Channel 13
PEGASYS Public Access Series 
Descriptions and Links​

Both Sides of the Bars​
Examines America’s Criminal Justice System and sparks a discussion about its impact and effects on communities.
30 minutes
Provided by Wies van Leuken of the Village of Cayuga Heights
Saturdays at 11pm, ​​Sundays at 5pm, Mondays at 11am.​

Conversemos, Cocinemos, Comamos!
Spanish language and cooking show.                                                                   
30 minutes​                                                                                                          Produced by Miguel Piery of Cayuga Heights​
​​Fridays 10:30pm, Saturdays 4:30pm, Sundays 10:30am

​​​​​Democracy Now
Progressive news with Amy Goodman
1 hour
Provided by Tom Stern of the Town of Ithaca​​​​​​​​​​
​Weekdays at 11am [previous day], 5pm and 11pm [current day]​

Discover History
​Produced by The History Center in Tompkins County
Sundays at 7pm, Mondays at 1pm, Tuesdays at 7am
Sri Harold Klemp provides spiritual guidance
30 minutes​
Provided by John ​​​Finnigan of Caroline
Sundays at 8pm​, Mondays at 2pm, Tuesdays at 8am
Global Television Network
U.N. Agencies and programs
30 minutes
Sundays 7pm, Mondays 1 and 8:30pm, Tuesdays 7am and 2:30pm,
Wednesdays 8:30am
Gutbucket with Bill McGill
​Sports commentary 
1 hour
Thursdays 6:30pm LIVE, repeats Friday at 12:30 and 9pm, 
Saturday at 3pm, Sunday at 9am.​
Produced by Bill McGill of the City of Ithaca.

Here Comes Everybody
Experimental Shorts contributed by artists located across the globe.
30 minutes
Produced by Will Erokan
Provided by Charles Cadkin of the City of Ithaca
Fridays at 7pm, Saturdays at 1 and 11:30pm,
​Sundays at 7am and 5:30pm, Mondays at 11:30am
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​​Homemade Jams
Local music performances taped on location in Ithaca
2 hours
Produced by Jurden Alexander of the City of Ithaca.
Wednesdays at 9pm, Thursdays at 3pm, Fridays at 9am,
​Saturdays at 6pm, Sundays at 12am and 12pm, Mondays at 6am.
You can see some episodes from this series at:

​​​​​​​Hour for Christ
Religious commentary; a presentation of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith
30 minutes
Produced by Rev. Ronald Benson of the City of Ithaca.
Tuesdays LIVE at 6:30pm, reruns Wednesdays at 12:30pm,
​Thursdays 6:30am and 7:30pm, Fridays at 1:30pm and Saturdays at 7:30am.

Human Rights Watch with Ute and Chantal
Amnesty International topics. LIVE simulcast from WRFI
1 hour
Produced by Ute Ritz-Deutch​​​​ of Town of Ithaca
Fridays at 4pm.​
Ithaca DSA
Progressive political topics presented of the Democratic Socialists of America
30 minutes
Produced by Theresa Alt of the City of Ithaca.
Tuesdays at 7pm, Wednesdays at 1pm, Thursdays at 7am and 9:30pm,
Fridays at 3:30pm and Saturdays at 9:30am.

​​​​Essential Dissent
Speakers from upstate NY on important topics of political, social and scientific interest.​​
1 hour
​Produced by Wilton Vought of Binghamton, NY. 
Mondays at 10pm, Tuesdays at 4pm, Wednesdays at 10am​
Over the Shoulder
Speakers on a variety of public affairs topics, plus documentaries on human rights
1 hour
Produced by Wies van Leuken of Cayuga Heights and Jurden Alexander of the City of Ithaca.
Tuesdays at 9pm, Wednesdays at 4pm, Thursdays at 10am and Saturdays at 10pm, Sundays 4pm and Mondays at 10am.
you can see some episodes from this series at:
PEGASYS Presents
Local non-profit organization​​​s share events and information.
30 minutes
Produced by Lauren Stefanelli, PEGASYS Staff
Tuesdays at 8:30pm; Wednesdays 2:30p, Thursdays 8:30am, Fridays 6:30pm, Saturdays 12:30pm. Sundays 6:30am.
On Youtube at:​​
Perils for Pedestrians
Public access producers trot around the country visiting cities and examining their ​efforts to become more pedestrian-friendly.​
Provided by David Kay of the City of Ithaca.
Sundays at 6:30pm, Mondays at 12;30pm, Tuesdays 6:30am, Fridays 10pm,
Saturdays at 4pm, Sundays at 10am.
Political Point Magazine
Political views from the Republican perspective
1 hour
Produced by Will Metro of the City of Ithaca.
Live Mondays at 7:30pm. Reruns Tuesdays at 2pm, Wednesdays at 7:30am and 8pm, Thursdays at 2pm, and Fridays at 8am.

Raise the Bar
Political commentary show
​Produced by Paul Blumenthal of the City of Ithaca
Live Thursdays 8-9pm, repeats Fridays 2pm, Saturdays 8am
Walk in the Park
A richly illustrated look at things happening at parks within and beyond the Finger Lakes region
30 minutes
Produced by Tony Ingraham of the Town of Ithaca.
Thursdays at 9pm, Fridays at 3pm, Saturdays at 9am, Tuesdays at 8pm, Wednesday at 2pm, Thursday at 8am.
See episodes on the web at:
What Matters at the Round Table
Working for a living wage in Tompkins County
30 minutes
Produced by Stanley McPherson of the City of Ithaca.
Tuesdays at 7:30pm LIVE. Reruns Wednesdays at 1:30pm, Thursdays 7:30am,  Fridays 7:30pm, Saturdays 1:30pm and Sundays 7:30am.
See all episodes at: /channel/UCvj8WjYYQhSkwlndwgleolg/videos ​

Local news by community volunteers
30 minutes
Produced by Felix Teitelbaum of the City of Ithaca​​​
Mondays - Fridays 6pm LIVE radio simulcast from WRFI

YMCA Connections
Members of the Y and of our community. ​​                                                       Produced by Frank Towner of the Town of Ithaca
Sundays at 8:30pm, Mondays at 2:30pm, Tuesdays at 8:30am

Channel 15
PEGASYS Government Access Series

City of Ithaca Common Council
PEGASYS covers the following Common Council meetings:
Full Common Council [first Wednesday, 6pm],
Planning and Economic Development Committee [2nd Wednesday, 6pm] and
City Administration Committee [3rd Wednesday, 6pm].
These meetings are cablecast LIVE on channel 15 and are rerun on the following Fridays and Sundays at 7am, 1pm and 7pm.
They are also available on demand on the following website:

​Once at the City site, select Services, and then select Live Video Streaming of Meetings, which also contains past archived meetings.

Tompkins County Legislature
Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, starting at 5:30pm, cablecast LIVE on channel 15.
They are also available on demand at the following website:

Ithaca City School District Board of Education
Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, starting at 6:30 or 7pm, cablecast LIVE on channel 15.
They are also streamed live and available on demand on the following website:

Channel 16
PEGASYS Educational Access Series 

Ithaca College Television cablecasts Sundays through Thursdays from 6:30-11pm.
They have numerous series, as listed on their website:

Ithaca City School District Board of Education
Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, starting at 6:30 or 7pm, cablecast LIVE on channel 15.
They are rerun on channel 16 Fridays at 12pm and 8:30pm, and Saturdays at 8:30am.

Lansing School District Board of Education
Meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month.
Cablecast on channel 16 Fridays at 5pm and Sundays at 10am and 3pm.

Some series programs featured on channel 13 this week: