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

FRN:
0003746450
File Number:
0000009343
Submit Date:
04/06/2016
Call Sign:
WMBC-TV
Facility ID:
43952
City:
NEWTON
State:
NJ
Service:
Distributed Transmission System
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Superceded
Status Date:
04/07/2016
Filing Status:
Inactive



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

MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION

Doing Business As: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION

VICTOR 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: 17.85
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 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 (2 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 (3 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 (4 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 (5 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 (6 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 (7 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 25
Total times aired 25
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 (8 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 25
Total times aired 25
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 (9 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 (10 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 (11 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 (12 of 22) Response
Program Title Aquas Vivas (Spanish) - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Tuesday & Thursday 3:00pm
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 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 (13 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 (14 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 (15 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 (16 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 (17 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 (18 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 (19 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 27
Total times aired 27
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
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 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 38
Total times aired 38
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
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 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 38
Total times aired 38
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 (22 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 with what Jesus says in the Bible.
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, NON VIOLENT, WHOLESOME AND INFORMATIVE. DURING THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2016, WMBC AIRED SUCH REPORTS AS - KINNELON COLTS BASEBALL TEAM SHOWED THEY COULD BE A FORCE TO BE RECKONED WITH THIS SEASON. ORATORY PREP RAMS BASEBALL TEAM LOOK TO CARRY LAST YEAR'S MOMENTUM INTO THE NEW SEASON. WALLKILL VALLEY REGIONAL HIGH STUDENTS LINED UP TO STUFF THE BUS WITH FOOD AND NECESSITIES FOR THE NEEDY. JAMES CALDWELL CHIEFS SOFTBALL TEAM ARE EAGER TO GET OVER LAST YEAR'S HURDLE FOR THE TITLE GAME THIS YEAR. ABIGAIL'S LAS MANDATES THAT SCHOOL BUSES STATEWIDE IN NJ GET EQUIPPED WITH SENSOR TECHNOLOGY TO ALERT DRIVERS IF A CHILD IS STANDING IN FRONT OR BEHIND THE BUS. NJ SENATE PRES STEVE SWEENY AND OTHERS ENDORSE LEGISLATION THAT WOULD ALLOCATE $3M FOR LEAD WATER TESTING AND $20M FOR FILTERS. THE FIELD ADJACENT TO THE PEZ VISITOR CENTER IN CT WAS THE SITE OF THE HOLIDAY EASTER EGG HUNT. GLASTONBURY CT POLICE SAID THEY HAVE CHARGED A 22 YEAR OLD WITH 3 COUNTS OF FELONY RISK OF INJURY TO A MINOR AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT AT A DAY CARE CENTER. SUSSEX COUNTY TEEN ARTS IS A DAY FOR STUDENTS 7-12 GRADE TO PERFORM AND GET CRITIQUED BY PROFESSIONALS AT SCCC. HEALTH AND TRAVEL WARNINGS GO OUT ON THE DANGERS OF ZIKA VIRUS DURING SPRING BREAK. PARK REGIONAL HOCKEY WERE UNDERDOGS HEADING INTO THE PLAYOFFS BUT WON THREE GAMES IN A ROW TO CLAIM THE TITLE. BRETT PEISER, CEO OF UNCOMMON SCHOOLS, SAYS THERE ARE THREE GUIDELINE TO SUCCESS, KEEPING A LASER LIKE FOCUS ON EDUCATION AS A WHOLE, DEVELOPING TEACHERS AND MAKING SURE SCHOOLS CREATE A JOYFUL AND RIGOROUS LEARNING ENVIRONMENT. POLICE SAY A 6 GRADER FROM GREENWICH WAS HIKING WITH AN UNCLE NEAR ESSEX COUNTY'S POPULAR ROARING BROOK FALLS WHEN A LARGE BOULDER FATALLY STRUCK HIM. THE MONTVILLE MUSTANG FELL JUST 2 GAMES SHORT OF REPEATING VICTORY IN THE DIVISION PLAYOFFS. A YEAR AFTER MAKING IT TO THE HALVORSEN CUP AND STATE TOURNAMENT, WEST MORRIS WOLF PACK HOCKEY LOST IN THE 1ST ROUND OF THE DIVISION PLAYOFFS. NY BIOLOGICAL SISTERS FIND EACH OTHER AFTER A 30 YR SEARCH. THE NJ DEPT OF AGRICULTURE HAS BEEN STEPPING UP TO PROVIDE NUTRITIOUS MEALS TO STUDENTS. WITH LESS THAN 40 SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN NJ OFFERING FREE PUBLIC PRE-KINDERGARTEN, SOME POLICY MAKERS ARE AMPLIFYING THE STATE'S CRY TO EXPAND PRE-K. A HS CHEER LEADING SQUAD IN CT HAS MADE IT POSSIBLE FOR STUDENTS OF ALL ABILITIES TO PARTICIPATE. A SHERIFF'S SPOKESMAN SAID THE BERGEN COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE