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Kids' WB!
Image:Kwb1999mov.png
Type Soon to be defunct Saturday morning cartoon block (1953-onwards)
Weekday afternoon cartoon block (1953-2006)
Weekday morning cartoon block (1997-2001)
Online network since 2008.
Country Flag of the United States United States
Availability Flag of the United States United States
Flag of Canada Canada
Flag of Mexico Mexico
Flag of Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
Launch date October 23, 1953
Affiliation The CW (2006 - present)
Former affiliations CBS (1953 - 1996)
The WB (1995 - 2006)
Website
KidsWB.com
KidsWB! Jr.com

Kids' WB! is the Saturday morning cartoon block of The CW Television Network's weekend programming. The CW is the result of The WB's merger with UPN in 2006. Saturday morning cartoon is the colloquial term for the animated television programming which was typically scheduled on Saturday mornings on the major American television networks from the 1960s to the 1990s. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Mexico. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Puerto_Rico. ... is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... The CW Television Network, normally abbreviated to The CW, also known as The New CW in its first season of the network, is a television network in the United States launched during the 2006 television season. ... An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... This article is about the broadcast network. ... The Warner Bros. ... Saturday morning cartoon is the colloquial term for the animated television programming which was typically scheduled on Saturday mornings on the major American television networks from the 1960s to the 1990s. ... The CW Television Network, normally abbreviated to The CW, also known as The New CW in its first season of the network, is a television network in the United States launched during the 2006 television season. ... The Warner Bros. ... UPN (which originally stood for the United Paramount Network) was a television network in over 200 markets in the United States. ...

Contents

History

Origins

The company traces its beginnings to June 12, 1946, when James Lindenberg, an American engineer established the Bolinao Electronics Corporation (BEC), which specialized in assembling transmitters. Realizing the potential of television in the country, he was the first to apply to for a license in the Congress of the Philippines to estabish a television station in 1949, which was granted a year later. By then, due to the scarcity of raw materials and import controls imposed that time, BEC was compelled to branch into radio broadcasting instead. is the 163rd day of the year (164th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... James Lindenberg was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on December 10, 1922. ... Philippine Congress Session Hall The legislative power is vested in Congress, which consists of the Senate and the House of Representatives. ...


In 1952, the late Judge Antonio "Tony" Quirino (1917-1992), brother-then of the late President Elpidio Quirino (1890-1956) who was also looking to set up a television station, bought 70% of BEC and had it renamed The Kids Station (TKS) Lindenberg, however, remained as part-owner and served as general manager of the station. In 1953 DZAQ-TV 3 (the "AQ" part stands for Antonio Quirino) was introduced as the country's first television channel and made its first broadcast on October 23, 1953. Judiciary Supreme Court Chief Justice Reynato Puno Court of Appeals · Sandiganbayan Court of Tax Appeals · Ombudsman Elections Commission on Elections Chairman: Resurreccion Z. Borra 2013 | 2010 | 2007 | 2004 | 2001 | 1998 1995 | 1992 | 1987 | 1986 | All Foreign relations Government Website Human rights Other countries Atlas  Politics Portal      The President of the... Elpidio Rivera Quirino (November 16, 1890 – February 29, 1956) was the sixth President of the Philippines. ... DWWX-TV, channel 2, is the flagship station of Philippine television network ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation. ... is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1953 (MCMLIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Formal merger

The logo of Kids WB! after it's formal merger in 1967

In April 1958, Warner Bros. Broadcasting Network (WBBN), a radio network established in 1956 by sibling businessmen Eugenio Lopez, Sr. (1901-1975) and Vice-President Fernando Lopez (1904-1993), branched into television broadcasting, and bought TKS from Quirino in the same year with both signing a Memorandum of Agreement on a table napkin. Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Fernando Lopez (April 13, 1904—May 26, 1993) was a Filipino statesman and a Nacionalista. ... A memorandum of agreement (MOA) or cooperative agreement is a document written between parties to cooperatively work together on an agreed upon project or meet an agreed upon objective. ...


