This Week on TV: Daily News in Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Portuguese, and more.

This Week on TV: Daily News in Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Portuguese, and more.

A brand new schedule debuts on Channel 96 this week.

  • Posted on: 20 March 2017
  • By: lily

Channel 96's daily schedule now features News and Current Events in Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Chinese, and more.

Watch daily broadcasts in Arabic: Mondays - Fridays 3-4pm and Mondays - Sundays 2:30-3:30am, Chinese: Mondays - Fridays 8-9pm, Mondays - Sundays 12:30-1:30am, and Portuguese: Mondays - Sundays 11pm-midnight and 5:30-6:30am.

Also, broadcasts from Cuba, Africa, Venezuela, Montreal, Greece, Mexico, Spain, and France - daily times listed on our full TV Schedule.

Also daily, watch Rompeviento TV broadcasts from Mexico City: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 1-3pm, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays 6-8pm, and Sundays 9-11pm.

Also on Channel 96, from producers local to Massachusetts, Bate Papo com Shirley is a monthly talk show in Portuguese with Host Shirley Farber. Watch Thursdays at 4pm and Fridays at 9pm. And in Spanish, Colores Latinos educates and informs the Hispanic community about health, school programs, cultural events, and more - new episodes monthly. Watch Thursdays at 9pm and Saturdays at 11am.

Visit for a list of all regular broadcasts in Spanish, and for a list of all regular broadcasts in Portuguese.

Heavy Leather Topless Dance Party, now playing on Channel 8

The Heavy Leather Topless Dance Party series has been called a "Circus of Anarchy"! Every week, Ken (aka Sleazegrinder), co-host Foxxy Chrome, Strange Fuzz (the most dangerous band in town) and comedian/announcer, Todd Clay are joined by rock bands, comics and other miscreants for the best hour of entertainment on public access television! Watch on Channel 8, Tuesdays at 1:30pm, Thursdays at 10:30pm, and Saturdays at 1am. This week only, catch up on back episodes with mini-marathons: Mon. Mar. 20 at 5pm, Tue. Mar. 21 at 11am, Thu. Mar. 23 at 11am, Fri. Mar. 24 at 10pm, and Sun. Mar. 26 at 9pm.

If you enjoy the show, also tune in for the SLEAZEGRINDER Super Show, live every Monday beginning at 5:30pm on Channel 9.

On March 1, MA State Representative Marjorie Decker hosted a Town Hall meeting discussing health care at the Cambridge City-Wide Senior Center.

Speakers at the Mar. 1 Cambridge Town Hal Meeting included Decker, Dr. Jennifer Childs-Roshak, and John McDonough. Watch the meeting during CCTV's Local Issues and Events block this week on Channel 8, Tue. Mar. 21 at 4:55pm, Wed. Mar. 22 at 5pm, and Sat. Mar. 25 at 4:55pm. On Sun. Mar. 26, the Mar. 1 Town Hall and the preceding one (which was held on February 8) will play back to back, beginning at 11am.

This weekend's marathon on Channel 9 will feature performances by local bands and musicians.

Watch Fri. Mar 24 6-9pm, Sat. Mar. 25 noon-midnight, and Sun. Mar. 26 12-4pm.