The Main Street School fifth- graders are participating in the DARE program with Police Officer Erik Seman. Photo Credit: Irvington Union Free School District. From tarrytown.dailyvoice.com. IRVINGTON, N.Y. — The fifth-graders at Main Street School have begun the 2014 Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) Program. The main objective of the program is to teach the fifth- graders how to […]
From The Daily Voice. YORKTOWN, N.Y. – Yorktown’s Dr. Terrence Murphy recently unveiled his plan for addressing the Hudson Valley’s growing heroin crisis. Murphy’s plan includes: Sponsoring legislation to require insurance companies to cover drug treatment and rehab up to 90 days. Using drug seizure proceeds to provide funding for Naloxone, a potentially life-saving overdose […]
From www.pressconnects.com. October is, in many ways, a month of causes. From breast cancer to domestic violence to down syndrome and more, its 31 days are about raising awareness and money to help fight a variety of diseases and problems. Last week, Johnson City added a new cause to the calendar, at least within the village. […]
From The Record. TROY – Rensselaer County has a new D.A.R.E. officer County Sheriff Jack Mahar announced Rensselaer County Deputy Jeffrey Russo spent two weeks in an intensive D.A.R.E. officers instructors training class in Montour Falls-The NYS Academy of Fire Science. “Deputy Russo’s hard work paid off- he was honored with the John Jantzen Award […]
Adin Day (left) leads eventual winner Brian Holtslag late in Saturday’s five-kilometer D.A.R.E. Run in Herkimer. Times Photo/Jon Rathbun. From The Times. HERKIMER, N.Y. — Brian Holtslag sprinted to the finish line ahead of Adin Day Saturday morning to win the 19th running of Herkimer’s D.A.R.E. five-kilometer race. Day, an 11-year-old from Mohawk, led around […]
Nine Madison County children boarded a charter bus Sunday afternoon, Aug. 3, on their way to the 2014 New York State Sheriffs’ Association Institute’s Summer Camp, located near Penn Yan on Keuka Lake. From Utica Observer-Dispatch. MADISON COUNTY, NY – Nine Madison County children boarded a charter bus Sunday afternoon, Aug. 3, on their way […]
Famous Famiglia recently celebrated the 27th Anniversary of the opening of its first store. The Kolaj family, owners of Famous Famiglia, are long time supporters of D.A.R.E. The Kolaj family donated the proceeds of the day’s sales to support D.A.R.E. in New York City. Photos from the celebration of the 27th anniversary of the […]
Times Herald-Record – May 2013 MIDDLETOWN, NY — Middletown Police “DARE Day,” a kid-themed annual event organized by the Middletown Police Department and sponsored by a variety of businesses and community organizations, which was scheduled for Saturday, May 11 but canceled … Read more . . .