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The Shutdown: What it Means for New Yorkers

The Shutdown: What it Means for New Yorkers

January, 17, 2019 • 6 min read

Thousands of New Yorkers have felt the real effects of the longest federal government shutdown in history. 

NYC: Fairest Big City in America

NYC: Fairest Big City in America

January, 17, 2019 • 5 min read

Mayor Bill de Blasio delivered his 6th State of the City address Thursday morning, at the Symphony Space on NYC's Upper West Side. The mayor vowed to make New York the fairest city in America.  But what does that mean?

What Does a Producer Do?

What Does a Producer Do?

January, 16, 2019 • 5 min read

 

Though some roles on a film or television set attract more attention than others, filmmaking is ultimately a team effort. Directors guide the creative direction of the film or TV show, the director of photography controls the look of the film, and the editor ties the entire story together. However, before the production begins, before its’ inception, there is one crew member working behind the scenes to pull the production together: the producer.

Mayor de Blasio's State of the City Address

Mayor de Blasio's State of the City Address

January, 10, 2019 • 1 min read

Mayor Bill de Blasio will deliver his State of the City address this morning at 11AM.   

He is expected to talk more about the policy initiatives he announced earlier this week, like providing health care for all New Yorkers and mandatory paid personal time for employees.  He is expected to announce more initiatives and goals for the city. 

 

Inside Studio Production with Michelle Nieves

Inside Studio Production with Michelle Nieves

January, 9, 2019 • 1 min read

Returning MNN Producer Michelle Nieves’ journey in public access television began in 1984. She worked as an independent producer at Paragon Cable Studios, which has since been absorbed by Spectrum Cable. In 1992, Michelle became a Certified Producer and began creating content for her first show called “Beauty and Burlesque.”