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Kirsti Itameri  |  December 18, 2014 2:39 PM | Comments

The book chronicles an improbable love affair which in turn resulted in a marriage that has thus far lasted 36 years.

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Kirsti Itameri  |  November 20, 2014 12:24 PM | Comments
New York City Councilmember Daniel Dromm answers questions about what he calls this “must-have accessory for all New Yorkers."VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  November 20, 2014 12:23 PM | 2 Comments

One of the critical steps of this plan – reducing the city’s speed limit from 30 to 25 miles per hour – was achieved on November 7. What’s next?

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October 23, 2014 11:18 AM | Comments
The New York City watershed was assembled during the 20th century, and the system’s underground aqueducts are considered an engineering marvel.VIDEO
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September 3, 2014 4:49 PM | Comments
Award-winning author and historian Donald L. Miller spells out for everyone exactly when and how New York became, in the words of Duke Ellington, “The capital of everything.”VIDEO
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Emmanuel Felton  |  August 6, 2014 1:50 PM | 3 Comments
MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman talks to The New York World reporter Emmanuel Felton about long-term suspensions in New York City public high schools.VIDEO
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Denisse Moreno  |  July 23, 2014 11:31 AM | 1 Comment

Author and photographer Christopher Payne tells the story of an uninhabited island in New York City.

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Denisse Moreno  |  June 25, 2014 11:44 AM | Comments
Jack Ford interviews photographer Camilo José Vergara on his book Harlem: The Unmaking of a Ghetto.VIDEO
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May 21, 2014 4:23 PM | 1 Comment

In an interview with MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman, New York City’s Department for the Aging Commissioner Donna M. Corrado laid out her priorities for the city’s fast-growing senior population. According to the city’s Department for the Aging, the number [...]

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Kirsti Itameri  |  February 12, 2014 1:32 PM | Comments
The death of big media has been widely reported, but if you live in New York City, you know that big media - and small - are thriving.VIDEO
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