The Brian Lehrer Show Edit this Published by The Brian Lehrer Show Five Neighborhoods Living 'Life in the Middle' Listen 17 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/340501/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend The maitre d' at Cafe Luna in Staten Island wishes Happy New Year to some regular customers. (Amy Pearl / WNYC) i Jim O'Grady and Stephen Nessen, WNYC Reporters, and Jenny Ye, WNYC data news producer, discuss WNYC's series "Life in the Middle," which is exploring five NYC neighborhoods where the median income reflects the city's median income.