CB8 Speaks

A monthly broadcast covering various district issues, featuring Board Members and community leaders.

David Menegon and Christopher Deluzio of CB8's Veterans Affairs are the guests.

Episode Date:September 7th, 2017
Host: Carolina Tejo
Guests: David Menegon and Christopher Deluzio of CB8's Veterans Affairs Committee are the guests. Carolina Tejo is the moderator.


George McDonald the founder of the Doe Fund is the guest.

Episode Date: August 3rd, 2017
Host: David Menegon
Guests: George McDonald discusses his career on starting the Ready, Willing and Able program as part of the Doe Fund.


Debjani Roy, Deputy Director of Hollaback!, is the guest. Part 2 of two parts.

Episode Date: July 6th, 2017
Host: Alida Camp
Guests: Debjani Roy, Deputy Director of Hollaback - Trains bystanders to intervene when there is public harassment, both street and internet. The mission is to make public spaces safe for everyone.


Debjani Roy, Deputy Director of Hollaback!, is the guest.

Episode Date: June 1st, 2017
Host: Alida Camp
Guests: Debjani Roy, Deputy Director of Hollaback - Trains bystanders to intervene when there is public harassment, both street and internet. The mission is to make public spaces safe for everyone.


The Rat Academy with Caroline Bragdon

Episode Date: May 4th, 2017
Host: Cos Spagnoletti
Guests: Caroline Bragdon, Director of Neighborhood Intervention - NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene's Bureau of Veterinary & Pest Control


Sally Minard Vice-chair, Board of Directors of the Four Freedoms Park Conservancy

Episode Date: April 6th, 2017
Host: Ellen Polivy
Guests: Sally Minard, Vice Chair, Four Freedoms Park Conservancy


State Senator José M. Serrano, 29th Senate District

Episode Date: March 2, 2017
Host: Ellen Polivy
Guests: State Senator José M. Serrano


Loraine Brown and Tricia Shimamura new board members are the guests and a bonus short.

Episode Date: Jan 20, 2017
Host: Sophia James
Guests: Loraine Brown , Tricia Shimamura


Tricia Shimamura appointed to the Full Board on April 2016 is the guest.

Episode Date: Jan 20, 2017
Host: Carolina Tejo
Guests: Tricia Shimamura


Loraine Brown, appointed to the Full Board on April 2015, is the guest

Episode Date: Jan 20, 2017
Host: Sophia James
Guests: Loraine Brown


Recently appointed board members Sara Solomon, Michael 'Mick' Mellamphy and Lynne Strong-Shinozaki are the guests.

Episode Date: January 5, 2017
Host: David Rosenstein, Carolina Tejo
Guests: Sara Solomon, Mick Mellamphy and Lynne Strong-Shinozaki

2nd Avenue Subway Construction Update

Episode Date: October 6, 2016
Host: A. Scott Falk
Guests: M. Barry Schneider


Matt Bauer, President of the Madison Avenue BID, is the guest

Episode Date: July 7, 2016
Host: Christina Davis
Guests: Matthew Bauer


"Queensboro Oval Park: Public, Private or Both?"

Episode Date: June 2, 2016
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Peggy Price, Susan Evans, Ben Kallos


Judith Berdy, President of the Roosevelt Island Historical Society, is the guest

Episode Date: May 5, 2016
Host: Ellen Polivy
Guests: Judith Berdy


Annual chat with Community Board 8's Chair, Jim Clynes

Episode Date: April 7, 2016
Host: David Rosentein
Guests: James G. Clynes, Chair of CB8M


The Knickerbocker Greys

Episode Date: March 3, 2016
Host: David Menegon
Guests: Six cadets from the Knickerbocker Greys


William T. Castro, Manhattan's Parks Borough Commissioner, is the guest.

Episode Date: February 4, 2016
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: William T. Castro

Rebecca Seawright, NYS Assembly member for the 76th district, is the guest

Episode Date: December 3, 2015
Host: Ellen Polivy
Guests: Assembly member Rebecca Seawright


Peter Patch, Andrew Kalloch, Carolina Tejo, Gayle Baron are the guests

Episode Date: November 5, 2015
Host: Sophia James, Scott Falk
Guests: Peter Patch, Andrew Kalloch, Carolina Tejo, Gayle Baron


Daniel Dornbaum, Alida Camp and Katherine LaGuardia are the guests

Episode Date: October 1, 2015
Host: David Rosenstein, Allison Kopf
Guests: Daniel Dornbaum, Alida Camp and Katherine LaGuardia


Get to know your Community Board, first of a series

Episode Date: September 3, 2015
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: David Menegon, Glen Pandolfino, and Zoe Markowitz


