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Behind the Red Circle
Behind the Red Circle takes a deeper look at TEDxNaperville ideas. The TEDx program gives local communities the opportunity to create TED-like experiences locally through their own event. Host and curator, Arthur Zards sits down with the Chicago area’s most original and visionary thinkers to further explore their ideas.
On Business Connection, host Liz Spencer sits down with local business owners and entrepreneurs to discuss their business, their products and services and their involvement in the community.
Also available via Podcast.
- iPartners In Performance Automotive Service and Repair
From Foreign and Domestic vehicles and specializing in European Imports such as Land Rover, BMW, Audi and more. From Brakes, Maintenance and Fluid Replacements to Minor to Major Engine Repair.
Are you unemployed, underemployed, or looking for a career change? Find your next career success with host Kim White as she discusses coaching tips and current trends in the job market with industry experts.
Also available via Podcast
College Sports Highlights
Watch the sports highlights and post-game reactions from North Central College. From football to tennis to volleyball, catch all your favorite Cardinal teams in action.
In football season, tune in to The Red Zone.
- iNorth Central Women’s Cross Country at Augustana // 10.4.19
North Central traveling to Rock Island to run in the Brissman / Lundeen Invitational. Time to lace up for the course the conference race will be ran on.
- iNorth Central College Women’s Golf at the CCIW Preview // 9.18.19
North Central College Women’s Golf visiting Brighton Dale Links in Kansasville, Wisconsin. Cardinals taking part in the CCIW Preview hosted by Carthage.
- iNorth Central College Women’s Tennis vs. Carroll University // 9.4.19
Nike Park the site for the North Central vs Carroll Tennis match. The Cardinals red hot to start the season, coming off wins against Wartburg and Concordia.
- iNorth Central College Triathlon at the Central Region Qualifier // 09.01.19
Triathlon returns at North Central with the Cardinals heading to Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin for the Central Region Qualifier as they go for three titles in a row.
- iNorth Central College Men’s Cross Country at Elmhurst Early Bird // 08.30.19
Matt Osmulski the lone member of last year’s top 7 coming back for the North Central Men’s Cross Country team. Cardinals hit hard by graduation after winning a third straight National Title.
- iNorth Central College Men’s Track and Field at the Dr Keeler Invitational // 05.10.19
North Central College hosting the Dr. Keeler Track and Field meet in what is the second to last chance to best some times and get ready for Nationals.
- iNorth Central College Softball vs. North Park // 04.25.19
Highlights from the North Central College softball teams game against North Park in a CCIW matchup at Shanower Field.
- iNorth Central College Men’s Golf at the Naperville Intercollegiate // 04.22.19
Highlights from the North Central College men’s golf teams outing at the Naperville Intercollegiate, in which they placed second in the eight-team field.
NCTV17 broadcasts a wide variety of community events each year including parades, band concerts, choral groups, school concerts, presentations and ceremonies.
- iNaperville Men’s Glee Club presents Christmas Presence 2019
Naperville Men’s Glee Club presents Christmas Presence 2019 Join the Naperville Men’s Glee Club (NMGC) for Christmas Presence 2019 as
- iNaperville YMCAs Mayor’s Interfaith Community Breakfast
The community gathered together to celebrate the season at the annual Naperville YMCAs Mayor’s Interfaith Community Breakfast.
Dana Being Dana
Dana Being Dana is a new talk show hosted by Dana Michelle. Building on her successful weekly radio talk show on Intellectual Radio, Dana discusses topics that matter to real people. She focuses on human connection and getting the most out of life by living intentionally.
Also available via Podcast.
Dine Around Naperville
Unique ambiance, signature cuisine, and the enthusiasm of Host Ray Kinney are the key ingredients in the Dine Around Naperville series. Take an inside look at Naperville’s most popular restaurants.
Since 2006, NCTV17 has produced 20 documentaries, including many in partnership with the Naperville Heritage Society, showcasing and preserving local history.
- iWheels of Change
Wheels of Change explores the Automobile dealerships that were located in downtown Naperville in the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s, how the business changed since then, the impact of the dealerships on the community, and the impact of automobiles on American culture as a whole.
- iFuture Focus
When Superintendent Dan Bridges requested that a district-wide community group be convened to study and give comment to the promise and opportunities facing District 203 hundreds of community members (families, residents, and staff) turned out for the Future Focus sessions.
- iWe Are Rivals
Each fall, the community comes together for two crosstown high school football games. Under the bright lights of North Central College’s Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium, Naperville Central takes on Naperville North in the Crosstown Classic, and Neuqua Valley takes on Waubonsie Valley in the Prairie Classic.
Naperville’s only TV Game show has eight players in two teams competing to win the Game On! Trophy AND city bragging rights. Danielle Tufano, hosts the fun by steering the teams through six crazy games of skill and chance.
Inside the Chamber
Inside the Chamber is hosted by the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce President & CEO and brings together a group of experts to discuss today’s top business trends and issues, especially as they affect Naperville.
Also available via Podcast.
- iThe Value of a Liberal Arts Degree in Today’s World
Nicki Anderson is joined by a panel of experts to discuss the impact of a liberal arts degree in today’s world and why it matters more now than ever.
The Moms Network
The Moms Network is hosted by Dr. Cathy Subber. With pragmatic advice, and a healthy dose of humor, the moms explore the many challenges and blessings of being a mother and a woman.
