| Oct 8, 2014
| 1:06 PM
More than 230 people recently gathered to raise almost $100,000 at the annual Taste of South Florida benefit for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
The event, staged at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, featured a five-course dinner from area...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Guests are invited to kick off the season with "Taste of South Florida," celebrating its 22nd year Sept. 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton in Fort Lauderdale, while benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is a leader...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:02 PM
The fall fundraising party season revs into high gear next weekend with a plethora of big shindigs that can cost big bucks to attend — all for a worthy cause, of course. From the Night of 100 Elvises to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Gala, tickets...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:25 AM
As some 425 guests arrived at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa, they entered the ballroom to find a handsome gold-covered and perfectly bound book at each table place setting.
The thickness of the publication suggested far more than a brochure...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:08 AM
Maryland senior offensive lineman Sal Conaboy was named to the 2014 Rimington Trophy Fall Watch List, the trophy committee announced Tuesday.
The Rimington Trophy was first awarded in 2000 and is presented annually to the top center in the NCAA Division...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: What are the chances of a person with cystic fibrosis passing the disease to their offspring?
A: Cystic fibrosis is inherited as a recessive disease. This means a person could be a carrier of a CF mutation and not be affected.
Everyone has two copies...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Part of Friday's annual Red-White spring game at Maryland will involve fundraising for Uplifting Athletes, a non-profit organization that matches college football teams that raise money for medical research of rare diseases.
The Terps are helping...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran serenaded a 15-year-old Irish fan just minutes before she died Tuesday of cystic fibrosis, according to British media reports.
"Rest in peace Triona, so heartbreaking x," "The A Team" singer tweeted after finding out the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Forget those Winter Olympians. Baltimore just welcomed home another kind of champion, one I can totally get behind: a winning cocktail.
Crowned the as the people's choice winner at Sunday's Ryes Up Against Cystic Fibrosis charitable gala, the Spiced...
| Jun 30, 2014
As kids, they shared best-friend necklaces, tears and laughter but time split them apart. Then, after 20 years, Nicole Burke moved back to Connecticut and drove past Liz Shuman, jogging down the street in Madison. "I'd just had two babies and was...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Peter R. Godbout, owner of Dad's Delivery LLC in Baltimore, died Friday of heart failure at his Caton Avenue home. He was 62.
Peter Robert Godbout was born in Washington and raised in Silver Spring. He was a 1969 graduate of Archbishop John Carroll...