| Jan 28, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Ten Central Florida patients, including 24-year-old Brent Snyder, are breathing easier today thanks to lung transplants they received at Florida Hospital Orlando. The hospital’s new lung transplant program debuted six months ago, and completes the...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 1:04 PM
1. Dancing to find a cure
Bowl for the Cure Benefit Dance, will be Saturday, March 17, at Next Dimensions, 132 Old National Pike, south of Funkstown. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; dinner at 7:30 p.m., dancing follows. Dance benefits Susan G. Komen for...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Otis Smith stood outside the Magic's lockeroom 90 minutes before Sunday's game, wearing a motorcycle-themed T-shirt, ballcap and jeans.
A fan approached him, shook his hand and remarked that it looked like he had just hopped off his Harley. A suit and...
| May 14, 2012
You may not recognize two-and-a-half year old Rylee Thomas and for good reason.
These days she's healthier, happier and heavier than she was in February.
She was four years too young to take Kalydeco-- the first FDA approved drug to treat the cause of...
| May 10, 2012
| 8:18 AM
As you watch Kurtis Mainland run around the playground with his classmates at Petoskey’s Lincoln Elementary, the 7-year-old is pure energy.
He laughs. He runs. And he is as active as they come.
But at home, his life is a bit different compared...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 2:44 PM
Local sportsmen and women will gather Nov. 9 at Actors Hill in Keedysville for Shoot for a Cure to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Event Chairwoman Linda Gossweiler has been raising funds for cystic fibrosis for almost 20 years and is excited...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 6:14 PM
The York County Harley Davidson Owner's Association Toy Run is this weekend.
On Saturday, a huge group of bikers will take a motorcycle ride from Sam's Club in York to Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital to deliver toys.
Shoppers descended on the...
| May 18, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Jamie Purchase doesn't take her birthdays for granted. At 29, she's beating the odds in her fight with cystic fibrosis.
"Every birthday is really special to me," Purhase told FOX 17 News. "I celebrate them with a lot of gusto, because I've made it...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:32 AM
Thursday, May 24
The Rotary Club of Charlevoix meets 7:30 a.m. every Thursday at the Flap Jack Family Restaurant, 102 W. Carpenter, Charlevoix. For more information, call (231) 547-0360.
Petoskey Duplicate Bridge Club meets 12:30 p.m....
| Jun 13, 2012
| 3:18 PM
The Surfers Hall of Fame has announced its 2012 class of inductees who will be honored in a ceremony in front of Huntington Surf & Sport on Main Street on Aug. 3, during the weeklongU.S. Openof Surfing.
Rabbit Kekai, Dane Reynolds and Andy Verdone will...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 12:04 PM
Brenda Fox is a busy woman. A store manager at CVS, a mother of two and a fundraiser.
For the past four years, Brenda has worked to raise awareness and money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
“I want people to know about cystic fibrosis. There...