Indie groups set to take the stage at Folk Fest 2014

The leaves are changing, the walk to class is getting a little colder and the winter season draws near, but before the winter truly arrives, Folk Fest occurs. 456 more words

News And Culture

Be a shining light for those affected by blood cancer

RICHMOND, Va - Whitney Traynham, Campaign Manager for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s ‘Light the Night’ event, and Rob Vallejo of PricewaterhouseCoopers and ‘Light the night’ Corporate Walk Chair, invite you to join in the Virginia Chapter’s largest fundraising event of the year. 145 more words

Virginia This Morning

Light and Strength

Two years ago at the Wakefield Light the Night walk Jesi spoke about her insights into the challenges she faced going through treatment for leukemia. Hundreds of people stood on the grass below. 832 more words

Childhood Cancer



It’s a good number, a solid number.

It’s a number that has some weight behind it but has a whole lotta life left to look forward to. 336 more words

The Night has definitely been Lit!

My heart overflows with joy. I’m going to be honest and just let you know that whatever I write here cannot do tonight justice. We just got back from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk. 606 more words

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Sends Representative to Capitol Hill

Ellen Scharaga of Melville, NY, oversees oncology pharmacy operations and services at OncoMed Pharmaceutical Services. Aside from her professional duties, Ellen Scharaga also supports cancer charities, including the American Cancer Society and The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS). 139 more words

Ellen Scharaga

Leukemia and Lymphoma awareness

September is leukemia and lymphoma awareness month – to fight back against this devastating disease, our area offers many programs including the annual “Light the Night” walks.  38 more words