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Annmarie Fertoli

Associate Producer at WNYC

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

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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Cuomo's Convention Center Proposal Draws Support, Skeptics

Thursday, January 05, 2012

The governor’s plan to redevelop the Javits Center in Manhattan and build a new convention center in Queens outlined has picked up support from the borough’s chamber of commerce and the Real Estate Board of New York.

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Ski Resorts Cope with Warmer Start to Winter

Sunday, January 01, 2012

The warm start to winter hasn't been a boon for everyone - especially ski resorts that rely on colder temperatures for business.

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Fans Gear up for Sunday's Giants-Cowboys Division Title Match-Up

Saturday, December 31, 2011

Football fans are getting ready for Sunday's match-up between the New York Giants and the Dallas Cowboys, a game that'll send one team to the playoffs, and the other back home to wait until next season.

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Times Square Visitors Destroy 2011 Memories to Ring in the New Year

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

New year, new start. That's the idea behind the 5th annual "Good Riddance Day" in Times Square. Dozens of people in attendance on Wednesday brought items to destroy, or wrote memories they'd rather forget on papers to shred.

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Nurses Strike at St. Luke's May Be Averted

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

A planned nurse's strike at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital next Tuesday may be averted, now that their union and the hospital's management have reached a tentative, four-year contract agreement.

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St. Luke's-Roosevelt Nurses Threaten Strike Next Month

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Despite negotiating overnight and into the early morning hours on Thursday, nurses at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital said they've been unable to reach a contract agreement with management, and are now threatening to strike on January 3.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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