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Annmarie Fertoli

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

Growth of Chain Stores Slows in NYC: Report

Tuesday, November 01, 2011

Growth among national retailers is slowing down in New York City, according to a new report from the Center for an Urban Future.

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ASPCA: Carriage Horse Likely Had Underlying Medical Problems

Monday, October 31, 2011

A New York City carriage horse who died unexpectedly on his way to work in Central Park on October 23 likely had underlying medical problems, according to the results of a study released Monday.

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Jackson Heights Preps for City's No. 2 Halloween Parade

Monday, October 31, 2011

Revelers are set to flock en masse to the annual Village Halloween Parade —  but thousands of others are expected to turn out for the city's second-largest parade in Jackson Heights, Queens.

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Zombie Campaign Creeps Forward at CDC

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Zombies are creeping back into public health and safety literature.

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Brooklyn Museum Is City's Latest Cultural Institution to Hike Admission Price

Friday, October 28, 2011

The Brooklyn Museum announced a $2 hike in its suggested admission rates on Friday — up to $12 for adults, and $8 for students and seniors.

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New FDNY Exam to Be Delayed

Thursday, October 27, 2011

The next FDNY entrance exam scheduled for January is likely to be delayed by at least a month.

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Benjamin Millepied, 'Black Swan' Choreographer, Retires from City Ballet

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

The New York City Ballet has announced that its principal dancer is retiring after 16 years.

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Carriage Horse Death Brings Renewed Scrutiny to Industry

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

The sudden death of a carriage horse on its way to Central Park Sunday morning has drawn renewed attention to the industry.

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Young, Low-Earning Independents Make Up Majority of Online Protest Traffic: Survey

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Visitors to the Occupy Wall Street website tend to be young, identified as Independents and make less than $50,000 a year, according to a recent unscientific survey conducted in collaboration with the group’s organizers.

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FDNY Discrimination Suit Heads Back to Court

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Representatives for the city and a group charging the FDNY with discrimination are due back in court Thursday. The Center for Constitutional Rights is expected to deliver a list of potential candidates for a court-appointed monitor to oversee the department's hiring practices.

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NY, CT Methodists Pledge Support of Same-Sex Marriage

Monday, October 17, 2011

More than 160 active and retired United Methodist clergy members in New York and Connecticut said they would defy the church's ban on performing same-sex marriages and perform ceremonies for all couples.

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Local Farmers Import Pumpkins From Out of State

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Pumpkin farmers have been forced to look out of state the make sure they have enough vegetables for the season after a soggy summer dampened prospects for a fruitful fall.

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New York's Comic Con Kicks Off in Manhattan, Superheroes and All

Friday, October 14, 2011

If you see a superhero walking around Midtown Manhattan this weekend, chances are he or she is here for Comic Con. The convention kicked off Thursday, and it is about more than just comics. Movies, television shows, books and video games — not all of them based on comics — are represented, and so are the fans.

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Sen. Schumer Pushes for LIRR Passenger Bill of Rights

Monday, October 10, 2011

The Long Island Rail Road is facing criticism over its handling of emergencies and disruptions this year — and that's prompted New York Senator Charles Schumer to call for a bill of rights for commuters so they're informed of changes.

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Federal Judge Orders Monitor to Oversee FDNY Hiring

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

A federal judge in New York wants an independent monitor to oversee the FDNY's hiring and recruiting practices.

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Second Annual Latin Media and Entertainment Week Kicks Off

Monday, October 03, 2011

The city's second annual Latin Media and Entertainment Week kicks off Monday and will include free events, concerts and business networking sessions aimed at promoting the city as a destination for Latin culture.

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More Rain on the Way for NY, NJ

Friday, September 23, 2011

Heavy rain is renewing concerns about flooding in New York and New Jersey — and the metropolitan area is under a flood watch through Saturday evening.

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Subway Platform Cell Phone Service Debuts Next Week

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Waiting for a train, might involve a lot more talking — at least in certain places. As part of a pilot program, straphangers will finally get cellphone service at some subway platforms.

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Bronx Officials Want to Turn Yankee Parking Garage into Hotel

Monday, September 19, 2011

Calling all developers: Community leaders in the Bronx are looking for proposals to replace an underutilized garage near Yankee Stadium with a hotel and conference center.

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Apples are Ripe for the Picking in NY, NJ Despite Irene's Wrath

Monday, September 19, 2011

Apple-picking season is underway in New York and New Jersey, despite the damage from Tropical Storm Irene.

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