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Little Known Parts of City Dominate Tragic News
Christina Knight | November 20, 2012 3:13 PM |
Recent news of storm deaths and condemned homes come from tight-knit communities in New York City that few outsiders are familiar with, or can even place on a map.
Helping Kids Cope with Disaster
Christina Knight | November 15, 2012 2:39 PM |
An expert psychiatrist gives parents advice on helping children with post-storm anxiety and schools help students cope when they return to class.
Coney Island Church as Anchor of Storm Relief
November 14, 2012 11:03 PM |
Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism students Jon Gerberg and Kristen Reed report from the Coney Island Gospel Assembly Church.
November 14, 2012 3:33 PM |
This edition of
explores storm-related topics, from the continuing efforts to bring light and heat to thousands, to tips on how to put traumatizing events in perspective for children.
MetroFocus Special Edition: Wealth and Income in New York City
November 13, 2012 12:00 AM |
A look at wealth and questions of disparity with economist Diana Furchtgott-Roth, former
New York Times
economics columnist Jeff Madrick, and historian Kenneth Jackson.
Volunteers Flood Coney Island
Christina Knight | November 8, 2012 8:48 PM |
Hundreds of New Yorkers made their way to Southern Brooklyn this week to help distribute food, water, and information to residents.
MetroFocus: Full Episode November 8
November 8, 2012 8:19 PM |
Coverage of Hurricane Sandy’s aftermath focuses on how the region is coping with the worst storm in its history and moving forward with recovery efforts.
Man and Machine in Lower Manhattan Recovery
Christina Knight | November 5, 2012 6:45 PM |
Pick-up trucks, vans, Verizon vehicles, pumps and industrial dehumidifiers create a whirring buzz during recovery efforts.
Most Subway Service Restored
Christina Knight | November 3, 2012 4:10 PM
| Updated: Nov 3, 2012 4:10 PM
Subway service is back between Brooklyn and Manhattan. Fuel trucks in five boroughs and Long Island are providing gas to emergency workers, a change from the original plan.
Transportation Options After Sandy
Christina Knight | November 2, 2012 9:55 AM
| Updated: Nov. 2, 2012 9:55 AM
The Holland Tunnel opened Friday to buses only. A transportation emergency makes all MTA services free through Friday. The M and 7 subway lines were added on Friday.
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