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Monday, 23 December 2013 00:00

New Year, New Website!

Welcome to the all-new! Check out the FAQ's regarding our new site.

Q:  Why was a new website created?
A:   We wanted to create a website that helps you, the user, easily find any type of WNED ǀ WBFO information you’re looking for.  The new website was built to improve website navigation and search, contain more interactive content and present a complete picture of our organization by offering helpful information, resources and links.

Q:  What are the new features of the new
A:  There are many new features to the new!
• TV and Radio program schedule on the homepage and on each station’s respective page
• Interactive calendar of events
• Color-coded navigation system by station topic
• Easy connectivity to our social sites on the side pop-out bar
• “Share” buttons to share our site’s content
• Pledge thank you gifts feature

Q:   How is the website organized?
A:   There are five color-coded sections:  Television, Radio, Support, Community and About

Q:   I have bookmarked my favorite pages on the former site. Do I need to bookmark them on the new site?
A:   Yes, you will need to find your favorite pages and re-bookmark them. However, bookmarks to radio online streaming remains the same.

Q:   Does still exist?
A:   Yes, you can still visit for all your local news and information. However, you can view all breaking news stories on the homepage.

Q:   Is the Fine Arts Report still available on the new
Y:   Yes, you can still access all Fine Arts Report under the Events Calendar in the Community section.

Q:   Can I browse on my mobile device?
A:   Yes, you can view on any mobile device using the mobile browser.

Q:  Does still exist?
A:  Yes, still exists. Many educational resources found on can be accessed on the new in the Community section.

Q:   Can I still donate on the new
A:   Yes, you can still donate on under Support. You can also find information on other ways to give along with how to become a corporate sponsor. You can also make a donation over the phone by calling 1-800-678-1873.

Q:   Can my business advertise on the new
A:   Yes, your business can become a corporate sponsor by advertising on  More information can be found under Corporate Sponsorships in the Support section. More information can be found under Corporate Sponsorship in the Support section or by calling (716) 845-2201.

Do you have other website specific questions which aren't addressed above?  Visit our Key Contacts page or call (716) 845-7000 for further assistance.



Published in Indivdual Article

“Tragedy and Hope: A Call to Action” aims for interaction and outreach..

BUFFALO, N.Y. – As a follow up to the broadcast of Tragedy and Hope – Stories of Painkiller Addiction, WNED-TV will air Tragedy and Hope: A Call to Action” on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 9 p.m. live from the WNED studios.

Published in Press Room
Thursday, 17 October 2013 00:00


WHAT: Event to introduce First Book- Western New York to the Western New York region, providing access to new books to children in need

Published in Press Room
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 11:23

Writers Contest

WNED|WBFO’s annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest is a national initiative designed to promote the advancement of children’s reading skills through hands-on, active learning. Children in grades kindergarten through third are encouraged to write and illustrate stories and submit them to their local stations, which will select winners and award prizes. These winners will then be entered into the national level of the Contest where a panel of judges will select the national winners. The Contest is structured the same as the Reading Rainbow Young Writers & Illustrators Contest of past years. 2014 is our 20th year of the Contest!! Find more information about the Contest, writing activities and resources at

Published in Outreach & Education
Monday, 25 March 2013 00:44

Outreach & Education

Published in Landing Pages

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