Annmarie Fertoli

Associate Producer at WNYC

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

Solar Generators Power Sandy-Stricken Areas

Monday, December 03, 2012

A non-profit clean energy group, Solar One, has been deploying solar generators to areas most affected by Hurricane Sandy. The group currently has several generators running in the Rockaways, and made a recent delivery to Midland Beach on Staten Island.

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Interfaith Medical Center Files for Bankruptcy

Monday, December 03, 2012

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The hospital serves Crown Heights and Bedford Stuyvesant and said revenue dropped following cuts to the Medicaid rate in 2010.


Mobile Health Team Provides Aid in Long Beach, Broad Channel

Monday, December 03, 2012

Residents of Long Beach, Long Island and Broad Channel Queens can receive free health care at a mobile clinic run by the North Shore-LIJ Health System. The van is alternating where it's stationed between the two communities during the week.


Ret. Admiral Thad Allen Talks Disaster Response, Recovery

Friday, November 30, 2012

Retired Admiral Thad Allen, who led federal recovery efforts after Hurricane Katrina, is now co-chairing a New York commission to review the state’s response to weather-related emergencies.


In Effort to Unionize, Fast Food Workers Walk Out

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Workers at dozens of fast food restaurants in New York City walked off the job to rally for higher wages and the right to unionize. 

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Christie Names 'Storm Czar' for New Jersey

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has appointed Marc Ferzan, who formerly worked at the state attorney general’s office and at PriceWaterhouse Coopers, to oversee the state’s recovery and rebuilding efforts from Sandy.

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Could Changes at the SEC Means Changes for the Financial Industry?

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

A change at the top of the Securities and Exchange Commission could mean new changes for the financial industry.


Sandy Friday Aims to Raise Money on Black Friday

Thursday, November 22, 2012

As shoppers are out in full force on Black Friday, one group has a message for retailers and their patrons: donate!


Cleanup Continues in Long Beach, Oceanside Post-Sandy

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Long Island communities hard hit by Hurricane Sandy are making progress in their cleanup efforts, more than three weeks after the storm passed through.

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For Many Volunteers, Disaster Response is Double-Duty

Friday, November 16, 2012


In the wake of Sandy, thousands of Red Cross volunteers deployed to hard-hit areas. At the same time the group is responding to other disasters that occur on a daily basis.

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Manhattan VA Center Remains Closed, Post-Sandy

Thursday, November 15, 2012


A Manhattan Veterans Affairs facility is closed indefinitely, after suffering significant storm damage during Hurricane Sandy more than two weeks ago.


LIPA, Con Ed Subpoenaed in Sandy Probe

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

The New York Attorney General's office has subpoenaed the Long Island Power Authority and Con Edison, sources familiar with the investigation told WNYC.

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LIPA Gets 'F' By Oversight Committee

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Long Island Power Authority is getting a failing grade by a legislative oversight committee for its performance in the aftermath of Sandy.

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Medical Teams Head to Far Rockaway, Coney Island

Friday, November 09, 2012

Paramedics and members of the National Guard will be making house calls this weekend. It's part of a city program to make sure those hard hit by Sandy are getting medical help if they need it.


Essay | For Many, Life in the Dark on Long Island

Wednesday, November 07, 2012

When the power first went out last Monday in parts of my neighborhood, Floral Park, my parents and I hoped it’d be back on in a matter of hours. But the wait turned into days, and cold nights. So I had to spend much of the day at my aunt’s, working, before coming home to a cold house in the evening.


Coping in the Dark, Long Islanders Learn to Live With Less Power

Thursday, November 01, 2012

Long Islanders are finding ways to do more than less, as a whopping 646,512 customers remain without power island-wide. It’s been tough, but they’re finding ways to cope, as the latest estimates from the Long Island Power Authority are likely to leave them in the dark for seven to ten days.


Your Post-Sandy Questions, Answered

Thursday, November 01, 2012

We're collecting your questions about city and regional services here, and answering the ones we can.

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Long Island Struggles in Sandy's Aftermath

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

More than 930,000 customers on Long Island are without power following the massive storm, as officials assess the damage caused by flooding, downed trees and power lines.

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George Carlin Could Get His Way

Friday, October 19, 2012

The community board in Morningside Heights compromised Thursday to approve a measure that would rename a part of 121st Street after comedian George Carlin.

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Comic Con Descends on New York City

Friday, October 12, 2012

Costumed superheroes and villains, comic book lovers, sci-fi fans and video game avatars will descend on the Javits Center this weekend for New York Comic Con. Industry-watchers will be keeping a close eye out to see what trends will emerge from the second largest comic convention in the country.