FCA Scholarship Applications Now Available

2016 FCA Scholarship ApplicationFoxboro Cable Access continues to encourage higher education in the Communications Field by offering a $1000 scholarship annually. Any Foxboro resident is eligible to apply if they are pursuing a college degree in this field.

Applications are available at the FCA Studio at 28 Central Street, Foxborough High School Guidance Office, The Boyden Library, Town Hall and can also be downloaded from the link below.

Completed applications must be returned to the FCA studio by the deadline of Friday, May 20, 2016

If you have any other questions, please call Foxboro Cable Access at 543-4757 or visit our website at www.fcatv.org .

2016 FCA Scholarship Application

Jc’s Candidates Night Live On Channels 8 & 39

On Thursday, April 14th, the Foxboro Jaycees will once again present Candidates Night which will be cablecast LIVE from the FCA Studio at 7pm on public access channels Comcast 8/Verizon 39.  Members of the local press will be on hand to pose questions of interest to the various individuals who are running for elected office in the Foxborough Town Election on May 2nd.  All candidates have been invited to participate.  The standard question and answer format will be moderated by Jaycee Bob Gillis.

The program is being produced for Foxboro Cable Access by Bob Gillis of the Foxboro Jaycees.  In addition to the LIVE cablecast on April 14th at 7 pm, the program will be repeated numerous times over the next two weeks: Friday, April 15th at 9 pm, Saturday – Sunday, April 16th & 17th at 3:30 am, 12:30 & 8:30 pm, Monday, April 18th at 3:30 am, 12:30 pm & 9:30pm, Friday, April 22nd at 10 pm, and other times over the next weekend.

Exact dates and times will be listed in the Program Schedule which runs alternately with programming in the Channel8/39 Bulletin Board, and can also be found on the FCA website:  www.fcatv.org  by using the interactive Program Guide. The Jaycees Candidates Night program will also be available in the Video Gallery for viewing anytime on the FCA website.

For additional information on Candidates’ Night or other FCA activities or training which is offered at no charge to town residents, please contact FCA Executive Director Michael Webber at 508-543-4757.

Live Stream Now Available on Roku

FCA Live Stream now available on Roku devices, visit https://my.roku.com/account/add and enter code: VTC6RH

FCA Live Stream now available on Roku devices, visit https://my.roku.com/account/add and enter code: VTC6RH

CELEBRITY JUDGES AT CHILI BOWL COOK OFF SATURDAY

The fifth annual Patriot Place Chili Bowl Cook Off presented by Bass Pro Shops will combine chili and celebrities for charity. Patriots’ defensive end Rob Ninkovich and Patriots Alumni President Peter Brock will join Captain Dave Carraro, Captain Bill “Hollywood” Munitz, First Mate Sandro Maniaci and Pilot March Brochure from National Geographic’s hit TV show, “Wicked Tuna,” as the event’s celebrity judges. The judges will taste chili samples from nine participating Patriot Place restaurants and vote on which restaurant served the chili worthy of the Judges’ Award. An additional Fan Favorite Award will be given to the restaurant that receives the most votes from guests in attendance during the event. Admission is $5 with 100 percent of the proceeds going to the Hockomock Area YMCA’s Reach Out For Youth & Families Campaign.

Judges:

Patriots defensive end Rob Ninkovich
Patriots Alumni President Peter Brock
“Wicked Tuna” Captain Dave Carraro
“Wicked Tuna” Captain Bill “Hollywood” Munitz
“Wicked Tuna” First Mate Sandro Maniaci
“Wicked Tuna” Pilot Marc Brochure

WHEN:

Saturday, April 2, 2016; 1:00-3:00 p.m.

WHERE:

Bass Pro Shops at Patriot Place
1 Bass Pro Drive
Foxborough, MA 02035

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