| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:49 PM
A recent fundraising event in Illinois organized by the Festival of Children Foundation raised a little more than $150,000 for two charitable groups, according to a news release.
The effort by the Costa Mesa-based nonprofit benefited Ronald McDonald...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Julieanne Papa noticed something odd during her 18-week ultrasound in late March 2011.
It looked like her baby's heart had only two chambers.
"Aren't there supposed to be four?" the Costa Mesa mother of two asked the technician.
The following day, a...
| May 1, 2013
| 4:48 PM
A recent La Cañada Junior Women’s Club event netted $30,000 to benefit the Pasadena Ronald McDonald House and The Haven House.
Michelle and Tim Sabourin hosted the event at their home. Haven House is a sober living facility in Los Angeles. The...
| 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...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Medela, una empresa de venta de productos de lactancia, lanzó el jueves un nuevo programa de aprendizaje en línea en español, Medela Breastfeeding University, para ayudar a las mamás hispanas a cumplir con sus metas de lactancia....
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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.
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Seventeen young women will be presented to society on Saturday when the La Cañada Thursday Club holds its annual Bal Blanc de Noel at the Omni Hotel in Los Angeles. The honorees are Tracey Hill Andrews, Galey Kathryn Caverly, Jessica Anne Davidson,...