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President of the New York Public Library Discusses Past, Present and Future

Jack Ford talks to New York Public Library President and CEO Tony Marx about the past, present and future of the nation's largest library system.

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February 21, 2014 2:43 PM | Comments

Coming up next week: the authors of a new book on Hillary Clinton, the last lighthouse keeper of Coney Island, artisan noodles and more.

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Kirsti Itameri  |  February 19, 2014 12:28 PM | Comments
Sportscaster Len Berman talks to Rachel Robinson, Jackie's widow, about the baseball icon and the foundation that she started in his honor.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  February 12, 2014 1:32 PM | Comments
NYU Professor of Urban Studies and Architecture, Hilary Ballon, discusses the transit hub's past, present, and future.VIDEO
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Natalia V. Osipova, The New York Times  |  February 5, 2014 12:11 PM | Comments
Walter Chandoha, who has been mastering the art of cat and dog photography for more than 60 years, shares some of his secrets.VIDEO
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February 5, 2014 12:09 PM | Comments
Drone testing in central New York, reimagining the rest of your life, the art and music of Herb Alpert, the actors of Downton Abbey and man who's photographed pets for over sixty years.VIDEO
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February 5, 2014 12:08 PM | Comments
As season four of Downton Abbey continues on PBS' Masterpiece, WGBH's Jared Bowen gets an inside scoop from the actors behind the hit series.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  February 5, 2014 12:07 PM | Comments
Nine-time Grammy winner Herb Alpert talks to MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman about his music, art and philanthropy.VIDEO
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January 31, 2014 4:31 PM | Comments
Drone testing in central New York, reimagining the rest of your life, the art and music of Herb Alpert, the actors of Downton Abbey and man who's photographed pets for over sixty years.VIDEO
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Len Berman  |  January 29, 2014 12:26 PM | Comments
Stern is not only the longest running commissioner of any major U.S. sports league in history, but he is also one of the most successful, says sportscaster Len Berman.VIDEO
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January 24, 2014 2:48 PM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: the growing problem of poverty in America‚Äôs suburbs, an interview with the co-director of POV’s “American Promise” documentary, and sportscaster Len Berman talks to retiring NBA Commissioner, David Stern.

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