| 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.
| 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 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...
| Sep 7, 2014
Sometimes the biggest challenge with cancer treatment is getting there. The American Cancer Society works to overcome this barrier through its "Road to Recovery" program that uses volunteer drivers to transport cancer patients.
"It relieves them and...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:15 AM
The Lake County Adopt-a-Lake program is seeking photos of a named Lake County body of water for its 2015 Adopt-a-Lake calendar.
A panel of volunteers will rate the shots and pick the semifinalists; and then the public can vote online for their...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:49 AM
| Jun 8, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Julie Elkins cried only twice during her 11-year battle with breast cancer.
The first time was while walking out of a clinic with the words, "You have cancer" ringing in her ears. The second was when her husband shaved her head. The Costa Mesa...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Hundreds of local residents spent Saturday night at Goucher College for the Relay for Life of North Baltimore County.
"It's a full community event, so (we had) everything from high-school teams to people of all ages," American Cancer Society Community...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Keller Williams agents gave time to charitable events in May. First, a team of 15 entered Relay for Life and contributed $1,000 to the total amount raised.
Each May, Keller Williams associates take a day off nationwide to give back to their communities....
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Michael J. Ryan was born on July 30, 1964, in Queens, New York. He was raised
in upstate New York before moving to Broward County in 1977. Mike attended Broward
County public schools. After graduation from high school, Mike attended The George...