Consumer Reports: Arsenic and Lead Are in Your Children’s Fruit Juice

Source: Consumer Reports Consumer Reports (CR) tested 45 popular fruit juices sold across the counter, including apple, grape, pear, and fruit blends, and found elevated levels of the heavy metals — lead, mercury, and inorganic arsenic in almost half of them, including juices marketed for children. More than 80 percent of parents of children age […]

New Jersey’s Roman Catholic Dioceses Name More Than 180 Sexually Abusive Priests

Source: Time.com New Jersey’s five Roman Catholic dioceses listed more than 180 priests Wednesday who have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors over a span of several decades. The lists released Wednesday identified priests and deacons who served in the dioceses of Camden, Trenton, Metuchen and Paterson and the archdiocese of Newark. Many on […]

Rumson Students Fundraise for African Medical Mission; Third Annual Hoboken Wellness Crawl

Sources: Monmouth Journal; HobokenGirl.com Students in the Grade 6 Integrated Language Arts class at the Holy Cross School in Rumson learn rigorous grammar, creative writing, critical thinking, and the joy of reading thought-provoking novels. But students gain more than these important language and reading skills: they gain a world view, an understanding of life outside […]