Baskets of Care recently delivered its 1,000th “Comfort Bag” to a patient diagnosed with breast cancer. The local nonprofit was founded in 2010 by Gail Cooper to help women and men diagnosed with breast cancer navigate their journeys to physical and emotional wellbeing. The Comfort Bags contain books and other educational materials and comfort-care products including a chocolate bar, a heart-shaped pillow, and a shawl knitted by volunteers. 419-283-9003. basketsofcare.org
Volunteers At Sylvania Church Create Gabriel’s Gowns to help with loss.
While looking good and feeling good are often different goals, we think it’s easiest achieve them in tandem. Want to take some positive steps forward? We asked the local professionals for their opinions on making changes that stick.
As the summer winds down, thoughts turn back to the classroom; but it’s not just children who are going back to school. Adults of all ages have a variety of options to continue learning.
Tony Conigliaro, known throughout baseball as Tony “C”, was an instant fan favorite and a legend in Boston. Tony “C” held a major league baseball record for hitting more home runs than any other teenager in the history of major league baseball, the second youngest and second quickest to reach 100 home runs.