Monthly Archives: March, 2017


This Week on Cycle of Health, 03/16/17

Published - March 13, 2017

On the next Cycle of Health: Meet the widow of a man who participated in a trial to discover why she still calls the medicine a success. A therapist reveals how she managed her emotions while in a trial treatment center for breast cancer. Are collegians targeted for tests? We’ll find out! Worries about your weight, cholesterol, or migraines? How trials can help you get treatment for free. Watch Cycle of Health on Thursday at 8 p.m. on WCNY

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The 46ers documentary to premiere Nov. 13 on WCNY

Published - March 10, 2017

WCNY, Central New York’s multimedia asset, announced today it will premiere “The 46ers” November 13 on WCNY. The 46ers is a feature film that captures the imagination and inspiration of those who make scaling the 46 Adirondack Mountain High Peaks in northern New York State a life-changing experience in their lives. The film provides an introduction to the men and women of the Adirondack 46ers Club, a group that supports the hiking of the high peaks in summer and winter from places such as Mount Marcy, the place from which Director Blake Cortright drew inspiration for the film. As spectacular

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The 46ers premieres November 13 on WCNY

Published - March 10, 2017

The 46ers is a feature film that captures the imagination and inspiration of those who make scaling the 46 Adirondack Mountain High Peaks in northern New York State a life-changing experience in their lives.

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WCNY announces Makers: Women Who Make America honorees

Published - March 10, 2017

WCNY is proud to announce its Makers: Women Who Make America honorees. Ten women were honored at the March 10, 2017 award ceremony held at the Women’s Rights Historical Park in Seneca Falls. The awards are sponsored by the Lockheed Martin Employees’ Federated Fund. Diana Abdella, Onondaga County Veterans Event Organizer Abdella plans and executes the CNY Veterans Parade and Expo in Syracuse. The event is attended by thousands, and has grown to be an outstanding community demonstration of gratitude for the military services of veterans for the past nine years. The event also provides information about services and jobs

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WCNY Art Tee

Published - March 8, 2017

WCNY wants to connect members to some of the incredible design talent found in our region. To do this, we’re unveiling the stylish & comfy Art Tee, also one of WCNY’s newest member benefits. Each year we offer a beautiful new design inspired by the mission of WCNY. This year, we could not resist offering the very first design opportunity to our own Teresa Pesenti, senior designer at WCNY. A graduate of Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts, you’ll see Teresa’s designs in our magazine, advertising, branding and more. Outside work, her other passion is fashion, so she

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PBS NewsHour

Published - March 8, 2017

For 35 years, millions of Americans and citizens of the world have turned to MacNeil/Lehrer Productions for the solid, reliable reporting that has made the PBS NewsHour one of the most trusted news programs in television. Airs weeknights at 7 p.m. on WCNY.

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Nationwide survey confirms PBS and Member Stations are America’s most trusted institution for the 14th consecutive year

Published - March 8, 2017

Nationwide survey confirms PBS and Member Stations are America’s most trusted institution for the 14th consecutive year Annual Survey Also Ranks PBS KIDS as the #1 Educational Media Brand for Children   For the 14th consecutive year, a nationwide study recently confirmed that PBS and its member stations are rated #1 in public trust among nationally known institutions. In addition, the same survey found that parents rank PBS KIDS as the #1 educational media brand for children, significantly outscoring cable and commercial broadcast television networks. The national poll was created by the research team at PBS and was conducted by

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This Week on Insight, 03/10/17

Published - March 7, 2017

On the next Insight: The long walk to school in Syracuse: Trips by foot that take more than half an hour are the norm for some children. Advocates are stepping up their campaign to find more transportation for students. How that group, “2 miles too far” goes the distance to make the walk to classes easier. Watch Friday at 9 p.m. on WCNY

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March 12, 2017: Voices Raised

Published - March 6, 2017

“The evening sings in a voice of amber, the dawn is surely coming.” – Al Stewart   There is something special about women’s voices coming together and creating music. Whether it is a group of women circled around singing simple melodies, or a professional choir performing complex rhythms and harmonies, their combined voices and spirits turn into something nearly magical. On this episode of Feminine Fusion, we’ll hear from women’s choruses around the world.   “Voices Raised” Traditional: Invitatory Surrexit Dominus Benedictine Nuns of Notre Dame “Voices: Chant from Avignon” Decca Records Liisa Matevinen: Lemmen Nosto (Evoking Love) Philomela Female

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This Week on SciTech Now 03/09/17

Published - March 3, 2017

On the next edition of SciTech Now: Rediscovering sustainable agriculture through ancient technology. How origami saves lives, tech for civic good, and finally, a robot that wins every game of rock paper scissors. Watch SciTech Now on Thursday at 8:30 p.m. on WCNY

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This Week on Cycle of Health, 03/09/17

Published - March 3, 2017

On the next Cycle of Health: Where are they now? Ride along with melanoma survivor Brandon O’Meal, whose renewed focus on friends and family cycles into a new stage. Catch up with family caregiver Roseanne Suskin, who’s helping others after years of helping her mom. And, swing into Erin Scala’s world as her failing sight opens her eyes to big adventures and new beginnings. Watch Cycle of Health on Thursday at 8 p.m. on WCNY

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Nationwide survey confirms PBS and Member Stations are America’s most trusted institution for the 14th consecutive year

Published - March 2, 2017

Nationwide survey confirms PBS and Member Stations are America’s most trusted institution for the 14th consecutive year Annual Survey Also Ranks PBS KIDS as the #1 Educational Media Brand for Children For the 14th consecutive year, a nationwide study recently confirmed that PBS and its member stations are rated #1 in public trust among nationally known institutions. In addition, the same survey found that parents rank PBS KIDS as the #1 educational media brand for children, significantly outscoring cable and commercial broadcast television networks. The national poll was created by the research team at PBS and was conducted by telephone

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Wee Bit O Murder

Published - March 1, 2017

Someone has stolen the pot of gold and now you and all the other leprechauns of Clover Union Local Number 7 have your tails in a spin. The president of your local, Jimmy Jack Daniels O’Toole, is demanding that you get over to the pub as fast as your feet can go. If the International Fellowship of Little Knickers finds out about this, you’ll all be turned into garden gnomes! See more

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