| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Runners may now register for the 7th annual Rotary Club of Farmington 5K Road Race to be held on Sunday, Sept. 28 in conjunction with the Unionville Festival. Online registration is available at http://www.RotaryRoadRace.org, along with the course map and...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:17 PM
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Strike Out Hunger, a Rotary International program, the Bethlehem Rotary Club raised enough money to take 132 children, teenagers, young adults and veterans to a Philadelphia Phillies game on August 6.
| 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...
| 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....
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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 28, 2014
Wednesday, April 2
Flower society The Annapolis Horticulture Society meets at 7 p.m. at St. Anne's Parish Hall, 199 Duke of Gloucester St. in Annapolis. Organic gardener Barbara Pleasant will speak on tips and techniques for growing organic vegetables,...
| 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...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Later this year, Mashdots College President Garbis Der Yeghiayan will take nearly 30 people to visit historic Western Armenia — which now lies within Turkey’s boarders — on a pilgrimage that leads Armenian descendents back to their...