Also available via Podcast.
Naperville News 17
Naperville News 17 is the only weekly television newscast exclusively focused on the Naperville area. Reporters bring viewers a local perspective on the national news as well as cover all the news happening throughout the area.
- iNaperville Councilman Kevin Coyne Launches Safe DuPage
Naperville City Councilman Kevin Coyne launches Safe DuPage after recent gun violence incidents in DuPage County.
- iGuzman y Gomez Opens First U.S. Location in Naperville
An Australian restaurant is bringing their take on Mexican cuisine to America with their first U.S. Guzman y Gomez location opening in Naperville.
What does a Top Cop, a Master Gardener and a Funeral Director have in common? It’s not the start of a joke but just a few of the different types of people who have sat down with host Liz Spencer to share their insight on Naperville and life… all on Naperville Notables.
Naperville Sports Weekly
Hosted by Allie Kaleta, Naperville Sports Weekly is the only television program covering both the boys’ and girls’ varsity sports at all six Naperville-area high schools.
- iMetea Valley vs Waubonsie Valley Wrestling 1.16.20
Firm handshakes for everyone as Waubonsie Valley honors its seniors. They also welcome the Metea Valley Mustangs for a DVC clash.
- iNaperville North vs Naperville Central Girls Gymnastics 1.16.20
We hit the mats at Naperville Central as they welcome the huskies to their gym. The hawks honor 4 seniors, while Naperville North looks to spoil the party.
- iNaperville Central vs Neuqua Valley Boys Swimming 1.16.20
We hang out in the pool over at Neuqua Valley as the Redhawks from Naperville Central come to town for a DVC showdown.
- iNeuqua Valley vs Naperville North Girls Bowling 1.16.20
We hit the lanes at Fox Bowl as Naperville North celebrates senior night and get ready for the post season facing off against Neuqua Valley.
- iMetea Valley vs. Waubonsie Valley Girls Bowling 01.16.20
Metea Valley and Waubonsie Valley match up on the bowling alley for some IHSA girls bowling. The Mustangs roll their way to a victory.
- iWaubonsie/Metea Co-Op vs Neuqua Valley Girls Gymnastics 1.16.20
We head over to Neuqua Valley where the Waubonsie Metea Co-Op plans their attack while the wildcats celebrate their lone senior at their last home meet of the season!
- iMetea Valley and DeKalb at Naperville North Boys Swimming 01.16.20
Metea Valley and DeKalb travel to Naperville North for a Tri-Meet in boys swimming. All three teams honoring their seniors during the meet.
NCTV17 News Update
NCTV17 News Update delivers the latest news for Naperville and the surrounding area.
- iAttempted Armed Robbery | Naperville Student on Ellen | Enchanted Railroad
Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery, a Waubonsie student was rewarded on Ellen, and the Enchanted Railroad returns to the Morton Arboretum.
- iNew Water Street Building | Seoul Taco Ribbon Cutting | Concerts In Your Park Voting
Five-story multi-use building proposed for Water Street, Seoul Taco ribbon cutting, vote for Concerts in Your Park, and honor for Naperville Public Library.
- iJeopardy GOAT Crowned | DuPagePads Leader Retiring | Guzman Y Gomez Opening
Ken Jennings bests Jeopardy James for GOAT title, DuPage Pads leader Carol Simler retiring, new 360 Youth Services leader and Guzman & Gomez opening.
- iSuperintendent Welcomed | Suicide Awareness Forum | Hospital Safety Grade
District 204 voted in its next superintendent, community leaders held a suicide awareness discussion, and Edward Hospital earns top marks for safety.
- iSafe DuPage | Suicide Awareness Forum | Volunteer Open House
Kevin Coyne launches Safe DuPage, there’s a suicide awareness forum tonight at city hall, and the forest preserve hosted their Volunteer Open House.
- iJeopardy GOAT 3rd Game | Winter Weather Warning | College Park Closed
Jeopard James fall short in the third game of Jeopardy GOAT, the City of Naperville issues a winter weather watch, and College Park has closed.
- iWin for Jeopardy James | Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea Coming | NPD’s Kathleen Anderson Retires
A win for Jeopardy James, first retail tenant of Central Park Place will be Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea, and the NPD’s Kathleen Anderson retires.
- iMan Charged With Sexual Abuse of Minors | Moser Tower Options | Jeopardy James Game Results
Chicago man charged with sexual abuse after allegedly having sex with minors at Naperville motel, Moser Tower options and Jeopardy James first game results.
School Scene is hosted by Naperville 203 Superintendent Dan Bridges. Together with his guests, we find out how the district is building a passion for lifelong learning and helping students become college and career ready.
Also available in Podcast.
- iNaperville 203’s Diversity and Inclusion Initiative
Naperville School District 203 expands its diversity and inclusion initiative with the hiring of Dr. Rakeda Leaks as Executive Director of Diversity and Inclusion.
On Spotlight, host Jane Wernette sits down with area nonprofits to talk about their mission and the programs and services they offer to the community.
Also available via Podcast.
The Red Zone
Hosted by Kevin Jackman, The Red Zone focuses on the North Central College football team. Each week Head Coach Jeff Thorne and his players stop by to break down last week’s game and preview upcoming games.
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