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New Jersey Dad’s Heartbreaking Photo Reveals Son’s Loneliness in School

After reading his son's school project, this New Jersey dad was heartbroken to find out his autistic son doesn't have any friends. 

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Father Facing Child Abuse Charges After Leaving Children in Car

A New Jersey father leaves behind his two children in the car to get a gym membership. Now, he's facing child abuse charges.

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Mom’s Message to Her Kids: “I Am Not Your Friend” [VIDEO]

Watch this mom drop some knowledge while eating a carton of ice cream, because parenting isn't easy.

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Social Spring via SoJO 104.9 YouTube
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Making Friends at School Gets Easier With Social Spring’s App of the Week

This brand new app makes finding a seat in the school cafeteria a lot easier especially for shy or new students.

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Disturbing Video Shows NJ School Bus Attempting to Take on a Tractor Trailer

I don't even have a child and this video left my jaw dropped wide open. Watch as this New Jersey school bus attempts to take on a FedEx trailer on a busy roadway.

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N.J. Nonprofit Organization Attempting to Break Guinness World Record

This New Jersey nonprofit organization is banding together to beat the Guinness World Record while raising awareness for abused children.

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Kindergartner Misses His First Day Because He Was Left On School Bus

Every parent's nightmare is finding out their child didn't make it to their first day of school because he was left alone on a school bus for four hours.

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Hector Vazquez, InspirePhotos
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Always Travel With a ‘Companion’ Using Social Spring’s App of the Week

My app of the week allows you to reach out to friends and family when you've made it to your destination safe and sound.

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South Jersey’s Funniest Back-to-School Photos! [CONTEST]

It's back-to-school time in South Jersey, for better or worse. Not every kid's first day back (or first day ever) is a happy event. So get your camera ready! We want to see your funniest back-to-school photos for your chance to win a brand new Apple iPad!

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Police Award Kids Who Wear Their Helmets With Ice Cream

Police in Lower Township have partnered with Mister Softee to encourage children to wear a helmet whenever they ride their bikes.

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Naloxone Will Soon be Available in New Jersey High Schools

New Jersey lawmakers are planning to introduce legislation requiring high schools to carry naloxone, an antidote for heroin overdose.

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How This Photographer Paid Tribute to Fallen New Jersey State Trooper

This South Jersey photographer paid tribute to the fallen New Jersey State Trooper, Sean Cullen, in a very special way.

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