THOMAS & FRIENDS Announcement
December 29, 2017
WNET regrets to announce that THOMAS & FRIENDS will be removed from the on-air schedule for our stations THIRTEEN, WLIW21, PBS KIDS THIRTEEN and NJTV as of January 1, 2018. The program will also be removed from pbskids.org, PBS KIDS streaming platforms and PBS KIDS apps starting January 1. ...
Take a Slow Film up the Hudson River on Thanksgiving
November 17, 2017
The slow film movement arrives on Thanksgiving, with a seven-hour Hudson River journey aboard a United States Coast Guard ice cutter. No dialogue, no cuts.
Murder in Surburbia on WLIW
October 25, 2017
Meet two young British detectives who investigate dark doings in a seemingly plain suburb.
Hugs and Knishes: A Celebration of Our Jewish Food and Traditions
September 22, 2017
A diverse range of Jewish families celebrate the importance of food as a cultural connection to the past. Interviews include actors Fyvush Finkel and Tovah Feldshuh – who share Yiddish memories of their childhoods – and former New York City Mayor Ed Koch.
The Vietnam War: Broadcast and Stream Schedule
September 12, 2017
The Vietnam War, the 18-hour documentary series by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, will premiere on WLIW21 on September 18. The ten-episode series will broadcast at midnight on WLIW, Monday through Friday, through September 29. Set your DVR or watch ...
Legacies of War: Two New Documentaries
August 29, 2017
Legacies of War: Coming Home premieres Monday, September 4 and Legacies of War: Vietnam premieres, Monday, September 11 on WLIW21. The tri-state region is home to more than 1.4 million veterans. Suffolk County has the highest number of veterans in ...
Theater Close-Up: Old Hats
June 5, 2017
Tony Award-winners Bill Irwin and David Shine are coming to your living rooms in Theater Close-Up’s latest offering: Old Hats from Signature Theater in Manhattan.
Are You a New York City Know-It-All? Test Your History IQ
April 25, 2017
Seven questions that test your knowledge of the history of the Brooklyn Bridge, the Statue of Liberty, the subway and more! From the Museum of the City of New York's collection.
April 5, 2017
New episodes of Long Island Business Report, WLIW Arts Beat and SciTechNow, the premiere of Treasures of New York – Chautauqua on April 27, Father Brown: Season 5, the British comedy Are You Being Served?, Call the Midwife: Season 6 ...