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  • Northampton County Executive John Brown reflects on bumpy first 100 days in office

    Northampton County Executive John Brown reflects on bumpy first 100 days in office
    John Brown has just come from a brown-bag lunch with nurses at Gracedale nursing home, the fate of which is perennially on the minds of the employees and the policymakers who struggle to make its ends meet. The new Northampton County executive looks...
  • Long-term care: Why your location really matters

    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Location, location location: Not only is it key to the value of real estate, it's also a big driver of the cost of long-term care. A study of long-term care costs in the United States released this week shows that the cost of long-...
  • Texas facilities lacking in sprinkler systems a year after fertilizer plant explosion

    AUSTIN, Texas One year after the fatal explosion at the West Fertilizer Co. plant, just one of the nearly 100 facilities in Texas that store large amounts of potentially explosive ammonium nitrate is equipped with a fire-dampening sprinkler system,...
  • A year after explosion, West is on the mend

    WEST, Texas Two flags, tattered by an explosion blocks away, have flown at half-staff at the Emergency Medical Services station since shortly after a fertilizer mixing operation blew up April 17, 2013, devastating this quiet Central Texas town and killing...
  • Nursing homes need more lawsuit protections

    In his March 12 op-ed, "Proposed lawsuit protections for nursing homes unneeded," Brian Lee misrepresents the facts to fit his agenda. His organization, Families for Better Care, received 100 percent of their start-up funding from a Tampa law firm that...
  • Lake Griffin State Park offers guided boat tours

    Lake Griffin State Park offers guided boat tours
    Guided boat tours of the Dead River Marsh and Lake Griffin are being offered at Lake Griffin State Park, 3089 U.S. Highway 27-441 in Fruitland Park. A 45-minute pontoon boat tour is offer every Monday and Friday through May 2. Tour dates and frequency...
  • How much does senior care cost? Genworth releases 2014 cost of care survey

    How much does senior care cost? Genworth releases 2014 cost of care survey
    In its 11th annual survey of senior care costs, Genworth notes that the cost of in-home care continues to rise only slightly as compared to care in a facility. It estimates that 70 percent of those over 65 will need long term health care services, and the...
  • Mica: Keep VA clinic open

    Mica: Keep VA clinic open
    U.S. Rep. John Mica, with support from other Central Florida congressmen, is pushing to keep open the Veterans Affairs clinic and two veterans housing centers on Lake Baldwin, even though those services are being moved to the new Veterans Affairs hospital...
  • Will your health care advance directive be there when it's needed?

    For years, the American Bar Association has preached the need for every adult to have a health care advance directive. That is the legal document, such as a living will or health care power of attorney, that enables you to make your health care...
  • Rowland Pleads Not Guilty; Lawyer Promises He Will Be 'Fully Vindicated'

    Rowland Pleads Not Guilty; Lawyer Promises He Will Be 'Fully Vindicated'
    NEW HAVEN — John G. Rowland pleaded not guilty Friday to seven campaign fraud charges for which he was indicted a day earlier, and his lawyer promised an aggressive defense that will leave Connecticut's previously convicted, three-term governor...
  • 04/14: New businesses

    Occupational licenses issued recently by county and municipal governments in Central Florida; data collected by Market Force Corp. of Newtown Square, Pa. Osceola Global Marketing Services Inc., marketing, 1460 Moon Valley Drive, Davenport, 33896....