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Amid Shakeup, Coney Island Hospital Brings In Two New Executives
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Amid Shakeup, Coney Island Hospital Brings In Two New Executives

Coney Island Hospital, 2601 Ocean Parkway. (Source: Gregory Maizous)Amidst a shakeup following the death of a 47-year-old grandmother [/medical-examiner-investigating-whether-botched-diagnosis-caused-grandmothers-death-at-coney-island-hospital/] , two new executives have been added to Coney Island Hospital. New York City Health and Hospitals, the agency in charge of the embattled facility, announced it has instated Anthony Rajkumar

Coney Island Hospital Hit With Six Violations After Grandmother’s Death
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Coney Island Hospital Hit With Six Violations After Grandmother’s Death

Coney Island Hospital, 2601 Ocean Parkway. (Source: Gregory Maizous)The state Health Department hit Coney island Hospital with six violations for a botched treatment that lead to the death of a 47-year-old grandmother earlier this year, the Daily News reports [http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn/coney-island-hospital-busted-brooklyn-grandmother-death-article-1.2598488] . The hospital

‘Dirty Diaper’ Smell From Wastewater Treatment Plant Has Become Intolerable, Neighbors Say
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‘Dirty Diaper’ Smell From Wastewater Treatment Plant Has Become Intolerable, Neighbors Say

The Coney Island Wastewater Treatment Plant. (Source: DEP)The rancid smell from the wastewater treatment plant over on Knapp Street has long been a nuisance [/sheepshead-bay-is-tops-in-poop-smell-complaints/] for residents in the area. However, following last month’s record-breaking blizzard [/volunteers-distribute-hot-food-to-neighbors-stranded-by-the-winter-storm/], neighbors say the stink has become intolerable and are calling on

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Golden Hosting Town Hall For Those Affected By Sandy Tomorrow Night

Marty Golden, (Photo By Erica Sherman)State Senator Marty Golden is hosting a town hall meeting tomorrow night for people in Sheepshead Bay, Manhattan Beach and Gerritsen Beach who were affected by Superstorm Sandy. Brooklyn News is reporting [http://www.brooklynews.com/2013/09/tomorrow-town-hall-meeting-for-those-affected-by-sandy-in-gerritsen-beach-sheepshead-bay-manhattan-beach/] that Golden has invited a

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Golden Deputy Chief Of Staff Quaglione To Take On Gentile In Council Race

Republic City Council candidate John Quaglione. Source: FacebookRepublican John Quaglione opened his City Council campaign against Democratic incumbent Vincent Gentile with some heated rhetoric, according to a report [http://www.brooklyneagle.com/articles/bay-ridge-council-race-already-heating-2013-03-12-191500] by the Brooklyn Daily Eagle. “Our current council member has failed,” the publication reported Quaglione telling

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