| Jul 3, 2013
| 12:39 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A legal action that could have scuttled San Diego's annual beach bacchanal called Over-the-Line has been withdrawn, attorneys on opposing sides announced Wednesday.
A group called FreePB.org had alleged a boosterish attitude by city...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 1:05 PM
The tall, lanky patient enters the room bent over and shuffling like a man twice his age. He climbs on a gurney and lies back, head throbbing. Then Carlton Haywood pulls out a bottle of Tums, relief-in-waiting for the nausea he fears will come.
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:28 PM
The 18th annual Gift of Hope Gala benefiting the Muscular Dystrophy Assn. unfolded June 8 at the Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach. Some 400 donors filled the elegant ballroom for the black-tie affair emceed by the beautiful blond media personality Jamie...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:15 AM
Roanoke Firefighters and other emergency workers will square off in an eating challenge for a good cause Wednesday.
It's the 3rd annual Burger Battle at Smokey Bones benefiting the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Firefighters will challenge the EMS...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:25 PM
In recent years, the Muscular Dystrophy Assn.'s annual telethon has undergone dramatic transformations from its early days as a live Labor Day weekend broadcast spanning almost two days with an endless parade of stars, pleas for charity and the anything-...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Colleen Gulick was extremely busy last weekend, not that she's any stranger to being busy. The 22-year-old from Spring City, Chester County, has been riding at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown practically since she learned to pedal a...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Shane Burcaw wants to be on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." So the 20-year-old Moravian College student who has been in a wheelchair all his life has set off a "twitter bomb" today asking supporters to tweet Ellen DeGeneres requests to......
| May 5, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The adolescent national goodwill ambassador for the Muscular Dystrophy Association is just 12, but he instinctively read the reasoning behind getting Joan Jett to perform for the 26th annual Ride for Life celebration sponsored by Harley-Davidson on...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:32 PM
When Jim Jefferies answers the phone at the agreed-upon time (between a network publicist and myself), just about the first thing he says is that he forgot he was doing an interview today. Not an unusual occurrence in my line of work. Busy people,...
| May 20, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Here's a man who is as Bob Dylan would say: "Busy living." Shane Burcaw a 20-year-old blogging sensation who is living a with a rare form of muscular dystrophy has blossomed since his story first ran on the front of The Morning Call's 2011 Christmas Eve...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Guns and Hoses is an annual charity hockey game that benefits the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Guns and Hoses will celebrate 10 years on Friday, January 4th.
No tickets are needed just a $5 dollar donation.
The game will also have a crowd dance...