Annmarie Fertoli

Associate Producer at WNYC

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

Group OKed to Make Home Visits to Black FDNY Applicants

Thursday, December 22, 2011

A federal monitor overseeing the FDNY’s hiring process is allowing the Vulcan Society, a group of black firefighters, to follow up directly with black candidates who haven’t completed their paperwork for an upcoming entrance exam by making home visits.

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55 Indicted in Alleged City Fraud Ring

Friday, December 16, 2011

Fifty-five employees were indicted for allegedly taking part in an identity theft and cyber-fraud ring, the Manhattan District Attorney's office announced Friday.


State Drive to Benefit Flood-Damaged Communties Upstate

Thursday, December 15, 2011

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is asking New Yorkers to help out upstate communities devastated by flooding earlier this year by donating items to a holiday drive.


Wireless Users May Receive Test Alerts Thursday

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

New York City-area residents who use AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon devices may receive text and audio alerts from emergency officials Thursday, but they're only a test.


Matisyahu, Clean-Shaven for the First Time in 10 Years

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Jewish rapper Matisyahu shocked fans this week by shaving off his trademark beard. The White Plains artist joined John Schaefer on WNYC's Soundcheck Wednesday to talk about his recen...

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Frick Collection Opens New Portico Gallery

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

The Frick Collection has opened a new, glass-enclosed portico gallery. It's the museum's first major addition in more than three decades. The inaugural exhibition in the Frick's new g...


St. Ann's Warehouse Signs 3-Year Lease in Dumbo

Monday, December 12, 2011

St. Ann's Warehouse has found a new home -- in its same old neighborhood. The avant-garde theater company, currently located on Water Street, has signed a three-year lease on a 19,000-square foot warehouse at the corner of Jay Street and Plymouth Street.


Tibet, Through the Lens of Comics

Friday, December 09, 2011

Conceptions of Tibet are the subject of a new exhibit at the Rubin Museum of Art that aims to examine the region through the lens of comics.

The exhibit, "Hero, Villain, Yeti," includes more than 50 comic books from the U.S. Europe and Asia and features characters like the Green Lama and Bugs Bunny.

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City Opera Seeks Federal Mediator

Tuesday, December 06, 2011

Nearly a week after declaring an impasse in negotiations with its orchestra and chorus, New York City Opera is looking into getting a federal mediator involved.

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Postal Service Seeks Changes to First-Class Mail Delivery

Monday, December 05, 2011

It may take a bit longer for your first-class mail to reach its destination.


Niche Market: Model Trains

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

New York is a city of specialists from foodies to academics, laborers to shopkeepers. Every Wednesday, Niche Market takes a peek inside a different specialty store and showcases the city's purists who have made an art out of selling one commodity.

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Retailers Open Extra Early, Tap Into New Technology to Draw in Customers

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Retailers are tapping in to new technology — specifically, smart phones — to boost holiday sales this season. And some are opening earlier than ever to draw in customers.

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Charity Estimates 8.5M Pounds of Food Delivered During Holidays

Thursday, November 24, 2011

The charity group City Harvest expects to deliver more food than ever this holiday season. The organization and other regional food banks may also get some help under a new initiative launched by Governor Andrew Cuomo.


Thanksgiving Travel Underway for Millions

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Undeterred by costlier gas and airfare, millions of Americans set out Wednesday to see friends and family in what is expected to be the nation's busiest Thanksgiving weekend since the financial meltdown more than three years ago.


Rain May Snarl Thanksgiving Commutes

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Wet weather forecast through Wednesday may snarl travel plans for hundreds of thousands of tri-state residents headed out of town for Thanksgiving.


Sculptures of Canned Goods to Be Dismantled, Donated to Charity

Sunday, November 20, 2011

About 100,000 canned goods — stacked in the shape of shoes, candles and even the Brooklyn Bridge — are on display at the World Financial Center in Lower Manhattan for one last weekend as part of a design and build competition to bring attention to world hunger.


Cornel West to Return to Union Theological Seminary

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Scholar and activist Cornel West is returning to the place where he got his start — the Union Theological Seminary in Morningside Heights.


Massive Blaze in Fire Island Pines Destroys Commercial District

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

A devastating blaze in Fire Island Pines that took hundreds of firefighters nearly a day to bring under control destroyed most of the resort's summer businesses.


Lewis Chessmen Arrive at the Cloisters

Monday, November 14, 2011

Thirty-four chess pieces from the British Museum are making a U.S. appearance at the Cloisters in Fort Tryon Park.


Syms, Filene's Basement File for Bankruptcy

Wednesday, November 02, 2011

The retailer Syms and its subsidiary, Filene's Basement, have filed for bankruptcy, and plan to liquidate their stores by January.

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