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

FRN:
0003746450
File Number:
0000012541
Submit Date:
07/08/2016
Call Sign:
WMBC-TV
Facility ID:
43952
City:
NEWTON
State:
NJ
Service:
Distributed Transmission System
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
07/08/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Second 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

MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION

Doing Business As: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION

JOON S. JOO

99 CLINTON ROAD

WEST CALDWELL, NJ 07006

United States

+1 (973) 852-0300

VICJOO@WMBCTV.COM

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

LOUIS R. DUTREIL , JR. .

CONSULTING ENGINEER

DUTREIL LUNDIN & RACKLEY INC.

201 FLETCHER AVE

SARASOTA, FL 34237

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004

BOBJR@DLR.COM

Technical Representative

ARTHUR H. HARDING , ESQ. .

OF COUNSEL

GARVEY SCHUBERT BARER

1000 Potomac Street NW

WASHINGTON, DC 20007

United States

+1 (202) 298-2528

aharding@gsblaw.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.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 4.5
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: 20.0
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(22)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 22) Response
Program Title Cybercutes (Spanish) - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.6 - Monday 8:30am
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 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 (2 of 22) 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 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. This 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 (3 of 22) Response
Program Title We Are Children of God - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Friday 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
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 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? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 22) Response
Program Title Veggie Tales
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 9:00am / 63.2 - 3:30pm
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 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Every week Bob the Tomato invites us to his house where he and the gang answer letters from kids and help them with their problems using their fun and sometimes wacky stories.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 22) Response
Program Title Tu Historia Preferida (Spanish) - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Tuesday & Thursday 3:30pm
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 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 for educating and entertaining children
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 22) 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 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. 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 (7 of 22) 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 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 kids doing real science. The series demonstrates practical applications of math and science with enjoyable, hands-on projects that promote 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 (8 of 22) 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 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 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 aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world. The team will report on the latest technologies used in developing energy, recycling, conservation and organics, and shares 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 (9 of 22) Response
Program Title La Casa Voladora (Spanish) - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday-Wednesday-Friday 3:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 15
Total times aired 15
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 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 (10 of 22) Response
Program Title Super Libro (Spanish) - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.6 - Sat & Sun 8am
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 60 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 (11 of 22) Response
Program Title I Love You, Jesus - different episodes
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 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 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? Yes

