QATV News

Quincy Access Television has announced that meetings of the Quincy City Council will now be available on-demand at QATV.org.  Meetings will be made available online the week following the meeting date.  Live coverage of City Council will continue only on QATV-9.  Replays will air on QATV-9 during the week of the meeting.

Visit QATV.org/CityCouncil for a complete library of available meetings.  For more information, please call QATV at 617-376-1440.

Quincy Access Television will have live audio coverage of the 85th annual Thanksgiving Day football game between the Quincy Presidents and the North Quincy Red Raiders on Thanksgiving morning, November 23rd. 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 and Jim Timmins will serve as color analyst. Replays of the game can be seen on QATV-8 starting Thanksgiving afternoon. The replay times are:
Thanksgiving Day: 4pm, 8pm, Midnight
Friday, November 24th: Noon, 8pm
Saturday, November 25th: Noon, 10pm
Sunday, November 26th: 8pm

If you are traveling out of Quincy on Thanksgiving, you can follow the action with QATV by visiting football.iscorecast.com 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 2017 matchup.
Monday, November 20th at 8pm: 1995
Tuesday, November 21st at 8pm: 2009
Wednesday, November 22nd at 9pm: 2016

QATV will provide live coverage of the 65th annual Quincy Christmas Parade on Sunday, November 26th beginning at 1pm.  QATV's Bette Campbell and Joe Catalano will host coverage of the annual parade!  For additional replay times, please visit the QATV-8 Program Schedule or call 617-376-1440.

The City of Quincy's annual Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony.

QATV offered each candidate appearing on the November 7th City Election ballot an opportunity to produce a 5-minute message for the voters. The following, appearing in ballot order, are the candidates who produced a message.  Messages for each candidate can also be viewed at http://www.qatv.org/Election2017/NovemberMessages

The Quincy DPW announces that curbside trash and recycling collection will be a day late due to the Columbus Day holiday.

The Quincy DPW will hold a Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off day on Saturday, October 7th from 8am-11am.

QATV's Mark Crosby sits with Quincy City Clerk Nicole Crispo and Assistant City Clerk Joe Newton to preview the upcoming Preliminary Election on September 12, 2017.

QATV offered each candidate appearing on the September 2017 Preliminary Election ballot an opportunity to produce a 5-minute message for the voters. The following, appearing in ballot order, are the candidates who produced a message.  Messages for each candidate can also be viewed at http://www.qatv.org/Election2017/PreliminaryMessages

Quincy Access Television will hold its annual fall Open House on Thursday, September 7th from 6pm to 8pm at our studio located at 88 Washington Street in Quincy Center.  The public is welcomed to tour the facility, learn about public access television and get information on how to become a member at QATV.  Open house visitors will also get a behind-the-scenes look at how a show is produced and an opportunity to meet the “stars” of current QATV programs.  All visitors will be entered into a free drawing for a GoPro Hero5 Black camera and a 1-year QATV membership.

QATV’s fall semester will begin on Thursday, September 14th with an “Orientation to Community TV” to be held at 6:30pm.  The orientation session, a requirement for all new members, will provide an overview of QATV policies, a tour of the facility and information about courses offerings.  A six-week Studio Production class will begin on Tuesday, September 19th.  Participants will learn the basics of how to produce a studio show, incuding pre-production elements, audio, graphics, directing and more.  Portable Production & Editing will begin on Thursday, September 21st. Camera movement, tripod tips, and how to edit footage (using Final Cut Pro X software) will be covered in the six-week course.

For more information about QATV’s Open House, or to register for upcoming classes, please call 617-376-1440.

Stories include the annual Harvey's Salt Water Fishing Club Veterans Outing, Flag Day celebration hi-lights, Merrymount's 4th of July parade and awards from QATV's 20th anniversary evening.

Mayor Thomas Koch, the Quincy Police Department and Quincy Access Television, have partnered to produce a series of Public Service Announcements addressing both driver and pedestrian safety issues across the City.  The videos, by Quincy Police Officer Paul Coughlin, can be viewed at www.qatv.org/QuincyPolicePSAs.

Beginning July 5th, QATV's hours of operation will follow a summer schedule until Tuesday, September 5th.  Hours of operation will be 10am-6pm, Monday-Thursday and 10am-5pm on Friday.

For more information, please call 617-376-1440.

In observance of Independence Day, Quincy Access Television will be closed on Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th.

For more information, please call 617-376-1440.

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