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  • It's not your old camp: Too many lawsuits, too few hugs

    "Don't hug the campers." That was among a handful of things that my 16-year-old son, Nathaniel, was told when he volunteered this summer at our local YMCA. Oh, and also, "Don't let any kids sit on your lap." He had signed up to help shepherd and...
  • Crescenta Valley Briefs: Quarterback Club kickoff, Crescenta Commons cleanup, Prom Plus picnic

    The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club will host a football season kickoff party from 5 to 8 p.m. this Thursday. The event will be held at Straw Hat Pizza, 3463 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta. Attendees can participate in a raffle and silent auction to...
  • Gifts come in many forms on Senior Citizens Day

    Gifts come in many forms on Senior Citizens Day
    Employees from a Huntington Beach nursing facility took time last week to show their appreciation to senior citizens. Staff members of the Beachside Nursing Center were on the Huntington Beach Pier last Thursday handing out cookies and cheering on...
  • Bob Casey says volunteer program could ease burden of caring for aging relatives

    Bob Casey says volunteer program could ease burden of caring for aging relatives
    A proposed volunteer program unveiled Wednesday by U.S. Sen. Bob Casey could help those struggling to care for aging and disabled relatives. Calling it a "Caregivers Corps," the Pennsylvania Democrat said the program would set up local groups to screen...
  • Blotter: Woman reports threatening texts from man met on Craigslist in Elmhurst

    Blotter: Woman reports threatening texts from man met on Craigslist in Elmhurst
    The following information was taken from Elmhurst police reports: A 51-year-old Chicago man was charged Aug. 21 with drunken driving during a traffic stop at Arlington and Church Street. He was driving on the wrong side of the road. Police are...
  • New Britain Offers 'Back to School' Breakfast

    NEW BRITAIN — As part of its drive to get parents more involved in education, the city school system will host a "Welcome Back to School" breakfast Thursday for elementary and middle school students and their families. Each school will serve...
  • Blotter: 12-pound ham swiped from porch in Oak Park

    Blotter: 12-pound ham swiped from porch in Oak Park
    The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports: A man in his 40s approach a Chicago resident on the 1100 block of South Boulevard at 10:50 p.m. Aug. 19, began an argument that resulted in both spitting at each other. The man in his 40s...
  • Northbrook Park District drops $50M sports complex plan

     Northbrook Park District drops $50M sports complex plan
    Northbrook Park District officials have scrapped the idea of acquiring the local Five Seasons Sports Complex and turning it into a community recreation center. The Board of Commissioners unanimously voted last week against putting on the November...
  • YMCA celebrates 170th birthday with new programs

    The YMCA celebrated its 170th birthday on June 6 and as part of the celebration announced new programs and new support from Suntrust Bank, Autism Speaks, Whole Foods, the United Way and a $35,000 grant from the Lost Tree Village, a charitable foundation....
  • Actor's death puts spotlight on Parkinson's

    When Robin Williams' widow revealed he was in the early stage of Parkinson's disease, Stu Perlin knew he had to do something. Fast. Perlin quickly subbed the topic of the Parkinson's Radio Hour, a show the National Parkinson Foundation South Palm Beach...
  • Business Briefs

    Art exhibit and FUNdraiser Celebrations, in Pomfret Center, will host an art exhibition and FUNdraiser to support the building of the new Regional Community YMCA, scheduled to break ground this fall in Putnam. "It Takes a Village, People...To Build a...