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CBS 6 Richmond
Richmond program helps teens in Gilpin pick up drums, not gunsRICHMOND, Va. – Violence isn’t uncommon for residents of Richmond’s Gilpin Cour
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 37 minutes ago
RICHMOND, Va. – Violence isn’t uncommon for residents of Richmond’s Gilpin Court, though the other day it spilled into the lobby of the city’s housing management. A man shot in the thigh stumbled into the Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
San Diego neighborhood catches prowler on videocamera. A local community was on edge Thursday after a prowler was caught on c
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted an hour ago
camera. A local community was on edge Thursday after a prowler was caught on camera. Controversial Legacy International Center project in Mission Valley approvedControversial Legacy International Center project in Mission Valley approved A... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
ICE to deport single mother of disabled child living in San DiegoFaulty flu vaccinations given to 1,540 veterans and staff at San Diego VA hospi
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 3 hours ago
Faulty flu vaccinations given to 1,540 veterans and staff at San Diego VA hospitalFaulty flu vaccinations given to 1,540 veterans and staff at San Diego VA hospital A refrigerator malfunction at the San Diego VA hospital in La Jolla has resulted in... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Woman arrested in Coronado after brief pursuit with policeFaulty flu vaccinations given to 1,540 veterans and staff at San Diego VA hospi
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 5 hours ago
Faulty flu vaccinations given to 1,540 veterans and staff at San Diego VA hospitalFaulty flu vaccinations given to 1,540 veterans and staff at San Diego VA hospital A refrigerator malfunction at the San Diego VA hospital in La Jolla has resulted in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Vietnam veteran died in hospital while nurse's aid played video gamesVietnam veteran died in hospital while a nurse's aide - who was supposed to che
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
Vietnam veteran died in hospital while a nurse's aide - who was supposed to check on him - played video games A Vietnam Veteran and former police detective died last year at a VA hospital Bill Nutter, 69, died after his heart stopped beating at... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A veteran died as a nurse’s aide played video games instead of checking on him, report saysThe day after Bill Nutter was found dead in his bed at the Bedford VA Medical C
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
The day after Bill Nutter was found dead in his bed at the Bedford VA Medical Center in 2016, a staff member from the Massachusetts hospital told his wife that his heart had stopped and there was nothing more they could have done. But later, his... Read more
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FOX News
Vietnam veteran died while nurse's aide played video games: Report A 68-year-old Vietnam veteran in Massachusetts, hospitalized with mul
FOX News / Posted 15 hours ago
: Report A 68-year-old Vietnam veteran in Massachusetts, hospitalized with multiple ailments, died in July while the nurses aide assigned to care for him played video games, according to a... Read more
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FOX News
Vietnam veteran died while nurse's aide played video gamesA 68-year-old Vietnam veteran in Massachusetts, hospitalized with multiple ailm
FOX News / Posted 15 hours ago
A 68-year-old Vietnam veteran in Massachusetts, hospitalized with multiple ailments, died in July while the nurses aide assigned to care for him played video games, according to a published report. He was supposed to be checked on every hour during... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Freeland man sings way onto prestigious veterans chorusresident Robert Rushalk was chosen to sing with the chorus during the upcoming
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
resident Robert Rushalk was chosen to sing with the chorus during the upcoming National Veterans Creative Arts Festival in Buffalo, New York. He earned the honor after he scored a gold medal in the Veterans Creative Arts competition held by... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar: Topeka’s upcoming meetings and events, Oct. 18-24, 2017Advisory Board, 8 a.m., third-floor conference room, Shawnee County Community C
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Advisory Board, 8 a.m., third-floor conference room, Shawnee County Community Corrections, 712 S. Kansas Ave. Parking available at Park N Shop Garage, 615 S.E. Quincy. Information: Kimberly Taylor, 251-7804 or kimberly.taylor2@snco.us, or Ed... Read more
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Boston Globe
A nurse’s aide plays video games while a Vietnam veteran dies at Bedford VA Medical Centerreassured because her mother had found a bed for the ailing Vietnam veteran and
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
reassured because her mother had found a bed for the ailing Vietnam veteran and retired police detective at the Bedford VA Medical Center. He would be under the watchful eyes of the staff at a hospital ranked by the Veterans Administration as... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
City of Little Rock is flipping houses to improve neighborhoodswhom she envisions living in the house. "I feel like I've got a woman coming t
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
whom she envisions living in the house. "I feel like I've got a woman coming to this home. She probably works at the med center or at the VA hospital. She's moving into this neighborhood and she knows she can afford this home and she can also... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Study: Inpatient Satisfaction Improved by Five-Minute Intervention10/16/2017 Release from the University of Virginia Health System:CHARLOTTESVILL
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 3 days ago
10/16/2017 Release from the University of Virginia Health System:CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., October 16, 2017 – As hospitals seek to improve inpatient satisfaction, one effective way takes only a few minutes and no expensive equipment. A study at the... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Police investigating double shooting in PetersburgPETERSBURG, Va. — Two people are in the hospital with injuries they sustained i
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 4 days ago
PETERSBURG, Va. — Two people are in the hospital with injuries they sustained in a double shooting that occurred early Sunday morning. Units responded to the intersection of East Washington Street and Burch Street just after 12:15 a.m. Upon arrival,... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver nurse has been on path to disasterFrom 9/11 to 2017 hurricanes, Vancouver nurse has been on…a path to disaster.
