Category Archives: Blog

A New Show is Born

Have you seen WCTV’s latest program “The Board Room”? Host “Ronny D.” is going to walk viewers through board and card games that aren’t as well-known as old favorites like Monopoly and Clue. His first show: a tutorial on “Odin’s Ravens”. You can watch the program at the bottom of this page and also click…
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ACM Conference: A Call to Action

This past week, the Alliance for Community Media (ACM) held its annual conference in Boston. The event is a big deal in the public access world, and was attended by more than 600 community media representatives from across the country, including some of us from Wilmington Community Television. There were a number of workshops and…
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National Night Out, Town Beach Day & More

This past Tuesday was National Night Out. The Wilmington Police Department held its event at Rotary Park. Our very own Joey DeSario was on the scene interviewing the Chief, and Tom Pazyra captured all the excitement of the night. Two days later, it was Town Beach Day at Silver Lake. Lisa Kapala went down with…
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Youth Workshops & Lots of Programming

We’ve reached halftime in our Youth Summer Workshops. Two weeks down and two to go (after taking next week off). If there was a way to keep score, I’d say we’re winning. When our Youth Outreach Coordinator Kaileigh Bernardo and I sat down a couple months ago to talk about our new expanded program (going…
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WHS Class of 2016 Video

WCTV has been hard at work covering the Class of 2016! Scroll below for Graduation (and clips), Scholarship Night and the 2016 Promenade. All the videos can be shared and downloaded. If you'd like a DVD copy of one or more programs, please contact Executive Director Shaun Neville at sneville@wctv.org. 2016 Wilmington High School Graduation…
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A New Tradition

Wilmington High School seniors will put on their caps and gowns this weekend and close out their time in the Wilmington school system. Graduation is Sunday at 2PM. You can watch it live on WCTV’s Public AND Education Channels: Comcast 9 & 99 / Verizon 37 & 39 / Online in HD: http://wctv.org/WCTV-E-Online. On Thursday,…
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Spring Concert Series

*Full disclosure: I’m a band nerd who played tuba at Wilmington High School and then later at Syracuse University. This week, WCTV wrapped up its coverage of what I’d refer to as Wilmington’s spring concert series. Over the course of three nights (1 in April, 2 in May), nearly a dozen groups performed at Wilmington…
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Lessons from Celtics Night

WCTV took part in a special event in Boston this week. The Celtics put together a “Video Producers of the Future” night at TD Garden on Wednesday evening. The event was targeted to kids of all ages, from middle school to college, and featured 5 speakers who have gone into the communications field. They included…
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Carnival, Curator and Kids

If you have watched Monday's entire Board of Selectmen meeting, give yourself a round of applause.  The meeting went for nearly 4 hours and touched on a number of town topics, including Town Meeting Day, Wilmington Little League and the Chamber of Commerce.  But the topic that drew the most attention (and the crowd) was…
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