| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:09 PM
The critically ill 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl who was at the center of efforts to allow children younger than 12 to receive adult lungs was in surgery undergoing a transplant on Wednesday.
Sarah Murnaghan, who suffers from severe cystic fibrosis, was...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 12:14 PM
For seven long years, Aubrey Brown lobbied her parents for a puppy -- to no avail.
After all, as any parent knows, puppies are a big responsibility, and Aubrey already had her share. The 12-year-old Longwood girl has cystic fibrosis, a genetic...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:00 PM
The parents of a 10-year-old Philadelphia girl are calling for a change in the policy governing organ transplant.
Sarah Murnaghan has end-stage cystic fibrosis and has been unable to leave Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for three months,...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Officers of the La Cañada High School Kiwanis Builders Club recently joined members of the Noon Club to report on recent charitable activities.
The students collected nearly 300 pounds of canned food items during its Thanksgiving Food Drive to help stock...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 3:12 AM
The Indiana Incident Management Assistance Team from District 2 (northern Indiana) has many stories to tell of destruction and newfound friends. The 15-member team from Goshen and South Bend as well as Pulaski, Starke and Marshall counties was in New York...
| Jan 2, 2013
For Ellie and Jeremy Forman, getting married involved much more than walking down the aisle in fancy garb and saying their "I do's" in front of family and friends this past July.
Jeremy, 34, an entrepreneur, and Ellie, 29, a community relations...
| May 15, 2013
| 9:56 AM
Kirk Tracy Gisi, 56, Rapid City, died Sunday, May 12, 2013, at the Methodist Hospital in Rochester, MN.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2013, at the Countryside Church in Spearfish with Pastor Bob Totino officiating.
| May 1, 2013
Fifth-graders at Salem Avenue Elementary participated in the “We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution” simulated Congressional hearings April 25.
The simulated hearing is an authentic, performance-based assessment in which students...
| May 5, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Catie Breslin is living proof there have been advances in cystic fibrosis research.
When she was born, the average age a person with CF expected to live was age 18. Today, it's 37.
That's why the 21-year-old Hagerstown native is hoping that people...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Kyle Busch has won Denny Hamlin's Short Track Showdown for the third time in six years.
Busch, a teammate of Hamlin's with Joe Gibbs Racing, grabbed the lead before the 5-minute pit stops that came after 46 laps, then pulled away when the race went...
| Apr 14, 2013
GLASTONBURY — A few years ago, Glastonbury lacrosse coach Kris Cofiell was wondering why one of her players, Courtney Peterson, was helping out with a fundraiser for cystic fibrosis.
"Her [older] sister said, 'Courtney has it,'" Cofiell recalled...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:34 PM
In some ways, Greg White is like any other sports-loving 16-year-old, except the sophomore at Larkin High School in Elgin is in need of a …...