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Kirsti Itameri

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July 2, 2014 12:10 PM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus we tackle rising gun violence in New York City, an effort to stop the spread of invasive species in Lake George, a New Jersey arts district’s plan to include artists in its revitalization, and more.

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Kirsti Itameri  |  July 2, 2014 12:10 PM | 1 Comment
Councilmember Robert Cornegy gives his perspective on rising gun violence in New York City and the alleged relationship between the increase in shootings and the decline in stop and frisk.VIDEO
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July 2, 2014 12:10 PM | Comments
NYNow's Matt Ryan has the story on what's being done to prevent the spread of invasive species to Lake George.VIDEO
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July 2, 2014 12:09 PM | Comments
NJTVNews' Arts Correspondent Maddie Orton takes us to the Valley Arts District, where keeping life affordable for the artists who revitalize the neighborhood is a main goal.VIDEO
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July 2, 2014 12:09 PM | Comments
Author Susan Cheever shares stories from her new biography of poet E.E. Cummings in an excerpt from House of Speakeasy's monthly live showcase series "Seriously Entertaining."VIDEO
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June 27, 2014 4:32 PM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus we tackle rising gun violence in New York City, an effort to stop the spread of invasive species in Lake George, a New Jersey arts district’s plan to include artists in its revitalization, and more.

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June 25, 2014 11:44 AM | Comments
Artist Bonnie Gale creates sculptures and structures from both living a and dead willow branches.VIDEO
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June 18, 2014 11:49 AM | 4 Comments
Is public art a good way to tackle controversial social issues? Join the conversation here.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  June 18, 2014 11:32 AM | Comments
Environmental journalist Dan Fagin recounts the dramatic tale in his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  June 11, 2014 2:33 PM | Comments

Reporter Rick Karr investigates New York City’s plan to provide free internet access across the city in an effort to bridge the digital divide.An interview with the founder and editor of AdaptNY, a project that works to foster conversation and connect local residents to decision-makers. Christie’s Huguette Clark auction and Bell Dedman’s new book on the heiress.

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