Category: Region News

Atlantic County Pops to perform annual HERO concert Friday

Written by Laura Stetser Thursday, April 10, 2014 02:27 pm “The love of music brings everyone together. It’s passing the musical experience from one generation to another.” EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP – The Atlantic County Pops Community Band will present its seventh annual HERO concert 7 p.m. Friday, April 11 in the Egg Harbor Township Community  … Read more

Students Recognized as Designated Driver HEROs

Written by ALYSSA GRAY COMICS EDITOR    Wednesday, March 12, 2014 University students won the Designated HERO award for their decision to be designated driver and practice responsible behavior regarding drinking and driving at the fifth annual Designated HERO of the Year awards ceremony on Friday, March 3. According to Susan Schaad, the Health Services  … Read more

Observe, Don’t Over Serve campaign targets drunken driving

By Mary Pavlu The Patriot Ledger FOXBORO — Norfolk County District Attorney Michael Morrissey wants servers in bars and restaurants to serve as the front line of defense against drunken driving. On Tuesday, he announced the launching of the Observe, Don’t Over Serve campaign, which is intended to combat drunken driving, especially during the holiday  … Read more

Randolph High School Students Donate $7500 to the HERO Campaign

RANDOLPH, NJ — Students at Randolph High School in Morris County recently raised $7500 for the John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers. Students raised the funds during the school’s Spirit Week, which was held Oct. 18 – 25. Students joined in a variety of activities during spirit week to raise funds for the  … Read more

Whitley County Signs Proclamation as HERO Campaign County

(Williamsburg, KY) On Tuesday August 13, 2013 Officer Steven Douglas with Kentucky State Police-Vehicle Enforcement joined Whitley County Judge Executive Pat White Jr. in signing a proclamation proclaiming Whitley County as a HERO Campaign County for designated drivers. The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign is a non profit organization whose mission is to prevent drunken  … Read more

“Hurley in the Morning,” Golf Open Donation

  William Elliott (center), Founder and Chairman of The John R. Elliott HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers, received a $5,000 grant from the 6th Annual “Hurley in the Morning,” Golf Open on June 21 at The Mays Landing Golf and Country Club.  The grant was presented by Harry Hurley (right) to Elliott and Gabe Staino,  … Read more