Damien says he hopes that Michael Jordan will want to rock his shoe; he also hopes it will encourage other kids with hemophilia to stay positive. “I want them to know that whatever happens, you can get through it,” he said. Damien’s desire to help kids like him extends all the way to his career choice: he plans on becoming a scientist so he can discover a cure for hemophilia..
The idea was that if several bombers were launched from Cuba in a major air invasion, they couldn waste time trying to shoot them down one by one. They would need to launch one of the Nike missiles equipped with a nuclear warhead and blow it up mid air, taking out all the aircraft and potentially raining nuclear fallout over south Florida all at once. Strategic theory was to sacrifice a few to save many, Singer explained..
In 1969, while on a trip to Colorado, a car carrying Hurricane and five band members skidded on an icy bridge and flipped five times. A piece of glass struck Hurricane’s right eye, causing him to lose it. He’d wear an eye patch for this rest of his life, and it would become part of his unique look..
Last October, the UCLA/Johnson Johnson Health Care Institute (HCI) received a $4.1 million grant that will enable it to expand its health literacy training program to some of America’s most underserved children and families. HCI’s unique comprehensive approach to health empowerment strengthens management capacity in early childhood organizations and equips families with knowledge and skills to better manage their health needs and create a healthy home environment. The funding is part of a new five year, $33.4 million grant from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to develop the National Center on Early Childhood Health and Wellness (NCECHW)..
“I feel free and empowered,” said Sayville’s Anna Macukas, who works in retail, in a top and skirt she found at vintage stores, a necklace made by her sister’s company Little Bird Jewelry and a flower head crown she made herself. Her belly was painted by the Gypsy Collective at the festival. “It says I am very pregnant eight months pregnant,” she said..
The buzz: Sophomore Kierstyn Breig and freshman Alex Nocera made valuable contributions off the bench after Tansley and Yesnowski got in foul trouble in the first round state game. Goodman has added 3 point range to her game. Ferguson fired Pat Quinn after he failed to make the playoffs by two points in 2006. Quinn finished that year with 90 points, his lowest total as Leafs coach. The following season, Paul Maurice first as Leafs coach, Toronto missed the post season on the final day of the season.