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
From 9/11 to 2017 hurricanes, Vancouver nurse has been on…a path to disaster. Raelene Jarvis has responded to a lot of national disasters, including 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina. But the Vancouver nurse didn’t experience a disaster first-hand until a... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
THE WEEK AHEADfarm bill will be the topic on Wednesday during the 2018 Farm Bill Summit at th
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
farm bill will be the topic on Wednesday during the 2018 Farm Bill Summit at the University of Missouri's Bradford Research Center. The event will provide attendees a first-hand update from U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler and U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt. The... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly calendar2, Oct. 15, 2017Walk, 8:30–10:30 a.m., Colorado National Monument Association Fall Walks & Talk
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Walk, 8:30–10:30 a.m., Colorado National Monument Association Fall Walks & Talks Series program, Cary Atwood with Grand Valley Audubon Society will host a morning of birding, seeking migrants and residents that flit, fly and sour at the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
2 arrested in death of Hopewell infantHOPEWELL, Va. (AP) - Hopewell police say two people have been arrested in conne
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 days ago
HOPEWELL, Va. (AP) - Hopewell police say two people have been arrested in connection with the death of a two-year-old child. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that police responded to the John Randolph Medical Center in Hopewell on Friday... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Father, one other charged in Hopewell toddler’s deathAaron Christopher Watford & Telicia Monet Russell HOPEWELL, Va. — Police have
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 days ago
Aaron Christopher Watford & Telicia Monet Russell HOPEWELL, Va. — Police have arrested and charged a father and one other suspect in connection to the death of his two-year-old child. Officers responded to the John Randolph Medical Center just... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Brockton VA refuses to release report on Marine vet's fatal ODFreedom of Information Act, citing laws that prevent disclosure of “medical qua
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
Freedom of Information Act, citing laws that prevent disclosure of “medical quality assurance records” and personal privacy concerns for the deceased veteran, Hank Brandon Lee, and his surviving family members. Tom Relihan The Enterprise... Read more
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TribLIVE
Latrobe funeral director took to leadership roles, community serviceroles, community service Vearl Franke was a funeral director whose career took
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
roles, community service Vearl Franke was a funeral director whose career took him to several funeral homes in Pennsylvania, Illinois and West Virginia, and who owned funeral homes in Indiana and Clinton counties. “My husband was very, very... Read more
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The Sentinel
Vicki C. Leo14, 1944—October 11, 2017 , age 73, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Wednesday, O
The Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
14, 1944—October 11, 2017 , age 73, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at West Shore Hospital. Born May 14, 1944 in Mechanicsburg, she was the daughter of the late Foster W. and Golda M. (Bixler) Foltz. Vicki... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia lawmakers cite payment delays in veterans health programowes Virginia health care providers millions of dollars for services provided t
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
owes Virginia health care providers millions of dollars for services provided to veterans who sought treatment outside the VA system, says the state’s congressional delegation, who want the VA to pay its bills. At issue is Veterans Choice, a... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Report: Ex-head of Tomah VA given six-figure settlementWISCONSIN (CBS 58) -- The Wisconsin American Legion is furious over a report th
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
WISCONSIN (CBS 58) -- The Wisconsin American Legion is furious over a report that the former director of the Tomah VA Medical Center was given a six-figure settlement. Mario DeSanctis resigned in 2015 after allegations the hospital administered... Read more
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FOX News
Attempted prison break in NC: Fires sparked, at least 14 hurtescape at Pasquotank CI in Elizabeth City. Fires set in prison sewing plant. Se
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
escape at Pasquotank CI in Elizabeth City. Fires set in prison sewing plant. Several employees injured. More info when available. The department later tweeted the facility "is currently under lockdown. Fires extinguished. Situation under... Read more
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FOX News
Attempted prison break in NC: Fires sparked, at least 14 hurtescape at Pasquotank CI in Elizabeth City. Fires set in prison sewing plant. Se
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
escape at Pasquotank CI in Elizabeth City. Fires set in prison sewing plant. Several employees injured. More info when available. The department later tweeted the facility "is currently under lockdown. Fires extinguished. Situation under... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
VA conceals shoddy care and health workers' mistakes(USA TODAY) — Behind the walls of the nation's oldest veterans’ hospital, the r
