The Hollywood Police and Hollywood Fire Rescue received a call around 4 a.m.at the facility, and found "several patients in varying degrees of medical distress", city officials said. These are special, special people and we love 'em.
"There's nothing we can do", Long said. County officials released documents showing that the Hollywood facility was in compliance with that regulation and that it held a hurricane drill with its staff in October. Five more patients from the nursing home later died at a nearby hospital, they said. Memorial Regional is located across the street from the nursing home.
The Florida Department of Health said that "at no time" did the nursing home "report that conditions had become risky or that the health and safety of their patients was at risk".
Police launched a full investigation into the incident, with initial findings discovering the nursing home was without sufficient air conditioning and was using portable A/C units to keep the facility cool.
"We're with you today, we're with you tomorrow, and we're going to be with you until Florida rebuilds bigger and better than ever before", Pence said. The association added that it is working with state officials to identify homes without power so that utility companies could prioritize those in greatest need.
At least a quarter of the homes in the Keys were destroyed, according to federal emergency management officials, and 65 per cent suffered some damage.
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She said that despite support from the United Way and Monroe County, those funds, post hurricane, will soon be running out. This deployment will be different, as much of the restoration effort will require total rebuilding of power grid systems.
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Andrews finished with 142 receiving yards and the two scores, while Caleb Wilson led the team with 208 receiving yards. The American Athletic Conference announced Thursday that the Tigers-Knights game is rescheduled for September 30.
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The increased height of the dam is likely to benefit participating states - Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra. The dam has earned over Rs 16,000 crore - more than double the cost of its construction, said a government spokesman.
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Interestingly, however, last year's iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus pack a 1960mAh battery and a 2900mAh battery respectively. The technology might not be the problem though, and there have been multiple theories on what really happened.
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The Falcons' rushing attack completely dominated the game going 457-55, and seven different Falcons earned a touchdown. But Air Force quickly responded with a 64-yard TD aerial from Worthman to Ronald Cleveland to close to within 16-13.
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Newcastle made it three wins on the bounce in the English Premier League as they saw off Stoke City 2-1 on match day five. Newcastle United welcome Stoke City to St James' Park on Saturday for their 15:00 GMT Premier League clash.
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This bid was foiled after more than a month's time when last infiltration was repulsed with fatal casualties on militant side. Weapons have been recovered from the slain terrorists, the spokesman said.