Category Archives: October 2010

Girls and Drugs

The latest findings on drug use in the United States from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) show that marijuana is the most widely used illicit drug by girls. And research trends indicate that girls are catching up with, and even surpassing, boys with regard to illicit drug and alcohol use. More […] Read the Rest…

Florida Firefighters Charities donates $500 to the Reality Check Foundation to help at-risk kids in Palm Bay

October 27, 2010 – Palm Bay, Florida – Palm Bay Firefighters local 2446 IAFF President David Ginsburg along with Candidate for Palm Bay City Council Seat 4 Ben Kiszkiel presented the Reality Check Foundation a $500 donation to go towards helping kids in the neighborhood.  Florida Professional Firefighters and Florida Firefighters Charities get donations from […] Read the Rest…

Congressman Bill Posey Presents Community Champion Award

  Rockledge, Florida October 12, 2010 – The Reality Check Foundation Community Champion Award was presented this morning to Thomas Reed at City Council Chambers in the City of Rockledge.  Mr. Reed is a 37 year old foreman in the Sanitation Division of the Rockledge Public Works Department.  He was nominated for the Reality Check […] Read the Rest…

Gangs vs. Bullying

As parents, you may be hearing more and more about bullying among teens, and in some cases, cyber-bullying.  So what is the difference between someone who is in a gang versus someone who is just a bully? For one thing, bullying does not necessarily mean gang involvement, however, it can often lead to gang affiliations. […] Read the Rest…