Our Hearts Remember

December 9, 2018

PARKLAND, FL  — Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Allen Hurns, an alumnus of Miami Carol City High School in Florida, has chosen to honor the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting victims as the NFL season closes out. Hurns wore cleats with all 17 victims’ names written on the side of the shoes, and ...

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  HOLMDEL, NJ — Funeral arrangements have been announced for the Caneiro family — Keith and Jennifer, and their children, Jesse and Sophia — who died on November 20 at their Colts Neck home. A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, December 2 from noon to 3 p.m., followed by a funeral ...

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LAVALLETTE, NJ — A New Jersey State Police helicopter flew overhead and U.S. Coast Guard boats were visible in nearby offshore waters as hundreds celebrated the grand opening of a playground recently built in Lavallette Beach in memory of Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin. The tribute comes a ...

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LAVALLETTE, NJ — Firefighters from across the state are helping to keep a Livingston teen’s name alive through a memorial playground currently being built in Lavallette — the Jersey Shore town where Brendan Tevlin spent every summer of his 19 years. After members of the New Jersey Firefighters’ ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Growing up in Jersey City, Michael Carr has many memories of the World Trade Center, minutes across the Hudson River in lower Manhattan. “On the weekends, we would take the PATH to the World Trade Center and spend the day riding the elevators to the top floor. It was so beautiful to ...

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BELMAR, NJ — In Belmar, you can buy a bench on the boardwalk or a brick in the patio around the iconic Doughboy statue to remember a loved one. Now the borough wants to branch out into memorializing trees and benches in its public parks. The borough council has taken the first step to establish ...

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Final Vote Nears to Rename Portion of I-195 in Honor of Trooper Marc Castellano HOWELL, NJ — As thousands of police officers converge in Washington, D.C., for this weekend’s Police Unity Tour to pay tribute to officers killed in the line of duty, a group of New Jersey State Troopers made a ...

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PARKLAND, FL— Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students have put together a public service announcement to raise funds for the victims' families. More than $7 million has been raised through the Broward Education Foundation's GoFundMe campaign, Stoneman Douglas Victims' Fund, to benefit of victims' ...

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PARKLAND, FL — While Lake Como Borough Councilwoman Virginia Kropac is spending time in Florida, she made her way to Parkland this past Saturday to participate in the “March for Our Lives” rally. Kropac was among the estimated 20,000 people who came from near and far to the town where 17 people ...

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PARKLAND, FL — Thousands of Parkland residents and friends from near and far marched on Saturday in Parkland to call for action regarding gun violence in the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy. Prior to the march on March 24, Parkland Mayor Christine Hunschofsky said, "Whether you are ...

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WASHINGTON, DC — Hundreds of thousands of people gathered in Washington, D.C., Saturday morning to protest gun violence and demand change. The "March for our Lives" protest in the nation's capital on March 24 included more than 1,000 residents from Parkland, among them Marjory Stoneman Douglas ...

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PARKLAND, FL — Gov. Rick Scott requested armed law enforcement personnel be posted to secure "every point of entry" at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in a letter to Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel and Superintendent Robert Runcie.  "Following the loss of seventeen innocent lives at ...

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PARKLAND, FL — For Andrew Pollack, the loss of his daughter Meadow Pollack in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas tragedy has spurred him to focus his energies on improving school safety and build a playground to honor his daughter. "I had a vision of, instead of going to the cemetery, I wanted to do ...

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PARKLAND, FL  — The LOVEMSD T-shirt fundraiser has now raised more than $200,000.  LOVEMSD, a project of the PTAs and PTOs of Parkland, Florida's public schools, helps the victims' families, first responders and Stoneman Douglas High School Memorial Fund, with all profits being donated to these ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — On Sunday night at Temple B'nai Abraham in Livingston, five survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shared their hearts and minds, telling a standing-room-only crowd of more than 2,000 that it is time to end gun violence now.  The rally for common sense gun ...

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