New York City’s empty storefronts have doubled in the last ten years. Is the demise of the mom and pop shops a full-blown crisis or a sign of the times? A veteran hoping to adopt a child has made allegations that she faced bias from adoption agencies. She’ll share the story of her struggle to build a family and shed light on how she overcame the obstacles. We’ll talk to a former gang member who’s now helping to bring an end to the violence plaguing Long Island.
Aired on December 5, 2019.