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Local Daycares Failed To Test Water For Lead, Audit Shows
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Local Daycares Failed To Test Water For Lead, Audit Shows

(Photo by SimonQ / Flickr [https://www.flickr.com/photos/qiaomeng/7476574314/in/photolist-coFp4G-8Au5is-3DEXQR-3nwUhH-4tzxq5-CM2cF-3vdiS-W9dLz-7CPUtt-tDQUk-ofWYUo-anALKn-2B2MAs-7e8CrT-7sePbz-7TAatL-79pm1K-4XrfUr-8Gp2ob-qiig6R-5ptr19-79oXRX-4Jo1Cu-6XCxNC-o4HG2t-5GdqxV-8rPZGV-5ErMZ2-79sPLG-8rT6a7-5VPvJE-79ozm6-79sr5J-o4UBvU-5Bonze-79oWrP-6XKWw1-79sr6W-79rnhD-79ozga-79piTZ-dpwXyd-4xy3nV-7GfseM-79pax2-79rni8-pPYMiu-EcJT2a-8QCBbS-bvn7a7] )Sixteen daycare centers in Brooklyn failed to meet lead testin

ABC Little Star Day Care Reopens With New Owner
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ABC Little Star Day Care Reopens With New Owner

Source: Google MapsAfter being shuttered for nearly three weeks, the embattled ABC Little Star Day Care [https://www.facebook.com/pages/ABC-Little-Star-DC-Inc/202118593254984] reopened on Tuesday, January 20, with a new owner. The once-popular Bensonhurst day care (located at 2345 85th Street) – which closed down earlier this month [/amid-charges-fraud-abc-little-star-daycare-closes/] amid

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Greenfield Introduces Bill That Would Keep Health Regulation Out Of Circumcision Rituals

Councilman David Greenfield (Source: swedennewyork via flickr).Councilman David Greenfield introduced legislation that would prevent the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOH) from enacting or enforcing regulations regarding controversial circumcision rituals. The Yeshiva World News is reporting [http://www.theyeshivaworld.com/news/General+News/186446/Greenfield-Introduces-Bill-to-Prevent-City-from-Regulating-Bris-Milah.html] that Greenfield

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After Two Months, Authorities Successfully Contain Measles Outbreak In Borough Park

A Microscopic Look at the Measles Virus (Source: Center For Disease Control via Wikimedia Commons)The rare outbreak of measles that struck Borough Park’s ultra-Orthodox community has been halted. The Jewish Daily Forward is reporting [http://forward.com/articles/180965/new-york-measles-outbreak-halted-among-orthodox/] that officials at the city’s Department of

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