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January 12, 2018

Tune in This Weekend: “On the Record: The Christie Exit Interview”

Before leaving office, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie sat down with NJTV News Chief Political Correspondent Michael Aron for his final exit interview for a special edition of On the Record with Michael Aron. The hour-long interview, which was taped at Drumthwacket in Princeton, the official residence of the governor of New Jersey and a historic [...]

January 5, 2018

Meet Victoria Malabrigo

As Senior Digital Designer in the Interactive Engagement Group, Victoria Malabrigo designs for the many niches in the digital space - websites, social media graphics, and THIRTEEN's collection of mobile and TV apps. "Ten years ago, I began web designing at a seven-person tech startup that felt very much like The Office. I’ve since worked [...]

December 28, 2017

Leandro’s Don’t Miss List: January 2018

WNET’s very own Leandro Mejia, a self-proclaimed public media superfan, writes a monthly column of his must-see recommendations on THIRTEEN. Check out his suggestions for new and encore programs you won’t want to miss. And if you want to expand your vocabulary, click on the hyperlinked words for a definition. Like Cyberchase‘s CyberSquad, reboot your new [...]

December 19, 2017

“In Your Neighborhood” Conducts Fourth, Final Community Forum of 2018

Last night at New Brunswick’s Adult Learning Center, NJTV hosted its fourth In Your Neighborhood community forum with New Brunswick Tomorrow (NBT), a non-profit that deals with the social and economic revitalization of New Brunswick. The topic: the challenges of local housing and their effect on community health and quality of life. [caption id="attachment_3733" align="alignright" width="300"] [...]

December 15, 2017

NJTV Wraps 2017 “In Your Neighborhood” Initiative in New Brunswick

[caption id="attachment_3737" align="alignright" width="150"] Brother Jimmy’s BBQ in New Brunswick[/caption] This Wednesday, NJTV made its final In Your Neighborhood broadcast stop for 2017 in New Brunswick. NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams kicked off the night with a live newscast followed by a half-hour live special before an enthusiastic audience at Brother Jimmy’s BBQ, presenting an appetizing menu [...]

December 14, 2017

WLIW21 Passport Launches Today!

Almost two years to the day that THIRTEEN Passport launched, WLIW launched WLIW21 Passport this morning! The streaming service is available on wliw.org, pbs.org (when localized to WLIW21) and all the PBS apps. An exclusive benefit available only to WLIW21 members, WLIW Passport provides you with extended access to an extensive on-demand library of quality public [...]

December 13, 2017

WNET Previews “Victoria, Season 2” for Members, Donors & Fans

On the evenings of December 11 and 12, WNET gathered a few hundred of its closest friends at the Whitby Hotel and The Times Center for holiday screenings of Victoria – Season 2. These events were produced in partnership with PBS and WGBH, and builds on the success of last year’s donor holiday party that [...]

December 8, 2017

Meet Maddy Mako

As a Manager, Audience and Market Research, in the Marketing and Engagement Department, Maddy Mako gathers, analyzes, and disseminates local and national viewership data, generally in the form of Nielsen ratings data. “I report and analyze this data as it relates to marketing, product and customer behavior to assist colleagues with informed Programming and Underwriting [...]

December 1, 2017

Leandro’s Don’t Miss List: December 2017

WNET’s very own Leandro Mejia, a self-proclaimed public media superfan, writes a monthly column of his must-see recommendations on THIRTEEN. Check out his suggestions for new and encore programs you won’t want to miss. And if you want to expand your vocabulary, click on the hyperlinked words for a definition. On the Twelve Days of THIRTEEN, public [...]

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