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Interviews in Brownsville confirm what the polls say: Bill de Blasio is the candidate of the moment. But voters want to know more before committing.
Many residents say they'll vote, but won’t pick a candidate until September.
Many in the Brownsville housing project profess no interest in the mayoral race. But that doesn't mean they're disengaged from debate about where New York is headed.
An update on the political scandals, resignations and corruption charges in Albany and analysis of the mayoral race in New York City now that former Congressman Anthony Weiner is running.VIDEO
MetroFocus talks to Rosanne Haggerty about the Brownsville Partnership, a collaborative prevention and community development program in one of Brooklyn's most underserved neighborhoods.VIDEO
What do the residents of the five boroughs actually think about the elections that will determine who governs them for the next four years?VIDEO
People on Blake Avenue say their No. 1 campaign concern is crime. But their worry seems to be more about whether young people are on the wrong track.
Two years ago, New York State launched SNUG, a program in which former gang members work full-time to mediate potentially violent disputes between youths. But funding for the program has been cut.VIDEO