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Marisa Wong
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Andrea Vasquez  |  December 11, 2014 11:58 AM | 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.

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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.

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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.

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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
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October 9, 2014 11:03 AM | Comments
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
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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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Marisa Wong  |  September 25, 2014 2:42 PM | Comments
Fred Kaufman, Executive Producer of PBS Nature, explains how a new documentary Penguins: Spy in the Huddle was created using cameras disguised as penguins, eggs and rocks.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  August 27, 2014 1:16 PM | 2 Comments
MetroFocus producer Marisa Wong reports on supportive housing in the Bronx.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  August 27, 2014 1:15 PM | Comments
Alicia Glen, New York City's Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development, joins MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman to discuss Mayor de Blasio's affordable housing plan.VIDEO
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