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Staten Island Advance
Dropping the hammer on Sandy victims againSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – How much worse can it get for Hurricane Sandy victims? T
Dropping the hammer on Sandy victims again
Staten Island Advance / Posted 21 hours ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – How much worse can it get for Hurricane Sandy victims? They could be in for yet more hair-pulling bureaucratic agony as they may have to repay some of the Hurricane Sandy recovery funds they received. Where will it end? Their... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Pan Am contract denied for the third timeThe third time was not the charm for the Department of Homeless Services. Foll
Pan Am contract denied for the third time
Queens Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
The third time was not the charm for the Department of Homeless Services. Following rejections in May and July, city Comptroller Scott Stringer again turned down the proposed five-year, $42 million contract with human services agency Samaritan... Read more
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NBC New York
Cuomo, Other New York Officials Plan Visit to Troubled Puerto RicoA group of New York public officials led by Gov. Andrew Cuomo is scheduled to t
Cuomo, Other New York Officials Plan Visit to Troubled Puerto Rico
NBC New York / Posted yesterday
A group of New York public officials led by Gov. Andrew Cuomo is scheduled to travel to Puerto Rico for meetings on the island's economic crisis. Cuomo cites the state's strong ties with Puerto Rico as one of the reasons for the roughly 24-hour trip... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Cuomo, other NY officials plan visit to troubled Puerto RicoALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A group of New York public officials led by Gov. Andrew Cuo
Cuomo, other NY officials plan visit to troubled Puerto Rico
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A group of New York public officials led by Gov. Andrew Cuomo is scheduled to travel to Puerto Rico for meetings on the island's economic crisis. Cuomo cites the state's strong ties with Puerto Rico as one of the reasons for the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
No more delays: Name ferry after Army hero OllisSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – It has been two years since Army Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis
No more delays: Name ferry after Army hero Ollis
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – It has been two years since Army Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis died a hero's death in Afghanistan. But we still have no word yet on whether the city will honor Ollis by naming one of the coming new Staten Island Ferry boats after... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Queens workers owed $800K in unclaimed back wages: comptroller City Comptroller Scott Stringer is looking for over 1,000 workers who are owe
Queens workers owed $800K in unclaimed back wages: comptroller
Times Newsweekly / Posted 6 days ago
City Comptroller Scott Stringer is looking for over 1,000 workers who are owed $3.7 million. Photo via Scott Stringer’s Facebook page With Labor Rights Week quickly approaching, City... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Local NewsWith Labor Rights Week quickly approaching, City Comptroller Scott Stringer sco
Local News
Times Newsweekly / Posted 6 days ago
With Labor Rights Week quickly approaching, City Comptroller Scott Stringer scored a victory for city workers when he found $3.7 million as part of unclaimed prevailing wage settlements with several companies that worked on city-funded projects.... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Republican Illuzzi signed Democratic petitions in 2013STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Although they don't remember doing so, the Republican di
Republican Illuzzi signed Democratic petitions in 2013
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Although they don't remember doing so, the Republican district attorney candidate and her husband signed their names to designating petitions for Democratic candidates in the borough president, city comptroller and City Council... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Comptroller Stringer asks President Obama to make park outside Stonewall Inn national monumentGREENWICH VILLAGE, Manhattan – Comptroller Scott Stringer is pleading with Pres
Comptroller Stringer asks President Obama to make park outside Stonewall Inn national monument
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 10 days ago
GREENWICH VILLAGE, Manhattan – Comptroller Scott Stringer is pleading with President Obama to make the park outside Stonewall Inn a national landmark. Stringer is the former Manhattan borough president and supporter of LGBT rights. Since private... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
A fan of Chick-Fil-AHow refreshing to read "Meet the owner of NYC’s first freestanding Chick-fil-A"
A fan of Chick-Fil-A
Crain's New York Business / Posted 10 days ago
How refreshing to read "Meet the owner of NYC’s first freestanding Chick-fil-A" (Aug. 10). Chick-fil-A will provide gainful employment to construction contractors and their employees building each local store, and then to cooks, cashiers and those... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Times Square pol would restrict topless women to special zonesThese ladies are raising eyebrows in City Hall. City Councilman Corey Johnson,
Times Square pol would restrict topless women to special zones
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
These ladies are raising eyebrows in City Hall. City Councilman Corey Johnson, whose district includes Times Square, has a solution for the topless women who have outraged tabloids and spurred top officials into action. Rather than rip out the... Read more
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TribLIVE
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under studyNEW YORK — Mayor Bill de Blasio has spearheaded a multiagency task force to add
