Preferida (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Tuesday & Thursday 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 33
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian, Puppets
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (34 of 37) Response
Program Title The City that Forgot About Christmas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Saturday 330pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 3
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christmas Special - "Sometimes I wish there wasn't a Christmas." Benji thinks the hustle and bustle of Christmas only makes people grouchy. But Grandfather tells him about a sad city that never celebrated Christmas - until one special year.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (35 of 37) Response
Program Title Sena
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Sunday - 4:30pm Monday - Friday 7:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 10 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Sena is a devotional magazine helping youths grow closer to God in their daily lives.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

Digital Core Program (36 of 37) Response
Program Title Children Showtime (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 - Sat & Sun 8am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children's show ultilizes children's songs, poems and Chinese folk stories to teach children mankind's traditional morality, sincerity, kindness, tolerance, braveness and ethical behavior. Music, paintings and puppets are used to enchance the recounting of stories.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

Digital Core Program (37 of 37) Response
Program Title Children's Worship Service
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Sunday 4:00pm / Monday & Thursday - 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Worship service for children. It provides children with what Jesus says.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? No

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Liaison Contact

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Question Response
Does the Licensee publicize the existence and location of the station's Children's Television Programming Reports (FCC 398) as required by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3526(e)(11)(iii)? Yes
Name of children's programming liaison Hansen Lau
Address 99 Clinton Road
City West Caldwell
State NJ
Zip 07006
Telephone Number 973-852-0300
Email Address HLau@wmbctv.com
Include any other comments or information you want the Commission to consider in evaluating your compliance with the Children's Television Act (or use this space for supplemental explanations). This may include information on any other noncore educational and informational programming that you aired this quarter or plan to air during the next quarter, or any existing or proposed non-broadcast efforts that will enhance the educational and informational value of such programming to children. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671, NOTES 2 and 3. "WMBC News" and "WMBC Hometown" daily and weekly shows, cover many issues pertaining to children. The programs are designed to be child friendly, non-violent, wholesome and informative. During the 4th Quarter of 2014, for example, WMBC aired such reports as: Newark Museum runs a campaign directed toward children on the benefits of eating healthy and staying active; Enterovirus 68 is reported to make its way to the NJ/NY area; high school football participation reportedly fell from 2008 to 2012 as cases of head injuries become more prevalent; reported cases of death on school grounds has drawn attention to cardiomyopathy; CDC says the popularity of e-cigarettes doubles the chances of smoking tobacco later in life; the American Academy of Pediatrics says high school students need 8.5 to 9.5 hrs of sleep each night; schools across the area are re-evaluating proper conduct in competitive play in the wake of reported hazing among players at Sayreville High; United Way collections include donations from rotary clubs in Wallkill Valley, Newton, Branchville and Vernon; NJ Standardized testing is changing; Hackettstown toy drive supports around 300 kids in need during the holiday season; in NJ there were 19,000 total reported incidents of violence, weapons, substance abuse, vandalism and bullying in the 2013-14 school year, down 9% from the previous year; Fantasy Flight at Newark Liberty Airport gives kids battling cancer and sickle cell disease a day filled with fun and fantasy; the NJ Apartment Associate hosts a children's holiday party; Paws 4 a Cause hosts a popular library program known as books and woofs; Paterson Housing Complex was built to house youths who are homeless or leaving foster care; two of the top teams in northern NJ squared off in a group 2 showdown, as Pascack Hills Cowboys traveled to West Caldwell to take on the James Caldwell Chiefs; LI football player collapsed after rising from a collision; at MSDA Volleyball Caldwell's Lady Lions defended their home court while Mount St. Dominic won their first and second games; in football action the Verona Hillbillies prevailed over the Butler Bulldogs; the James Caldwell Chiefs hosted the South Plainfield Tigers in best of 3 match; Ridge Red Devils meet the Hunterdon Central Red Devils; the Montclair Mounties face off against the Newton Braves; Vernon hockey coach Raymond Zimmerman speaks about the positive aspects of his team's performance. The station aired numerous public service announcements that encourage the well being of children, and provides educational studio tours to children in teh area. On 12/18/14 WMBC provided a station tour for local home school students. WMBC-TV does not permit any website promotions within the airing of Children's Programming.

