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

FRN:
0010622041
File Number:
CPR-119263
Submit Date:
04/07/2011
Call Sign:
WRNN-TV
Facility ID:
74156
City:
NEW ROCHELLE
State:
NY
Service:
Full Service Television
Purpose:
Children's TV Programming Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
04/07/2011
Filing Status:
Active



Report reflects information for : First Quarter of 2011

General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application?

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

Contact Representatives (0)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Children's Television Information

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Section Question Response
Station Type Station Type Independent
Affiliated network Nielden DMA
Nielsen DMA New York
Web Home Page Address http://www.rnntv.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 168.0
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: 3.0
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(7)

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Digital Core Program (1 of 7) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday 3pm (01/1/11-3/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. In this informative television series Animal Atlas travels the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding. They learn about their lives, their history, and the adaptations that have allowed them to survive and thrive. But best of all, they meet them face to face, whether ape or giant lizard, shark or tiger, or any other amazing animal from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Antarctica, the oceans, and everywhere in between.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (2 of 7) Response
Program Title Distant Roads (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 3pm (01/1/11-3/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. Distant Roads takes the viewer through an informative and scenic tour of our nation's most treasured locations, rich with history and diverse culture. Each week, traveling in the most modern and state-of-the-art motor homes, Distant Roads presents a close-up and personal tour of these locales and their historical significance, as well as their current-day characteristics and influence on our country.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (3 of 7) Response
Program Title Te Voy A Contar (secondary stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday & Sunday 7am-830am (01/1/11-3/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
Number of Preemptions Rescheduled
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience 1 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A children's show targeting ages 1 to 7 years old. They will be able to share 30 minutes of educational time with Diana Garle, the very sweet, charismatic and fun presenter. Diana reads all types of stories and fairy tales to the kids from traditional to contemporary. She always makes certain that each story carries a lesson of personal value, as they have a fun time learning and developing a like for reading. Diana also shares riddles and music with the kids throughout the all. These are educational tools which help them develop their vocabulary, associate words with ideas, enhance their auditory, sensory and motor skills, all while they have a great time.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (4 of 7) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 3:30pm (01/1/11-3/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. "Teen Kids News" is a dynamic, half-hour television news program designed for and hosted by teens, focusing on news and information presented in a fast-paced format which appeals to the youth of today while educating them on current events and world issues of importance.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (5 of 7) Response
Program Title 9th period (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 3pm (01/1/11-3/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 12
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. 9th PERIOD is a weekly half-hour drama series for teens that teaches positive consequences of thought and action when combined with friendships effective influences. This series is comprised of three friends who meet every day after school to discuss the days events. Their exchanges are witty and on par with the subject matter of the social interaction that todays children experience. These three friends are more than friends, they are amateur sleuths. Each show presents a mystery that the children solve by the end of that show. Problem solving, working together toward a common goal, ethics, and morals are conveyed through the thoughts, words, and actions of these three characters: Peyton, Connor, and Meg. Every child will see him/herself in these characters. Peyton, Connor, and Meg share their daily trials and triumphs as they face the following together: bullies-both cyberspace and in your face- thievery, learning difficulties, family conflicts, adversity in and out of the classroom, homelessness, hidden agendas in places as small as the schoolyard to their favorite restaurant, and as large as the town itself. Children will see their worlds mirrored on the small screen. They will also observe alternative ways to handle stress, learning difficulties, and the variety of endless manners that the group mentality, when positively united, can spread good in the world.
Does the Licensee identify the program by displaying throughout the program the symbol E/I? Yes

Digital Core Program (6 of 7) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday 3pm (01/1/11-3/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. "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 (7 of 7) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas Classics (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 3pm (01/1/11-3/31/11)
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Total times aired
Number of Preemptions 0
Number of Preemptions for other than Breaking News
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. A significant purpose of "Animal Atlas" is to inform and educate children 16 years of age and under about the animal kingdom, the habitats and their habits. Animal Atlas explores the world of wildlife in a blend of education and entertainment. Some episodes focus solely on one animal, whereas others are organized in themes, including habitats, antics, locomotion and animal babies.
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 Ashlee Romain
Address 800 Westchester Ave S-640
City Rye Brook
State NY
Zip 10573
Telephone Number 914-417-2718
Email Address aromain@rnntv.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.

