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  • Shriners' hospitals forged health care system built on compassion and commitment

    http://www.whatdoctorsknow.com In the early 1920s, a polio epidemic was sweeping the country, causing countless children to suffer, and their families to be faced with finding long-term medical care. At the same time, a fraternal organization, Shriners...
  • Rose Parade 2013: List of float award winners

     
    Rose Parade 2013: List of float winners...
  • Bring-your-pets-to-church Sunday

     
    For members of St. Richard's Episcopal Church in Winter Park, Sunday was bring-your-pet to church in honor of the patron saint of animals, St. Francis of Assisi: By Jeff Kunerth, Orlando Sentinel WINTER PARK — Most Sundays, Jean McIntosh is Baptist....
  • 'Santa's mosque'

     
    Under the above subject heading my former colleague Richard Longworth, now a Senior Fellow at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, writes in an email: I was struck by the festive Christmas illumination now lighting the dome of the top......
  • Northern Neck vs. Tidewater District all-star game March 16 to benefit Shriners

    Boys and girls Group A basketball stars from eastern Virginia will square off in the 15th annual NorLan Shrine Northern Neck-Tidewater District All-Star Games on March 16 in Lancaster High's gym. The Northern Neck girls will face the Tidewater girls at...
  • On the Town: Shriners embrace leaders

    On the Town: Shriners embrace leaders
    The Castaway Restaurant served as the venue for a gathering of the members of the Burbank Shrine Club as they observed their annual installation of officers this past Sunday evening. The event, which also included an official visit from Shrine Potentate,...
  • Gaza girl to receive free life-altering surgery

    Gaza girl to receive free life-altering surgery
    It is a holiday gift that will forever change the life of Merhan Shorab.  The 8-year-old is about to undergo surgery at Shriners Hospital for Children.  It is a procedure that should last a few hours.  The benefits will last for years. Merhan does...
  • Cannes Film Festival: Nothing succeeds like excess -- and a white badge

    Cannes Film Festival: Nothing succeeds like excess -- and a white badge
    CANNES, France — The class envy raging through F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby” helps to explain why teenage readers, usually assigned the book in school, fall under its spell. So sad about that doomed love, the kids sigh....
  • Beth Coplin April 26, 2013

    Beth Coplin an 89 year resident of the La Cañada/Glendale area, passed away Friday April 26th in the presence of family from cancer. She was born in Chanute, Kansas on January 24, 1919 to Roy and Helen Hunt, She was their third of five children. In 1924...
  • Crime & Punishment: Police Break Up SCSU's "F**k the Cops" Night

    Crime & Punishment: Police Break Up SCSU's "F**k the Cops" Night
    The East Hartford strip club Kahoots found a novel way to advertise. Owner Dan Quinn apparently took a 12-foot box van, installed a pole-dance stage in the rear and replaced the sides with plexiglass. Then he sent the vehicle into Hartford during lunch...
  • Charles Saunders Mallory June 12, 1922 - March 9, 2013

    Charles Saunders Mallory June 12, 1922 - March 9, 2013
    It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of our beloved father Charles Mallory. The funeral services will be held on Friday, March 15, 2013 at 3:00 pm at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Church of the Hills, Hollywood Hills, 6300 Forest...
  • Michele Hope Fletcher Vaughan

    Michele Hope Fletcher Vaughan
    Michele Hope Fletcher Vaughan 10/13/1949-08/17/2012   Michele Hope Fletcher Vaughan was born on October 13, 1949 in Calgary, Alberta Canada.  She moved to the Los Angeles area when she was 10-years-old.  Remaining in the LA area, she attended North...