BOMB SQUAD WAS ON THE SCENE OF SEVERAL SCHOOL EMERGENCIES IN THE MORNING. PROSECUTORS SAY THEY WILL ASK A JUDGE TO DISMISS CHARGES AGAINST FIVE TEENAGE BOYS AFTER A YOUNG WOMAN WHO SAID SHE WAS RAPED IN A NY PLAYGROUND RECANTED. STUDENTS AT NJ VOTECH LEARN MORE ABOUT THE NEWTON, NJ BASED SUSSEX COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICES FOOD PANTRY. ASSEMBLY MAN MICHAEL PATRICK CARROLL, A REPUBLICAN FROM MORRIS COUNTRY, RECENTLY INTRODUCED A MEASURE THAT WOULD LOWER NJ'S DRINKING AGE FROM 21 TO 18. STUDENTS BUILD AN IGLOO THAT IS AN IMPRESSIVE TEN FOOT HIGH AND TWELVE FEET WIDE. IN A DEBATE ABOUT COLLEGE APPLICATIONS, CRITICS SAY THEY WANT QUESTIONS ABOUT DISCIPLINE AND ARRESTS REMOVED FROM THE APPLICATIONS. A BILL TO RAISE THE SMOKING AGE FROM 19 TO 21 IN NJ HAS ONCE AGAIN ADVANCE IN THE DEMOCRATIC LED LEGISLATURE. IN BROOKLYN MAYOR BILL DEBLASIO REMINDS PARENTS OF THE MAR 4TH DEADLINE ON UNIVERSAL PRE-K. SEVEN TEAMS COMPRISED OF 5 STUDENTS EACH COMPETED IN THIS YEAR'S ESSEX COUNTRY CONSUMER BOWL COMPETITION. A NEW REPORT SAYS THAT THE NUMBER OF UNINSURED CHILDREN IN NJ WAS CUT BY NEARLY 20 PERCENT IN THE FIRST YEAR OF THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT. THE MORRISTOWN BEARD CRIMSON, WINNERS OF 16 GAMES THIS YR, WILL BE PLAYING IN THE MENNEN DIVISION SEMI FINAL ROUND OF HOCKEY. THE COFFEE WITH A COP EVENT AT SUSSEX COUNTY COMM COLLEGE IS A UNIQUE TWIST TO THE FAMILIAR COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM THAT ENCOURAGES CANDID CONVERSATIONS. A POST OFFICE PULLS OFF A SPECIAL DELIVERY FOR AN UNSUSPECTING 17 YR OLD LEUKEMIA PATIENT. TEST RESULTS HAVE SOME CALLING FOR AN END TO THE NJ PARCC TEST. POLICE IN CT SAY 3 NEWTOWN HIGH STUDENTS HAVE BEEN ARRESTED AND DOZENS MORE FACE COMMUNITY SERVICE FOR TAKING SEXUALLY EXPLICIT VIDEOS AND PHOTOS AND SHARING THEM WITH CLASSMATES. THE US DEPT OF ED HAS REMINDED 13 STATES THAT FEDERAL FUNDING IS STILL TIED TO TESTING STUDENTS ON MATH AND LANGUAGE ARTS DESPITE THE END OF THE 'NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND' PROGRAM. ONE SCHOLL'S NEW POLICY TO USE BREATHALYZER TESTS ON STUDENTS COMES AS THE CDC SAYS ALCOHOL IS THE MOST ABUSED DRUG IN THE U.S. FOR THOSE UNDER THE AGE OF 21. IN THIS YEAR'S CHARTER SCHOOL LOTTERY, UNDERSERVED CHILDREN IN HOBOKEN ARE GETTING A BETTER CHANCE OF BEING ACCEPTED INTO CHARGER SCHOOL. TEN SCHOOLS, INCLUDING LEONIA, TENAFLY AND HACKENSACK HIGH SCHOOLS WERE LOCKED DOWN AFTER THE RECEIVED PHONE CALLS THREATENING MASS SHOOTING AND BOMBS. A 15 YR OLD HS STUDENT IN CT IS UNDER FEDERAL INVESTIGATION FOR COMMENTS HE MADE DURING CLASS. FOR THE ROXBURY GAELS HOCKEY TEAM, THE START OF THE 2016 SEASON DIDN'T GO AS ORIGINALLY PLANNED, BUT THEY HAVE TURNED AROUND TO BRING THEIR RECORD TO 8-7-2. A CT COALITION GIVES OPENING ARGUMENTS THAT THE SCHOOL SYSTEMS NEED MORE RESOURCES TO PROVIDE ENOUGH PRESCHOOLS AND TEXTBOOKS. CHATHAM SCHOOLS WANT TO CURB UNDERAGE DRINKING WITH RANDOM BREATHALYZER TESTING OF STUDENTS. INVESTIGATORS WITH NY'S DEPT OF MOTOR VEHICLES ARRESTED 758 PEOPLE AND SEIZED MORE THAN 760 FAKE ID'S IN 2015 AS PART OF A CRACKDOWN ON UNDERAGE DRINKING. A NY COMMUNITY RAISED NEARLY $1000 TO BUY TOYS STOLEN FROM A 18-MONTH BOY. THE NY STATE SENATE PASSED A MEASURE AIMED AT ENSURING THAT STUDENTS K-5 GRADE GET THE REQUIRED RECESS EACH DAY. THE NYC SCHOOLS CHANCELLOR SAYS HS GRADUATION RATES ARE UP SLIGHTLY WHILE DROPOUT RATES ARE DOWN. 12 GAMES INTO THE SEASON AND THE WEST MORRIS WOLF PACK HOCKEY TEAM ARE IN THE 2ND PLACE IN THE HALVORSEN DIVISION. WMBC TV DOES NOT PERMIT ANY WEBSITE PROMOTIONS WITHIN THE AIRING OF CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMING.

Other Matters (22)

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Other Matters (1 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
Other Matters (2 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 (3 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 (4 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 (5 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 (6 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 (7 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 (8 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 (9 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
Other Matters (10 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 (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 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 (13 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 (14 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 (15 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.
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 - 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 (18 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 (19 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 (20 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 (21 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 (22 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.

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Thomas Cha

Business Manager


04/06/2016

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