This Week on TV: Special Halloween Programming

This Week on TV: Special Halloween Programming

Tune into channel 8 from 8-9PM for a special Halloween Broadcast!

  • Posted on: 30 October 2018
  • By: Ella

New on CCTV Channel 8 this week!

New From our Members

CCTV Primetime! Beginning Studio Production Presents : Jeb Bush Orchestra from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo.

Beginning Studio Productions: Jeb Bush Orchestra
Produced by the students in attendance of Beginning Studio Productions
Tue/Thu/Sun @ 7PM
Wed/Fri at 11AM


Good News Minute #3
A news show about recent events in clean energy and sustainability.
Kael Randall
Tue/Thu/Sun @ 7:40PM
Wed/Fri at 11:40AM


Series of Interviews of municipal officials and residents educate about stormwater pollution.
Mystic River Watershed Association
Tue @12:40PM & @ 7:50PM
Wed @ 11:50AM
Thu @ 12:40PM & 7:50PM
Fri @ 11:50AM & 11:40PM
Sun @11:40PM & 7:50PM
Tue-Sat @ 5:15PM


Grolier Poetry Book Shop
The oldest continuous poetry book shop in the US. Listen in 2002 as a "Poetry Landmark" by the AC American Poets. This documentary unpacks the Grolier's rich history and current transformation.
Olivia Huang
Tue/Thu/Sun @ 8PM
Wed/Fri @ 12PM

New From our Staff

Activist Afternoons | CCTV Cambridge News from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo.

Activist Afternoons - CCTV Cambridge News
Every Sunday from 4-6pm, a group of volunteers meet in Central square to campaign for an array of causes. The event is called Activist Afternoons, and it aims to make it easier for volunteers and organizers to work on issues. Attendees range from first-time volunteers to lifelong activists.
Find out more at: facebook.com/ActivistAfternoons/
Tue-Sat @ 5PM

Smoke This Ribfest 2018 from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo.

Smoke This Rib Fest 2018
The East Cambridge Business Association hosted their annual Smoke This Ribfest, allowing for restaurants to give out samplings of their ribs in a competition to see who has the best rib in Cambridge. The event was filmed by Rachel Alatalo and Tricia Bitetto.
Tue-Sat @5:05 PM


PSA Day Cambridge Senior Center
Each year, during PSA DAY, CCTV records 30 second public service announcements for Cambridge nonprofits. This entry is for the Cambridge Senior Center and features Pamela Howard.
Tue-Sat @ 5:10PM


Race Recovery Discussion Series
Hosted by the Cambridge Health Alliance, The Race Recovery Series was created as a result of years of discussions between black leaders looking to celebrate and examine the triumphs of the black community against the backdrop of racism. The discussions provide a space for examination and interpretation of
healthy responses to racial stress for individuals of color. This entry discussed the issue of violence and its relevance to race: the persistence of it, the permission for it and the problems from it.
The event took place at the Cambridge Public Library and was filmed by Rock Louis.
Wed-Fri @ 5:20PM

New From Outside Members

Dream Big: Justice for All from Cambridge Community Television on Vimeo.

Dream Big - Justice For All
On October 23, 2018, the Cambridge Public library hosted Dream Big: Justice For All, a conversation about educational justice in prisons.
The guests included the Honorable Leslie E. Harris, Associate Justice, Dorchester Juvenile Court, Suffolk County (retired); Elizabeth Hinton, author, historian, Associate Professor, Department of History & Department of African and African American Studies, Harvard University; and Michelle Kuo, author of Reading with Patrick, Assistant Professor in the History, Law and Society Program, American University in Paris.Kim McLarin, Associate Professor, Emerson College, author and regular guest on WGBH-TV's Basic Black, moderated the panel discussion and guided the community discussion that followed.
The event was filmed by Avery Dwyer and Malcolm Sullivan and was edited by Tricia Bitetto.
Tue/Thu @ 11AM
Fri/Sun @ 10PM


An Interview with Vincent Dixon
General Election Candidate, for Governor’s Council, in the Sixth Councillor District.
BNN News
Tue/Thu @ 12:45PM
Fri/Sun @11:45PM


Wednesday Halloween
CCTV Halloween 2018 Programming!
8-9PM on Channel 8

New Series Alert!


Greater Boson Podcast: An Audio Drama
A fictional podcast about the Boston area, community set in a slightly fantastical Boston.
Alexander Danner
Tuesdays @ 1:30PM & Sundays @ 6PM


MisterDirect's Real Talk™
MisterDirect's Real Talk is a platform of shows discussing everything from Pop Culture, to Dating, Politics and more. The show is hosted by the creator of the series MisterDirect. Real People + Real Conversation = Real Talk. "MisterDirect's Real Talk.
Marklyn T. Johnson
Wednesdays @ 12AM, & Saturdays at 8:30PM


AM Garden Show
Live Music Performance & interviews.
Alessio Miraglia
Mondays @ 9:30AM & Saturdays @ 9:30PM


Music Mania TV
Urban music videos, local concerts, and famous artist interviews.
Cedric Arno
Mondays @ 10AM & Thursdays @ 2PM

New Live Series


Mind Body Healing
This program is about awareness of mind-body healing. It encourages people to think positive if they are experiencing any illness.
Ronald Benjamin
Mondays @ 6:30 PM on Channel 9


AroundTheBlock.TV
Interviewing guests who are not always covered by major media. Start up founders and philanthropists in Blockchain.
Henry Moodie
Fridays @ 3PM on Channel 9


Weekend Marathon on Channel 9
A premiere cable TV broadcast of CCTV's
Women Retrospective.
Films made by and about Women, for everyone!
Fri 10/26 6-9PM
Sat 10/27 12PM - Midnight
Sun 10/28 12-4PM


30th Anniversary Marathon: 30 Years in 30 Weeks!
Catch CCTV Programming Highlights Circa 2010

Channel 8 Fridays 8 AM - 11 AM & Sunday 12 PM - 3 PM
Channel 9 Monday 12 AM - 3 AM & Saturday 12 PM - 3 PM
Channel 96 Tuesdays 8 AM - 11 AM & Thursday 8 AM - 11 AM