Ellen Polivy chats Constituent Services with key staff of local electeds

Episode Date: August 6, 2015
Host: Ellen Polivy
Guests: Courtney M. Ferrissey, Shelby Garner, José-Ramon Perez-Lopez, Elsbeth Reimann [retired]


Letitia James, NYC's Public Advocate is the guest

Episode Date: July 2, 2015
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Letitia James


NYC Council Member Dan Garodnick is the guest

Episode Date: June 4, 2015
Host: David G. Liston
Guests: Dan Garodnick, NYC Council Member for District 4


United States Congressperson Carolyn B. Maloney is the guest [April 2011]

Episode Date: May 19, 2015
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Congressperson Carolyn B. Maloney


The Co-Chairs of the Communications Committee are the guests

Episode Date: May 7, 2015
Host: Allison Kopf
Guests: David Rosenstein and Will Sanchez


James G. Clynes, newly elected Chair of Community Board 8

Episode Date: March 5, 2015
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: James G. Clynes


How the Manhattan DA's Office Works to Protect Vulnerable Groups: Immigrants and the Elderly

Episode Date: February 5, 2015
Host: David G. Liston
Guests: Rosemary Yu, Co-Chief of the Immigrant Affairs Program, and Catherine Christian, Unit Chief of the Elder Abuse Unit

Domestic Violence Discussion with Audrey Moore, Chief of the Special Victims Bureau

Episode Date: December 4, 2014
Host: David Liston
Guests: Audrey C. Moore from the NYC DA's Office


"Gridlock" Sam Schwartz is the guest, Part 2 of two parts - a Traffic Discussion

Episode Date: November 6, 2014
Host: Nick Viest and A. Scott Falk
Guests: "Gridlock" Sam Schwartz


Domestic Violence Forum 2007 - Public Safety Committee

Episode Date: October 27, 2014
Host: Matt Bondy & Will Sanchez
Guests: C. Lydia Martinez, Dan Garodnick, more


"Gridlock" Sam Schwartz is the guest, Part 1 of two parts

Episode Date: October 2, 2014
Host: Nick Viest and A. Scott Falk
Guests: Sam Schwartz


Roosevelt Island Governance

Episode Date: August 7, 2014
Host: Ellen Polivy
Guests: Jeffrey Escober and Larry Parnes


Cornell/Technion NYC Project on Roosevelt Island

Episode Date: July 3, 2014
Host: Ellen Polivy
Guests: Jeffrey Escober and Larry Parnes


Hunger in the Upper East Side

Episode Date: June 5, 2014
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: David G. Liston and Stephen Grimaldi


Michele Birnbaum, Chair of the Vendor Task Force, is the guest - Part 2 of 2

Episode Date: May 1, 2014
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Michele Birnbaum


Michele Birnbaum, Chair of the Vendor Task Force, is the guest - Part I

Episode Date: April 3, 2014
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Michele Birnbaum


Council Member Ben Kallos is today's guest

Episode Date: March 6, 2014
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: Benjamin Kallos, NYC Council Member for the 5th District


Nick Viest is today's guest.

Episode Date: February 6, 2014
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: Nicholas D. Viest


NYS Senator Jose Serrano is tonight's guest

Episode Date: January 2, 2014
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: NYS Senator Jose M. Serrano, 29th Senate District

Part II: Small Business challenges and opportunities within CD8 and NYC

Episode Date: December 5, 2013
Host: Cory Evans, Chair Small Business Committee, CB8M
Guests: Andrew Kalloch and Kelvin Collins


Andrew Kalloch on small business challenges and opportunities within CD8 and Manhattan

Episode Date: October 24, 2013
Host: Cory Evans
Guests: Andrew Kalloch


Elizabeth Malone, New York Mortgage Coalition, discusses property insurance in plain English

Episode Date: April 25, 2013
Host: Jim Clynes, First Vice-Chair, CB8M
Guests: Elizabeth Malone of the New York Mortgage Coalition


Nicholas D. Viest, Chair of CB8 of Manhattan

Episode Date: February 28, 2013
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: Nick Viest, Chair, CB8M

Older Adult Services at Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, Part II

Episode Date: December 27, 2012
Host: Ben Kallos
Guests: Laura Lazarua and Carolyn Silver


Older Adult Services at Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

Episode Date: November 22, 2012
Host: Benjamin Kallos and Ellen Polivy
Guests: Laura Lazarus and Carolyn Silver from the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House


New Voting Machines - How does it work.

Episode Date: October 25, 2012
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Valerie Vazquez, Director of Communications for Board of Elections


A conversation with two of the folks who stand behind a state senator and a city council member.

