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Rally to Stop Heroin Saturday in Devou Park

Across the country on Saturday groups will rally to raise awareness to the growing heroin epidemic. STOP (Stop the Overdose Pandemic) Heroin will be represented in Greater Cincinnati with a rally Saturday morning at the band shell in Devou Park from 10:00AM to 1:00PM. Speakers will discuss being in recovery, fighting against heroin, and how to deal with losing family or friends to heroin. Addiction to the drug has been blamed recently for a spike in crime in Covington involving prostitution and copper thefts specifically. 
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Further coverage from the Cincinnati Enquirer:
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Rally to Stop Heroin
Heroin Hiding in Plain Sight
Heroin, the Great Equalizer

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THE RALLY AGAINST THE WAR ON HEROIN WAS WONDERFUL SATURDAY AT DEVOU PARK-THE ONLY PROBLEM I HAD WAS THE OPENING OF A METHODONE CLINIC IN COVINGTON-I AM NOT FOR THE METHODONE CENTERS BECAUSE SAME AS SUBOXONE PROGRAM-METHODONE IS JUST ANOTHER SUBSTITUTE AS WELL AS SUBOXONE-THESE DRUGS ARE TRADED ON STREETS FOR HEROIN-EDUCATING-AWARENESS AND AFFORDABLE INPATENT PROGRAMS AND A COMMUNITY STANDING UNITED TO HELP SAVE OUR KIDS - FRIENDS-AND ALL THOSE WE DONT KNOW FROM DEATH=IT IS THE ONLY WAY!!!!!!!!!!!!! I AM SO GRATEFUL TO ALL WHO SHOWED UP AT THE RALLY-I WILL BE THERE ALWAYS AND SO WILL THE REST OF MY FAMILY AS THIS DRUG HAS AND STILL IS A HORRIBLE PROBLEM WE ARE DIRECTLY CONNECTED WITH-THANK-YOU EVERYONE-LETS KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE!