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Diarrhea reports after Thanksgiving dinner prompts restaurant closure

The Golden Ponds Restaurant and Party House located at 500 Long Pond Road in Greece, NY was closed Nov 26 by the Monroe Department of Public Health. The public was notified by a sign posted on the the restaurant’s door. It said: “Take notice that pursuant to the authority conferred upon me by the applicable… Continue Reading

More than 100 sick; Mighty Taco locations implicated

A handful of sick customers of four Mighty Taco locations ballooned into an outbreak of more than 100 people involving at least 11 locations of the fast food chain during the past week. The New York State Department of Health is working with health departments in Erie and Niagara counties on the investigation. The New York… Continue Reading

Chicken salads recalled by NY company because of Listeria

Sally Sherman Foods of Mount Vernon, NY, Thursday recalled 3,004 pounds of various chicken products that may contain Listeria monocytogenes, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The chicken salad items were produced on various dates between Feb. 2 and Feb. 18. The following products are subject to recall: 4-pound… Continue Reading