Alexandra Jorge and Michele Lent Hirsch returned to their schools blocks from Ground Zero just weeks after the 9/11 attacks. Years later they were diagnosed with thyroid cancer, which they connect to the toxins they were exposed to. Michele has since written a book on the challenges she and other young women with diagnoses face, titled “Invisible: How Young Women […]
Sources confirm to various news outlets that President Trump ordered the firing of Robert Mueller, the special counsel overseeing the Russian investigation, but later backed off. This revelation, a major development in the Russia probe, comes to light on the eve of the President’s first State of the Union address to a very divided joint session of Congress. One of […]
The flu outbreak across the nation has arrived in the tri-state area. So how do we protect ourselves? Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, deputy commissioner for the Division of Disease Control at the New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, joins us to share his prescription for winning the fight against the dangerous virus. For some veterans, coming home is when the […]
If you think today’s politicians hit below the belt, find out how our Founding Fathers battled it out. Pulitzer Prize winner and author of “Friends Divided: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson,” Gordon S. Wood, joins MetroFocus to discuss dirty politics. Aired on January 25, 2018.
For some veterans the real battle begins when they return home. Now, there’s help for them and their families as they attempt to heal. Aired on November 9, 2017 & January 26, 2018.
The flu outbreak across the nation has arrived in the tri-state area. So how do we protect ourselves? Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, deputy commissioner for the Division of Disease Control at the New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, joins us to share his prescription for winning the fight against the dangerous virus. Aired on January 25, 2018
We examine how to stop real-world violence that starts on social media with the president of the Citizens Crime Commission of New York City, Richard Aborn. Aired on January 24, 2018.
New York City Housing Authority’s number two official resigns as the embattled chairwomen of the agency is reportedly found to have lied during her sworn testimony about lead paint inspections before City Council. What are the consequences? Councilman Ritchie Torres, who presided over the questioning, is here to shed light on the subject and tell us about his new role […]