CCTV's Weekly Entertainment Highlights Gallery

This Week on TV: Meet Deputy Superintendent Pauline Wells

  • Posted on: 30 December 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Wells has spent 25 years as a female police officer on the Cambridge force.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights January 1 - 7

D.S. Wells discusses her life as an officer - and her hopes for the Cambridge police department going forward.

Lady Cop is an intimate interview with one of Cambridge's finest - by NeighborMedia journalist Kristina Kehrer.

This Week on TV: Choral Music for the holidays and beyond

  • Posted on: 20 December 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Handel's Messiah, Monteverdi Madrigals, and more.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights December 25 - 31

Ring in the new year with choral music by Cambridge Community Chorus and other local ensembles

Available to watch online - Cambridge Community Chorus' Holiday Concert 2015, and, The Cherry Street Singers perform Monteverdi Madrigals - just a couple of the many wonderful performances you will catch on TV this weekend.

This Week on TV: New Development + Affordable Homes - Are they mutually exclusive?

  • Posted on: 17 December 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
The controvasial Mass & Main development project is now underway in Central Square.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights December 18 - 24

CCTV's Zip Doc class interviews those who live and work in Cambridge to document the varied perspectives on the controversial Mass & Main development currently happening in Central Square in Mass and Strain - produced by Brad Glanden, David Day, Ebi Poweigha, Phil Kongtcheu, Alex Dewart, and Peter Ellis.

This Week on TV: Rock Legend Tom Petty, Remembered

  • Posted on: 7 December 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Boston Globe rock critic Steve Morse and NeighborMedia reporter Kristina Kehrer reflect on the lfie of Rock Legend Tom Petty.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights December 11 - 17

This One's For Tom Petty Fans is a conversation with Boston Globe rock critic Steve Morse and NeighborMedia reporter Kristina Kehrer - about the recently departed Tom Petty.

This Week on TV: You're Probably Racist - Episode One

  • Posted on: 1 December 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Watch "Bring It On," Episode One of a new series by producer Peter Septoff


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights December 4 - 10

Bring It On is the first episode of the new series - You're Probably Racist - by producer Peter Septoff, in which local comedians Sam Ike and Kenice Mobley hilariously review hit movies of the past with an eye towards racist tropes.

This Week on TV: An announcement from the CRLS Black Student Union

  • Posted on: 23 November 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Watch Cambridge Stands Up For the Anthem: An Announcement by the CRLS Black Student Union


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights November 27 - December 3

The Cambridge Stands Up PSA project (centered on the national anthem, police brutality, and race) was designed to spark an educational lesson void of divisive language stemming from adults and centered on having children express how people, of any background, can learn how to better discuss and support one another.

This Week on TV: Meet Christos the Cobbler of Felix Shoe Repair in Harvard Square

  • Posted on: 16 November 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Christos shares his life story as an immigrant from Greece - as well as his thoughts on shoes.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights November 20 - 26

WATCH: The newest content from Cambridge producers plays each week on Channel 8, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays at 7pm and Wednesdays and Fridays at 11am.

This Week on TV: ELECTION DAY LIVE COVERAGE

  • Posted on: 2 November 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Tuesday November 7 is Cambridge Municipal Election Day. New City Council and School Committee members will be selected.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights November 6 -12

Tuesday November 7 is Election Day. Tune in to Channel 8 on Election Night, where CCTV is broadcasting live from the Central Square Senior Center as the votes for City Council and School Committee come in.

This Week on TV: The past, present, and future of Biotech in Cambridge

  • Posted on: 28 October 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Made in Cambridge: What's Happening in Kendall Square? is a two-part symposium hosted by the Cambridge Historical Society


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights October 30 - November 5

Made in Cambridge: What's Happening in Kendall Square, the first installment in a two part symposium hosted by the Cambridge Historical Society, took place at the Cambridge Public Library on October 2, 2017.

This Week on TV: Spooky stories, haunted houses, horror shorts and more.

  • Posted on: 20 October 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Leading up to Halloween, this weekend's marathon on Channel 9 features a spooky mix by local video producers.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights October 23 - 29

Learn about witches in Cambridge's own Harvard Square, in short documentary The Unseen Winthrop Square.

This Week on TV: Featuring all-new City Hour blocks, Tuesdays and Saturdays at 4pm

  • Posted on: 13 October 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
City Hour from the City of Cambridge features short videos on city programs and initiatives.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights October 16 - 22

Watch City Hour blocks to learn more about programs and initiatives by the City of Cambridge

This Week on TV: No Jargon is a weekly podcast featuring top scholars on politics, policy problems & social issues facing the nation.

  • Posted on: 7 October 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
The program celebrated 100 episodes with a live show at the Wimberly Theater in Boston.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights October 9 - 15

On Tuesday, September 12, at 7pm, the No Jargon Podcast hosted their first ever live recording to celebrate their 100th Episode, the "Divided States of America." The event took place at the Wimberly Theater in Boston and was filmed by Avery Dwyer.

This Week on TV: City Council Candidates speak to climate resilience

  • Posted on: 20 September 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
This week, find out where each City Council candidate stands on issues pertaining to climate and the environment.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights September 25 - October 1

Green Cambridge will hold a candidates forum Tuesday at 6:30pm.

The Green Cambridge Climate Resiliency Candidates Forum will take place Tuesday, September 26, 6:30pm-9pm, at the Cambridge Senior Center, 806 Mass. Ave. Watch live on CCTV Channel 8 and via live stream on CCTV's Facebook.

This Week on TV: A day in the life of an out-of-work clown

  • Posted on: 24 August 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Plus, short film Burning Bridges, this year's Galluccio Sports Breakfast, and a food-appreciation weekend marathon.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights August 28 - September 3

Man Plans, God Laughs is a new short from produced Craig Hard - get a glimpse at a day in the life of an out-of-work clown.

Also new this week, a quick report by Emmanuel Vincent on Social Media's Influence on teens today.

This Week on TV: What Makes Cambridge Laugh?

  • Posted on: 16 August 2017
  • By: lily
Summary: 
Students in CCTV's latest ZipDocs Class decided to investigate a funner side of our city.


This Week on CCTV: TV Highlights August 21 - 27

In an atmosphere full of negative news and current events, students in CCTV's latest ZipDocs Documentary Production Class decided to focus their investigations on a more cheerful topic: What makes Cambridge Laugh? Watch the resulting short documentary, produced by Sara Pagiaro, Lars Wicklund, Alyssa McClure, Truett Killian, Hetal Shah, Brian Gale, Elysia Chandler, and Kebrewosen Densamo, with instruction from John Dorn.

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