| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:52 AM
A Stafford charity is asking for help after water damaged the majority of holiday donations it had collected this year.
"We lost about 90 percent of what we had," said Betty Martorelli, who heads the annual Santa's Toy Box collection.
| Nov 15, 2014
| 4:55 PM
The Daily Press-Ferguson Holiday Fund is marking its 86th year of giving to the region's neediest, and the second year of charitable collaboration with Ferguson Enterprises. The fund is accepting donations for this year until Jan. 31.
"What is unique...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:15 PM
An international philanthropic foundation has donated $5 million to help transform the historic Parkway Theater into a multipurpose film center, it was announced Monday.
The gift from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, which has offices in New York, Athens...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:28 PM
MANCHESTER — The opening of a new center for entrepreneurs at MCC on Main is the highlight of Imagine Main Street's First Thursday event.
The dedication of the Viscogliosi Entrepreneurship Center is set for Thursday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The event...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
I was just in Auckland, New Zealand, after a few very pleasant days in Australia, which is just coming out of a pleasant winter and heading into an even more pleasant spring. Did I mention it's very pleasant there?
It's impossible not to remark on the...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 3:31 PM
One summer afternoon, the couple got a call saying that their teenage daughter had been sexually assaulted while jogging on a public trail.
When they got to the hospital, they could see their daughter as she was being examined but couldn't yet touch...
| Nov 9, 2014
Coral Springs will henceforth allow big-box stores to organize outdoor sales events twice a year.
At a recent City Commission meeting, officials unanimously approved amending the Land Development Code to allow large-scale retail stores, which have a...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 2:18 PM
The Israel Cancer Research Fund launched a Florida chapter earlier this year.
The ICRF is a charitable organization in North America solely devoted to supporting cancer research in Israel. It has provided more than 2,000 grants totaling almost $50...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:09 AM
With dimmed lights and an array of gauzy pink and white curtains, the stage was set for two of America's most legendary singers. It seemed like something straight out of the 1950's. Dozens of people filled the seats at the Hilton Garden Inn in Windsor....
| Nov 11, 2014
| 9:08 AM
A Coral Springs market and three national restaurant chains are making charitable giving easy. Check out what they’re doing.
Doris Italian Market and Bakery: The Coral Springs location of this South Florida-based chain will kick off the...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:05 AM
The Association of Fundraising Professionals' Palm Beach County Chapter recently announced the honorees who will be recognized for their philanthropic service at the 2014 “National Philanthropy Day” luncheon Nov. 14 at the Cohen Pavilion at...