| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Alisha Collazo, an East Hartford resident and 2014 graduate of Northwest Catholic High School in West Hartford, has been selected as a recipient of a $2,000 scholarship from the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Connecticut and Western...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:25 PM
Footraces almost always come with goody bags containing official race shirts; coupons for restaurants, laser eye surgery and shoes; and cards or fliers announcing coming races. Most of the following races were on cards in my latest goody bag from the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Juliet Morales, a 2014 graduate of Norwich Free Academy, has been selected as a recipient of a $2,000 scholarship from the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Connecticut and Western Massachusetts.
Morales, who will attend Dartmouth College this...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:41 AM
Jason Derulo didn’t try to dress like any of his famous idols while he was growing up in Miami. No, the “Whatcha Say” and “Talk Dirty” singer was too busy copying his older brother’s style.
“I tried to dress...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Children in FOCUS Center for Autism's Day Program will have more opportunities for personal growth, thanks to a $15,000 grant awarded by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Connecticut and Western Massachusetts (RMHC). The grant will provide funding for...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 1:01 PM
Just because Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmy Johnson will compete against each other Sunday doesn’t mean they can’t have dinner together.
The two friends – who will face off in the Chase for the Sprint Cup at Chicagoland Speedway in...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 7:05 AM
WestJet quizzed passengers on what they wanted for Christmas, then gave two planeloads of people what they asked for. Thomas the Tank Engine, an Android tablet, a 50-inch TV. And socks and underwear for that one guy who now has the sympathy of...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Preventing and managing chronic diseases has taken center stage with local health systems trying to control costs and improve outcomes for patients.
Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital offers free diabetes management classes on the second and fourth...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The Festival of Children Foundation is taking its carousel-driven fundraising techniques to the Chicago area this weekend.
The Costa Mesa-based nonprofit is calling the event "The Carousel of Possible Dreams." Participants will ride a European salon...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Rather than use a plastic wiffle ball bat like everyone else who faced off against retired Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood Saturday during Woody's Wiffle Ball Classic at Wrigley Field, former WWE Champion CM Punk briefly opted for a folding chair, not unlike...