| Dec 2, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Name: Jessie Arenson
Hometown: Deerfield, IL
Name of organization: American Cancer Society, Relay for Life
What role does the organization serve in the community?
The organization works with local businesses, cancer survivors,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Consolidated High School District 230 has been recognized for its unparalleled Relay For Life fundraising efforts, which have pulled in about $3 million in 17 years to fight cancer, according to a Sandburg High teacher.
The Orland Park-based district'...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 12:01 PM
AVON — A student from Avon Middle School and another one from Avon High School have been recognized by a regional education group.
The Farmington Valley Superintendents' Association gave out its annual student recognition awards at a ceremony on...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 11:49 AM
WEST HARTFORD — Students at Northwest Catholic High School have so far raised $750 for prostate cancer research by participating in "No Shave November."
No Shave November is a campaign that supports the American Cancer Society. Men are urged not...
| Nov 17, 2013
If all goes as planned for Vice Mayor Lisa Aronson, this time next year she'll have a new title – Broward Commissioner.
Aronson, who has been on the Coconut Creek Commission since May 2008, recently announced her candidacy for a spot on the Broward...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Two Orange County physical education teachers have been named among the best in their profession by their peers. Both have been selected as teachers of the year for their respective grade levels by the Florida Alliance for Health, Physical Education,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:22 AM
From well-known brands like Pampered Chef to the neighborhood mom who designs little girls’ hairbows, there is no better place to find homegrown businesses than a local craft fair.
And the Peninsula is the place to shop. There are dozens of shows...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:58 PM
It's called "Beauty, Body & Bubbles."
Oh yeah, I was tempted to add “Boca” to the title of this cosmetics and fashion event just for the alliteration (see previous blog post).
It’s easy to get giddily carried away when we’re...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Jett Williams, the daughter of Hank Williams Sr., will join Jim Ed Brown and Helen Cornelius Friday nightNov. 1 at the Greeno Building in Redfield. Williams, 60, is the product of a relationship between Williams and Bobbie Jett. Also performing will be...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 11:17 PM
Coogle's five goals help Towson to 9-6 victory over U.S. national team
Host Towson used strong performances from senior Rhiannon Coogle and junior goalkeeper Kelsea Donnelly to defeat the U.S. national women's team, 9-6, in a...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:42 PM
The thought of cancer may bring doom and gloom for many people, but for Richard McDaniel, 67, and Gaspard “Frenchie” Sossoyan, 84, it’s important to also inject laughter and warmth.
McDaniel and Sossoyan are members of a breast...