The Princeton Review’s College Profiles Provide Access To School Statistics on Campus Security, Crime and Fire Safety

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Security on college campuses across the country is a great concern for both parents and students. From sexual assault to drug and substance abuse, The Princeton Review just announced the addition of links to Campus Safety Pages and Clery Act Reports for each of the 1,200 college profiles the company lists on its website.  This new […]

Touch&Know® Drug Test Kit Essential In Arsenal of Parenting Tools

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Besides death, a parent’s worst nightmare is to find out your child is involved with potential killers: drugs or alcohol. No amount of sugar-coating this topic will change the harsh reality that drugs and alcohol have permeated every level of society and practically affect every age group. Recently, some third-grade kids were caught smoking pot […]

Empty Nest. Full Heart. Quiet Mind.

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It’s here, and there is no turning back. The day our youngest of two children left for college, and I had to decorate our Christmas tree all by myself! I really thought this day would never come! Joking aside, it’s been about three months since we traveled to New York to drop her off at […]

NYU’s 2013 Hive Mind Film Festival Selects Bianca Valle’s Film “Luces”

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She’s barely half a freshman at New York University, and Bianca Valle (yes, my daughter) already has a film screening at a film festival. Valle is a student at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts Film and Television program, and submitted her short film, “Las luces que ilustran” or “Lights of Wisedom” for consideration. Her entry was selected for NYU’s […]

Let the Cyrus-VMA thing go away, already. Or, do something about it!

The conversation about Miley Cyrus’s raunchy VMA’s performance just won’t quit! Many blogs and major news sites are still reporting the backlash resulting from the unexpected low-level antics the 20 year-old pulled off on national cable television. She obviously did this with the consent of MTV network execs and her entourage, which by the way […]