“Lance and Stender on TV-36” by Roger Smith, October 6, 2008, updated May 9, 2009.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Roger Smith 908-273-8802

LANCE AND STENDER ON TV-36

Do you need help deciding who to vote for in the hotly contested race for New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District? Just tune in to TV-36 on Comcast channel 36 or on Verizon channel 33. Leading up to the November 4th election, TV-36 (soon to be re-named HomeTowne Television) will air interviews with candidates Linda Stender and Leonard Lance five times apiece every week. In addition, TV-36 will air an hour-long debate between the candidates six times a week.

TV-36 President Fred Honold commented, “These important programs are in keeping with TV-36's mission of providing the best in local programming to the people in our broadcast area.  In the case of these interviews with the candidates for U.S. Congress, it is our responsibility to provide our viewers and voters with a local view of whom they have a choice to vote for come November 4th Election Day."

TV-36’s weekly pre-election coverage of the 7th District race is as follows:

SUNDAY
5:00pm - Debate - Lance/Stender - 60 Minutes
7:30pm - Interview - Lance - 30 Minutes
8:00pm - Interview - Stender - 30 Minutes
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MONDAY
3:30pm - Interview - Lance - 30 Minutes
4:00pm - Interview - Stender - 30 Minutes
12:00am Midnight - Debate - Lance/Stender - 60 Minutes
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TUESDAY
10:30am - Debate - Lance/Stender - 60 Minutes
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WEDNESDAY
3:30pm - Debate - Lance/Stender - 60 Minutes
12:00am Midnight - Debate - Lance/Stender - 60 Minutes
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THURSDAY
N/A
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FRIDAY
10:00am - Interview - Lance - 30 Minutes
10:30am - Interview - Stender - 30 Minutes
10:00pm - Interview - Lance - 30 Minutes
10:30pm - Interview - Stender - 30 Minutes
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SATURDAY
4:30pm - Interview - Stender - 30 Minutes
5:00pm - Interview - Lance - 30 Minutes
10:00pm - Debate - Lance/Stender - 60 Minutes
 
TV-36 is the community access television station serving Summit, Millburn, Short Hills, New Providence, Berkeley Heights, Springfield and parts of Chatham, Maplewood, West Orange, Union, and Kenilworth. Its studios and offices are located at 70 Maple Street in Summit and it can be contacted by telephone at 908-277-6310 or by email at info@hometownetv.org.

For a complete listing of TV-36’s programs, go to www.hometownetv.org.