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Kirsti Itameri  |  July 24, 2013 3:40 PM | Comments
From credit card processing to college applications, much of modern life revolves around the internet. But while high-speed, broadband service is taken for granted by many Americans, close to 20 million, or six percent of the population, still lack access.VIDEO
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Gabe Johnson, The New York Times  |  July 17, 2013 4:38 PM | Comments
It was supposed to be a summer fling. In 1989 Lincoln Center celebrated its 30th birthday by staging a big-band dance party on the plaza for 20 nights.VIDEO
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Lauren Wanko, NJ Today  |  July 17, 2013 4:25 PM | Updated: July 25, 2013 | 3 Comments
A court decision gives government more power to build sand dunes even when homeowners object and (Ret.) Col. John Boulé talks regional strategy.VIDEO
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July 17, 2013 4:25 PM | Comments
Dunes vs. views, Bill de Blasio, engineering for future storms, lessons from great cities and midsummer night swing.VIDEO
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Aaron Short, City & State  |  July 16, 2013 10:31 AM | Comments
The dog days of August have made the city streets feel like the inside of a blast furnace—but that wasn’t the only thing heating up the West Side this week.
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July 12, 2013 4:22 PM | Comments
This week on the show: Dunes vs. views, engineering for future storms, lessons from great cities and midsummer night swing.VIDEO
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July 8, 2013 2:58 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: a proposal for NYC parks, big money for bridges, the history of Greenwich Village, sculptor Gary Weisman, and art from Superstorm Sandy.VIDEO
June 26, 2013 5:35 PM | Comments
Rafael Pi Roman talks to Democratic candidate John Liu about his views on the minimum wage, housing, the NYPD’s controversial “stop and frisk” policy, and the federal investigation that brought down two of Liu’s former associates. VIDEO
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June 19, 2013 2:54 PM | Comments
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary year of Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have A Dream” speech, MetroFocus examines the story behind the letter King wrote from a jail cell in Birmingham, Alabama a few months before the famous speech.VIDEO
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Nyier Abdou, The Star-Ledger  |  June 19, 2013 2:53 PM | Comments
Eight years after they met in the frames department of the IKEA store in Elizabeth, Berkeley "Rashid" Smith, of Newark, and his bride, Shirley Stewart, were married at the same spot, before a small party of family and friends. VIDEO
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