Verizon adds Telemundo HD to FiOS in D.C.
Gabriel Miramar-Garcia ©RapidTVNews | 02-04-2012
Verizon FiOS TV has added Telemundo Washington to its HD channel lineup in the D.C. metropolitan area.
Telemundo Washington, the first Spanish-language television station in the nation's capital to deliver local news in HD, can be found on FiOS TV Channel 520 except in Anne Arundel and Howard counties, where it is on Channel 521.
"FiOS TV strives to offer authentic, high-quality programming, including leading Spanish-language channels like Telemundo," said Michelle Webb, director of content acquisition and programming for Verizon.
The station recently expanded its news studios with a state-of-the-art facility, and Telenoticias Washington, Telemundo Washington, D.C.'s local news, is celebrating its 10th anniversary this spring. Telemundo also broadcasts and produces original content in HD, including the new telenovela Corazon Valiente, Una Maid en Manhattan and Relaciones Peligrosas.
Telemundo also is the home of the 2012 Mexican League Soccer and the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Tournament.