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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Fri., Feb. 7 Starting @ 8pm
6:17 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

It's Drama Night On WLRN-TV. DCI Banks, Dalziel & Pascoe & Circus

Dci Banks

Starting at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 7, tune into Channel 17 for two of Britain’s most gripping crime series - DCI Banks and Dalziel & Pascoe - then stay and watch Circus, a revealing peek into the character-filled world of a real-life traveling show

Dci Banks: Cold is the Grave (8:00 pm)

A man is murdered after he commits an armed robbery and DS Cabbot believes that someone staged the murder. Banks is asked by his boss, Chief Superintendent Gerry Rydell, to find his missing teenage daughter.

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Thursday, Feb. 6 Starting @ 8pm
3:16 pm
Wed February 5, 2014

WLRN-TV Commemorates Black History Month

The Abolitionists: American Experience

Starting at 8 p.m. on Thursday nights, WLRN celebrates Black History Month with new programs that explore more than a century of history and culture.

The Abolitionists: American Experience Part 1 (8:00 pm)

Premieres Thursday, February 6, 13 & 20 on WLRN. 

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Wed., Feb. 5 Starting @ 8pm
2:50 pm
Tue February 4, 2014

The Best Of British TV! Doc Martin, Scott & Bailey, Midsomer Murders

Doc Martin

You can find the best of British comedy and drama every Wednesday night on WLRN Channel 17.

Doc Martin features the misadventures of a curmudgeonly London doctor who makes waves in a sleepy seaside village where he sets up shop.  Scott & Bailey is a clever police procedural in which two female detectives tackle homicide cases along with their own troubled love lives. Midsomer Murders finds treachery and mayhem aplenty in a sleepy country village:

Doc Martin: On The Edge, Pt. 1 (8:00 p.m.) 

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Tue., Feb. 4 Starting @ 8pm
4:00 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

Battles Of Grim And Glory: Churchill, Eisenhower & The Tuskegee Airmen On WLRN-TV Tonight!

Sir Winston Churchill

You can find some of the best war documentaries on television every Tuesday night on WLRN - TV, starting at 8:00 p.m.

 Secrets of the Dead: Churchill’s Deadly Decision (8:00 pm)

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Mon., Feb. 3 Starting @ 8pm
8:18 am
Sat February 1, 2014

It's a Wild Night on WLRN!

Biologist John Benson takes a blood sample from a young (five to seven week old) coywolf pup.
Credit ©2013 Coy Wolf Inc.

Starting at 8:00 p.m. on Monday, February 3, tune into a night of natural wonders! Nature’s Meet the Coywolf, Megafalls of Iguaco and Wild Africa’s Coasts.

Nature: Meet the Coywolf  (8:00 pm)

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Fri., Jan. 31 Starting @ 8p
9:00 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

It's Drama Night! Circus, Dalziel & Pascoe, DCI Banks

DCI Banks

Friday nights are full of mystery and suspense on WLRN.

Starting at 8:00 p.m. on January 31, tune into Channel 17 for two of Britain’s most gripping crime series - DCI Banks and Dalziel & Pascoe -  then stay and watch Circus, a revealing peek into the character-filled world of a real-life traveling show:

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Thurs., Jan. 30 Starting @ 8p
8:12 pm
Wed January 29, 2014

A Night Of History! Ali, Nixon & The Sixties

American Experience: 1964

On Thursday nights, WLRN revisits key moments in history with powerful and compelling documentaries from South Florida, the United States and the world at large.

On January 30, Channel 17, relive – and reexamine - the pivotal events that shaped the Sixties through three documentaries that span the decade:

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Wed., Jan. 29 Starting @ 8p
9:00 pm
Tue January 28, 2014

The Best Of British TV! Doc Martin, Scott & Bailey, Midsomer Murders

Doc Martin

You can find the best of British comedy and drama every Wednesday night on WLRN Channel 17.

