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Vale Jerry Lewis

Beloved comedian Jerry Lewis has died, aged 91.

Lewis was well known for his partnership with crooner Dean Martin. The pair made 17 films from 1949-1956. 169 more words


Muscular Dystrophy Association Awards New Grants

An executive in the insurance industry, George Argyros, Jr., is the founder and president of Elite Financial Group, a holding company that provides turnkey life insurance premium finance programs. 156 more words

George Argyros Jr.

Halfway on Holiday

Well, today starts week ten, and that means that I am almost halfway into this training adventure. The last week has been a bit crazy. I’ve run on beaches, down piers, and through tobacco fields. 1,002 more words

Allergic to the City

So, last week was a bit of a dud running and respiratory wise. It turns out what I thought was a cold was actually severe allergies, and I spent the entire week feeling like my lungs were glued together. 470 more words

Crazy Eights

So, it turns out last week was no easier than the previous. I’ve started to reach the milage where solo running has been rather difficult, and I need to get better at conning my friends and family to run with me. 918 more words

Running for Those That Can't

I talked a little last week about why I am running in general, but I wanted to take this week to discuss why I am running for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. 994 more words


I sat down on the pool’s wooden deck and reclined against the surrounding chain-link fence, feeling its sun-warmed metal wires imprint their rhomboid pattern across my bare shoulders as I supervised the campers splashing in the shallow water.  1,407 more words