| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:03 AM
190 Broward County Public Schools are expected to participate in this year's “Harvest Drive,” a yearlong project that culminates in a charitable event taking place every Thanksgiving. The drive is a resource for families in crisis, providing...
| Nov 14, 2014
Sunday, Nov. 16
High-flying The Golden Dragon Acrobats perform at 4 p.m. at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Performance introduces audience to the ancient art of Chinese acrobatics, a long-running tradition that began...
| Oct 22, 2014
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| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:01 PM
"Thank you for your service," was the natural conversation starter at the Bethlehem Rotary Club's second annual "Tastes and Tunes" benefit held Oct. 5 at historic Hotel Bethlehem.
Each veteran's name tag was decorated with a star, which made identifying...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 2:25 PM
A piece of city land that had two neighborhoods at odds over how to use it is now the focus of a new proposal: A Rotary International Peace Park.
The city-owned site next to Boca Raton's Fire Station No. 7 was designated for a "civic use" in...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:19 PM
John Claerhout, a former Boy Scouts of America executive known for his finesse at fundraising and his promotion of scouting programs for thousands of inner-city Los Angeles teenagers, has died in a Northridge hospital. He was 85.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 3:55 PM
WASHINGTON – The World Health Organization declared Southeast Asia polio-free Thursday, marking a global health milestone for India, where the disease accounted for nearly half of all worldwide cases just five years ago.
The announcement comes...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:38 PM
I have written about my brother LeRoy periodically over the years in my Daily Pilot column. I am sorry to say he passed away at the age of 79 on March 12 from complications of polio, which he contracted in 1952.
LeRoy graduated from St. Louis Park...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Hoag Hospital and the Alzheimer's Family Services Center are sponsoring a spirituality conference on "Navigating the Journey of Caregiving" on March 28.
The day begins with registration and a hot breakfast from 7:15 to 7:45 a.m., with the program...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:31 PM
For many service clubs, including Rotary, Lions and Exchange, July 1 brings a change in club leadership. For Kiwanis clubs, that happens Sept. 1.
Last Thursday, more than 90 people, including current and past Rotarians, their spouses, members of the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:06 AM
The Mathews Rotary Club is hosting the third annual Beer, Bands, and Brats by the Bay June 21 from 3-8 p.m. Proceeds from the event will go toward the efforts of Rotary International and the Bill and Malinda Gates Foundation to eradicate polio by 2018....