NYC Health Department Offers Vouchers For Free Flu Shots To UninsuredThe New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announced Monday that it will be offering vouchers for free flu shots directed at the poor and uninsured.
NYPD: Bronx Walgreens Worker Stops Man From Sexually Assaulting Woman Inside Store BathroomThe 50-year-old victim was getting out of the bathroom at a Walgreens on White Plains Road on Thursday afternoon when police said the suspect came up to her and pushed her back inside.
Walgreens To Buy Rival Rite Aid In $17.2 Billion DealWalgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. is the largest U.S. drugstore chain, based on store counts. Rite Aid is the third largest.
Police: Team Of Burglars Struck Brooklyn Pharmacies 5 Times Last MonthPolice were seeking the public’s help Tuesday in finding four suspects in a string of pharmacy burglaries in Brooklyn last month.
Recall Issued For Baby Wipes From Nutek Disposables Due To Bacterial ContaminationA voluntary recall was issued Monday for baby wipes manufactured by Nutek Disposables Inc., due to bacterial contamination.
Jersey City Cop In Trouble For Allegedly Posting False Claims About Gang RetaliationA Jersey City police officer who authorities said was gunned down on Sunday will be posthumously promoted to detective, Mayor Steven Fulop said Wednesday.
Jersey City Removes Memorial For Man Who Gunned Down Rookie CopThe memorial went up in the neighborhood where Campbell, 27, lived. It included candles, balloons and empty liquor bottles. A pair of white t-shirts were taped to a red brick wall, with handwritten messages on them including "thug in peace" and "see you on the other side."
Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop: Memorial Honoring Cop Killer 'Disgusting'A temporary memorial was on display Monday in the neighborhood where Lawrence Campbell, 27, lived. It includes candles and balloons.
Mayor: Jersey City Cop Melvin Santiago Killed In Walgreens AmbushOfficer Melvin Santiago, 23, was fatally shot in the head responding to a call at the 24-hour drug store on Communipaw Avenue and John F. Kennedy Boulevard just after 4 a.m., Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop told reporters.
Police: Man Used Woman's Credit Card To Go On Walgreens Shopping Spree The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a man wanted in connection with a grand larceny that took place inside of a Brooklyn Walgreens.
28 States Ask Major Pharmacy Chains To End Tobacco SalesThey have written to the chief executives of Wal-Mart, Walgreens, Rite-Aid, Safeway and Kroger, urging them to stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products.
Police: Mom From Elizabeth, N.J. Has Been Missing For Over A WeekPolice in Elizabeth, N.J. on Tuesday were asking the public to help find a 33-year-old mother who has been missing for more than a week.