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Just Kids From the Bronx: Arlene Alda Tells It the Way It Was

For her book, Alda interviewed more than 60 notable Bronx natives.

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April 28, 2015 12:06 PM | Comments

MacArthur genius grant winner Ai-jen Poo, Donald Miller explores Jazz Age New York in his book Supreme City, PBS Nature looks at a day in the life of penguins and photographer Christopher Payne explores abandoned North Brother Island.

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April 24, 2015 10:40 AM | Comments

The pros and cons of legalizing sports betting, the growth and future of Long Island’s tourism industry, behind-the-scenes experiences working with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars and Newark Penn Station celebrates 80 years of service.

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April 23, 2015 12:58 PM | Comments
Producers Joan Kramer and David Heeley had the opportunity to profile, work with and befriend Hollywood legends from Hollywood legends to Jane Fonda.VIDEO
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Billions of dollars every year are wagered on the outcome of various sporting events, but except for bets made in Las Vegas and a few other states, they're all illegal.VIDEO
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April 21, 2015 1:24 PM | Comments

The pros and cons of legalizing sports betting, the growth and future of Long Island’s tourism industry, behind-the-scenes experiences working with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars and Newark Penn Station celebrates 80 years of service.

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April 17, 2015 12:00 PM | Comments

Reviewing the first year of universal pre-K and looking at future early learning plans, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. on increased prosecution of human and sex trafficking, PBS Nature’s “Animal Homes” and ceramic artist Matthew Wilson.

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April 13, 2015 1:41 PM | Comments

Reviewing the first year of universal pre-K and looking at future early learning plans, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. on increased prosecution of human and sex trafficking, PBS Nature’s “Animal Homes” and ceramic artist Matthew Wilson.

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April 10, 2015 10:29 AM | Comments

First person stories from Sing Sing inmates, the 100-year anniversary of what many scholars call the Armenian Genocide, connecting special needs high school students with job opportunities and Itzhak Perlman on legendary violinist Jascha Heifetz.

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April 9, 2015 11:29 AM | Comments
Early in his career, Perlman had the opportunity to play for Jascha Heifetz.VIDEO
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April 8, 2015 11:06 AM | Comments

First person stories from Sing Sing inmates, the 100-year anniversary of what many scholars call the Armenian Genocide, connecting special needs high school students with job opportunities and Itzhak Perlman on legendary violinist Jascha Heifetz.

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