QATV News

Watch LIVE coverage of the 2018 Quincy Christmas Festival Parade Sunday, November 25th beginning at 1pm on QATV-8. QATV’s Bette Campbell and Joe Catalano will anchor coverage of the 66th annual parade. Ruth Jones, Directing of Nursing of the Quincy Health Department and longtime member of QATV, will report from the street with interviews of parade participants.

For more information about QATV’s Christmas Parade coverage, visit www.QATV.org or call 617-376-1440.

The 2018 Thanksgiving football game between the Quincy Presidents and the North Quincy Red Raiders can be heard live on QATV-8 on Thanksgiving morning. Live audio coverage will begin at 9:30am with a pre-game show, followed by game coverage starting at 10am.  QATV’s Jonathan Caliri will call the play-by-play and Jim Timmins will serve as color analyst.

The game will be shown on QATV-8 several times Thanksgiving weekend. The game can be seen Thanksgiving Day, November 22nd, at 4:00pm, 8:00pm and Midnight.

Additional times include:
Friday, November 23rd at Noon and 8pm
Saturday, November 24th at Noon and 10pm
Sunday, November 25th at 8pm

For more information about QATV’s Thanksgiving football programming, visit www.QATV.org or call 617-376-1440 ext. 224.

Quincy Access Television (QATV) has announced that “classic” Thanksgiving football games between the Quincy Presidents and the North Quincy Red Raiders will air on QATV-8 during the week of Thanksgiving. Classic games include wins by each school, a scoreless-tie, and last year’s victory by North Quincy.

The schedule of games is:
Saturday, November 17th – 1989 (North 27, Quincy 26)
Sunday, November 18th – 1996 (Quincy 12, North 7)
Monday, November 19th – 1983 (0-0 Tie)
Tuesday, November 20th – 1998 (North 21, Quincy 6)
Wednesday, November 21st – 2017 (North 7, Quincy 6)
**all games will play on QATV-8 at 8pm**

Ruth Jones, Director of Nursing for the City of Quincy, hosts representatives, in favor and against, Ballot Question #1 in the November 6th election.

Quincy City Clerk Nicole Crispo provides information about the upcoming November 6th election.

Watch Quincy Access Television for live election results on Tuesday, November 6th beginning at 8pm.  Hosted by QATV's Joe Catalano and Mark Crosby, Election Night coverage will include results of how Quincy voted, interviews with candidates, ballot question representatives, and representatives from the Quincy Democratic and Republican City Committees.

For more information about QATV's Election Night coverage, please call 617-376-1440.

As part of our commitment to bringing you in-depth coverage of Quincy’s elections, QATV has offered to all candidates on the November ballot, the opportunity to produce up to a five-minute message about their candidacy. This year, for the first time, we also extended invitations to organizations advocating for or against this year’s three ballot questions. The following presentation of these messages reflects QATV’s commitment to bringing you the information you need to help you make an informed choice when you cast your ballot.

The Alliance for Community Media Northeast Region has announced that Quincy Access Television won 4 awards in the recent 2018 Nor'easter Video Festival.  The entries, from programs that first aired in 2017, were produced by the staff of QATV and student interns from the Quincy High School TV Production program.

QATV was awarded Overall Excellence in the $751K+ budget category.  Overall Excellence is awarded to the station that best shows the effectiveness of the center’s Public, Educational, and/or Government programming efforts, diversity of programs produced, and value to the community served over the course of the year.

"Quincy in Focus", QATV's monthly news magazine program, took home 2nd Place in the News & Magazine Format category.  Quincy in Focus has aired on QATV since 2005, highlighting events and happenings throughout Quincy from the previous month.

QATV was also awarded 3rd Place in the Municipal/Government Programming category for its entry "Dog Days of Summer", co-produced by the Quincy Recreation Department.  Dog Days provided information about the 2017 summer workshops and clinics offered by the Quincy Recreation Department.

Quincy High School students Teresa McMillen, Nicole Salvatore, Daniel Driscoll took home the 3rd Place award in the Student Programming category for "Rain or Shine" , a PSA about the inner workings of the MWRA.  The students, part of the QHS Television Production program taught by John Green, completed the project while interning at QATV.

All awards will be presented at the 2018 Nor'easter Awards Ceremony to be held on October 13th at the ACM Northeast Region Conference in Schenectady, New York.

A community meeting held on August 14, 2018 to discuss plans surrounding the opening of the Quincy Adams MBTA Station Independence Ave gate.

 

Norfolk County Register of Deeds William O'Donnell provides a summer update.

Quincy Access Television Channel 8 covered the recent graduation ceremonies of each high school. The following are the days and times when you can tune in to Channel 8, and enjoy another look at the 2018 graduation ceremonies.

Quincy High School:
LIVE: Monday, June 11th, 6pm
Replays:
Monday, June 11th, 9pm
Wednesday, June 13th, 7pm
Friday, June 15th, 6pm
Saturday, June 16th, 12pm
Sunday, June 17th, 6pm
Monday, June 18th, 8pm
Thursday, June 21st, 6pm
Saturday, June 23rd, 8:30pm
Sunday, June 24th, 1pm

North Quincy High School:
LIVE: Tuesday, June 12th, 6pm
Replays:
Tuesday, June 12th, 9pm
Thursday, June 14th, 7pm
Friday, June 15th, 8pm
Saturday, June 16th, 2pm
Sunday, June 17th, 8pm
Wednesday, June 20th, 7pm
Thursday, June 21st, 8pm
Saturday, June 23rd, 6:30pm
Sunday, June 24th, 3pm

The 2018 Quincy and North Quincy gradution cermonies can be seen live on QATV-8 beginning at 6pm on Monday, June 11th (Quincy) and Tuesday, June 12th (North Quincy).

A replay of each graduation will be shown at 9pm on the day of ceremony.  Additional replays will be announced on QATV.org on June 11th.

For more information about QATV's graduation coverage, please cal 617-376-1440.

Watch QATV-8 for live coverage of the 67th annual Quincy Flag Day Parade on Saturday, June 16th beginning at 7:15pm.  QATV's Bette Campbell and Joe Catalano will anchor coverage of the nation's oldest Flag Day Parade from QATV's vantage point outside Adams Field.

QATV will replay the parade, including the patriotic ceremony and fireworks display, the following week.  For more information, please call 617-376-1440.

Tom Clasby, Director of the Quincy Council on Aging, talks about a presentation for Seniors to be held on June 15th at the Kennedy Center.

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