METROFOCUS: JUNE 18, 2019

June 19, 2019 at 5:30 am

You may not own a mansion, but New York’s mansion tax may mean you have still have to pay. We have the details. Find out why one realtor says Amazon’s decision to leave Long Island City may be the best thing that’s ever happened to the neighborhood. Learn about the little known story of the government’s purge of gay and lesbian workers, and how that paved the way for LGBTQ equality today. Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young first topped the charts in the spring of 1969 and rocked a set at Woodstock just a few months later. We have the details on how this supergroup became the soundtrack of a generation.

Aired on June 18, 2019. 

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MetroFocus is made possible by James and Merryl Tisch, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, the Sylvia A. and Simon B. Poyta Programming Endowment to Fight Anti-Semitism, Bernard and Irene Schwartz, Rosalind P. Walter, Barbara Hope Zuckerberg, Jody and John Arnhold, the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, Janet Prindle Seidler, Judy and Josh Weston and the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation.

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