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National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week
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Deputies: Ontario man sexually abused 15-year-old girl in December
Ontario, N. Y. (WHAM) - An Ontario man was arrested Sunday after deputies in Wayne County said he sexually abused a teen girl. Wayne County Sheriff's deputies said David Morse, 38, had forced sexual contact with a 15-year-old girl at his home on Macintosh Road, which is located in Orchard Grove Village Park, a mobile home area. Morse allegedly abused the girl back in December. Morse was charged with first-degree sex abuse, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child.
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Take an Anonymous Alcohol Screening
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I Am the Black Woman Who Interrupted the Netroots Presidential Town Hall, and This Is Why
Black organizers claimed our rightful place at the front of the progressive movement.
7 Tips to Get Kids Started Doing Social Justice Projects
“Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.” – HELEN KELLER The first time I realized the power of involving kids in social justice projects was when one of my sons was just four. The two of us had [&hellip