| Jun 15, 2013
| 4:00 AM
More than 600 people signed up this year to take part in the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of Washington County, a fundraising event that began Friday afternoon and was scheduled to extend into the morning hours Saturday.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 2:55 PM
How much you weigh could put you at major risk of developing cancer.
In fact, doctors treat 100,000 cases every year, and those are only cancers linked to obesity.
Body weight can determine who gets cancer, how you treat it and how likely you are to...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Several Ripley Entertainment attractions, including the Odditorium on Orlando's International Drive, will mark World Sword Swallowers Day with activities on Feb. 23.
More than 20 sword swallowers will put on free shows. In Orlando, Chris Steele will be...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Sharon and John Gildee participated in their first Relay for Life of Washington County in 2008, the year after she was diagnosed with endometrial cancer, Sharon Gildee said Sunday.
Their team name for the fundraiser, which benefits American Cancer...
| May 27, 2013
| 1:41 PM
John Morgan already has the battle cry for his upcoming fight to change Florida's constitution to legalize medical marijuana.
"I'll take God's plant over Big Pharma's pills," Morgan says.
Morgan, a high-profile Orlando attorney whose firm employs...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"EATING! What a concept!" said the actress Holland Taylor to me way back when I first met her when we were both young.
Since then, the art of eating, dining, food, health and restaurants has become such big business that there are ongoing financial tomes...
| Apr 30, 2013
L.A. poet and playwright
Ben Pleasants, 72, a Los Angeles poet and playwright who also championed the work of Charles Bukowski and John Fante in literary critiques, died of a heart attack April 18 in Crescent City, his wife, Paula, said....
| May 1, 2013
| 5:04 AM
BOYNE CITY -- An effort to designate Boyne City-Charlevoix Road as the Jerry Matelski Memorial Highway is under way.
Matelski, a Boyne City resident who passed away in 2010 at age 57 of esophageal cancer, was instrumental in obtaining extensive...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:34 PM
ROBERT BERNARD BROGGER
Robert Bernard Brogger, best known as Bob, passed away at his Newport Beach home on Tuesday, April 9th at 11:51pm. He was diagnosed with Stage 4 Esophageal cancer in November of 2012 and fought well and hard throughout the...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 11:28 PM
CALEXICO — Cancer can be scary, but Calexico fought back in its annual Relay for Life event this weekend.
Calexico resident Lorena Moreno received the news that she had breast cancer on April 16, 2012.
The first thought that came to Lorena&...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Zion Evangelical Lutheran
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Meyersdale, the Rev. Frank E. Harpster III, lists the schedule.
Sunday: 8:30 a.m. Christian ed meeting, 9:15 a.m. Sunday school; 10:30 a.m. worship
Tuesday: 4:30-6 p.m. food pantry, 6:30 p.m....