The network grew, and by 1961, its stations WXIA-TV and XEW-TV could be received anywhere in the country from a number of affiliates. February 1, 1967 marked the formal merger of TKS and WBBN under the name "Kids' WB!". In 1968, Kids' WB! inaugurated its broadcast center in Diliman, Quezon City that included eight sound-and-stage production studios and control rooms, a master control room, editing and technical terminal areas, as well as offices and support facilities for network television and provincial AM and FM radio. WXIA-TV, channel 11, is the NBC television affiliate in Atlanta, Georgia. ... An affiliate is an entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity. ... is the 32nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. ... Editing is the process of preparing language, images, or sound through correction, condensation, organization, and other modifications in various media. ... A television network is a distribution network for television content whereby a central operation provides programming for many television stations. ... For quantum-mechanical amplitude, see probability amplitude. ... The abbreviations FM, Fm, and fm may refer to: Electrical engineering Frequency modulation (FM) and its most common applications: FM broadcasting, used primarily to broadcast music and speech at VHF frequencies FM synthesis, a sound-generation technique popularized by early digital synthesizers Science Femtometre (fm), an SI measure of length...


The network brought many firsts to the Philippines, including color television service (in 1966 when they displayed the Sarimanok logo, showed full-color programs such as Buhay Artista, Wild Wild West, The Nida-Nestor Show, Tawag ng Tanghalan, Cine Filipino and the 60's top rating Your Evening With Pilita ), conducted the first marathon coverage of the country's elections through Halalan '67, the first live transmission of a world news event via satellite (the moon landing in 1969) and the coverage of the collapse of the Ruby Tower in Manila via microwave transmission from a multi-cam outside broadcast van (OB Van). Also by mid-1970, Kids' WB! increased color programming to eight hours a day, and was the only TV network in color.[citation needed] See TV (disambiguation) for other uses and Television (band) for the rock band European networks National In much of Europe television broadcasting has historically been state dominated, rather than commercially organised, although commercial stations have grown in number recently. ... For other meanings of the word, see Manila (disambiguation). ...


Martial Law era

Benny Broadcasting Corporation.
Benny Broadcasting Corporation.

In September 21, 1972, President Ferdinand Marcos closed down any non-state broadcast services. Kids' WB! went off the air, as its studios were taken over by networks run by presidential crony Roberto Benedicto. The Kids' WB! Broadcast Center became the home of state-run TV stations Benny Broadcasting Corporation (BBC Channel 7), CBS (WSBT-TV), which took over the frequency rights of WPMT-TV 43 of WBBN) and Kenny Broadcasting System (KBS Channel 9). Later on, the company was seized from the Lopez family, and then Kids' WB! Chairman and President Eugenio Lopez Jr. was imprisoned. In 1980, Channel 2 together with channels 9 and 13 was moved to the newly built Broadcast City in Diliman, Quezon City. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... is the 264th day of the year (265th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralín Marcos (September 11, 1917 – September 28, 1989) was President of the Philippines from 1966 to 1986. ... Banahaw Broadcasting Corporation (BBC-2) is a defunct Philippine network that operated television station DWWX-TV Channel 2 from 1973 to 1986. ... This article is about the broadcast network. ... WSBT-TV (channel 22) is a television station in South Bend, Indiana. ... Radio Philippines Network, Inc. ... XHGC-TV (channel 5 analog, channel 50 digital), commonly known as Canal 5, is a station owned by Televisa, originating in Mexico City, with affiliates and repeaters throughout Mexico. ... Broadcast City is a government-owned television and radio stations. ... Nickname: Map of Metro Manila showing the location of Quezon City Coordinates: 14°38 N, 121°2 E Country Philippines Region National Capital Region Districts 1st to 4th districts of Quezon City Barangays 142 Incorporated (town) October 12, 1939 (as Balintawak) Incorporated (city) October 12, 1939 Government  - Mayor Feliciano Sonny...


