August 03, 2017 at 5:30 am

An inside look at the upcoming transit hearings and reaching an end to our on-going days of delays.  Plus, an exclusive from NYC Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez.  New York is an urban heat island!  A place where fewer trees and large communities create an effect that keeps our temperatures rising!  We’re going to the heart of this phenomenon.  “Though she be but little, she is fierce!”   Immortal words by William Shakespeare in the classic “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”  They also best describe Central Park’s Delacorte Theater where this beloved tale is being toldWe’ll take you backstage to this wonderful classic, just don’t mind the raccoons!  We take you behind the scenes of the storytelling series, “The Moth.”


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