Annmarie Fertoli

Associate Producer at WNYC

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

More City Parks Become Hot Spots

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

At least one park in each of the city’s five boroughs is Wi-Fi enabled. But Parks & Recreation Commissioner Adrian Benepe acknowledged there’s not yet an even distribution of park hot spots citywide.

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Air Force Week Returns to New York City

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Over the next few days you may see more jets flying over Manhattan. It’s not part of filming for a summer blockbuster or a presidential candidate coming to visit. The jets are here as part of Air Force Week.

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Report Finds Youth Exodus from the ‘Burbs

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Younger people are leaving the suburbs and upstate New York regions, but they continue to flock to New York City, according to a new report.


Twitter Subpoenaed Over Threats to Mike Tyson Show

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

The NYPD has used a subpoena to force Twitter to disclose information about the source of a tweet saying "people are gonna die" at the Broadway theater staging a one-man show by former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson, the department said Tuesday.


Teens Talk Global Justice at New Summer Camp

Monday, August 06, 2012

Some New York City teens got a lesson in global justice this summer.

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Manhattanhenge Returns to NYC

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

For the second time this summer, city residents will get to experience Manhattanhenge — that’s when the sun will align with the city’s street grid, appearing to descend between the ...


Con Edison and Union Workers Make No Headway

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Consolidated Edison Inc. and the union representing its employees ended talks Tuesday with little indication that the two sides were any closer to a resolution. They are expected to resume talks Wednesday morning.

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Plans to Raze Graffiti Landmark 5Pointz Move Ahead

Sunday, July 08, 2012

Plans are moving ahead to demolish the five-story graffiti landmark in Long Island City known as 5Pointz, where artists have been allowed to paint freely for more than a decade.

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Harlem Bookstore Set to Close, After a Decade in Business

Wednesday, July 04, 2012

After nearly a decade in business, a Harlem bookstore specializing in African-American literature has announced plans to close at the end of the month. 

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Some Officers Felt Pressure to Alter Crime Reports: Survey

Friday, June 29, 2012

Some NYPD officers felt pressure to alter crime reports, increase summonses and decriminalize certain offense, an anonymous survey of 2,000 retirees of the department found.

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Message to Vets: Wall Street Wants You

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Military men and women leaving service are working their military skills into resumes and cover letters as they search for work. Several dozen attended a job fair on Wall Street Thursday, sponsored by financial firms, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America.


Luxe Hotel Slated for Brooklyn Bridge Park

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Tuesday that Toll Brothers City Living and Starwood Capital Group have been tapped to build the project on the Brooklyn waterfront south of the Brooklyn Bridge.

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Vets Find Camaraderie in the Written Word

Sunday, June 17, 2012

A writing workshop for servicemen and women is helping veterans recall their military duty ― and share it with others. 


Roaring 1920s Jazz Party Takes Over Governors Island

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Governors Island is taking a trip back to the 1920s this weekend -- for an outdoor Jazz Age-era party. From flappers to tappers, guests are expected to don their best period costumes for dancing and dining.

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Air Show Flies High Over Jones Beach

Saturday, May 26, 2012

Hundreds of thousands are expected to attend the annual air show at Jones Beach on Long Island on Memorial Day Weekend.

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Black and Latino Freshmen Enrollment Falls at CUNY Post-Recession: Report

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

The number of black and Latino students enrolling as first-year freshman at CUNY’s four-year colleges declined post-recession, according to a new report.

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Union Contests Expansion of County Exec’s Power in Nassau

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

A New York labor union is trying to block a measure that would give Nassau County’s executive power to make $40 million cuts in the budget without legislative backing.


Cuomo on Minimum Wage Bill: 'I Wouldn't Bet on It'

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Governor Andrew Cuomo doesn’t have much hope lawmakers will approve a bill to raise the minimum wage before the end of the current legislative session on June 21.

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Want Sunday Brunch Before Noon? Be Prepared to Sit Inside

Saturday, May 12, 2012

A debate over early outdoor seating is brewing after several Brooklyn eateries received summonses in the past few weeks. The reason? Operating sidewalk cafes before noon on a Sunday.

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FDNY Reports Record Number of Minority Test Takers

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

A record-number of minorities took this year’s revamped firefighter entrance exam thanks to recruiting efforts aimed at minorities, according to the FDNY.