State University of New York

State Supplying SUNY Campus Cops With Heroin-Overdose AntidoteAttorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Wednesday on the SUNY Purchase campus that $27,000 will be provided to university police departments to buy 258 naloxone kits.
New Firm Signed To Take Over Long Island College HospitalThe State University of New York announced Tuesday that it has signed a contract with Fortis Property Group to take over the financially strapped Long Island College Hospital.
John D. Rockefeller's Great-Grandson Richard Killed In Plane Crash Near Westchester County AirportRichard Rockefeller was killed when the plane he was piloting went down, family spokesman Fraser Seitel said.
SUNY: Long Island College Hospital To Provide Walk-In Services Despite ShutdownLICH had been set to close down Thursday morning, but SUNY said Wednesday the hospital will continue to provide walk-in emergency services "in an effort of good faith'' while a deal with a new bidder is finalized.
Ambulances To Bypass Long Island College Hospital Starting At MidnightBeginning at 12:01 a.m. Thursday, ambulances will responding to 911 calls will be diverted from Long Island College Hospital, as the facility prepares to close its doors next week.
Winning Takeover Bid For Long Island College Hospital Falls ApartThe winning bid to take over operation of Long Island College Hospital officially fell through on Monday, and the prospective operator blamed SUNY.
Judge Approves Plan To Keep Long Island College Hospital OpenA plan was approved by a judge Tuesday to find a new operator for Long Island College Hospital and keep it in operation.
Agreement Allows SUNY To Pull Out Of Struggling Long Island College HospitalState officials on Thursday announced an agreement in which the State University of New York may pull out of the struggling Long Island College Hospital, but a new health care provider will take over.
De Blasio Appears In Court In Connection With Hospital Protest ArrestLeading mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio had to take time out from courting voters to go to court Tuesday, appearing before a judge over his arrest at a hospital protest.
De Blasio Calls On Governor, Mayor To Step Up On Possible Closure Of Brooklyn HospitalPublic Advocate and mayoral hopeful Bill De Blasio has called on the governor and the mayor to get the parties together and find out who has proposed taking the hospital over.
SUNY Board Votes Again To Close Down Long Island College HospitalThe State University of New York board of trustees has again voted to close down Long Island College Hospital.
SUNY Announces Plan To Standardize Financial Aid Letters For Students At All SchoolsChancellor Nancy Zimpher says the initiative is part of SUNY's effort to decrease the loan default rate of SUNY students by at least 5 percent over the next five years. The average default rate is now 13 percent.