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Heroin: What's The Answer?
What is the answer to the heroin problem in New Jersey and right here at the Jersey Shore? Is it prevention, recovery or jail ? What do you think is the answer? Everyone has their own opinion... what is yours?
Are we tough enough on those who sell heroin?
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Hometown Heroin
Last night members of the Community, Law Enforcement and Townsquare Media came together to discuss the epidemic of heroin here in Ocean County. "Hometown Heroin" took place Monday Night at the Jay & Linda Grunin Center For The Arts at Ocean County College in Toms River ...T…
Jersey Shore Heroin Epidemic
Do we have a heroin epidemic in Ocean and Monmouth Counties? According to the latest figures from Washington over 33,000 people died nationally (2015) due to heroin related deaths ... a staggering number. Local Congressman Tom MacArthur (NJ 3rd District) is part of a Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, an…
Narcan In Your Schools?
Ocean County is the first county in New Jersey to extend Narcan availability and training to school nurses as a matter of policy. So how do you feel about the heroin overdose antidote being used in your school?
Some feel the heroin epidemic has become so bad in Ocean County that it's necessary becaus…
Narcan In Your Schools?
Ocean County is the first county in New Jersey to extend Narcan availability and training to school nurses as a matter of policy. So how do you feel about the heroin overdose antidote being used in your school?
Some feel the heroin epidemic has become so bad in Ocean County that it's necessary becaus…
Gambling Revenue: A Bad Bet for NJ?
New Jersey lawmakers often turn to gambling as a revenue stream to fund much needed state projects.  But in today's world of shuttered casinos and slouching profits, is that really our best bet?
 
Addiction counselor Arnie Wexler says no - and he says he sees only one outcome when the g…

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