By Mike Steffanos
Janet, a reader, posted the following Comment to a previous article about SNY:
I inquired with Cablevision last night by email and received back the following email:
Response (Shawn G) - 03/15/2006 12:02 AM
Dear Valued Customer,
Thank you for your recent email. I understand and will be happy to address your inquiry. We are pleased to announce beginning on Thursday, 3/16/06, a new network, Sportsnet New York (SNY) will be made available to all existing Cablevision customer who subscribe to family cable and higher packages at no additional charge. SNY will be located on channel 60 in all areas except Litchfield, where we will move Game Show Network to channel 88 and launch SNY on channel 62.
Programming is currently scheduled to begin on 3/16 at 5:00pm, and will be followed at 8:00pm, for the preseason game of the NY Mets vs. Atlanta Braves. Sportsnet New York is the new regional sports network that will be the official television home of the Mets and Jets.
Again, thank you for contacting us to express your programming interests. We look forward to being able to continue offering our customers the most sought after content available. If you have any further inquiries regarding this matter, please feel free to email again at www.Cablevision.com
Thank you for choosing Cablevision.
Cablevision Shared Services
Congratulations to those of you with Cablevision, it certainly looks like you'll be able to watch SNY's debut tomorrow.