WMBC-TV is an independent full-power commercial TV station licensed to
Newton, NJ. Our programming is available over-the-air, on cable TV and satellite
throughout the New Jersey - New York area. WMBC-TV's 24-hour program
schedule features a lively and informative program mix for viewers of all ages.
WMBC News, a daily production of WMBC-TV, features local news and community
events. During primetime hours we air foreign language news and information, as
well as an array of
WMBC-TV is wholly owned by Mountain Broadcasting Corporation. Mountain Broadcasting
Corporation was incorporated in 1985. Its Chairman, Rev.
Sun Young Joo, founded Hanguk Christian Broadcasting, Inc., a
non-profit organization that produced programming for TV and
cable viewers in New York, Northern New Jersey, and Los
On March 29, 1991, the FCC awarded Mountain Broadcasting
a construction permit for a new television station in New
Jersey, with the call letters: WMBC-TV.
- On April 26, 1993, WMBC-TV signed on the air.
- On July 2006, WMBC started broadcasting in digital
television on Channel 63.1.
- WMBC-TV reaches more than 6.8 million TV households in the
Tri-State area including 6.5 million Cable, Satellite and
FiOS TV HH.
WMBC-TV broadcasts from Montclair State University, NJ and
now with a second antenna from the Empire State Building with
headquarters and main studios located in West Caldwell, NJ.
Our programming emphasizes a
family-oriented format to provide viewers of all ages
non-violent, enriching, entertaining, and educational