2019 In Review: The Year’s “Jersey-est” Your HHRS News Stories

MAN OF THE YEAR: Kevin “Silent Bob” Smith, Red Bank. “I ate the way I wanted to for 47 years,” says the comedian and director behind Dogma and the Clerks movies. “(Now) I will try to eat way I’m supposed to.” Smith barely survived a “widowmaker” heart attack that inspired him to try his daughter’s […]

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 […]

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 […]