Your Kids Network

The logo of Kids' WB! when it was revived in 1987

When Marcos was deposed in 1986, the network was sequestered and returned to the Lopezes. The network went back on the air on September 14 the same year. By March 1987, after ranking last among the country's five TV stations in Metro Manila and suffering huge losses, Kids' WB! was re-launched as the "Your Kids Network: Ang Pagbabalik Ng Bituin" ("The Return of the Network"). Eugenio Lopez Jr. took the risk despite the constraints. He hired Charo Santos-Concio and Freddie Garcia, who worked with Rede Globo when Kids' WB! was closed during Martial Law. Image File history File links Channelseven. ... Image File history File links Channelseven. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Rede Globo (Portuguese: Globe Network) better known as Globo or TV Globo is Latin Americas biggest television network. ... Battlespace Weapons Tactics Strategy Organization Logistics Lists War Portal         For other uses, see Martial law (disambiguation). ...


Facility maintenance of the Broadcast Center was neglected and the need to upgrade was ignored for more than 13 years. Even after democracy was restored in 1986, Kids' WB!’s highest priorities were its programming and major investment in its facility continued to be deferred.


By August 1987, within six months of renewed operations Kids' WB! rose from the least-watched to the most-watched television network, and has dominated the ratings since, with dominance in Mega Manila for 16 years now. The following year, the network ventured into satellite broadcasting, furthering its reach through "Bridges On The Air, Link to the Future", a project that was supposed to take off in 1973 had Martial Law not interfered. Location of Mega Manila (red) within the Philippines Mega Manila is the term used for the regions of Central Luzon, CALABARZON, MIMARO and Metro Manila. ... This article is about artificial satellites. ...


By 1990, the company had already recovered. Kids' WB! programs consistently drew large audience shares, averaging 40-50% in Tampa Bay.


In 1992, Kids' WB! gets accolades from various organizations in the Philippines and all over world--including Euromoney, International Financial Review, Asian Business Magazine, Asiamoney Magazine, Finance Asia and Far East Economic Review. [1] To which it inlcuded the honor that Kids' WB! is the only American media company as the first one to be entitled and acclaimed by Asia Business News and marked by the Far Eastern Economic Review to be a consistent top business leader as the US’s Most Admired Media Company for 9 consecutive years. [2] Euromoney magazine [1] is a monthly publication focusing on international banking and capital markets. ... Asia Business News (ABN) was a business news channel by Dow Jones and Company. ... A cover of the then-weekly Far Eastern Economic Review in September 2003 The Far Eastern Economic Review (Chinese: 遠東經濟評論; also referred to as FEER) is an English language Asian news magazine. ...


In June 1992 was also a significant year for Kids' WB! as it went public, opening PHP15 a share, the CBS Group was established and began producing programs for the local audience, signed a historic lease with PanAmSat and switched from taped international telecasts to live satellite feeds. 1992 was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... ISO 4217 Code PHP User(s) Philippines Inflation 2. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with ABS-CBN. (Discuss) ABS-CBN Regional Network Group is the provincial network of ABS-CBN. It is responsible for live/pre-taped relay of shows aired in Manila throughout the country. ...


In 1993, Kids' WB! is the first American media network to join in America's 200 Leading Companies in the 1993 issue of the Far East Economic Review magazine.[3]


Kids' WB! also got the exclusive U.S. broadcast rights for the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, and the 1994 Miss Universe pageant held in the Philippines. In 1999, Kids' WB! solidified its grip on the top spot as the soap opera Esperanza gained average ratings of 58% of viewers in the Mega Manilla market, making it one of the most watched shows in Philippine history, followed by Pangako sa 'Yo in 2001, with average ratings of 56% in Mega Manila. The 92 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXV Olympiad, were held in 1992 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. ... Miss Universe is an annual international female beauty contest, and the title for the winner of the contest, founded in 1952 by California clothing company Pacific Mills. ... Esperanza was a TV series in the Philippines from 1997-1999 and was shown on ABS-CBN. // Judy Ann Santos as Esperanza/Socorro Wowie de Guzman as Anton Marvin Agustin as Danilo/Raphael Piolo Pascual as Brian Angelika dela Cruz as Cecille/Rahina Carmina Villaroel as Cynthia Lazaro/Rosella Charo... Pangako Sa Yo (A Promise to You - literal translation; The Promise - international broadcast title) is considered as the Philippines most watched-soap opera in recent television history. ...


