METROFOCUS: AUGUST 22, 2019

August 23, 2019 at 5:30 am

Residents living near JFK and LaGuardia airports are concerned that the constant noise from planes flying over their homes is having potentially damaging effects on their health. Tonight, meet the Long Island legislator who’s seeking out answers and options. Will taking opioid dependent prisoners into the great outdoors be a way to a road to recovery? The legendary musician takes us inside his amazing career and his work fostering education in the arts.

Aired on June 17, 2019 and August 22, 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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