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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.