Unlike its San Diego counterpart, New York’s Comic Con has a strong comic book focus. The convention has grown 500 percent since it started in 2006 and expects 115,000 attendees, many of them clad in superhero costumes.
Most city residents agree the Bronx Bombers are the best team of the last 20 years, and most think the Mets have a shot at the World Series in the next 20, too.
Richard Peña looks back at his 25-year tenure, high points of the NYFF and how technology has changed and challenged film.
On Sept. 22, public television stations across the nation will highlight the nation’s dropout crisis on American Graduate Day. MetroFocus speaks with The Children’s Aid Society about its diverse solutions and follows a recent graduate as she enters college.
A New York Times video profile of the Refugee Youth Summer Academy and a Q&A with the IRC education advisor on what happens next for school-age immigrants.