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

FRN:
0018265660
File Number:
0000010378
Submit Date:
04/11/2016
Call Sign:
WMBQ-CD
Facility ID:
14322
City:
NEW YORK
State:
NY
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/11/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2016

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? No

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

WMBQ-CA STATION, LLC

Doing Business As: WMBQ-CA STATION, LLC

2520 N.W. 97TH AVENUE

SUITE 220

DORAL, FL 33172

United States

+1 (305) 863-5731

feldman@fhhlaw.com

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Louis R. du Treil , Jr. .

du Treil, Lundin, & Rackley, Inc.

201 Fletcher Ave

Sarasota, FL 34237

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004

bobjr@dlr.com

Technical Representative

Paul Feldman , Esq. .

Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, PLC

1300 North 17th Street

11th Floor

Arlington, VA 22209

United States

+1 (703) 812-0400

feldman@fhhlaw.com

Legal Representative

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.wmbq46.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 336.0
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: 7.0
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(8)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 8) Response
Program Title Lighthouse Adventures (46.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thurs 12:30 pm, Tues 5:30 pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Lighthouse Adventures helps children build cognitive and social skills while educating them on the importance of protecting the environment.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 8) Response
Program Title Parker's Puzzle (46.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wed at 5:30pm, Tues & Fri at 12:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Total times aired 39
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. Parker's Puzzle aids in challenging the social, cognitive and intellectual needs of children preparing for their teen years while strengthening and encouraging families by sharing positive Christian values.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 8) Response
Program Title NASA Connect (46.3)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 7:00am, 7:30am and 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Total times aired 78
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 12 years to 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA Connect is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of mathematics-focused, instructional programs. Programs in the series establish a connection between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used everyday by NASA researchers. These programs can range anywhere from exploring why a hurricane can develop, to information concerning health and nutrition, or exploring Mars. Each NASA Connect Segment directs students to a web activity where they can obtain answers to question about each program.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 8) Response
Program Title The Creation Case (46.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon 5:30 pm, Wed 12:30 pm, Thurs at 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Total times aired 39
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. The Creation Case is a kids program that explores the scientific concepts from a creationism perspective.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 8) Response
Program Title Underwater World (46.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 9:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. UNDERWATER WORLD is intended to educate and inspire our young children to explore the waters and respect this highly fragile eco-system in a fun and exciting manner.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 8) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey (46.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 10:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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. ADVENTURES IN ODYSSEY presents exciting entertainment that brings moral and Biblical principles to life. Set in the small town of Odyssey, the stories range from comedy to suspense, from romance to mystery. The show's memorable, fun characters and situations are designed to ignite the imaginations of tweens - while captivating the attention of the entire family. The cartoon program is produced by Focus on the Family.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 8) Response
Program Title Kid Fitness (46.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 3 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. KID FITNESS is a fun, entertaining and educational series designed to encourage kids to think about exercise and healthy eating habits at an early age. The upbeat series, geared to children ages three to eight, motivates young viewers to exercise along with host Kid Fitness and his friends.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 8) Response
Program Title Real Life 101 (46.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Total times aired 26
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
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 LIFE 101, goal is to teach teens and young adults, who might be wondering what to do with their lives. It introduces viewers to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers, and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers, and special effects directors, the program covers them all in a weekly half-hour of fun and entertainment. Rated High for Educational Content by the Annenberg Policy Center.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Non-Core Educational and Informational Programming (0)

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Sponsored Core Programming (0)

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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 Maria Martinez
Address 2520 N.W. 97th Avenue, Suite 220
City Doral
State FL
Zip 33172
Telephone Number (305) 863-5731
Email Address maria.martinez@primetimepartners.net
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.

Other Matters (8)

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Other Matters (1 of 8) Response
Program Title Parker's Puzzle (46.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tues & Fri 12:30 pm, Wed at 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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. Parker's Puzzle aids in challenging the social, cognitive and intellectual needs of children preparing for their teen years while strengthening and encouraging families by sharing positive Christian values.
Other Matters (2 of 8) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey (46.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday at 10am
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. ADVENTURES IN ODYSSEY presents exciting entertainment that brings moral and Biblical principles to life. Set in the small town of Odyssey, the stories range from comedy to suspense, from romance to mystery. The show's memorable, fun characters and situations are designed to ignite the imaginations of tweens - while captivating the attention of the entire family. The cartoon program is produced by Focus on the Family.
Other Matters (3 of 8) Response
Program Title The Creation Case (46.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Mon 5:30 pm, Wed 12:30 pm, Thurs at 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
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. The Creation Case is a kids program that explores scientific concepts from a creationism perspective.
Other Matters (4 of 8) Response
Program Title Lighthouse Adventures (46.2)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thurs 12:30 pm, Tues 5:30 pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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. Lighthouse Adventures helps children build cognitive and social skills while educating them on the importance of protecting the environment.
Other Matters (5 of 8) Response
Program Title Underwater World (46.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday at 9:00am
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. UNDERWATER WORLD is intended to educate and inspire our young children to explore the waters and respect this highly fragile eco-system in a fun and exciting manner.
Other Matters (6 of 8) Response
Program Title Kid Fitness (46.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday at 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 8 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. KID FITNESS is a fun, entertaining and educational series designed to encourage kids to think about exercise and healthy eating habits at an early age. The upbeat series, geared to children ages three to eight, motivates young viewers to exercise along with host Kid Fitness and his friends.
Other Matters (7 of 8) Response
Program Title Real Life 101 (46.1)
Origination Network
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday at 10:30am
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 LIFE 101's goal is to teach teens and young adults, who might be wondering what to do with their lives. It introduces viewers to real people doing real jobs. From doctors, lawyers, and veterinarians to career counselors, drug counselors, Lipizzaner stallion trainers, and special effects directors, the program covers them all in a weekly half-hour of fun and entertainment. Rated High for Educational Content by the Annenberg Policy Center.
Other Matters (8 of 8) Response
Program Title NASA Connect (46.3)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday and Sunday 7:00am, 7:30am and 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 78
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 12 years to 15 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. NASA Connect is an inquiry-based and standards-based, Emmy award-winning series of mathematics-focused, instructional programs. Programs in the series establish a connection between the mathematics, science, and technology concepts taught in the classroom to those used everyday by NASA researchers. These programs can range anywhere from exploring why a hurricane can develop, to information concerning health and nutrition, or exploring Mars. Each NASA Connect Segment directs students to a web activity where they can obtain answers to question about each program.

Certification

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Question Response

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.

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

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. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Maria Martinez

Controller


04/11/2016

Attachments

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