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

FRN:
0003746450
File Number:
0000014935
Submit Date:
10/06/2016
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:
10/06/2016
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : Third 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 5.0
State the average number of hours per week of free over-the-air digital video programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream 999.0
State the average number of hours per week of Core Programming broadcast by the station on other than its main program stream. See 47 C.F.R. Section 73.671: 20.65
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(23)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 23) 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 23) 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 14
Total times aired 14
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 (3 of 23) 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 (4 of 23) 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 (5 of 23) 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 22
Total times aired 22
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 (6 of 23) 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 (7 of 23) 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 40
Total times aired 40
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 (8 of 23) 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 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. Educational, entertainment, Christian
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (9 of 23) Response
Program Title America's Heartland
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 2:30pm / 63.2 - 6:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 4
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News 0
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. America's Heartland is a weekly half-hour series featuring everyday Americans and their families, telling fascinating stories across America's 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 (10 of 23) 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 (11 of 23) 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 (12 of 23) 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

Digital Core Program (13 of 23) 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 (14 of 23) 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 (15 of 23) 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 (16 of 23) 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 (17 of 23) 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 66
Total times aired 66
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 (18 of 23) 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 (19 of 23) 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 (20 of 23) 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 16
Total times aired 16
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 (21 of 23) 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 (22 of 23) 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 (23 of 23) 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

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 third quarter of 2016, WMBC aired such reports as follows. A group of local high school students celebrated the final day of a week-long hospital program designed to give aspiring medical students hands-on experience. A Hopatcong High Senior student says he is looking to leave a legacy behind with the Champions for Charity Stuff the Bus program, which collects for the Sussex County Social Services Food Pantry in Newton, NJ. It has been a tough 2 months for the James Caldwell Chiefs baseball team as they struggled to collect 7 wins during the 2016 campaign. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka and officials, educators and partnering companies met at City Hall to launch a new NJ Summer Youth Employment program. Queen of the Peace Catholic High School in North Arlington will stay open, at least for the time being, thanks to funds raised through GoFundMe. the mother of a 7-month baby whose father is charged with throwing the baby off a CT bridge, is planning to sue the state. Students looking for something to do on their summer break can enjoy creating art at the Sussex County Arts and Heritage Council Gallery in Newton, NJ. NY Gov. Cuomo issued new regulations giving the state more power to suspend or revoke the licenses of providers who violate health and safety standards. The 2016 edition of Summer Food Service Program in Paterson provides kids with sandwiches, snacks, fruits and drinks. Cobleskill Police say a 13-year-old boy was pointing a gun at customers. A group of young arts try embroidering on burlap with yarn for the first time. Police say emergency personnel responded to Little Bears Beginnings daycare in Stamford, CT, because of reports that a baby had trouble breathing. School districts in NJ that have yet to test their drinking water for lead must do so within a year under new rules. Thousands of bottle caps were collected over the past year to create a mural that is now on display at Loundsberry Hollow Middle School in Vernon. In New Haven, CT, the school district and food bank began offering food for parents and guardians. Moms Demand Action demand common sense solutions to address the country's gun violence problem. A NY Cop dances with kids. Centenary University is holding its 18th year of Summer Cultural Language Program. Young patients at the PSEG Children's Hospital in New Brunswich were treated to a surprise visit from the reigning Miss America. A new Sandy Hook School is on the same land as the former school, but it does not occupy the same footprint. Winnie the Pooh and friends, Piglet, Eeyore, Kanga and Tigger are celebrating a new lease on their NYC life. Letters in bottles found ask the finder to mail it back to the school with info on where it was found. Lacey Township Middle School officials revamping their policies subjecting 7th and 8th graders to a drug test. Data from the NJ DOE shows a general decline in threats to its public schools during the last 3 years. NYS has launched a campaign against underage drinking just in time for the start of the fall semester. A seventh grader started a sneaker drive so he can help someone at his school who got bullied because of his old shoes. The NYPD is on the hunt for a minivan seen fleeing after running over a six year old boy. Authorities are offering a $76K reward in connection with a shooting death of an 8 year old in Camden. 15 football players at Don Bosco Prep in Ramsey are still fighting the coxackie virus. NY Gov Cuomo's office announced $500k in grants to help schools increase the amount and variety of locally grown fruits and vegetables they feed to kids. NJ residents are warned to dress their children in back-to-school clothes that cover their arms and legs to protect against mosquitoes carrying the Zika virus. A study by the US Dept. of Health and Human Services show that 77percent of participants gained weight during the first semester of their freshman year. Schools are open in NJ but many water fountains remain offline after last spring's lead scare. Religious leaders, students and elected officials call for changes to school lunches in NYC public schools. NYC schools are required to report lead test results. A local softball player shows strength not only on the field but also off the field as she faces a rate brain tumor. NYC Public Advocate James calls for the DOE to comply with the Dignity Act and Title Nine. Ground was broken on the newest Garfield school, James Madison Elementary School. Law enforcement is cracking down on companies that violate the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act that prohibits the collection of children's personal information. Livingston High School students reported to class after a 2 hour delayed opening following a threat made at the school. Meningitis vaccines are now required for students. Officials cut the ribbon on opening a new Playmobil playroom at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center. Three Pequannock High School football players contracted the virus associated with hand, foot and mouth disease. A Paterson school gets a new playground and equipment for pre-K and Kindergarten students. Police say an International Academy of Trenton teacher saw a child playing with a candy wrapper and noticed packages of drugs in his lunchbox. Mayor Bill deBlasio announced that the City University of New York will be waiving the $60 application fee for those from low income areas of the city. Witnesses say wind blew down a soccer post that left a 6-year old seriously injured. After defeating Columbia 2 games to none, the Mount Saint Dominic Lady Lions volleyball team traveled to West Caldwell for a meeting with the Chiefs. Project Self-Sufficiency is offering a $100 gift card to those who refer young adults to the NJ Youth Corps. 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 also aired numerous public service announcements that encourage the well being of children. Additionally, 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 (21)

