Rock Against Dystrophy Raises $4K; Light of Day Parkinson’s Disease Golfing Benefit

Sources: Rock Out Muscular Dystrophy; GolfForeParkinsons.com On behalf of hosts John “Turbo” and Josh “Jay Scorpion” Shatesky, and the Muscular Dystrophy Association, it’s time to officially say thank you: our Rock Against Dystrophy (RAD) tenth anniversary show raised $4,000. That would not have been possible with The Headliner club in Neptune New Jersey, giving us […]

Kearny Landfill To Close Permanently; Union Beach Breast Cancer Fundraiser

Sources: Hudson Reporter Bayonne; AllegianceLEMC.com A Hudson County judge ruled that the Keegan Landfill in Kearny must close permanently because it presents a “clear and immediate danger”. Since March of 2018, the landfill has been emitting hydrogen sulfide odors, according to the New Jersey Sierra Club. In April, a lawsuit was filed against the New […]

Tattooing for Autism 2019 Raises $10K; Brain Injury Awareness Run/Walks

Sources: UnderMySkinForLife.org; BiaNJ.org More October 5K Fundraising Run/Walks for Brain Injury Awareness The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey is a statewide nonprofit organization dedicated to improving quality of life after brain injury, and offering the promise of a better tomorrow. Since being founded in 1981 by a small group of concerned parents of children […]

New Jersey’s 9/11 first responders will get stronger protections under new laws

Source: NorthJersey.com New Jersey’s first responders to the Sept. 11 attacks gained new protections Monday after Gov. Phil Murphy signed a pair of bills into law. In a ceremony in Jersey City, across from the site of the attacks, Murphy paid tribute to the two North Jersey firefighters for whom the measures were named and […]