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METROFOCUS: MAY 10, 2019episode
May 11, 2019 at 5:30 am

The CDC issues a warning that tick-borne illnesses are on the rise, especially in New York. Ally Hilfiger survived Lyme Disease but endured hell before being accurately diagnosed. She shares her story.And, in the nation’s capitol, President Trump and Democratic congressional leaders agree on a $2 Trillion price tag for infrastructure projects. But, who will foot the bill? And, will […]

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May 11, 2019 at 5:15 am

President Trump and Democratic congressional leaders agree on a $2 Trillion price tag for infrastructure projects. But, who will foot the bill? And, will it be a boon for the Big Apple? Former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Henry Cisneros will join us with answers. Aired on May 10, 2019.

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METROFOCUS: APRIL 1, 2019episode
April 02, 2019 at 5:30 am

New York State’s $175.5 billion budget has passed. From congestion pricing, to a plastic bag ban, and toll hikes that will bring you into Staten Island for $19, we have a breakdown of what this means for you and your family in dollars and common sense. An intimate and unfiltered look at life after a parent is incarcerated. It’s time to vote […]

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April 02, 2019 at 4:30 am

New York State’s $175.5 billion budget has passed. From congestion pricing, to a plastic bag ban, and toll hikes that will bring you into Staten Island for $19, we have a breakdown of what this means for you and your family in dollars and common sense. Aired on April 1, 2019. 

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METROFOCUS SPECIAL REPORT: LONG ISLANDepisode
March 28, 2019 at 5:30 am

A report reveals that Long Island is the 10th most segregated metropolitan region in the country. Why? We’re taking a closer look. With an average daily ridership of over 350,000, the Long Island Railroad is the busiest commuter rail in North America. But, is it the safest? We’ll take a look at the growing concerns. With Long Island’s minority student […]

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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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