Archive for May, 2010

Three Die at Pineville State Hospital, 40 Sick

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May 9, 2010

State officials say they suspect food poisoning as the cause behind the weekend deaths of three patients at Pineville’s Central State Hospital.

Forty patients at the behavioral health hospital showed signs of gastrointestinal stress beginning around 6:30 AM Friday with the three deaths a 43-year-old woman, 41-year-old man and 52-year-old man happening late Friday night or early Saturday morning.

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Hagedorn Psychiatric Hospital Protest

May 5, 2010

One hundred protesters stood alongside a rural stretch of state highway in Hunterdon County to save Hagedorn Psychiatric Hospital from Gov. Chris Christie’s budget ax.

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‘Roof Topping’ Gives Photographer Unique Angles on the City

May 6, 2010

In the world of the urban explorer, finding a high roost to observe the city provides a perspective unlike anything beneath it.

For Jonathan Castellino, the highest points are the best places to shoot photos of Toronto, even if he’s not supposed to be there.

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Ghost Hunters Film at Norwich

Urban Explorer Wins Photography Prize

May 4, 2010

Gina Soden, 24, who lives in Foxcote in Finchampstead, won the printer of the year prize at Windsor Photographic Society’s annual exhibition.

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Westoborough State Hospital Murals to be Left Behind

May 2, 2010

When patients and staff complete their move from Westboro State Hospital, they will be leaving behind a set of murals that will be reborn as digital art and continue to brighten lives at a new hospital in Worcester.

The fate of the original murals is unknown, as is the future of the 162-bed Westboro State Hospital.

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