Category Archives: Blog

Investments Put To Use

I took a drive through Wilmington on Wednesday night after work. (I was headed out to watch Game One between the Celtics and Cavs with a friend. Ouch.) On my way to dinner, I couldn't help but notice the community was buzzing and the points of interest were all recent investments. First up, I drove…
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New Business Show

This month, we're debuting a new show on WCTV: "Inside the Chamber." This show is a collaboration with the Wilmington/Tewksbury Chamber of Commerce and it will highlight local businesses.  WCTV Intern Joey DeSario is hosting the interviews.  In the premiere episode, the guest is Jim Lavalle from Pesky Critters Pest Control.  Jim explains not only…
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WCTV On the Go

I confess I did not sit through the entirety of Saturday's Town Meeting. While I spent the first couple of hours at Wilmington High School, I had to leave in the early afternoon to attend a wedding. But just because I was leaving Wilmington, and driving nearly an hour and a half to my destination,…
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Special Olympics 2017

Wilmington Public Schools hosted its first ever Special Olympics on Thursday. Wow! What an event! For years, Wilmington students have been competing at an event in Lawrence. But by hosting it right here in town, more kids all of ages were able to participate. (Students from Burlington also took part.) Dozens of students ran track,…
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Election Day 2017

Election Day is this Saturday.  If you're still deciding who's going to get your votes, WCTV has got you covered. And once everything is tallied, we've got you covered for the results as well. Candidates Night was held at our studio two weeks ago. The debates featured all 3 candidates for Selectmen and all 6…
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Remembering Joanne Benton

I didn't personally know former school superintendent Joanne Benton, who passed away this week.  But I've heard and seen from the community how much she meant to educators, parents and even students during her tenure. Benton was named superintendent in 2007 and retired from the post in 2014.  Last fall, she was named interim superintendent…
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WCTV Scholarship

Each year, WCTV hands out scholarships to graduating Wilmington seniors, usually to students who are pursuing a degree in a communications field or who have spent time volunteering at the station throughout their high school tenure. The scholarship is up to $1,500 and is awarded after the student completes the first semester of college.  It…
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Candidates Night 2017

Candidates Night 2017 is quickly approaching. It's your best chance to hear from the candidates for Wilmington Selectmen and School Committee on the major issues ahead of the April 22nd town election. Candidates Night will be held on Tuesday, April 4th from WCTV's studio. The evening is sponsored by the Wilmington/Tewksbury Chamber of Commerce, WCTV,…
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New Ways To Watch WCTV

We are excited to announce two new ways to watch WCTV programming online.  They impact recent programs and archived content Video On Demand Looking for the most recent WCTV videos?  Whether it be a studio program, a Wilmington event or a municipal meeting, the place to find it is now WCTV.org (this website!)  Look for…
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New Podcast Details

Last year, WCTV launched a podcast studio to help producers create content specifically for that platform. What’s a podcast? The simplest explanation is that it’s radio on-demand. Rather than tuning into a radio station to hear your favorite shows, you can listen to them anytime as a program, usually through apps like SoundCloud or iTunes.…
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