• MetroFocus -- 7/3: NYC Gun Violence, Lake George, NJ Arts District
    7/3: NYC Gun Violence, Lake George, NJ Arts District
    On this edition of MetroFocus we tackle rising gun violence in New York City, an ...
    On this edition of MetroFocus we tackle rising gun violence in New York City, an effort to stop the spread of invasive species in Lake George, a New Jersey arts district's plan to include artists in ...
    Air Date 7/2/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- 6/26: 92nd Street Y, Harlem Photographer, Willow Artist
    6/26: 92nd Street Y, Harlem Photographer, Willow Artist
    On this edition of MetroFocus: a conversation with 92nd Street Y executive ...
    On this edition of MetroFocus: a conversation with 92nd Street Y executive director Henry Timms, anchor and reporter Jack Ford talks to photographer Camilo Jose Vergara about his book "Harlem: The ...
    Air Date 6/25/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- 6/19: Public Advocate Letitia James, Dan Fagin, Kara Walker
    6/19: Public Advocate Letitia James, Dan Fagin, Kara Walker
    On the next edition of MetroFocus: New York City Public Advocate Letitia James, ...
    On the next edition of MetroFocus: New York City Public Advocate Letitia James, environmental journalist Dan Fagin on his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation, ...
    Air Date 6/18/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- 6/12: Wi-Fi City, AdaptNY, Huguette Clark Auction & Book
    6/12: Wi-Fi City, AdaptNY, Huguette Clark Auction & Book
    Reporter Rick Karr investigates New York City’s plan to provide free internet ...
    Reporter Rick Karr investigates New York City’s plan to provide free internet access across the city in an effort to bridge the digital divide.An interview with the founder and editor of AdaptNY, a ...
    Air Date 6/11/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- 5/29:Upstate Wineries,Junior Achievement,New Yorker Cartoons
    5/29:Upstate Wineries,Junior Achievement,New Yorker Cartoons
    Albany Public TV’s Innovation Trail reporter Jenna Flanagan travels to the ...
    Albany Public TV’s Innovation Trail reporter Jenna Flanagan travels to the Finger Lakes where this past winter’s “Polar Vortex” took a harsh toll on the region’s wineries, Niasia ...
    Air Date 5/28/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- 5/22: NYC’s Aging Population, Sharing Economy, 92nd St. Y
    5/22: NYC’s Aging Population, Sharing Economy, 92nd St. Y
    New York City’s new commissioner of the Department for the Aging on poverty ...
    New York City’s new commissioner of the Department for the Aging on poverty and the growing senior population, how the tech economy is creating the sharing economy, the new executive director of the ...
    Air Date 5/21/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- May 15: Henk Ovink, Steven Wise, Little Free Library
    May 15: Henk Ovink, Steven Wise, Little Free Library
    On this edition of MetroFocus: "Rebuild by Design" and innovative water ...
    On this edition of MetroFocus: "Rebuild by Design" and innovative water management solutions from the Netherlands, The New York Times Op-Doc “Animals Are Persons Too” and an interview with animal ...
    Air Date 5/14/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- May 8: Crime in Camden, Leave it to Beavers, Scuba Diving
    May 8: Crime in Camden, Leave it to Beavers, Scuba Diving
    This week on MetroFocus: the lesser known health threats transmitted by the ...
    This week on MetroFocus: the lesser known health threats transmitted by the common deer tick, crime in Camden, NJ, an interview with the filmmaker of PBS Nature's "Leave it to Beavers", and an up ...
    Air Date 5/7/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Full Ep 5/1:Aging Infrastructure, NJ Dunes,Adirondack P-TECH
    Full Ep 5/1:Aging Infrastructure, NJ Dunes,Adirondack P-TECH
    A new report by the Center for an Urban Future details the city's aging ...
    A new report by the Center for an Urban Future details the city's aging infrastructure, a dune-building project in Toms River is projected to move ahead, the Adirondack P-TECH program is trying out a ...
    Air Date 4/30/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Apr. 24: Women in Tech, NY Ed Comm John King, Subway Poetry
    Apr. 24: Women in Tech, NY Ed Comm John King, Subway Poetry
    Hari Sreenivasan asks "Why aren't there more women in tech fields?", ...
    Hari Sreenivasan asks "Why aren't there more women in tech fields?", Commissioner King on overlooked issues in public education, a professor who collects a poem a day from New York subway riders and ...
    Air Date 4/22/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Apr. 17: John King, Autism Speaks, Moving With Grace
    Apr. 17: John King, Autism Speaks, Moving With Grace
    On this edition of MetroFocus, New York State Commissioner of Education John ...
