| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Susan Starkey has more than 30 years of experience as a public servant, community activist and advocate for education, the environment and good government. A councilmember of the Town of Davie since 2001, Starkey currently serves as president of the...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 2:20 PM
United Way was named an "all-star" charity by Forbes magazine for the high percentage of its donations that go toward direct services.
The magazine ranked the U.S. charities that received the most in private donations according to financial efficiency....
| Jan 8, 2013
This was Chris Canetti's idea. This is Marcus Tracy's hometown.
The idea was to bring the beautiful game to a place where, for a day, ugliness knew no bounds. And while no game could ever undo the 26 senseless murders at Sandy Hook Elementary School...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 6:25 AM
The Quinnipiac men's soccer team will team up with Major League Soccer, the Houston Dynamo and the Connecticut Football Club for "Soccer Night in Newtown" on Monday, 4-8 p.m. at the Newtown Youth Academy Sports & Fitness Center.
The event, free to...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 6:00 AM
If your pockets run as deep as your love for the Corvette, you might want to find yourself in Scottsdale, Ariz. this weekend.
That’s where Barrett-Jackson will auction off the first production model of the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. This...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 9:49 AM
The $8.5 million collected in the Sandy Hook School Support Fund will be distributed by a foundation that will actively seek public input before distributing the donated money, officials announced a press conference Friday morning.
The foundation was...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:50 AM
The United Way of Palm Beach County has started the M2K Challenge to raise money to mentor 2,000 more children – doubling the number of kids its Mentor Center now helps.
The center oversees six mentoring programs as well as the Palm Beach County...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Offers of financial assistance to the families affected by the tragedy in Newtown has spurred the creation of several charity funds. Discount Power, Inc. is proud to partner with The United Way of Western Connecticut, administrators of the Sandy Hook...
| Dec 18, 2012
In the aftermath of last week's mass murder at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, it's natural for children all over Connecticut to be anxious and even frightened, not just about going to school but about life in general. Child guidance experts...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 1:36 PM
As if the tragedy itself wasn't horrible enough, now it seems some scum-sucking con artists are trying to make a little money off the murder of those Newtown school kids.
The Connecticut Better Business Bureau is warning people not to fall for phoney...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:43 PM
The thoughts and prayers of millions have supported Newtown since last Friday's Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings and the open hearts have been matched by open wallets and acts of kindness, great and small.
From cookies and coats to yoga classes...