January 26, 2015

Cub® Foods Donates $50,000 to Minnesota D.A.R.E.

Posted on January 22, 2015 by in Hometown, Minnesota, News

From Minnesota D.A.R.E. Funds to support Minnesota D.A.R.E.’s 25-year effort of helping youth make safe, healthy choices every day. STILLWATER, MINN. (Jan. 15, 2015) — In honor of the 25th anniversary of Minnesota D.A.R.E., a program aimed at educating the state’s youth on how to make safe and healthy choices each and every day, Cub® Foods […]

School resource officer develops friendship with students, staff

Posted on January 15, 2015 by in Hometown, News, North Carolina

From Carteret County News-Times. Walking the hallways: Cpl. Mitch Schelinder with the Cape Carteret Police Department is the School Resource Officer at White Oak Elementary School. (Dylan Ray photo). CAPE CARTERET — As School Resource Officer Mitch Schelinder patrolled the halls of White Oak Elementary School one morning before Christmas break, dozens of children walked up to […]

Final Award: JAMS Arbitration Case Reference Number 1220045411

Posted on January 5, 2015 by in Hometown, New Jersey, News

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Collier County student gets new wheelchair

Posted on December 30, 2014 by in Florida, Hometown, News, Spotlight

BY STEPHANIE SUSSKIND  DECEMBER 19, 2014 View Original Article COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- In this season of giving, a Collier County boy is getting the most meaningful gift of all, independence. The 10-year-old was using a broken wheelchair because insurance wouldn’t pay for a new one. But now, thanks to the generous hearts and wallets of a group […]

D.A.R.E. America Honors New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman

Posted on December 19, 2014 by in Hometown, New York, News

On December 10th, D.A.R.E. America hosted a benefit reception honoring Eric T. Schneiderman, New York State Attorney General. Attorney General Schneiderman was honored for his substantial interests on behalf of New York youth and efforts in reducing substance abuse. The event, hosted by John & Margo Catsimatidis, was held in New York City at the […]

West Deptford police receive $30K private donation toward D.A.R.E., youth programs

Posted on November 25, 2014 by in Hometown, New Jersey, News

Pictured from left to right are West Deptford Police Chief Samuel DiSimone III,Timeshare Legal LLC owner Christian Highlander and Cpl. John Craig, president of the West Deptford Police Athletic League. Highlander on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, donated $30,000 toward the departments youth outreach programs. (Courtesy of the West Deptford Police Department) From NJ.com. WEST DEPTFORD […]

Lewiston Police Department DARE donation

Posted on November 23, 2014 by in Hometown, New York, News

From wnypapers.com. Last month, the Lewiston Police Department was the recipient of a $2,000 check for its Drug Abuse Resistance Education program conducted in area schools. The Kiwanis Club of Lewiston and Modern Disposal presented the check. The LPD DARE program is funded completely by donations. Pictured, from left, are Kiwanian Todd Swartz, Lewiston Police Chief […]

Boyd middle school graduates first D.A.R.E. class

Posted on November 23, 2014 by in News

MAKING THE RIGHT DECISION – Boyd Police Chief Greg Arrington shakes the hand of a sixth grader at the D.A.R.E. graduation Friday at Boyd Middle School. About 100 students were recognized for their completion of the program. Messenger photo by Jimmy Alford. Close to 100 Boyd Middle School sixth graders graduated from the district’s first […]

3-time world champ Rick Wilkin still racing cars after nearly 50 years

Posted on November 19, 2014 by in News

For the past 23 years, Wilkin has been racing a 1991 Chevy Camero painted like a sheriff’s cruiser. It also has DARE (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) logos on it. Not only does he race the car, but he also uses it to teach kids about the dangers of drugs. Photo: Rick Wilkin is pictured outside […]

Cavazos’ dream comes true

Posted on November 18, 2014 by in Hometown, News, Texas

Stephanie Cavazos in front of her patrol car. From Alice Echo-News Journal. A dream inspired at the age of 10 through the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program became a reality on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at the San Diego City Council meeting. Stephanie Cavazos, a resident of Alice, is the only woman officer for the City of […]