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Hunting Season: Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town

Veteran journalist and Columbia School of Journalism professor Mirta Ojito investigates Marcelo Lucero's murder—and the community in which it happened—in her new book.

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May 8, 2013 3:07 PM | Comments
Martin Robins of the Alan Voorhees Transportation Center said the project is way overdue.VIDEO
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Aaron Short, City & State  |  May 7, 2013 9:50 AM | Comments
When it comes to picking the next mayor, many haven’t made a choice–and they’re not thrilled with what’s on the menu.
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May 3, 2013 4:34 PM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: Sandy's long-lasting impact on Lower Manhattan's infrastructure, new plans for the Port Authority bridges, and the lady of the O.K. Corral.VIDEO
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Esha Ray  |  May 1, 2013 3:18 PM | 2 Comments
The new National Museum of Mathematics at Madison Square Park hopes to teach students, parents, and teachers about the wonders of math.VIDEO
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Lauren Wanko, NJ Today  |  May 1, 2013 3:18 PM | Comments
Nearly six months after Hurricane Sandy damaged every home in Ortley Beach, residents and business owners are still in the process of rebuilding.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  May 1, 2013 3:17 PM | 1 Comment
MetroFocus talks to the Child Mind Institute's Dr. Harold Koplewicz about the organization's upcoming children's mental health campaign.VIDEO
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May 1, 2013 3:16 PM | Comments
In this edition of MetroFocus we report from New Jersey and New York six months after Sandy, and host Rafael Pi Roman follows up with New York City Housing Authority General Manager Cecil House. VIDEO
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Michael Aron, Senior Political Correspondent, NJ Today  |  April 30, 2013 12:12 PM | Comments
Gov. Chris Christie and HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan visited Highlands to discuss the ongoing recovery six months after Hurricane Sandy hit New Jersey.VIDEO
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Matthew J. Perlman, City Limits  |  April 30, 2013 9:48 AM | Comments
Voters in Mott Haven are undecided about the mayor's race, but do know what they want in the next mayor: the good of Bloomberg without the bad.
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Marisa Wong  |  April 26, 2013 5:44 PM | Comments
In this edition of MetroFocus we report from New Jersey and New York on what’s ahead for the region six months after Sandy. VIDEO
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