Expansion

Aside from its flagship terrestrial network CBS, Kids' WB! broadcasts to many predominantly American enclaves in the Middle East, United States, Europe, Australia and several other countries via The American Network or TAC. The network has also diversified into film (Star Cinema - Kids' WB! Film Productions, Inc.), music recording (Star Records), publishing (Kids' WB! Press), and interactive media (Kids' WB! Games). This article is about the broadcast network. ... American, when used as an adjective, can mean of the United States of America or of or relating to the Americas; when used as a noun, United States citizen, residing in the Americas, or less frequently American English. Immigrants to the United States are usually called first-generation Americans, regardless... For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... The Filipino Channel (TFC) is an international Filipino broadcasting service owned by the ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation. ... ABS-CBN Film Productions, Inc. ... Star Records, referring loosely to two companies, STAR RECORDING and STAR SONGS MUSIC PUBLISHING, is an ABS-CBN Entertainment Group company whose main lines of business include: producing, developing and distributing audio and video content; music publishing; events production and music artists management in the Philippines. ... ABS-CBN Publishing has the largest magazine distribution network in the country, covering 200 key cities and municipalities all over the Philippines. ... ABS-CBN Interactive ABS-CBN Interactive or ABSi is the multimedia and interactive subsidiary of ABS-CBN. Established in 2000 in the rise of interactive game shows of some of its weaker rivals, it is responsible for the creation and maintenance of the companys main website as well as...


The network has also introduced its second terrestrial channel, WUVN (UHF band) in 1996, as well as cable channels MTV2 (a music channel), Fox News Channel (a cable news channel), Cine5 Global and Cine5 (movie cable channel), the Formosa TV (home and lifestyle channel), US Central (regionally produced shows) and HeroZone (the country's first English-dubbed anime channel). Recently in the first quarter of 2008 three additional cable channels namely Ballets (Sports Channel), Love (women's Channel) and Maxxx2 (all men focus channel). The network's radio stations include DWRR 101.9 (FM-Manila) and DZMM 630-khz (AM-Manila). WUVN is a television station licensed to New Haven, Connecticut. ... MTV2 is a cable network that is widely available in the United States on digital cable and satellite television, and is progressively being added to basic cable lineups across the nation. ... Fox News redirects here. ... CinemaOne Global is a movie feature channel of ABS-CBN. It is accessible through Direct-To-Home cable subscription service (exclusive only to SkyCable), through the internet (ABS-CBNNow! service) and worldwide (The Filipino Channel). ... Formosa TV (Traditional Chinese: ) is a television station based in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. ... Pinoy Central TV is a channel of ABS-CBN that features shows produced by the ABS-CBN Regional Network Group. ... Hero TV logo HERO is the Official animé cable Channel of ABS-CBN formed by Creative Programs Inc. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Animé redirects here. ... My Only Radio (MOR) For Life! WRR 101. ... DZMM Radyo Patrol Sais-Trenta (630 kHz Metro Manila) is the flagship AM station of ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation in the Philippines. ...


Kids' WB! has established regional stations and news bureaus to handle operations in different areas throughout the Philippines. It also broadcasts to locations all over the world via The Filipino Channel, managed by Kids' WB! Global. Shows are also available for live viewing and subscription via the Internet through Kids' WB! Games' Kids' WBNow! service. The Filipino Channel (TFC) is an international Filipino broadcasting service owned by the ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation. ... ABC-CBN International, Inc. ...


