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No. 267: On good fellows, spoon benders, Octomoms and trends to come

Welcome, dear readers: And over the year’s penultimate hump we go. Just five more days until Christmas and 11 until tumultuous 2017 runs its course. Boy, have you earned a holiday. The Innovate LI team will be catching up on baking, last-minute shopping and gift-wrapping, so watch for our next newsletter on Dec. 27. We hope you enjoy a peaceful, safe and joyous weekend! Before there was Octomom: When Nadya Suleman famously gave birth to…


South Nassau, Mount Sinai Health System talk merger

BY GREGORY ZELLER // A potential alliance between a nearly century-old Long Island hospital and one of New York’s largest health systems is in the works. The directors of South Nassau Communities Hospital have entered “a period of exclusive negotiations” with the Mount Sinai Health System that could create “an alignment of medical services, management and governance” between the 455-bed Oceanside hospital and the New York City-based healthcare giant, South Nassau said Wednesday. Over a…


Three LI tech firms among Deloitte’s fastest, again

With one return engagement and a pair of debuts, Long Island has once again landed three up-and-coming firms on Deloitte’s annual ranking of North America’s 500 fastest-growing technology companies. The trifecta is on par with Deloitte’s 2015 list, when three Island firms – Farmingdale-based industrial services provider Cemtrex Inc., Westbury-based telemedicine specialist Vasomedical and Dealertrack, a Lake Success-based auto-dealership services provider later acquired by Atlanta-based Cox Automotive – made the cut. Cemtrex was back in…