| Jul 19, 2012
| 12:36 PM
Despite her physical limitations, Lori Hastings is doing what she can to "pay it forward" to children suffering from muscular, neurological and degenerative diseases.
Hastings was diagnosed herself with muscular dystrophy as a 12-year-old girl. Over...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Foothill Boulevard was swarming with firefighters Tuesday and Wednesday, many hollering and waving rubber boots at passing motorists.
There was no emergency. Los Angeles County firefighters were out to “fill the boot” for the Muscular...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:06 AM
Local Jiffy Lube Promotes Fundraising Program for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Jiffy Lube® is teaming up with the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) in the fight against neuromuscular diseases. The goal of Jiffy Lube is to raise $1 million...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Even by Manhattan standards, the sandwiches are outrageously expensive -- $500 for a turkey club.
At least proceeds from the Celebrity Club International, created by Real Housewife of New Jersey Teresa Giudice and author/Mafia daughter Victoria Gotti --...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 5:16 PM
ACLU Attorney Miriam Aukerman said she feels pretty good about comments made by a U.S. District Court judge after a federal hearing Thursday about the constitutionality of the state’s panhandling ban.
“The judge had obviously thought about...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 11:15 AM
When one thinks of the month of March they of the color green, shamrocks and the Muscular Dystrophy Association's Annual Shamrock's Against Dystrophy campaign. PHL17's Zachery Lashway recaps ACME's 2012 campaign.
| Aug 1, 2012
| 11:01 PM
Columbus at Norfolk, 7:15
Richmond at Harrisburg, 7
Peninsula Muscular Dystrophy Benefit tournament:
Minor (age 7-9) Division (at Phoebus C League field):
Games at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.
| Apr 16, 2012
| 10:54 PM
SAN DIEGO – 21- year old Rau Carranza try’s to delivers the Governor a message by staging a sit-it in his wheelchair in a state building in downtown San Diego.
The Chula Vista man is suffering from Muscular Dystrophy; he lives his life in a...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Actor Kevin Bacon brought his star power to a charity event Wednesday at the University of Maryland, College Park. But the cheers the actor received were not as loud as the hoots and hollers directed toward the six student groups competing for $5,000...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 4:09 PM
A former editor of mine sometimes referred to what he called a "Hey, Martha" story.
That was his term for a story with an offbeat or amusing twist. In other words, if an old couple were rocking on their front porch while the husband read the paper, he...
| May 4, 2012
| 6:31 PM
The Mini Marathon is enough of a challenge for most runners, especially when you factor in the heat forecasted for Saturday. But imagine running it in full SWAT and firefighting gear too!
That's exactly what several IMPD swat members and Bloomington Fire...