Doctors at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset and Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan saved a woman who was 20 weeks pregnant after the expectant mother’s heart began to falter under the strain. Click here for more.
Report: DWI Blood Samples Mishandled in Nassau County
A technician mistakenly switched two DWI blood samples, casting doubt on at least a few cases in Nassau County. According to NBC in New York, Maureen McCormick, who heads the Nassau DA's Vehicular Crimes Bureau, sent defense attorneys a letter that stated the lab "inadvertently switched the order of two blood samples." Click here for more.
Major Fixes Begin at Bay Park Plant
Critical improvements have begun at the troubled Bay Park Sewage Plant, according to County Executive Edward Mangano. Superstorm Sandy badly damaged the facility, causing it to dump substantial amounts of sewage into Reynolds Channel and sending raw sewage spilling into homes. Click here for more.
New Hyde Park Village Trustee Donald Barbieri reported that the contractor was out on Sept. 18 posting signs to begin construction for the project for the beautification of Jericho Turnpike. Click here for more.
Legis. David Denenberg, D-Merrick, blasted the state Wednesday for not releasing funds to victims of Superstorm Sandy. Appearing in front of the heavily damaged Seaford home of a storm victim, Denenberg chided the New York Rising Community Reconstruction program for not yet providing relief. Click here for more.