| Mar 12, 2010
| 7:50 AM
SANTA ANA -- A Santa Ana man may be a possible bone marrow donor for a 10-year-old girl with leukemia, but now he's being told he's too overweight to donate.
Andrew Sharver, 25, registered to become a donor in 2006. He finally got the good news last...
| Mar 19, 2010
Allie Mac Kay was live in Santa Anita with a preview of this weekend's Racing for Hope.
Hats provided by Louise Green Millinery. Louise Green creates romantic custom and couture ladies hats as well as women's contemporary hats, wedding hats, hats for...
| May 20, 2010
Small white bags flickering with light lined the inside curve of the track, guiding the procession of people around its dark loop.
The wail of a lone bagpipe player mingled with the sounds of two teens calling out name after name over a loudspeaker....
| May 20, 2010
| 8:22 AM
Little Sophia Lopez is just 6-months-old and she is facing a life-threatening blood disease.
Family members of the suffering Bronx infant are urging potential bone marrow donors to come forward.
State Senator Jeff Klein joined with DKMS Americas, the...
| May 22, 2010
My annual ode to the springtime beauty of the Verdugo Hills is late this year, but the generous winter and early spring rains have created a continuing profusion of wildflowers.
Even this late, the early blooming pink storksbill, gorgeous deep purple...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 10:00 PM
TODAY AND SATURDAY
Thrift Shop Sale
The Assistance League of Laguna Beach holds its semi-annual garage sale at the Turnabout Thrift Shop, 526 Glenneyre St., Laguna Beach. Items include women's and men's clothing, baby items, books, household items,...
| Jun 8, 2010
A new therapy mounts a double-barreled attack on leukemia, targeting not just the cancer cells but also the environment in which those cells live and grow, University of Florida researchers report.
Like striking an enemy camp directly as well as...
| Feb 2, 2010
LOS ANGELES -- A blood drive is being held Tuesday in the desperate search for a bone marrow donor that could save a 6-year-old cancer-stricken boy's life.
Eduardo Morales-Pena, of Lincoln Heights, is battling a rare form of leukemia, and his condition...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 9:15 AM
SAN DIEGO - The family of a 3-year-old San Diego boy with leukemia is hoping to find a bone marrow donor Sunday in an effort to save his life.
Areli Bahena realized something was wrong with her son Marcos when she saw repeated bruising on his body. She...
| Apr 17, 2011
| 11:49 AM
Ask Odiney Brown about her little girl, Shannon Tavarez, and in a heartbeat, she'll tell you she had a spirit as strong and as fierce as "Nala," the lioness cub Shannon played in the Broadway mega-hit, "The Lion King." Her spirit was more than willing,...
| Nov 3, 2010
Young actress in 'Lion King'
Shannon Tavarez, an 11-year-old girl who starred on Broadway in "The Lion King" and whose battle with leukemia won the hearts of many, died Monday at Cohen Children's Medical Center in New Hyde Park, N.Y. She...