| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:31 PM
LA CAÑADA — Through the years, the crosstown rivalry between the La Cañada High and Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy girls' volleyball teams has resulted in some healthy competition.
On Saturday, the Spartans and Tologs played a nonleague match with...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:42 PM
How could anybody be mad about pink? That's the question I first asked myself when I heard of the debate within the breast cancer community over whether the ribbon might be doing more harm than good. (Read Saturday's column if you haven't already)
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:42 PM
The reformer exercise machines at Janice Cronkhite's Toluca Lake Pilates studio sometimes serve a higher purpose.
In 2008, Cronkhite threw some tables on the low machines and displayed a few donated items for a homegrown silent auction. She'd only...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Welcome to October, the official Breast Cancer Awareness Month — and the unofficial breast cancer marketing month.
Pink is the new green, and we’ve seen what happens to that. Green-brag has found its way everywhere. The name for a...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Jane Pang has given her time, money and abounding energy to the fight against breast cancer. She's also shared the most personal and precious gift of all — a piece of herself.
Earlier this year, Pang flew from Orange County, Calif., to...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Allan Knight-Rubenstein, Daytona Beach Father Lopez’s girls volleyball coach, completed a four-day bike ride for charity on Wednesday.
An avid biker, Knight-Rubenstein rode solo from Cocoa Beach to Clearwater Beach and back, encompassing close...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 4:16 AM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana University researchers exploring possible new treatments for breast cancer have received nearly $1.2 million from a breast cancer charity to advance their work.
The funding from Susan G. Komen is part of $4.5 million in...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The recent reversal by the Susan G. Komen foundation of its decision to no longer fund grants to Planned Parenthood has, rightly, been hailed by many as a victory for the galvanizing power of the Internet. This comes not long after similar instances of...
| May 27, 2013
| 10:58 PM
As a neurological disease robbed Barbara Brenner of her voice, the fiercely outspoken activist still managed to be heard.
She corralled technology, speaking through a text-to-voice application on her iPad and blogging about the concerns —...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:51 AM
SOUTH BEND - It was a simple question that changed Jim Myers' life.
Eighteen months ago, the South Bend resident took a friend -- a breast cancer survivor with multiple sclerosis -- in for a CAT scan. While she was having the procedure, he stepped on...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Susan G. Komen Foundation's Race for the Cure is coming up here in Wichita on September 28th. It's the foundation's largest annual fundraiser and helps to educate men and women statewide about breast cancer and the importance of early detection. If I've...