Digital Core Program (12 of 22) Response
Program Title Think Big - different episodes
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 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. The series shows children actively solving problems using scientific principles, while combining their 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 (13 of 22) 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 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. Grandfatherly Mr. Whittaker runs an ice cream shop called Whit's End. Young friends come to Whit for advice. The 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 22) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey (Spanish) - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday thru Friday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
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. Grandfatherly Mr. Whittaker runs an ice cream shop called Whit's End. Young friends come to Whit for advice. The 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 (15 of 22) Response
Program Title Children's Worship Service - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Sun 4pm / Mon & Thurs 7pm
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 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 shows children what Jesus says in the Bible.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (16 of 22) Response
Program Title Sport Science
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 3pm / 63.2 - 7pm
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 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 14 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In an unprecedented gathering of athletes, scientists, motion-capture animators and HD technology, Sport Science blows the lid off of the mysteries of sport, debunks the age-old myths and reveals the hidden secrets of superstar athletes like Drew Brees, Kobe Bryant, Jerry Rice, Kevin Love and many more professional athletes. Sport Science explores it all, the tricks of the trade, the facts and fiction and the myths and mayhem.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (17 of 22) Response
Program Title Biz Kids - different episodes - 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 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. 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 (18 of 22) Response
Program Title Children Showtime (Chinese) - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 - Monday - Friday 6:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
Total times aired 65
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 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 featuring 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.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (19 of 22) 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 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. Follow Jarod Miller as he goes to the nearest and farthest corners of the globe, as well as to local zoos, while he entertains, informs, inspires and 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 (20 of 22) Response
Program Title Children Showtime (Chinese) - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 - Sat & Sun 8am
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 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 features 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.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (21 of 22) Response
Program Title Amigoes Y Heroes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - S, M, W, F 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 37
Total times aired 37
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 6 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Friends and Heroes is an animated children's adventure based in ancient Egypt, Israel and Rome. The story follows two young friends, Macky and Portia, as they fight for justice against the Roman Empire. Each episode consists of two Bible Stories in which children can learn about characters from the Old and New Testament.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (22 of 22) Response
Program Title El club del arca (Spanish) - different episodes
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 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 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 for educating and entertaining children
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 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, nonviolent, wholesome and informative. During the second quarter of 2016, WMBC aired such reports as Newark schools release data showing lead levels above the federally recommended threshold at 8 facilities used by the city and charter schools; Livingston Lancers softball team have started the year 1-2 after falling to Mount Saint Dominic Academy and beating Bloomfield; NJ education officials are considering altering a state anti-bullying law that would allow principals to use their discretion on formal investigation of harassment, intimidation and bullying complaints; Newton, CT police say a school administrator contacted them after teacher Jason Adams walked inside the school with a gun; NJ child porn arrests include a teacher at John H. Winslow Elementary School in Vineland and a bus driver in the Sparta School district; NJ state legislators, education officials and advocates held a roundtable discussion on lead protection at schools in NJ; Pascack Valley Regional High is deciding whether to adopt a policy that would allow students to use restrooms and locker rooms based on their gender identity; In high school softball, James Caldwell Chiefs beat Columbia, West Orange and Verona by a combined total of 14 runs; In Essex Valley School, students in need learn core subjects as well as woodshop, cosmetology, automotive mechanics and music production; according to the Bergen County Sheriff's Department, police investigated possible threats at schools in Lodi, Ft. Lee, Midland Park, Garfield, Fair Lawn, Hasbrouck Heights and Elmwood Park; in hockey news, the NJ Devils welcomed the Bulldogs and two other teams in their second annual Special Hockey Day at the Prudential Center; Police are telling residents to remain vigilant after an alleged luring attempt in Bloomfield's Brookdale Park; the East Orange Jaguars Volleyball HS team is sitting firmly in 3rd place in their division; Jason Robinson, a 13-yr old wheelchair athlete, is the first in the state to compete against students his own age for the modified track and field team in Westmoreland; NJ State Education Comm David Hespe says he was assured by Pearson, the company that administers the test, that the co was taking steps to fix problems that have come to light; while the Bloomfield Bengals' baseball bats were alive, the pitching struggled, causing them to fall behind in the count against the Caldwell Chiefs; the Sister to Sister Prom Dress Shop in Newton is in its 9th yr and is the largest distributor of free gently used formal wear in NW NJ; Lenape Valley Regional HS collected a variety of food items to donate to the Newton based food pantry, which reportedly serves about a thousand people per week; a woman convicted of setting her newborn on fire and leaving her in the middle of a NJ street has been sentenced to 30 yrs in prison; over 6000 4th graders from 21 NJ counties participate in the 16th annual Partnership for a Drug-Free NJ Design a Fourth Grader Folder Contest; Jeiden Colon is embraced by family members and friends at the Secaucus Toys 'R Us store during a Transformer-themed party as part of World Wish Day; Hawthorne Ave Elementary School students observe Arbor Day 2016 by planting trees at the Hawthorne Hawks Healthy Harvest Farm; The Dept of Ed holds its first public hearing in an effort to obtain feedback from students, teachers and parents on a later start time for students; following a tragic incident of carbon monoxide poisoning in Linden, a child is listed in extremely critical condition at Newark Beth Israel after her brother was pronounced dead at Trinitas Hospital; A 17 yr old HS senior in NY is involved in an e-cigarette that blew up; the NJ State Board of Ed is considering a plan that would require students beginning with the class of 2021 to pass state exams in English and Algebra in order to graduate; in HS baseball, after a slow start to the regular season the Oratory Prep Rams are back in the thick of things; The All Stars Project of NJ reportedly helps thousands of children stay off the streets and out of trouble; the East Orange Jaguars Volleyball team are in prime position to qualify for the state tournament; In NYC Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and Brooklyn Borough Pres Ruben Diaz are calling for more funding for the city's Summer Youth Employment Program; A NY wheelchair athlete is paving the way for others with disabilities and making state history; Legislation that would expand pre-k programs to an additional 17 school districts in NJ gets discussed in Bayonne; Miss NJ Jessielyn Palumbo chats with young patients at St. Peter's hospital; about 10 percent of Monmouth's population can be characterized as reportedly having a disability, according to the latest Census figures; The number of guns and weapons making their way into NYC schools is on the rise, according to the NYPD statistics; Abigail Yashiro, a senior at Bergen Arts and Science Charter HS in Hackensack will represent NJ at the 54th annual Senate Youth Program; the parents of a NJ boy who was four when he fatally shot a six yr old neighbor are ordered to pay nearly $600k to the slain child's family; students from Hopatcong School District collect food for this year's Stuff the Bus Donation; children who are born hearing impaired are given the chance to advance their development, thanks to the Sound Start Babies Program based in Mountain Lakes; presented in the Art Gallery in Bldg C, this year's Sussex County Community College 25th Annual Fine Arts Student Exhibit features works created by students who are Fine Arts majors or who have taken courses in the Dept of Fine Arts; a winning record of 9-7 was not enough for an East Orange Volleyball team to qualify for the state tournament; Hackensack Univ Medical Center tells "The Record" newspaper it will not release any more information about the 31 yr old mother, reportedly stricken by the Zika virus, and her baby who was delivered premature by cesarean section; A miniature village with scaled down streets line with pretend storefronts teach children traffic rules; Dutchess County Senator Sue Serino says legislation she sponsored would require state health, education and environmental officials to collaborate on developing age appropriate materials to teach students how to prevent Lyme disease; nearly 85 students of Lincoln Tech Institute HUNCH (High School Students United with NASA to Create Hardware Program) were recently recognized for their contributions to hardware and space related equipment on the International Space Station; the Newark Chess Club hosts its 3rd annual "Believe in Newark, Amiri Baraka Memorial Chess Tournament"; Girl Scouts Troop 94686 gathers at the Russell Farms Comm Park to host a ribbon cutting celebration of the completed Monarch Butterfly Way Station; elected and educational leaders gather to hand out a thousand workbooks to Newark South Ward preschoolers; US Ed Secretary John King reminds a crowd in Clifton of the ripple effects of a pay gap; NY Gov Andrew Cuomo says enforcement sweeps will occur unannounced this summer at concerts and other places where young adults congregate; 9 yr old Karissa Mitchell was born without a right hand, but thanks to a 3D printer and students at Sienna College, she now has a "Frozen"-themed prosthetic arm; the Director of the National United Youth Council, Salaam Ismail, organizes a community focused summit at Ruth Fellowship Church; Newark Public Schools announce a new partnership with the College Board, in which they aim to improve college acceptance rates and scholarship opportunities. WMBC-TV's Mountain Views program, which airs on Saturdays, provides information and discussion on Sunday school programs, ministries for children and youth, Bible studies and other activities. The station aired numerous public service announcements that encourage the well being of children. The station provides educational studio tours to children in the area. WMBC-TV DOES NOT PERMIT ANY WEBSITE PROMOTIONS WITHIN THE AIRING OF CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMING. WMBC-TV PROHIBITS THE USE OF 'PROGRAM TALENT OR OTHER IDENTIFIABLE PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS TO DELIVER COMMERCIALS' DURING OR ADJACENT TO CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMING FEATURING THAT CHARACTER. WMBC-TV LIMITS THE AMOUNT OF COMMERCIAL MATTER THAT AIRS IN CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMING TO 10.5 MINS PER HOUR ON WEEKENDS AND 12 MINS PER HOUR ON WEEKDAYS. THE COMMERCIAL TIME AND WEBSITE PROMOTION LIMITS ARE DURING PROGRAMMING AIRED PRIMARILY FOR AN AUDIENCE OF CHILDREN 12 YRS OLD AND YOUNGER.