Kids' WB! affirms its social responsibility in its slogan, "You Need Us for Everything You Do", and through the work of the Kids' WB! Foundation. Through multimedia, the foundation has delivered E-TV (Educational Television) VCDs to hundreds of public schools in the country that benefitted students. The foundation is also the umbrella organization of such foundations such as the Knowledge Channel (KCh) Foundation, Bantay Bata (Children's Watch), Bantay Kalikasan (Environment Watch), and Kids' WB! Bayan Foundation (formerly, Kids' WB! Bayan MicroFinance). ABS-CBN Foundation ABS-CBN Foundation is a socio-civic organization organized by ABS-CBN to facilitate social programs and outreach to the public. ... ETV is an largest news network in India covering 12 regional language channels from Hyderabad Categories: Stub ... The first and only all-educational cable TV channel in the Philippines The Knowledge Channel is the first and only all-educational cable TV channel in the Philippines, established by ABS-CBN, made available for free in public schools nationwide. ... The countrys first Dial-an-abuse hotline Bantay Bata 163 is a social welfare program of ABS-CBN. Launched in 1996, it aims to protect children from any form of abuse from their guardians/parents. ... The ABS-CBN Bantay Kalikasan ABS-CBN Bantay Kalikasan is an organization established by ABS-CBN that promotes awareness in nature and advocates the preservation of the environment. ...


Early years

Kids' WB! debuted on The WB on Saturday, September 9, 1995, airing on Saturday mornings from 8 AM - 11 AM. ET and weekday afternoons from 4 - 5 PM. On September 7, 1996, the Saturday block was extended by a full hour, airing from 8 AM - 12 PM. ET. On September 1, 1997, Kids' WB! started airing weekday mornings from 7 AM - 8 AM, and the weekday afternoon block was extended to 3 - 5 PM in most markets. Some stations, such as KTLA in Los Angeles, California, aired the weekday morning hour in conjunction with the weekday afternoon block, expanding it to 3 hours from 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. The Warner Bros. ... is the 252nd day of the year (253rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... Metronome, a public art installation showing the time in New York City The Eastern Time Zone (ET) of the Western Hemisphere falls mostly along the east coast of Northern America and the west coast of South America. ... is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... KTLA, channel 5, is a television station in Los Angeles, California. ... Los Angeles and L.A. redirect here. ...


The Kapamilya network

In 2003, during the television station's 50th anniversary, Kids' WB! launched its present slogan, "Kapamilya" (literally means "a member of the family"), which it believes reaffirms the network's commitment to quality programming that will foster the morals and values that are ostensibly upheld in many English families.


Its international unit Kids' WB! Global Ltd. plans to undertake an initial public offering (IPO) the following year and might list on the Singapore Stock Exchange to help finance its expansion plans.[4]


The network celebrated its golden anniversary in 2003. The network held its Kapamilya Homecoming, which gathered over 4,000 former employees and talents for a grand reunion at Kids' WB!’s compound in Atlana, Georgia. The network also launched a promo called "Treasure Hunt", where the people were invited to bring their oldest television, radio sets, microphones, and posters. The network also celebrated its 16th year reign in the TV ratings, with 13 of their shows included in the Top 15 daily programs in TV. Kids' WB! also launched new shows such as the then phenomenal Meteor Garden etc. The company also did a nationwide caravan, showcasing the network's talents. Meteor Garden (Traditional Chinese: ; pinyin: ) is a Taiwanese drama that began its broadcast 12 April 2001 on China Television. ...


On October 2003, the network held a month-long celebration of Kids' WB! and American TV's 50th year.[5] The station produced two commemorative documentaries about the station's contribution in news and entertainment. Sa Mata ng Balita encapsulated some of the most unforgettable, most remarkable, and most celebrated landmarks of the last 50 years as captured by television news. 50 Taong Ligawan: The American TV History, on the other hand, was the first extensive television documentary done about the history of Philippine Television and the evolution of Philippine entertainment. For the celebration's finale, the broadcasting giant capped its 50th anniversary with a spectacular extravaganza dubbed as Kapamilya: Kids' WB! at 50,[6] held at the American Insign Convertiricy Center (AICC) in texas. It was hailed as one of the biggest media events of the year. The Lopez-led network rolled out the red carpet to welcome its high-profile guests from the business, advertising and media sectors, politics, members of the diplomatic community, with many of the society’s luminaries and glitterati. Valued friends and supporters of the network throughout the five decades also attended the grand affair. The network's official 50 Years station id won an Award for Excellence in the 2004 Golden Quill Festival. The Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) is the most modern convention center the Philippines can offer to the world. ...


