PBS http://wmub.org en History and Future of Public Television http://wmub.org/post/history-and-future-public-television <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Public television started out as a means to take advantage of the new “electronic blackboard” to educate viewers.&nbsp; Today, thanks to advances in technology, programming, distribution and production, public media has extended its reach, and its importance, as it continues to inform, as well as entertain and engage its audience. Wed, 22 Jan 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 22057 at http://wmub.org History and Future of Public Television Jessica Fellowes, Downton Abbey Book Author http://wmub.org/post/jessica-fellowes-downton-abbey-book-author <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Much to the delight of fans, Season 4 of <a href="http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/downtonabbey/" target="_blank">Downton Abbey</a> is now airing Sunday nights on PBS. Wed, 22 Jan 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 22058 at http://wmub.org Jessica Fellowes, Downton Abbey Book Author Antiques Roadshow from Cincinnati http://wmub.org/post/antiques-roadshow-cincinnati <p>After several months of editing, it is time for the Cincinnati editions of <a href="http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/roadshow/"><strong>Antiques Roadshow</strong></a> on <strong>PBS</strong> to begin airing. Thousands of people waited hours to have their possessions appraised, and starting Monday evening, viewers can see some of the highlights of the show’s visit to the <strong>Duke Energy Convention Center</strong>. Tana Weingartner sits down with the show’s executive producer, <strong>Marsha Bemko</strong>, to get a few hints on what to look for as well as some items that just didn’t make the cut. Cincinnati will be featured in three episodes of <strong>Antiques Roadshow</strong> on April 1, April 8 and April 15.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 05:31:25 +0000 Tana Weingartner 10787 at http://wmub.org Antiques Roadshow from Cincinnati Antiques Roadshow announces air dates http://wmub.org/post/antiques-roadshow-announces-air-dates <p>The popular PBS/WGBS program Antiques Roadshow is announcing the air dates for several programs filmed in Cincinnati earlier this year.</p><p>The three Cincinnati Roadshow episodes will air as follows:</p><p><br>Hour 1: April 1, 2013, at 8pm<br>Hour 2: April 8, 2013, at 8pm<br>Hour 3: April 15, 2013, at 8pm</p><p>CET and ThinkTV16 will carry all three episodes at the schedule dates and times.</p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 15:10:02 +0000 Tana Weingartner 5420 at http://wmub.org Antiques Roadshow announces air dates