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Morris Park »

The city sampled 35 cooling towers over the weekend, and 15 came back with positive results.

Morris Park »

The current cluster was first discovered on Sept. 21 in The Bronx, according to the Health Department.

Upper West Side »

Residents sounded off on the pesticide spraying done to combat West Nile Virus.

Midtown »

After failing 2 consecutive inspections, Fuji Sushi was allowed to reopen on Sept. 11.

Melrose »

A total of four Melrose Houses buildings were found to be infected with the bacteria.

Melrose »

The city found Legionella bacteria in the water system of 681 Courtlandt Ave. in Melrose Houses.

Melrose »

The city is installing water filters in every apartment of the building where bacteria was found.

Concourse Village »

James Rouse taught at P.S. 325 near the epicenter of the city's Legionnaires' disease outbreak.

High Bridge »

Seven have died and 81 others have been infected with the disease, officials said at Monday's meeting. 

Upper West Side »

Jacob's Pickles was closed by the department this week after getting dinged with 106 violation points. 

Upper West Side »

The Health Department shut down the cafe after finding health code violations Monday. 

Upper East Side »

The restaurant flunked its inspection on Wednesday because of a fly infestation, records show.

SoHo »

District Council 37 said the city has too few inspectors to cover the 11,300 licensed day care centers.

Forest Hills »

The restaurant was closed last week by the Health Department because of severe pest infestation.

Forest Hills »

Inspectors hit the restaurant with 46 health violation points.