| Jun 24, 2011
| 6:01 PM
For his volunteer service, James Lui, an IT administrator for ARAMARK Uniform Services in Burbank, recently received a Gold Jefferson Award for Public Service — one of the nation’s top honors for community service and volunteerism.
As a board...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 5:44 AM
Each year, the Center for Joint Surgery and Sports Medicine gives scholarship awards to two local high school seniors for $1,000 each.
The awards are based upon applications and essays that each student submits to the center.
This year’s winners...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 11:18 AM
Jingling change in clown-covered cans met locals in cars on their regular morning commutes as Imperial Valley residents brought out red shoes in full force for Ronald McDonald House Charities.
About 200 volunteers Valleywide were out on street corners...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 8:38 PM
An event Nov. 16 in Rochester, Minn., made two Aberdeen residents happy that their son would be remembered.
Stephanie Jacobson was the only parent invited to speak at the dedication of a McDonald’s restaurant in Rochester. Jacobson lived with...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Never in his wildest dreams did Philip Hamilton ever think that a common household product like baking soda would be so crucial to the revival of his ancestral home, Severnby, on the Severn River in Gloucester.
In August 2002, a fire caused by a...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 5:45 PM
Cards and well wishes fill the building at Millsap Middle School in Parker County -- all for one of their own.
The school is now missing one member. For nearly a week, they've been without 8th grader and star football player Rayne Newby.
"He's a funny...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Goodbye, free plastic toys inside Happy Meals -- at least in one major California city.
A new San Francisco law goes into effect on Thursday that prevents fast-food restaurants from giving away trinkets, action figures and other toys in their kid's meals...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 7:59 PM
McDonald's Corp is skirting a new San Francisco law taking effect Thursday that aims to curb toy giveaways in sugar- and fat-laden restaurant meals for children by selling its popular "Happy Meals" toys for 10 cents each.
The San Francisco law requires...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 2:12 PM
Zion Evangelical Lutheran
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Meyersdale, the Rev. Frank E. Harpster III, lists their schedule.
Sunday: 9 a.m. kid's cantata practice, 9:15 a.m. Sunday school, 10:30 a.m. worship, congregational meeting, refreshments...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 11:02 PM
SAN DIEGO - A YouTube request turned into a date over the weekend with a celebrity for a group of San Diego soldiers.
E! News Network correspondent Ashlan Gorse was asked through a video posted on YouTube to escort a few National Guardsmen to a...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 11:57 AM
Not only is Longo Toyota a national leader in sales and service, it takes responsibility for its impact on the environment with practical and sustainable on-site processes. In recognition of its commitment to sustaining green business practices, the...
| Dec 12, 2011
For years Pete Schaefer was an executive at McDonald's Corp., jetting back and forth to booming markets in Asia. Today, he runs the Northern Illinois Food Bank, and a road trip to Rockford counts as a notable departure.
Going from a multibillion-dollar...