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Retiring? Place Your Bets

I feel comfortable taking some chances in life. Exploring a new country by myself? Sure. Trying a recipe that sounds utterly questionable? Sign me up. But despite my general openness to chance, Iā€™d rather not gamble on my future retirement. … Continue reading

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PBS Kids Fall Updates

Fall brings turning leaves, pumpkin patches and yes, more of the awesome kids programs you’ve come to expect from WPT. The fall PBS Kids schedule, effective Sept. 1, includes a new offering: an extra half-hour of Sesame Street every weekday … Continue reading

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‘Downton Abbey’ Cast Upstaged by Plastic Bottle

Chances are good that you’ve already seen the image of Lord Grantham and his daughter Lady Edith ā€“ then one in which a plastic water bottle shines on the mantel behind them. That image gave many viewers around the world … Continue reading

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Watch All-New ‘Sewing With Nancy’

Last month, we took you behind the scenes of Nancy Zieman Productions to tell you that a new season of Sewing With Nancy was fast approaching. This week, we’re happy to tell you Nancy’s 32nd season is here and begins … Continue reading

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Ken Burns Film ‘The Roosevelts’ Coming in September

When we return to the office Monday, WPT staff will make final edits to the September program guide, which features Ken Burns’ new film on Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt ā€” three members of one of the most prominent families … Continue reading

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