OCA Concerned About Reports of Forced Sexual Activities in Schools

The Office of the Children’s Advocate (OCA) is concerned about media reports and anecdotal incidents of sexual activity within schools. This sexual activity not only spans heterosexual engagements, but homosexual encounters as well. The OCA is raising particular concern about this growing social problem among the nation’s children, in light of a Gleaner news article published on Friday, March 9, 2012. The [PR.com]

Posted by on 14 September 2014 | 2:00 am

15 Georgia Seniors to be Tabbed for 2015 Colored Rocks Honor

15 Georgia Seniors have a chance to win a piece of the fourth annual Colored Rocks Prize in a competition launched this week by the Colored Rocks Foundation. Applications are accepted until midnight, December 6, 2014 at www.coloredrocks.org. [PR.com]

Posted by on 13 September 2014 | 2:00 am

Indie Children's Author Releases Title Just in Time for Fall Pumpkin Patch Craze

Children's author Shana Gorian releases new title, R"osco The Rascal Visits The Pumpkin Patch," targeting children ages 6-8. The autumn-flavored book comes out in tandem with the the season for booming pumpkin patch business. [PR.com]

Posted by on 12 September 2014 | 1:29 pm

Bishop Donald M. Hilliard Lead Pastor, Cathedral International, Perth Amboy, NJ Faith, Freedom and Ferguson

Bishop Hilliard of The Cathedral International in Perth Amboy, NJ comments on the controversial situation taking place in Ferguson, MO of an unarmed Black teenager that was summarily slain by a white police officer in the middle of the street, in broad daylight, just a few blocks from his home. While the narrative has been all over the map as to what transpired leading up to Mike Brown's death, the sad reality is that a [PR.com]

Posted by on 11 September 2014 | 1:19 pm

"Throw Like a Girl" Turns a Sexist Slam Into a Business Grand Slam

Throw Like a Girl! launched 3 weeks ago with the goal to turn change an attitude about girl athletic abilities into a positive one. Throwlikeagirl.com offers trendy, sporty, quality apparel & accessories and promotes team sports. [PR.com]

Posted by on 10 September 2014 | 4:11 pm

Safety Center's Youth-Led Teen Safe Driving Campaigns Receive an Allstate Foundation Grant in California

High School Students Are Empowered to Lead Positive Teen Safe Driving Campaigns [PR.com]

Posted by on 10 September 2014 | 12:29 pm

New Jersey High School Girl Scout Makes a Big Impact for 2014 International Literacy Day

Pre-kindergarten children in New Brunswick’s The Tiny Tot Spot will soon know that Hunterdon Central Regional High School student Kai Dennis sees them as special when they receive their backpacks filled with school supplies. Kai Dennis decided to partner with the Global Literacy Project, Inc. (GLP) to provide the basics for the entire newly entering class. [PR.com]

Posted by on 9 September 2014 | 7:47 am

"Make a Difference" by Supporting the Shriners Hospital for Children in Galveston, Texas

Donate to the Shriner's Hospital for Children Galveston at any Amazing Spaces Storage Center Location [PR.com]

Posted by on 9 September 2014 | 2:00 am

New American Media Distribution Wire Release: Suicidal Man's Life Saved by Words of a Stranger - Suicide Prevention Without Drugs or Doctors

When a popular movie star like Robin Williams kills himself, many people suffering from self-destructive thoughts, lose ground in their fight for life. [PR.com]

Posted by on 8 September 2014 | 5:06 pm

Aleks Bugarski, Musician Gives Back

Aleks Bugarski musician gives back to Corona, CA community by teaching kids to play guitar. [PR.com]

Posted by on 5 September 2014 | 2:00 am

New Research Says Music Fights Symptoms of Disabilities

Children Increased Grade Point Average, Stopped Violent Behavior, and Improved Self Esteem [PR.com]

Posted by on 4 September 2014 | 4:08 pm

KSDP Free Recording Studio, Free Music and Hugs Instead of Alcohol and Drugs: New Kickstarter Project

KSDP 830 AM, a small Public Radio Station off the coast of Alaska, has just launched its project “KSDP 830 AM Free Recording Studio” a crowd funding web site. Manager Austin Roof and Development Director Lauretta MacBeth want to be able to offer their young people alternative opportunities to alcohol and drugs by raising $25,000.00 through Kickstarter.com. They want to create a recording studio that will be free to the [PR.com]

