Marisa Wong
Multimedia Producer

July 2, 2015 10:03 AM | Comments

Long Island Water Threat, Equal Justice Initiative, Dr. Ruth Westheimer, Photographer JW Johnston

June 30, 2015 2:43 PM | Comments
In this special edition of MetroFocus, author and journalist Ari Shavit joins anchor Jack Ford to discuss the history of the country of Israel - how it came to be, how it has survived, and the threats it faces. VIDEO
Amanda Aronczyk, WNYC  |  February 6, 2015 2:38 PM | Comments
One in two men and one in three women will have a single diagnosis in common: cancer. For years, this was a shameful secret. Now, a huge number of us are “living cancer.”VIDEO
Andrea Vasquez  |  December 11, 2014 11:58 AM | Updated: March 18, 2015 | Comments
The Child Mind Institute, a leading non-profit that helps children with mental disabilities, hosted a panel discussion that included leaders in the entertainment industry whose films and television shows have tackled mental illness.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  October 23, 2014 11:19 AM | 12 Comments

From 2010-2012, heroin overdose deaths more than doubled on Staten Island – from 14 to 34 – and other boroughs have seen increases as well.

October 23, 2014 11:18 AM | Comments

MetroFocus visits The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts’ exhibit celebrating Sesame Street’s 45th anniversary.

October 9, 2014 11:06 AM | Comments

The New York Times’ Living City video series continues with “Finally, a 2nd Ave. Subway,” Maria Hinojosa outlines her series on changing American demographics, how on some of the world’s most unusual species that thrive despite their evolutionary handicaps and the president of the organization that organizes the Columbus Day parade.

Marisa Wong  |  October 9, 2014 11:04 AM | Comments
Jack Ford talks to series editor Janet Hess about "Animal Misfits," a new documentary from NATURE.VIDEO
October 9, 2014 11:03 AM | 1 Comment
MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman talks to Columbus Citizens Foundation President Angelo Vivolo about the organization's parade and other Columbus Day-related activities.VIDEO
Marisa Wong  |  October 2, 2014 2:12 PM | Comments

In a new American Masters documentary, The Boomer List, filmmaker and photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders interviewed some of the most notable figures from the 1946-1964 generation.

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