Press Releases


March 14, 2012

MILWAUKEE, Wis., March 14, 2012 - City of Milwaukee Aldermanic candidates will appear together on Milwaukee Public Television's °ADELANTE! On March 20th, District 8 candidates Robert Donovan and Benjamin Juarez will appear together, and on March 27th, District 12 candidates Jim Witkowiak and Jose Perez will be guests on the show. Both shows will air at 6:30 p.m. on MPTV HD 10.1 and 36.2.

°ADELANTE! is a weekly, locally-produced series celebrating the rich heritage of Latino people. Each episode explores the culture and concerns of the fastest growing community in southeastern Wisconsin. The program looks at change and progress, highlighting the contributions of Latino individuals and organizations to the community. Hosted by Patricia Gomez, °ADELANTE! is now in its 13th season.

About MPTV
Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) is southeastern Wisconsin's premier non-commercial media organization. MPTV consists of two traditional television stations, WMVS and WMVT, and seven additional digital television services. The MPTV stations are the area's only over-the-air source for PBS and other national public television programs, and also offer a diverse schedule of their own award-winning local series and specials. The station is watched by over 900,000 viewers each week throughout southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.
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Erin Eaton, Publicist/Grant Writer
P: (414) 297-8229

Darlyne Haertlein, Manager-Community Relations
P: (414) 297-7518