Other Matters (22)

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Other Matters (1 of 22) 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
Length of Program 60 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. 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.
Other Matters (2 of 22) 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 (3 of 22) 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. The program is exciting entertainment that brings moral and Biblical principles to life.
Other Matters (4 of 22) Response
Program Title I Love Jesus
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Wednesday 7:00pm / Friday 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
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 (5 of 22) 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 26
Length of Program 60 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 featuring 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 (6 of 22) 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 featuring 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 (7 of 22) 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 farthest corners of the globe, as well as to local zoos, while he entertains, informs, inspires and interacts with the animals in unexpected ways.
Other Matters (8 of 22) 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 for educating and entertaining children
Other Matters (9 of 22) 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 (10 of 22) 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 for educating and entertaining children
Other Matters (11 of 22) 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 (12 of 22) 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 aspects of being green and understanding how we impact our world. The team will report on the latest technologies used in developing energy, recycling, conservation and organics, and shares stories of young people making a positive impact on the environment.
Other Matters (13 of 22) 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 (14 of 22) 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 (15 of 22) Response
Program Title Veggie Tales
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 9:00am / 63.2 - 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 3 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Every week Bob the Tomato invites us to his house where he and the gang answer letters from kids and help them with their problems using their fun and sometimes wacky stories.
Other Matters (16 of 22) Response
Program Title Sport Science
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 3pm / 63.2 - 7pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 60 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 14 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. In an unprecedented gathering of athletes, scientists, motion-capture animators and HD technology, Sport Science blows the lid off of the mysteries of sport, debunks the age-old myths and reveals the hidden secrets of superstar athletes like Drew Brees, Kobe Bryant, Jerry Rice, Kevin Love and many more professional athletes. Sport Science explores it all, the tricks of the trade, the facts and fiction and the myths and mayhem.
Other Matters (17 of 22) 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 13
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. The program is exciting entertainment that brings moral and Biblical principles to life.
Other Matters (18 of 22) 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 (19 of 22) 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 (20 of 22) 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. The series demonstrates practical applications of math and science with enjoyable, hands-on projects that promote critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Other Matters (21 of 22) Response
Program Title Children's Worship Service
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Sun 4pm / Mon & Thurs 7pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 38
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 shows children with what Jesus says in the Bible.
Other Matters (22 of 22) 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. This program features different animal species from around the world and their interaction with the people committed to their care and preservation.

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07/08/2016

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