| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:40 PM
The La Caņada Junior Woman's Club is encouraging residents to shop local for their holiday gifts.
The club is hosting a “shopping crawl” on Friday, Nov. 15. Shops along Foothill Boulevard will donate 20% of their sales to the club. The...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Ed Henry, a lifelong resident of Glendale, California, died on October 31 of natural causes at Verdugo Hills Hospital. He was 91.
Edward Lockwood Henry was born on October 12, 1922 in Fresno, California. His parents, Fred and Alice, moved to Glendale in...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 4:28 PM
She's only 29 years old, but Misty Diaz has undergone 28 major surgeries.
Doctors have done everything from repairing her intestines to retethering her spinal cord and providing her with balance necessary to stand up without toppling over, tie her...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
At a time when everyone was moving out of Detroit, they moved in.
In a world where everyone wants bigger and better, they went smaller and worse.
In a country where people often pay lip service to making a difference in their community, they actually...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Past president Brenda Lantieri earned a very special honor in return for her many years of dedication to the Burbank Noon Lions Club. Members gave her the Melvin Jones Fellowship award.
The honor was presented to Lantieri in recognition of years of...
| May 17, 2013
I received an email about my recent post on cycling Thrill Hill Road in Eustis. I was reminded that the short, intense hill is part of the Camp Boggy Creek Challenge Ride on Sept. 7.
Camp Boggy Creek, founded by the late actor Paul Newman, provides a...
| May 16, 2013
I kicked off my cycling season last September with the Ronald McDonald House Ride-4-Ronald in Orlando. At 30 miles, it was a good early season distance for me, and you can't beat the combination of riding and raising money for a good cause. (There were...
| 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...
| 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 19, 2013
| 4:00 AM
On Monday, July 8, a group of 15 seniors from Conowingo, Rising Sun and Port Deposit traveled to Baltimore to visit the Ronald McDonald House on Lexington Street. The group, formed in 2006, meets every Monday morning – rain or shine – at the...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:21 AM
The Senior Bingo Group from the Rising Sun McDonald's gathers in front of the Ronald McDonald House in Baltimore on July 8 after presenting the charity with a $300 check.