| Oct 3, 2009
On Saturday, a number of Houstonians with disabilities took on a new ability - scuba diving. At the Houston Scuba Academy Ana Calvo got her first lesson.
"It's something that I always wanted to do. I just didn't know what there was out there, to do...
| Nov 17, 2009
| 9:18 AM
The FOX40 2010 Great Toy Drive runs from Friday, November 26th with donations accepted through Friday, December 17.
FOX40 News is pleased once again to partner with the Shriners Hospital for Children and bring some hope to a child's holiday season. ...
| Jun 6, 2009
A three-year-old girl who was among dozens injured in a fatal day care fire in northern Mexico arrived Saturday at a regional pediatric burn hospital in Sacramento.
The girl has burns over 80 percent of her body and is expected to require months of...
| Jun 6, 2009
The president of Mexico has ordered an investigation into a fire at a day care center that killed 31-children. 25 other children and 5 employees were hospitalized after Friday's fire in Northern Mexico. The fire may have started at a nearby tire and car...
| Jun 7, 2009
A 3-year-old boy who was badly burned in a fire that killed dozens at a Mexican day care center was scheduled to undergo several hours of skin grafting surgery, a Sacramento pediatric hospital official said Sunday.
The boy was burned over about half...
| Jun 9, 2009
| 9:08 PM
A lot of folks have been asking how they can help the children burned in a daycare center in Hermosillo, Mexico. Some want to donate toys, others money. But an Orangevale woman said she is willing to donate the skin off her back, and then some.
| Aug 16, 2009
| 12:55 PM
Neighbors team up today to help fellow neighbors of the Chestnut Street community in York today.
Non-profit organization "Neighbors Helping Neighbors" held a car wash to benefit the community, such as handicapped individuals and senior citizens in the...
| Sep 8, 2009
Shut down by hurricane Ike and previously in danger of closing for good, Galveston's Shriners' Hospital may soon make a surprising comeback.
The hospital had been a valuable asset to our community providing free reconstruction and burn treatment to about...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 4:13 PM
Park Vista sophomore Katy Richardson loves playing the game of soccer.
The Cobras' starting goalkeeper, Katy lives for the thrill of competing in each match alongside her teammates.
So this past June when her doctors told her that there was a good...
| Feb 22, 2010
Firefighters are cleaning up after a fire at Shriners Hospital in Sacramento.
Officials say the fire started around 5 a.m. Monday in a pantry on the third floor.
The fire set off the hospital's sprinkler system, which quickly snuffed the flames, but...
| Feb 19, 2006
I am not a club guy.
Never had a clubhouse. Wasn't in the glee club, chess club or math club. Never joined a frat, lodge or brotherhood. No country club, no Rotary club, no Kiwanis club. I've never held a golf club and, to my knowledge, I have never...