Survivors celebrate putting the darkness of cancer behind them Tori Degen was 10 when she first noticed her abdomen getting larger, and upon a subsequent visit to the doctor was diagnosed with ovarian cancer. She underwent chemotherapy for a summer then was declared cancer free, until two years later when she was 16 and […]
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Laguna Beach residents, cancer survivors and their supporters converge on El Morro Elementary School for the 10th annual Relay For Life fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 6. It’s not too late to support the battle against cancer by making a pledge online or showing up to cheer teams that start circling the field for 24 hours […]
Laguna Beach residents will once again converge on the El Morro Elementary School field for the 10th annual Relay for Life fundraiser on Aug. 6 and 7. When longtime Laguna Beach resident and speech pathologist Julie Pendleton was diagnosed with ovarian cancer, she chose to remain positive. Last year, Pendleton went to the emergency room […]
Long-time Laguna Beach resident Penny Svenson will once again sponsor the Relay For Life Kid’s Camp. Last year, the camp offered kids such fun distractions as cotton candy, a bounce house, a cake walk and a ceramic wheel to keep them entertained while their parents participated in the 24-hour relay. “The Kids Camp was a […]