December 25, 2010
The Cumberland Valley Relief Center will host a quilt show Jan. 27 to 29. The show is an opportunity to view new hand-quilted pieces that have been made in the Cumberland Valley. The quilts will later be auctioned at the Pennsylvania Relief Sale to be held in Harrisburg, Pa., at the Farm Show Complex April 1 and 2. The show is free and open to the public. The hours are Thursday, Jan. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; Friday, Jan. 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, Jan. 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The relief center is at 4225 Molly Pitcher Highway south in Chambersburg.
November 22, 1999
GIRLS BASKETBALL Lauren Nudd scored 16 points and Stephanie Peden pumped in four three-pointers to lead Highland View Academy to a 49-38 victory over Cumberland Valley Monday night in the Broadfording Tip-Off Tournament. Emilee Hussach and Cathy Moats each scored 15 points for Cumberland Valley. HVA will meet Broadfording Christian Academy in the final at 6:30. BCA 78, FCA 26 Broadfording outscored Faith 20-4 in the first quarter and never looked back en route to a 42-point victory.
November 14, 2009
The staff at the Maryland Correctional Training Center recently coordinated several fundraising events to benefit Breast Cancer Awareness. On Oct. 24, Team MCTC consisted of five walkers for the annual Step 'n Stride at Hagerstown Community College. The MCTC team of Linda Bielarski, Andrea Carbaugh, Tricia Doherty, Kristin Hines and Robin Secrist raised more than $700 for Breast Cancer Awareness - Cumberland Valley. On Oct. 29, a Pin on Pink Casual Day was held. For $2, nonuniformed personnel wore jeans, while others in uniform also made donations.
August 28, 2007
PREP GOLF Mid-Penn Commonwealth at Harrisburg (Pa.) Country Club, par 71 Teams: Cumberland Valley 377, Chambersburg 392, Waynesboro 414, Cedar Cliff 450, Gettysburg 460, Carlisle 468, Shippensburg 515. Chambersburg: Tyler Straub 74, Nick Tornetta 77, Kyle Kegerreis 78, Calvin Mentzer 81, Scott Levy 82. Waynesboro: Alec Kessler 78, Derek Baker 81, Liz Breed 82, Jonathan Blubaugh 86, Ryan Kell 87.
November 23, 2009
SMITHSBURG - On Oct. 17, members of My Dance Studio in Smithsburg held a "Helping Feet" dance-a-thon to raise money for Breast Cancer Awareness of Cumberland Valley. Three age groups of dancers participated, along with teacher-helpers who had a concurrent bake sale in the afternoon. The activity raised $1,500.
April 25, 2006
The second annual "Purse-on to Person" Fighting Breast Cancer Auction was Sunday at Sheraton Four Points on Dual Highway in Hagerstown. More than 420 people packed the hotel's ballroom, ate dinner and raised more than $50,000 as hundreds of donated purses and gift items were auctioned. Breast Cancer Awareness of the Cumberland Valley organized the event. Sponsoring the auction was the Alpha Sigma Chapter of the Epsilon Sigma Alpha sorority. More than $50,000 was raised during the event, according to Joan Fell, executive director of Breast Cancer Awareness of the Cumberland Valley.
October 18, 2006
Breast Cancer Awareness - Cumberland Valley Inc. held the 17th annual Celebration of Life Survivors' Party on Oct. 12 at the Four Points Hotel in Hagerstown. More than 225 breast-cancer survivors and their guests attended the evening banquet and program. Survivors were treated to a dinner and a presentation by Lois Walden, manager of the Corporate and Community Wellness Center with the Frederick (Md.) Memorial Healthcare System. Her presentation was titled "A Lesson in Laughter: Humor and Health.
March 12, 2002
The loss of Victoria V. Schaff to cancer Friday was both a personal and professional loss for many who knew and worked with her in the community. "She was a wonderful woman ... such an asset and a tremendous friend," said Joan Fell, executive director of Y-ME of the Cumberland Valley. "She will be terribly missed. " Active in that organization, Schaff coordinated her Y-ME efforts with her professional career as Allegheny Energy's vice president of external affairs. "Her business expertise was invaluable to us in our long-range planning," Fell said.
September 9, 2009
Reaching for the Moon, which benefits Breast Cancer Awareness--Cumberland Valley, is Friday at Don Bowman's Milestone Farm from 5 to 8 p.m. The following is a list of Washington County businessmen who will be servers at the event: John Barr, Don Cross, Lou Giustini, Neal Glessner, Carl Galligan, John Hershey, Dan Spreng, Brandon Younger, Todd Bowman, Terry Randall, Peter Spellar, Dan Cornell, David Solberg, Mike Hough, Greg Snook and Brien...