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Annmarie Fertoli

Associate Producer, WNYC News

Annmarie Fertoli appears in the following:

For Many Volunteers, Disaster Response is Double-Duty

Friday, November 16, 2012

WNYC

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

WNYC

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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City Council OKs LES Redevelopment Project

Thursday, October 11, 2012

The City Council has unanimously approved a mixed-used redevelopment project in the Seward Park area of the Lower East Side.

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Bloomberg Backs Cameron in UK

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is in the United Kingdom, lending his support to Prime Minister David Cameron. He praised Cameron for what he called “government reform and accountability,” during a speech at the Conservative Party Conference.

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Meningitis Outbreak Linked to Steroids Shot

Friday, October 05, 2012

Health officials have identified about 75 medical clinics across the country to help track down patients who got a steroids shot linked to a deadly meningitis outbreak.

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Group That Won Discrimination Suit Against FDNY Eyes Back Pay

Monday, October 01, 2012

The Vulcan Society, the group that brought a discrimination suit against the FDNY, is now turning its attention to back pay.

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Veterans Groups, Providers Weigh in on Presidential Order to Help Military Members

Sunday, September 30, 2012

Veterans groups and mental health care providers are watching closely, as a new presidential order designed to increase services for military men and women takes shape.

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Public Library Access Expands to 400 Schools

Friday, September 28, 2012

More students will have access to all the books in the city's public library systems this year, with plans to expand the program citywide by 2015.

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Prior to November Elections, Council Members Say Voting Issues Remain a Concern

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Some elected officials plan to use the coming weeks before the November elections to draw attention to problems at the voting booth.

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What to Look for as the 67th UN General Assembly Begins

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

World leaders will take the stage at the United Nations this week and next, for the 67th session of the General Assembly. The session began Tuesday afternoon, but world leaders aren’t expected to flood in until next week to begin discussing several pressing issues

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Camden Set to Impose Nighttime Curfew

Friday, September 14, 2012

The city of Camden, N.J, is imposing a curfew on businesses including restaurants and retailers, starting on Monday.

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