NYC's ban on big, sugary drinks was supposed to take effect this week. Restaurant inspectors even had new 17 ounce cups issued to them, to enforce the soda size limit. But shortly before the ban started, a judge barred it from becoming...
Saranac Lake, NY, Apr 12, 2011 — One of the biggest employers in the Adirondack Park is looking to expand. A public hearing will be held tonight in Saranac Lake on Adirondack Medical Center's plan to build a two-story, 9,000-square-foot medical office building to treat patients with chronic wounds.
The $2.7 million project is the latest in a series of building upgrades for AMC over the last 10 years. Chris Knight reports. Go to full article
Chicago, IL, Aug 25, 2009 — Scientists have known for a long time that a lot of wild-caught fish have dangerous contaminants. People who eat fish have to weigh the health benefits against the risks of consuming those pollutants. Now, some research could make that balancing act even trickier. Gabriel Spitzer has more on the link between diabetes... and an infamous old chemical many assumed was long gone. Go to full article