News: Local

COVID NURSING HOME CONTROVERSY & COVERUP
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MetroFocus | February 17, 2021
How many New York State nursing home residents have died as a result of COVID-19? That question is at the heart of a spiraling crisis engulfing the Cuomo administration and fueling accusations of a coverup, and calls for the governor to be stripped of his emergency powers. State Director of ...
THE BLACK CHURCH: “THIS IS OUR STORY. THIS IS OUR SONG”
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MetroFocus | February 17, 2021
Director and series producer of “The Black Church: This Is Our Story. This Is Our Song”, Stacey Holman joins us on an exploration of faith and the massive role it has played throughout history.
METROFOCUS: February 16, 2021
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MetroFocus | February 17, 2021
Our Front Page Forecast kicks off this week with the fate of the State as well as other late-breaking stories making headlines across the tristate and around the nation with Gotham Gazette Executive Editor Ben Max, Founder and Chairman of The Conservative Color Coalition Joseph Pinion, and Rutgers University Associate ...
METROFOCUS: February 12, 2021
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MetroFocus | February 12, 2021
Marilu Henner, best known for starring on the hit sitcom ‘Taxi,’ joins us with her husband Michael Brown to share their deeply personal and uplifting story of how they beat his bladder and lung cancer- without chemotherapy or radiation. Also, Maria Shriver shares her fight against the illness that afflicted ...
METROFOCUS: February 12, 2021
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MetroFocus | February 12, 2021
Marilu Henner, best known for starring on the hit sitcom ‘Taxi,’ joins us with her husband Michael Brown to share their deeply personal and uplifting story of how they beat his bladder and lung cancer- without chemotherapy or radiation. Also, Maria Shriver shares her fight against the illness that afflicted ...
METROFOCUS: February 11, 2021
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MetroFocus | February 11, 2021
Steve Adubato, host of State of Affairs and One-on-One with Steve Adubato discusses the tristate area's biggest infrastructure needs. Kevin McCabe, executive producer of “Rebuilding History: Three Miles Across The Hudson” joins us. Then, Blowin’ Up director Stephanie Wang-Breal gives us a behind-the-scenes look at a Queens sex trafficking court ...
FIXING INFRASTRUCTURE IN NJ AND NYC
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MetroFocus | February 11, 2021
Steve Adubato, Metrofocus contributor and host of State of Affairs and One-on-One with Steve Adubato discusses the tristate area's biggest infrastructure needs and how our new President and a Democratic Congress will shake up the dynamics in Washington to benefit our region.
METROFOCUS: February 10, 2021
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MetroFocus | February 10, 2021
Duke University Associate Professor of History and African & African-American studies Dr. Adriane Lentz-Smith joins us on this exploration through segregation, historic symbolism and the soul of America. Emmy Award-winning Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. joins us with an in-depth look at the history of Africa's Great Civilizations.
A NEW LOOK AT THE HISTORY OF AFRICA
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MetroFocus | February 10, 2021
Emmy Award-winning Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. joins us with an in-depth look at the history of Africa's Great Civilizations, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century.
AMERICAN EXPERIENCE VOICE OF FREEDOM
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MetroFocus | February 10, 2021
Duke University Associate Professor of History and African & African-American studies Dr. Adriane Lentz-Smith joins us on this exploration through segregation, historic symbolism and the soul of America.