RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

YMCA

YMCA
A collection of news and information related to YMCA published by this site and its partners.

Top YMCA Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Bethlehem YMCA landlord convicted of stealing rent money

    They had seen their share of hard times, the men and women who took the witness stand this week during the theft trial of their landlord at the Bethlehem YMCA's affordable housing unit. One tenant testified from a wheelchair that he can barely read,...
  • Various backpack drives get Broward youth back to school

    The economy is getting back on its feet, and the unemployment rate is declining in South Florida, but that hasn't had much of an effect on the number of children in the community who cannot afford back-to-school supplies. Several nonprofit organizations,...
  • Open House at Suburban North YMCA offer info on programs and opportunities Aug. 11

    Suburban North YMCA in Catasauqua is holding an Open House 6-8 p.m. Monday, August 11. Staff will be available to answer questions and give details about the Y's various programs, according to the YMCA's website. Guests will be able to register for Y...
  • Controller: Computer entries tie landlord to Bethlehem YMCA thefts

    It was a eureka moment as authorities probed the theft of rent money at the Bethlehem YMCA's affordable housing unit. A city detective and Northampton County Controller Stephen Barron were comparing the receipts tenants received from their landlord...
  • Crescenta Valley Briefs: CV Chamber mixer; Painted chair exhibit

    The Crescenta Valley Chamber of Commerce will hold a mixer from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday at Caspian Services, 121 W. Lexington Drive, Glendale. Tickets costs $7 for members and $9 for nonmembers. For more information, call (818) 248-4957 or email...
  • Memorial service for Andy Beattie to be held in La Caņada

    Memorial service for Andy Beattie to be held in La Cañada
    A memorial service for Andy Beattie, the city commissioner who died July 27, has been set for 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10, at La Caņada Presbyterian Church, 626 Foothill Blvd. This is a change in venue from previously announced plans to hold it on the...
  • YMCA property manager on trial for stealing $103,000

    Every time Deborah A. Djibrilla's landlord told her she owed rent for her room at the Bethlehem YMCA, Djibrilla said she made sure to pay whatever was due. Sometimes property manager Theresa Leguillow Flores would provide Djibrilla with a computer-...
  • Southington Y Gets $5K Gift In Return For Help Offered In 1972

    Southington Y Gets $5K Gift In Return For Help Offered In 1972
    SOUTHINGTON — A woman gave $5,000 to the local YMCA as thanks for a kindness shown to her five nieces and nephews in 1972 when their father — her brother — died of cancer at age 35. Carmel Avitabile, who became the children's guardian,...
  • Lehigh Valley health events include blood drives and senior emergency preparedness workshops

    TAI CHI AND YOGA 1 People dealing with cancer can participate in free tai chi and yoga programs this week at St. Luke's Cancer Center-Anderson Campus. Tai chi at 4:30-6 p.m. Wednesday, features gentle postures to help reduce stress and fatigue, as...
  • Verdon Gorge offers a spectacular French hike

    Verdon Gorge offers a spectacular French hike
    We stood on the edge of the precipice, stunned momentarily by a sign we had not anticipated when we arrived for our long-planned plunge into the Gorges du Verdon, the French version of the Grand Canyon near Provence. In dire terms, the sign warned of...
  • Harry Peterson, WWII veteran and food exec, dies

     Harry Peterson, WWII veteran and food exec, dies
    Harry M. "Top" Peterson wasn't much of a cook, his family said, but he knew the chemistry of food inside and out, and used that expertise to become an innovator in the food processing industry. After spending a year at Kraft Foods as a chemist in the...