| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Lisa Boccard has lived with breast cancer long enough to make peace with it.
"We have an understanding, cancer and I," said Boccard, who was diagnosed with stage III breast cancer in 1991. "I am in bed for a few days when I have my chemo. Once that is...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Step into one of the 14 Panera Bread locations in Palm Beach County, and it may seem as if the popular eatery has been painted pink.
Stacks of large Pink Ribbon Coffee Mugs are neatly displayed along the register, and there are bakers baskets filled with...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
For two women, art is an integral part of life. From designing, to painting and creating, art is part of them – and, in their own ways, so is breast cancer.
Plantation resident Judy Polstra has had many breast cancer scares in the last few years,...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Exhibt: Stories to Share Part IV
North Regional Library, Coconut Creek
Guests are invited to stop by the library’s art gallery to view Susan Buzzi’s book of photographs and stories from breast cancer survivors. Call...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Three of the five appointees announced Thursday to the Board of Governors of the State University System have South Florida ties. All are prominent in the business community.
Gov. Rick Scott’s appointees include Harry “Wayne”...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Here's what hapepned on Ann Romney's visit Thursday to Fort Lauderdale.
Ann Romney toured the Chris Evert Children’s Hospital, read a Dr. Seuss book to a small group of young patients, and met with hospital employees, cancer survivors and...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Larry Day of Fort Lauderdale, husband of national Republican Party leader Sharon Day, died on Tuesday.
He'd been critically ill for some time and had been at Broward Health Medical Center, known to many as Broward General Medical Center.
While living in...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:33 PM
The man squirming in front of the “60 Minutes” cameras on Sunday night was familiar to those who follow politics and health care in Broward County.
Alan Levine, the former chief executive of the North Broward Hospital District – the...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 11:15 AM
There is 12-year-old Davaxha Trollinger's colorful exterior: hot pink threads woven through her hair and a tie-dye dress. And then there's the dark and grim reality of a growing brain tumor beneath that.
Davaxha was born with neurofibromatosis type 1, a...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, congresista de Florida y actual presidenta del Comité Nacional Demócrata, se reunió la mañana del jueves 12 de abril con unas 150 personas en Weston, para hablar sobre cómo la reforma de salud ayuda a la comunidad latina.
| Jan 4, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Acclaimed young adult and children's book author Walter Dean Myers will be the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, the Library of Congress announced Tuesday. Myers, 74, has won the Coretta Scott King Award five times, been honored with...