| Jun 9, 2011
| 3:18 PM
Local firefighters are lining Foothill Boulevard at Memorial Park this week to collect donations for the L.A. County Fire Department’s annual “Fill the Boot” fundraising campaign for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
| Nov 30, 2011
| 4:17 PM
The Habit Burger Grill is holding "pre-opening" events at its new Aliso Viejo location Sunday and Monday, with proceeds benefiting three charities: Savannah's Organic Ranch, the Muscular Dystrophy Assn. and Share Our Strength.
From noon to 2 p.m. Sunday,...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 6:24 PM
Ever since Scott B. Crane was a boy, his greatest passion was food.
So when a rare form of muscular dystrophy confined him to a wheelchair and depleted his body to a frail 70 pounds, Mr. Crane knew "food therapy" would be the perfect prescription for his...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 8:48 PM
YORK — Caden Bowers is all boy. The 7-year-old runs, he rides his bike, he swims, he plays baseball and basketball.
"He has no limitations at all," said his mother, Beth Bowers, of York County.
But his mother worries one day all that will change....
| Apr 9, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Quinn McDowell didn't get to the Final Four the way he wanted – with his William and Mary teammates preparing for the national semifinals. It was, however, a nice consolation prize.
McDowell was in New Orleans during Final Four weekend as part of 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...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 10:56 PM
Newport Beach resident Mike Talbot, Universal Space Lines LLC president and chief executive, as a California State Military Reserve major received the California Medal of Merit presented by Col. Marc Breslow, Regional Support Command South commander....
| 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 --...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 9:53 PM
Big Garage Sale
The 28th annual Mesa Verde Community Garage Sale is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Costa Mesa. For information, go to http://www.MesaVerdeGarageSale.com.
The Orange County Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival is at the...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 6:24 PM
Polyglot Theatre's Muckheap brings family entertainment to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Samueli Theater. Shows are 1 and 3 p.m. Tickets start at $20. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
'Le Corsaire Suite'...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 7:25 PM
Twelve-year firefighter Grant Stephens, recently named Firefighter of the Year, said he just likes helping people.
“That may sound cliché, but it’s truly what we do,” said Stephens, 40. “It’s been a great short time,”...