BNN News & Articles

The Neighborhood Art Gallery at BNN

BNN's Neighborhood Art Gallery - April Feature

BNN’s Neighborhood Art Gallery features monthly group exhibits by local artists. Neighborhood art organizations curate these exhibits to display on BNN walls and in the BNN TV digital gallery showing on BNN channels. The monthly exhibit is also featured as part of our BNNLive program, It’s All About Arts, cablecast on BNN News and Information Channel [Comcast 9/RCN 15] each Monday evening from 6 -7 pm, and streamed live on our website,

BNN 30th Anniversary Screenings

BNN 30th Anniversary Screenings

Join us the last Thursday of every month between 6:30 PM and 8:30 PM for conversation and camaraderie as friends of BNN share their works and experiences.  Support BNN by attending this monthly screening hosted by BNN’s filmmaking friends.  Each screening will be followed by a Q&A session with the films’ directors, writers, producers and/or cast members.  This screening series helps to support BNN’s youth media training programs. 

Boston 2014 Youth Inauguration Summit: Your Voice, Your Future

Boston Youth Share Their Vision for Boston with Mayor Martin J. Walsh

On January 4, 2014, Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston 2014 Inaugural Committee hosted the first-ever “Youth Inaugural Summit” for the next generation of Bostonians.  The summit welcomed hundreds of Boston youth to Roxbury Community College to share their vision for the city of Boston.  Young people in grades six through nine were invited to join the Mayor for a day of brainstorming and dialogue about their hopes and dreams for themselves and the city.

Make a Donation to BNN and Help Us Empower Boston Youth Through Media

Boston Neighborhood Network's Youth Media Initiatives provide a safe and supportive setting to educate youth under the age of 21 years in media arts and emerging technologies for use in self-expression, communication and social change. Through strategic partnerships, community grants and individual supporters, young people from all walks of life have an opportunity to share their ideas as well as raise visibility around the value of youth voices and perspectives using BNN’s media resources.

Boston 2014: Transition Committee Hearings on BNN TV

Twelve Working Groups comprised of more than 200 practitioners, experts, community leaders and end users – will discuss and suggest policies and ideas that can advance key policy goals Mayor Martin J. Walsh laid out throughout the course of his campaign. 

In addition, the transition team for Mayor Walsh will host a series of hearings open to the public, and Boston Neighborhood Network will be taping each hearing for viewing on our News and Information channel, Comcast 9 / RCN 15, and online.

BNN TV Annual Meeting: You're Invited!

Celebrate 30 Years of Media Access and Excellence with Us

The Boston Community Access & Programming Foundation, Inc. (BCAPF) Board of Directors would like to invite you to its Annual Meeting and Awards on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. at BNN's Charles J. Beard II Media Center, 3025 Washington Street, Boston MA.

BNN Election Coverage: Playback Times & Online Video Links

Here are the following airtimes for all the Boston Mayoral forums and events that have been covered by BNN TV: 

Mayoral Conversations on Parks and Open Space: October 26, 2013

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Talk of the Neighborhoods Hosts Mini-Debates

BNN TV Shifts Focus to At-Large Boston City Council Race

Joe Heisler, host of BNN TV’s popular political talk show Talk of the Neighborhoods, will present a series of televised mini-debates on Boston Neighborhood Network Television.

Watch the Boston Mayoral Forum on BNNTV

Deciding the Future of Boston

Boston Neighborhood Network Television has been instrumental in helping voters make informed decisions about the recent Mayoral and City Council elections.  We continue this service to community by presenting a videotaped special of the upcoming Boston Mayoral Forum presented by Boston's communities of color.


BCAPF Board of Directors Call for Nominations

2013 Annual Meeting and Election

The Boston Community Access and Programming Foundation, Inc. (BCAPF), otherwise known as Boston Neighborhood Network (BNN), will hold its annual election to fill vacant seats on the Board of Directors on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at the annual meeting of the board.

The BCAPF Nomination Committee is seeking nominations for the 2013 Board of Directors election.


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