Rock The Farm and Knock Out Muscular Dystrophy Benefits Slated For Sept. 28 – 29

Sources: RockTheFarmNJ.com; Rock Against Distrophy The CFC Loud n Clear Foundation (CFC) Foundation is a registered New Jersey nonprofit Recovery Community Organization (RCO) providing model relapse prevention that supports all pathways to recovery through peer-driven/operated grassroots programs. Since 2012, CFC has assisted over 7,500 families in providing and promoting positive life choices with drug recovery […]

Two New Jersey Family Court Judges Overturned In Teen Sexual Assault Rulings

Sources: BuzzFeed.com, NJ Radio 101.5 In Monmouth County, a drunk 16-year-old male filmed himself assaulting an intoxicated 16-year-old female from behind in a darkened basement during a party. Monmouth County prosecutors said the teen later sent the video to seven of his friends, texting them, “[w]hen your first time having sex was rape.” The prosecutors […]

Princeton Transgender Youth Conference; Marlboro opens Farmers’ Market

Source: Central Jersey.com Princeton: For the fifth year, the HiTOPS Trans Youth Forum has successfully provided services that matter to transgender and nonbinary youths in Princeton. HiTOPS is a organization that fosters healthy and strong young people, families and communities by providing youths of all identities with non-judgmental, affirming, factually accurate, sex-positive sexual health education […]

New Jersey Lake Closed Due To Dangerous Algae Outbreak

Source: NJ Dept. Environmental Protection The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is advising the public to avoid swimming in or contact with the waters of Lake Hopatcong (New Jersey’s largest lake — straddled by Sussex, Passaic and Morris counties) due to an extensive harmful algal bloom (HAB). Using aerial surveillance, The DEP’s Division […]

Featured Video: Post-Traumatic Stress Awareness

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Overview · Dept. of Veterans Affairs · Postpartum PTSD · Alternative Treatments · NJ National Alliance on Mental Illness · NJ Specialists Source: NAMI.org When we think about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), it’s typically in the context of military service members and veterans — and for good reason. But actually, about eight […]