Fundraiser For Emily's Power For A Cure Is March 29 On Northshore

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

A fundraiser supporting Emily’s Power for a Cure will be held at Brewhaus on the Northshore Saturday, March 29. The event will be held from noon-midnight.  

There will be a dunking booth featuring staff from the Children’s Hospital at Erlanger from 4-6:30 p.m. Staff volunteering for the dunking booth include Dr. Darby Koller, Dr. Bernie Connell from CHER; Dr. Mark Rowin, PICU; Dr. Jennifer Keates, CH Oncology; Leslie Phelps, RN, Nurse Manager, CHER; with more to be announced.  

Cost is $5 to play the unlimited corn hole for the day.  

Other events include live music at 7 p.m. from Slim Pickins, free pictures from the “Pink Power” photobooth and Emily’s Power for a Cure merchandise will also be available for purchase. 

Brewhaus will be donating a portion of food and beverage sales to the foundation. 

To find out more about the foundation, go to the website 
https://www.emilyspowerforacure.com. For more information contact Lauren Gaddis:  Lauren.gaddis@erlanger.org or Brynn Atchley:  brynnatchley@gmail.com




Dominion Senior Living Of Hixson Hosts Homeless Services Speakers

Over 20 residents and community members welcomed Joe Brackett, Homeless Health Care Center’s Outreach Coordinator today and heard about his work with Homeless clients in the Hamilton County area. Mr. Brackett shared a lecture about his professional work and positive ways the community can help. Resident Carolyn Beam said she was impressed by the great work that the Hamilton ... (click for more)

Bethlehem Center Announces Preschool Basketball League

The Bethlehem Center’s sports program, overseen by Demetrius Morgan, will start a basketball league for preschoolers who will participate in a summer gymboree.  The league will be held June 9 - July 21 at the Bethlehem Center, 200 W 38th St.  “This matters because we always start helping kids in elementary and middle school,” said Mr. Morgan, director of Youth Development ... (click for more)

Aaron Biddle, 21, Shot And Killed On Basswood Drive Saturday Afternoon

Aaron Biddle, 21, was shot and killed on Saturday afternoon. The Chattanooga Police Department responded around 3:45 p.m. to the 7800 block of Basswood Drive on reports of a person who had been shot.    Upon arrival, police were able to locate the victim who had succumbed to his injuries.   A suspect was detained by police immediately upon their arrival.  ... (click for more)

Corker, Aide Help Gain Release Of Holts From Venezuelan Prison

 Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, welcomed the release of American citizen Josh Holt and his wife, Thamy, who have been detained in a Venezuelan prison for the last two years.   “I am pleased to join Senator Hatch and President Trump in announcing the release of Josh and Thamy Holt,” said Senator Corker. “Senator ... (click for more)

Conserving White Flight To Private, Public Secluded Schools Is Shameful

If you really care about the kids of Hamilton County’s most distressed schools, then you’ll take help where you can get it. The question on your mind isn’t which political label someone wears. Anyone who shifts attention away from the critical issues facing public education and toward political labels is not really committed to public education. Their support for equitable, quality ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

Today’s edition of The  Saturday  Funnies is the most technical savvy, advanced, software-enhanced, and modern-day genius that I have ever delivered. I can sum it up in just one sentence: I am using a new H-P Pavilion that is the newest seventh-generation Intel Core computer and, if you want to see “real funny,” go get a new computer and try switching over your tech ... (click for more)