Episode Date: September 27, 2012
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: Brad Usher, Liz Krueger's office, and Genevieve Michel, Dan Garodnick's office


Hydrofracking moderated by the Co-Chairs of Environment & Sanitation Committee CB8M

Episode Date: July 26, 2012
Host: Debbie Teitelbaum and David Kleckner
Guests: Kate Sinding and Dr. Stephen Corson


Domestic Violence Forum

Episode Date: June 28, 2012
Host: The Public Safety Committee of CB8M
Guests: In Memoriam of Det. C. Lydia Martinez Originally Aired: 2/27/2007


Jennifer Ratner, Residents For Sane Trash Solutions

Episode Date: June 7, 2012
Host: Benjamin Kallos
Guests: Jennifer Ratner


Deborah M. Sale, EVP, External Affairs, Hospital for Special Surgery

Episode Date: April 5, 2012
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Deborah M. Sale


The Fund for Park Avenue

Episode Date: March 1, 2012
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Barbara McLaughlin and Jo-Ann Polise


2012-02Rob Byrnes, President of the East Midtown Partnership

Episode Date: February 2, 2012
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Rob Byrnes


Nick Viest, newly elected Chair of CB8M

Episode Date: January 5, 2012
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Nick Viest

Assembly Member Dan Quart

Episode Date: November 3, 2011
Host: Monica McKane
Guests: NYS Assembly Member Dan Quart, 73rd Assembly District


Matthew Katz, President and CEO of RIRA, is the guest

Episode Date: September 29, 2011
Host: Benjamin Kallos
Guests: Matthew Katz


Guest: Allen Houston, Executive Editor of "Our Town" on its 40th Anniversary

Episode Date: August 25, 2011
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: Allen Houston, Executive Editor of "Our Town" and "The Spirit"


2011-07Dr. Arline Bronzaft, GrowNYC.org

Episode Date: July 28, 2011
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Dr. Arline Bronzaft, Ph.D. expert on noise


Street Life Committee

Episode Date: June 16, 2011
Host: Benjamin Kallos
Guests: Cos Spagnoletti and Nick Viest


United States Congressperson Carolyn B. Maloney is the guest [April 2011]

Episode Date: May 19, 2011
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Congressperson Carolyn B. Maloney


2011-04Housing/Public Safety Committee

Episode Date: April 21, 2011
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Sharon Pope and Caroline Winston, President of ESHC


2011-03Health, Seniors & Social Services Committee

Episode Date: March 17, 2011
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Ellen Polivy


2011-02Youth and Education Committee

Episode Date: February 17, 2011
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Judith Schneider and James Clynes


Jacqueline Ludorf, Chair of Community Board 8 of Manhattan

Episode Date: January 20, 2011
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Jackie Ludorf, Chair of CB8M 2009, 2010 and 2011

2010-11 Senator Liz Krueger, 26th Senate District

Episode Date: November 25, 2010
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: NY State Senator Liz Krueger, 26th Senate District


2010-10 Zoning & Development Committee

Episode Date: October 28, 2010
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: Elaine Walsh & Teri Slater, Co-chairs of Zoning&Development Committee


Introducing the new poll voting machines

Episode Date: September 23, 2010
Host: Monica McKane Sanchez
Guests: Valerie Vazquez, Director of Communications for BOE, and Stephen Thompson, a HAVA training specialist demonstrate the new poll voting machines


Street Fairs Committee

Episode Date: August 26, 2010
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: Barbara Chocky & Laura Lijewski


State Senator Jose M. Serrano

Episode Date: June 24, 2010
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Jose M. Serrano, Senator, 28th Senate District


Benjamin Kallos, Public Member

Episode Date: May 27, 2010
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Benjamin Kallos


Second Ave. Subway Task Force

Episode Date: May 2, 2010
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: M. Barry Schneider


Parks Committee

Episode Date: March 25, 2010
Host: Monica McKane
Guests: Peggy Price & Barbara Rudder


Jeffrey M. Wice

Episode Date: February 25, 2010
Host: Monica McKane
Guests: Jeffrey M. Wice, national expert on Census and redistricting


Jacqueline Ludorf, Chair of Community Board 8

Episode Date: January 28, 2010
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: Jackie Ludorf

New York State Assembly Member Micah Z. Kellner

Episode Date: December 24, 2009
Host: Monica McKane-Sanchez
Guests: Micah Z. Kellner


City Council Member Jessica Lappin

Episode Date: November 26, 2009
Host: David Rosenstein
Guests: City Council Member Jessica Lappin


Assembly Member Jonathan L. Bing

Episode Date: October 22, 2009
Host: Monica McKane
Guests: Assembly Member Jonathan L. Bing


Street Life Committee

Episode Date: May 28, 2009
Host: Monica McKane
Guests: Nick Viest & Faith Bondy

Domestic Violence Forum - Public Safety Committee 2007

Episode Date: Feb 27, 2007
Host: Madelaine Piel , Moderator
Guests: David Liston Chair