Latest Comcast SportsNet Northwest Stories

2010-08-25 12:00:00

LIVERMORE, Calif., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast Hometown Network www.comcasthometown.com (CHN), Comcast's regional cable network covering Northern and Central California, today announced that it will televise 10 high school football games as part of its continually-expanding Comcast Hometown Sports (CHS) programming (see complete schedule below). The games will be available on Channel 104 to all Comcast digital cable customers throughout Northern and Central California. The...

2010-08-13 13:40:00

BEAVERTON, Ore., Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Comcast announced today that it is expanding the number of movie choices offered On Demand more than 450% by adding nearly 9,000 movie titles. This brings more than 11,000 total movie choices to Oregon and SW Washington customers monthly, featuring thousands of movies from every genre including comedy, action, drama, independent, classics and documentaries - with 3,000 available in HD. The expanded movie offering brings the total number...

2010-06-28 07:30:00

LOS ANGELES, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Coalition of African American Owned Media (NCAAOM) filed an opposition to the Comcast-NBCU merger for its non-existent carriage of 100% African American owned channels widely distributed on its platform to approximately 24 million homes. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100628/LA27343LOGO) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100628/LA27343LOGO) Stanley E. Washington, NCAAOM President & CEO stated, "The time has...

2010-06-07 11:03:00

LOS ANGELES, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Coalition of African-American Owned Media (NCAAOM) further denounced Comcast for its non-existent carriage of 100% African-American owned channels on its nationwide platforms (approximately 24 million homes) and underscored its opposition to the Comcast-NBCU merger unless specific ownership conditions are enforced by the FCC and DOJ. In a recent LA Times article dated April 27, 2010, Stanley E. Washington, NCAAOM President & CEO...

2010-02-03 10:46:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- As Hoosiers prepare to cheer on the Indianapolis Colts against the New Orleans Saints in Super Bowl XLIV this Sunday, Comcast today announced that it is pulling out all the stops to meet increased consumer demand for a High-Definition (HD) viewing experience of the big game. On Saturday, February 6, Comcast will be extending hours at select customer service centers across the state to give Colts fans extra time to pick up a HD cable box before Sunday...

2009-11-18 12:22:00

BOSTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast, one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communications, today announced the start of another season of Celtics On Demand in partnership with the Boston Celtics and Comcast SportsNet, once again delivering Celtics fans wall-to-wall coverage of the team, ranging from behind-the-scenes features to entire game replays. The new season of Celtics On Demand returns exclusively to Comcast to put fans in control and give them...

2009-09-11 12:54:00

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast digital subscribers in the Golden State will be able to wake up to MSNBC's popular news program, "Morning Joe," every weekday from 6 a.m. - 9 a.m. (PT) on the Comcast Hometown Network (http://comcasthometown.com/ Channel 104), Comcast's regional cable network covering Northern and Central California, beginning September 18, 2009. Currently, "Morning Joe," co-hosted by Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski and Willie Geist, airs throughout...

2009-09-10 14:27:00

MIAMI, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spanish Broadcasting System (NASDAQ: SBSA) ("SBS") announced today that Mega TV is broadcasting its entire primetime programming lineup in high-definition (HD) on Comcast cable systems in South Florida. The addition of Mega TV HD on Comcast will allow residents in South Florida to view and experience Mega TV's popular and originally produced primetime programs in the dynamically enhanced HD format. Recently, Mega TV began broadcasting its...

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