    On this edition of MetroFocus, New York State Commissioner of Education John King makes the case for the Common Core standards and testing.
    Air Date 4/16/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Apr. 10: Common Core, One Club Creative Bootcamp
    Apr. 10: Common Core, One Club Creative Bootcamp
    On this edition of MetroFocus: Common Core education standards and testing, The ...
    On this edition of MetroFocus: Common Core education standards and testing, The One Club's Creative Bootcamps, rooftop garden solutions, and more
    Air Date 4/9/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Apr 3: 3D Printing, Philanthropist Lewis Cullman, Bionic Pet
    Apr 3: 3D Printing, Philanthropist Lewis Cullman, Bionic Pet
    3D Printing, Driverless Cars, Philanthropist Lewis Cullman, My Bionic Pet
    3D Printing, Driverless Cars, Philanthropist Lewis Cullman, My Bionic Pet
    Air Date 4/2/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- MTA Photographer, Upstate NY Commuting, Parents & Science
    MTA Photographer, Upstate NY Commuting, Parents & Science
    Metropolitan Transportation Authority photographer Patrick Cashin on the 2nd ...
    Metropolitan Transportation Authority photographer Patrick Cashin on the 2nd Ave. subway, remedies for a slow commute far upstate, The Rockefeller University's Parents & Science initiative teaches ...
    Air Date 3/26/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Mar. 20: Charter Schools, Story of the Jews, Unforgettables
    Mar. 20: Charter Schools, Story of the Jews, Unforgettables
    Coming up on MetroFocus: WNYC and New York Times reporters discuss charter ...
    Coming up on MetroFocus: WNYC and New York Times reporters discuss charter schools, an excerpt from The Story of the Jews and an interview with Simon Schama, and a story about an “unforgettable” ...
    Air Date 3/19/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Full Episode Feb. 27: HRC, Coney Island Lighthouse
    Full Episode Feb. 27: HRC, Coney Island Lighthouse
    The authors of a new book on Hillary Clinton, the last lighthouse keeper of ...
    The authors of a new book on Hillary Clinton, the last lighthouse keeper of Coney Island, artisan noodles and more.
    Air Date 2/26/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Full Episode Feb. 20: State of the City, Rockefeller BRT
    Full Episode Feb. 20: State of the City, Rockefeller BRT
    This week on MetroFocus: WNYC's Brigid Bergin on Bill de Blasio’s State of the ...
    This week on MetroFocus: WNYC's Brigid Bergin on Bill de Blasio’s State of the City, Rockefeller Foundation President Judith Rodin discusses transit solutions, and more.
    Air Date 2/19/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Full Episode Feb 13:Media in NYC,Scott Stringer,Penn Station
    Full Episode Feb 13:Media in NYC,Scott Stringer,Penn Station
    This week on MetroFocus: The New York Times’ Bill Keller on media in NYC, City ...
    This week on MetroFocus: The New York Times’ Bill Keller on media in NYC, City Comptroller Scott Stringer on The Pension Peril, and the story behind the rise and fall of Penn Station.
    Air Date 2/12/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Full Episode Feb. 6: Drones, Herb Alpert, Downton Actors
    Full Episode Feb. 6: Drones, Herb Alpert, Downton Actors
    Drone testing in central New York, reimagining the rest of your life, the art ...
    Drone testing in central New York, reimagining the rest of your life, the art and music of Herb Alpert, the actors of Downton Abbey and man who's photographed pets for over sixty years.
    Air Date 2/5/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Full Episode Jan. 30: Suburban Poverty, "American Promise"
    Full Episode Jan. 30: Suburban Poverty, "American Promise"
    On this edition of MetroFocus: the growing problem of poverty in America’s ...
    On this edition of MetroFocus: the growing problem of poverty in America’s suburbs, an interview with the co-director of POV's "American Promise" documentary, and sportscaster Len Berman talks to ...
    Air Date 1/29/2014
    0:26:46
  • MetroFocus -- Full Episode Jan. 23: iMentor, Judith Rodin, After Midnight
    Full Episode Jan. 23: iMentor, Judith Rodin, After Midnight
    This week on MetroFocus: a new approach to mentoring, the Rockefeller Foundation ...
    This week on MetroFocus: a new approach to mentoring, the Rockefeller Foundation president's serious suggestions for resiliency in New York City, and bringing a workhorse from the Vietnam War back to ...
    Air Date 1/22/2014
    0:26:46