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LuminUS: Stories About Us

PBS Western Reserve presents a collection of stories that are singularly focused on the region that we all call home. Here you can explore the people, places, history and events that make Northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania so special.


PBS Western Reserve offers a fascinating array of local series that support our efforts to enrich the lives of Northeast Ohioans.
  • Studio C Sessions
  • Forum 360
  • The Arts & COVID-19: What Now?

Arts Specials

You can view the works at an area art exhibit, hear the music of our renowned orchestras and so much more.
  • Studio C Sessions
  • A Polka Christmas with The Chardon Polka Band
  • Nick Cave, Summit Lake: Heard
  • Polka Across America
  • The Arts & COVID-19: What Now?
  • Arts Specials

History Specials

Explore our region’s history and culture through this selection of diverse programs.
  • The Ohio and Erie Canal
  • Training for Freedom
  • Black College Football Hall of Fame: Journey to Canton
  • Lines Broken: The Story of Marion Motley
  • History Specials

News & Public Affairs Specials

Enjoy regionally based news & public affairs content.
  • Forum 360
  • Training for Freedom Panel Discussion
  • East Liverpool, Ohio: My Town
  • Ralph Regula: The Gentleman from Ohio
  • News & Public Affairs Specials

Educational Productions

PBS Western Reserve’s Educational Services Department provides outstanding programs, services and resources to enhance learning outcomes for students, educators and learners of all ages.
  • Remote Learning K-3
  • Computer Science for Your Classroom: Ohio’s Standards
  • Teaching with Tech: Ohio’s Standards
  • Make-IT: Learning Through Exploration
  • Digital Skills: Developing Online Assessment Skills in Everyday Classroom Activities
  • Educational Productions