VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Aug. 22
The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 231 requests for services between Aug. 11 and Aug. 17, among them the following: Accident: 5 p.m., .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
St. Francis Hospital takes Ice Bucket Challenge
An Opelika man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for fatally stabbing one victim, and injuring another.
St. Francis Hospital CEO Robert Granger takes ice bucket challenge
Robert Granger, president at CEO of St. Francis Hospital, took the ALS Association's ice water bucket challenge Tuesday afternoon.
Doctor faced adversity with grace
For those who knew Dr. Perlita Micu Campbell, of Evanston, she was a woman ahead of her time, not afraid to face adversity with grace and dignity.
Proud to volunteer at St. Francis Hospital
In Uniondale road construction. left lane closed on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Meadowbrook Pkwy/X22 and Peninsula Blvd/X19 in West Hempstead In Uniondale road construction.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Charleston PD Investigating Man Shot In Hand
Charleston , Kanawha County , West Virginia Charleston Police are investigating a shooting and the victim's link to other crimes..
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Nurse Sues St. Francis, Claims She Lost Job After Saving Patient's Life
A nurse who worked at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center for more than 30 years is suing the hospital for $2.5 million, claiming she was forced to give up her job in 2012 for "exceeding the scope" of her authority when she tried to save a patient's life.
Man Shot In Rogers Park
About 10:30 p.m., the man was walking in the 1700 block of West Juneway Terrace when he heard shots ring out and felt pain, police said.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Hartford Detectives Investigate City's Ninth Homicide
Police were dispatched to 362 Sigourney St. at 11:27 p.m. after receiving several 911 calls for shots fired.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
St. Francis Hospital unveils first fully automated lab
It's the first fully automated laboratory of its kind in North America and it's right here in Connecticut.
US News & World Report
4 Things You Need to Know About Ebola
With the news that Mount Sinai Hospital in New York is testing a patient who recently returned from West Africa for Ebola, and two patients are being treated at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, many people are starting to panic at the thought of a deadly outbreak sweeping across the United States.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Trio of robots use light to fight germs at St. Francis
Victor Anderson, infection preventionist at St. Francis Hospital, discusses how this Xenex robot is used in infection prevention.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Family Planning Memorial Service For Tulsa Author Billie Letts
A memorial service is being planned for Tulsa native and best-selling author Billie Letts who died Saturday, August 2, 2014, in a local hospital.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Local Expert Speaks on Ebola Outbreak
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has left more than 700 dead to date and more than 13,000 infected.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The Berkeley Independent
Whites announce birth of son
Clifford and Christine White along with big brother Kevin of Goose Creek proudly announce the birth of Kyle Matthew White.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Miguel 'Larry' Cervantes of Santa Barbara, 1927-2014
Miguel Lawrence "Larry" Cervantes, 87, of Santa Barbara peacefully passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014, at the Serenity House in Santa Barbara.
Granville man earns EMS Champion award from St. Francis Hospital for work on veterans issues
Gregory Shovak, left, of Granville, was recently honored by St. Francis Hospital with its EMS Champion award for his work with veterans issues.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Daily News
City Union Floats Alternative Health Care Plan as City Outlines Trust Fund
The high deductible plan, which restores many of the coverage cuts approved in June by the council, is the proposal of the Memphis Fire Fighters Association.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Great Bend Tribune
Hoisington man in serious condition following deer-m...
A rural Hoisington man who collided with a deer while driving a motorcycle on the Cheyenne Bottoms blacktop last Friday was listed in critical condition Monday at St. Francis Hospital in Wichita.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
On the Move: Debbie Bostic becomes chief nurse at St. Francis Hospital
Debbie Bostic has been hired at St. Francis Hospital as its senior vice president of hospital pperations and chief nursing officer.