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
(USA TODAY) — Behind the walls of the nation's oldest veterans’ hospital, the reports were grim. Medical experts from the Department of Veterans Affairs blamed one botched surgery after another on a lone podiatrist. They said Thomas Franchini... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
VA conceals shoddy care and health workers' mistakes(USA TODAY) — Behind the walls of the nation's oldest veterans’ hospital, the r
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
(USA TODAY) — Behind the walls of the nation's oldest veterans’ hospital, the reports were grim. Medical experts from the Department of Veterans Affairs blamed one botched surgery after another on a lone podiatrist. They said Thomas Franchini... Read more
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News 8000
head of Tomah VA allowed to resign, given settlementTOMAH, Wis. (AP) - The former head of the Tomah VA Medical Center was allowed t
News 8000 / Posted 7 days ago
TOMAH, Wis. (AP) - The former head of the Tomah VA Medical Center was allowed to resign and given a settlement after allegations that painkillers were being overprescribed to patients. Mario DeSanctis was fired from the hospital in 2015. But a USA... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Man beaten by white supremacists in Charlottesville is arrestedCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — In an incident captured on video and widely shared onlin
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — In an incident captured on video and widely shared online, a black man was beaten by several white attackers in a parking garage during August’s rally by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia. Now the man, DeAndre... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
head of Tomah VA allowed to resign, given settlementThe former head of the Tomah VA Medical Center was allowed to resign and given
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 7 days ago
The former head of the Tomah VA Medical Center was allowed to resign and given a settlement after allegations that painkillers were being overprescribed to patients. Mario DeSanctis was fired from the hospital in 2015. But a USA Today investigation... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Ex-head of Tomah VA allowed to resign, given $163K settlementTOMAH — The former head of the Tomah VA Medical Center was allowed to resign an
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
TOMAH — The former head of the Tomah VA Medical Center was allowed to resign and given a settlement after allegations that painkillers were being overprescribed to patients. Mario DeSanctis was fired from the hospital in 2015. But a USA Today... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
head of Tomah VA allowed to resign, given settlementTOMAH, Wis. (AP) — The former head of the Tomah VA Medical Center was allowed t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
TOMAH, Wis. (AP) — The former head of the Tomah VA Medical Center was allowed to resign and given a settlement after allegations that painkillers were being overprescribed to patients. Mario DeSanctis was fired from the hospital in 2015. But a USA... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘Dangerous surgeon’ at Togus allegedly made mistakes in 88 cases, but VA kept it quietMaine. According to the report, podiatrist Thomas Franchini allegedly made mis
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Maine. According to the report, podiatrist Thomas Franchini allegedly made mistakes in 88 cases while working at the Togus VA Medical Center in Augusta, the nation’s oldest veterans’ hospital. “We found that he was a dangerous surgeon,” former... Read more
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Newsweek
How the VA fueled the national opioid crisis and is killing thousands of veteranshand to scrawl a note of apology to his buddy: “Marty, Sorry I broke into your
Newsweek / Posted 7 days ago
hand to scrawl a note of apology to his buddy: “Marty, Sorry I broke into your house and took your gun to end the pain! FU VA!!! Can’t take it anymore.” He then drove to his nearby Veterans Affairs outpatient clinic in Wytheville, Virginia, and... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
VA surgeries postponed because there aren’t enough anesthesiologistsDENVER — A Problems Solvers investigation has found 65 to 90 surgeries have bee
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
DENVER — A Problems Solvers investigation has found 65 to 90 surgeries have been canceled or postponed at the Denver VA Medical Center since early August. The Eastern Colorado Health Care System blames a shortage of staff, specifically... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
VA hospital intentionally skewed patient dataOfficials: AP News | 10/11/17 09:10 AM CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) -- Officials s
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
Officials: AP News | 10/11/17 09:10 AM CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) -- Officials say a West Virginia Veterans Affairs medical center intentionally skewed patient data to reduce both the reported wait times... Read more
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FOX News
VA hospital intentionally skewed patient dataOfficials: CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Officials say a West Virginia Veterans Affairs
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Officials: CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Officials say a West Virginia Veterans Affairs medical center intentionally skewed patient data to reduce both the reported wait times and the volume of patients. The U.S.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Dr. Heather England Joins Siskin HospitalSiskin Hospital announces that Heather England, Psy D has joined its Behavioral
