This Week on TV: Highlights Gallery

Apr 6, 2017 This weekend, tune in to Channel 9 for a Folk Music marathon, Friday 6-9pm, Saturday noon-midnight, and Sunday 12-4pm. A Conversation with Betsy Siggins, on the old Harvard Square folk scene, took place this past November. Watch, Fri. Apr. 14 at 6pm, Sat. Apr. 15 at 12pm, and Sun. Apr. 16 at 12pm. Then, legendary Pete Seeger and his sister Peggy Seeger, live in concert in 2011, Fri. Apr. 14 at... more
Mar 30, 2017 During this weekend's marathon on Channel 9, Friday 6-9pm, Saturday noon-midnight, and Sunday 12-4pm: Watch documentaries made by Cambridge high school students in CCTV's Fall 2016 Youth Media Program, Fri. Apr. 7 at 6pm, Sat. Apr. 8 at 12pm, and Sun. Apr. 9 at 12pm, and from CCTV's Summer 2016 Youth Media Program, Fri. at 6:20 and Sat. at 12:20pm. A showcase of work by Cambridge teens at the... more
Mar 22, 2017 Watch pre-opening night footage at the new Sonia Nightclub in Central Square, #whatImake Episode 12 featuring farmer Roy Nilson, and Sleepwalking, an acoustic music video by Josue Cardoza. These and more of the Newest Videos by Cambridge Producers, on Channel 8: Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at 7pm, and Wednesday and Friday at 11am. Going Postal: Stamps & History is a series by Cambridge... more
Mar 20, 2017 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,... more
Mar 8, 2017 On Channel 9 this weekend, visit favorite Cambridge spots past and present, during a Local Business marathon. Friday Mar. 17 6-9pm, Saturday Mar. 18 noon-midnight, and Sunday Mar. 19 12-4pm: Meet up-and-coming Cambridge entrepreneurs such as soapmakers The Beefcake Boys, furniture movers the Barnes Brothers, and J. Shia of Madhouse Motors - Fri. at 6pm, Sat. at 12pm and 11:16pm, and Sun. at 11:... more
Mar 3, 2017 In the wake of Trump's actions against Immigrant and Muslim folks, Cambridge held a Unity Rally outside City Hall on February 6 and a citywide Town Hall Discussion on February 8. Watch the Unity Rally event on Channel 8 Tue. Mar. 7 at 4:55pm, Thu. Mar. 9 at 5pm, Fri. Mar. 10 at 5pm. Watch the Town Hall discussion hosted by State Representative Marjorie Decker, Raahsan Hall of the ACLU (American... more
Feb 27, 2017 Join CCTV for a Women's History Month marathon on Channel 9, Fri. Mar. 3 6-9 p.m., Sat. Mar. 4 noon-midnight, and Sun. Mar. 5 12-4 p.m. Included in the weekend's line-up of programs... A discussion on Cambridge Women's Heritage with NeighborMedia reporter Siobhan Bredin; Sarah Burks of the Cambridge Historical Commission; Mary Leno, a former city employee with the Women's Heritage Commission; and... more
Feb 19, 2017 Watch all eleven episodes of #whatImake to date, Sunday Feb. 19 6-7 p.m., Monday Feb. 20 10-11a.m., Tuesday Feb. 21 10-11 p.m., and Saturday Feb. 25 at 12 p.m. on Channel 8. The Charles River Conservancy with guest Charles Sullivan of the Cambridge Historical Commission Renata von Tscharner, founder and president of the Charles River Conservancy, hosts a live show every Second and Fourth... more
Feb 13, 2017 Climate and the environment is the theme this week on Channel 9, during CCTV's Weekend Marathon Friday 6-9 p.m., Saturday noon-midnight, and Sunday 12-6 p.m. This week features a recent Climate Action Hands On presentation at MIT, hosted by the Home Energy Efficiency Team - with a series of speakers discussing climate change - on Fri. Feb. 17 at 6 p.m., Sat. Feb. 18 at noon, and Sun. Feb. 19 at... more
Feb 5, 2017 In a Moving Image Portrait of his mom and dad, Cambridge producer Boris Masis talks with his parents, capturing the early days of their lives and the story of how they met. In Russian with English subtitles - 6 p.m. Fri. Feb. 10, 5:30 p.m. Sat. Feb. 11, and 1:35 p.m. Sun. Feb. 12. In Grandma In Love by Cambridge producer Samantha Bruce, a grandmother discovers unexpected romance - much to the... more
Jan 30, 2017 Highlights from this weekend's Black History Month programming on Channel 9 include: From Block Starz Media, In The Hour of Chaos is a documentary about the life and times of Reverend Martin Luther King, Sr. (1899-1984) and the King family history. Watch on Fri. Feb. 3 at 6:05pm, Sat. Feb. 4 at 12pm. Also from the Block Starz team, Oscar Micheaux: The Czar of Black Hollywood chronicles the life... more
