- Saturday, November 23, 2013
- Body&Soul Newsmakers: 11/23/2013
Rabbi's good friend became the pope
It was September, not an easy time for a religious Jew to be traveling. The Jewish month of Tishrei was ending with its marathon of holy days.Continued ...
- Saturday, November 16, 2013
Body and Soul Newsmakers 11/16/2013
People in the news.Continued ...
With just one arm, Marlen Hollenbeck transforms wrecks into beauties
ELK RAPIDS -- At the 19, Marlen Hollenbeck's life hit bottom. His dad, an unfiltered Camel cigarette smoker, was dying of lung cancer in a downstate hospital, the family's body shop business was falling apart, and Hollenbeck, drunk, crashed his motorContinued ...
Body and Soul in Brief 11/16/2013
Affordable Care Act workshop; lupus support group; DivorceCare series; and more.Continued ...
Susan Odgers: Manners called for when it comes to bedside manner
This month I had to have some unexpected medical tests. Physically I haven’t felt well. I’ve also been afraid that these tests might confirm something life-threatening.Continued ...
Ministers support colleague
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- About 50 ministers gave their symbolic support to a colleague facing sanctions from the United Methodist Church by participating in a same-sex wedding. The wedding Saturday in Philadelphia was held about a week before the Rev. FrContinued ...
Blood Drives 11/16/2013
Where to donate blood in the region.Continued ...
- Saturday, November 9, 2013
Priest, 93, leaves small congregation, retires
Father Andy Buvala won’t say goodbye Sunday when he finishes his last service at the Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha church.Continued ...
Rob Ford: Life can be like a drawer of T-shirts
Is it possible that the human condition can be explained simply by examining the contents of our T-shirt drawers?Continued ...
Body&Soul in Brief: 11/09/2013
Tranquility harp class; Hospice holiday program; gluten-free support group; and more.Continued ...
- Body&Soul Newsmakers: 11/09/2013
Blood Drive Calendar: 11/09/2013
Where to donate blood in the region:Continued ...
Doctors say Venezuelan health care in collapse
Evelina Gonzalez was supposed to undergo cancer surgery in July following chemotherapy but wound up shuttling from hospital to hospital in search of an available operating table.Continued ...
- Saturday, November 2, 2013
'Parents of the Year'
It’s been six years since doctors detected an aggressive cancer in John VanDusen’s saliva gland on the right side of his face.Continued ...
Mental Wellness: Time to grow 'Novembeard'
Yesterday I started growing a beard to help raise money for students who are going to Oklahoma with Alternative Spring Break.Continued ...
Body&Soul in Brief: 11/02/2013
Fundraiser for Dre Joshua Winkelmann; traumatic brain injury support group; Church Women United; and more.Continued ...
- Body&Soul Newsmakers: 11/02/2013
Blood Drive Calendar: 11/02/2013
Where to give blood in the region:Continued ...
Iraqi Jewish belongings on display
The tattered Torah scroll fragments, Bibles and other religious texts found in a flooded Baghdad basement 10 years ago testify to a once-thriving Jewish population that’s all but disappeared from Iraq.Continued ...
Companies asked to head off shortages
The Food and Drug Administration announced a new proposal Thursday to try and head off more shortages of crucial medications that have disrupted care at hospitals and clinics nationwide.Continued ...
- Saturday, October 26, 2013
TC says goodbye to man who devoted life to giving
How do you eulogize a man who meant as much to the community as he did to his family and friends?Continued ...
Rob Ford: Sometimes best personal trainer pays you
I’ve been a chub my entire life. I was the poster kid for terms like “husky” and “big boned” and I was indeed fat.Continued ...
Body&Soul in Brief: 10/25/2013
Pico gives benefit concert; seminar on identity theft; Parkinson's group meets; and more.Continued ...
Senior Focus: Cross to speak at Veterans Day event
It is especially the words, “We will remember them,” in the fourth verse of “For the Fallen” by poet Laurence Binyon that play a significant role in the initiation of Veterans Day.Continued ...