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Gov. Cuomo Offers Free Legionella Testing to Buildings Throughout State

The free tests will be available until October for buildings with cooling towers.

Mott Haven »

Legionnaires' Disease Outbreak on the Decline, City Says

Officials say they are seeing fewer new cases and are optimistic that the worst has passed.

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Bronxites Angered Over More Fast Food Coming to Concourse Plaza

A Burger King and Popeyes are on their way to Concourse Plaza.

Mott Haven »

State Senate Passes Bill to Study High Asthma Rates in The Bronx

The bill now moves to the state Assembly, where its sponsor is Assemblyman Luis Sepúlveda.

South Street Seaport »

NY-Presbyterian Plans Takeover of Ailing New York Downtown Hospital

NY-Presbyterian wants to take over the cash-strapped New York Downtown Hospital, according to reports.

New York City »

Developmentally Delayed Toddlers Could Face New Hurdle in Getting Services

The state is planning a major change to Early Intervention programs.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Beyonce and Jay-Z's VIP Hospital Treatment Probed by Health Department

The state Health Department dismissed claims that Blue Ivy and her superstar parents were coddled.