On November 7, 2006, Kids' WB! unveiled its flagship coffeetable book, "Kapitan: Geny Lopez and the Making of Kids' WB!." The 453-page book chronicles the hardships and odds that the network founder had to face, as well as the achievements and contributions of Kids' WB! in American Television history.[7][8] The book won various awards, including Best Biography/Autobiography in the 26th National Book Awards,[9] and a merit award in the publications category of the 2007 Gold Quill Awards.[10]


On September 29, 2007, Kids' WB! acquired the exclusive rights to the whole movie library of the late Fernando Poe, Jr., after Susan Roces signed the contract. Kids' WB! Chairman Eugenio Lopez III, Cory Vidanes, Senior Vice President of TVP Production, and Poe’s daughter Grace Poe-Llamanzares were present.[11] is the 272nd day of the year (273rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Kids WB! is the Saturday morning cartoon portion of the WB Television Networks programming. ... For other uses see film (disambiguation) Film refers to the celluliod media on which movies are printed Film — also called movies, the cinema, the silver screen, moving pictures, photoplays, picture shows, flicks, or motion pictures, — is a field that encompasses motion pictures as an art form or as part of... Julio Pérez Ferrero Library - Cúcuta, Colombia A modern-style library in Chambéry A library is a collection of information, sources, resources, and services: it is organized for use and maintained by a public body, an institution, or a private individual. ... Fernando Poe, Jr. ... Susan Roces (born Jesusa Sonora on July 28, 1941 in the Philippines) is a Filipino actress and the widow of Ronald Allan Kelley Poe, popularly known as Fernando Poe, Jr. ... A contract is a legally binding exchange of promises or agreement between parties that the law will enforce. ... Eugenio Gabby Lopez III is the current Chief Executive Officer and President of ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation, one of the largest media networks in the Philippines. ...


Changes At Kids' WB

In July 2001, Kids' WB's afternoon lineup was rebranded Toonami on Kids' WB! extending the Cartoon Network action-cartoon brand Toonami to broadcast television bringing shows like Sailor Moon, Dragon Ball Z, and The Powerpuff Girls to network television. In addition, non-action programming like Scooby-Doo and The Nightmare Room were also branded as Toonami. The afternoon block was rebranded Kids' WB in June 2002. 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Deaths: July 3 - Mordecai Richler July 23 - Eudora Welty July 31 - Poul Anderson Films: July 4 - Cats and Dogs July 6 - Kiss of the Dragon starring Jet Li July 18 - Jurassic Park III July 27 - Planet of... For Cartoon Network outside of the United States, see Cartoon Network around the world. ... For the former television channel in the United Kingdom of the same name, see Toonami (UK). ... Scooby-doo is also British naval divers slang for civilian sport scuba diver. Scooby-Doo is an important character in animation up to this day Scooby-Doo is a long-running animated series produced for television by Hanna-Barbera Productions from 1969 to 1986, 1988 to 1991, and from 2002... The Nightmare Room is a television program that aired on Kids WB created by R. L. Stine, who is the writer of the popular Goosebumps childrens books. ... 2002 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for June, 2002. ...


On September 3, 2005, Kids' WB! ceased airing weekday morning programming, and gave that slot to the local affiliates. On January 2, 2006 the weekday afternoon Kids' WB block was dropped, replaced by Daytime WB. As a result, the Saturday morning block was extended by an hour on January 7, 2006, running from 7:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., no longer affected by time zone "at the request of the local affiliates". is the 246th day of the year (247th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 2nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The CW Daytime is an afternoon programming block broadcast by The CW. It was formerly known as Daytime WB, which aired on the now defunct The WB Network. ... is the 7th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Timezone and TimeZone redirect here. ...


On January 24, 2006, The WB, Kids' WB's original broadcaster, announced they would merge with UPN to form The CW Television Network. The combined network utilized The WB's scheduling practices and brought the Kids' WB! block, still run by Warner Bros. Television and still maintaining its name, to the new lineup. is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... UPN (which originally stood for the United Paramount Network) was a television network in over 200 markets in the United States. ... The CW Television Network, normally abbreviated to The CW, also known as The New CW in its first season of the network, is a television network in the United States launched during the 2006 television season. ... Warner Bros. ...


