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North Shore-LIJ takes to the skies

The North Shore-LIJ Health System introduced its new ambulatory helicopter service on Thursday, an initiative that officials said would provide for a quicker transport of patients to hospitals throughout the Downstate area.

  • icon Posted: November 20

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Thursday 11/20/2014
Senior apartments proposed in Manhasset
Updated: November 20, 2014 - 10:34 am

A developer seeking to convert more than three acres of the shuttered Mt. Olive Baptist Church property in Manhasset into a 72-unit housing complex has requested a change in the site’s zoning to market the proposed apartments strictly to senior tenants.

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SWAT police help boy’s dream come true
Posted: November 20, 2014

Zachary Cote, a 5-year-old boy battling brain cancer, had his dreams come true on Friday when three Nassau County Police Officers visited him at Cohen Children’s Medical Center in New Hyde Park.

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GCP fire halts LIRR service
Posted: November 20, 2014

A fire in a Garden City Park warehouse Thursday night halted Long Island Railroad service along the Port Jefferson line in both directions for about three hours, Nassau County Police said.

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2 North Shore doctors named ‘rising stars’
Posted: November 20, 2014

Two North Shore-area doctors have been deemed “Rising Stars” by a communications firm that annually publishes directories listing the region’s top health care professionals.

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Three arrested after theft, chase: cops
Posted: November 20, 2014

Police arrested three people on Monday after they allegedly broke into a Mineola residence, assaulted and robbed a man and attempted to flee by car, police said.

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Police seek owners of stolen property
Posted: November 20, 2014

Nassau County Police are seeking the owners of several items discovered during an investigation of a Queens man accused of burglarizing a Lake Success home earlier this month.

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