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
Siskin Hospital announces that Heather England, Psy D has joined its Behavioral Medicine Department. Dr. England is a licensed psychologist and clinical neuropsychologist with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of cognitive and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio’s Hospice hires top leader leaving Dayton VA Medical CenterThe outgoing chief executive at the Dayton VA Medical Center will be moving on
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
The outgoing chief executive at the Dayton VA Medical Center will be moving on to a leadership position with Ohio’s Hospice. CEO Glenn Costie, who is retiring at the end of October from the VA, will be the new chief of veteran services at Ohio’s... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Ohio’s Hospice hires top leader leaving Dayton VA Medical CenterThe outgoing chief executive at the Dayton VA Medical Center will be moving on
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
The outgoing chief executive at the Dayton VA Medical Center will be moving on to a leadership position with Ohio’s Hospice. CEO Glenn Costie, who is retiring at the end of October from the VA, will be the new chief of veteran services at Ohio’s... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Ohio’s Hospice hires top leader leaving Dayton VA Medical CenterThe outgoing chief executive at the Dayton VA Medical Center will be moving on
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 days ago
The outgoing chief executive at the Dayton VA Medical Center will be moving on to a leadership position with Ohio’s Hospice. CEO Glenn Costie, who is retiring at the end of October from the VA, will be the new chief of veteran services at Ohio’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Delegation calls for improved care for women at VA hospitalHampshire's congressional delegation is calling for improved facilities for wom
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Hampshire's congressional delegation is calling for improved facilities for women who receive care at the only veterans' hospital in the state. The Democratic delegation says the current women's health clinic on the sixth floor of the Manchester... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Dick Young – 1932-2017Bosworth in 1954 in Reno. His college education was interrupted for two years
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 11 days ago
Bosworth in 1954 in Reno. His college education was interrupted for two years while serving in the Army at Fort Belvoir, Va. When he received his degree from the University of Nevada in Reno he and Joan were raising three children. He followed... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, GARY 'BING' RALPH WINGER, Youngstown, Ohiothe afternoon of Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, Gary “Bing” Ralph Winger, 72, passed i
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
the afternoon of Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, Gary “Bing” Ralph Winger, 72, passed in the Louis Stokes Veteran’s Administration Hospital in Cleveland. Bing was born on Sept. 19, 1945, in Harrisville, Pa., to Robert Ralph and Betty (Donaghy)... Read more
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TribLIVE
$1.9 million federal grant awarded to Cal U; will help grad students, neighboring communitiesOnly • Veterans: Pennsylvania ranks fourth nationally in veteran population,
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
Only • Veterans: Pennsylvania ranks fourth nationally in veteran population, totaling about 845,500 veterans. Allegheny County: 84,170; Greene... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Second floor was deadliest at nursing home with no air conditioningwindows were left unopened. It wasn’t until the morning of Sept. 13, shortly b
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
windows were left unopened. It wasn’t until the morning of Sept. 13, shortly before dawn, that staff at the rehabilitation center contacted the director of nursing at her home and told her people were deteriorating and dying. She immediately told... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Veterans, elected officials donate blood to help Las Vegas shooting victims16 people had donated their blood with Covington at four donation stations, acc
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
16 people had donated their blood with Covington at four donation stations, according to the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center. By 3 p.m. coordinators reported 30 total blood and plasma products with the ability to save 66 lives. Moved by the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Kathy Castor, Dennis Ross seek answers on delay in Haley VA expansionlocal members of Congress are asking why progress has delayed work on a major e
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
local members of Congress are asking why progress has delayed work on a major expansion at the James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital. Money for a new tower with 142 patient beds, a canteen and a retail store first was authorized in 2015, U.S. Rep.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Depend on a HART bus to get around? Life could get harder.HART's restructured routes, branded "MissionMax." But the agency can't afford
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
HART's restructured routes, branded "MissionMax." But the agency can't afford to improve service for everyone. So after evaluating ridership numbers, cost per mile and other factors, the transit agency cut 13 routes, eliminating a third of the... Read more
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