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Other Matters (1 of 21) Response
Program Title Tu Historia Preferida (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Tuesday & Thursday 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 39
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian - puppets for educating and entertaining children
Other Matters (2 of 21) Response
Program Title Aqua Kids - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 7:00am / 63.2 - 4:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Kid explorers discover the wonders of the sea and its amazing creatures.
Other Matters (3 of 21) Response
Program Title Cybercuates (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.6 - Monday 8:30am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 24
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 5 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Joel and Sabina, two children are "cyber-transformed" by a planetary ray. This event has changed them forever, giving them special knowledge. Daily, they use their power to take kids on a journey uncovering the mysteries of science, technology and nature.
Other Matters (4 of 21) 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 (5 of 21) 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 (6 of 21) Response
Program Title Aguas Vivas (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 Tuesday & Thursday 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 31
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian, fantasy, historical
Other Matters (7 of 21) 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 (8 of 21) 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 (9 of 21) Response
Program Title Jack Hanna's Animal Adventure - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 8:00am / 63.2 - 5:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. This program features different animal species from around the world and their interaction with the people committed to their care and preservation.
Other Matters (10 of 21) Response
Program Title La Casa Voladora (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday-Wednesday-Friday 3:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Educational, entertainment, Christian
Other Matters (11 of 21) Response
Program Title Animal Exploration with Jarod Miller - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 7:30am / 63.2 - 4:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Follow Jarod Miller as he goes to the nearest and 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 (12 of 21) Response
Program Title We Are Children of God
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.2 - Tuesday 7:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 7 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Bible teaching for children.
Other Matters (13 of 21) Response
Program Title Children Showtime (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 - Saturday - Sunday 8:00am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 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 (14 of 21) Response
Program Title Adventures in Odyssey - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday 63.1 - 8:30am / 63.2 - 5:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 8 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Grandfatherly Mr. Whittaker runs an ice cream shop called Whit's End. Young friends come to Whit for advice. The program is exciting entertainment that brings moral and Biblical principles to life.
Other Matters (15 of 21) Response
Program Title Biz Kids - different episode
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 1:00pm / 63.2 - 6:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Show features teens learning about money and business as well a setting and achieving their financial goals.
Other Matters (16 of 21) Response
Program Title Think Big
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 2:00pm / 63.2 - 8:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Kid inventors show their prowess at using their imagination as they attempt to make it big with their bright ideas.
Other Matters (17 of 21) Response
Program Title Children Showtime (Chinese)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.5 - Mon - Fri 6pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 65
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 10 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Children's show 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 (18 of 21) Response
Program Title Dragonfly TV - different episodes
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday - 63.1 - 1:30pm / 63.2 - 8:00pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 26
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 13 years to 16 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Real kids doing real science. The series demonstrates practical applications of math and science with enjoyable, hands-on projects that promote critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Other Matters (19 of 21) 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 (20 of 21) Response
Program Title El club del arca (Spanish)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled 63.7 - Monday,Wednesday,Friday 3:30pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 44
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 4 years to 12 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. Christian - puppets for educating and entertaining children
Other Matters (21 of 21) Response
Program Title America's Heartland - 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. America's Heartland is a weekly half-hour series featuring everyday Americans and their families, telling fascinating stories across America's 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.

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Sun-Young Joo , Rev. .

Chairman


10/06/2016

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