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Annmarie Fertoli

Associate Producer at WNYC

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

NJ Lobbyists Spent Record $73M in 2011: Report

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Lobbyists in New Jersey spent a record $73 million last year, according to a report by the state's Election Law Enforcement Commission released this week.

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Diaz Defends Fresh Direct's Move to the Bronx

Monday, February 27, 2012

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. is defending online grocer Fresh Direct's plans to move to Mott Haven.

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PBA Ramps Up Opposition to Precinct Plan on Long Island

Monday, February 20, 2012

Nassau County's police union continues to oppose a precinct reorganization plan that would eliminate 100 desk jobs and reassign 48 officers to patrol and convert half the county's eight precincts into 24-hour Community Policing Centers.

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Snow Joke! Ski Resorts Still Struggling With Warm Weather

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Mild winter temperatures are putting a damper on the ski season.

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Churches Can Worship in City Schools for Now, Judge Rules

Thursday, February 16, 2012

A U.S. District Court ruled Thursday that churches can temporarily continue to meet for worship in the city's public schools.

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Newark Breaks Ground on Teachers Village

Thursday, February 09, 2012

New Jersey officials broke ground on a new, mixed-use development project known as Teachers Village on Thursday. The five block project to be constructed on Halsey Street will eventually include school buildings, a daycare center, retail space and housing for teachers.

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Fresh Direct Plans Move to the Bronx

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Fresh Direct, the grocery delivery service based in Long Island City, Queens, announced plans Tuesday to open new headquarters in the Bronx within three years — despite attempts from New Jersey to woo the company to the Garden State.

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US Closes Embassy in Damascus Amid Growing Violence in Syria

Monday, February 06, 2012

The United States has closed its embassy in Damascus as violence intensifies in the Syria, now eleven months into a crackdown on political dissidents that began last March. All embassy staff, including U.S. Ambassador Robert Ford, have left the country.

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Nassau PBA Rejects County Plan to Reorganize Police Precincts

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Nassau County’s Police Benevolent Association is blasting the county executive’s plan to reorganize four of the county’s eight police precincts into Community Policing Centers.

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Habitat Restoration Project Begins at Crooke's Point at Great Kills Park

Sunday, January 29, 2012

Parks officials have launched a pilot program to rehabilitate part of a coastal habitat at Great Kills Park on Staten Island. The project involves clearing two acres of a peninsula in the park known as Crooke’s Point, to root out invasive plant species, and eventually clear the way for planting new trees and shrubs that are native to the region.

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Lunar New Year, Year of the Dragon, Begins Monday

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Monday marks the start of the Lunar New Year, and celebrations are kicking off in Chinatown this week to welcome the Year of the Dragon.

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City Opera Musicians Vote to Approve Contract

Thursday, January 19, 2012

New York City Opera's orchestra has approved a three-year contract deal, days after announcing it had reached a tentative agreement with the company's management.

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Terminals at Area Airports Top World’s Worst List

Thursday, January 19, 2012

The travel group Frommer’s has made a list of the world’s ten worst airport terminals, and terminals at all three area airports operated by the Port Authority are on it.

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Hunts Point Reaches Tentative Agreement on Contract

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

The union representing nearly 1,300 employees at the Hunts Point Produce Market in the Bronx announced Wednesday that it reached a tentative, three-year contract agreement with the owners of the market.

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City Opera Strikes Deal with Musicians; Rehearsals to Resume

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

After months of rancorous negotiations, New York City Opera and its unions have reached a tentative contract agreement, allowing the 2012 season to proceed.

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MTA, TWU to Keep Talking Despite Expired Contract

Monday, January 16, 2012

The MTA and the Transport Workers Union will continue contract talks, despite failing to reach an agreement before the current contract expired on Sunday night.

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Councilman Lew Fidler Announces Candidacy for State Senate Seat Formerly Held by Carl Kruger

Monday, January 16, 2012

Brooklyn Councilman Lew Fidler announced his candidacy for the state Senate on Monday, seeking to win the 27th district seat vacated by embattled former state Senator Carl Kruger, who resigned and plead guilty to corruption charges last month.

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Westchester State Senator Says She Won't Seek Re-Election

Friday, January 13, 2012

State Senator Suzi Oppenheimer from Westchester County said Thursday she won’t be seeking re-election this fall because she has to undergo major shoulder replacement surgery.

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Ex-Bronx President Leaving Obama Administration to Work in Private Sector

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Former Bronx borough president Adolfo Carrion, Jr. announced that he is leaving his job with the Obama administration next month to lead his own private sector consulting group, Metro Futures, LLC.

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Giants Take on Falcons in NFC Wild-Card on Sunday

Saturday, January 07, 2012

The New York Giants are heading into the playoffs Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC wild-card game.

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