| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Lifelong Laurel residents Wayne and Nancy (formerly Feick) Becraft celebrated 50 years of marriage on Aug. 1, 2014, at an intimate family gathering with their son Jeff, daughter-in-law Suzette, grandkids Spencer, Grace and Evan; and their son Mark,...
| Aug 24, 2014
•Philadelphia, city murals, Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, Reading Terminal Market, Sept. 18. $72. Downton Abbey Costume Exhibit, Winterthur Museum, Oct. 15. $65. "Crazy for You," Dutch Apple Theatre, lunch, Oct. 16. $95....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Most Laguna Beach residents have a lukewarm, like-hate relationship with Main Beach.
On the one hand, we recommend it to tourists (then stay away). On the other hand, if we have to go — perhaps to meet out-of-towners — we treat it like a...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:38 AM
The South Windsor-Rockville Relay for Life held a successful 20th annual event at South Windsor High School on June 6 and 7.
Hundreds of participants turned out to support cancer research at the fun and educational 21-hour event that featured...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Walking all night is not a difficult task when you've faced the much greater battle of fighting cancer.
For cancer survivors, it was a joy to see the support-- and worn shoe leather—of other people who also want to conquer cancer. More than 500...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:00 AM
This week's news seems mostly all about winners. Everybody wants to be a winner and it's nice when everyone can win. Sometimes struggling to compete makes you a winner even without a trophy or ribbon. Congratulations to all who struggle in the race of...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:38 PM
After losing her mother to colon cancer about four years ago, Golboo Davari needed to do something thing to help her cope with the loss and find a way to help others with the disease.
Rather than simply donate money to the American Cancer Society, she...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Cancer survivors and their loved ones and supporters took part in the 24-hour Relay for Life event Saturday. Participants did laps around Huntington Beach Central Park to raise money for the American Cancer Society and awareness of the disease.
| May 19, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Q: My church group and I are making spaghetti sauce for a fundraising dinner, for 200 people, for our local Relay for Life. We are making the sauce in the church kitchen because it gives us an opportunity for fellowship. The recipe instructions say to...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:34 AM
The satire issue of “T: The New York Times Style Magazine” came out this week, and it includes a piece on the “forgotten literary genius” of J.P. Donleavy, a timely reminder of the cozy relationship between Ireland and America,...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Just because we look up into the night and can't see the stars doesn't mean they're not there.
I thought this as my eyes drifted into the sky, past the stage lights at Johnny Carson Park. Those stars were up there somewhere, but a cloud hid them from...