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2014-09-15 08:26:38

13 action-packed episodes premiere on public television beginning October 11, 2014 (check local listings) BOSTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rough Cut - Woodworking with Tommy Mac, WGBH's Emmy-nominated woodworking series, is back for a 5(th) season and Tommy is going all out on big projects! Join him for 13 new episodes beginning Saturday, October 11 (check local listings) on public television, and watch as he turns unusual design inspiration into easy-to-follow...

2013-05-14 23:03:33

Capcitron creates the Firefly Pick, a portable light show synchronized to music as it is being played. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Whether music is performed on a stage in front of thousands of people or on a couch with close friends, rhythm is an essential part of the experience. Many guitarists make use of complex and expensive lighting equipment to emphasize the rhythm, but such equipment is often impractical. The Firefly Pick, a recently launched Kickstarter project,...

2011-06-06 10:57:00

Recommendation to be reviewed and voted on by NJ state legislature within 15 days TRENTON, N.J., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a press conference today, Governor Chris Christie announced his recommendation that WNET, parent company of award-winning public television stations THIRTEEN and WLIW21, be selected to provide programming and services to New Jersey Network (NJN). The Governor's office began looking for alternative operating models for the state's only public...

2009-01-27 13:59:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a time of great change for America's local public television stations, the Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) has chosen long-time media advocate Lawrence R. Sidman as president and CEO. Sidman's vision, judgment, leadership ability, and longtime commitment to public television stations and the communities they serve make him the right person to lead public television into its digital future. Sidman is leaving his partnership...

2008-10-17 09:00:14

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirteen/WNET and WLIW21, New York television stations of public media company of WNET.ORG, will draw more than 8,000 educators to the 2009 Celebration of Teaching & Learning, the nation's premier professional development conference taking place March 6-7, 2009 in New York City at the Hilton New York. Designed for K-12 educators, academics and policy makers, this year's conference will once again present worldwide trends in instruction, education policy...

2008-08-22 12:00:26

Janome America, Inc., a leading manufacturer of home sewing machines, is set to introduce two new innovative machines today on Thread Heads, the first show to debut on ThreadBanger.com, the groundbreaking online network for people who create their own fashion. The TB12 and TB30 are the first ThreadBanger branded sewing machines to hit the market and offer user-friendly features that are the perfect creative tools for the Do-It-Yourself (DIY) enthusiast. "There is no denying that the DIY...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.