local television 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 Ruth Lyons: First Lady of Television DVD http://wmub.org/post/ruth-lyons-first-lady-television-dvd <p>Last year’s acclaimed documentary,<a href="http://www.ruthlyonsdvd.com/Ruth_Lyons_DVD/Home.html"><strong> Ruth Lyons: First Lady of Television</strong></a>, is back out on DVD for the holiday season. The proceeds from the sales of the DVD all benefit the<a href="http://www.wlwt.com/news/entertainment/Ruth-Lyons-Share-A-Gift-Touch-A-Life/-/9837584/16847402/-/penu0wz/-/index.html"><strong> Ruth Lyon’s Children's Fund</strong></a>. Fri, 14 Dec 2012 05:32:00 +0000 Lee Hay & Lee Hay 6965 at http://wmub.org Ruth Lyons: First Lady of Television DVD