| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Even the best of hospitals can be depressing places, especially for children who require frequent treatment.
So Danielle Dorsey and her sister Brittany, who has cerebral palsy and was hospitalized for related health issues as a youth, wanted to offer...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:16 PM
In the seven years since a motorcycle accident left him paralyzed from the neck down, Ben Trockman has stopped paying attention to stares from strangers, or at least he's stopped being bothered by them.
"I tell people they're staring because of how...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 4:32 AM
Fans will get one last chance to see Alex Morgan, Abby Wambach and Hope Solo in action this year. Well, three last chances. The U.S. women’s national team ends its 2012 schedule with a three-game exhibition series against China, beginning Saturday,...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Two charter schools that are part of the UCP franchise in Orange County are expected to be renewed by the district school board Tuesday night — a move that sets the stage for 15-year contracts with both locations. UCP is considered one of the...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 5:06 PM
North Star Region 430 AYSO is once again preparing for sign-ups in January. As the organization sends out pamphlets and hangs up flyers announcing the dates, VIP — or Very Important Player — coach Christy Reed is going to extra lengths to...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 9:28 AM
| Dec 24, 2012
| 1:47 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Chuck Pagano stepped to the podium Monday, hugged his team owner, thanked his family for its support and wiped a tear from his eye.
He might, finally, turn out the lights in his office, too.
Nearly three months to the day...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Timothy is an energetic guy who loves to interact with others. He likes to play outside, listen to music, and sing nursery songs. One activity he enjoys is playing catch! Being very inquisitive, he's a fan of having someone show him new things and he...
| Dec 9, 2012
Hundreds of Illinois parents whose medically fragile and technology-dependent children receive skilled nursing services at home through a state-run program are anxiously waiting to find out if their sons and daughters will continue to qualify.
| Jan 23, 2013
Baruch and Joyce Schur were out of options. They couldn't find anywhere for their physically and intellectually disabled 26-year-old son to live, at least nowhere that met their criteria or didn't have a yearslong waiting list.
The 55-year-old couple...