| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Robbins and Blue Island stand to benefit from a program designed to improve education and health care while also creating more financially stable households in communities where there is need.
The two Southland towns recently were selected to receive...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 12:19 PM
Jaselyn Putman saw “things that need to be done” in the community where she works, she said, and she decided to make a difference.
Promoted earlier this year to manager at Clair Beauty Mart in Glenwood, Putman, 29, saw an opportunity for...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:00 PM
For Naperville resident Carrie Buddingh, the moment to shine has already arrived at the age of just 33. Buddingh was selected one of 15 local executives honored at the 17th annual Influential Women In Business Awards event early in November at NIU...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Have you met ALICE?
He's the cashier at your favorite clothing store. She's the waitress who served you lunch. They're the nursing assistants who care for your aging parents. It's the voice on the other end of the line when you call the office. You...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Molly Shattuck, the former Ravens cheerleader who was married to onetime Constellation Energy CEO Mayo A. Shattuck III, was arrested Wednesday and charged with third-degree rape and unlawful sexual contact with a 15-year-old boy, Delaware State Police...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:01 PM
Nearly half of all households in Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties struggle to cover the basics of food, shelter, medical care and transportation — putting them one missed paycheck or one unexpected bill away from financial free fall, new...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:17 AM
Sanofi Pasteur's United Way contribution sets company record
Sanofi Pasteur recently announced the highest fundraising total in the history of the company's United Way annual campaign which will be given to the United Way of Monroe County.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 7:32 PM
Twenty-fifteen was launched with style on the Orange Coast. Hostess Elizabeth An and husband Gordon Clune welcomed some 300 guests in sparkling New Year's Eve attire to a very special party at AnQi, South Coast Plaza.
Nicolas Feuillatte Brut Champagne...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:54 AM
When our local United Way's president, David Lewis, asked my wife and me to be the 2014 Campaign co-chairs, we didn't hesitate to say yes. Kim and I have always supported the mission of United Way — to improve the lives and conditions of all.
| Dec 30, 2014
| 4:20 AM
BASF increased its employee contributions to the United Way campaign by 10 percent over last year.
Sixteen United Way agencies will receive a portion of the $23,585 raised by BASF to support community programs in Suffolk, Franklin, Smithfield and the...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 8:05 AM
E. Ann McGee, Seminole State College, was appointed chair, and David Fuller, SunTrust Bank Central Florida, was appointed vice chair of the Heart of Florida United Way Orlando board of directors. Sean DeMartino, Balfour Beatty Construction, joined the...