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Greater Boston; Jared Monti / Roman Polanski / Attentive Driving

09/28/2009


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Jared Monti / Roman Polanski / Attentive Driving
Program Number

9/28/2009, 9/29/2009

Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Jared Monti On September 18th, President Obama posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor to army Sgt. 1st Class Jared Monti. Monti, 30, gave his life in Afghanistan trying to rescue a fallen comrade in June 2006. Guests: Paul Monti, Jared Monti's Father

Roman Polanski Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski was arrested in Zurich this weekend, 32 years after he was prosecuted for the sexual assault of a 13-year-old girl. Polanski pleaded guilty to a count of unlawful sex with a minor, but on the eve of his sentencing in 1978 he fled the country. Guests: Valerie Epts, Professor, Suffolk University Law School; David Kleiler, Founder, Local Sightings; Ty Burr, Film Critic, The Boston Globe

Attentive Driving For the past week, road safety advocate Jeff Larson has stood on busy street corners, offering money to drivers in exchange for them hanging up their cell phones as part of his part of his “Buck for Hang-ups” campaign. Guests: Jeff Larson, President, Safe Roads Alliance

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
Local Communities
News
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Jared Monti / Roman Polanski / Attentive Driving,” 09/28/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1C9519216FE3470AA5D2F0D44A61B5CA.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Jared Monti / Roman Polanski / Attentive Driving.” 09/28/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1C9519216FE3470AA5D2F0D44A61B5CA>.
APA: Greater Boston; Jared Monti / Roman Polanski / Attentive Driving. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_1C9519216FE3470AA5D2F0D44A61B5CA
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