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METROFOCUS: APRIL 23, 2019episode
April 24, 2019 at 5:30 am

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, tonight we shine a light on this problem, expose how wide spread it is in our area, and what is being done to protect the innocent. Climate change and its effect on our local wildlife is causing concern and producing some unexpected success stories.  The Nature Conservancy’s Bill Ulfelder has the details. Food: nutritious, […]

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CHASING THEIR DREAMS VIA DANCEclip
April 24, 2019 at 5:15 am

The National Dance Institute of New York offers inner city kids a chance of being creative and free while developing the full mind. You don’t want to miss it! Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact of poverty on American society. Major funding for this […]

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FIGHTING HUNGERclip
April 24, 2019 at 5:00 am

Food: nutritious, fresh, necessary, and hard to come by right here in the metro area. A look at so-called “food deserts” and City Harvest’s fight against them. Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact of poverty on American society. Major funding for this initiative is […]

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NY NATURE: SUCCESS & FAILURESclip
April 24, 2019 at 4:45 am

Climate change and its effect on our local wildlife is causing concern and producing some unexpected success stories.  The Nature Conservancy’s Bill Ulfelder has the details. Peril and Promise is an ongoing series of reports on the human impact of, and solutions for, Climate Change.  Lead funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana […]

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METROFOCUS: APRIL 22, 2019episode
April 23, 2019 at 5:30 am

Climate change has the city at the mercy of Mother Nature. Just how wet and flooded will future New York be? No more chocolate, peanuts, or coffee? Climate change isn’t only about storms… The Hamptons is one of the most desirable yet one of the most vulnerable places in the U.S. We have the details. It’s more than just a smelly canal. […]

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THE STINKY GOWANUSclip
April 23, 2019 at 5:15 am

It’s more than just a smelly canal. We’ll bring you there to appreciate the role its played in NYC’s history. Peril and Promise is an ongoing series of reports on the human impact of, and solutions for, Climate Change. Lead funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana T. Vagelos. Major support is provided […]

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HAMPTONS HOMES ON THE EDGEclip
April 23, 2019 at 5:00 am

The Hamptons is one of the most desirable yet one of the most vulnerable places in the U.S. We have the details. Peril and Promise is an ongoing series of reports on the human impact of, and solutions for, Climate Change. Lead funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana T. Vagelos. Major support […]

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