Win a Hofco Victorian Classic Dollhouse valued at $18,000

The Western PA Chapter of JDRF is raffling off  chances to win a one-of-a-kind Victorian dollhouse with the proceeds benefiting JDRF. This exquisite dollhouse features 12 rooms all beautifully decorated including 7 Swarovski crystal chandeliers, hand-painted artwork and custom made rugs. The value is $18,000. For your chance to win please complete the entry form […]

Rainbow Gala raises whopping sum to aid in fight against juvenile diabetes

By Kate Benz, social columnist for Trib Total Media. Photo by John Altdorfer. “What an evening this is going to be.” Emcee Larry Richert’s promise of good things to come arrived signed, sealed and delivered for a sold-out ballroom filled with 780 guests of JDRF’s (formerly Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) Rainbow Gala. The first inkling of […]

JDRF Rainbow Gala raises more than $1.4 million dollars

By Marylynn Uricchio / Pittsburgh  Post-Gazette. Photo by J. Monroe Butler II. If life is a carnival, the 21st annual Rainbow Gala on Saturday provided the  perfect setting. More than 780 guests at the JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research  Foundation) gala walked into a ballroom transformed by Bonnie Walker into a  tented wonderland of red and […]

Swing for a Cure 2013

Thank you to Emma Perelman, Amanda Murphy and Madison Mordoh, all students at Shady Side Academy who raised money for JDRF through Swing for a Cure on Sunday. For the complete Tribune Review article, click here. To visit the Swing for the Cure website, click here. Photo by Jan Pakler for The Herald     […]

Celebrity hockey coming to Ice Connection — Butler Eagle 1/25/13

Celebrity hockey coming to Ice Connection by John Enrietto, Butler Eagle Sports Editor VALENCIA — Bob Black has been involved with hockey most of his life. The former Pine-Richland High School and Slippery Rock University coach has also served as director of a National Youth Hockey Showcase League. “I’ve been around the game at many […]