(L-R) Jon Bon Jovi, Brian Williams, Jon Stewart and Bruce Springsteen (Photo by Kevin Mazur/NBCUniversal/Getty Images)
(CBS NEWS) – The star power involved in superstorm Sandy relief efforts continues to grow as devastated areas start the rebuilding process.
Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi are among the New Jersey natives joining a special fund created in the wake of Sandy, which hit the U.S. East Coast last month.
The musicians will serve on the advisory board of the Hurricane Sandy...Read Full Story
Stephanie Bongiovi was arrested on Thursday for various drug possession charges as she laid in a hospital bed, while being treated for a heroin overdose. Stephanie’s friend, Ian, who called for an ambulance after Stephanie lost consciousness from the overdose in a college dorm room at Hamilton College, will also get off without facing criminal charges.
The law that has saved both of their asses is called the Good Samaritan law and it was only passed last year. The law protects people from...Read Full Story
Aside from his great music and handsome looks, one thing I like about Jon Bon Jovi is his cool and open attitude even about the serious things in his life. Take for example the issue about his daughter, Stephanie Bongiovi’s drug overdose. He did not hide it but was rather candid in answering questions about it during a recent interview with the Associated Press.
Jon said that he was completely shocked by her drug overdose. He did not have any idea that she was on drugs because she’s always...Read Full Story
Jon Bon Jovi’s daughter Stephanie R. Bongiovi who is 19 has been arrested in connection with a heroin overdose at Hamilton College in New Jersey. Stephanie was found unresponsive in her Dunham Dormitory room when police and ambulance personnel were called at 1:51 a.m., police said. Police said they were called to the room on a possible drug overdose.
When officers arrived, a small quantity of heroin was found in the room, police said.
Bongiovi was charged with seventh-degree criminal...Read Full Story
I feel sorry for Jon Bon Jovi and his wife. They must be devastated after being informed that their only daughter, Stephanie Bongiovi, overdosed on heroin early Wednesday. The 19-year-old college student is lucky because help was called in time and she was rushed to the hospital for the necessary medication.
But despite what she’s been through, Stephanie is not free from legal responsibility. In fact, she was arrested by the police as she convalesced in the hospital. She’s now facing charges...Read Full Story