"Missing" contains the full story of the events leading up to Pat's tragic disappearance on 2/13/01 from her Bogota, New Jersey home. The video includes interviews with Pat's husband Jim, Jim's sister, Donna, Pat's best friend, Toinette Markowitz and Bogota Detective James Sepp. In addition, it contains numerous live video footage and still photos of Pat and her beautiful family. It is well worth the time to download.
Press Conference - On March 12, 2002, NJ Congressman Steve Rothman attended a Press Conference held in front of the Viola's Bogota, NJ residence to support the Viola and Marri families efforts to find Patricia Viola. The following three news clips capture the context of the Press Conference.
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Jim Viola appeared on the Take 10 show with Jennifer Madden and spoke about the latest developments in the search for his wife, Patricia Viola, and how other organizations like CUE Center for Missing Persons have helped.
March 31, 2004 - Patricia was one of 30 cases featured on a tour across America, "On The Road To Remember" which commenced March 18, 2004 & organized by CUE Center For Missing Persons, a tremendous non-profit organization. The trip was a tribute to Leah Roberts, missing since 3/9/2000, but all the cases, including Patricia's, were detailed out in media guides and press releases. Over 50 Media stops were made along the way to publicize all of the missing loved ones and generate some clues. Over 22 states were visited covering over 5000 miles and many families have new hope in finding their loved ones.
December 2004 - ProjectJason.org has added Patricia to their "Adopt a Missing Person Program." The program encourages people to "adopt" Patricia (or other Missing Persons); at which time the adopter will be mailed buttons and a bio on Patricia (or other Missing Persons) enabling them to become more familiar with Patricia (or other Missing Persons) and to talk up her (their) disappearance.
December 16-31, 2004 - ProjectJason.org has added Patricia to their "18 Wheel Angel Program." For this two week period, 12/16/2004-12/31/2004, all the 18 Wheel Angels across the country will download and print out Patricia's 18WA poster. They will take them on their cross country travels and post as many as possible. Anyone can become an 18 Wheel Angel.
December 17, 2004 - Jim Viola's place of employment, Honeywell, assists the family by posting information about the "Adopt a Missing Person" and the "18 Wheel Angel" Programs on their news site. Read full story...........
Patricia was featured for just over 1 minute with several other missing adults and children on the Jan. 7, 2006 Missing show, telecast on WCBS2 in the NYC Metro area. Thank you.
Be sure to check their web site, www.usamissing.com for upcoming shows. Please contact your local stations and ask them to add Missing to their programming if it is not carried. Also in many areas, the shows airs in the middle of the night. Please request better air times.
Bogota Bulletin coverage CUE Center's "On The Road To Remember" Missing Persons Tour 2010 Rally for Patricia Viola. Article also appeared in the local community papers in Ridgefield Park, Little Ferry and Cliffside Park. It is scheduled for Hackensack next week and is pending publication in Teaneck, Northern Valley and Pascack Valley.
By Staff Writer Darius Amos and Staff Photographer Roy Caratozzolo (PDF) 8/27/10