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK — Mayor Bill de Blasio has spearheaded a multiagency task force to address what he calls the “growing problem” of panhandling topless women and costumed characters in Times Square and said that one option under consideration is removing the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Mayor eyes ripping out Times Square plazas to curb topless womenTopless women or pedestrian plazas? You can't have both. On Thursday, Mayor Bi
Mayor eyes ripping out Times Square plazas to curb topless women
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
Topless women or pedestrian plazas? You can't have both. On Thursday, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he would create a task force to examine ways to better regulate the legions of topless women and costumed characters in Times Square—including by... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Times Square pol would restrict topless women to special zonesThese ladies are raising eyebrows in City Hall. City Councilman Corey Johnson,
Times Square pol would restrict topless women to special zones
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
These ladies are raising eyebrows in City Hall. City Councilman Corey Johnson, whose district includes Times Square, has a solution for the topless women who have outraged tabloids and spurred top officials into action. Rather than rip out the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study; removing pedestrian plaza suggestedNEW YORK, N.Y. - Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study; removing pedestrian plaza suggested
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to address what he calls the "growing problem" of panhandling topless women and costumed characters in Times Square and said that one option under consideration is removing... Read more
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Salon.com
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under studyNEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to a
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to address what he calls the “growing problem” of panhandling topless women and costumed characters in Times Square and said that one option under consideration is removing... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under studyNEW YORK (AP) - Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to a
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to address what he calls the "growing problem" of panhandling topless women and costumed characters in Times Square and said that one option under consideration is removing... Read more
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The Evening Sun
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under studyNEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to a
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study
The Evening Sun / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to address what he calls the "growing problem" of panhandling topless women and costumed characters in Times Square and said that one option under consideration is removing... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under studyNEW YORK (AP) - Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to a
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study
New Jersey Herald / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to address what he calls the "growing problem" of panhandling topless women and costumed characters in Times Square and said that one option under consideration is removing... Read more
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York Daily Record
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under studyNEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to a
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study
York Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to address what he calls the "growing problem" of panhandling topless women and costumed characters in Times Square and said that one option under consideration is removing... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under studyNEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to a
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched a multiagency task force to address what he calls the "growing problem" of panhandling topless women and costumed characters in Times Square and said that one option under consideration is removing... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Hollis simmering over shelter rumorsA hot-button issue in Hollis got a little more heated last Saturday during a we
Hollis simmering over shelter rumors
Queens Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
A hot-button issue in Hollis got a little more heated last Saturday during a weekly protest aimed at a possible homeless shelter complex. Residents have been rallying for a month outside six buildings ranging from 202-04 to 202-24 Hollis Ave. amid... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Money could be yours: Are you owed unpaid wages?STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- City Comptroller Scott Stringer is trying to find the 25
Money could be yours: Are you owed unpaid wages?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 13 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- City Comptroller Scott Stringer is trying to find the 25 Staten Islanders who are owed collectively almost $20,000 because the companies they worked for didn't pay prevailing wages when working on city projects. Stringer... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
AARP launching city-based lobbying effortNew York City's grandmas and grandpas are about to get more help from AARP. Mo
AARP launching city-based lobbying effort
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 days ago
New York City's grandmas and grandpas are about to get more help from AARP. More than 1 million New York City residents are over 65, and that number is expected to grow by 40% by 2040, according to the mayor's office. Nearly 60% of private-sector... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City is finally creating high- and moderate-income jobsCity Comptroller Scott Stringer released his latest city economic report. For
