Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Center spared in state budget deal
As state lawmakers prepare to vote on the budget agreement reached Friday night, a mental health facility on Long Island is breathing a sigh of relief, for now.
The state spending agreement includes enough money to keep the Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Center in Dix Hills open for another year.
Nancy Barry, whose son is a patient at the facility, says it's a "saving grace." She's...