May 8, 2017: TONIGHT ON METROFOCUS

May 09, 2017 at 5:28 am

DEADLY TICK SEASON

Experts predict this could be one of the worst tick seasons in history. Now a rare and deadly tick-borne disease far worse than Lyme has been found in the Tri-State. What is it? And how can you protect yourself? We’ll tell you!

 

YOUR HEALTHCARE  

The Senate acts next to repeal and replace Obamacare, so what does this mean for us in New York?  We have the breakdown.

 

HOMELESS STUDENTS

Staggering and heartbreaking: the number of homeless students living in shelters in Long Island and NYC has increased; we’ve got the sobering statistics.

 

“THE PRISON IN TWELVE LANDSCAPES” 

A culture and economy based on bordering bars and barbed wire.  Join us as we explore these communities whose existence depends on the incarcerated.