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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Top National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Articles

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  • Oct. 27 Letters: Student debt, breast cancer, Fort Monroe

    At the recent senatorial candidate forum at CNU, Ed Gillespie addressed the problem of the amount of student loans outstanding today. He said he also favors the solution proposed by Sens. Mark Warner and Marco Rubio of allowing the graduates to...
  • Logan Layman's 'Won't Let it': A young woman's song about cancer

    Logan Layman's 'Won't Let it': A young woman's song about cancer
     In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, your humble Popcorn blogger spent some time this weekend with Logan Layman, the talented young songwriter from Williamsburg, about "Won't Let It," one of the songs that helped her take first place in...
  • A picture is worth a thousand words

    A picture is worth a thousand words
    Twenty photos outlined by white matting and black, rectangular frames hang on the walls of Helium Creative, a brand-development firm that sits on the corner of FATVillage in Fort Lauderdale. One a flight attendant, one a yogi and one the Vice Mayor of...
  • Best bets in and around the south suburbs, Oct. 23-29

    Best bets in and around the south suburbs, Oct. 23-29
    Event highlights for the weekend and beyond in and around the south suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit: triblocal.com/events. Boo Bash at Orland Square Mall...
  • Great Baltimore cocktails: The Hope Floats at Maryland Live Casino

    Great Baltimore cocktails: The Hope Floats at Maryland Live Casino
    Make the world a better place by drinking and gambling? Sign me up. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, in case you missed those bright pink cleats on Torrey Smith or the bubblegum-colored ribbons adorning any number of consumer products for sale....
  • Sally Field keynotes LSCRF Luncheon

    Sally Field keynotes LSCRF Luncheon
    The elegant ballroom of the Hilton Chicago was a sea of pink for the 29th annual Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation (LSCRF) luncheon on Oct. 14. More than 950 guests enjoyed a Q&A with Academy, Emmy and Golden Globe-Award winning actress Sally Field...
  • Retail Therapy: A birthday for Brewbakers

    Beer blast: Brewbakers, 7242 Heil Ave., Huntington Beach, will celebrate the first anniversary of its current ownership with a party from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, featuring live music and tastes of craft beers, sodas, pizza and pretzels. Information: http://...
  • Rhonda Swan: Breast cancer awareness? Better to talk prevention

    Rhonda Swan: Breast cancer awareness? Better to talk prevention
    Every time I've gone grocery shopping this month, a smiling cashier donned in a bright pink shirt has asked if I want to donate to breast cancer research. Each time my answer has been no. It's not that I don't care about the millions around the...
  • The Week in Pictures | October 6 – 12, 2014

     
    Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. We begin this week’s installment from West Africa, where a specialized Ebola inhumation team cleans a house in Sierra Leone. Ebola may only be present in a few African nations, but fears...
  • Kris Toomey: Taking steps in the fight against breast cancer

    Kris Toomey: Taking steps in the fight against breast cancer
    When was the last time you talked with your loved ones about your family's health history? These conversations are crucial to your health and can help guide you to take preventive measures that you might not otherwise think about. A family history of...
  • Coordinated Health offering free mammograms

    Each year in the Lehigh Valley, an estimated 435 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer, say officials at specialized hospital network Coordinated Health. In that light, and in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Coordinated Health will...