Other Matters (21)

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Other Matters (1 of 21) Response
Program Title Think Big!
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 2:00pm / 63.2 - 8:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Kid inventors show their prowess at using their imagination as they attempt to make it big with their bright ideas.
Other Matters (2 of 21) Response
Program Title Children's Worship Service
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Sunday 4:00pm / Monday & Thursday - 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 36
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Worship service for children. It provides children with what Jesus says.
Other Matters (3 of 21) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventure - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 8:00am / 63.2 - 5:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Program features different animal species from around the world and their interaction with the people committed to their care and preservation.
Other Matters (4 of 21) Response
Program Title El club del arca (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday,Wednesday,Friday 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 44
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian - puppets
Other Matters (5 of 21) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 1:30pm / 63.2 - 8:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Real kids doing real science. Series demonstrates practical applications of math and science with enjoyable, hands-on-projects, promoting critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Other Matters (6 of 21) Response
Program Title Eco Company - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 63.1 - 12:30pm / 63.2 - 6:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Eco Company explores all aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world. The team will report on the latest technologies in engery, recycling, conservation and organics and share stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment.
Other Matters (7 of 21) Response
Program Title In Chinese (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.3 - M-F 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 9 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Daily language program with a focus on strengthening older children's ability to learn and use useful Chinese words and sentences. It's both educational and entertaining with its variety of short acts and charming teacher.
Other Matters (8 of 21) Response
Program Title La Casa Voladora (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday-Wednesday-Friday 3:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Educational, entertainment, Christian
Other Matters (9 of 21) Response
Program Title I Love You, Jesus
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Wednesday & Friday 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 30
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Quiet time program for kids. Through puppet animation, the program helps children to understand the bible more easily.
Other Matters (10 of 21) Response
Program Title Sena
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Sunday 4:30pm / M-F 7:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 79
Length of Program 10 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Sena is a devotional magazine helping youths grow closer to God in their daily lives.
Other Matters (11 of 21) Response
Program Title Children Showtime (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 - Saturday - Sunday 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 8
Length of Program 90 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children's show utilizes children's songs, poems and Chinese folk stories to teach children mankind's traditional morality, sincerity, kindness, tolerance, braveness and ethical behavior. Music, paintings and puppets are used to enhance the recounting of stories.
Other Matters (12 of 21) Response
Program Title Sesame Street (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.4 - M-F 4:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 66
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 2 years to 5 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Led by its famously furry cast, the show addresses a wide spectrum of childrens's learning - ABC's and 123s, health, mutual understanding and more with an approach that is adaptable to local cultures and educational needs.
Other Matters (13 of 21) Response
Program Title Children Showtime (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 - Mon - Fri 6pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children's show utilizes children's songs, poems and Chinese folk stories to teach children mankind's traditional morality, sincerity, kindness, tolerance, braveness and ethical behavior. Music, paintings and puppets are used to enhance the recounting of stories.
Other Matters (14 of 21) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration with Jarod Miller - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 7:30am / 63.2 - 4:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Follow Jarod Miller as he goes to the nearest and fartherest corners of the globe, as well as your local zoos, entertaining, informing and inspiring as he interacts with the animals in unexpected ways.
Other Matters (15 of 21) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 7:00am / 63.2 - 4:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Kid explorers discover the wonders of the sea and its amazing creatures.
Other Matters (16 of 21) Response
Program Title Biz Kids - different episode
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 1:00pm / 63.2 - 6:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Show features teens learning about money and business as well a setting and achieving their financial goals.
Other Matters (17 of 21) Response
Program Title We Are Children of God
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Tuesday 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Bible teaching for children.
Other Matters (18 of 21) Response
Program Title Aguas Vivas (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 Tuesday & Thursday 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 31
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian, fantasy, historical
Other Matters (19 of 21) Response
Program Title Cybercuates (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.6 - Monday 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Joel and Sabina, two children are "cyber-transformed" by a planetary ray. This event has changed them forever, giving them special knowledge. Daily, they use their power to take kids on a journey uncovering the mysteries of science, technology and nature.
Other Matters (20 of 21) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 63.1 - 8:30am / 63.2 - 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Grandfatherly Mr. Whittaker runs an ice cream shop called Whit's End. Young friends come to Whit for advice. Program is exciting entertainment that brings moral and biblical principles to life.
Other Matters (21 of 21) Response
Program Title Tu Historia Preferida (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Tuesday & Thursday 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian - puppets

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The undersigned certifies that he or she is (a) the party filing the Children's Television Programming, or an officer, director, member, partner, trustee, authorized employee, or other individual or duly elected or appointed official who is authorized to sign on behalf of the party filing the Children's Television Programming; or (b) an attorney qualified to practice before the Commission under 47 C.F.R. Section 1.23(a), who is authorized to represent the party filing the Children's Television Programming, and who further certifies that he or she has read the document; that to the best of his or her knowledge, information,and belief there is good ground to support it; and that it is not interposed for delay.

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Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments.
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Mountain Broadcasting Corporation


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