Messages from the President

07/23/2012 - 9:58am

If you were fortunate enough to be at the recent screening of the film "The Island President" at the Little Theatre, you were given rare access to help enhance what was an already compelling movie.

07/10/2012 - 3:09pm

One of the questions I am most asked is, "When will you air Downton Abbey again!?" Despite Season Two ending back in February, there is still an insatiable appetite for the program — and due to that popular demand, we are beginning at the beginning as we air the compete series every Thursday at 8

07/02/2012 - 11:48am

I would like to send my thanks to everyone who made a pledge during our one-day radio drive at the end of June. Your support helped us end our fiscal year stronger -- and also helps us springboard into the next fiscal year. There is certain to be no shortage of fresh programming that WXXI will be bringing your way!

06/15/2012 - 11:50am

The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival is underway — and with it WXXI's extensive jazz programming and events. WXXI will film three Jazz Festival performances at Kilbourn Hall as part of its Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival series.

05/31/2012 - 4:40pm

Music fans have the perfect excuse to stay indoors this week as WXXI-TV/HD rolls out the stage for a collection of performance specials!

05/22/2012 - 4:40pm

This Wednesday, WXXI News will be broadcasting the State of the County Address live to our listeners.

05/12/2012 - 11:05pm
For everyone who became a new member or renewed his/her membership during this past week's Radio Pledge Drive — let me send out my heartfelt thanks! It's because of your support that we met a very aggressive goal that helps stabilize our local funding at a time when State and Federal funding continues to wain.
04/23/2012 - 2:07pm

More than 200 people attended the premiere screening of “Bully” at the Little Theatre this past Friday. The diverse audience – ranging from concerned adults to families with their children – also stayed for a WXXI-led talk back following the film.

04/17/2012 - 10:55pm
This year more than 13 million American kids will be bullied, making it the most common form of violence young people experience. Bringing this startling statistic to life is the new documentary film “Bully,” which will make its debut at the Little Theatre this Friday, April 20 at 6:30 p.m.
04/12/2012 - 1:04pm

The WXXI Online Auction is underway with more than 5,000 items up for bid. Included in the incredible mix of goods, services and getaways are a 2012 Ford Fiesta SE from Shepard Ford, food and wine certificates, town packages, and original artwork from celebrated artists Jim Christy and Laura Wilder.