Orlando, FL – The Solar Bears trailed 2-0 and 3-2 but battled back to take a 4-3 victory over the visiting Florida Everblades at the Amway Center on Monday night. F Zach Harrison recorded his second straight two point game with a pair of goals in the contest.
For the second time in a row, the Florida Everblades collected the game’s opening marker. A puck shot through the neutral zone to F Brandon MacLean who led a 2-on-0 into the Solar Bears zone and slipped a backhand shot around G John Curry at 12:02. It was the only goal scored in the first period as Orlando trailed 1-0 going into the intermission. Continue reading
This week, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra announced that it received an anonymous gift of $1 million toward renovations to the Plaza Live Theatre, bringing the total raised to date to $3.1 million. The Anonymous donor joins other philanthropists Marc and Sharon Hagle, who made a $750,000 pledge in early 2011, Bryce West, who made a $500,000 gift in 2013 and Kenneth & Ann Hicks Murrah, who recently pledged $500,000 toward the project. Continue reading
The annual nutrition expert trends forecast is in – what fad diets are hot? What’s out? Which foods top the list? What are consumers eating? According to a survey of more than 500 Registered Dietitians conducted by the nutrition trade magazine, Today‘s Dietitian, and a leading food, health and wellness public relations agency,Pollock Communications, America‘s demand for nutrition information is at an all-time high and there’s no shortage of outlets talking about diets. The data show that with all the attention on health and nutrition, Americans need advice from dietitians now, more than ever, to cut through the clutter. Continue reading
No dia 13 de dezembro de 2013, Maria Elena e Carlos Slim Domit realizaram uma festa para o 50o aniversário do ícone da arte pop Romero Britto no museu Soumaya em Polanco, na Cidade do México. A comemoração contou com a revelação da coleção “Brilho Mexicano” de Britto, uma exposição especial com mais de 20 quadros originais e esculturas de vários materiais, que marcam a primeira vez da história em que um artista vivo expõe suas obras no museu. Continue reading
Tonight, legendary pop icon Britney Spears brought art to life, making her famous lyrics a reality by proving fans really do want a “piece of her” during her premiere performance of the appropriately-titled “Britney: Piece of Me” at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Marking the beginning of her two-year residency at the fully reconstructed The AXIS Theater, Britney debuted her new show to multiple standing ovations and a star-studded, sold-out crowd that included Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Kellen Lutz, Sia, DJ Pauly D, Serena Williams, Adam Lambert and Mario Lopez.
New resources housed on T1EverydayMagic.com combine the expertise of Lilly Diabetes with the magic of Disney
Lilly Diabetes and Disney today announced that their custom books for children and families with type 1 diabetes are now available online. The digital books explore real-life challenges and stories of children with type 1 diabetes participating in sporting activities, birthday parties and other social events. These digital books can be accessed on www.T1EverydayMagic.com, a website operated by the Lilly Diabetes/Disney collaboration and designed specifically for type 1 families. Continue reading
Mars Committed to Empowering Women in Cocoa Communities as Part of Sustainable Cocoa Initiative
In April, Mars Chocolate signed the United Nations Women‘s Empowerment Principles as a demonstration of their commitment to empowering women in the cocoa sector. As part of its commitment and to promote the principle of “Mutuality,” Mars Chocolate is releasing a gender assessment regarding women cocoa farmers in Cote d’Ivoire. The assessment in its entirety is available at www.cocoasustainability.com. Continue reading
The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association‘s Most Powerful Voices gospel singing competition, presented in conjunction with television network UP, returns in search of dynamic gospel performers who will raise stroke awareness — particularly in the African-American community — through the power of music. Continue reading