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James Lane Post Publishes Interview with Brian Cosgrove, host of the Afternoon Ramble
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Delaney Hafener | February 1, 2021
The James Lane Post, a digital and print publication serving East Enders of Long Island, published an interview between entrepreneur Chris Hall and WLIW-FM’s Brian Cosgrove. Brian, who hosts Afternoon Ramble, sat down to talk about his career in music, where he’s been, and how he sees his role on ...
MAYORAL CANDIDATE SCOTT STRINGER PROPOSES FAIR SHOT PLAN
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MetroFocus | January 28, 2021
New York City Comptroller, and 2021 Democratic candidate for Mayor, Scott Stringer, joins us for the debut of our spotlight series, “Who’s Running For Mayor” to discuss his new “Fair Shot NYC” initiative, aimed at ensuring transparency, equity, and accountability in the COVID-19 vaccine distribution process, as well as his ...
METROFOCUS: January 28, 2021
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MetroFocus | January 28, 2021
Tonight, New York City Comptroller, and 2021 Democratic candidate for Mayor, Scott Stringer, joins us for the debut of our spotlight series, “Who’s Running For Mayor” to discuss his new “Fair Shot NYC” initiative, aimed at ensuring transparency, equity, and accountability in the COVID-19 vaccine distribution process. Also, a look ...
EYE ON THE COVID VACCINE: NJ AND NY RACE FOR DISTRIBUTION
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MetroFocus | January 27, 2021
Steve Adubato, Metrofocus Contributor, host of State Of Affairs with Steve Adubato and author of the forthcoming book: “Lessons In Leadership: Innovation (and Disruption) In An Age Of COVID-19 and Beyond” joins us for this first of our two-night special Eye On The Vaccine reports.
METROFOCUS: January 27, 2021
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MetroFocus | January 27, 2021
Steve Adubato, host of State Of Affairs with Steve Adubato and author of the forthcoming book: “Lessons In Leadership: Innovation (and Disruption) In An Age Of COVID-19 and Beyond” joins us for this first of our two-night special Eye On The Vaccine reports. Also, executive producer and director Keith McQuirter ...
METROFOCUS: January 26, 2021
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MetroFocus | January 26, 2021
Tonight, FRONTLINE premieres Trump’s American Carnage– a new documentary that unpacks Donald Trump’s presidency from his first days in office to his last. Producer Gabrielle Schonder joins us. Also, former Bill Clinton adviser Sidney Blumenthal delivers a history lesson on Abraham Lincoln while weighing in on the current climate in ...
FRONTLINE: TRUMP’S AMERICAN CARNAGE
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MetroFocus | January 26, 2021
Tonight, FRONTLINE premieres Trump’s American Carnage– a new documentary that unpacks Donald Trump’s presidency from his first days in office to his last. Producer Gabrielle Schonder discusses how the film aims to investigate the former Commander-In-Chief's siege on his enemies, the media, and even the leaders of his own party, ...
METROFOCUS: January 25, 2021
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MetroFocus | January 25, 2021
A look at the news making local and national headlines this week and its impact on the tri-state area. Weighing in tonight are Emmy-award winning journalist, Anchor and Executive Producer of the weekly public radio show “Latino USA” Maria Hinojosa, CUNY Professor and former President of the New York City ...
REP. RITCHIE TORRES: MAN ON A MISSION
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MetroFocus | January 21, 2021
New York Congressman Ritchie Torres is a man on a mission across the nation. Tonight- what he’s thinking after the historic inauguration and impeaching President Donald Trump for inciting the Capitol Hill riot. His mission to Washington to save public housing right here in New York. And why he’s supporting ...
METROFOCUS: January 21, 2021
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MetroFocus | January 21, 2021
New York Congressman Ritchie Torres is a man on a mission across the nation. Tonight- what he’s thinking after the historic inauguration and impeaching President Donald Trump for inciting the Capitol Hill riot. Also, In her book “Leadership In Turbulent Times,” famed historian Doris Kearns Goodwin explores our history to ...