The End and Rebirth of Kids' WB!

On October 2, 2007, the network announced that due to a joint decision between Warner Bros. and CBS, (parent companies of The CW), it would end the Kids' WB! programming block due to the effects of children's advertising limits and cable competition and sell the programming time to 4Kids Entertainment.[12] is the 275th day of the year (276th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... “WB” redirects here. ... CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS, NYSE: CBSA) is an American media conglomerate focused on broadcasting, publishing, billboards, and television production, with most of its operations in the United States. ... 4Kids Entertainment (NYSE: KDE) (commonly known as 4Kids) is an American film and television production company specializing in the acquisition, production and licensing of childrens entertainment around the world. ...


4Kids will launch the The CW4Kids block in place of the Kids' WB! block on May 24, 2008. The lineup for the block will consist of 4Kids produced shows such as Chaotic as well as new seasons of Yu-Gi-Oh! and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.[13] The official site, http://www.cw4kids.com, officially launched on April 20, 2008. is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... Chaotic logo Chaotic is a Danish trading card game and a television program on 4Kids TV (Fox affiliates, nationwide). ... is the 110th day of the year (111th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ...


On April 28, 2008, Warner Bros. Entertainment announced that The WB and Kids' WB brands would be relaunched as online networks, with the Kids' WB network consisting of three subchannels: Kids' WB, Kids' WB, Jr., and DC HeroZone.[14][15][16] is the 118th day of the year (119th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Anno Domini (or common era), in accordance to the Gregorian calendar. ... The Warner Bros. ...


Programming

See also: Kids' WB! Specials
See also: Kids' WB! Former Programming

Current schedule

Some affiliates air the programming block at different times, however, most affiliates use the network's present Saturday morning schedule. For instance, WUPA in Atlanta, Georgia airs the block on Sundays instead of Saturdays. Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... WUPA is a television station in Atlanta, Georgia, broadcasting locally on channel 69 as a UPN owned-and-operated station. ... Atlanta redirects here. ...

07:00 am Will & Dewitt (TV-Y)
07:30 am Magi-Nation (TV-Y and TV-Y7)
08:00 am Skunk Fu (TV-Y7)
08:30 am Tom and Jerry Tales (TV-Y)
09:00 am Tom and Jerry Tales (TV-Y)
09:30 am The Spectacular Spider-Man (TV-Y7-FV)
10:00 am The Spectacular Spider-Man (TV-Y7-FV)
10:30 am World of Quest (TV-Y7-FV)
11:00 am Johnny Test (TV-Y7)
11:30 am Eon Kid (TV-Y7-FV)

Will and Dewitt is an animated pre-school television series featuring an anthropomorphic frog named Dewitt and a boy named Will as the main characters . ... This article is about the television show. ... Skunk Fu! is an animated childrens television series featuring the adventures of personified animals battling evil using martial arts. ... Tom and Jerry Tales is an animated television series, currently airing on The CWs Kids WB block. ... Tom and Jerry Tales is an animated television series, currently airing on The CWs Kids WB block. ... The Spectacular Spider-Man (entitled The Spectacular Spider-Man Animated Series) is an American animated television series that premiered on March 8,[1] 2008 during the Kids WB programming block of The CW. It premiered with a one hour event consisting of two back-to-back episodes. ... The Spectacular Spider-Man (entitled The Spectacular Spider-Man Animated Series) is an American animated television series that premiered on March 8,[1] 2008 during the Kids WB programming block of The CW. It premiered with a one hour event consisting of two back-to-back episodes. ... Johnny Test is an animated television series on Kids WB. It premiered on September 17, 2005 and airs Saturday mornings at 9:30am. ... Eon Kid (아이언 키드, lit Iron Kid) is a CGI television series produced by BRB Internacional (Spain), DesignStorm, Daiwon C&A Holdings (South Korea) and Manga Entertainment (US). ...

