| May 1, 2011
The Chicken Chronicles
(The New Press: 208 pp.,$21.95)
You pick up the book and you enter the slow, dazy world of the writer and her chickens. You put the book down to get something to eat and the spell is loosened. You think, "Chickens?...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 4:00 PM
“I just like deal with it, pretty much. It's part of life.”
Testicular cancer has become a big part of Elvis Lopez's life, but this amazing 15-year-old is handling it with an inner strength and quiet calmness.
“Thursday was his...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 3:19 PM
Surely you've seen the bumper stickers, visited the website or, perhaps, worn the T-shirt.
"Save the ta-tas" is a brilliant campaign for breast cancer awareness.
So it doesn't take a perfect MCAT score to grasp the aim of Zac Allen's website....
| Sep 4, 2011
| 2:56 PM
VANDALIA - Smoke at the Rainbow Farm Campground, 59896 Pemberton Road, on Aug. 31, 2001, signaled not just a fire but the start of a siege unlike any in Cass County history.
Derrik DeCraene, a campground employee and friend of property owner Grover...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:29 PM
COSTA MESA — What's your preference: handlebar or Fu Manchu? Pencil thin or thick like Tom Selleck's?
Come November, one or more of these facial hair styles might slowly emerge onto the once clean-shaven mugs of your local policymakers.
As part of...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Running cross country is hard.
Running cross country at Miguel Lozano's level is much harder.
"He has the chance to be best that's come through here in 30 years," his coach, Chris Kowalewski said.
“I usually start my day running, and then I...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Cancer has had a big impact on my family over the years.
It has taken many close to me, and caused others sickness and suffering. Just the word "cancer" is enough to cause feelings of anger and sadness within me. I long for a cure for this disease, to...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 6:48 PM
The first of November means the beginning of Movember, every guy's great excuse strut a moustache.
The concept is simple. Mo-bros begin November 1st clean shaven. Then for 30 days, they grow their "mo" and raise awareness and funds for prostate and...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 5:22 PM
Canadian doctors were startled to see an unsettling face in the ultrasound of a testicular tumor, according to the Toronto Star.
"It was very ghoulish, like a man screaming in pain. His mouth was open and it looked like one eye was gouged out," Dr....
| Jul 28, 2011
PIX11 is helping to raise awareness about a common form of cancer that generally affects men ages 15 to 35.
Back in 2003, our very own PIX11 Sports Anchor Sean Kimerling lost his battle with testicular cancer at the age of 37. Since his death, his family...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 12:47 PM
"It is a wound that never heals, like a hole in your heart," said Noah Kimerling of the pain he still feels after losing his son Sean to testicular cancer 8 years ago.
Sean Kimerling worked as PIX 11's Sports Anchor for six years before he died in 2003...