Posted by on 4 September 2014 | 2:02 pm

Hanshi Stephen F Kaufman Releases First Children's Book

Grandmaster martial artist Hanshi Stephen Kaufman releases first children's book, "Cherry Blossoms for Children - Life Lessons to Grow By." [PR.com]

Posted by on 2 September 2014 | 2:00 am

Couple Launches #1 Ranked Video Podcast in iTunes

The Family Matters First Podcast is now the #1 rated video podcast in the new and noteworthy section of iTunes. [PR.com]

Posted by on 1 September 2014 | 2:00 am

AAPC Publishing Releases New Book That Helps Support Children’s Social and Emotional Competence

AAPC Publishing and author, Elizabeth A. Sautter, MA CCC-SLP, are pleased to announce the release of their new book, "Make Social Learning Stick!: How to Guide and Nurture Social Competence Through Everyday Routines and Activities." "Make Social Learning Stick!" is a user-friendly guide written for parents, caregivers, teachers, and therapists who want to support children’s social and emotional competence. [PR.com]

Posted by on 29 August 2014 | 2:00 am

Emergency Messaging and Notification System

When running a Day Care or Pre-school, having effective communication with parents is critical. When communicating with parents you need to be able to contact all of them at once, you need to know that they got the message, and it needs to get to them quickly. Incoming messages need to be able to be received by multiple people. Text Messaging by TXTingPros solves that problem. You can send out messages to 1000 numbers in [PR.com]

Posted by on 29 August 2014 | 2:00 am

Giving Diapers, Giving Hope Names New Executive Director

Giving Diapers, Giving Hope names Kim Rosas as Executive Director and Maria Moser as Director of Operations. GDGH is a not-for-profit cloth diaper lending service that has helped over 600 families since 2011. [PR.com]

Posted by on 28 August 2014 | 2:00 am

Health Briefs Segment Focuses on Skin Cancer Prevention

The rise in sun-related melanoma cases continue for both men and women. The compelling program offers skin cancer prevention information for viewers. [PR.com]

Posted by on 24 August 2014 | 2:00 am

Voto Latino Statement on Police Shooting of Michael Brown

This tragedy reminds us of the need for our communities to make their voices heard. [PR.com]

Posted by on 22 August 2014 | 11:45 am

Colin Fletcher Announces the Release of His First Book Examining the Issue of Race, "I Am Not African American"

Colin is proud to offer his debut work which represents his personal journey towards understanding his own identity, "I am not African American" is already available on Amazon.com and Kindle and will be hitting bookstores everywhere very soon. "I am not African American" is an informative explanation outlining the plight of black Americans throughout the history of the United States. It focuses on how [PR.com]

Posted by on 15 August 2014 | 5:49 am

4 Stars 21 Yr Old CEO's "The Success Initiative"

"In many ways, I was captivated by the thoughts of defining who I really am as an individual and what I will do going forward to make a difference in the world...The main factor that I took away from this book is that dreams are achievable." -Readers' Favorite Official Reviewer, Michael Beas [PR.com]

Posted by on 13 August 2014 | 11:29 am

Robert Renteria, Chicago Community, Counter Violence with a Walk for Peace

Women's Federation for World Peace, Crime Stoppers, Rainbow Push Coalition, NAACP, Cease Fire, Rotary of Chicago, PTA of Illinois, Chicago Public Schools among groups participating. [PR.com]

Posted by on 8 August 2014 | 2:00 am

21 Yr Old CEO Composer Empowers Ygen & Composer John Williams Inspiration

From New England to Florida and across the USA 21-Yr-Old business guru, award-winning novelist, international charity founder, lyricist & composer, RJ Tolson, leads by example for millennials and cites legendary composer, conductor & pianist John Williams as inspiration. [PR.com]

Posted by on 7 August 2014 | 10:30 am

Drug-Free South Spreads Message in East Nashville

Saturday, August 2, was a beautiful, warm day to be in the community. In East Nashville, Drug-Free South participated in a Community Day to spread the Truth About Drugs. [PR.com]

Posted by on 7 August 2014 | 2:00 am

"Rainbow and Friends Love One Another" New Book Launched

Word of mouth is spreading...Nicolette's book just launched and is available now nationwide on Amazon.com, Barnes and Nobles, etc. With several successful book signings in San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, Arroyo Grande and Grover Beach, books are selling quickly. Animal lovers and children especially are loving this adorable cat getting along with chickens book. [PR.com]

Posted by on 5 August 2014 | 7:57 am