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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
May 01, 2018 at 5:30 am

It’s been a cutthroat and very public display, with New Yorkers caught in the middle. The Cuomo de Blasio feud will be remembered in the annals of New York politics as one of the city’s nastiest. We’re investigating this rivalry with New York Times Chief Metro Political Correspondent, Shane Goldmacher who has the details on how these allies became rivals. Once notorious, […]

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“TRUE CONVICTION”clip
May 01, 2018 at 5:15 am

After serving a combined total of 60 years in prison for crimes they didn’t commit, three former inmates join forces to help others prove their innocence. Jamie Meltzer, Director of the documentary “True Conviction” tells their stories. Premieres on April 30th at 10pm on PBS. Streaming online on May 1st.   Aired on April 30, 2018. 

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
April 26, 2018 at 5:30 am

No matter where you look, it’s evident that New York City has a homeless problem that seems to be growing. After 30 years at the Coalition for the Homeless, Mary Brosnahan, who has been one of the biggest advocates for those living on the streets, is stepping down. We’re looking back at this crisis with her in search of solutions. Their […]

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A GEM ON THE LOWER EAST SIDEclip
April 25, 2018 at 7:00 pm

Their Lower East Side neighborhood is considered less than stellar by some standards, but that doesn’t mean the students there can’t chase and achieve their dreams. As a part of our multi-platform public media initiative, “Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America,” we meet the incredible people of the Cornelia Connelly Center. Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in […]

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