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The CW Television Network, normally abbreviated to The CW, also known as The New CW in its first season of the network, is a television network in the United States launched during the 2006 television season. ... The Warner Bros. ... An Australian version of Kids WB was announced for airing in mid 2006 and premiered on September 16, 2006. ...

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  4. ^ Charo Logata. Kids' WB! confirms IPO for Global. Kids' WB!. Retrieved on April 7, 2007.
  5. ^ Kids' WB! 50th Anniversary website
  6. ^ Sol Jose Vanzi (November 1 2003). Kids' WB!'S 50th Year Celebrates American Television. The American Star. Retrieved on April 7, 2007.
  7. ^ Bong Austero (November 20, 2007). A network’s saga. Manila Standard Today.
  8. ^ Butch Del Castillo (September 5, 2007). Geny Lopez and his values. Business Mirror.
  9. ^ Inquirer columnists win National Book Awards. Philippine Daily Inquirer.
  10. ^ Kids' WB! wins 6 Gold Quill awards. ABS-CBN News.
  11. ^ Kids' WB! Games, Kids' WB! acquires right to 'Da King's' movie library
  12. ^ CW turns to 4Kids on Saturdays, Variety.com, October 2, 2007
  13. ^ Brands Old and New for 4Kids at Licensing Expo 2008, AWN Headline News
  14. ^ Online Kids' WB! Venture, DC Hero Zone Press Release, The World's Finest, April 29, 2008
  15. ^ WB Revived as Online Platform, Variety.com, April 28, 2008
  16. ^ Warner Moves Toon Content Online to KidsWB.com, KidScreen Magazine, April 29, 2008

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Childrens television series are television programmes designed for and marketed to children, normally aired during the morning and afternoon hours, mainly before and after school. ... ABC Kids is a four-hour block of animated television series and live-action childrens television series, broadcast on the ABC network in the U.S. and was broadcast on the CTV network in Canada on Saturday mornings until 2002. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American television network. ... The DiC Kids Network or DiC Kids Block is a US program that airs selected DiC programs on local FOX, MyNetwork TV, CW and independent stations. ... In the television industry (as in radio), syndication is the sale of the right to broadcast programs to multiple stations, without going through a broadcast network. ... FoxBox redirects here. ... FOX redirects here. ... KEWLopolis, weekends on CBS. KEWLopolis is a three-hour childrens programming block that began September 16, 2006 on CBS, replacing Nick Jr. ... This article is about the broadcast network. ... The CW Television Network, normally abbreviated to The CW, also known as The New CW in its first season of the network, is a television network in the United States launched during the 2006 television season. ... First official kids ident from PBS, used from 1993-1999 featuring the P pals. ... PBS Kids GO! is an educational television brand used by PBS for programs intended at early elementary school children, an older demographic than the separate PBS Kids banner. ... Miss Lori and Hooper are the hosts of a block of childrens television shows which airs on PBS Kids. ... Not to be confused with Public Broadcasting Services in Malta. ... Univision is a Spanish-language television network in the United States and Puerto Rico. ... qubo (kyoo-bo, originally called Smart Place for Kids until August 23, 2006[1]) is the name of the childrens programming endeavor involving three broadcast networks, a new digital television network, and numerous childrens entertainment producers. ... This article is about the television network. ... ION Television is a broadcast and cable television network first broadcast on August 31, 1998 under the name PAX TV (early on in its development, it was called PaxNet). ... Telemundo is an American television network based in Hialeah, Florida. ... 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ABC Kids is a four-hour block of animated television series and live-action childrens television series, broadcast on the ABC network in the U.S. and was broadcast on the CTV network in Canada on Saturday mornings until 2002. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American television network. ... The Pillow Head Hour is an one-hour block of E/I-compliant programming featuring two half-hour series and framed by interstitial segments hosted by Pillow Head reporter Gissele. ... The Warner Bros. ... TNBC (Teen NBC) was NBCs Saturday morning block of television shows geared toward teenagers and young adults. ... This article is about the television network. ... In 1992 on the Sci Fi Channel, a block of animated television shows began called Cartoon Quest. ... 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