PA Woman Struck, Killed in Amityville

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A 52-year-old Pennsylvania woman was fatally struck by an SUV while crossing a street in the driver’s hometown of Amityville on Tuesday morning.Suffolk County police said Lora Rohner, of Stroudsburg, Penn., was walking across Oak Street  when she was hit by an Acura that was making a left turn out of a parking lot at 9:30 a.m.The victim was taken to Saint Joseph Hospital in Bethpage, where she was pronounced dead.The driver, 31-year-old Yeimy Pichardo-Cruz, was not injured.First Squad detectives impounded the truck, are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information on this crash to call them at 631-854-8152.last_img

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Riviera Crikvenica – the millionth overnight stay realized a week earlier

first_imgThe multi-year trend of increasing the number of overnight stays on the Crikvenica Riviera continues successfully throughout 2017.At the very beginning of the month, on August 1, the number of one million overnight stays was exceeded, a week earlier than last year. Concrete figures for the period from the first seven months of 2017 (from 1 January to 31 July) show that a total of 198.931 arrivals were realized on the Crikvenica Riviera (21% more than in 2016) and 996.399 overnight stays, which is as much as 20,70 % more than in the same period in 2016.Number one on the list of top 10 countries is traditionally held by the Germans, who in the first seven months of 2017 achieved 235.125 overnight stays. They are followed by Croats with 150.218 overnight stays, Slovenes with 91.606 overnight stays, Austrians with 86.091 overnight stays, Hungarians 75.527, Poles 69.072 overnight stays, Slovaks 64.421, Czechs 63.793, Bosnia and Herzegovina took 9th place with 17.163, and Switzerland 10th with 15.980 overnight stays. “This year in the pre-season we were very well filled, even in the month of June we achieved a growth of 46 percent, which certainly contributed to the millionth overnight stay this year a week before. Very good expectations are expected for the post-season, booking and reactions from the field are very good and I am sure that we will achieve excellent results in the post-season. “Points out the director of the Crikvenica Tourist Board, Marijana Biondić, B.Sc. oec.Viewed individually, all types of accommodation recorded an increase in the period from January 1 to July 31, 2017. Thus, households (private accommodation) realized a total of 512.943 overnight stays (an increase of 25%), hotels 210.331 overnight stays (22 % more than in the same period in 2016), other catering facilities for accommodation 190.559 overnight stays (increase of 11,58%) and campsites 82.566 overnight stays (12,35% more than in the first seven months of 2016). New accommodation facilities in Crikvenica  While only three and a half years ago, the largest hotel company in the Crikvenica-Vinodol Riviera, Jadran dd, which now owns 8 hotels, 2 camps and 2 settlements, was waiting to go bankrupt, it was completely reconstructed at the beginning of this week. hotel Esplanade received its first guests.The investment in the hotel, which burned down for the most part in 2001 and was partially out of order “heavy”, is a total of 42 million kuna, and consists of 30 rooms and 8 suites with a total of 76 beds in two buildings – the old part built in 1929 was returned to its original condition in which the restaurant is located and the extended part built in the 70’s, which was completely changed by this project. “The Esplanade was a special challenge for us, not only because of the demanding project in business and technical terms but also its historical heritage and the great interest of Crikvenica residents who have a strong emotional connection with the Adriatic, especially with cult hotels such as the Esplanade. There are no standard rooms in the Esplanade, but an individual approach to design, but also to furnishing, decoration and service is required. This is our first design hotel for which we plan to further expand the capacity in today’s administrative building of the Adriatic and the Slavija boarding house, which are located in the immediate vicinity of the hotel, which will make the Esplanade an integral hotel. “, Said the President of the Management Board of Jadran dd Dino Manestar and added that the Esplanade has 35 employees of Jadran, and it is planned that the hotel will be open most of the year.center_img Related news: CRIKVENICA RECEIVES THE FIRST ZIP LINE IN EUROPE ABOVE THE SEAlast_img read more

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