This Week on MNN

Our upcoming weekly theme is “MNN Originals.” This week we highlight “MNN Originals.”, programs that are produced in-house. The episodes we share with you this week will focus on the sights, sounds and sanitation of NYC. 

Join us Sunday, August 13 starting at 1 PM and Wednesday, August 16 starting at 7 PM on MNN HD (Spectrum 1993).

The Art Settlers of New York is a program that features everything related to art and culture in New York City. On this edition host Rafaela "Ronnie" Billini speaks with Cesarin Mateo, a Dominican American photographer whose pictures capture moments that evoke dialog. Cesarin’s work was exhibited at the Luisa Capetillo Gallery at MNN’s El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center during the summer of 2022. 

The Art Settlers of New York airs on the last Thursday of each month on MNN HD

Sunday 1PM / Wednesday 7PM 

Represent NYC is a program produced by MNN featuring a rotating cast of politicians and community leaders. On this episode NYC Council Member Erik Bottcher interviews New York City Department of Sanitation Commissioner Jessica Tisch. They discuss positions she’s held within the NYC infrastructure and why her dream job was to be sanitation commissioner. 

Represent NYC Airs every Sunday at 7PM on MNN Community and MNN HD 

Sunday 1:30PM / Wednesday 7:30PM 

Sounds from El Barrio is the brainchild of MNN’s El Barrio Firehouse staff. It is a space for emerging artists from all over NYC to feature their work in MNN’s state of the art studios. In this latest episode we feature Orange Burn, a NYC based funk/soul band with a funky, rocking, melodic, and powerful sound.

Sounds From El Barrio is a special program. For additional times please visit 

Sunday 2PM / Wednesday 7:30PM