March 27, 2020

(Prattsburgh, NY) – Empire Access announced today that the company is providing more than 25 TV channels at no additional charge to their TV customers.

Empire TV customers who do not currently subscribe to select channels will have access for 30 days at no additional cost.

“Our company is pleased to announce this 30-day free preview. We understand many families are spending more time indoors due to the impact of the coronavirus, and it’s important to offer our customers extra TV programming options during this difficult time,” said Frank Pilling, Vice President of Empire Access.



As part of the 30-day free preview, Empire Access is giving current TV customers access to channels that may not currently be included in their subscription.

Free preview channels include:

  • SHOWTIME® - Enjoy a free trial of SHOWTIME® premium channels from March 27 – April 25, 2020, compliments of Showtime and Empire Access.
  • On SHOWTIME® watch the final season of Homeland, plus other critically acclaimed original series like Billions® and Shameless.
  • Get 30 days of Hallmark, Travel, DIY Network, Disney Junior, Disney XD, HDNET Movies, and many more.

Beginning today, Empire Access TV customers will automatically have access to the additional channels. For a complete list of the 30-day free preview channels, visit our website at or call our office at 1-800-338-3300.


Call 800-338-3300 for more information.


About Empire Access

About Empire Access
After starting in 1896 with one telephone line in Prattsburgh, NY, Empire Access has grown significantly as a family-owned, locally based communications provider serving large areas of Upstate New York and Northern Pennsylvania. Today’s Empire offers a wide range of products and services from basic phone service to customized phone solutions, scalable high-speed Fiber Optic Internet, basic to enhanced digital TV service and advanced security solutions. Responding to a variety of business and consumer needs, Empire continues to expand into new areas while retaining a strong focus on local, personalized customer service.

Empire Access offers Fiber Optic service in Arkport, Batavia, Bath, Big Flats, Burdett, Canandaigua, Canisteo, Corning, Dansville, Elmira, Elmira Heights, Geneseo, Geneva, Hammondsport, Hornell, LeRoy, Montour Falls, Mount Morris, Naples, North Hornell, Odessa, Prattsburgh, Penn Yan, Victor, Warsaw, Watkins Glen, and Waverly in New York and Sayre, Athens, South Waverly and Troy in Pennsylvania. The company’s Website can be found