Doc Martin features the misadventures of a curmudgeonly London doctor who makes waves in a sleepy seaside village where he sets up shop.  Scott & Bailey is a clever police procedural in which two female detectives tackle homicide cases along with their own troubled love lives. Midsomer Murders finds treachery and mayhem aplenty in a sleepy country village:

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Tue., Jan. 28 Starting @ 8p
9:00 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Stories Of Conflict: Arms, Royals & Valentino

Hitler's Favorite Royal

You can find some of the best war documentaries on television every Tuesday night on WLRN Channel 17, starting at 8:00 p.m.

On January 28, learn how a British prince and grandson of Queen Victoria became embroiled in the Nazi war machine; understand how generals have struggled through to history to raise armies and more importantly how to pay for them; and then discover the covert way U.S. media shapes the negative public opinions most Americans hold on Arabs and Islam:

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Mon., Jan. 27 Starting @ 8p
8:09 pm
Sat January 25, 2014

It's Nature Night! Love, Horses & African Deserts

Each Monday, WLRN airs powerful nature and wildlife documentaries, including the popular PBS series Nature and the best from the BBC. 

On January 27, Channel 17 will air these stunning shows from some of the most remote parts of our planet:

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Thurs, Jan. 9 @ 9p
6:00 am
Thu December 26, 2013

Il Volo: We Are Love

The three Italian tenors -- 19-year-old Piero Barone, 18-year-old Ignazio Boschetto and 17-year-old Gianluca Ginoble -- known to their fans as Il Volo return to WLRN-TV for their second PBS special, "Il Volo: We Are Love," filmed at The Fillmore on Miami Beach in March.

With special edition album coming out, the Italian trio have been touring since creating a splash with Hollywood actress and director Barbara Streisand  during her fall tour last year.

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Airs On WLRN CH 17 Sun, Dec. 22 @ 9p
12:01 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Gay Men's Chorus: Heaven And Nature Sing

Credit Adrienne Kennedy

WLRN-TV presents the sensational holiday special Gay Men's Chorus: Heaven and Nature Sing performed by the Fort Lauderdale-based Gay Men's Chorus of South Florida.

Under the skillful baton of Julliard-graduate, arranger and composer Gordon Roberts, the 150-voice chorus produces a rich, blended sound from Baroque and classical scores to popular standards that will be sure to put South Floridians in the holiday spirit.

Gay Men's Chorus: Heaven and Nature Sing was taped at the Sunshine Cathedral MCC in Fort Lauderdale on Friday, December 13.

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Airs on WLRN CH 17 Tue, Dec. 17 @ 8p
12:21 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Full Circle: Before They Were Famous

On Tuesday December 17 at 8 p.m., WLRN-TV will present "Full Circle: Before They Were Famous," a documentary chronicling the journey of images taken by American photographer William John Kennedy in the early 1960s.

Directed by Brian Bayerl, the film is full of personal anecdotes and remembrances by Kennedy's subjects as they view their photographs for the first time, including painter Robert Indiana, pop artist Andy Warhol, bestselling author Ultra Violet and poet Taylor Mead.

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Music
2:08 pm
Thu December 5, 2013

Ethan Bortnick Live In Concert On WLRN TV

Ethan Bortnick
Credit ethanbortnick.com

In a program that had the live audience dancing in the aisles, WLRN TV will broadcast the family music special Ethan Bortnick Live in Concert: The Power of Music, featuring 12-year-old composer, pianist and entertainer Ethan Bortnick.

Accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra, 4-piece band and 120-member Kids Choir, Ethan performs with passion and heart as his fingers fly across the piano keys in “Minute Waltz,” the audience rocks out to “Rock Around the Clock,” he claps to the beat of “Lean On Me” and participates in a very enthusiastic sing-along of “Crocodile Rock.” Feel the power of music when Ethan performs emotional and inspiring renditions of “We Are the World” and “The Earth Song.” 

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Perez Art Museum
11:26 am
Thu December 5, 2013

WLRN TV At PAMM's Opening Day

The Perez Art Museum Miami is a public-private partnership, part of a $220 million overall project funded by community donors and $100 million in voter-approved bonds.
Credit Daniel Hicks

It's been a race against time to open the new Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) in time for South Florida's annual Art Basel extravaganza.

PAMM is the latest cultural landmark to appear on the shores of Biscayne Bay, and it replaces the old Center for Fine Arts just a few blocks away in downtown Miami.

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