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04/20/15 8:00am
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A rare and potentially fatal tick-borne illness is becoming increasingly prevalent throughout the Northeast, according to the Centers for Disease Control. (more…)

04/16/15 2:00pm

 

JOSEPH PINCIARO PHOTO |Reporter Cyndi Murray makes a sour face while biting into a lime outside the newsroom last Thursday.

JOSEPH PINCIARO PHOTO |Reporter Cyndi Murray makes a sour face while biting into a lime outside the newsroom last Thursday.

Chances are if you don’t have Lyme disease you know someone who does.

Taking the necessary steps to prevent tick bites when you venture into the great outdoors becomes second nature here when the weather warms up. We all know the drill — wear light clothing, tuck your pants into your socks, conduct full-body checks for ticks after a day in the park, etc. Or just avoid wooded areas all together. (more…)

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04/10/15 9:46am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | A view of the entrance to St. Gabriel's Retreat Center.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | A view of the entrance to St. Gabriel’s Retreat Center.

The St. Gabriel’s Retreat Center property, 25 acres fronting Coecles Harbor, has been sold for $15.1 million. (more…)

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04/07/15 8:00am

 

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Less than a week after PBMC Health publicly announced its plans to join North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health Center, the East End Health Alliance voted to begin the process of breaking down the three-hospital relationship formed seven years ago. (more…)