Messages from the President

02/22/2011 - 2:11pm

This letter appeared in the Speaking Out section the Sunday, February 20 edition of the Democrat and Chronicle:

02/10/2011 - 9:52am

Congress will soon be taking a critical vote to reduce or even eliminate all federal support for local public television and radio stations.

01/24/2011 - 12:26pm

It’s sometimes surprising how many people overlook the fact that education is at the core of WXXI’s mission: “WXXI is the essential, life-long educational public media resource for the Greater Rochester area.” Many individuals are aware of our PBS Kids schedule, our own education productions, Homework Hotline and Assignment: The World, as well as our engaging PBS series like <

01/04/2011 - 4:09pm

As we begin 2011, let me first welcome any new members who joined WXXI during our December Membership Campaign. We hope you enjoy the engaging programming that you now help make possible.

12/22/2010 - 4:52pm

 

As 2010 draws to a close, I hope you’ll think about the positive difference that WXXI has made in your life, and consider a year-end gift to help keep your local public media service strong and independent.

12/20/2010 - 11:11am

For those of you who recently made a membership pledge during our on-air television campaign, thank you! Your gift to the station helps make the programs and services that you depend on every day possible.

12/03/2010 - 2:46pm

Before you get too caught up in the hectic holiday season, be sure to circle December 13th on your calendar. WXXI-TV will be presenting an updated version of our acclaimed documentary, Restoring a Masterpiece: Renovation of the Eastman Theatre.

11/23/2010 - 3:59pm

“The entire day is filled with beautiful music, thoughtful commentary, top-notch news programs and interviews. What's not to like?"

"I have lived all over the east coast and in the deep south. WXXI is the best! Having multiple options for TV and radio is fabulous"

 "Can't live without you guys!"

11/17/2010 - 12:57pm

Though WXXI is known for many things – balanced news coverage, engaging educational programs, dedication to the arts – one of the efforts I’m most proud of is WXXI’s commitment to making Rochester a healthier community. In early 2007, we invited community health leaders to discuss how public media could be better used to increase the wellness of our region.

11/03/2010 - 2:04pm

The election results are in, and though it may be easy to see who the winners are, it may not be as easy to see what it means to New York State or the nation as a whole. WXXI does an exceptional job reporting on election night, however, it is the evaluation and analysis of those results in the days and weeks following that defines the news service you get from public media.