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The Plight of the Jobless

Stories of the unemployed and the efforts to help them.

A couple of years ago, when the economy took a turn for the worse, a lot of people found themselves out of work. Today, the unemployment numbers are a bit rosier. But, while some people are saying the worst of the recession is over, the jobless have an entirely different story to tell.

High School Newspapers and Off the Beaten (Subway Track)

Read all about it!

Over the past few years we’ve heard a lot of talk about the sorry state of the newspaper industry. A lot of talk has been focused on the big dailies. But, what’s the state of high school newspapers. On this edition of Cityscape, the author of a new study on New York City’s high school newspapers.

Teens in Trouble

Stories of runaway and homeless youth in New York City.

It’s not uncommon for a teenager to experience growing pains, an awkward phase where everything just feels wrong. But, they ride it out, sometimes with the help of their parents. But, not all kids have a support system, and home is the last place they’ll turn to for help.

Bugging Out

The unique relationship between humans and insects.

They’re all around us…in our homes, in our places of work, in our backyards, and in the air…what are we talking about? Insects. On this week's Cityscape, we're exploring the world of bugs.

That 80's Show

Party like it's 1989.

Remember the decade that brought us Dallas and the DeLorean, Madonna and MTV, Cats, the Rubik's Cube and the fitness craze? That’s right…you’re probably getting flashbacks of the 1980s! On this week's Cityscape, we’re taking a look back at the '80s – the fashion, the hair, the films and the music of that decade.

The Complaint Department

311 operators talk about life on the other end of the line.

If you live in New York City, it’s more than likely you’ve called the oft-dialed 3-1-1 to complain about whatever’s fraying your nerves. On this week's Cityscape, we'll get a first hand look at the 3-1-1 call center in Lower Manhattan and talk with two call service representatives.