| Sep 26, 2012
Telicia Gardner, of Chicago, plans to breast-feed her son, Josiah Neal, until he is a year old — for several reasons.
"It's healthier for the baby, cheaper than buying formula and it's helping me lose weight," said Gardner, who delivered on June...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 5:36 PM
More than 50 Pasadena children are building a dream on Colorado Boulevard this week.
Students are building a playhouse for Pasadena’s Ronald McDonald House, a shelter for families of children undergoing treatment for life-threatening diseases.
| Jul 17, 2012
Famed singer Darlene Love will be performing at the Ronald McDonald House on July 19th to promote their "It's All About Love" show at the Bohemian National Hall on East 73rd Street . It's a special benefit concert and proceeds go to the Ronald McDonald...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Does a good cause inevitably lead to good architecture?
It's a touchy subject, especially when you're taking the measure of a building, like the new Ronald McDonald House in Chicago, which provides convenient, caring lodging for families that have a...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 3:11 AM
The Duke of Cassopolis. Wellington “Duke” Jones III, of Cassopolis, was recently elected president of the Southwestern Michigan College Foundation board of directors. Michael O’Neil, of Buchanan, was elected vice president.
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Osborne A. Payne, a former educator who became a trailblazing Baltimore businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist, died Tuesday of Alzheimer's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia.
He was 87.
"He was one of Baltimore's great unsung heroes,...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The Seminole Casino Coconut Creek’s Pavilion is the site for the casino's sixth annual Sweet Dreams festival from 6-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
VIP tickets are $35 per person, and General Adult tickets are $25 per person. A portion of...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Christmas is a time for sharing and letting your neighbor know you care about each and every one of them, even the child who rides their bicycle across your newly planted rye grass. Just suppose within a few days you are told this child is gravely ill...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 11:22 PM
Thank you Crossfit Imperial Valley for all the time, energy and sweat you did on Oct. 20 for Ronald McDonald House Charities. Your “Throw Down for Charity” was a huge success and raised more than $6,000 for RMH.
The participants had to pay an...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:35 PM
Debra Kay Smith, 47, of 13131 Kaiser Ridge Road, Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday, July 29, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center.
Born Sept. 18, 1964, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Stanley E. and Myrtle Whorten Smith of Hagerstown.
She attended North...
| Aug 5, 2012
Marsha Serlin never expected to run a business. Any business. Certainly not one of the largest industrial recyclers in the country.
But things have a way of happening.
"I moved to the suburbs when I had kids, and I thought I'd be lunching with the...