New York, NY – November 15, 2007 – Beginning today, Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey will offer the following channels at no additional charge:
- Fox Sports Net New York HD – offers sports enthusiasts exclusive coverage of the New Jersey Devils and New York Islanders of the NHL along with a strong line-up of college football and basketball coverage and additional top quality programming from Fox Sports Net including "Best Damn Sports Show." Available on Channel 748 in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens; Channel 780 in New Jersey; Channel 759 in Mt. Vernon and Channel 767 in Hudson Valley. Currently available on Channel 748 in Staten Island. Digital HD converter required.
- National Geographic HD – features more than 300 hours of original HD programming each year including nature, science and history documentaries. Signature series include “Explorer” and “Dog Whisperer,” and special event programming such as “Inside the Living Body” and “Galapagos.” Available on Channel 765 in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island; Channel 743 in New Jersey; Channel 766 in Mt. Vernon and Channel 751 in Hudson Valley. Digital HD converter required.
- Elections ’08 – is a voter education channel featuring campaign messages for the 2008 elections and offers prospective voters information about candidates and issues through enhanced, detailed coverage. Available on Channel 1279. Digital converter required.
The following channel is now available to all customers in Mount Vernon:
- FX – offers original series, Hollywood movies and various programming originally aired on Fox. Available on Channel 38.
For a complete channel listing, or to order Time Warner Cable service, call 1.800.OKCable (1.800.652.2253) or view our channel lineups.
About Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey
Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey serves over 1.4 million customers in four NYC boroughs (Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island and western Brooklyn), Mt. Vernon, Hudson Valley (Orange, Sullivan, Ulster Counties and parts of Dutchess, Greene and Delaware Counties) and Bergen and Hudson Counties, New Jersey.
Our parent company, Time Warner Cable, owns and manages cable systems passing approximately 26 million homes in 33 states. Headquartered in New York City, Time Warner Cable has 14.7 million customers for its various products, including video, high-speed data and residential telephone. This includes approximately 13.4 million basic video subscribers and more than 6.5 million customers who purchase more than one product. Time Warner Cable includes some of the most technologically advanced and best-clustered cable systems in the country, with nearly 85 percent of the Company’s customers located in five geographic regions: New York, Texas, Ohio, the Carolinas and southern California. It is the largest cable provider in the nation’s two largest cities, Los Angeles and New York. Leveraging its leadership in innovation and quality customer care, Time Warner Cable delivers advanced products and services such as video-on-demand, high-definition television, digital video recorders, high-speed data and Digital Phone.