Jan 23, 2017 The Vienna Project - This past November, the Cambridge Public Library hosted a presentation: “The Vienna Project: Building inclusive communities." Featured speaker, Karen Frostig, Director, Producer, and lead Artist for “The Vienna Project” is the daughter of a Holocaust survivor, granddaughter of Holocaust victims, and holds dual citizenship with the United States and the Republic of Austria.... more
Jan 18, 2017 Inauguration Day and DC Women's March Specials from Democracy Now! this weekend here on CCTV Tune in for a special broadcast from Democracy Now! on the day of the Presidential Inauguration, Fri. Jan. 20 3-10pm on Channel 8. The day's regular broadcasts of Democracy Now! will still play as usual on Channel 9, 8-9am, 12-1pm, and 9-10pm. More special broadcasts for the DC Women's March Sat. Jan. 21... more
Jan 16, 2017 This weekend on Channel 9, watch a Marathon of Classical Music by performers here in Cambridge, MA. Cambridge Community Chorus held their Annual Fall Concert last month at the Kresge Auditorium at MIT. Watch the performance: Fri. Jan. 20 at 6pm Sat. Jan. 21 at 12pm. Plus, catch past Cambridge Community Chorus programs: Sat. Jan. 21 at 9pm. Also included in the program, an evening of... more
Jan 9, 2017 The program includes a new episode of the Beyond Boston series: Hosted by DigBoston editor and Boston Institute for Nonprofit Journalism (BINJ) co-founder Chris Faraone, Beyond Boston is a monthly regional news magazine spotlighting reporting from Boston, MA area community access centers. The latest episode focuses on housing, homelessness and advocacy organizations who help to make differences... more
Jan 2, 2017 A new film, presented by the 2016 Boston Palestine Film Festival and the Media Education Foundation: The Occupation of the American Mind: Israel's Public Relations War In the United States - Produced by the Media Education Foundation and featured as a part of the 2016 Boston Palestine Film Festival, this film unpacks Israel's ongoing military occupation of Palestinian territory and its repeated... more
Dec 27, 2016 New videos by producers here in Cambridge, MA play each week on Channel 8: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at 7pm, and Wednesdays and Fridays at 11am This week, tune in for two live studio performances from local bands: Pill Book is a grunge/alt band from nearby Chelsea, featuring Aaron Garcia, Edwin Alvarez and Randy Aguilar. Their performance was recorded by the latest CCTV's Primetime!... more
Dec 19, 2016 Celebrate Christmas and Hannukah with CCTV on Channel 9 this weekend Friday Dec. 23 6-9pm, Saturday Dec. 24 12pm-midnight, and Sunday Dec. 25 12pm-4:30pm the program includes: A full rendition of Handel’s Messiah, performed by Cambridge Community Chorus - Saturday Dec. 24 12-2pm. More holiday concerts from Cambridge Community Chorus are scheduled Friday Dec. 23 6-7:25pm and Saturday Dec. 24 8:... more
Dec 13, 2016 This week, during CCTV’s Local Issues and Events block – On Channel 8, Mondays-Thursdays and Saturdays at 5pm Building Old Cambridge: On November 17th 2016, the Cambridge Historical Commission gave a talk about their new book, Building Old Cambridge: Architecture and Development, discussing the history of Cambridge’s buildings and the city itself. Watch Wednesday Dec. 14 at 6:28pm and Saturday... more
Dec 5, 2016 Boston Rock Opera and G-Rock collaborated last month to put on a fabulous rendition of HAIR: The Musical at ONCE Ballroom in Somerville. A live recording of the full show debuts this week on Channel 8. Watch Tuesday Dec. 6 at 7pm, Wednesday Dec. 7 at 8am, Thursday Dec. 8 at 1pm, Saturday Dec. 10 at 1am, and Sunday Dec. 11 at 12pm. Additional times next week on Channel 9: Friday Dec. 16 at 6pm... more
Nov 28, 2016 CCTV’s Local Issues and Events block - every Monday-Thursday and Saturday at 5pm on Channel 8 - features recent happenings in our community. On November 3, the Cambridge Public Library hosted The Vienna Project: Building Inclusive Communities. The event's featured speaker, Karen Frostig, Director, Producer, and lead Artist for “The Vienna Project,” is the daughter of a Holocaust survivor,... more