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

FRN:
0015238686
File Number:
0000019494
Submit Date:
01/04/2017
Call Sign:
WOSC-CD
Facility ID:
66636
City:
PITTSBURGH
State:
PA
Service:
Digital Class A
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
01/04/2017
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Fourth 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

THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.

Doing Business As: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.

RONALD J. BRUNO

975 GREENTREE ROAD

PITTSBURGH, PA 15220

United States

+1 (412) 921-7577

ron@thevideohouse.com

Company

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

RONALD J. BRUNO

PRESIDENT

THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.

RONALD J. BRUNO

THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.

975 Greentree Road

Pittsburgh, PA 15220

United States

+1 (412) 921-7577

ron@thevideohouse.com

Owner

Benjamin Perez

Legal Representative

Abacus Communications Company

Benjamin Perez

514 Chautauqua Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15214

United States

+1 (202) 841-4104

abacuscommco@verizon.net

Legal Representative

Christopher Phillips

TECHNICAL REPRESENTATIVE

The Videohouse

Christopher Phillips

The Videohouse

975 Greentree Rd.

PITTSBURGH, PA 15220

United States

+1 (412) 921-7577

chris@thevideohouse.com

Technical Representative

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network
Nielsen DMA Pittsburgh
Web Home Page Address WWW.THEVIDEOHOUSE.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 3.0
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 0.0
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: 0.0
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(9)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 9) Response
Program Title Living Greener
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 26 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. Living Greener is a half-hour TV show that helps kids understand what it means to be "living green" in their own communities.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 9) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired 4
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 26 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. On Animal Atlas we travel the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding. We learn about their lives, their history, and the adaptations that allow them to survive and thrive. But best of all, we meet them face to face.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 9) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 26 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. "Animal Rescue" showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues. Series is E/I rated (ages 13-16) and is suitable for family viewing.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 9) Response
Program Title America's Heartland
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 26 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. Americas Heartland is a weekly half hour series featuring everyday Americans and their families telling fascinating stories across Americas Heartland. From learning how to make maple syrup to riding with teenage ranchers, this series explores various ways of life, showcasing the diversity of how we live and work.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 9) Response
Program Title Wonderful World
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 9
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 26 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. Wonderful World is a weekly half hour series serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including learning about the various animals that inhabit earth. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and how they survive from deserts and rainforests to oceans.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 9) Response
Program Title BIZ KIDS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 26 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. Biz Kid$ is a half hour weekly show featuring teens learning about money,business and finance. Using a clever blend of entertainment and education, each Biz Kid$ episode shows kids how to make and manage money by introducing concepts of financial literacy and entrepreneurship. To keep young viewers engaged, the series includes a fast paced mix of direct education delivered by young actors, sketch comedies, animation, and stories featuring real life young entrepreneurs.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (7 of 9) Response
Program Title DRAGONFLY TV
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired 13
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 26 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. "Dragonfly TV" features real kids doing real science, demonstrating practical applications of math and other scientific disciplines. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (8 of 9) Response
Program Title THINK BIG
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:00AM, SUN 11:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 17
Total times aired 17
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled 0
Length of Program 26 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. Think Big features teen inventors using their creativity and scientific skill to create remarkable machines
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 9) Response
Program Title Uncaged
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 10
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 26 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. Uncaged is a weekly half hour series that educated teens about the animal kingdom. The series explores that natural habitats of polar bears, monkeys, penguins, bald eagles, grizzly bears and more. as it tours the globe to witness wildlife as it's meant to be uncaged.
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 RON BRUNO
Address 975 GREENTREE ROAD
City PITTSBURGH
State PA
Zip 15220
Telephone Number (412) 921-7577
Email Address RON@THEVIDEOHOUSE.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. After verification with the FCC in respect to question 7. This station operates in digital.

Other Matters (8)

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Other Matters (1 of 8) Response
Program Title THINK BIG
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 9:00AM, SUN 11:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 26 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. Think Big features teen inventors using their creativity and scientific skill to create remarkable machines
Other Matters (2 of 8) Response
Program Title BIZ KIDS
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:30AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 26 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. Biz Kid$ is a half hour weekly show featuring teens learning about money,business and finance. Using a clever blend of entertainment and education, each Biz Kid$ episode shows kids how to make and manage money by introducing concepts of financial literacy and entrepreneurship. To keep young viewers engaged, the series includes a fast paced mix of direct education delivered by young actors, sketch comedies, animation, and stories featuring real life young entrepreneurs.
Other Matters (3 of 8) Response
Program Title Living Greener
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 10:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 26 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. Living Greener is a half-hour TV show that helps kids understand what it means to be "living green" in their own communities
Other Matters (4 of 8) Response
Program Title Uncaged
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 7:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 26 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. Uncaged is a weekly half hour series that educates teens about the animal kingdom. Series explores the natural habitats of polar bears, monkeys, penguins, bald eagles, grizzly bears and more, as it tours the globe to witness wildlife as its meant to be- Uncaged
Other Matters (5 of 8) Response
Program Title America's Heartland
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sat 9:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 26 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. Americas Heartand is a weekly half hour series featuring everyday Americans and their families telling fascinating stories across Americas Heartland. From learning how to make maple syrup to riding with teenage ranchers, this series explores various ways of life, showcasing the diversity of how we live and work.
Other Matters (6 of 8) Response
Program Title DRAGONFLY TV
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 8:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 26 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. "Dragonfly TV" features real kids doing real science, demonstrating practical applications of math and other scientific disciplines. Series is E/I rated and is suitable for family viewing.
Other Matters (7 of 8) Response
Program Title ANIMAL RESCUE
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled SAT 7:00AM
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 26 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. "Animal Rescue" showcases spectacular rescues of all types of animals and focuses on the work of dedicated individuals who treat the various creatures of the animal kingdom. All stories are authentic and contain actual video of rescues. Series is E/I rated (ages 13-16) and is suitable for family viewing.
Other Matters (8 of 8) Response
Program Title Wonderful World
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Sun 11am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 26 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. Wonderful World is a weekly half hour series serves the educational and informational needs of children 13 to 16 years of age with its program content, including learning about the various animals that inhabit earth. The series travels around the world to learn about different species and how they survive from deserts and rainforests to oceans.

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.

Dawn Azua

Production Coordinator


01/04/2017

Attachments

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