News: Local

METROFOCUS: March 1, 2021
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MetroFocus | March 1, 2021
Tonight we dive into the latest COVID headlines and forecast other late-breaking local and national news you can expect to hear about this week. Weighing in are Executive editor of City Limits Jarrett Murphy, Republican Strategist and Founder and Chairman of The Conservative Color Coalition Joseph Pinion, and Rutgers University ...
METROFOCUS: February 25, 2021
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MetroFocus | February 25, 2021
60% of New Yorkers believe Governor Cuomo may have done something unethical or even illegal by undercounting the number of coronavirus deaths in New York nursing homes. New York State Assemblyman and nephew to one of the COVID nursing home casualties, Ron Kim says he should be held accountable. Also, ...
DEMANDING JUSTICE FOR NURSING HOME RESIDENTS
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MetroFocus | February 25, 2021
Today, 60% of New Yorkers believe Governor Cuomo may have done something unethical or even illegal by undercounting the number of coronavirus deaths in New York nursing homes. New York State Assemblyman and nephew to one of the COVID nursing home casualties, Ron Kim says the governor should be held ...
BROOKLYN AND THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD
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MetroFocus | February 25, 2021
In the mid-19th century, 227 Duffield Street was owned by abolitionist couple Harriet and Thomas Truesdell and there is reason to believe that their home may have served as a temporary stop for those escaping slavery on the underground railroad. Historian and preservationist, Michael Henry Adams explains why this small ...
INSIDE THE NJ GOVERNOR’S RACE
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MetroFocus | February 24, 2021
Metrofocus contributor and host of “One on One with Steve Adubato” takes us inside the New Jersey Governor's race.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE COVID VACCINE
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MetroFocus | February 24, 2021
From the lab to your living room, adult and pediatric infectious disease immunologist and investigator with the COVID vaccine trials Dr. Purvi Parikh is on call to answer your questions and concerns about getting the vaccine.
METROFOCUS: February 24, 2021
LOCAL
MetroFocus | February 24, 2021
From the lab to your living room, adult and pediatric infectious disease immunologist and investigator with the COVID vaccine trials Dr. Purvi Parikh is on call to answer your questions and concerns about getting the vaccine? Also, Metrofocus contributor and host of “One on One with Steve Adubato” takes us ...
METROFOCUS: February 23, 2021
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MetroFocus | February 23, 2021
As part of our Exploring Hate initiative on the and rise of antisemitism, racism, and extremism in America, Board member Chris Kwok is here to discuss a report they recently published detailing the disturbing trend of hate crime against Asian Americans. Also, award-winning writer and producer Ira Rosen tells all ...
“TICKING CLOCK:  BEHIND THE SCENES AT 60 MINUTES”
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MetroFocus | February 23, 2021
Tonight, award-winning writer and producer Ira Rosen tells all in an intimate and revealing conversation about the untold stories of his decades at America's most iconic news show.
EXPLORING HATE: WHO IS DRIVING CRIME AGAINST ASIAN AMERICANS
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MetroFocus | February 23, 2021
Tonight, the Asian American Bar Association is hoping to explain why hate crime against Asian Americans has risen. As part of our Exploring Hate initiative on the and rise of antisemitism, racism, and extremism in America, Board member Chris Kwok is here to discuss a report they recently published detailing ...