Franklin Nurses to Vote on Union
Franklin Hospital Medical Center nurses will vote on Friday, Aug. 3 whether they want to elect the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA), a union that represents nurses at some Nassau County health care facilities such as North Shore University Hospitals and Plainview and Syosset, as their official representatives.
Incidents at Night Club Yield Five Arrests
Two incidents that occurred on Sunday in the early morning hours in the vicinity of Planet Malibu, an Elmont nightclub located on Hempstead Turnpike, resulted in five arrests made by Nassau County Police. In one of the incidents, three Brooklyn men were arrested for possession of a loaded gun and the other resulted in two police officers being struck by a vehicle and taken to Mercy Hospital, where they were treated and released.
1 in 9 Fourth Annual 5K Run/Walk Set for Aug. 23
1 in 9: The Long Island Breast Cancer Action Coalition announced its Fourth Annual 5K Run/Walk to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research according to Geri Barish, president of the not-for-profit grassroots cancer advocacy organization.
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