Levittown Man Charged With Attempted Murder of Landlord

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A Levittown man has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly firing a rifle at his landlord after an argument escalated into a physical fight on Tuesday afternoon, Nassau County police said.Rohan Kahn, 58, first punched and kicked the 51-year-old victim, who fled the suspect’s Carter Place apartment while Kahn allegedly fired five shots, hitting two nearby cars at 2:15 p.m., police said.The victim and a 54-year-old woman in one of the vehicles were injured by glass that broke in the shooting, police said.Kahn had barricaded himself in his home when police arrived, prompting the Island Trees School District to be placed in lockdown. Hostage negotiators talked Kahn  out of the home two hours later.Kahn was also charged with criminal use of a firearm and reckless endangerment.  He will be arraigned Wednesday at First District Court in Hempstead.last_img read more

The most luxurious hotel on the Adriatic, Grand Park Hotel, opened

first_imgOur most luxurious hotel, Grand Park Hotel, opened in Rovinj today. This is the largest individual investment of the Adris group in the tourist part of the business, worth almost 700 million kuna, and with the opening of the Grand Park Hotel Rovinj, the Adris group has completed the renovation of the luxury tourist zone Monte Mulini. Adris has so far invested 5,5 billion kuna in the tourism part of its business. The investment cycle continues, so an additional HRK 2,3 billion will be invested in the next investment period. “We believed in this project, in the strength of our company, in the knowledge and courage of our employees, but also in the potentials and comparative advantages of our country. We were not discouraged by unfavorable socio-economic circumstances, anti-entrepreneurial mentality, or bureaucratic-administrative whining. We do not agree to mediocrity in our affairs. We follow the principles of business excellence and we will persevere” stated the President of the Management Board of Adris Group, M.Sc. Ante Vlahović. With the opening of the Grand Park Hotel Rovinj, the Adris group is completing the arrangement of the Monte Mulini zone, one of the most luxurious tourist zones on the Adriatic. The zone, near the old town of Rovinj, includes hotels Monte Mulini (2009), a boutique hotel adapted to the highest standards of luxury leisure guests and Lone, the first Croatian design hotel, opened in 2011 and the recently renovated hotel Eden. In the immediate vicinity there is a promenade and the beach Mulini Beach, renovated in 2014. In the arrangement of the zone which transformed Rovinj into a luxury tourist destination, Adris has invested a total of 1,5 billion kuna. The best domestic and world architects and designers have been engaged in this project, and this is another collaboration between Adris and the domestic architectural studio 3LHD, which sign the architecture of the Lone, Adriatic and Mulini Beach beaches. In addition to architects and designers, all contractors are from Croatia. Photo: Adris The new hotel has created nearly three hundred new jobs. Given the highly personalized offer at the highest level, all employees have undergone several months of intensive education and training in collaboration with, for example, the Ècole hôtelière de Lausanne, one of the best schools for hotel management in the world. More information about Grand Park Hotel Rovinj can be found on the official website Master. center_img The 5-star Grand Park Hotel Rovinj is part of the Maistra Collection brand, which unites hotels of the highest category. The unique location and specific configuration of the terrain inspired the cascading type of construction and the realization of tens of thousands of square meters of green roof, so the hotel is visually very attractive and almost fused with the surrounding greenery. In addition to investments in Istria, Zagreb and Dubrovnik, Adris is also preparing investments in other prestigious destinations in our country, for example in Split. There are 193 rooms and 16 suites on six floors, with a total capacity of 500 guests. With a view of the sea and the city, all rooms will have spacious terraces with green gardens, and 53 of them will have smaller whirlpools so-called. plunge pool. The rooms are 40 and the apartments up to 175 square meters. Interestingly, the swimming pools, entrance lobby and reception, restaurants and congress halls are on the top floor, and the rooms are on the lower levels. It is also the largest and most luxurious spa & wellness center in Istria. Adris has so far invested 5,5 billion kuna in the tourism part of its business Although Grand Park Hotel Rovinj will receive its first guests these days, the grand opening of the luxury zone Monte Mulini and the new hotel will be at the end of May when, under the auspices of the Adris Group, the Adris 44 Cup will be held. last_img read more

Health Dept Issues Precautionary Swim Advisory for All PBC Beaches

first_imgThe Florida Department of Health has issued a precautionary no-swimming advisory for all public beaches in Palm Beach County.The action comes as a result of the potential effects on water quality caused by Hurricane Dorian.Authorities plan to conduct water tests. Until the results are available, the health department says people should try not to swim in the water, to avoid an increased risk of disease or illness.In addition, officials are asking people to avoid contact with floodwaters which could contain fecal matter from sewage systems, agricultural and industrial waste, and septic tanks.The health department recommends that people take these precautions:Follow basic hygiene during the emergency period. That includes washing your hands with soap and water that has been boiled or disinfected.Do not allow children to play with toys that have been in floodwater until those toys have been disinfected. Use 1/4 cup of bleach in one gallon of water to disinfect toys and other items.If you happen to have any open cuts or sores that become exposed to the floodwater, keep them as clean as possible by washing them with soap and disinfected or boiled then cooled water. In addition, apply antibiotic cream to reduce the risk of infection.last_img read more