By Hull, About Hull
HullTV offers a wide variety of programming.
All of our shows are produced by Hull residents
HCTV has provided live coverage of the Board of Selectmen and Town Meeting since 1984. In addition, we cover many other boards and committees when they are dealing with issues of town-wide interest.School Committee meetings are televised on the Education Station, Pirate TV. After decades of taped replay, the School Committee is now telecast live.
Hull TV covers many community events, including the annual Drowned Hogs Swim in February; the Nantasket Beach Car Show in June; the Endless Summer Festival in September and numerous other fundraisers for community groups. Special Events are our specialty.
History and Perspective
Thanks to the MA Department of Conservation and Recreation, Hull Lifesaving Museum and the Friends of the Hull Public Library, we have scores of lectures by local authors and historians on a wide range of interesting local and regional topics. History is made every day. With a programming library dating back to our inception in 1984, HCTV has a sound and video record of many of the major events that have taken place in Hull during the last thirty years.
Arts & Entertainment
HC-TV is proud to feature several programs by MA Broadcasting Hall of Fame member Ron Della Chiesa, including his series “Elder Cool,” which highlights the accomplishments of people over 55. Music is an important part of life in Hull and HC-TV has recorded a wide and varied collection of local and regional musicians at festivals and fundraising events over the years. In addition to live performances, the Cinzi Lavin Show, hosted by the talented musician and composer of the same name, features interviews with and performances by a wide range of gifted performers.Exploring another popular form of entertainment, HC-TV’s answer to Wayne’s World, Beer Styles, educates the audience about the responsible enjoyment of one of the world’s oldest beverages. Lori Tobin’s Cooking with Kids, offers step by step cooking tips to help provide healthy meals for busy families. A recent addition to our line-up, Chatting with Chamber, features lighthearted interviews with local business owners hosted by actress and comedian Randy Veraguas.
The Hull TV sports reporting team is one of the best on the South Shore. We provide extensive coverage of a wide variety of Hull sports including Hull High football; Girls & Boys Soccer; Lacrosse; Field Hockey; Girls & Boys Basketball; Hockey; Baseball; Softball and track. In addition to school sports, we televise the entire season of Hull Youth Football. Sports reporters Steve Vieira and Alan McCall enhance our coverage with their skilled play-by-play and expert color commentary.