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.

Cystic Fibrosis

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

Top Cystic Fibrosis Articles

Displaying items 73-84
  • 9-Year-Old Fashion Designer Fights Cystic Fibrosis

    9-Year-Old Fashion Designer Fights Cystic Fibrosis
    Tonight the city will rally around one nine-year-old girl and a cause that has become front and center in her life. Vanessa Bolano has her story. She was born a singer, a dancer, and a fashion designer. It's a pretty impressive resume for a nine-year-...
  • Finding their young and playful world

    Finding their young and playful world
    For those with cystic fibrosis, there's a litany of medicines to be taken every morning and night. For Rob and Paulette Montelone, it's triple the dosage as they distribute the medication to the three of their five children who have the disease. They...
  • Stair climbs: Getting a leg up

    Stair climbs: Getting a leg up
    I call Stan Schwartz a "stair-ologist." But he prefers a warmer, cuddlier term. "I'm a nerd," says the 52-year-old system analyst for the earthquake computer at Caltech. "I studied the staircase in this building like a bug under a microscope. I took...
  • High school Kiwanis make charity report

    High school Kiwanis make charity report
    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...
  • Center helps give Jewish couples a genetic peace of mind

    Center helps give Jewish couples a genetic peace of mind
    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...
  • Wrestlers CM Punk and Colt Cabana team up with ComedySportz for fundraiser

    Wrestlers CM Punk and Colt Cabana team up with ComedySportz for fundraiser
    WWE Champion CM Punk will share some of his most entertaining stories Wednesday at the ComedySportz Theatre in Lakeview and then watch as the ComedySportz improv group acts them out. The event will be hosted by fellow wrestler and ComedySportz alum Colt...
  • Fans see a different side to WWE Champ CM Punk at improv show

    Fans see a different side to WWE Champ CM Punk at improv show
    There was no script for the “Art of Wrestling” show starring WWE Champion CM Punk and host and fellow wrestler Colt Cabana Wednesday at the ComedySportz Theatre. As Punk pointed out, there never usually is with anything he’s involved...
  • Karen Nagy

    Karen Nagy
    October is the month of leaves changing color, pumpkins, the advent of fall and for the last 25 years it has been the month dedicated to raising funds and awareness about breast cancer. A disease projected to affect more than 300,000 women this year...
  • The Crowd: Funds and awareness for rare diseases

     The Crowd: Funds and awareness for rare diseases
    The ballroom at the Balboa Bay Club and Resort was filled with some 500 guests from all over the nation. They had come for the inaugural Champions of Hope Gala benefiting the Global Genes/ RARE Project, a nonprofit advocating research and treatment for...
  • Kyle Busch wins Denny Hamlin Showdown

    Kyle Busch wins Denny Hamlin Showdown
    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...
  • For American Heritage and St. Thomas Aquinas, Friday was about more than softball

    For American Heritage and St. Thomas Aquinas, Friday was about more than softball
    Before American Heritage took the field Friday night for its softball game against St. Thomas Aquinas, it was clear the Patriots were struggling to contain their emotions.  Just before the first pitch, there was a moment of silence observed for Andrea...
  • Bikers gear up for annual Toy Run

    Bikers gear up for annual Toy Run
    The York County Harley Davidson Owner's Association Toy Run is this weekend. On Saturday, a huge group of bikers will take a motorcycle ride from Sam's Club in York to Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital to deliver toys. Shoppers descended on the...