Researcher Looking For Link Between Firehouses And High Incidences Of Cancer Among Firefighters

Two Central Massachusetts fire departments are participants in a study examining whether the conditions in, and construction of, old firehouses may be a contributing factor in cancer-related illnesses among firefighters. Emily Sparer-Fine, research associate for the state Department of Environmental Health at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston, is conducting the study. […]

New York State Facing ‘Severe’ Shortage Of New Trooper Recruits

They’ll have to be super troopers at this rate. The Division of New York State Police is losing more officers than it can keep as its ranks retire and fewer new troopers are brought on, The Post has learned. More than a thousand troopers have retired from the state’s police force since 2015, but only […]