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PATV to Air New Program “S.A.F.E. (Seniors Against Financial Exploitation)” in July   [June 19, 2018 by G Grella]

In the PATV – Long Island studio filming their new program; “S.A.F.E. (Seniors Against Financial Exploitation)” are John Ryan (L) and Peter Janowsky (R) of Ryan and Janowsky Financial Strategic Group with a line up of special guests, including: Toni Logue, Assistant Attorney General of NYS, Carol O’Neill, EAC, Markus O’ Toole, Elder Law Attorney, [More...]


PATV Awards the “Michael DeCristoforo Memorial Community Service Award”   [June 12, 2018 by G Grella]

(the late) Michael DeCristoforo.

PATV Teen TV Instructor Mike Peters (L) with Adam Sperling (R).

Every year PATV Teen TV awards a graduating senior the prestigious “Michael DeCristoforo Memorial Community Service Award” in honor of the late Michael DeCristoforo, who we lost too soon. In 2018, Adam Sperling, graduating senior of Great Neck South High School has been given this honor for his community service [More...]

PATV Garners Recognition from Alliance for Community Media Hometown Awards   [ by G Grella]

PATV has been recognized with two awards from the Alliance for Community Media Hometown Media Awards for 2018.  The first award is “Overall Excellence for 2018” for the entry of “PATV’s Year in Review – 2017”  which contained clips from all programming cablecast last year on PATV channels 20 (Altice/Optimum) and 37 (Verizon/Fios).

The next award [More...]


PATV Call for Submissions from L.I. Writers   [April 30, 2018 by G Grella]

PATV will be taking submissions from Long Island Writers for “The Norman Hall Memorial Playwrights Festival” until May 15, 2018.

Since 1996, The Playwrights Project has produced and cablecast 28 original one-act plays of all the competition winners, including a behind the scenes documentary.  This project was created by the late Norman Hall, former PATV Board member and professional TV and [More...]


PATV Adobe Premiere Pro Workshop (Digital Editing) in April and May   [March 6, 2018 by G Grella]

PATV will be holding a Adobe Premiere Pro Workshop (Digital Editing) on Tuesdays, April 3, 10, 17, 24 and May 1 at the TV studio located at 1111 Marcus Avenue Suite LL-27, Lake Success, NY 11042 from 6pm through 10pm.

In this 5-day course, you’ll get a thorough overview of how to navigate Premiere’s interface, import [More...]


PATV Airs “Ma Va Shoma TV – Special Persian Program to Celebrate Nowruz 1397-2018   [ by G Grella]

PATV will air “Ma Va Shoma TV – Special Persian Program to Celebrate Nowruz 1397-2018” at 10am on March 20, 2018 and will repeat during the show’s regular time slot on Wednesdays at 8pm, Fridays at 5pm and Sundays at 2pm for 2 weeks in honor of the Persian New Year.

Yafa Soleimani, is the host/producer of “Ma Va Shoma TV” that [More...]


Long Island Playwrights Competition “The Norman Hall Memorial Playwrights Festival”   [February 20, 2018 by G Grella]

Overview:

Since 1996, The Playwrights Project has produced and cablecast 28 original one-act plays including a behind the scenes documentary.  The productions are the competition winners of PATV’s Annual Playwrights Contest.  This project was created by the late Norman Hall, former PATV Board member and professional TV and stage director.  In 2017, Robert M. Schaufeld, PATV Board President, [More...]


PATV Welcomes Back “The Michael DeCristoforo Memorial Community Service Award Recipient – 2015” Max Novick   [February 13, 2018 by G Grella]

PATV is proud to announce that Max Novick returned to the PATV studio to create his own production of a music video for the track “Headlines” by Kiirsten Marilyn with cast and crew from NYU Tisch, where he majors in Film/TV.  Max was a member of Teen TV since 8th grade, and in his senior year at Roslyn High School, [More...]


PATV Films “Brainstorms” Youth & Mental Health Conference at Hofstra University   [December 12, 2017 by G Grella]

PATV Long Island is proud to announce our supporting Nassau County District Attorney, Madeline Singas, and the Long Island Youth Safety Coalition in filming the “Brainstorms” Youth and Mental Health Conference that was held at Hofstra University on December 5, 2017. The conference featured the renowned Victor M. Fornari, M.D., Director of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at Northwell as [More...]


PATV Celebrating Community Media Day a Success!   [October 30, 2017 by G Grella]

On Friday, October 20, 2017, PATV celebrated its First Annual Community Media Day, in partnership with the Alliance for Community Media, based in Washington, D.C.

The ACM (Alliance for Community Media) established this day to recognize all the Public Access TV stations nationally and give them a spotlight for all the good work done to serve [More...]