| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:51 AM
Kamala T. Green has been an account representative in primary care systems with the American Cancer Society for nine months. It’s a newly created position that came as a result of reorganization in 2013.
What does your job entail?
| Dec 14, 2014
Looking out the kitchen window of his latest project, the Colonial Capital Bed & Breakfast on Richmond Road, David Everett can see the house where his mother grew up.
He wanted to buy that house, but it wasn't available. So he and his wife, Kathryn...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 8:37 AM
An eight-week brain fitness class to help people with memory concerns will be offered at Waterman Village, 500 Waterman Ave., Mount Dora.
Participants will learn how to improve brain function, work on attention and memory, brain nutrition, work with...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:16 AM
Gayl Ayres Trent was called home to be with our Lord Friday evening. She passed away peacefully with her daughter Teri, son-in-law Douglas, niece Kathy and her loyal canine companion "Charlie" by her side.
Gayl was born on June 15, 1928 to Marie and...
| Sep 17, 2014
Thirty-nine nonprofits, from Boca's ballet company and arts festival to the food kitchen and animal shelter, asked the city for $694,000 in grants for the upcoming year, many upping their requests by thousands of dollars, which isn't unusual.
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
I was phoned the other night in middle of dinner by an earnest young man named Spencer, who said he was doing a survey.
Rather than hang up, I agreed to answer his questions. He asked me if I knew a soda tax would be on the ballot in Berkeley, Calif. in...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:58 AM
This November, Florida voters will decide the fate of Amendment 2, which would allow marijuana to be recommended for medical purposes. If passed, this amendment would be enshrined in the state's constitution, and essentially, Florida could not turn back....
| Sep 25, 2014
| 1:12 PM
The American Cancer Society recently had an organizing event to fire up volunteers in advance of the annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk.
The event, staged at the Seminole Hard Rock's Bongos Cuban Cafe in Hollywood, featured presentations...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Pink may not sound like a particularly masculine color, but in October, a lot of police officers in Leesburg plan to be wearing just that.
Their goal isn’t to make a statement about fashion, though. The Leesburg Police Department wants to raise...
| Oct 5, 2014
St. Francis Breast Health Talks
Dr. Kim Caprio, M.D., of the Saint Francis Enfield Access Center, will talk about recent advances for breast cancer screening and treatment options, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Enfield center, 7 Elm St. Register at www....
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:00 PM
The Fontainebleau Miami Beach resort gets Breast Cancer Awareness Month going as only it can, with a splashy Tuesday night Bleau Goes Pink bash to turn the striking facade of the iconic hotel pink.
Resort president and COO Philip Goldfarb and Susan G....