Marc joined WNYC in 2006 after working most of the previous three decades in commercial radio, including at WQXR when it was still part of The New York Times Company.
He has worn many hats including that of traffic reporter and disc jockey. He can occasionally be seen on an Off-Broadway stage or heard on a national radio or TV commercial. He recently returned to school and earned a B.S. in Business with a focus on Sustainability Management from SUNY-Empire State College.
In Albany, state officials and contractors say the New York health insurance exchange—which slowed to a crawl when the website launched in early October—can handle whatever crowds arrive online in the coming weeks.
The Barclays Center is home not only to the Brooklyn Nets, but to some of the most advanced technology to come to a stadium or arena. Many older sports venues in and around New York have struggled to keep up with the latest advances in digital and social media. When it comes to Barclays, there's an app for that.
The New York Giants and the New York Jets are reaping the benefits of MetLife Stadium, but at what cost to the taxpayers of New Jersey?
It's an exciting new chapter for a Queens building with a storied past. The Queens Museum has re-opened to visitors, after a $69 million dollar redesign.
Fans of the band The Yellow Dogs are in mourning in Tehran, Iran and Brooklyn, New York. Two members of the Iranian band — brothers Arash and Soroush Farazmand — a third musician, Ali Eskandarian, and the suspected shooter, Ali Akbar Mohammadi Rafie, were killed in a triple-murder suicide in East Williamsburg early Monday. Police are still searching for a motive in the tragic crime.
The Statue of Liberty is open again after a deal between New York and federal officials to keep it running during the government shutdown.
Three sites in Brooklyn and one in Westchester County are being considered for designation as historic landmarks.
Marc Garber talks with New York Times Chief Washington correspondent David Sanger about the dire situation In Egypt, the Edward Snowden situation, and what's on the President's agenda as he returns from vacation.
Newark, NJ Mayor Cory Booker holds a $1 million to $5 million stake in a tech start-up that curates videos on the web. That's just one of Mayor Booker's close ties to the tech industry, according to a report in The New York Times.
The baseball doping scandal dominating sports headlines this week has put an employee of a prominent New York sports agency, ACES, in the spotlight. In an article in The New York Times Wednesday, Steve Eder delves into the role a so-called middleman, Juan Carlos Nunez, may have played in the unfolding scandal.
The largest annual bicycling event in the U.S. happens Sunday on the streets of New York.
A project aimed at improving soil and bringing fresh food production to underserved communities launches in New York City Monday.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel made his first overseas trip to Afghanistan as head of the Pentagon. By most accounts, it wasn’t exactly a diplomatic success. In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, talks to Marc Garber about the bumps and bruises from the trip, as well as the debate that is brewing over how much can be cut from the defense budget.
New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly says handguns are overwhelmingly the main problem on New York City streets when it comes to gun violence.
While staying home MAY be the best course of action when it comes to the flu, it's not a viable option for all New Yorkers.
A serial killer already sentenced to death in California has received a prison sentence in New York after he admitted killing two other young women here in the 1970s.
As Vice President Joe Biden considers recommendations to curb gun violence, New York's two U.S. Senators are weighing in.
High wind and heavy rain caused delays at local airports, thousands of power outages throughout our region, and flooding in places along the shore in New Jersey Friday.
The head of New York's agency in charge of workplace safety said he's concerned about the potential dangers lurking in the post-Sandy cleanup efforts.
A federal program is making funds available to those who have lost wages or jobs as a direct result of Hurricane Sandy.