City is finally creating high- and moderate-income jobs
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
City Comptroller Scott Stringer released his latest city economic report. For years, people like Mayor Bill de Blasio have belittled the city's unprecedented employment expansion, saying it has produced mostly low-paying jobs. The second-quarter... Read more
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DNA Info
De Blasio Says South Bronx Legionnaires' Outbreak is 'Contained'The worst Legionnaire's disease outbreak in the city's history which has now ki
De Blasio Says South Bronx Legionnaires' Outbreak is 'Contained'
DNA Info / Posted 19 days ago
The worst Legionnaire's disease outbreak in the city's history which has now killed 12 people and sickened 121 in the South Bronx has been "contained," Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city's health commissioner said Thursday. View Full Caption MOTT... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City Council considering gender-neutral bathrooms billA gender-neutral bathroom at the University of Vermont. A bill has been introd
City Council considering gender-neutral bathrooms bill
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
A gender-neutral bathroom at the University of Vermont. A bill has been introduced in New York City that could soon force businesses to convert some of their bathrooms to gender-neutral facilities. The legislation was introduced Thursday by Council... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
NYC Council considering gender-neutral bathrooms billNEW YORK (AP) - A bill has been introduced in New York City that could soon for
NYC Council considering gender-neutral bathrooms bill
New Jersey Herald / Posted 19 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - A bill has been introduced in New York City that could soon force businesses to convert some of their bathrooms to gender-neutral facilities. The legislation was introduced Thursday by Council Member Daniel Dromm. The proposed bill... Read more
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DNA Info
Legionnaires' Outbreak Worsened By Chronic Health Issues in South BronxOutside the Leon Senior Center on East 152nd Street and Concord Avenue in the M
Legionnaires' Outbreak Worsened By Chronic Health Issues in South Bronx
DNA Info / Posted 19 days ago
Outside the Leon Senior Center on East 152nd Street and Concord Avenue in the Melrose section of the South Bronx where Mayor Bill de Blasio went Monday to quell fears during the city's largest and deadliest outbreak of Legionnaires' disease. View... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
ACS spending being probed by StringerOn the same day he announced he would be approving a contract for a Close to Ho
ACS spending being probed by Stringer
Queens Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
On the same day he announced he would be approving a contract for a Close to Home facility in South Ozone Park, city Comptroller Scott Stringer said on Tuesday he is investigating the city agency in charge of the program for improper spending methods... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Stringer approves juvie house contractApproved. City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Tuesday registered a contract for
Stringer approves juvie house contract
Queens Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Approved. City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Tuesday registered a contract for a juvenile detention center on a residential block in South Ozone Park — two months after he rejected the agreement between Sheltering Arms and the Administration for... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City is finally creating high- and moderate-income jobsCity Comptroller Scott Stringer released his latest city economic report. For
City is finally creating high- and moderate-income jobs
Crain's New York Business / Posted 20 days ago
City Comptroller Scott Stringer released his latest city economic report. For years, people like Mayor Bill de Blasio have belittled the city's unprecedented employment expansion, saying it has produced mostly low-paying jobs. The second-quarter... Read more
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The Jewish Week
New Pressure On Poland For Property RestitutionLea Evron, a Holocaust survivor from Whitestone, Queens, has fought for years t
New Pressure On Poland For Property Restitution
The Jewish Week / Posted 21 days ago
Lea Evron, a Holocaust survivor from Whitestone, Queens, has fought for years to win back title to the apartment building in Zywiec, Poland, her parents lost in the Holocaust. She finally won back the title in court, but the Polish government... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Comptroller approves South Ozone Park juvie house contractComptroller Scott Stringer will register a contract for a juvenile detention ce
Comptroller approves South Ozone Park juvie house contract
Queens Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
Comptroller Scott Stringer will register a contract for a juvenile detention center on a residential block in South Ozone Park — but at the same time will investigate the city agency in charge of the facility for alleged improper spending methods for... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WSMV Nashville / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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WALB Albany
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testingBy JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will d
NY to deploy teams to help Legionnaires' outbreak testing
WALB Albany / Posted 22 days ago
By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - State health teams will deploy to the Bronx to help collect and test samples from cooling towers amid a deadly outbreak of Legionnaires' disease as the number of those sickened grew by one to 101,... Read more
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