Unique Program at Franklin Trains Future Doctors
A lot of what the public sees about the medical profession comes from a plethora of television dramas having to do with medical emergencies as actors portray doctors in the role of hero. For many, the first impression of a doctor is formed as a result of a television show. However an aspiring doctor cannot fully understand what it takes nor what it means to be a physician from a TV show.
What Every Parent Should Know
A push by lawmakers for a more environmentally conscious state has found its way into Long Island schools. Since Long Island has an alarmingly high cancer rate, environmental factors have been the focus of concern. As part of the effort, a new law now entitles parents of students to be notified about what types of pesticides are being applied to school grounds and when they are going to be applied.
Eamonn Coghlan Classic Set for Aug. 25
Close to 2,000 runners are expected to enter the sixth annual Eamonn Coghlan 5K Classic set for the Belmont Park Race Course in Elmont on Saturday, Aug. 25 when the gun goes off at 5 p.m. sharp. The 3.1-mile road race that stays on the grounds of Belmont Park is open to runners, joggers and walkers of all ages.
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