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Diane Schuler

The Worst Has Happened: Life After The Death Of My Children

Ladies' Home Journal | Posted 09.11.2011 | Women

It was so horrific it became national news: Two years ago my three little girls were killed when my sister-in-law drove the wrong way down a New York ...

Jamie Hicks Drunk Driving Charges: 12-Year-Old Daughter Calls 911 On Mom

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

SOUTHEAST, N.Y. — A woman has been arrested on drunken driving charges in upstate New York after her 12-year-old daughter called 911 while in th...

Diane Schuler Car Crash: Taconic Accident Still A Mystery On Anniversary

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MOUNT PLEASANT, N.Y. — The scar is almost gone from the highway where a suburban mother sped the wrong way for more than a mile with a minivan f...

Suit: Wrong-Way Taconic Crash Victims Suffered Terror, Pain

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Two victims of the wrong-way crash that killed eight people on a New York highway suffered terror and pain before they died...

Carmen Huertas, Drunk Driver, Pulled Daughter Out Of Car Crash While Another Girl Lay Dying On The Side Of The Road

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A mother accused of drunkenly causing a high-speed wreck managed to pull her own 11-year-old daughter from the mangled, overturned ca...

Lawyer: Taconic Wrong-Way Driver To Be Exhumed

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The body of a woman who killed herself and seven other people by driving a minivan the wrong way on a parkway and crashing ...

Tragic Dinuba Car Crash: As Bad As The Diane Schuler Accident

Ramon Resa, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ramon Resa, MD

Parents, always make sure your children wear their seat belts! Families, take accountability.

Sobering News: Drunk Driving Arrests Up 30% For Women

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON — The number of women arrested for drunken driving has jumped nearly 30 percent in the past decade, a dangerous trend that was all to...

Taconic Wrong-Way Crash: No Criminal Charges To Be Filed

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The only person who could have been charged in a wrong-way crash that killed eight people was the drunken and stoned woman ...

Diane Schuler's Death: A Downer For Moms Who Drink

TIME | Ada Calhoun Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009 | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

As recently as last month, drinking parents seemed to be all the rage. On the bookshelves: Stefanie Wilder-Taylor's Naptime Is the New Happy Hour, Rob...

It's Not Only the Alcoholic/Addicts Problem; 8 Reasons Why Families or Friends Don't Get Help, Don't Get Involved

Carole Bennett, MA | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carole Bennett, MA

To pretend this disease doesn't exist makes us as irresponsible as the alcoholic/addict. We can and are obligated do our part by using whatever means available to thwart the downward spiral.

Diane Schuler: Secret Alcoholic?

Deborah King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Deborah King

Alcoholism: I know it all -- the secret stashes, the coffee cup that no one questions, the pride when men would say, "Wow, you can drink me under the table." The only solution is abstinence.

Taconic Crash Victims' Family Cut Ties To Diane Schuler's Husband

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Blood is not thicker than alcohol. The father of three young girls who died in a horrific crash caused by his sister wanted nothing to do with the wo...

Bryan Schuler, 5-Year-Old Survivor Of Taconic Crash, Leaves Hospital

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A 5-year-old boy who survived a wrong-way crash that killed eight people, including his mother, sister and three cousins, h...

Learning from the Death of Eight: the Tradgedy of a "Perfect Mother"

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
SaraKay Smullens

Any of us can be pushed over the edge. For life is neither easy nor fair. But one way to hang on, and beat any demons, despite it all, is communication with those you love.

Another Wrong-Way Driver!

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York


Schuler Was OK At Restaurant Before Taconic Crash: Police

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — Police investigating a head-on highway crash that killed a suburban mother and seven other people said Friday she was fine a...

Diane Schuler's Demons

Stephanie Gertler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Gertler

My gut tells me that Diane Schuler was overwhelmed, sickened and ultimately strangled by demons so powerful they swallowed her, leaving her in madness..

NEW TWIST: Taconic Drunk Driver Was Diabetic, May Have Suffered Stroke, Says Lawyer

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — She couldn't have been drunk and stoned. Her husband had never seen her intoxicated before. And there were absolutely no mar...

A Sobering Development in Crash of Mother and Kids

Juli Charkes | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Juli Charkes

Rates of mothers driving while drunk with their offspring in the car have risen steadily in suburban areas like Westchester -- to the point where police say they made it a priority focus.

Bastardi Family To Sue In Taconic Car Crash [UPDATE]

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE 8/5, 4:33pm: The lawyer for the family of Michael and Guy Bastardi, two of the three victims in the car struck by Diane Schuler on the Taconic ...

Taconic Parkway Crash Victims Mourned On Long Island

New York Times | LISA FODERARO and LIZ ROBBINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The mourners arrived in dark suits, some carrying children they seemed to clutch with newfound urgency. About 1,000 people came to Our Lady of Victor...