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  • April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

    The Division of Violence Prevention at Centers for Disease Control works to better understand the problem of child abuse and...

    • Apr 19, 2017 01:07 pm
  • Out of my Mind

    Once a mom, always a mom.
    That’s what they say. And that’s what my grandmother always told me. When she had...

    • Apr 12, 2017 12:38 pm
  • Let's grow acceptance

    Let's grow acceptance

    Nearly a quarter century ago, the Autism Society launched a nationwide effort to promote autism awareness, inclusion and...

    • Apr 5, 2017 01:21 pm
  • Water not as clean as DEP says

    The DEP released another study trying to say our water is cleaner, when really it is not. They are using cherry picked data from...

    • Mar 16, 2017 09:48 am
  • Out of My Mind by Debbie Carini

    Flying has become so ubiquitous, we do it in our sweatpants. We carry on sandwiches like we’re 10 years old and headed on...

    • Mar 8, 2017 12:59 pm
  • Bills to block logging on public lands

    Senator Lesniak has introduced legislation to modify the Highlands Act to protect public lands from logging. Another piece of...

    • Mar 7, 2017 12:54 pm
  • Everyone benefits from helping those struggling with addiction

    Our community, like the rest of our state and country, is in the midst of an opioid use epidemic. In 2016, the Sussex County area...

    • Mar 3, 2017 01:08 pm
  • Why local news reporting matters

    Why local news reporting matters

    Call us old-fashioned.
    We believe in the inherent goodness of people.
    We believe in conducting our business honestly,...

    • Mar 1, 2017 12:43 pm
  • My Sentiments, Exactly

    This weekend is the freak-out.
    Next Tuesday is Valentine’s Day. Do you have a gift? A card?
    Barely did stores get...

    • Feb 8, 2017 12:44 pm
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    Debbie Carini
    Out of My Mind
    Column #165
    Jan. 13, 2017
    Cat in a Box
    If you were a cat, and had the choice...

    • Jan 11, 2017 01:07 pm
  • ‘One day this nation will rise up’

    ‘One day this nation will rise up’

    Editor’s note: Martin Luther King Jr. Day will be observed on Monday, Jan. 16. As it has for many years now, it seems...

    • Jan 11, 2017 01:07 pm
  • Out of My Mind By Debbie Carini Picture perfect holidays

    Visit any website on which you can order holiday photo cards, and you’ll find the most picture-perfect families awash in...

    • Dec 7, 2016 01:10 pm
  • New Jersey's response must match the scale of the opiate epidemic

    New Jersey's response must match the scale of the opiate epidemic

    As the costs in ruined lives, avoidable deaths and tax dollars of the opiate epidemic continue to mount, New Jersey’s...

    • Nov 30, 2016 12:47 pm
  • Out of My Mind

    Out of My Mind

    Every year, when Thanksgiving rolls around, my mind – and my column – turn to thoughts of what to be thankful for.

    • Nov 9, 2016 01:05 pm


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