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  • Langley Federal Credit Union forms charitable foundation to help families

    Langley Federal Credit Union forms charitable foundation to help families
    Newport News-based Langley Federal Credit Union has formed the Langley for Families Foundation to establish focused charitable giving on family issues in the greater Hampton Roads area. The foundation will operate outside of the credit union’s...
  • 5 year-end retirement tips

    With just weeks to go before the end of the year, here are five potential money-making/money saving retirement moves to consider. 1. Fully fund employer-sponsored retirement plan contributions. Unlike IRA's, the deadline for funding 401 (k), 403 (b) or...
  • Garcetti, wife launch drive to replace seniors' gifts ruined in fire

    Garcetti, wife launch drive to replace seniors' gifts ruined in fire
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Wednesday that he and his wife would collect donations to replace hundreds of holiday presents for seniors destroyed Monday when an inferno swept a downtown construction site. Heat and smoke from the raging nighttime...
  • L.A. Philharmonic gets $20-million donation from GeoCities founder

    L.A. Philharmonic gets $20-million donation from GeoCities founder
    A prominent Los Angeles tech entrepreneur and former board president of the L.A. Philharmonic announced Wednesday that he will give $20 million to the orchestra, half of it going to endow the top leadership position now held by Deborah Borda. David...
  • Branching out to help those in need

    Branching out to help those in need
    Name: Suzy Broad Age: 50 Residence: Boca Raton Birthplace: Long Island, N.Y. Family: Husband, Brian Broad; children, Helen and Isaac Broad Career: Art director Organization: The Giving Tree of Temple Beth El is an all-volunteer organization...
  • West Hartford Groups Seeking Holiday Donations

    West Hartford Groups Seeking Holiday Donations
    WEST HARTFORD — Gift cards, warm clothing, and kosher food are some of the items needed by local organizations collecting holiday donations. The Bridge Family Center, which served more than 7,000 children and adults in their seven youth...
  • Meals on Wheels delivers food, friendship

    Meals on Wheels delivers food, friendship
    CHULUOTA — Pauline Brooks knows how to scrimp and save. A daughter of the Depression and a breast-cancer survivor, the 87-year-old Chuluota resident reminds visitors to turn off the lights and freezes food she doesn't eat. "I get by on what I...
  • A Few Homes Lit Up With Holiday Cheer

    A Few Homes Lit Up With Holiday Cheer
    Christmas lights put me in the Christmas spirit. Whether it's an elaborate display or a just a token string dangling off someone's lamp post, the sight makes me happy. There are plenty of professional holiday light tours around, including Holiday...
  • Holiday gifts with a charitable impulse

    Holiday gifts with a charitable impulse
    You can make a holiday gift even more meaningful by buying it from a company that does good. The obvious choices are donations to causes that you know the recipient is passionate about. (And, when giving gifts, it's best to focus on their passions,...
  • Community: Can Tree supports four charities

    Members of the Glendale Assn. of Realtors have been collecting prizes all year for the annual Can Tree charity event to be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Nov. 13 at the Brandview Ballroom, 109 E. Harvard St. Some of the prizes are Lakers tickets, giant TV...
  • New Britain Philanthropy Targets Early Education

    New Britain Philanthropy Targets Early Education
    NEW BRITAIN — Continuing its efforts to improve early childhood development in the city and three surrounding towns, the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has awarded $30,000 in grants to specialized programs. The money is part of more...