Five people were arrested during an Ocean County drug bust in which police seized 6,250 doses of heroin, more than $90,000 in cash, a MAC-10 machine gun, cocaine, prescription pills, marijuana and steroids.
- September 7, 2016
We’re proud to announce our partnership with JBJ Soul Kitchen’s new community hub in Toms River, The B.E.A.T. Center.
- September 1, 2016
Still grieving over his son’s death in 2007, John Ramaglia is pressing Lacey officials to deal more aggressively with the heroin problem in the township.
- August 31, 2016
Last week, first responders rushed to dozens of calls for people overdosing on heroin.
- August 30, 2016
America’s doctor just knocked on the doors of every US physician across the country. Virtually, at least.
- August 9, 2016
In their latest effort to raise awareness and advance policies to tackle the ongoing heroin and opioid addiction crisis plaguing New Jersey and the nation, U.S. Senators Bob Menendez and Cory Booker (both-D-N.J.) today hosted U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Under Secretary for Health David Shulkin for…
- August 9, 2016
After a months-long investigation Brick police have arrested two men and one woman in connection with a heroin distribution operation.
- July 27, 2016
HOPE Sheds Light had the honor of presenting Mary Kotzas and her son Mark with a Certificate of Appreciation on July 12th for their generous donation to HOPE Sheds Light and philanthropic efforts in our community.
- July 14, 2016
The Senate on Wednesday approved a bill to tackle the nation’s opioid crisis, sending to the president’s desk the most sweeping drug legislation in years in a rare instance of consensus in Congress.
- July 13, 2016
Ask your assembly person to support a new bill that would get drugs off the street and help those struggling from addiction receive inpatient treatment.
- July 11, 2016