In observance of the upcoming Christmas and New Year's holidays, Quincy Access Television will have early closing times and be closed on select days.

Wednesday, December 24th: Closing at Noon
Thursday, December 25th: Closed
Friday, December 26th: Closed

Wednesday, December 31st: Closing at Noon
Thursday, January 1st: Closed
Friday, January 2nd: Closed

QATV will resume normal hours of operation on Monday, January 5th.

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, Quincy Access Television will be closed on Thursday, November 27th and Friday, November 28th.  The Staff and Board of Directors of Quincy Access Television wish everyone a happy and safe Thanksgiving!

QATV will provide live coverage of the 62nd annual Quincy Christmas Festival Parade on Sunday, November 30th beginning at 1pm.  QATV's Bette Campbell and Joe Catalano will host coverage of the annual parade!  A replay of the parade can be seen at 6pm.  For additional replay times, please visit the QATV-8 Program Schedule or call 617-376-1440.

Quincy Access Television will have live audio coverage of the 82nd annual Thanksgiving football game between the Quincy Presidents and the North Quincy Red Raiders on Thanksgiving morning. Live audio coverage will begin with a pre-game show at 9:30am, followed by live audio play-by-play at 10am. QATV's Jonathan Caliri will call the play-by-play, Jim Timmins will serve as color analyst and Noel DiBona will report from the sidelines.

Replays of the game can be seen on QATV-8 starting Thanksgiving afternoon. The replay times are:
Thanksgiving Day: 4pm, 8pm, Midnight
Friday, November 28th: Noon, 8pm
Saturday, November 29th: 8am, Noon, 10pm
Sunday, November 30th: 8pm
Monday, December 1st: 8pm

If you are traveling out of Quincy on Thanksgiving, you can follow the action with QATV by visiting and enter customer ID 68BF84C2B6 to follow a live, play-by-play scorecast, follow QATV on Twitter @QuincyAccessTV or like QATV on Facebook for updates during the big game!

As part of the Thanksgiving Football coverage, QATV will show "classic" Thanksgiving football games leading up to the 2014 matchup.
Monday, November 24th: 1987 (North Quincy 14, Quincy 14)
Tuesday, November 25th: 1990 (Quincy 23, North Quincy 17)
Wednesday, November 26th: 2013 (Quincy 30, North Quincy 14)

The Quincy DPW reminds citizens that curbside trash and recycling collection will be a day late when collection falls on a holiday.

In an effort to help you stay informed about this year's election, QATV offered all candidates on the November ballot, the opportunity to give a five-minute address to the voters. The following are the speeches of those candidates who participated:

The Quincy Presidents will be hosting the Duxbury Dragons on October 24th at 7pm at Veterans Memorial Stadium in a football game that will decide the Patriot League Keenan Division championship!  Can't make the game?  Don't worry!  Follow QATV on Twitter (@QuincyAccessTV) for udpates during the game.  Want to know what's happening on each play?  Follow the QATV Football Scorecast for a complete play-by-play of the game!  Goto, enter Customer ID 68BF84C2B6 and follow the game as it happens!

QATV will show the Duxbury vs Quincy football game on Monday, October 27th at 8pm and other times throughout the week of October 26th.  Visit the QATV-8 Program Schedule next week for exact times.


The City of Presidents 5K Run/Walk will take place on Sunday, September 14, 2014 in Quincy, MA. Visit to register!

All of the "What's on QATV" videos, produced by attendees of the 2014 Quincy Recreation Department TV Production Workshop, can be viewed below in the YouTube playlist.

Summer Safety Tips from the Quincy Fire Department.

The Quincy Fire Department offers tips for safe grilling.

QATV will be closed on Friday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day.  The Staff and Board of Directors of QATV wish you a happy and safe July 4th!

Find below a reading of the Declaration of Independence by Senator John F. Kennedy from July 4, 1957 at WQXR in New York.  Audio provided by the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum.


QATV will hold summer hours beginning Monday, June 30th until Tuesday, September 2nd.  Hours of operation will be 10am-8pm, Monday-Thursday and 10am-4pm on Fridays.

For questions regarding QATV's summer hours, please call 617-376-1440.

Watch QATV-8 for live coverage of the 63rd annual Quincy Flag Day Parade on Saturday, June 14th 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.

Everybody knows that each weekday from 6am-10am on "AM Quincy," Joe Catalano hosts provides the latest news, weather, local information and great interviews with Quincy citizens, non-profit organizations and politicans to get you ready for the day.  But did you know the interviews heard on AM Quincy are available as podcasts?  Did you know you can listen to those podcasts on  Did you know you can subscribe to AM Quincy podcasts via iTunes and never miss an interview from AM Quincy?  Well now you know!

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