MetroFocus airs Thursday, December 6 at 7 p.m. on WLIW, at 8 p.m. on NJTV, and at 8:30 p.m. on THIRTEEN.
Hosted by Rafael Pi Roman, this edition of MetroFocus examines continuing issues around the aftermath of Sandy, including a look at the effects of mold in the homes of Sandy survivors and FEMA recommendations on how to avoid scammers who exploit the road to recovery. New Jersey’s First Lady Mary Pat Christie speaks with NJ Today Managing Editor Mike Schneider about her relief fund for the future. Plus a look at the magnificent trees of the New York Botanical Garden, as featured in a new book of photographs and essays.
MetroFocus is made possible by the Ford Foundation, James and Merryl Tisch, Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, Charlotte and David Ackert, Jody and John Arnhold and the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation. Corporate funding is provided by Mutual of America.