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11.11.2013 | | Posted at 09:00 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
It's been a trying year for soul singer Sharon Jones. Just months before the singer was scheduled to release her fifth album, Give the People What they Want, she was diagnosed with cancer and forced to cancel the release and her planned 2013 tour. The good news is she's feeling better and looking to pick up where she left off in 2014, when she'll release the album and make up some of those tour da...
10.10.2013 | | Posted at 11:00 AM

Three wine and fine-dining events for an important cause

By Shepherd Express Staff
Celebrity chef Rich Tramonto, a James Beard Award winner who has been featured on TV programs including Brago's "Top Chef" and the Food Network's "Iron Chef," will prepare a multi-course meal as part of the 10th annual Lombardi Food & Wine Experience, a fundraiser for cancer research and care.The former head chef of Chicago's renowned Tru restaurant, Tramonto will prepare the meal as part of t...
Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013
Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that asthma cases in children often correlate to living close to roads and all the associated pollution-spewing traffic?—Jake Locklear
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012
We applaud Susan G. Komen for the Cure's decision to restore funding for Planned Parenthood's breast cancer screenings, although we'd like more clarity on its future funding plans. We also support the resignation of Karen Handel, the Komen...
Monday, Jan. 10, 2011

Shimon and Lindemann’s powerful exhibit at John Michael Kohler Arts Center

Acclaimed Manitowoc photographers John Shimon and Julie Lindemann recently taught cancer survivors to use digital photography as a means to reflect on the changes brought about by their medical journeys. As suggested by the title of their exhibition at John Michael Kohler Arts Center, “Changed Perspectives...
07.20.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Some bad news from the Beastie Boys camp�really, really bad news: The band has canceled all of its tour dates and delayed its upcoming album after doctors diagnosed Adam Yauch with a cancerous tumor. Full press release below:� Adam "MCA" Yauch of Beastie Boys was diagnosed last week as having a cancerous tumor in his left parotid (salivary) gland. Luckily it was caught early and is locali...