Tom Rieland Archives For July 2013

WOSU Wins Two Emmy Awards

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WOSU Producer Mary Rathke took home a regional Emmy Award for her work on Jazz Moves Columbus - a wonderful creative partnership between WOSU, Jazz Arts Group and BalletMet in Columbus.
25, 2013

WOSU Public Media has received Emmy Awards for ‘Jesse Owens: Enduring Spirit’ and ‘Jazz Moves Columbus.’

Cutting My Cable TV

You can buy a Roku box online or through many retailers. I got mine at Best Buy. Your WiFi system locks into Roku and you can sign up for channels like PBS to get national and local programming.
July 19, 2013

Nearly 6 million more people are relying on over-the-air broadcast television than a year ago, according to new research from GfK Media & Entertainment. I’m one of those stats. As empty nesters, my wife and I decided to try and save over $100 a month by cutting our cable (and land line phone), while keeping [...]

Don’t Miss It — Inspiring John Glenn Doc Premieres Wednesday

Join the producer for a "live" online chat about the documentary the next night, July 18th at 8 pm. It's also Senator Glenn's 92nd birthday!
July 11, 2013

You might think you know something about John Glenn, but this one hour documentary reveals the full extent of his awe inspiring life.  His courage, his commitment to his country, his ideals and humanity are all here.  It’s a touching piece spanning Glenn’s life from WWII to today.  Spend an hour with a man who [...]

Join us for a “WOSU Media Munch”

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A "WOSU Media Munch" gathering in Blendon Township where we showed short clips of the Columbus Neighborhoods documentary series and talked about WOSU.
7, 2013

We’ve unveiled a new series of speakers bureau presentations for any civic and social organization across central Ohio called the “WOSU Media Munch.” Basically, you learn about WOSU and its programming and get to munch on something at the same time! The Friends Board of WOSU makes the presentations assisted by WOSU staffers.

Taft & Strickland on Columbus On The Record

Two past Ohio Governors - Bob Taft and Ted Strickland appear on COLUMBUS ON THE RECORD with host Mike Thompson.
3, 2013

Hungry for more than just the usual soundbites and headlines?  Tune in as two former Ohio Governors weigh in on current political issues on a special Columbus On the Record this Friday night at 8:30 pm on WOSU TV.  Mike Thompson hosts this 4th of July holiday special, though we’ll have to see if there [...]