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Cocopah Police Ready to Launch D.A.R.E. Program

Jesus Verdugo, a Cocopah tribal police officer, will teach a D.A.R.E. class to students in the Somerton Elementary School District. From Yuma Sun. The Cocopah Tribal Police Department, along with the Somerton School District, is preparing to launch its Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Program for Cocopah children from kindergarten through the eighth grade. “It hits […]

Two Local Students Place in State D.A.R.E. Contest


Clinton County Sheriff’s Deputy Stacey Bussie (center) is shown with Laura Richards (left) of Clinton and Frankie Hansen (right) of Clinton. Click here to read more

Mission Students Learn About D.A.R.E.


The internationally recognized Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program is taught to Grade 5 and 6 students by local RCMP officers who received a $500 donation from the Royal Canadian Legion branch 57 (Mission) for learning material. Click here to read more

Even Casual Pot Use Damages Brain in Young


The results of a small but sobering study released in April by several Boston-based researchers have shed light on the damaging effects of even casual use of the drug among young adults, according to the Society for Neuroscience. Click here to read more

Legal Marijuana For Parents, but Not Their Kids


The brain is still wiring itself during adolescence, and marijuana — or any drug use — during this period essentially trains the reward system to embrace a mind-altering chemical. Click here to read more

New Chief Asks Community’s Help Forging Positive Ties


St. Petersburg Police Chief Anthony Holloway waits to be introduced at the meeting, during which he called St. Petersburg’s churches a community “foundation” and said every month he wants to visit a different one to meet people. Click here to read more

CIG Insurance Community Safety Saturday: Sept. 6, 2014


CIG Insurance Community Safety Saturday™ is a free, family and community event that offers information and education about how to improve the safety and security of children, teens, families and communities. Click here to read more

Murfreesboro City Schools Say No to Bullying


Murfreesboro City Schools will kick off the nationally recognized bullying prevention program, Olweus, on Wednesday, Aug. 20. MCS staff and teachers were trained in the anti-bullying program prior to the beginning of school and are rolling the program out to students across the district. Click here to read more

Kids Battle Bullying with Kindness Club


Inspired by the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation website, (randomactsofkindness. org), Bryant volunteered to start an afterschool Kindness Club. To her surprise, one of the schoolyard bullies joined. Click here to read more

Back to School! Safety!


Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County - It’s back-to-school season and thousands of children will begin boarding school buses in just a few days. Eyewitness News reporter Jasmine Brooks stopped by Solomon Plains Elementary School in Luzerne County to find out how they plan on keeping students safe as they head to school. Click here to read more

Back to School Safety Tips


The reality of school bus safety is that more children are hurt outside the bus than inside as passengers. Click here to read more

Preparing for a New School Year with Tips on Internet Safety


While the internet is a great resource for research and information, parents must be aware of the dangers of unsupervised online activity. Surfing the web can lead to viruses, scams, and inappropriate content. Click here to read more

Cranford Police Department to Present Social Media/Internet Safety Program for Parents

On Sept. 18, the Cranford Police Department will be presenting a social media and Internet safety program for parents. The 90-minute program will begin at 7 p.m. at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Ave. Click here to read more

 

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