all stories tagged "New York City"

July 16, 2015 12:09 PM | Comments

One of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s goals is to offer free, full-day, pre-kindergarten to four-year-olds citywide. Andrea Vasquez visits a pre-k in East Harlem to report on the program’s first year and the plans to expand this model for early […]

July 13, 2015 11:37 AM | Comments

Anchor Jack Ford talks with filmmaker Mary Murphy about her documentary Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and To Kill A Mockingbird. An updated version of the documentary, titled Harper Lee: American Masters, will air on PBS stations July 10 before the […]

May 28, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
What role did New York City play in the efforts of the Underground Railroad?VIDEO
May 28, 2015 1:09 PM | Comments
More than 1,300 structures have been designated as landmarks as well as more than 100 interiors.VIDEO
May 21, 2015 1:04 PM | Comments

As buildings seem to grow taller and taller, the question is – is there a limit to their height?

May 21, 2015 1:04 PM | Comments
For her book, Alda interviewed more than 60 notable Bronx natives.VIDEO
Kirsti Itameri  |  April 2, 2015 1:04 PM | Comments
Two years ago, Sam Roberts wrote a piece for The New York Times titled A History of New York in 50 Objects. Concluding that New York's history couldn't be told in 50 or even 100 objects, he expanded his list into a book.VIDEO
March 26, 2015 4:38 PM | Comments

Transportation is critical to New York City’s economic health and quality of life. That’s why, regardless of administration, the job of commissioner of transportation has tended to be one of the most important positions in city hall.

February 20, 2015 10:46 AM | Comments

The de Blasio administration’s proposed $77.7 billion preliminary budget, Forbes relocates to Jersey City, how the media covers politics and PBS Nature filmmaker Joe Pontecorvo.

February 19, 2015 2:25 PM | Comments
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is proposing a $77.7 billion budget for the next fiscal year.VIDEO
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