September 21, 2018 at 5:30 am

The notorious jail will eventually be shuttered, but what comes next? A listening tour is headed your way, but will your community welcome a facility? Are Long Island’s fishermen thriving or merely surviving on the East End? We’re taking a deep dive into the story. As the school year starts, the homeless student population swells. We have an eye opening look at our neighbors in need who are “Chasing The Dream.” From the “girl next door, to the sex kitten, activist, fitness tycoon,” and eventual Oscar winner, we take a look at the Hollywood icon ahead of the premiere of the HBO documentary “Jane Fonda in Five Acts.”

Aired on September 20, 2018. 


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