| Nov 13, 2013
| 11:29 AM
As relief efforts continue in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, organizations in this country are collecting donations from those who want to help.
UNICEF, the United Nations’ World Food Program and the National Alliance for...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 10:04 PM
After a Sunday sermon tailored for the occasion, members of the congregation at Filipino Christian Church in Westlake gave each other hugs and whispered the question they weren't sure they wanted the answer to: "Have you heard from your family yet?"...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:01 PM
The magnitude of the catastrophe wrought by Typhoon Haiyan on the central Philippines Friday began to emerge over the weekend in the grisly images of buildings reduced to matchsticks and bodies lying in the streets. The Philippines were still reeling from...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 2:33 PM
The American Red Cross has activated family tracing services for area residents hoping to make contact with loved ones missing in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.
Orange County residents can initiate tracking cases by calling the Red Cross' local chapter...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 7:20 AM
The following Red Cross blood drives are scheduled in the area:
11 a.m.-4:45 p.m. today, Friday, Sept. 20, Harbor Light Christian School, 8333 Clayton Road, Harbor Springs
Noon-5:45 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, American Red Cross, 2350 Mitchell Park Drive,...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:00 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan — Abdul Wali Fadaei is proud of his family history.
His father died when he drove an explosives-laden car into the capital's upscale Hotel Inter-Continental in 2011, a brazen attack that killed 18 people, including seven...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:07 PM
A tower at Sinai Hospital will be named after Roslyn and Leonard Stoler, philanthropists and owners of a chain of car dealerships, who recently gave the hospital a $3 million gift.
The newly named Roslyn & Leonard Stoler Tower is located in the main...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:47 AM
The students at St. Joan of Arc School participated in a Career Day on Tuesday, Oct. 1. Students had the opportunity to see and hear about more than 20 career opportunities. Each guest presented to small groups of children and brought displays...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
A jury found Baltimore police instructor William S. Kern guilty Thursday of reckless endangerment for shooting and critically wounding a recruit during a training exercise at the Rosewood Center in Owings Mills.
Jurors found the veteran officer not...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Red Cross blood drives scheduled in area communities in the coming weeks include:
8 a.m.-3:45 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, Community Health Education Center on Connable in Petoskey
8:30 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, Boyne City High School
11 a.m.-4:45 p....
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:17 AM
BEIRUT -- Three kidnapped International Committee of the Red Cross staff members and a volunteer from the Syrian Arab Red Crescent were released Monday, a day after they were seized in northern Syria, ICRC officials said.
Three other Red Cross workers...