| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:16 PM
The annual “Fill the Boot” fundraiser came to a close Friday evening in Anchorage.
Before starting their Labor Day weekend, commuters had a chance to fill a firefighter’s boot with cash or small change for a good cause. The money raised...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:46 PM
The Muscular Dystrophy Association asked city commissioners on Monday if they could fund raise on intersections, as part of the "Fill The Boot" campaign. As a result city manager Jason Gage is drafting a policy for the city to review by the end of the...
| 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...
| 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...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1 . ALABAMA It’s the biggest-selling country music band (and fifth-best selling country act) of all time, touring for the first time in nearly a decade to celebrate its 40th......
| Mar 11, 2013
| 11:57 AM
2013 Bike Week is slated for March 9-17. Be sure to check out the rest of the Florida bike rallies on our calendar page. For more bike event coverage, visit our Bike Week channel.
Below are the 2013 events. Check back for updated listings.
| 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...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Typical daily schedule for a member of the United States Congress:
•8:30 a.m. — National Wind Energy Association: to discuss wind production tax credit.
•10 a.m. — National Association of Manufacturers: to discuss accelerated...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:13 PM
The Roanoke Civic center is transforming into a playground for car lovers.
The annual Muscular Dystrophy Association car show is back in town.
The event started Friday night.
There are a couple dozen cars there, everything from old to new school....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 9:28 AM
The Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon is shifting to ABC this year. It will be the first time in the telethon's 48-year history that it has aired on one network.
Disney-owned ABC will air the "MDA Show of Strength Telethon" from 9 to 11 p.m....
| 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-...