August 30, 2017: TONIGHT ON METROFOCUS

August 31, 2017 at 5:30 am

New Yorkers rally for immigrants’ rights as they prepare for President Trump’s expected decision to pull the “Dreamer” program on or before September 5th.  New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer will join us with details on a plan to help immigrants get on the path to citizenship. This week marks the 20th Anniversary of Princess Diana’s death.  Tonight, we look back at her passion for Manhattan.  We’ll be joined by Christopher Andersen, the best-selling author of “The Day Diana Died.” Find out how achieving the “dream” is becoming a reality for some of our newest neighbors. From the “Little House on the Prairie” to the Presidency of the Screen Actors Guild, actress Melissa Gilbert returns to “MetroFocus” and discusses her triumphant return to the New York stage. Get your preview of a true treasure of New York:  the powerful story behind “The Trees.”