Other Matters (7)

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Other Matters (1 of 7) Response
Program Title Te Voy A Contar
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Saturday & Sunday 7am-830am
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
Length of Program 30 mins
Age of Target Child Audience from 1 years to 7 years
Describe the educational and informational objective of the program and how it meets the definition of Core Programming. A children's show targeting ages 1 to 7 years old. They will be able to share 30 minutes of educational time with Diana Garle, the very sweet, charismatic and fun presenter. Diana reads all types of stories and fairy tales to the kids from traditional to contemporary. She always makes certain that each story carries a lesson of personal value, as they have a fun time learning and developing a like for reading. Diana also shares riddles and music with the kids throughout the all. These are educational tools which help them develop their vocabulary, associate words with ideas, enhance their auditory, sensory and motor skills, all while they have a great time.
Other Matters (2 of 7) Response
Program Title Teen Kids News (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 330pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. "Teen Kids News" is a dynamic, half-hour television news program designed for and hosted by teens, focusing on news and information presented in a fast-paced format which appeals to the youth of today while educating them on current events and world issues of importance.
Other Matters (3 of 7) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas Classics (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Thursday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. A significant purpose of "Animal Atlas" is to inform and educate children 16 years of age and under about the animal kingdom, the habitats and their habits. Animal Atlas explores the world of wildlife in a blend of education and entertainment. Some episodes focus solely on one animal, whereas others are organized in themes, including habitats, antics, locomotion and animal babies.
Other Matters (4 of 7) Response
Program Title Animal Atlas (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Tuesday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. In this informative television series Animal Atlas travels the globe to meet every kind of animal imaginable, from the familiar to the astounding. They learn about their lives, their history, and the adaptations that have allowed them to survive and thrive. But best of all, they meet them face to face, whether ape or giant lizard, shark or tiger, or any other amazing animal from the Americas, Africa, Asia, Antarctica, the oceans, and everywhere in between.
Other Matters (5 of 7) Response
Program Title Distant Roads (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Monday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. Distant Roads takes the viewer through an informative and scenic tour of our nation's most treasured locations, rich with history and diverse culture. Each week, traveling in the most modern and state-of-the-art motor homes, Distant Roads presents a close-up and personal tour of these locales and their historical significance, as well as their current-day characteristics and influence on our country.
Other Matters (6 of 7) Response
Program Title Animal Rescue (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Wednesday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. "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 (7 of 7) Response
Program Title 9th Period (main stream)
Origination Syndicated
Days/Times Program Regularly Scheduled Friday 3pm
Total times aired at regularly scheduled time 13
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. 9th PERIOD is a weekly half-hour drama series for teens that teaches positive consequences of thought and action when combined with friendships effective influences. This series is comprised of three friends who meet every day after school to discuss the days events. Their exchanges are witty and on par with the subject matter of the social interaction that todays children experience. These three friends are more than friends, they are amateur sleuths. Each show presents a mystery that the children solve by the end of that show. Problem solving, working together toward a common goal, ethics, and morals are conveyed through the thoughts, words, and actions of these three characters: Peyton, Connor, and Meg. Every child will see him/herself in these characters. Peyton, Connor, and Meg share their daily trials and triumphs as they face the following together: bullies-both cyberspace and in your face- thievery, learning difficulties, family conflicts, adversity in and out of the classroom, homelessness, hidden agendas in places as small as the schoolyard to their favorite restaurant, and as large as the town itself. Children will see their worlds mirrored on the small screen. They will also observe alternative ways to handle stress, learning difficulties, and the variety of endless manners that the group mentality, when positively united, can spread good in the world.

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

WRNN License Company, LLC


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