If there's one thing that we here in Ocean County have learned to appreciate over the past two months, it's depending on the kindness of strangers. There are a couple of ways to return the favor and lend a hand to the residents of Newtown, CT.
Ever since the reports of the tragic school shooting in Newtown, CT started developing on Friday, there's been no shortage of political discussions. But I don't want to talk about gun control, I want to talk about a different topic.
I still remember the day of April 20th, 1999 clearly. I was working at WQUN-AM, Quinnipiac University's commercial radio station. The Associated Press Newswire started sending alerts of an "incident" at Columbine High School in a small town in Colorado.