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Press Room

Thanks for visiting MPT's Press Room where you can access current press releases, media alerts and more for programs created and presented by Maryland Public Television. If you need additional information, contact Faith Wachter at (410) 581-4031 or press@mpt.org. If you would like to pitch a story to our news and public affairs staff, please fax a press release to (410) 581-4298 or email it to directconnection@mpt.org.

Press Releases
Chesapeake Bay Week | April 20 - 27, 2014

Maryland Public Television airs 10th annual Chesapeake Bay Week® series
Series showcases Ocean City, crabs, oysters, the Bay Bridge and a cross-state trip in an all-electric car!

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Downee Ocean, Hon!

New MPT program spotlights Ocean City -- Maryland’s major beach destination
Downee Ocean, Hon! premieres April 21 as part of Chesapeake Bay Week® programming

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Understanding Joy: The Devastation of a Gambling

Maryland Public Television premieres documentary on gambling addiction
An MPT co-production with MedSchool Maryland Productions, Understanding Joy airs March 19

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Chesapeake Collectibles Season 4

Chesapeake Collectibles' fourth season premieres on Maryland Public Television
Season launches January 9 with Louis Vuitton trunk and Robert E. Lee death mask

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Maryland Farm & Harvest

Maryland Farm & Harvest, newest Maryland Public Television series, debuts November 19, 2013
Series showcases the industry that feeds Maryland

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MotorWeek Season 33

The Auto Industry's New, Uncompromising Approach to Vehicle Design is Center Stage During MotorWeek's 33rd Season
New up-beat pacing, international carriage on VOA, new Over the Edge reporter and a deep dive on coverage of unprecedented fuel efficiency trends are new season highlights

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Artworks Season 2

Maryland Public Television premieres second season of Artworks September 26
Series features profiles of artists, writers, composers and performers

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